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Thirsty? Here's Where to Drink in Chicago Right Now

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With summer here, now is the perfect time for a great cocktail to cool you off from the heat. Whether it's the classic martini or something that's a little more complex, you can quench your thirst by following the Eater Chicago Cocktail Heat Map.

These spots have mastered the art of craft cocktails and their diverse concoctions will satisfy even the most selective drinkers. So check out the map to answer the question: Where can I get a really well-made drink, right now? And if you just want a beer or something simple? Well, you should be ok there, too.

Did we miss your favorite spot? Leave us a comment and tell us where you like to drink and maybe it'll show up on the map.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Scofflaw

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3201 W Armitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

2. Drinkingbird

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2201 N Clybourn Ave
Chicago, IL 60614

3. The Point

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401 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60654

4. Ada Street

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1664 N Ada St
Chicago, IL 60642

5. Barcito

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151 W Erie St
Chicago, IL 60654

6. The Lounge at Premise

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5420 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640

7. The Dock at Montrose

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N Harbor Dr
Chicago, IL 60601
773-704-8435

8. Nellcôte

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833 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60607

9. Balena

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1633 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60614

10. Barrelhouse Flat

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2642 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 857-0421
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11. Maude's Liquor Bar

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840 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 243-9712
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12. The Aviary/The Office

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955 W Fulton Market
Chicago, IL 60607

13. The Drawing Room

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937 N Rush St
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 266-2694
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14. Bar DeVille

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701 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 929-2349
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1. Scofflaw

3201 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
3201 W Armitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

2. Drinkingbird

2201 N Clybourn Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
2201 N Clybourn Ave
Chicago, IL 60614

3. The Point

401 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60654
401 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60654

4. Ada Street

1664 N Ada St, Chicago, IL 60642
1664 N Ada St
Chicago, IL 60642

5. Barcito

151 W Erie St, Chicago, IL 60654
151 W Erie St
Chicago, IL 60654

6. The Lounge at Premise

5420 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640
5420 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640

7. The Dock at Montrose

N Harbor Dr, Chicago, IL 60601
N Harbor Dr
Chicago, IL 60601

8. Nellcôte

833 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60607
833 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60607

9. Balena

1633 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614
1633 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60614

10. Barrelhouse Flat

2642 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
2642 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60614

11. Maude's Liquor Bar

840 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60607
840 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60607

12. The Aviary/The Office

955 W Fulton Market, Chicago, IL 60607
955 W Fulton Market
Chicago, IL 60607

13. The Drawing Room

937 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611
937 N Rush St
Chicago, IL 60611

14. Bar DeVille

701 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60612
701 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL 60612

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