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Chicken Coop Sports Bar

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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120 East 3rd Street, Grand Island, NE 68801-5910
+1 308-398-2500
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is average. They have a burger night special last I heard on Wed.'s that was a good deal. Service is AWFUL. Neat building. Service and waiting on food is too long.

Thank Nattie G
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband loves this place. He enjoyed their fabulous jack bourbon steak and I the jack bourbon chicken. He topped his with a nice glass of prairie pride islander porter and thunderhead jalapeño ale.

Thank Susan M
Grand Island, Nebraska
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoy the food and drink variety. You can pop in for a quick lunch or spend an evening with friends. Huge beer selection....

Thank sandmankb
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Typical bar food. Fried apps, burgers, chicken, same stuff at your local Applebees. Service was so-so. No blame on the server, she was running the whole floor by herself. Blame management for poor staffing. Beer choices are decent, considering its small town NE. Server had little to no knowledge of anything other than Coors, Busch. Food came out hot, but... More 

Thank Zac R
Colorado Springs, Colorado
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Great family-friendly, sports bar atmosphere! However, gluten-free options for food and drink are limited. Enjoy!

Thank Michelle F
Grand Island, Nebraska
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great atmosphere! Everything from burgers to steaks, from nachos to pizza...tons of choices and you get a lot of food for your money. I really loved the micro-brew selection.

Thank iTeachVikings
Omaha, Nebraska
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228 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Was looking for a place to watch a game after a long day working remotely in Grand Island. Have not been downtown, and enjoyed the old time atmosphere outside and the look of the Chicken Coop inside. Gigantic booth just for me, my book, my meal, and a game. Met quickly by server and got order in fast. Menu was... More 

Thank Mark G
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great place to eat out especially on a Wednesday night with their $6 burger special. Crazy good home made root beer and cream soda like I've never had before- waring sugar rush city lol. Parking is easy across the street.

Thank LAstuckinKS
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I had the Irish nachos I can't remember what my wife had my son or my own my daughter had chicken fingers because she always does and she ate them and their fries the service was prompt food fresh the wait staff was nice could have been lighter I don't like the dark atmosphere so much that's why the four... More 

Thank Keith S
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107 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

A group of 16 were waited on, served and out of there in one hour! The orders were diversified! Pizza, steak sandwiches, quesadillas, sausage and sauerkraut, smothered chicken, salads, etc.

Thank Arlene F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 East 3rd Street, Grand Island, NE 68801-5910
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Grand Island
  • Phone Number: +1 308-398-2500
Very Good Food, Friendly Service, and less of a sports bar atmosphere than you might think.

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