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226 W. Ontario St., Chicago, IL 60610
+1 312-787-4480
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Me and some friends went there on a Friday night for the first time and we loved it! They have two... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
via mobile
Good time

Me and my best friend came here on March Saturday night from out of town. There was a long line... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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18 Apr 2017
“Good time”
21 Jun 2017
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Hours Today: 22:00 - 05:00
226 W. Ontario St., Chicago, IL 60610
Near North Side
+1 312-787-4480
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Me and some friends went there on a Friday night for the first time and we loved it! They have two dance floors, in the top level they play mostly electronic and at the lower level they play hip hop. The place is always packed...More

Thank Gabarch
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Me and my best friend came here on March Saturday night from out of town. There was a long line has to wait about 15 minutes . It was warm outside so it wasn't bad. techno upstairs and hip hop downstairs. we mainly stayed downstairs,...More

Thank kmeads08
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing sound system delivers the highest sound quality at club volumen i hace ever heard. Nice ambiance and good drinks complete the experience. Was there to ser mark knight and loved it, even loved the guys before him which i had never heard of. Surely...More

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We were there, using really nice clothes, but my friends were using Nike shoes, because of this tiny detail we were really poorly treated... humiliated really... I wouldn't recommend this night club in a million years, we went to the apartment and were really well...More

3  Thank Júnior V
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Kudos to the owners of the Sound-Bar for the renovations to continue to provide Chicago with an upscale party space that hosts some top-notch DJ's spinning. We definitely were impressed by the event that we attended and would return for another!

Thank HHMR H
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Very loud, very crowded, techno type music... not really recommended. Love clubs but a little too much..strange vibe

Thank Erica L
Reviewed 27 February 2016

If your not a clubber and a weekend warrior with a fussy edge and can't get over stuff don't. This place is a Uber-cool experience, in the manner of NYC club styling. Not the type of place you want to stand around and stare cause...More

Thank Drew W
Reviewed 3 June 2015

The bartenders were absolute rude. They made the wrong drinks and have horrible attitudes. I went there to support a DJ friend but would never go back. They should be ashamed to treat their customers that way and expect them to pay $10/drink. There are...More

Thank tgotejas
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

From the girl at the front door to the bartenders--poor customer service. Music was good--but there are better places in Chicago!

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

Just plain out horrible. Very rude staff at entrance. Started yelling and got mad for no freakin reason.

1  Thank Frank P
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