Flat Iron Building
A warren of galleries, studios and workshops burrows in the landmark Flat Iron Building. Contemporary painters, realist photographers,...
Debonair Social Club
It’s mostly a younger, hipster crowd dancing their asses off at Debonair. The main action takes place on the upstairs floor. That’s...
Big Star Taqueria
Once a filling station, now a taco-serving honky-tonk bar helmed by a big-name Chicago chef (Paul Kahan). So goes gentrification in...
Lonely Planet review
Alternative rock that’s just under the radar finds a home at this former liquor store, which still has the original sign out front and remains a landmark around the Wicker Park bustle. The cachet is such that groups like the Rolling Stones have plugged in too.