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The bar chart | Feb 21–Mar 6, 2013

Our heated assessment of where to drink this week.
Copper House
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Photograph: Andrew NawrockiRed Square
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Photograph: Max HermanCharcoal Bar
 (Photograph: Jason Little)
Photograph: Jason LittleThe Bedford
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Photograph: Erica GannettBilly Sunday

Ay Chiwowa Billy Dec and crew took Martini Ranch’s 4am license and added tacos and tequila. 311 W Chicago Ave (312-643-3200). file under: late-night

The Bedford Is there a more perfect room for a Monday-night live-jazz series than the bank vault here? 1612 W Division St (773-235-8800). file under: date night, live music

Billy Sunday Not to be preachy, but: Cocktail enthusiasts, you should go here. 3143 W Logan Blvd (773-661-2485). file under: cocktailians, Trotter’s vets

Copper House It’s basically still Jury’s, but it has a better beer list. 4337 N Lincoln Ave (773-935-2255). file under: burgers, neighborhoodie

Charcoal Bar Eleven seats, one bartender, Japanese-style cocktails. 702 N Wells St (312-988-7864). file under: cocktailians

Horse Thief Hollow The gastropub trend just made its way to Beverly. 10426 S Western Ave (773-779-2739). file under: beer geeks

Red Square Vodka and spa treatments. Don’t pretend like this doesn’t sound like the best idea ever. 1914 W Division St (773-227-2284). file under: drinking in robes, Russian baths

Rock Island Public House A hip-looking craft-beer bar opened in Blue Island. 13328 Olde Western Ave, Blue Island (708-388-5513). file under: beer geeks, sentences never before written

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