About

The Whistler is a bar, gallery, record label, and venue that hosts live music and DJs seven nights a week. Our award-winning cocktail program features an always-changing menu of classics, contemporary favorites, and Whistler originals. Our stage hosts an eclectic mix of jazz, punk, rock, electronic, country, and soul, along with Movieoke, film screenings, and other artistic endeavors. No cover charge. 21+ (proper ID required). Capacity 74. For concert or DJ booking, email booking @ whistlerchicago.com. For press inquiries, email heidi @ h2publicrelations.com. For anything else, email info @ whistlerchicago.com.

GQ Magazine — Welcome To Chicago

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Time Out — 100 Best of 2008
VODA Magazine
Time Out — 13 Summer Cocktails
Vogue Magazine — Destination Chicago
Metrowize — The Best Mixology & Craft Cocktail Bars in Chicago
PUNCH — The Best Craft Cocktail Bars in Chicago
Time Out Chicago — Best Bars in Logan Square
Chicagoist — Artists Behind "Relax Attack" Jazz Series Posters Honored
Beyond the Loop — Logan Square
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2012
LA Times
Details Magazine — Spice Up Your Cocktails
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2014
Chicago Magazine — The Top 10 Bars in Chicago
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2015
New City — Best New Bar
GQ Magazine — The 25 Best Cocktail Bars in America
Time Out — 100 Best of 2009
Chicagoist — The 12 Best Cocktail Bars In Chicago
Tasting Table — The Best Cocktails of 2011
Gaz Regan’s 101 Best New Cocktails
Tasting Table — The Best Cocktails of 2010
ZAGAT — 16 Must-Try Cocktail Destinations Around the U.S.
GQ Magazine — Welcome To Chicago
2015 Best Cocktails in America