Pubs in South Loop


Loads of taps with an ever changing menu. Food is edible but beer list is great. Lots of local beers with a good smattering of harder to find not so local ones. Lots of sports on teevees. Walking distance from downtown chicago. If you are in town for a convention or just want to go one place to check out Chicago's beer scene this could be a choice.


Bills itself as the second oldest liquor license in Chicago. Great old space where you can watch the game and drink some good beers. The selection is heavily weighted in locals brews. It's BYOF and there are several options steps in many directions. It is walkable from the downtown area, museum campus, and Soldiers Field.


Motor Row Brewing  Live Music WiFi available Brewery tasting room, may have limited hours. Bring your own food Specializes in Czech beers. Specializes in German Beer Growler fills available

Taproom with a variety of their own brewed on premises beers. Near McCormick Place Convention Center. Bring your own food.


Great little wine, beer and liquor shop. Most likely the best selection in the Loop and S Loop area.Check it out.


They are closed as of 5/9/19 with hopes of reopening by the end of the week. A location in south suburban Homewood is still open. One of the few African American breweries. Super friendly taproom with games and communal seating and good brews. Have opened a second location in the south suburb of Homewood. BYOF.


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