‘Back to the Office’ Bar Pop-Up Returns at Replay Lincoln Park (UPDATED)

The collective world spent the majority of the past QuaranYear binge watching The Office. It’s likely you binged, moved onto binging something else and then when you inevitably couldn’t find something else new, you went back to binging The Office. Don’t worry, we all did it. And Replay Lincoln Park knows this. Thus, enter the return of ‘Back to the Office’. For all the watching of Michael Scott you’ve done since March 2020, you can now experience the show in real life again at the ‘Back to the Office’ pop-up bar at Replay Lincoln Park.

The pop-up went live on April 9th and will remain open through May 16th.

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Everyone knows that Replay Lincoln Park is Chicago’s oasis for your favorite TV shows and movies come to life. The arcade bar at 2833 N Sheffield has become home to everything from the Moe’s Tavern Simpsons pop-up, the Central Perk Coffee Shop rendition of FRIENDS, and most recently, Schitt’s Creeks Schitt Happens. They have a ton in store for pop-up feigns this time around as they’re transforming the space fully into a myriad of locations featured in the show. The ‘Back to the Office’ pop-up bar at Replay Lincoln Park is a recreation of the iconic Duner Mifflin office. Want to head to Chili’s and get as drunk as Pam at the Dundies, you can do that. Additionally, homages to Schrute Farms, Michael Scott Paper Company, and the Warehouse will be featured.

The menu at the ‘Back to the Office’ pop-up bar in Chicago includes a vodka drink infused with beet syrup that would drive Dwight wild, soft pretzels that would make even Stanley crack a smile, and the infamous scotch and Splenda should that be your cup of tea.

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Tickets to the pop-up bar at Replay Lincoln Park are $20 a piece but they come with two complimentary drink tickets and a table reservation for an hour. In addition, you do get access to all of Replay’s 30+ arcade games so right after you’re done immersing yourself with the Assistant (to the) Regional Manger you can yam on some people in NBA Jam as if you were Jim vs. Roy in the Warehouse. It’s a true taste of all worlds.

For more information on the ‘Back to the Office’ pop-up bar, visit Replay Lincoln Park’s website, or, follow Replay on Instagram at @replaylincolnpark. Replay Lincoln Park is located at 2833 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60657 at the corner of Sheffield and Wolfram, just off the Diversey Brown Line stop.

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UPDATE

Due to popular demand, Chicago’s favorite pop-up bar, Replay Lincoln Park, 2833 N. Sheffield, has extended its fan favorite pop-up “Back to the Office” so everyone can celebrate with their favorite coworkers at “Dunder Mifflin” through Monday, May 31. Now with added activations to keep the party goingReplay Lincoln Park’s resident DJ Kite will be playing Office-inspired sets every Friday night at 9pm beginning May 14. Walk-ins are welcome with no cover charge. Superfans can also compete in Superfan Trivia, themed bingo, and enjoy outdoor cubicle seating with the warmer city nights ahead. 

To celebrate the extension of the pop-up, Replay Lincoln Park has now incorporated special events throughout for the superfansBrought to you by the Party Planning Committee and the Committee to Plan Parties, guests can attend Psycho Bingo hosted by Prison Mike on May 19 at 8pm, and Superfan Trivia on May 20 at 7pm. The First Place Winner of Psycho Bingo will take home a 50-inch Smart TV with Peacock Premium to watch (or should we say, rewatch) all the Office episodes.

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Patrons will also have the opportunity to unleash their inner Stanley Hudson and celebrate “Pretzel Day”, with free hot, soft pretzels on May 21, from 5pm to 8pm with email reservations to theofficepopup2021@gmail.com 

Featured Image Credit: Replay Lincoln Park Facebook

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