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P.J. Clarke's - CLOSED

1204 N State Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60610-2219
+1 312-465-2044
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good54%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
6 Dec 2015
“Good spot for a meal or a beer”
22 Nov 2015
“2 visits to this neighborhood hang out”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Italian, Pub
$$ - $$$
1204 N State Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60610-2219
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Reviewed 6 December 2015

Nice little spot for a beer at the bar or a meal. We arrived midday on a weekday and found a place at the bar immediately. The bartender (John) was very nice and accommodating.

Thank John S
Reviewed 23 November 2015

By chance, we stopped by early on a Friday afternoon. Got a couple beers and a bloody mary. Good, but spicy! Very cool bartender, chatting with my honey about football. We ordered a steak quesadilla, it came with pico, guacamole and sour cream. Very tasty...More

Thank IowaBell
Reviewed 16 November 2015

We went for brunch at PJ Clarke's today and really enjoyed it. The menu is different from other breakfast restaurants in the area. I enjoyed my chicken crepes and my husband liked his Italian omelet. Not a super fan of their strong coffee. They serve...More

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is in an old building in an area where there are a number of good bars and restaurants. The food is ok, the bar is ok. The service is good. The outside seating area is not as attractive as the other restaurants in...More

Thank Omega Explorer
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Ate here just the other day and it was very good. When the weather is nice, they have a lovely patio out front to enjoy. I had the crispy chicken sandwich for lunch and it was really tasty. Nice batter and you could tell the...More

Thank localyokel1976
Reviewed 3 September 2015

We visited this establishment, a bar and restaurant, several years ago for dinner. We recall that the menu was diverse, the food good, service excellent, and prices rather high. This time, in the midst of Chicago's current heat and humidity wave, we sought refuge by...More

Thank Rey17
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

We stopped in because of the open air tables in the front. We were pleasantly surprised by the burgers (turkey & traditional beef). Very fresh, with large portions. We were told they just re-opened. Glad we stopped! Ambiance is great, only suggestion is they need...More

Thank SaraBeth55
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

Some business colleagues and I visited there during a chance Chicago Blackhawks playoff game unbeknownst to us. A great sports bar atmosphere especially when the Hawks score and the whole bar starts singing! Let's Go Blues!

Thank ASP_NC
Reviewed 16 September 2014

We visited after a recommendation online and in a guidebook. This place is well worth a visit - we went twice during our stay in Chicago. A big menu with big portions of really tasty American food. Sports on the TVs, seats at the bar...More

Thank dw43_12
Reviewed 20 August 2014

This is a good place to go to relax, have a drink and eat some good food. In the summer there is outdoor seating on the sidewalk and sitting outside is a great way to observe the neighborhood. Their cheeseburger is really good and their...More

Thank Jaxcolley
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
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1204 N State Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60610-2219
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighbourhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-465-2044
  • E-mail
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