The coolest and sleekest of Wrigleyville bars can handle spillover from any Metro show, no matter who's been playing. That's no easy task, but the look and feel of this place, exposed-brick walls littered with slick flat-screen TVs and paintings of jazz musicians is as welcoming to Atmosphere die-hards as Sufjan Stevens fans.
3714 N Clark St
|Cross street:||between Waveland Ave and Grace St|
|Opening hours:||Sun–Fri 5pm–4am; Sat 5pm–5am|
|Transport:||El stop: Red to Addison. Bus: 22, 36, 152.|
|Price:||Average cocktail: $5|