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Old Chicago - CLOSED

1102 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5112
+1 303-443-1165
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (45 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
“big cookie” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
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1102 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5112
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1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was the original location, Old Chicago has several other locations statewide, but original owners soldout and a corp tookover, Many of my friends and business associates were very regulars, before the buyout. Recipes changes, beer taps stopped being cleaned, more and more. The regulars...More

Thank Arctic_O_Ring
Reviewed 30 December 2016

There were eight of us and we split up on two four-place high tops in the bar area. The wait staff was outstanding. The food and beer were very good. Was glad we didn't choose one of the higher end places on Pearl Street because...More

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I'm really hoping the main food we ate was more fresh than the celery that we got. Otherwise the bar tenders were decent.

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Maybe should have stuck to pizza but had the bblt and it just wasn't that good. The beers we ordered on draft were not cold when they came out. Would have expected better.

Thank bugmanDallas
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Fairly private with excellent brew choices and pizzas. Don't recommend the salads - not their forte'. Apple, walnut, chicken salad: walnuts were very stale and chicken was about 2 tablespoons - that was a full size. I cannot eat wheat and if you can't either,...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I've been a faithful attendee of this specific location since the 70's, when they were also in the video arcade business. No, their food isn't as good now as it was in their golden years but it's still reasonably consistent in pleasures derived. Man criticism:...More

Thank Demetrious_Rosebud
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Wait staff highly attentive and made sure all was well. Good selection of beers (I asked for a 'flight', and while not on menu, it was done.) Pizza was good--well beyond the usual pizza joint. Sit outside and watch the entertainment that is Pearl Street

Thank scott42946
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Old Chicago has been here in Boulder for what seems like forever. It used to be THE place to go for a huge selection of beers and to get ones name on its Wall of Foam. While the food is decent and the beer selection...More

Thank sazeracker
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I got a pizza and it was different than what i am used to, but it was actually good..for me since i am italian, it was too small and expensive tho! Beer was good too!

Thank lunakahlua
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A group of us stopped and ate lunch . Split pizzas and ate salad. I ate the spinach chicken and avocado salad with sweet potato tater tots. Watched football

Thank Scott B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 20
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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: 1102 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5112
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-443-1165
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