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Emerald Loop

) #189 of 7,830 Restaurants in Chicago ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, ,
216 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60601-4331
+1 312-263-0200
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (13 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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216 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60601-4331
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Reviews (417)
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1 - 10 of 382 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoyed our Emerald and Chirish burgers - the smokey taste was very appealing and they were cooked perfectly. The spinach and artichoke dip was actually one of the best we have ever had! Our only complaint is that we weren't able...More

Thank kevinsmithd56
Reviewed 1 week ago

Convenient location provides a decent variety of food and beverage choices. Prices are typical for the area, as was the service.

Thank Ray T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really good find in an area plagued by chain restaurants. Great burgers and Mac & cheese dishes. Nice selection of beers on tap as well.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dishes on offer were pub food - fried salty stuff - but I expected that and spied a salad that included watermelon. Unexpected and what's not to like about watermelon? I ordered that as my meal and asked for the dressing on the side. It...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here on our arrival day in Chicago, just across Wabash from our hotel (Kimpton Monaco). We went specifically for fish & chips and beer. Great beer selection. The fish was amazingly thick - also moist and tasted good. A lot of places give...More

Thank Steelers36
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious "Irish Pub" food; incredible atmosphere; great late-night menu following the theater, sporting events, etc. Close proximity to many hotels including the Wyndham Riverfront.

Thank brokerebel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Emerald Loop just after the breakfast brunch had ended. The hostess was very friendly and accommodating as they had not switched over to their menu ordering as yet. The restaurant was very clean. We ordered drinks that were priced about the same...More

Thank SGR536
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

decent food, decent bar- overpriced but it is in downtown. Cant really recommend it, but can't really disregard it.

Thank Mlleron
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We had some really good fish and chips here one night. A decent beer selection and a great atmosphere.

Thank Mary Ellen W
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We went to the Emerald Loop because it was close to our hotel and we had a coupon for a free appetizer. The atmosphere was relaxed and all of the staff were courteous and friendly. For our appetizer we ordered the bourbon bbq flatbread. It...More

Thank Shea V
Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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Yeliz S
Does Emerald Loop Bar and Grill have TVs? I was hoping to watch the Ohio State game while at dinner
14 October 2015|
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Response from cdc | Reviewed this property |
Yes, lots of TV's all around.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 20
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
09:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60601-4331
  • Public Transportation: CTA bus (134, 135, 136, 145, 146), Red Line train (State & Lake), Brown Line train (State & Lake), Green Line train (State & Lake), Purple Line train (State & Lake), Orange Line train (State & Lake), Pink Line train (State & Lake), Metra train (Millennium station), Cabs plentiful
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-263-0200
  • E-mail
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