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Jake Melnick's Corner Tap

41 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2505
+1 312-266-0400
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (260 reviews)
“fries” (70 reviews)
“pulled pork” (25 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
41 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2505
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Husband is a wing nut so restaurant claiming best wings in Chicago certainly a must visit. Reminded us more of “World’s Best Cup of Coffee” from the movie Elf. Our server was either clearly distracted or just didn’t care to take care of us. Beer...More

Thank Carebo9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking looking to watch a basketball game and seen TVs ! Sat at the windows watching people & ball games! Ordered chicken wings and good beer which sat the mood better than going to an Arena for the game! The waitress (chakra) was great &...More

Thank Ty N W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sweet, Savory, BBQ, Hot and mild, and the sweet potato french fries are crispy and delicious.. Pub, beer lovers heaven!!

Thank charlotte_moon526
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Chicago for a few days, and wanted to come back since we enjoyed it so much last year. Located just off the Mag Mile, it was easy to find. We got in on Saturday around 11pm, got a table right away, and...More

Thank jean-pi_f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch/apps. Our server (Joanna) was wonderful. Even let my friend charge her phone by the hostess table. She was very knowledgeable about the menu and steered us towards some delicious pork sliders , a beef brisket sandwich, and a Caesar salad...More

Thank KrisWisconsinite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came in on a Saturday night. Such a busy place, but they got us seated in no time. The waiter was nice and knowledgeable about the menu which helped since it was our first visit. Onion rings for an appetizer could have been a meal...More

Thank WiscoBeauty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter lives in Chicago. Flew in for a visit and mentioned Jake's. She said she'd always wanted to try it. Noon on a Saturday was a little crowded but not bad. Our server Aurora was so friendly and informative. We had the breakfast fries...More

Thank Wanda D
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Wings....meh....just ok. I honestly don't know what the hype is. I found the food to be average bar food with a great beer selection.

Thank Julieonion
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We needed and affordable casual option and this one delivered. Wings were great, food was pub style but enjoyable and their beer and cocktail selection was so out of the ordinary! Service and atmosphere rounded off this hidden gem.

Thank Carina M
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Jake Melnick's does American bar food right. If only the rest of the bar & grills in the country followed suit, American food would gain a more prominent role on the world cuisine stage! The fries, burgers, wings, and selection of craft beer has left...More

Thank TheScepticalScholar
Chris S, Manager at Jake Melnick's Corner Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We're so glad you enjoyed your time at Jake's. We look forward to seeing you next time! Thank you, and Kind Regards, Kelsey Doorn Restaurant Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2505
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-266-0400
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