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Buddy Guy's Legends

700 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-2111
+1 312-427-1190
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Fabulous music, welcoming & fun

If you love the blues, this is your place. The music is just so good, and if you're lucky, you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MadeleineRose59
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Sydney, Australia
Fantastic Music!!

What a Fantastic place to watch live Blues Bands! Met Buddy Guy and had a great time talking to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joe S
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Buddy Guy's Legends include his own reputation, plus the amazing array of local and national blues performers drawn to this music hotspot.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“cover charge” (44 reviews)
“blues club” (29 reviews)
“great blues” (27 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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700 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-2111
Downtown / The Loop
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+1 312-427-1190
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love the blues, this is your place. The music is just so good, and if you're lucky, you might even see Buddy himself. Every night is a great experience. (I planned to go once and ended up going back every night I was...More

Thank MadeleineRose59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a Fantastic place to watch live Blues Bands! Met Buddy Guy and had a great time talking to him. He had some great stories to tell. We had a table next to the stage and Booker T Jones came and sat with us. Very...More

1  Thank Joe S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the music here. The venue is nice with good seating and some Buddy items for sale. There are lots of alternatives in the city for blues and this is probably touristy, but hey - it's Buddy Guy!

Thank maxpaste
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place. Enjoyed some pre-entertainment and reasonably priced dinner and drinks followed by one of the best live blues shows I’ve seen in a long time, Ivy Ford. To ice the cake, Buddy Guy came on stage. Can’t wait to be back in Chicago to...More

Thank GordonN_Aust
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely evening the band was excellent and the lady singer was fantastic. Buddy Guy sang too but beware of his bad language.

Thank JLF1505
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place had a nice atmosphere. We were lucky enough to see Buddy Guy perform. Very busy not enough room.

Thank Tigeriffic69
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Walk into Legend's, any night of the week can be magic bringing you musical joy! We went to the last game of the year for the Cubs. Yea, they lost 11-1. It was 7-0 after 3 innings. "Let's change pitchers and go to Buddy Guy's"....More

Thank ScottD58
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Music was Nice. Got to see Buddy perform. Noticed staff was rude - a big fat black guy would walk on the aisles asking customers tô move their chairs. When we left Buddy was signing autographs on his CDs. I asked to put my name...More

2  Thank Moraes75
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I went for the free acoustics set. The service was nice and the musician was average. The drinks are expensive but abersge for the South Loop area.

Thank OTM330
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Came here with some friends when in town for a conference. Arrive before 7 and get happy hour prices and no cover charge. For a basket of catfish and fries and cornbread for 7 bucks and was filling. The musician played great. The food and...More

1  Thank Kent S
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Connie W
25 August 2017|
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Response from Gabriel C | Reviewed this property |
$10 cover charge, you need to call the venue and ask who's featuring the night u want to go
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Lily A
2 May 2017|
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Response from mary_cipollone | Reviewed this property |
Don't know about ticket sales at Buddy Guy Legends Club. When I had gone to the club it was a last minute decision. I waited in line to get in.
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Philip H
22 November 2016|
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Response from auntivicki8 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed this. Next time, definitely the Blackstone. Wonderful place, less than 2 blocks away.
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