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What is the Legal bartending age in Chicago?

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June 14, 2008 7:11AM

The legal age to bartend is the same to drink. 21. This Applies only to the City of Chicago. State Law for bartending is 18 with Chicago being the exception of 21.

However, local and county laws may override the 18 state law if they are stricter....check with local authorities beforehand.