Ginger Man

Ginger Man

3740 N Clark St, Chicago, IL
(773) 549-2050 serving: Wrigleyville, North Side
open:Sun-Fri 3pm-2am, Sat 3pm-3am

Sidewalk Score: 8 out of 10

The Low Down


Know Before You Go: Once in a while, the bar hosts pool tournaments and on an occasional Sunday night, you can catch a game of dirty word Scrabble.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

This Wrigleyville institution is bohemian, friendly and open 365 days a year.
by Contributor at Citysearch

In Short
Open since 1977, the Ginger Man is named for a book by J. P. Donleavy about a hitchhiker in Europe, and an easy bohemian vibe pervades. A diverse crowd draws from the Metro, Wrigley and the neighborhood. A hodgepodge of…
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like this bar
By Craig F at Insider Pages

Ginger Man is a nice respite from the testerone-charged, way-too-fratty bars you normally get in Wrigleyville. It's got an unpretentious atmospher... Read More

Cool neighborhood bar
By boofdpu at Citysearch

This isn't the place if you're looking for a dance floor or flashy flat-screen TV's. However, if you want a decent selection of beers and a cool, ... Read More

Fun Dive in...Wrigleyville
By Kaitie C. at Judy's Book

This bar is one of the coolest bars in Wrigleyville, precisely because the typical bar here is cool in a trendy/tourist/frat/sorority kind of way, ... Read More

a rare delight
By zephyr at Citysearch

there must be some irony in the fact that this bar is located in wrigleyville--to say the least its a hip chicago bar for the bookish. Read More