Big Chicks

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Free Wifi · Cash Only

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5024 North Sheridan RD

Google Map 773 728 5511

Men and men; women and women; men and women: all are welcome here at the Uptown Bar.

Upcoming Events

Open EVERY Day! Specials dine-in only.


Extra seating in Tweet Mondays for Buck Burger nights (board games out to play)!

 ~ Welcome Birthday Parties! ~ 

Kitchen opens @ 4pm Monday - Saturday, 6pm Sunday Call 773 728 5511 for pick up food orders! Not available Mondays,  all specials dine-in only. 

Free* Sunday BBQ Menu

(4-6pm - dine in only - drink purchase required)

David is serving up a rotating menu for the season.

February 10

Burger, Veggie Burgers, Dogs & Brats

February 17

Fried Chicken & Veggie Burgers

Don't be late, this food goes fast!

Stuart and Don are behind the bar serving cocktails 

Winter Buffet Menu:

And don't forget  our $3 Vodka Lemonades

Experience the many artists in our collections by stopping in to look or go to our  gallery for a preview

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Metro Flywheel 
Bright Lager

Delirium: Tremens - (Belgium)

Delerium Tremens
Belgian Strong Ale

Lagunitas: Maximus (Chicago)

Strong IPA

Lagunitas Hop Water 2

Lagunitas: Hop Water (Non-Alcoholic!)

Non-Alcoholic,Hop Flavored Sparkling water. Light refreshing. 0 Cal. 0 Sugar 0 Carbs. 

Makes a great mixer for cocktails too! 

New on Tap:

21st Amendment:

21st Blood Orange B Fo D

Blood Orange Brew Free! or Die IPA

Blood Orange Brew Free! is brewed like our original west coast style Brew Free! or Die IPA, but with an abundance of fresh blood orange puree and a twist of citrusy dry hops. Refreshingly different. As Abe would say, “Whatever you are, be a good one.”

Open 4pm daily, Sat 9am, Sun 10am for brunch

Happy Chinese New Year!

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Taking a break from the booze? 

Looking for something new and refreshing?

Lagunitas Hop Water 2

We've got a new option for you! 

Lagunitas Sparkling Hop Water!


Light - Citrusy - Floral - Refreshing! 

Great base for Mocktials too!

You know what this season brings....

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 Join us for new ANOTHER NEW Season 


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Season Premier: FEBRUARY 28th @ 8pm!

 ** Follow us on instagram at bigchicks_theuptownbar.  Show us what you've got. 

Fridays and Saturdays are all about friends, cocktails, good food, conversation and dancing! Start with Jenn and BRANDON (he's back for Fridays) and Suzanne  on Friday.  Then put those dancing shoes on with Don at the turntable starting at 9pm. Lots of fun happenings at Chicks...look for them! Mauricio, Suzanne and Brandon are behind the bar Fridays....and Stuart is behind the bar on Saturdays! 

JENN is slinging cocktails for cocktail hour on Thursday now, look for some fun drinks and specials coming.

Come enjoy cocktails and good company in a cozy, welcoming place. x michelle

KITCHEN OPEN 4 PM DAILY! ( 6pm on Sunday after BBQ)  Cheese plates available from bar til close.  Includes a vegan cheese tray which is great btw.

Check out our feature in "bon appétite"! 

I Think We Have A Gay Bar

Big Chicks Lead Bon Appetit

A big shout of thanks to everyone who made these past years so wonderful! I am truly grateful for all we have shared! To David Tamarkin from Bon Appetit, a terrific writing piece, thank you! 

- Love Michelle

Big Chicks Peeking Bon Appetit 

Swing by Big Chicks for some eats and drinks! Food specials every day.

Music - Food - Culture

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Learn a bit more about our fabulous owner - Michelle Fire, Big Chicks, & Tweet in this write up from VoyageChicago!

Thanks to all our wonderful patrons for joining us on our journey and for showing your continued love and support!

You have been asking for them and now they are back in stock!!!


Orange on black Tomcat shirt is in stock in all sizes including xxl.

Back in stock are both colors of "Strength and Health","Bar at the end of the Universe", "Ursine Desires", and finally the reissue of TOMCAT!
All shirts are $20 (Sm-XL) $22 Larger sizes can be ordered.

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