2Bears Tavern now open in Uptown

Fri. March 11, 2022 2:09 PM by GoPride.com News Staff

photo credit // anthony meade

New LGBTQ late-night bar from the owners of Sofo Tap and Meeting House Tavern

The wait is over! 2Bears Tavern opened its doors on Thursday, March 10.

The new bar from 2Bears Tavern Group, the owners of Sofo Tap, Meeting House Tavern, and Jackhammer, brings an LGBTQ-friendly gathering space to Chicago's Uptown neighborhood. 

2Bears Tavern Uptown is located in the former Nick's on Wilson space at 1140 West Wilson Avenue.

According to the owners, the new LGBTQ tavern boasts free pinball, video games and darts; seven TVs; cocktails, CBD beverages and eight rotating drafts.

The bar holds a late-night tavern license and is dog-friendly. 

Following the Thursday grand opening, 2Bears Tavern has a busy St. Patrick's Day weekend planned.