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Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse

1028 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-1208
+1 312-266-8999
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1028 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-1208
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Reviewed yesterday

We went last night for a great WR steak for the 2 of us. My husband and I shared a bottle of wine too. The staff was so attentive. They all worked together seamlessly to make our dinner wonderful. One of the reasons we went...More

Thank sherrhay
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful birthday dinner here for my boyfriends birthday! Both had filet mignon! It was cooked perfectly and was delicious! Also shared mashed potatoes and broccolini delicious! All steaks include a complimentary salad to start. Good wine. Chocolate moose cake was huge and so...More

Thank lindsay s
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to Gibson’s after Hamilton. We ordered three different cuts and all were cooked to perfection! Creamed spinach was a disappointment - Sullivan’s steakhouse’s creamed spinach is way better. Wine list was fabulous - silver oak was only 99.00. Tried to order apple pie and...More

Thank juju572013
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went for a birthday lunch the day we arrived. Absolutely wonderful. It is worth every penny. From the drinks, apps, to the unbelievable steak, to the dessert. It was top notch.

Thank Nora C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place. Left off a star bc the bartender poured my Whiskey Sour, which was so-so, realized it was short and stuffed it with ice. Really? Food was great... Miso Sea Bass. Yum.

Thank MariaZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another great meal at Gibsons. The atmosphere is perfect and the service is impeccable. Wonderful selection of wines and steak. Had the bone in rib eye. The perfect place show your dominion over the beast.

Thank CDR1959
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately the seating is very tight and somewhat uncomfortable. The food is very good the service average.

Thank mpu8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is exactly what you expect when you want a 1st class Chicago steakhouse. Truly mouthwatering humongous steaks, seasoned perfectly, large twice baked potatoes, over the top monster pieces of dessert cake, bone in chops that look like a hatchet and shrimp appetizers the...More

Thank Beachman2142
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You'll not find an accurate word that properly describes Gibson's attributes and experience. No wonder this is a Chicago classic. The place was packed but our reservation was respected. Both the waitress and headwaiter taking care of our table were fantastic, wine savvy and only...More

Thank Jose V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great birthday dinner. The service and presentations were excellent. The food was superb and gigantic portions. Let me just say save room for desert. The banana cream pie was amazing.

Thank rsahagian
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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David C
12 November 2017|
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Response from SAREsq7 | Reviewed this property |
It doesn't really matter. You will want to drink one no matter what to take the edge off before the dinner bill comes. ;-)
17 October 2017|
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Response from Jim A | Reviewed this property |
They were when we were there. What they seemed to be out of were several of the desserts early on a Monday night!
passion to travel
11 December 2016|
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Response from Dools12 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure where you are staying but a great spot for food at the bar in a fun atmosphere is Shaw's Crab House on Hubbard St.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1028 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-1208
    (Oak Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighbourhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-266-8999
  • E-mail
Unbelievable food, efficient & fun service, & the highest quality products available, served in an exciting setting, seems like a simple equation for a great Saturday night out. The difference at Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse is that this is a nightly occurrence with the same excitement & weekend energy found every day of the week. As thousands before have discovered, it only takes one trip to get you hooked.
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