Joe's Bar

Photograph: Martha Williams
Joe's Bar on Weed StreetThe 3,500-square-foot roof of this hard-partying, country music-playing sports bar is now outfitted with cedar booths and tables, for all-day dining and drinking.�940 W Weed St (312-337-3486,

This multipurpose venue (it also hosts recreational sporting events) is fond of booking everything from death metal to hip-hop to mainstream country.

Venue name: Joe's Bar
Address: 940 W Weed St

Cross street: between Fremont St and Sheffield Ave
Opening hours: Mon–Thu 5pm–2am; Fri 5pm–4am; Sat noon–5am; Sun varies (call ahead)
Transport: El stop: Red to North/Clybourn. Bus: 8, 72.
Price: Average beer: $4
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