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Meet other local dive bar enthusiasts and find the best (and worst) Chicago dive bars. The idea behind this group is to seek out some of the most old-school, divey establishments with friendly folks who enjoy a cheap drink or two. We'll be visiting a range of dives in various neighborhoods based on recommendations and infamous reputations.

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Hey Chicago Dive Bar Fans!

  • Aug 2, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    Dive Bar Meetup at Archies

    21 Dive Barmers | 5.00

    Note: There's a couple other gems nearby that we'll hit. Should be a ton of fun.  Hope to see you! All the best, Rob Hello, My name is Rob and suffice it to say I’ve... Learn more
  • Apr 6, 2012 · 7:00 PM

    Western Mini-crawl Spring Fling

    10 Dive Barmers | 5.00

    We haven't done one of these for a while because the weather usually doesn't cooperate, but this winter has been so mild I'm going to go for it. Here's the schedule of... Learn more
  • Mar 16, 2012 · 7:00 PM

    Mr. ZJ's: The Polish Hammered

    12 Dive Barmers | 5.00

    OK, here's the spot for the next Meetup. I've never been here before and it's a little bit of a trek, but it appears to be worth it. I promise to check it out before the... Learn more
  • Feb 11, 2012 · 8:00 PM

    $2 Genniuss and Karaoke

    1 Member

    My favorite dive for the last 3 years! Join me for $2Guinness and Karaoke. This is a 4am bar, so if your still using training wheels this place may not be for you! Haha!
  • Feb 10, 2012 · 7:00 PM

    Rose's Lounge: Lincoln Park's True Dive

    16 Dive Barmers | 4.50

    We had a discussion at the L&L about which neighborhoods had good Dives in Chicago and I promised that I'd put something out for Lincoln Park. This is  great joint  that... Learn more
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