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Fountainhead

#1,385 of 7,858 Restaurants in Chicago}
$$ - $$$American, ,
1970 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL
+1 773-697-8204
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rooftop bar” (4 reviews)
“food menu” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, International
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1970 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Just have visited this place recently. I read a lot of positive reviews about this place but to my surprise it was quite dirty. The stairs to roof top was very dusty . The silverware was with spots on it and table was sticky. The...More

Thank Irena B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Totally enjoyable outing for food with a twist, excellent beer and spirits. The bar menu is way bigger than the 1- page food menu! Went with beer and bourbon loving family members and had a blast. Not a kid family place. Dark, wood bar downstairs...More

Thank debinbigcity
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Extensive whisk(e)y menu and awesome rooftop area. Servers were helpful, a very pleasant place for drinks on a Friday night.

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I had to wait for a while and this was a good place for it. Spend little more then a hour here and since they offer a good choice of beer I had to try one. It just opened for the day and people where...More

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I didn't eat anything here and just had a green tea. My sisters had drinks as well and they enjoyed it. We sat on the roof level. They have many bears on tap.This is a really neat spot and if I lived in the area...More

Thank Melisx33
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

And old stand by for locals. The drinks were really special and it's a chill place with great service. Even though it's usually crowded it's not too noisy to talk. I'll be back

Thank Shawisland
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The rooftop bar was fun to try, but the food menu was limited and there were a lot of bees that were bothering us where we were sitting. The portion size was very small for the price, which was pretty expensive. Drinks were good quality....More

Thank DoctorKnow85
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We love this place and make it a point to go a few times a summer, even though we've moved several hours away. Their food menu used to be very weird and unappealing but they recently changed it and have great nachos and a delicious...More

Thank KACassidy
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Incredible whisky selection bourbon scotches, old whiskies, vatted malts, independent bottling and the pub have their own selection of single cask whiskies bought straight from distilleries!

Thank Lambence
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We had dinner on the roof top and had a great server, Meridith, and had great time. The menu up there is way too limited in my view for the price you py. The beverage menu was monumetal. When we got our order food I...More

Thank ken h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, International
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1970 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-697-8204
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