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PJ's Courthouse Tavern and Grille

) #5 of 46 Restaurants in Sycamore $$ - $$$ American, ,
202 W State St, Sycamore, IL 60178-1419
+1 815-895-9253
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
202 W State St, Sycamore, IL 60178-1419
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Paul and John offer a nice selection of good food (really good chili in season) and excellent service at their historic location in downtown Sycamore. Always a good time.

Thank Chas L
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I enjoyed visiting PJs with a family member. I like the architecture of the building, looks like original floor and ceiling tiles and definitely like the "Go Cubs" decorations! The view of the courthouse and main street is really nice through the large corner window--love...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We got the steak salad and shrimp basket. Both of the dishes were excellent. We will definitely return

Thank Debra W
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This place was just outstanding for our purposes. We had a party of 10 and they put us in the "Jury Room". Great (and relatively quiet back room) place to catch up with family we have not seen in months and in some cases years....More

Thank JANDFEasternUS
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Unless you want to shout through dinner...this is the place. Last three visits have been overwhelmingly loud. Have been a frequent patron but no more. Food is good bar food. Service can be unpredictable.

Thank travelfamily483
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

My elderly mother and I enjoy lunch here regularly. We have always been more than satisfied with the food quality. The service could be improved, but is not bad. The one improvement I would suggest, which may sound petty, is that they need better quality...More

Thank Cathryn S
Reviewed 8 March 2017

...don't miss this downtown Sycamore bar and restaurant for very fairly priced and flavorful food items, along with wonderful beverages for young and old. This is not an overpriced place and is in a great location. Think Spring!!

Thank Eddie S
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Had lunch there recently and everything was wonderful. LOVE their selection of craft beers too! Watching a band here is awesome! What fun!!!

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Had sandwich with additional trimmings. Very tasty. It's always fun when Craig Mathey and his friends play wonderful music to enjoy outside.

Thank jcerutti204
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a great place to eat they have 2 large rooms to choose from one where the bar is and there are tall tables with stools and the other with just low tables with chairs. It is a clean well staffed run place to...More

Thank Harlyhutch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 W State St, Sycamore, IL 60178-1419
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Sycamore
  • Phone Number: +1 815-895-9253
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