Welcome to Clark Street Ale House


24 Craft Beers on Tap – Revolving Selection Daily

As a pioneer of the craft beer revolution in Chicago, Clark Street Ale House has enjoyed a long history as a favorite bar for local and visiting beer lovers.  Our guests are treated to a constantly changing selection of the most sought-after craft beers.  A wide variety of bottled beer is available as well.

Over 300 Whiskeys

Clark Street Ale House has a reserve of more than 300 types of whiskey and, as such, has become a premiere destination for aficionados and novices alike. Our knowledgeable and friendly staff is well-versed in the variations and complexities of each offering.

Host Your Event at Clark Street Ale House!

a casual, fun setting for your next event

When you book your special event at Clark Street Ale House, you can rest assured that you will receive the highest level of customer service and appreciation.  Our event coordinators are seasoned members of the event-planning industry.  Their detail-oriented approach ensures a successful, memorable event for every client.

Branding opportunities, catering, cocktails, lighting, sound and every other detail that must be considered for your event will be outlined and carried out for you in advance so that you can spend time with your guests and enjoy your event.

Please call 312.654.1230 or email Events@TheSpotOnGroup.com for more information or to book your event.

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Join Us For A Beer!

We offer 24 microbrews on draft and 100 different bottled beers, as well. We feature Caske Ale, a beer conditioned in the vessel it is served from and not connected to a gas line. We use a hand pump for this beer, which results in a less-carbonated beer with less gas and more flavors in the hops. We are one of the only few places to get this beer in Chicago. Our beer brand selection is locally and regionally focused, and has been for the last 20 years.


It’s a clean and simple pale lager and one of the more popular beer varieties.


Stouts have an unclear history, yet it’s strongly held by many that they derive from porters.


Pale ale is one of the world’s most popular beer styles. It’s made with the use of pale malt.


It’s a very old style beer, whose history dates back to unhopped ales.

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Phone: (312) 642-9253
Monday–Friday: 4:00 p.m.–4:00 a.m
Saturday: 11:00 a.m.–5:00 a.m
Sunday: 11:00 a.m.–4:00 a.m.
742 N Clark Street
Chicago, Illinois 60654
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