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Sound-Bar

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Address: 226 W. Ontario St., Chicago, IL 60610
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+1 312-787-4480
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Thu - Fri 22:00 - 04:00
Sat 22:00 - 05:00

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It was ok

Very loud, very crowded, techno type music... not really recommended. Love clubs but a little too much..strange vibe

Reviewed 4 April 2016
Erica L
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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Me and my best friend came here on March Saturday night from out of town. There was a long line has to wait about 15 minutes . It was warm outside so it wasn't bad. techno upstairs and hip hop downstairs. we mainly stayed downstairs, GREAT MUSIC. jammed all night. Had a really good time.

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Thank kmeads08
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing sound system delivers the highest sound quality at club volumen i hace ever heard. Nice ambiance and good drinks complete the experience. Was there to ser mark knight and loved it, even loved the guys before him which i had never heard of. Surely will return if in Chicago.

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Thank Alex D
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We were there, using really nice clothes, but my friends were using Nike shoes, because of this tiny detail we were really poorly treated... humiliated really... I wouldn't recommend this night club in a million years, we went to the apartment and were really well treated there, I hope that the owners of this place really think about the general... More 

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PA
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89 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Kudos to the owners of the Sound-Bar for the renovations to continue to provide Chicago with an upscale party space that hosts some top-notch DJ's spinning. We definitely were impressed by the event that we attended and would return for another!

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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Very loud, very crowded, techno type music... not really recommended. Love clubs but a little too much..strange vibe

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Thank Erica L
London, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016

If your not a clubber and a weekend warrior with a fussy edge and can't get over stuff don't. This place is a Uber-cool experience, in the manner of NYC club styling. Not the type of place you want to stand around and stare cause the music WILL MOVE YOU - Cool vibe, energy and quick cocktails, worth a visit... More 

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Thank Drew W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

The bartenders were absolute rude. They made the wrong drinks and have horrible attitudes. I went there to support a DJ friend but would never go back. They should be ashamed to treat their customers that way and expect them to pay $10/drink. There are plenty of other options in the area.

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Thank tgotejas
Lexington, Kentucky
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Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

From the girl at the front door to the bartenders--poor customer service. Music was good--but there are better places in Chicago!

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Thank Samantha B
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Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

Just plain out horrible. Very rude staff at entrance. Started yelling and got mad for no freakin reason.

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1 Thank Frank P
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Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

The place was nothing compared to it's hype. The door staff who over charged me by $20 for the entrance fee and then wouldn't return it when I showed them there website said $10 a person after midnight. They atgued that I had to RSVP to get $10 cover due to the fact that there was a comma after the... More 

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