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Kingston Mines

2548 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-2348
+1 773-477-4646
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Great vibe

We went on a Monday night and there was plenty of space and good vibes. Free Street parking was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarah H
Shrewsbury, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Amazing experience

As blues club virgins, we weren't quite sure what to expect. WOW. Very friendly place with two... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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Kingston Mines is a blues music nightclub with 2 rooms, 2 stages and 2 bands & live music all night, 365 nights/year. We're the home of Doc's Rib Joint with ribs, wings & more right in the heart of beautiful Lincoln Park, on Chicago's North Side. Looking for a venue to host your next party or get together? Kingston Mines is the perfect venue for large or small groups alike! Ask about our party plans.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great blues” (54 reviews)
“blues club” (38 reviews)
“chicago blues” (31 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:30 PM - 4:00 AM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
2548 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-2348
Lincoln Park
2548 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-2348
+1 773-477-4646
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a Monday night and there was plenty of space and good vibes. Free Street parking was a plus that you don’t find many places in Chicago. Everyone was very friendly and the musicians were very talented.

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 1 week ago

As blues club virgins, we weren't quite sure what to expect. WOW. Very friendly place with two stages, each band playing for about 1 hour each before swapping over. The stand out act for us was The Corey Dennison Band, awesome! Lots of locals in...More

Thank flattopsteve
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

it's a must when visiting Chicago. The music is simply fantastic and the place is lovely. Two bands play every night. I go there whenever travelling to chicago

Thank Annalisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did New Years here. It was so much fun! I'm not sure if what we experienced is the usual. There are 2 sides to the venue with bars on each side as well as a place for ordering food in the middle. There were...More

Thank Mogirls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My group of 5 attended the Kingston Mines NYE party. We were luckily able to snag a bar rail against the back wall when we arrived around 8. Had we arrived any later we would have been standing all night. The music was FANTASTIC and...More

Thank WindyCityRay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The musicians must love this place almost as much as the audiences that they play to do. With two stages and a great layout for drinks + impressively quick service the bands inadvertently demand attention with brilliant music. This place just felt cool, and it...More

Thank Ashton_Willcox
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We came to hear Joanna Connor play and could not have had a better night. The food is fine - it's not great but it's not terrible. But I think you came to Kingston Mine for the music and the ambiance. The wait staff could...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Great musicians playing, good drinks, nice atmosphere, all the ingredients for a great night. Can get really crowded, so if you want a table get there at a decent time. But it's more fun to stand in front of the band dancing.

Thank Paula C
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

My 1st time here. What a great place to hear Good music. 2 rooms. 2 bands. Good drinks. Good service. Arrive early. Party on

Thank bevColdwater
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Music in diffeent rooms with strog musicians We entered early and listened to Big James and also Corey Dennison. We danced and also eat nice food

Thank nilay_sen
Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through
one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park
boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a
free zoo open to visitors year-round. This
pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks,
row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln
Park itself borders the lakefront area offering
peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline.
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12 October 2017|
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Response from skibumal | Reviewed this property |
We just bought tickets at the door and went straight in - no line ups.
15 June 2017|
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Response from Rachel R | Reviewed this property |
Casual for sure! You'll fit right in.
Da Casa d
26 May 2017|
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Response from Garry S | Reviewed this property |
My understanding is that the liquor age in Illinois is 21 so I don't believe that they would allow anyone in under that age. But find their phone number and call to double check.