“Best New Bar – 2014” – Chicago Reader [full article]

“East Room is cool without trying too hard, a friendly hideaway that’s focused on keeping the crowd happy and liquored up for a bargain” – Chicago Mag [full article]

“The extensive resume of the partners’ experience also includes club venues, and they ensure that music will be a standout feature of East Room.” – LoganSquarist [full article]

“Part industrial and part sexy-chic, the concept here is eclectic music, craft cocktails, and cheap beer.” Eater Chicago [full article]

“a generous wedge of a barroom with vintage red wallpaper, jet-black furniture and, somewhere in the back, a lamp in the shape of a female nude. All your usual accoutrements for a night of old-school soul and good Sazeracs.” -Urban Daddy [full article]

“The joint keeps the drinks simple and classic, with beer, wine and liquor to fit everyone’s preference.” Chicago Metromix [full article]