A list of growing Southport Corridor businesses that have closed permanently due to the Covid-19 Pandemic

It has been a very difficult time for all of us during the Covid-19 pandemic, especially for our local business community.  Here is a growing list of businesses that have permanently closed during the pandemic.

  • DavidsTea on May 27, 2020
  • Fahlstroms Fresh Market on June 3, 2020
  • Frio Gelato on June 5, 2020
  • Mercury Theater on June 16, 2020
  • Cosmos Cleaners – July 2020
  • Guthries Tavern – July 24, 2020
  • Lou & Grey – July 23, 2020
  • Southport Blooms – August, 2020 (Now online only)
  • Hair Cuttery – Closed most Chicago locations during Covid due to a buy-out as of August, 2020
  • Hanna Andersson – August, 2020
  • Redmond’s Ale House – September 13, 2020
  • Southport Lanes – September 27, 2020
  • Schoolyard Tavern – October 4, 2020

We will keep the list updated as the year continues, and please remember to support our local businesses, services and restaurants.

Fall 2014 on Chicago\'s Southport Corridor
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Spring 2019 on Chicago’s Southport Corridor

We had an endless winter and cold, dreary spring, but the sun is finally shining and the Southport Corridor is getting ready for Summer. Here’s a tour around the ‘Port during the Spring of 2019.

Lush, Warby Parker, Bonobos

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Frio Gelato and Kendra Scott

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Passing out samples outside of Kendra Scott on #Southport tonight for the premier of their new line and 20% of all proceeds go to the Lupis Foundation. Get your #friofix #lupisfoundation #kendrascott #southportcorridor #southportcorridorchicago #jewelry #gelato #fundraiser #openingday #argentinanight #freesamples (at Kendra Scott)

FRÍO GELATO opening on Chicago’s Southport Corridor on April 14, 2017

Ready for Gelato on Southport?

Evanston-based artisanal gelato producer FRÍO Gelato® is excited to serve Argentine-style gelato to local consumers—now, from its new location at 3721 N. Southport Avenue in Lakeview’s Southport Corridor. The store will open to the public on April 14, 2017 with its regular business hours (noon-11 pm) and will be celebrated by the Lakeview Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting at 4:00 pm.
Co-founder Sebastián Koziura says:

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Fall 2016 on Chicago’s Southport Corridor

A great fall day on Chicago’s Southport Corridor made for perfect pictures around The ‘Port.

Indira, Coda Di Volpe, Southport Lanes

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Frio Gelato is coming to 3721 N. Southport

Another small business is coming our way.  Frio Gelato (which currently has a location in Evanston) is coming to 3721 N. Southport Avenue according to Chris Irwin, broker from Jameson Commercial, who leased the space for MBT Management.

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