FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How much is it for a round of golf?

For a round of 9 holes:

Sun-Thu: $10 per person

Fri-Sat: $12 per person

Are walk-ins welcome?
Do I need to book a tee time?

Tee time reservations are not required but strongly suggested.

Tee time reservations can be made here

Walk-ins are welcome but we cannot guarantee availability!

How do I change my reservation?
Are reservation deposits refundable?

You can cancel or change your reservation via the confirmation email that was sent to you after booking. Please use the “View / Change Booking” button at the bottom of your confirmation email to do so. 

Deposits are refundable if changed/cancelled at least 8 hours in advance of your reservation time.

How long does it take to get a refund?

In most cases it will take 5-7 days to receive your refund.

Can I bring my own putter?

Sure!

(there’s that one person in every group…)

What's your address?

Wicker Park: 1302 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622

Lakeview: 3655 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60613

How many people are allowed in my golf group? What if I have more than four people who want to play?

The maximum group size for golf is 4 (a foursome).

If you have a larger group, you can book multiple tee times back-to-back. Please keep in mind, for pace of play purposes, we will still require that the groups you’ve booked play as a max of four, just in successive order.

If you have an even larger group (14+), please email us about our private party and event rentals: party@bigminiputtclub.com

Can I bring drinks on the course?

Yes, with one exception: no red wine!

We have plenty of drink holders throughout the course. Please use these while you putt and don’t rest drinks on the greens!

Are minors allowed?

Minors are allowed with parent/guardian before 6PM.

After 6PM, we are strictly 21+.

How old do I have to be to play?

The course is designed for ages 4 and up.

How do I book a party?

Please send an email to party@bigminiputtclub.com

How long does it take to play the course?

About 30-45 minutes

Can I just come hang out at the bar?

Most definitely, as long as we have space

Do you have a happy hour?

YES! We wouldn’t be a proper Chicago bar if we didn’t.

$5 all draft beer (excl. specialty beers) and wine. $8 draft cocktails. $8 rounds of golf (9 holes).

Happy Hours (as of Oct 2022):

Mon-Thu: 4-6PM

Fri: 2-6PM

Do you have food?

We do not have our own kitchen, however, you’re more than welcome to bring or order-in food from any of the AMAZING nearby restaurants.

If you’d like suggestions on where to order from, please email us or ask one of our bartenders when you arrive.

What's the latest I can golf?

Last tee times:

Mon-Wed: 9:55PM

Thu: 10:25PM

Fri-Sat: 11:45PM

Sun: 9:55PM

No walk-ins will be allowed to start the course after these times.

Walk-ins may be restricted earlier than times above depending on course capacity/availability and current waitlist.

Is there parking? Nearest public transit?

Wicker Park: We are located one block north of the Division Blue Line stop.

There are metered spots on Milwaukee Ave and many of the surrounding streets.

Lakeview: We are roughly two blocks east of the Addison Red Line stop at the corner of Sheffield/Addison.

There are metered spots on Waveland Ave and Halsted St. There are also a number of private garages available around Wrigley Field.

Did you guys really build the course?

Yes. If you’re curious about the process, ask Nick for pictures.

I have a question not answered above. Who can I email?

Please email info@bigminiputtclub.com.

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The Big Mini -- Look at that putt.
1302 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622