Chicago has no shortage of cool bars, but few serve up as much entertainment and throw-back fun as Emporium Wicker Park. The boozy cocktails and draft beers are served with a side of classic arcade games, making an evening of hanging with friends into a friendly competition. Emporium Wicker Park has pinball and arcade games, Skee-Ball, and more, plus the newest addition, professional-level pool tables. This isn’t one of those bars with a few arcade classics that you’ll likely never get a chance to play. Emporium Wicker Park has over 50 options, from pinball classics to Mortal Kombat, Space Invaders, and Donkey Kong arcade games.
Meanwhile, the bar serves about two dozen craft beers to choose from, plus cocktails, wine, and awesome non-alcoholic versions for your DD. And although there isn’t a food service kitchen, you’re welcome to bring or order in whatever you’d like to eat. So, games, drinks, bring-your-own food? What else do you need? Find Emporium Wicker Park on Milwaukee Avenue. The drinks flow seven days a week.