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House of Blues Chicago

329 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60610
+1 312-923-2000
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Concert Venue A+

We came in town for shows both Friday and Saturday night. The venue is clean and very well laid... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Tourist -

First time to Chicago. Managed to fit this in to a busy 3 day schedule. Shows are on Sunday’s at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
329 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60610
Near North Side
+1 312-923-2000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came in town for shows both Friday and Saturday night. The venue is clean and very well laid out. VIP options are available and add to the experience. Security is very well organized. I’d recommend a show here for sure.

Thank Shannon2k2
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First time to Chicago. Managed to fit this in to a busy 3 day schedule. Shows are on Sunday’s at 10am and 12:30 and includes a great buffet. Chicken and waffles, omelet station plus other buffet items you would expect. We went to the 10...More

Thank Fairoakien
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was just using the parking as I was at the hotel next door. Valet Devon chatted with my daughter and I for a few minutes while we waited for our car. He was so friendly and positive- just a real pleasure to talk to,...More

Thank Holly K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was a bit sceptical at first but this place was worth the visit. I can't fault it. The food and service were both good. Also really enjoyed the live band. Good vibe and atmosphere. Would go back.

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here with a restaurant.com coupon so it was a good value. We were seated immediately and our server was very good. We started with corn bread and voodoo shrimp and both were delicious. We had the NY strip for dinner and they were...More

Thank Kim449
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was there for dinner with a friend of mine; the place is very nice and the staff really professional and kind. Except that the food was nothing exceptional (good fried chicken but i had a difficult digestion...); the dessert was not easy to eat...More

Thank Simona M
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

HoB Chitown offers a great atmosphere, provided a welcoming staff and live music. We had 8 pm reservations on a Friday night and were seated immediately upon arrival. We opted for the jerk wings and chicken gumbo as appetizers, both were good selections. Oh, and...More

Thank Echelon248
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Holy.Crap. The food was amazing. Food upon food upon food. The chicken and waffles blew my mind. The mimosas just kept coming. There was something for everyone. The HOB itself was smaller than I expected, but really cool nonetheless. The entrance was hard to find...More

Thank Iris981
Reviewed 6 September 2017

A classic in Chicago, but sound a little bit touristic. the music it's good, but not the best.. Average food and beer!!

Thank rafael p
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Every time my wife and I are in a town that has a House of Blues, we always go there one night dinner. Wonderful Service, Great food, and awesome environment. This location is no different. We both enjoyed the entertainment during our dinner, and then...More

Thank Lectral
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7 October 2017|
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Response from A228 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. A full bar and food is available. And service is good. Their website will give you a good feel of the place.
15 August 2017|
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Response from Michael P | Reviewed this property |
Get there and go up to the VIP bar and then stroll down when show starts and move with the crowd to the front.............
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31 July 2017|
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Response from Michael P | Reviewed this property |
Meet and greets are a money maker for artists The upstairs VIP bar at HOB is quality I must say - do it you'll love it