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Butch Mc Guires Tavern

20 W. Division St., Chicago, IL 60610
+1 312-787-4318
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
20 W. Division St., Chicago, IL 60610
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a group of 16 on a very busy day after Thanksgiving. They were efficient , accommodating , happy that we were there ! Service from Steve was exceptional , food was good solid tavern fare , great atmosphere . Job well done !

Thank lovestotravel1992
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Come to Chicago to visit my daughter and her husband. We go to Butch McGuire's to see the Christmas decorations. Drinks are good food is good and service was also up to par. All in all this is a great place to stop by during...More

Thank AWHEMH
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Been here before and will come back. Food and service was good. Best place on Division to eat and drink. Great selection of booze and beer.

Thank cranky355
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I had a drink or two here in 1981 but had not been back so I was looking forward to it. My waitress' name was Crystal and she was friendly and helpful with my odd questions and trouble between several likely burgers. She looked a...More

Thank hippoguy
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Decent selection available. Great atmosphere even though we were there to eat and not really drink. Lots of locals so that was a good sign. Large portions.

Thank Time4Pizza
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This is a very lively bar full of fun people great decor and the best Jameson the food is delicious It's a great place to go for st pats day

Thank redlips24065
Reviewed 24 March 2017

What can be wrong with Guinness, Jameson and good pub food all in the same location. Not a dang thing. Always good service with the bartenders still wearing traditional shirts with ties. Very knowledgeable and helpful. Go here and have a pour of Guinness and...More

Thank BrianEH32766
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Four of us spent several hours in this pub as we were in Chicago on an all girls' trip. What a great place. Decorations were phenomenol. The atmosphere was so festive. The staff was amazing. So efficient, friendly, polite and never lost their cool among...More

Thank FloridaRetiredProf
Reviewed 20 March 2017

My wife and I had a great time at Butch's on St. Patty's Day. Extremely crowded but the manager was very helpful in finding us a table. He put us in a booth with another couple and we ended up staying for hours talking with...More

Thank blakflag21361
Reviewed 26 January 2017

The reputation of Butch McGuire's Tavern preceded it. Long before my wife and I moved into the Gold Coast neighborhood, we had heard about Butch's. For years, we walked past the location at 20 West Division Street on the Rush/Division bar corridor while shopping at...More

Thank Taylor B
Nearby
Gold Coast
Located just north of The Loop, Gold Coast is one of
Chicago’s most affluent and popular neighborhoods. The
original Playboy, Hugh Hefner, once had a mansion
here. In addition to prestigious hotels, historic
mansions and luxury high-rise apartments, you’ll also
find upscale specialty boutiques and Michelin-starred
restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping
fix and dance through the night along Rush Street. The
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 W. Division St., Chicago, IL 60610
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighbourhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-787-4318
  • E-mail
Description
Butch's is family owned and operated since 1961. We serve food late and are open even later: 4am every night except Saturdays when we are open til 5am. We have awesome excessive decorations for Christmas and St Pat's, but a manage to stay a great neighborhood bar as well.
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