10 Chicago Barber Shops Reopening This JuneAudrey Snyderon May 27, 2020 at 1:59 am

Though Mayor Lightfoot hasn’t set an exact date for a Chicago-specific Phase 3 reopening (she is reportedly moving the city’s reopening date later than the state’s), she has suggested that early June looks promising. If you’ve been itching for a date with a barber and can’t take another month of your wild mop, check out these 10 Chicago barbershops that plan to open in June at the onset of Phase 3.

Photo Credit: Kempt Barber Shop Facebook

Kempt Barber Shop

4314 W Irving Park Rd


Located in Irving Park, the barbers at Kempt are ready to tackle that neckbeard you’ve been cultivating while stuck at home.

Photo Credit: Franks Barber Shop Chicago Facebook

Frank’s Barber Shop

3218 W Montrose Ave


Boasting quality cuts and reasonable pricing, Frank’s of Ravenswood Manor is looking forward to opening its doors in June.

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Photo Credit: Will’s Barber Shop Facebook

Will’s Barbershop

5335 W Belmont Ave


The quality cuts at Will’s in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood can be scheduled when it reopens in the coming weeks.

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Photo Credit: Headquarters barber studio Facebook

Headquarters Barber Studio

3040 W Irving Park Rd


In mid-May, the east Irving Park barbershop announced the booking of new appointments for an imminent reopening.

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Photo Credit: Northside Barbershop Facebook

Northside Barbershop

1902 W Montrose Ave


With new policies that include mask wearing and social distancing, Northside plans to start booking appointments for June for all the currently shaggy-haired people of Ravenswood.

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Photo Credit: Gabby’s Barbershop Facebook

Gabby’s Barber Shop

2860 N Clark St


This Lakeview shop has previously estimated a reopening date of May 29, so a June reopening with the rest of Chicago is looking promising. While traditionally the shop only took walk-ins, Gabby’s is likely switching over to an appointment-based system during Phase 3.

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Photo Credit: V’s Barbershop – Chicago Wicker Park Bucktown Facebook

V’s Barbershop

1632 N Milwaukee Ave


According to V’s of Wicker Park/Bucktown, the shop is ready for the estimated early-June reopening! Excellent news for trendy men and boys of Chicago waiting for haircuts.

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Photo Credit: Black River Barbershop Facebook

Black River Barbershop

1845 N Western Ave

The “short hair specialists” in Logan Square intend to reopen their doors when Phase 3 goes into effect in Chicago, implementing new policies to keep their cozy 4-chair shop as safe as possible.

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Photo Credit: Slade’s Barbershop Facebook

Slade’s Barbershop

3314 N Halsted

Folks in Boystown looking to lose some scruffiness this summer should be able to visit Slade’s (preferably with an appointment) in early June, as they estimated a May 29 reopening!

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Photo Credit: Old Town Barbershop Facebook

Old Town Barbershop

1339 North Wells Street, 2nd Floor | 630 W Lake Street

With locations in Old Town and the West Loop, this classic men’s barbershop is set to start cutting hair and reuniting with faithful clients as soon as the city gives the green light in June.

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Featured Image Credit: Kempt Barber Shop Facebook

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