The Green Mill
254 locals recommend · Estimated price 3 out of 4 ·
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Green mill is about a 30 min ride, but excellent live jazz. No talking allowed during performances, so not ideal if you’re wanting to have a conversation but worthwhile for sure!
Located Uptown this is one of the top tier historical jazz bars around. You can catch both big names and local artists. Note there's practically no talking allowed.
This used to be one of Al Capones hang outs. It still has the booth he used to sit in for a view of the front door. It's a great jazz club now with dancing and big band music too!
The Green Mill is sophisticated informality, warm glowing atmosphere steeped in the heady sounds of the early ’30s and ’40s; it was actually patterned after Clark Monroe’s Uptown House in Harlem (as it was during the ’40s). Uniquely comfortable to all audiences from the sequined Saturday night date…
Swinging sounds are on tap nightly, from big-name artists to local late-night jam sessions.
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