It’s got the requisite menu of fried food and burgers, televisions in every corner and a shot-and-beer–loving clientele. But the surroundings—stone walls, glass facade—lend this Lakeview sports bar a sensibility so laid-back and inviting that even the least sports-enthusiastic people can get into it.
|Venue name:||Avenue Tavern|
2916 N Broadway
|Cross street:||at Oakdale Ave|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Fri 3pm–2am; Sat 11am–3am; Sun 11am–2am|
|Transport:||El stop: Brown, Purple (rush hrs) to Diversey. Bus: 22, 36, 76.|
|Price:||Average beer: $5|