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.

The Chicago Traveler — Master Mixologists

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ZAGAT — 16 Must-Try Cocktail Destinations Around the U.S.
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2014
Playboy — 15 Cocktails on National Rum Day
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2011
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2013
VODA Magazine
Time Out — 100 Best of 2008
Time Out — 13 Summer Cocktails
Vogue Magazine — Destination Chicago
PUNCH — The Best Craft Cocktail Bars in Chicago
Time Out — 100 Best of 2009
Time Out Chicago — Best Bars in Logan Square
Food & Wine Magazine — Kümmel 101
Chicagoist — Artists Behind "Relax Attack" Jazz Series Posters Honored
Tasting Table — The Best Cocktails of 2011
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2015
Tasting Table — The Best Cocktails of 2010
LA Times
Metrowize — The Best Mixology & Craft Cocktail Bars in Chicago
GQ Magazine — Welcome To Chicago
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2012
The Chicago Traveler — Master Mixologists
Chicagoist — The 12 Best Cocktail Bars In Chicago
Time Out Chicago — 2016 Bar of the Year
New City — Best New Bar