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Redhead Piano Bar

16 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654-7581
+1 312-640-1000
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OMG awesome

We went on a Monday night and had an absolute blast. I hadn't been here before. Good service and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Quincy, Illinois
via mobile
Nice place to have a drink

I only have a cranberry & pineapple drink. Listen to a few songs. I was the only customer there. It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Thaydra C
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  • Average9%
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4 weeks ago
“Nice place to have a drink”
16 Jun 2017
“Nice place”
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Hours Today: 19:00 - 05:00
16 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654-7581
Near North Side
+1 312-640-1000
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went on a Monday night and had an absolute blast. I hadn't been here before. Good service and awesome music- even songs by request. I wish I lived here- I'd go again and again.

Thank mfbarthe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I only have a cranberry & pineapple drink. Listen to a few songs. I was the only customer there. It was different for me. I've never been in a piano bar before. I'm sure it's fun for a group.

Thank Thaydra C
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We stopped in here for drinks. It was a very quaint Piano bar & an upstairs cigar area. This place has a very 1950s retro mobster feel. We had beers and listened to some music. Stayed about an hour. It was fun.

Thank DenaGayle
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Readhead Piano Bar last Saturday night. Had a great time and would highly recommend to anyone looking to have a great time in a casual environment.

Thank stillalarm
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I have seen the sign dozens of times and have been to other piano bars, so I thought I knew what this place was. I was wrong. We went in and instantly realized that we were at the wrong place. Easily 20 years to young...More

1  Thank onecoolraisin
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This basement bar is cramped with half the facility out of view of the piano. There is no room to dance, and the drinks were pretty lousy. Kudos to the talent playing the piano though... he was great and honored most requests. If you want...More

Thank Travel_Cxn22
Reviewed 7 June 2017

For the few times I've been in Chicago, I always seem to wind up in this piano bar and it's always a good time. The singing was great, the atmosphere was hoppin and it was packed on the Friday night we were there. Our waitress...More

Thank Susy M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I've passed this place quite literally hundreds of times, if not thousands. We happened to be walking past tonight and decided to finally go in for a drink. The piano bar part was okay--seen better, seen much worse. (Although what's with all the medleys?? Finish...More

2  Thank Rshavzin
Reviewed 22 May 2017

A friend and I stumbled across The Redhead Piano Bar one night, going home, and the place was packed. We decided to return the next day, and what a fortunate decision. We had a blast. The Martinis, their specialty, were delicious, the pianist was awesome,...More

Thank MsHaslund
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

A group of 8 of us went to the Redhead last Saturday evening. 4 couples. All of us around late 40's early 50's but young looking and well dressed. The guy on the gate said it was one in one out. Then proceeded to tell...More

1  Thank jazzyart
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Veronica H
26 June 2017|
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Response from Barb E | Reviewed this property |
I believe 21 as they were carding people at the door.
1 December 2016|
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Response from Steven S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Smart casual. Don't disrespect the Redhead. No rags , but demeanor is more important