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Durkin’s Tavern

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810 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614-1412
+1 773-525-2515
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16:00 - 02:00
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Sun 10:00 - 02:00
Mon - Fri 16:00 - 02:00
Sat 10:00 - 03:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Out of towners looking for a spot to watch the Steelers in Chicago before the Cubs game. Don't waste your time with this place! Every seat was reserved and we were obviously unwelcome! Try Dark Horse Tap & Grille. Much more welcoming vibe!

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Omaha, NE
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Stopped in at Durkins & ended up staying most of the night. It seemed like three bars in one because of the different rooms. The best room was in the back because of all the Steelers gear. :) I was also surprised because they had laser lights & dance music. Who would've thought you could let loose with dancing at... More 

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Liberty, Missouri, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

I was in Chicago for work when the 2015 NL Wildcard game took place, and needed a place to watch the game, and IN CHICAGO where everyone was no doubt rooting for their home team. I heard about steelerbars.com and found a list of 5-8 places. Clicked on the link for the website of this place (Durkins) and saw it... More 

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Thank Dan A
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2014

We called in here as it was just down the road from our hotel The staff were good fun and came over to talk which was nice, thet gave us tips on what to do! !nd the beer was good. Apparently it's a steelers bar which means nothing to me! a Brit.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014

Nice local neighborhood bar! A good crowd of young people that is mixed and unpretentious. I would definitely return if in the area, and recommend!

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Thank Ashley G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2012

Nice place to stop in and watch a game. Friendly, not pretentious.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2008

bar. FULL of young MEN! i don't remember that this place even had food...guess they must have. but we used to like going on friday nights, after work.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Pub
Meals
Drinks
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 02:00
Monday
16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 02:00
Thursday
16:00 - 02:00
Friday
16:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 810 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614-1412
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Park
  • Neighbourhood: Lincoln Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-525-2515

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Lincoln Park

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Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a free zoo open to visitors year-round. This pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks, row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln Park itself borders the lakefront area offering peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline. The Lincoln Park Conservatory is one of the most popular attractions in the area, with the Chicago History Museum a close second. Armitage Avenue is where you’ll find great shopping from high-end retailers and small boutiques, whereas Clark Street houses cafes and restaurants. For more highbrow entertainment, walk along Lincoln Avenue to find some of Chicago’s finer museums and theaters.
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