Best smoke shops in Chicago
If you're looking for a water pipe, Novelties is your best bet. The owners are reasonable and willing to negotiate with you on prices.
The Clark Street staple has enough glass, water pipes and vaporizers to make your face melt, dude.
Roots has had an Uptown location for quite some time, but its second Logan Square spot is a simple, unintimidating shop with great customer service. This place is perfect for anyone who is looking for an affordable artisanal water pipe.
Ash's is the mecca for smoking paraphernalia in the Wicker Park/Bucktown area. The shop has an extensive selection of hookah equipment and shisha flavors. The helpful staff will leave you feeling satisfied with your purchase.
The shop is on the opposite side of Belmont from most of the area's smoke shops. With an extensive selection of glass and a friendly staff, you'll have everything you need for your inhalation endeavors.
This small smoke shop has a very local feel. The shop owners are helpful and will give you a fair price and sound advice.