4802 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640
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When to Go : At 7pm every Sunday night, the city's original Poetry Slam draws a steady clientele; cover is only $6.
The Extras : After the slam, at 11pm, Patricia Barber takes the stage. A rare jewel of Chicago nightlife, this adventurous pianist-vocalist has built a large, loyal following.