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Green Town Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
110 S Genesee St, Waukegan, IL 60085-5605
+1 847-244-1001
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish fry” (3 reviews)
“wraps” (3 reviews)
“nachos” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
110 S Genesee St, Waukegan, IL 60085-5605
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Waukegan for a concert at the Genesee Theatre, and we wanted to get dinner somewhere close. 3 blocks away was the Green Town Tavern. It looks like a little hole in the wall, but don't be fooled. My wife had the Shrimp...More

Thank BruceH_HydePark
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We go to Green Town quite often, usually for lunch, and most of the time the food is excellent and the service is good. Lately, however, they have been out of a lot of items on the menu, and this last time was the worst....More

Thank Terri M
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We love this place! Their food is quality pub grub. Offers seafood specials nightly. Tonight the Cajun shrimp gumbo was to die for. Staff is friendly without being overbearing. Tables available outdoors in nice weather. Take time to notice the building!

Thank DisDelights
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I know it's a tavern but they also advertised a fish fry and I read about it in an old edition of the Tribune ( otherwise I probably would not have come here with a 5 year old.) We arrived at 5:30 on a Friday...More

Thank Razzgirl13
Reviewed 5 April 2017

It was hopping on Friday night. We were able to get a table and came for the fish fry. You get nice size pieces, but it wasn't seasoned at all. The fires weren't either. The 3 of us all ordered fish and it was all...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 27 March 2017

After eating here several times for lunch we decided to dine here on a Saturday early evening. When we arrived 4 of the 9 tables on the main floor were reserved for the "owner's family". We were asked if we wanted to eat on the...More

Thank Lisa I
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Stopped in for lunch on Wednesday. The Special was a Reuben that was out of this world. All cooked fresh in their Kitchen. Will definitely go back to enjoy some of those Craft Beers on Tap soon. I was told they hold a TRivia contest...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Just South of the downtown area this Neighborhood style bar is a great spot to watch a game, have a drink or enjoy a great meal. From wraps to a great burger as well as a great Fish fry, you will not be disappointed. Located...More

Thank Jay S
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My wife and I and a couple friends popped in this place one night and were very impressed. It is a typical little pub atmosphere. Very quaint. Local crowd. The food was excellent and NOT typical. The burgers were HUGE and the menu was full...More

Thank jbmichael
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Came to the Green Town Tavern on Saturday morning breakfast after seeing a concert the night before. Got there about 11:00 am and parked on the street. Greeted by one on the owners standing in front of entrance. Very Friendly. He directed us straight away...More

Thank Victoria D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 S Genesee St, Waukegan, IL 60085-5605
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Waukegan
  • Phone Number: +1 847-244-1001
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