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Introducing The Ultimate Dog Lover's Dream Bar

Thank you to Miller Lite for running back season 2 with me heading into football season.

WELCOME BACK!!!!!! 

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The enthusiasm is very real. I am delighted to return for season 2 of Da Bars - a local video series where I go to my favorite bars across Chicago. For obvious reasons, this content hits very close to home on a number of levels. 

Fortunately we're running back a season 2 that will consist of 6 episodes rolled out over the next 6 months. 

This week we're at Cody's - a Lakeview/Roscoe Village staple even though it's not technically in Roscoe Village. Although it pulls a majority of business from the RV locals so you can understand the identification issues. Truthfully, nobody really cares how you categorize Cody's. Not the owners, bartenders, patrons, or even the dogs. 

YES DOGS. 

So many dogs I don't know where to start. Dogs everywhere. It's the absolute best. 

Another great thing is the backyard patio complete with the Big Boy grills. BYOB where the 2nd B stands for burgers? That's the neighborhood touch we value. 

It's a great story of some friends coming together to save an institution. I introduce you to some of these folks in this month's video. They deserve a lot of credit as Cody's was shuttered for good during COVID. People were devastated and then one day the news started circulating. CODYS IS COMING BACK. 

Now you can go check it out. 

You should go check it out. Recommending cool things is maybe the easiest part of my job. 

1658 W. Barry - Chicago, IL 60657

Great corner spot filled with amazing people. Tell them Carl sent you and get a free basket of popcorn.

Popcorn is free

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We Found A Bar In Chicago That Gives Away Free Booze And Races Turtles Every Friday Night

We Found A Bar In Chicago That Gives Away Free Booze And Races Turtles Every Friday Night

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Power Ranking The Best Italian Beef Baptisms We've Seen All Year

Power Ranking The Best Italian Beef Baptisms We've Seen All Year

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You're Eating Crazy Pills If You Think The Cubs Are Down For Good

You're Eating Crazy Pills If You Think The Cubs Are Down For Good

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Nail Me To A Cross But I’m Moving Nico Hoerner To 2nd Base

Nail Me To A Cross But I’m Moving Nico Hoerner To 2nd Base

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Introducing The Ultimate Dog Lover's Dream Bar

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Willson Contreras Just Played His Last Game At Wrigley Field

Willson Contreras Just Played His Last Game At Wrigley Field

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The Cubs Need To Do The Smart Thing And Sign Ian Happ To A Long-Term Deal

The Cubs Need To Do The Smart Thing And Sign Ian Happ To A Long-Term Deal

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Exploring Wrigleyville Exactly The Way Tom Ricketts Intended Is The Only Distraction I Can Think Of (Bleacher Bum TV Episode 11)

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Billionaire Tom Ricketts Is Alleged To Be Too Rich To Know The Cubs Are On A 7-Game Losing Streak

Billionaire Tom Ricketts Is Alleged To Be Too Rich To Know The Cubs Are On A 7-Game Losing...

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Wrigley Field Man On The Street: Why Do The Cubs Suck So Bad?

Wrigley Field Man On The Street: Why Do The Cubs Suck So Bad?

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You Have To Be A Grade-A MORON To Think The Cubs Should Extend Willson Contreras

You Have To Be A Grade-A MORON To Think The Cubs Should Extend Willson Contreras

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Tom Ricketts Should Sell The Cubs If He Can't Afford To Run The Team

Tom Ricketts Should Sell The Cubs If He Can't Afford To Run The Team

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Sean Evans Teaches Barstool Chicago How To Eat A Wing | Bleacher Bum TV Episode 4

Sean Evans Teaches Barstool Chicago How To Eat A Wing | Bleacher Bum TV Episode 4

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The Greatest Baseball Player Of All Time Is A Japanese Man Named Seiya Suzuki

The Greatest Baseball Player Of All Time Is A Japanese Man Named Seiya Suzuki

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Behind The Scenes Of Wrigley Field On Opening Day | Bleacher Bum Ep. 2

Behind The Scenes Of Wrigley Field On Opening Day | Bleacher Bum Ep. 2

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Previewing The 2022 Chicago Cubs: Bleacher Bum TV Episode 1

Previewing The 2022 Chicago Cubs: Bleacher Bum TV Episode 1

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Horse Racing 101: Tomorrow Is The Pegasus World Cup At Gulfstream Park And Here's How YOU Should Bet It

Horse Racing 101: Tomorrow Is The Pegasus World Cup At Gulfstream Park And Here's How YOU ...

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Rediscovering The #1 Christmas Bar In America | Da Bars Ep. 5

Rediscovering The #1 Christmas Bar In America | Da Bars Ep. 5

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Sports in the Office | Stool Scenes: Chicago Ep 9

Sports in the Office | Stool Scenes: Chicago Ep 9

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Introducing The Best Guy-to-Girl Ratio In Chicago Bar History | Da Bars Episode 4

Introducing The Best Guy-to-Girl Ratio In Chicago Bar History | Da Bars Episode 4

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(VIDEO) The Best NFL Bar In Chicago | Da Bars Episode 3

(VIDEO) The Best NFL Bar In Chicago | Da Bars Episode 3

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Brutal Chimpanzee Attack and The Cop That Intervened | The Story of Travis

Brutal Chimpanzee Attack and The Cop That Intervened | The Story of Travis

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Chicago Stool Scenes Is LIVE Featuring The Field of Dreams, Red Ed, And Carl Going Crazy

Chicago Stool Scenes Is LIVE Featuring The Field of Dreams, Red Ed, And Carl Going Crazy

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VIDEO: WSD vs. Spider Tack And 100MPH Fastballs

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Carl Gets Banned From Chicago's Biggest Wisconsin Bar - Game 6 NBA Finals

Carl Gets Banned From Chicago's Biggest Wisconsin Bar - Game 6 NBA Finals