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Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub

$$ - $$$
Near North Side
American, Bar, Pub
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5 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60654-5605
+1 312-828-0007
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11:00 - 04:00
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Sun - Fri 11:00 - 04:00
Sat 11:00 - 05:00
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106 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a ton of televisions. A great view from any seat in the bar. The staff was pleasant and attentive. The food was good. If your looking for a great sports bar to watch a game this is it.

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Thank Mlghetto911
Singapore, Singapore
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140 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for some drinks after dinner. A classic sports bar with more flat screens than you could count. Was really busy with march madness on, but had a good atmosphere and lively vibe to it. Most people watching the sports, drinking beer buckets and a few people playing pool. Service was a bit slow and the draft beer operation... More 

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Thank sing_trav_888
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I went to watch the Xavier game. Does not impress from the outside but it was exactly what we were looking for inside. Plenty of tv's - cold beer - nice attentive staff. Food was surprisingly good. A notch above normal bar food. Homemade chicken vegetable soup was good - had a hint of chili powder which... More 

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Thank Nicole C
Raleigh
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Underwhelming appearance but GREAT buffalo wings. Good place to watch any game on tv. Reasonable drink prices. Bring your ID. You're not getting in without it!

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Thank F6735IDwilliamb
Bedford
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76 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Probably one of the best sports bars we've visited, a good atmosphere, friendly staff, great beer and fabulous hot wings. Well worth the visit.

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Thank Barrycoe
Oceanside, California
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

fun sports bar with a good selection and great wings. Had my first shot of Malort. Staff was nice and welcoming.

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Thank Jeffrey K
Rockford, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We Waited in line for a while when we were at the door to be next to come in, my girlfriend stepped out of line , to find our friends (while I stayed in line) when my girlfriend returned the security lady wanted us to go to back of the line ?? Weird ...wow, really bad customer service, we won't... More 

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Thank lorilynn67
Cyn1965, General Manager at Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub, responded to this review

We did not ask you to go the end of the line only your girlfriend and her friend's because they were not in line. It is not fair to all the other people that were behind you to have people join you at the door when it is time to get in. We respect the people that are waiting in... More 

Georgia
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had been enjoying a long evening of dinner and drink in Chicago and Mother Hubbard's came at the recommendation of the hotel bellmen. Had drinks and Chili. Good vibe late night.

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Thank atl740
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This place SERIOUSLY has the BEST wings that I have had in a long time! BEST Turkey burger!!!!! If you are in Chicago come here.

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Thank O1622RYcarolb
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Great pub with so many TVs well worth watching a game. Bar staff friendly and beer reasonably priced.

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Thank gsutherl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 14
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 04:00
Monday
11:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 04:00
Thursday
11:00 - 04:00
Friday
11:00 - 04:00
Saturday
11:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60654-5605
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-828-0007
Description
44 TVs- WITH ALL THE SPORTS PACKAGES! ALL SPORTS- ALL THE TIME!! IF YOU DON"T SEE YOUR GAME-JUST ASK- WE ARE HAPPY TO PUT IT UP FOR YOU!! LATE NIGHT KITCHEN (3AM) POOL TABLES-GOLDEN TEE! 22 YEARS ON HUBBARD ST. IN THE HEART OF RIVER NORTH AND 2 BLOCKS FROM MICHIGAN AVE! COME WATCH WITH US!

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