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Redhead Piano Bar

16 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654-7581
+1 312-640-1000
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It's a must

A friend and I stumbled across The Redhead Piano Bar one night, going home, and the place was... read more

Reviewed today
Copenhagen, Denmark
Fine if you are prepared to wait 'in line'

A group of 8 of us went to the Redhead last Saturday evening. 4 couples. All of us around late 40's... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chicago, Illinois
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  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
4 weeks ago
4 weeks ago
“Drinks and music”
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Hours Today: 19:00 - 04:00
16 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654-7581
Near North Side
+1 312-640-1000
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Reviewed today

A friend and I stumbled across The Redhead Piano Bar one night, going home, and the place was packed. We decided to return the next day, and what a fortunate decision. We had a blast. The Martinis, their specialty, were delicious, the pianist was awesome,...More

Thank MsHaslund
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A group of 8 of us went to the Redhead last Saturday evening. 4 couples. All of us around late 40's early 50's but young looking and well dressed. The guy on the gate said it was one in one out. Then proceeded to tell...More

Thank jazzyart
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved this place! John was incredible! He played every request and beautifully well. A true professional to whom I tipped well. The two who came on after him were good but I didn't like that the guy on the piano said that requests that...More

Thank Lori B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fun place! Everyone was nice and the music was fun. We were able to go out to the patio and enjoy some cigars and bourbon. We met a handsome, yet friendly man. Cannot wait to go back!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

Thank Trisha J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

Thank Bustrav8585
Reviewed 8 April 2017

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.

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 8 April 2017 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.

Thank Sassy0062
Reviewed 6 April 2017

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...More

Thank Zoe N
Reviewed 1 April 2017 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...More

Thank Barb E
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Is there a dress code?
2 December 2016|
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Response from Steven S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Smart casual. Don't disrespect the Redhead. No rags , but demeanor is more important