The vivid colors and exotic look of this cozy establishment have weathered to ridiculous kitsch, but the spirit at the venerable venue is strong. Weekends are jammed with crunkers, sitters and sippers. Mid-week, Top 40 hip-hoppers and underground R&B divas sometimes drop in for live sets.
Funky Buddha Lounge
|Venue name:||Funky Buddha Lounge||Contact:|
728 W Grand Ave
|Cross street:||between Desplaines and Halsted Sts|
|Opening hours:||Wed 10pm–2am; Fri- Sat 9 pm- 2am; Sat 9pm–3am (Sun–Wed closed)|
|Transport:||El stop: Blue to Grand. Bus: 8, 56, 65.|
|Price:||Average cocktail: $6.50|