3159 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL
(773) 525-2508 serving: North Side, Lakeview
open:Sun 9am-2am, Mon-Fri 11:30am-2am, Sat 9am-3am

Sidewalk Score: 9 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Restaurants, 21 & Over, After Work, Live Music, Outdoor Seating, Smoking Permitted, Alternative Rock, Folk & Bluegrass, Irish & Celtic, Punk, Rock & Pop, Country, American Express Accepted, Diners Club Accepted, Discover Accepted, Mastercard Accepted, Shop Online, Visa Accepted, Bars & Clubs, Bars & Pubs, Nightclubs, Neighborhood Bars, Singles Bars, Taverns,

The Low Down


Know Before You Go: The club presents live music seven nights a week.

What to Eat: Head next door to the adjacent sibling Harmony Grill for impressive, Southern-inflected American eats.

Where to Sit: Only about 150 people can squeeze into the live venue; there's not a bad sight line in the joint.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

Great "next big thing" music venue and bar in Lakeview.
by Contributor at Citysearch

You may not know some of the rock-influenced indie pop bands at Schubas, but a year from now they might be the next big thing. A lot of young Midwestern acts on low-budget tours take the stage during the week, but weekends belong to more…
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By Cara D at Insider Pages

I went to see a great band at Schubas, and I had such a great time. It has an extremely friendly atmosphere, and the service is excellent--Good mu... Read More

Great Jukebox
By Katie R at Insider Pages

Schuba's has a great atmosphere. I love the jukebox there. The service is good and the staff is friendly. They serve food from the Harmony Grill ne... Read More

Great local bar and venue
By jason s at Insider Pages

For being a relatively small venue, this place attracts some pretty good shows. I've seen Tom Morello's one man show and some really good local ba... Read More

Great intimate venue
By sarah a at Insider Pages

This is one of my favorite venues of all time. It is fairly small, which I think is part of its appeal. The front room is a bar where you can chat ... Read More

Great food, worst bartender ever!
By harrisonk1976 at Citysearch

On the bright side, Schubas books great bands and has terrific food (try the Mac n' Cheese or the Honey Chicken Brie sandwich) However, do NOT atte... Read More