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The Back Room Chicago

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Cocktail Lounges
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Central Chicago, Near North Side, Gold Coast, Streeterville
Cocktail Lounges, Bar & Grills, Bars, Night Clubs, Restaurants

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Bad customer service

Very very unhappy with a service. The entrance charge was $30 per person, however on the website it says $20-$25. The band was great, however I didn't understand why the band was keeping asking for tip when we already paid $30 for coming in and also there is a requirement to buy a minimum 2 drinks per person? Oh well, the best part was when we received the bill - a total for entrance cover, drinks, and tip. We were ... view more

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Avoid at ALL costs!

We were visiting from Ohio to the Taste of Chicago and I would NOT recommend The Back Room to anyone visiting Chicago. We were charged a $25 per person entrance fee (others were charged $30, others less than $25). The drinks were EXTREMELY pricey, a cup of coffee, $5 and a coke, $5 - other alcoholic drinks ranged from $12 - $15. Upon entering we were only told that there was a 2 drink minimum - not 2 drink per set... view more

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The Best Entertainment

This is a small jazz/blues/motown/etc. club that will really knock your socks off. I was there a couple of weeks ago and saw Bobby Lewis perform. Let me tell you, this cat really loves music and it shows in his performance. The club itself was very classy and welcomed my cigar smoke (upstairs only). Great decor and the club is well taken care of. My only complaint is the drinks were a little pricey. A Captain a... view more

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Great Music, cozy atmosphere, and fun people. The Jazz band playing was one of the best I've seen and really got the crowd going.

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My first time there was about three weeks ago, I went there through word of moouth. A quartet called the Charlie Johnson quartet was playing there. They blew us away.....i can't say enough about everyone of them, edspecially that 'smokin bass player.' I wanted to leave my e-mail adress with Miss Margaret, but forgot to, would you give it to her for me, so i can follow them. Keep up the good work, we'll be back i... view more

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Great Atmosphere but

During the winter went there to see an artist, made reservations. The artist cancelled that day. We didn't find out until we arrived from the western suburbs, and didn't have a second plan. Complained to the manager, and we were told that cover would be waived since we didn't know what to expect from the band. We were pleasantly surprised, the band was great. When it came to to close out our bill, the manager renigge... view more

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1007 N Rush StChicagoIL 60611

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