Violet Hour, Chicago, Illinois

15 Mentions on Trippy

Violet Hour

1520 N Damen Ave

Chicago, IL 60622

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(773) 252-1500

http://www.yelp.com/biz/oEFJ29zAQ

  • 4 mentions in Best hidden gems in Chicago?

    • Keith G.

      Keith G. said, "...bars in the Lincoln Park nieghborhood. I love the food at Hub 51 and Carnivale. Some other ideas for bars are Violet Hour or Three Dots and a Dash if you are into mixology. Bub City or Old Crow Smokehouse for a..." See More

    • Nina G.

      Nina G. said, "...the food is delicious. Big Star for tacos, micheladas and a great patio scene. It's also just across the street from Violet Hour for cocktails. Ruxbin Kitchen is also a great place and it's sister restaurant Mott Street is equally fun for..." See More

    • Kara S.

      Kara S. said, "...the best deep dish pizza in the city! If you're into specialty cocktails, I would recommend The Barrelhouse Flat and speakeasy Violet Hour ...their mixologists make some of the best cocktails in the city. For a comedy club, you can't go wrong..." See More

    • Emily M.

      Emily M. said, "...fancier, but worth it) and The J. Parker at the Lincoln Hotel (trendier, best unobstructed view of the lake) Also love Violet Hour and The Barrelhouse Flat as others have suggested. Scofflaw is fun and different (a gin bar), The Aviary is..." See More

  • 1 mention in Girls food & wine trip?

    • Kit G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kit G. said, "...award winner. If you do head to Wicker Park, Big Star is a fantastic and cheap taco place with strong drinks, Violet Hour across the street from Big Star is an amazing cocktail lounge. Both are in Wicker Park. Chicago is obsessed..." See More

  • 1 mention in Bachelorette Weekend: We need a hotel, spa, bars, and food ideas

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...or GT Fish & Oyster - can't go wrong Big Star - casual dinner with amazing margs and tacos. Head to Violet Hour across the street while you wait (because you will). Brunch Longman & Eagle - the bestSummer House Santa Monica..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best places to grab dinner for a girls night

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...de pescado are my favorites. They are cash only and don't take reservations, but you can head to the speak easy Violet Hour across the street for some fancy drinks while you wait...." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do if you only have one day in Chicago?

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...give them your mobile number and grab a tike drink at Lost Lake while you wait. Other great cocktail bars are Violet Hour, Billy Sunday, Aviary, and Scofflaw to name a few. Have a great trip and let me know if..." See More

  • 1 mention in How to experience Chicago like a local?

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...are Piece Brewery & Pizzeria , some of the best pizza in the city, and Brobagel for bagels! Revolution Brewing and Violet Hour are great places to grab drinks - beer and cocktails respectively, and you can get your juice on at..." See More

  • 1 mention in Cheap but awesome places to go and see in the Chicago area

    • Ying Y.

      Ying Y. said, "...drinks. They have $3 bourbon pours of some great bourbon. This place gets SUPER crowded so get there during off hours. Violet Hour- this place is a speakeasy run by the people behind Big Star and is literally right across the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best area to stay in Chicago?

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...straight from O'hare airport) and there are fantastic restaurants and bars in this area like Big Star, Piece Brewery & Pizzeria, Violet Hour, The Chop Shop & 1st Ward, Brobagel, Antique Taco, and Birchwood Kitchen and so many others - plus..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do in one weekend in Chicago?

    • Katie P.

      Katie P. said, "...explore one of the neighborhoods. Wicker Park has a lot of great restaurants and bars (try Piece Brewery & Pizzeria, or Violet Hour ), as does Lincoln Park (the Lincoln Park Zoo is a Chicago classic). If you enjoy comedy, check out..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must-do things in Chicago?

    • Tandy L.

      Tandy L. said, "...out a few bars and music venues there and it was decent. The one bar that stood out the most was Violet Hour. Really creative cocktails if you're into that. I would suggest just Violet Hour even if there weren't anything..." See More

  • 1 mention in Labor Day weekend in Chicago?

    • Bridge M.

      Bridge M. said, "...extravagant. Get lunch at Big Star for tacos and margaritas, where you can sit outside ...... then savor classy cocktails at Violet Hour (there may be a line), which is a speak-easy style barHubbard Street has several bars, where you can bar..." See More

  • 1 mention in In Chicago in early May for one night only; suggestions?

    • Brady H.

      Brady H. said, "...Have dinner at Girl & the Goat. You will have drinks at Violet Hour. Stay at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago...." See More