Double Door

Double Door

Music Venue and Rock Club
1572 N Milwaukee Ave (btwn Damen Ave & Honore St), Chicago, IL 60622, United States
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People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 7:00 PM–2:00 AM
  • Sun
    • 7:00 PM–Midnight
  • Mon
    • 10:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 10:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 7:00 PM–Midnight
  • Wed
    • 8:00 PM–Midnight
  • Thu
    • 7:00 PM–Midnight
  • Fri
    • 7:00 PM–1:00 AM
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)

Wicker Park / Bucktown's historic, famous, infamous live music venue hosting anyone and everyone in rock, pop, r&b, soul, hip-hop, metal, and everything in between since 1994.

8.6/10

Based on 197 votes

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  • What you need to know
    T C.
    "Soul Summit is always a fun time too."(2 Tips)
    Thompson Hotels
    "Art Brut at the Double Door."(2 Tips)
    Explore Chicago
    "Rolling Stones and the Smashing Pumpkins."(2 Tips)
    Billboard
    "... drinks and listen to live music any day of the week. Not to mention we’ve..."(4 Tips)
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  • intimate
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  • Laura M.

    Lots of space, good beers on tap, fun local music

    Laura McSlizz · March 23
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  • Roxana V.

    #TheChurch - fantastic show!

    Roxana V · March 7
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  • Chicago Tribune

    Soul Summit is a free event t at Double Door and the music is always good. It celebrates early soul music with a sprawling dance party that consumes Double Door on the third Saturday of every month. Read more

    Chicago Tribune · February 11
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  • Luis S.

    Ótima casa de show em Chicago! Vi os Slackers por lá e foi muito bom!!!

    Luis Shimabukuro · December 29, 2014
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  • caleb h.

    Great small sized venue with cheap/easily accessible drinks.

    caleb hanlon · December 1, 2014
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  • T C.

    Good beer selection to go with some good music. Soul Summit is always a fun time too.

    T Callahan · November 20, 2014
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  • Bernardo B. M.

    WiFi: misfits1

    Bernardo B. Mejia Huerta · November 10, 2014
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  • Chicagoist

    Whenever I know there's an act coming to town that I'm excited to see, I always hope it's at the Double Door because I know they're going to sound great. Read more

    Chicagoist · August 1, 2014
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  • Steve W.

    Could be the best venue in Chicago! Killer sound, great knowledgeable staff that KNOW good music! So there is always killer bands & killer tunes between. Great bars, great food. CANT LOOSE! GO enjoy!

    Steve Wolves · April 1, 2014
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  • Brad J.

    great small music venue

    Brad J · March 22, 2014
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  • DeadSet R.

    Get drunk! & enjoy!

    DeadSet Ready · September 15, 2013
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  • Billboard

    This spacious music venue in Wicker Park is a great place to grab some drinks and listen to live music any day of the week. Not to mention we’ve hosted a few of our own awesome parties here.

    Billboard · August 20, 2013
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  • La Guía Raspberry

    Un lugar histórico, musicalmente hablando. Aquí se han presentado grupos como The Smashing Pumpkins, Veruca Salt, Wilco, y Cheap Trick. Si te gusta la música, debes de visitar este lugar.

    La Guía Raspberry · March 10, 2013
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  • Charlie

    Buy me a beer?

    Charlie · February 21, 2013
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  • Red Bull

    Double Door was hipster before it was hip. This is the place for live music!

    Red Bull · November 15, 2012
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  • Jozlynn R.

    Loved the Conflict of Interest party at the Double Door. Free tacos and great music!

    Jozlynn Rush · August 11, 2012
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  • Deon B.

    I swear these guys are semi-good on there way to being really good.

    Deon Bradford · July 15, 2012
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  • The Expendables 2

    For an ASS-KICKING deal don’t miss the $5 PBR Tall Boys! Brought to you by THE EXPENDABLES 2 opening August 17!

    The Expendables 2 · July 4, 2012
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  • DJRC

    6/14 - w/ Ceú & Curumin

    DJRC · June 1, 2012
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  • Topshop

    We do love a hipster bar - especially one with a great live line-up!

    Topshop · May 29, 2012
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  • Robert l.

    Smashing Pumpkins, VAST, Hole, Killing Hanah.... Need I say more? Coming up are Rocklahoma, DJ Quik, RAW and so much more! A staple in Chicago

    Robert licursi · May 23, 2012
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  • Lisa W.

    Short person spot is on the elevated platform in front of the photo booth.

    Lisa W · May 13, 2012
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  • Mike L.

    Check out the plywood sinks

    Mike Lawlor · April 21, 2012
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  • Nena

    Use the double doors ;-)

    Nena · February 14, 2012
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  • Chicago Tribune

    With the feel of a rehearsal room/basement, the club's sound system and layout are prime for music lovers. Read more

    Chicago Tribune · October 5, 2011
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  • Vince L.

    Great sound system.... One of the best "small show" venues i have been to..

    Vince L · August 27, 2011
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  • Nate H.

    PBR Tall boy = $5

    Nate H · August 26, 2011
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  • RCRD LBL

    Great bands + good acoustics = good times (acts like Art Brut and Bob Log III). But if you come here during the summer, bring a fan. They have AC, but they never seem to turn it on.

    RCRD LBL · June 29, 2011
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  • Thompson Hotels

    Our concierge Catherine at Sax Chicago says to catch Art Brut at the Double Door.

    Thompson Hotels · June 20, 2011
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  • The Feast

    Get there early enough to snag a seat at the bar. Spin halfway to watch the band, spin halfway again to grab a drink. Repeat as needed.

    The Feast · June 10, 2011
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  • The Parlotones

    Chicago here we come!! We play Sunday June 19th! Get here early to check out The Daylights. Show starts at 8! Read more

    The Parlotones · May 30, 2011
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  • Digital Tour Bus

    You are currently on one of the trendiest streets in Chicago! If you have time, take a walk around the area. There are a bunch of cool shops!

    Digital Tour Bus · May 15, 2011
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  • Jen14221

    Blah Blah Blah rocked my fucking world!

    Jen14221 · February 2, 2011
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  • Kevin H.

    Go to a concert here!

    Kevin Higley · December 27, 2010
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  • Anna O.

    The damnwells are maybe the greatest band ever. If they are playing here attend a show it will be amazing.

    Anna O'Gorman · December 19, 2010
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  • Deanna

    If your a shorty like me go upstairs!! Its a little far away from the stage but worth it to actually see everything if you always have tall people in front of you like me.

    Deanna · December 8, 2010
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  • Kelli

    no more smoking passes! ask for a smoking bracelet!

    Kelli · December 1, 2010
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  • Deden P.

    Enjoy the music guys

    Deden Perdana · November 14, 2010
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  • Mazda

    Large venue featuring great music. Pluses are strong drinks and a great soundsystem.

    Mazda · November 10, 2010
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  • Alyssa

    Fantastic intimate music venue. Another must.

    Alyssa · October 13, 2010
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  • Kelli

    best kept secret in wicker park

    Kelli · October 8, 2010
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  • David S.

    The bartenders actually thank you for tipping! Unlike some venues that act like you lowe them. Crazy!

    David Spearman · October 1, 2010
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  • Brandon C.

    Dit is de beste locatie Read more

    Brandon Condict · September 16, 2010
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  • @AngelaWoody

    Love this place for hot music! Before your night out double back to @citysoles Read more

    @AngelaWoody · September 6, 2010
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  • Marco M.

    Classic Chicago venue, too bad the sound sucks.

    Marco Morelli · August 18, 2010
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  • Volcom Entertainment

    Tweak Bird will be rockin the roof off the Double Door on 8/15. If you haven't heard of these two brothers yet, then you are in for a freakin' treat!

    Volcom Entertainment · August 6, 2010
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  • Dew Tour

    Hands down one of the best places to catch a band. $5 PBR Tallboys! This place is heaven.

    Dew Tour · July 19, 2010
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  • martin k.

    Phil Kosch is a golden God.

    martin klara · May 8, 2010
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  • Iversen

    Dj is rocking maiden!!!!

    Iversen · April 27, 2010
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  • Kelli

    Smoking passes! They are great!

    Kelli · March 26, 2010
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