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.

Tasting Table — The Best Cocktails of 2011

The Best Cocktails of 2011
 
No Contest
 
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Food & Wine Magazine — Kümmel 101
GQ Magazine — Welcome To Chicago
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2013
Gaz Regan’s 101 Best New Cocktails
2015 Best Cocktails in America
Metrowize — The Best Mixology & Craft Cocktail Bars in Chicago
Chicago Magazine — The Top 10 Bars in Chicago
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2011
Chicagoist — The 12 Best Cocktail Bars In Chicago
VODA Magazine
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2012
Time Out — 100 Best of 2008
Time Out Chicago — Best Bars in Logan Square
LA Times
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2014
The Chicago Traveler — Master Mixologists
Time Out — 13 Summer Cocktails
Vogue Magazine — Destination Chicago
Time Out Chicago — 100 Best of 2015
Chicagoist — Artists Behind "Relax Attack" Jazz Series Posters Honored
Tasting Table — The Best Cocktails of 2010
GQ Magazine — The 25 Best Cocktail Bars in America
ZAGAT — 16 Must-Try Cocktail Destinations Around the U.S.
Esquire — Cocktail of the Week: Standing Stone
Beyond the Loop — Logan Square