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Charlie Beinlich's Food and Tap

290 Skokie Blvd, Northbrook, IL 60062-1612
+1 847-291-0420
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp cocktail” (24 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (14 reviews)
“chilli” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
290 Skokie Blvd, Northbrook, IL 60062-1612
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Nothing fancy, this place has been here for at least 50 years. Charlie by now is pushing up daisies, but this burger and bar place has perfect atmosphere. Casual, come after a round of golf or sets of tennis, and have a cold one and...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have heard about Beinlich's for many years and finally stopped in. Wisconsin road house yes. Ambience no. Clearly, it is predicated on they know what is best for you. A thin burger, steamed bun and that's it. Expensive but then it is North Shore...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I went early on a Thursday evening and it was rammed. Great atmosphere, attentive staff, and simple, non-nonsense, delicious burgers. The coleslaw is also absolutely delicious and at $20 for burgers, fries, drink and a tip it was an affordable and enjoyable dining experience.

Thank Sam I
Reviewed 6 March 2018

If you want a melt in your mouth burger that is as addictive as any you've ever had you have to try Charlie Beinlich's. A North Shore institution for decades, it is like walking into a time machine from the 1950s but in a good...More

Thank Rick W
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

They serve one of the best burgers in the North Shore, accompanied of very good service and a pretty good range of drinks.

Thank Jurgen P
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Greatest Cheese Burger! The only reason I return to Chicago/Northbrook. Charming atmosphere, excellent service, consistent food quality and very clean.

Thank btdt100
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

They make a good burger, probably the same way they have been making it for years. Not to many choices on the menu, but everything is good. No credit card!

Thank Jurgen P
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Favorite top quality burger....consistently great ....our family's favorite for over 40 years. Great staff that are there for entire career

Thank Hector A
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Although in the northern suburbs if Chicago, you think your in Wisconsin because of the wooden walls and stuffed fish around the ceiling. Best burgers, best French fries. Best chili. Limited menu but for what it offers it is the best. Local icon to be...More

Thank botts49
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We like visiting this restaurant because of their burgers and crab and shrimp cocktail. Good friendly service.

Thank Jurgen P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 290 Skokie Blvd, Northbrook, IL 60062-1612
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Northbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 847-291-0420
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