• Hopleaf Bar

    Promoting Better Beers, Wines & Spirits in Chicago since 1992.
    Belgian-inspired Kitchen featuring our famous Mussels & Frites.

  • Past Events

    • Simioni Imports Wine Closeout Sale—NOW CLOSED!

      August 1 & 2, 2020

      Our friends at Simioni Imports have been bringing in special “restaurant” wines from Italy for some time. We at Hopleaf are happy to help them close out their inventory of wines from Sicily, Veneto, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Tuscany, Piemonte and Calabria and offer these wine at wholesale prices to our customers. These wines are all drinking perfectly now. There are some real gems here.

      Taking orders July 23-29, Sunday evening through Wednesday noon.
      For pickup Sat and Sunday August 1 & 2, 2020
      Click through for the list and details!


    • Sandwiches for Pick-Up!—Round 1

      Friday May 29—Orders // Pick-ups Saturday or Sunday

      We’ve decided to give this a try. On Friday May 29 we will be taking orders for sandwiches you can come and pick up from the South Bar windows. We will have three pickup windows each day.


    • Weekend Growler Sale NEW HOURS 2:00-5pm

      Saturday & Sunday May 23&24

      Weekend Growler Sale, click through for the list

    • The long-awaited GROWLERS

      Wednesday April 22. 2-7pm

      Cash only! 
      We have brand new 64oz one-way growlers or you can bring your own (note that responsibility for cleanliness of your bottle is assumed by you!)
      First come first served—No reservations taken.
      Please maintain proper distancing outside.
      Transactions through our South Bar windows. 2-7pm
      Cash only!

      click through for list

    • Bottles in the Time of Coronavirus

      Sunday or Monday March 29 or 30, 2020

      Our Bottle Sale !
      We hope you’ll help us out by buying some of your everyday beers from us, as well as the specialities.
      Click through for list and details.

        Bottle Mondays—every Monday prices on bottled beers are discounted.
        Kegs For Kids Pour of the Week—sponsored kegs change as they run through, all proceeds go to Peirce Elementary School

        Recurring Reading, Storytelling, Performance Events:
        Tuesday Funk (1st Tuesday of Month)
        This One Woman (4th Monday of month)
        Do Not Submit/Open Mic (4th Wednesday of month)
        Check out their own websites for details and to confirm dates.

        Super Stout Sunday—a collection of stouts, inc. Goose Island’s BBSs, presented on tap at noon on Super Bowl Sunday.
        Kegs for Kids/ Peirce Day—*all* proceeds all day to Helen C. Peirce Elementary School (last Sunday in April or thereabouts)