"Lincoln Park hangout where music lovers flock for all-live rock recordings in a loungy setting."

2683 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL
(773) 348-9800 serving: Lincoln Park, North Side
open:Sun-Fri 5pm-2am Sat 5pm-3am

Sidewalk Score: 7 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Bars & Clubs, Rock & Pop, Funk, Soul & R&B, DJ, Mastercard Accepted, Neighborhood Bars, Cash, Bars & Pubs, Visa Accepted, 21 & Over, Restaurants, American Express Accepted, Smoking Permitted, Jukebox, Techno & Industrial, Hip-Hop & Rap,

The Low Down


The Extras: aliveOne is also available for parties and events.

Save Money: Pints are $2 on Tuesday nights.

Where to Sit: Snag a table in the front room to be in the midst of all the action, or snuggle on the couches of the alcove for a more intimate experience. For something completely different, head to the back room, when it's open.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

By norris n at Insider Pages

I like coming here with a couple people. the place is not that big and it is a nice lounge to just hang out. the crowd and environment is really nice. Read More

getting to be a crowd
By Emily D at Insider Pages

Love this bar, this has been a favorite for the last few years due to the excellent dj who spins hip hop in the back room, the problem is, the room... Read More

By stephanie k at Insider Pages

When there is a good DJspinning then this place is awesome to hear hip hop and rap..but when the DJ is not so good, as has been the case lately, th... Read More

not a bad place, at all
By Craig F at Insider Pages

The gimmick to aliveone is the jukebox only offers live albums. That simple play on words is actually effective, and the selection is pretty sweet... Read More