The Low Down
When to Go: There's always something of a crowd, but you can usually still snag a seat if you get there by 9pm on Friday. And glogg lovers should visit in winter, when Simon's regularly serves the traditional mix of warmed port, vodka, raisins and spices.
Know Before You Go: Simon's doesn't take credit cards, but there is an ATM just outside the door on the left.
Rants, Raves & Reviews
Old-time tavern attracts generations of Andersonville residents with no frills, good drink prices and a great jukebox.
by Contributor at Citysearch
A favorite of longtime neighborhood regulars--and an Andersonville institution since 1934--this low-ceilinged, low-lit and low-maintenance hang attracts one of the most diverse crowds on the North Side (equal parts gayâ¦
By Laura K at Insider Pages
Though the outward appearance of Simon's may indicate that it is some dive bar, it's so much fun, especially in the winter. When Hopleaf if overfl... Read More