3101 N Sheffield Ave 1, Chicago, IL
(773) 883-4400 serving: North Side, Lakeview
open:Mon-Fri 5pm-2am, Sat 5pm-3am

Sidewalk Score: 8 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Bars & Pubs, Mastercard Accepted, Neighborhood Bars, Bars & Clubs, Discover Accepted, Visa Accepted, Restaurants, American Express Accepted, Specialty Cocktails, Jukebox, Diners Club Accepted,

The Low Down


Save Money: Besides hosting private parties for reasonable rates, Matilda/Baby Atlas is sometimes able to offer a discounted rate for events on weeknights (Monday-Thursday).

Know Before You Go: The minimum age is 23 (not 21), which is strictly enforced by friendly, conscientious doormen.

Hours: Even though they're attached, Baby Atlas is not always open when Matilda is. Baby Atlas's hours are Thu-Fri 9pm-2am; Sat 9pm-3am.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

Popular Lakeview space with a heavenly neighborhood bar and devilish lounge.
by Contributor at Citysearch

The Scene
The two-room Matilda glows behind storefront windows--all candlelight, blond wood, chrome accents, celestial colors and artful wall hangings--on a quiet pre-Belmont bustle corner. Clean-cut, casual 20- and 30-somethings…
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By juliusj533663365 at Citysearch

I don't quite understand how this place hasn't been closed down.\r \r The stairs leading from the main bar area to the subterranean dance area are ... Read More

Extremely bad customer service... first time there & my last
By TylerCrawford at Citysearch

I just waited over an hour for a pork chop at MATILDA-babyATLAS that the waitress told me was dropped on the floor and had to be remade. The grou... Read More

Best Bar in Lakeview
By bethylou10 at Citysearch

One of my favorite bars in Chicago, even with the treacherous stairs leading to the bathroom! The eclectic atmosphere, fun jukebox, and mind numbin... Read More

By stoyoda at Citysearch

I can't believe what I saw. First, I thought my buddy had ditched me, however, I noticed my friend being dragged outside. Little to be known, my ... Read More

Great Bar
By dpbodde at Citysearch

Eclectic atmosphere, no TV's, great music and decent food. Plus, the back room has several nice booths to hang out in...\r \r Love it... Read More