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Phyllis' Musical Inn

Neighbourhood: Wicker Park / Bucktown
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Address: 1800 W Division St, Chicago, IL
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+1 773-486-9862
15:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Fri 15:00 - 02:00
Sat 15:00 - 03:00

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Looking for a dive with live music? This is your place.

I may be biased because I live just 2 blocks away, but Phyllis' is a go to dive of mine. The DJ has been there since the 50's - 45s and all, and there's live music every night... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

I may be biased because I live just 2 blocks away, but Phyllis' is a go to dive of mine. The DJ has been there since the 50's - 45s and all, and there's live music every night. Stephanie the bartender is great and the crowd is hip/hipster depending on the day. Pull your chair up to the bar and... More 

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East Midlands, UK
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Reviewed 8 June 2015

This is corner bar that looks a bit like time has forgotten it. The bar looks a little old from outside but has a comfortable feel to it. The beer selection is more than adequate but the main thing here is the cover free live music. We found this bar almost by accident but would happily return for the beer,... More 

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Reviewed 20 September 2012

Phyllis' is a fabulous bar opened in 1954 featuring classic decor. Fortunately it has been up kept but hardly renovated. Has those great wooden iceboxes that keep beer ice cold. Live music is featured many nights. There is outdoor basketball & a horseshoe pit. The warm, congenial host, Clem Jaskot will down a shot or two with you also. A... More 


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