There’s all kinds of blues here, from the more soulful to the more toe-tapping variety. With two stages and music playing until 4am and 5am on Saturday, what’s not to love? The musicians are the best blues musicians from around Chicago and the United States, some of whom also play internationally.
Kingston Mines attracts locals, tourists, blues legends, and celebrities alike who come for the blues that is played continuously, alternating between two stages, deep into the heart of the night.
Its late hours, regular acoustic blues sets, all-night kitchen, and vibrant neighborhood full of shops, restaurants, and other entertainment recommend this club as a top blues destination.
All things authentic about Chicago blues.
Buffered by fatty, sauce-covered rib tips ($12) or a po’ boy sandwich loaded with fried catfish, crab cakes or blackened chicken ($8.50), you won’t mind that you paid a $12 cover.
Oldest blues club in Chicago...and hands down the best. Tips? Drink and have fun!
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