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Drew's on Halsted

#390 of 7,599 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
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3201 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60657-3413 (Belmont)
+1 773-244-9191
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Today
10:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 15:30
Sun - Tue 17:00 - 22:00
Wed - Sat 17:00 - 01:00
Sat 11:00 - 15:30
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Ann Arbor
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Went on Saturday evening with my wife and our daughter's mother-in-law. Drew was there to welcome us. Knew right away this was going to be a great experience. Service was excellent without being hovering or too personal. Menu is creative, with everything from fancy appetizers to imaginative sandwiches to wonderful dinner entrees. Great ambience that manages to be elegant but... More 

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Chicago, United States
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215 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit since the name change and as always the food was very good and the service was very friendly and efficient. Great wine selection and deserts too.

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durham, nh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We visited Drew's on Saturday night during the big Cubs game when they won the spot into the World Series. So it was a rather raucous, fun crowd with much cheering any time a run was scored! Despite the revelry, the restaurant had a very elegant, reserved feel to it. The food was excellent - shrimp & scallop cerviche was... More 

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Highland Park, Illinois, United States
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113 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Drew's is one of those restaurants that you finally go to and wonder why you hadn't gone before. You find out how awesome it is the minute you walk inside. Initially my family came here because they had a great deal for parking during the NLCS at Wrigley. For $5 we parked until the game was over. Well, that wasn't... More 

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Thank Jeff M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

From the outside Drew's may not look like much. However that food was fabulous. My husband had the Diver Scallops. I had the Devilesque Linguini (featuring fresh fish, shrimp, scallops and Calamari), and our teenager he the Duck Confit. Everything was prepared to perfection and very fresh. Reservations recommended.

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Morgan County, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Was visiting an ol' High School friend in Chicago and had plans to catch a performance of The Blue Man Group just a short way from the Drake Hotel...on a Friday evening, no less! A dinner/show package was available and we gladly added it to our itinerary. We arrived 15 minutes early for our 6:30 PM reservations. Having picked up... More 

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Elk Grove Village, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Went out to dinner before Pearl Jam show at Wrigley Field. The hostess sat us early when we arrived a bit before our reservation. We had the best table, right on the corner. Our service was fantastic (including a replaced martini when I spilled the first one). Dinner entrees from my party included the pork chop (the sweet potatoes were... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

My daughter and I ate here before Blue Man Group at the Briar Street Theatre, which is less than a block away. The food and service was excellent - a friend of mine and I shared the duck confit entree and scallop entree. My only complaint is that my daughter's flatbread had a large pool of olive oil on it.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on a whim and had the shrimp and scallop ceviche. It was delicious and is perfect for any dining on the patio. The duck confit entree was fall off the bone delicious. And Hakim, our server was a great guy and a lot of fun to talk with. I definitely think this is one of the better spots... More 

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Massillon, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Being my first time in Chicago the UBER driver suggested this place. All I can say is this place did not disappoint!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 40
Cuisine
American, International, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 01:00
Thursday
17:00 - 01:00
Friday
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3201 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60657-3413
    (Belmont)
  • Public Transportation: Belmont (Brown Line, Purple Line, Red Line) Wellington (Brown Line, Purple Line)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lakeview
  • Neighbourhood: Lakeview
  • Phone Number: +1 773-244-9191
Description
A contemporary, American neighborhood bar & grill, Jack's features globe cusine incorporating Asian, Mediterranean and New World making it a true American blend. For the past 15 years Jack's has been serving distinctive, skillfully prepared, high quality food for all to enjoy. We strive to use the finest and freshest ingredients available. We are passionate about two things, serving healthful, excellent food and being sensible about our prices. Jack's on Halsted is committed to offering the best food value possible. Located on the corner of Halsted and Belmont in Lakeview, Jack's is in the most diverse and exciting neighborhood in all of Chicago. With Blue Man Theater just steps away and some of Chicago's most unique shops, not to mention clubs, bars and restaurants, Lakeview is a destination you will never forget. Jack's is the place to start or end your night out, be sure to ask for a table at the window! ​Drew Johnson got his start as Bar Manager for Jack's on Halsted nearly 13 years ago. In 2010, he became the owner/managing partner, and continues to make positive changes as the restaurant continues to be a staple in the East Lakeview neighborhood, offering consistently great food and an innovative martini list. Drew graduated from Hocking College in Nelsonville, Ohio with a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management. Drew has faced many challenges the last few years and has managed to keep Jack's on Halsted a great place to have dinner, whether visiting from out of town or catering to local residents. He demands the best service from his staff and ensures that the quality of food is always the freshest and of the highest standards. Drew is committed to keeping Jack's on Halsted as a local favorite for years to come.

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