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Address: 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60202-1337
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Excellent place for music. Intimate and comfortable. Great line up of musicians!

We have been going to Space since it opened. They have a terrific lineup of great musicians from classical, jazz, country and more! Very intimate and comfortable space. And it is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris_Chuck
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Evanston, Illinois
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Evanston, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to Space since it opened. They have a terrific lineup of great musicians from classical, jazz, country and more! Very intimate and comfortable space. And it is very affordable. We love that this is in our neighborhood!

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Thank Chris_Chuck
Appleton, Wisconsin
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife discovered SPACE on Stacey Kent's Face book page. She was reluctant to buy a ticket to a venue where we would most likely have to stand up for the show. Well, her fears were unfounded! First the show was less than 90 minutes and standing in the back as far as you can get from the stage (conveniently... More 

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Thank Clayton H
Evanston, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We have been here a number of times as we are music lovers of all genres which makes this place a gem. We go see artists both well known and lesser known and have enjoyed EVERY show. We love this venue so much that we often see artists that we have never heard of prior to the show. The staff... More 

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Thank ercks
Evanston, Illinois
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392 reviews
122 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Saw Jim Messina here recently; great concert and venue. Space is intimate, so a lot of artist/audience connection, even at the back. Kind of hard for wait staff to serve, but they manage.

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Thank jaz79h
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36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I actually planned my visit with family in the area around this venue ! They had been here several times before and had recommended it to us. The restaurant Union Squared is out front, and you can order a meal from them before entering the theater. The tables are fairly small so you have to order with that in mind.... More 

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Thank Audrey R
Chicago, Illinois
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The new owners turned a random back room into an awesome spot. The sound quality is insanely good! The acts are great. And the drink prices are so reasonable. Staff is super friendly as well. Great place for a date or night with a couple of friends.

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Thank Julianna312
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66 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

SPACE is a small and intimate venue with tables in front of the stage and standing room in back. The sound there is great. The staff was friendly. The drinks are not expensive and you can even grab some pizza and eat during the show. I was there to see Reve Carney playing. I'm not sure if works for every... More 

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Thank Bruna D
Chicago, Illinois
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100 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Whether you are a local or visiting, this venue is something special. This is not a local band bar, these are all recording artists. This room is set up cabaret style, tables in front, standing room in back. The sound beyond compare, I am a live music fanatic and to see a show here is really something special.

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Thank Steve S
West Chicago, Illinois
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75 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We are always looking for our favorite artists to play at Space. Online reservations are a breeze and easy to choose a table. There is a restaurant attached and it also allows you to order pizza and bring it in to the show. The premium liquor selection is great and prices not bad. The wait staff there are great and... More 

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Thank Roseann P
Evanston, Illinois
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great sound good pizza and beer. Try and reserve a table or you may stand all evening. We have often been unfamiliar with the musicians but always pleasantly entertained.

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