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.

Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2013

Autumn Sweater at the Whistler

The name pretty much sums it up: Made with the smoky new edition of Letherbee Autumnal Gin, glögg, Angostura and Peychaud...

PUNCH — The Best Craft Cocktail Bars in Chicago
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2012
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2015
ZAGAT — 16 Must-Try Cocktail Destinations Around the U.S.
LA Times
Beyond the Loop — Logan Square
Metrowize — The Best Mixology & Craft Cocktail Bars in Chicago
Vogue Magazine — Destination Chicago
Tasting Table — The Best Cocktails of 2010
2015 Best Cocktails in America
GQ Magazine — Welcome To Chicago
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2014
Playboy — 15 Cocktails on National Rum Day
Time Out — 100 Best of 2009
Tasting Table — The Best Cocktails of 2011
Details Magazine — Spice Up Your Cocktails
Time Out — 13 Summer Cocktails
GQ Magazine — The 25 Best Cocktail Bars in America
Time Out — 100 Best of 2008
New City — Best New Bar
Time Out Chicago — Best Bars in Logan Square
Esquire — Cocktail of the Week: Standing Stone
Chicago Magazine — The Top 10 Bars in Chicago
Food & Wine Magazine — Kümmel 101
Chicagoist — Artists Behind "Relax Attack" Jazz Series Posters Honored