Walk down any street in Chicago and you'd be hard-pressed to not find a packed bar, ultra-chic cocktail lounge, or clubs boasting expert mixologists and irresistible beverage presentation. With an ever-expanding craft beer scene, legendary breweries, and an unbeatable drinking culture, Chicago has certainly "hit its boozy stride."

Rightfully so, GQ Magazine has named Chicago the Greatest Drinking City in America.

Hot on the heels of another top accolade, with Charles Joly being crowned the Diageo World Class Bartender of the Year 2014, Chicago has amassed a great deal of distinction and renown for its drinking. 

Visit our Nightlife section and see roundups of some of the best venues for drinking in the city. Be sure to also check out our blog for some great coverage on our beverage bravado.

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