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    Chicago - Iowa State/Iowa

    I was at Fizz this past weekend for the ISU/Tulsa game and had a blast. I sat next to a gentleman from Sioux City and another from Sergeant Bluff. It's a small world considering I'm from Sioux City. They had plenty of TVs and good sound. The food was good as well (I always love a burger with a fried egg). They also had $3 tall boys. Needless to say, I'll be there this weekend.

    Here's the ISU Alumni Club on facebook:
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/10288906239/

    And the two official bars in the city:

    Corcoran's
    1615 N. Wells St.
    Chicago 60614
    (312) 440-0885

    Fizz
    3220 N. Lincoln Ave.
    Chicago 60657
    (773) 348-6088


    Thanks to jboffer in a previous thread for this info



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    Re: Chicago - Iowa State/Iowa

    I was at Corcoran's for the Tulsa game and it was a fun time as well.

    That is until a non ISU fan got in a little argument and exposed himself to the entire bar after the game. He was promptly removed from the bar.



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    Re: Chicago - Iowa State/Iowa

    I watched the ISU/Iowa game with the alumni group from San Francisco last year and it was one of the funnest games that I have ever watched from a bar. Great time.



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    Re: Chicago - Iowa State/Iowa

    Iowa State vs Iowa Flag Football tonight in the Lincoln Park South fields. 6:30 - 7:30 pm

    Most of us usually go to Corcoran's after for drinks/food.

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    Re: Chicago - Iowa State/Iowa

    Any chance Corcorans is kid friendly?



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    Re: Chicago - Iowa State/Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by keepngoal View Post
    Any chance Corcorans is kid friendly?
    Not sure. Maybe call and ask. Last weekend during the game it was a great family friendly atmosphere. After the game things got a little dicey, see my previous post.



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    Re: Chicago - Iowa State/Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by ksclone2 View Post
    Not sure. Maybe call and ask. Last weekend during the game it was a great family friendly atmosphere. After the game things got a little dicey, see my previous post.
    is it a restaurant bar or more of a bar bar



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    Re: Chicago - Iowa State/Iowa

    I was able to watch the 2nd half last week at Cochoran's. I had attended the Cubs game and ran down there after the game. Meet a young couple of Cyclones were here in Chicago continuing their education. Quite enjoyable Being the NW burbs, I would prefer the former location (Fox & Hound in Schaumburg), but for some reason they moved the suburban game watch to Crystal Lake (what, are we trying to get the Cyclones from Rockford to drive down). So I might be making the painful drive back to the city to watch the game. Too bad last week I had to leave right before the end to catch a train and I missed the "excitement". Was that any worse then getting on the train only to be surrounded by Hawkeye fans returning from Soldier field after their game with NIU?



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    Re: Chicago - Iowa State/Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by keepngoal View Post
    is it a restaurant bar or more of a bar bar
    During the day it is more of a restaurant. Tables, few seats around the bar in the front. There is a back room where most of the Cyclone fans were and back there it is more of a bar but most people back there were eating last week.



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    Re: Chicago - Iowa State/Iowa

    Mother Hubbards on Hubbard St (close to Michigan Ave) is a nice dumpy sport bar



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