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The Curragh

) #73 of 170 Restaurants in Skokie $$ - $$$ , , Irish
8266 Lincoln Ave, Skokie, IL 60077-2410
+1 847-675-9600
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cheese soup” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Irish
$$ - $$$
8266 Lincoln Ave, Skokie, IL 60077-2410
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Sat outside on the patio. Who could sit inside on such a lovely afternoon?! the burgers are huge and come with fries or sweet potato chips. There are lots of choices on the menu. They have big tvs that show football games.

Thank Sidrasmom
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I'm as Irish as sauerkraut... But after visiting Ireland a couple times, I have fallen in love with the country. SO when I have the opportunity to visit and Irish pub, I pounce on it. However, my wife and I dined on the very large,...More

Thank SidSidow
Reviewed 26 May 2016

This is one of four "The Curragh", in Skokie, one in Chicago, one in Glenview and even one in Holland, Michigan. This one is located in a quiet area in Skokie, The Curragh has street parking, as well as parking in the rear. The interior...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This is my favorite Irish pub and I'm a regular customer here for since grand opening. They have a good selection of local and Irish beer, cider for gluten-free persons and good wine and cocktails.Food is typical for pub. My recommendation is fish steak, chicken...More

Thank Daria M
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The food is typical Irish - stick to your ribs. We meet with friends after a Skokie event. The server was very good and offered suggestions on Irish drinks- Jameson and Ginger Ale for one.

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Five of us ate a late lunch here on a weekday afternoon. The place was pretty deserted, which was great for us! There were a few people out on the shaded patio on a hot summer day, but we chose to be inside. The burgers...More

Thank William N
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Nice place for some fresh homemade food. Only knock is that the bartender also has tables to wait on and was slammed. Need to have the bartender tend to the bar and a waitress handling the tables.

Thank tom s
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Enjoyed a delicious Irish meal with friendly service just N of downtown Skokie in an unassuming pub that can be easily missed unless you're looking for it. Huge portions good for sharing... We sat in its very casual covered patio area because the fan broke...More

Thank Justsaygrace
Reviewed 6 January 2015

My family very much enjoys a weekend night out at the Curragh. The food is basic, but there are Irish specialties that keep my husband happy and enough vegetarian options for my daughter as well. The drink specials are also fun. This is just a...More

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 25 March 2014

So happy to have them finallyopen in my town. The food is great but the beer is amazing. There are so many choices and the team is well educated on all their items. The live music is my favorite. I can't wait to return!

Thank draven602
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Bar, Pub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8266 Lincoln Ave, Skokie, IL 60077-2410
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie
  • Phone Number: +1 847-675-9600
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