Bin Wine Cafe

Bin Wine Cafe

1559 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL
(773) 486-2233 serving: West Side, Wicker Park
open:Monday To Thursday From 05:00 PM To 10:00 PM Friday To Saturday From 05:00 PM To 11:30 PM Sunday From 05:00 PM To 10:00 PM

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


Restaurants, Group Dining, Date Spot, $$, Traditional American, People Watching, Pizza, Wine Bars, Mastercard Accepted, New American, Late Night Dining, Discover Accepted, Visa Accepted, Brunch, American Express Accepted, Quiet, Tapas / Small Plates, Romantic Dining,

The Low Down


Save Money: Starters such as tempura green beans can be ordered in portions fit for two or four people; order a few if you want to skip a full entree.

What to Drink: Enjoy the wine you just tasted? All bottles all available at the cafe for take-home purchase.

When to Go: On Sunday nights, the restaurant hosts a rousing bingo game, complete with wine-focused prizes. There is a $20 food and beverage minimum to play.

Where to Sit: Grab a seat by the rollback garage door during the summer for prime people-watching on Damen Avenue.

Save Money: Starters can be ordered in portions fit for two or four people; order a few if you want to skip a full entree.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

Unlike its sleek Bin 36 sibling, this downsized wine bar is intimate and cozy. Natural materials---a cork partition, zinc-topped bar---and a food bar affording a great view of the kitchen meld with wine-friendly bites that aren't an…
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Green Beans, Wine and a Great Server
By outofowner at Citysearch

I've never done this before, so bear with me please. We were visiting from out of town and came across bin wine cafe from City Search and thought ... Read More

good food, great wine
By ddot1977 at Citysearch

This is my favorite restaurant in Wicker/Bucktown! The food is always really good and the wine flights are top notch. My wife and I went there fo... Read More

Rude Staff; Poor Management
By kshiff at Citysearch

I'm a huge fan of local, smaller establishments and was really excited to try this place out. The food was fairly good, nothing incredible to note ... Read More

A great place on a sunny day
By Elizabeth R at Insider Pages

Bin is a great place to come for brunch in the spring and summer months. They open up the restaurant so you get a lot of fresh air, and it's really... Read More

At least let us know
By mohrpwr at Citysearch

My girlfriend and I were visiting Chicago from out of town and wanted to eat here it looked like a great place to go before we went to the blue ma... Read More