Nightlife in Andersonville

Chicago has an eclectic and lively nightlife scene! Check out the bars and clubs in the Andersonville neighborhood.

Transistor: An Andersonville Shop for the Art/Book/Music Lover

Transistor is one of those hard-to-define Andersonville stores. Is it a record store? A bookstore? With art for sale on every inch of wall and amps, instruments, and headphones on display, I had to ask—what is Transistor?

KISS Meets the Neo-Futurists

Fortunately, the good folks over at the Neo-Futurists never let bad movie scripts disappear. With their weekly series, “It Came from the Neo-Futurarium X,” running every Thursday, the talented troupe of actors resurrect the dead for the purpose of hilarity.

Marty’s (Bar, Andersonville)

Location: 1511 W. Balmoral Phone: (773) 561-6425 I have spent plenty of time attacking the eateries, antique shopping and coffee shops of [...]

Farragut’s (Bar, Andersonville)

Location: 5240 N. Clark St. Phone: (773) 728-4903 The fine bartenders at Mary’s and Marty’s set the bar pretty high and, well, [...]

Mary’s Rec Room (Bar, Andersonville)

Location: 5402 N. Clark St., Andersonville/Edgewater Phone: 773.784.6969 Website: hamburgermaryschicago.com/recroom Ok, let me preface this by saying that Mary’s was our stop [...]

Simon’s Tavern (Bar, Andersonville)

Simon’s has been around since 1934, and the decor pays homage to the Swedish roots of Andersonville.

UPchicago Bar Crawl: Edgewater & Andersonville

UPchicago Bar Crawl: Edgewater & Andersonville

Bar Crawl #4 was approached with an air of expertise and formula — which was great, because, logistics handled, we could concentrate on the drinks… er, fellowship and staff bonding. This time, we bonded all over Edgewater and Andersonville, on the far north side.