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Tacos, Whiskey & Honky Tonk


Tacos, Whiskey & Honky Tonk

Big Star is a bourbon and beer-focused, taco-slinging, late-night honky-tonk in the heart of Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood. Executive Chef Paul Kahan and Chef de Cuisine Julie Warpinski’s menu, inspired by authentic Mexican street food, is complemented by an extensive house-selected single barrel bourbon program.  Housed in a defunct 1940's gas station, the taqueria’s soundtrack of classic country and rock & roll is selected and spun by our bar staff.  We operate on a first come, first serve basis and don't take reservations. 


Hours & Location

Hours & Location


1531 N Damen Ave, 
Chicago, IL 60622


Mon-Fri 11:30am - 2:00am
Sat 11:30am - 3:00am
Sun 11:30am - 2:00am
21 years and over after 8pm

Kitchen & To-go Window
Sun-Fri 11:30am - 1:30am
Sat 11:30am - 2:30am                   Breakfast at To-go Sat-Sun 9am - 11am *To-go hours are weather dependent *To-go orders cannot be placed by phone


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