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Redhead Piano Bar

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Address: 16 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654-7581
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+1 312-640-1000
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19:00 - 04:00
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Sun - Fri 19:00 - 04:00
Sat 19:00 - 05:00

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Stopped here for a couple cocktails. Didn't have the first things I ordered which was a cocktail on the drink menu. There was no cover charge which was nice. The piano player was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Trisha J
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped here for a couple cocktails. Didn't have the first things I ordered which was a cocktail on the drink menu. There was no cover charge which was nice. The piano player was good and played good songs from several decades and genres.

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Thank Trisha J
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Other than the bouncer who was not friendly to my party, the waitresses were very attentive. The piano player was pretty good and played all the songs we could think of for the 3 hours we spent there. Drinks were good but a bit pricey.

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Dubuque, Iowa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe when visiting this place years past I was more in a party mode. It was a Monday night so......The place seemed outdated and in need of a overall cleaning.

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Thank Mark G
Flower Mound, Texas
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beware of the dress code and no tennis shoes! Very talented piano man plays songs from many genres and decades. Unless you stand in front though you don't see him. Minimal audience involvement except some who sing a long. Good server and good drinks.

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Thank Sassy0062
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One man and a keyboard - who would have thought we would stay for 4 hours!!! the first guy was great then there was a switch-over and a second guy came - should have aligned on playlist as we duplicated a lot for the first bit of the next set but still fantastic toe tapping, sing along music

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Thank Zoe N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very nice time at this establishment. Very good beverages and outstanding service. Piano singalong was a fun time but if you're not into it, you can still have a wonderful time. No cover charge was a great surprise and probably made our decision to go here easier.

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Thank Barb E
Dania Beach, United States
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had a great time at the piano bar! Such a talented pianist and vocalist, they take requests, but keep it upbeat. Lots of people singing along. A good time had by all.

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Thank Shelley O
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

While in town for my girlfriend's birthday (we're from northern Minnesota) we had finished dinner and were looking for somewhere to enjoy some drinks and a bit of Chicago life. I came across this bar on Google maps and not knowing anything about it, we decided to give it a go. What a great decision it was! The drinks were... More 

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Thank Vince N
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Over the summer I attended a charity function where I won a gift certificate to Redhead Piano Bar. This past weekend I decided to use the certificate with a small group of friends. I could NOT get out of this place fast enough. A. The Shoes. We were nearly turned away at the door because of our male companion's footwear.... More 

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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Met really cool peeps there! I couldn't believe they were open til 4am! I would so go back! T drinks were good atmosphere was even better! They also have a cool smoking area check that out too!

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