5509 Park Pl.
Rosemont, IL. 60018
Located in nearby Rosemont, in the MB Financial Park, is the Five Roses Pub. With stunning carved wood and old-world fixtures, this establishment offers Gaelic food, a full bar, sporting events on television and live music. Try specialty cocktails like the Celtic Lemonade, Dublin Donkey, or the Daiqui-tini, as well as an extensive beer and cider menu. Although pretty laid back during the day, the nightlife at Five Roses is hopping. If you’ve come for a meal, or just drinks and snacks, be sure to try their mozzarella sticks as they’re the best around this side of the Wisconsin border!
6705 N. Northwest Hwy.
Chicago, IL. 60631
Right in the heart of Chicago’s fun Edison Park neighborhood is The Curragh Traditional Irish Pub. With over 30 beers on tap including craft beers, domestics, and imports, The Curragh also features an array of whiskeys, and a lively selection of fun blended beer drinks. Serving both traditional Irish menu items as well as American fare, there’s live music every weekend, and hi-def televisions showing the biggest games. A day or evening at The Curragh is always like coming home again.
5260 N. Clark St
Chicago, IL. 60640
Named after the Irish writer and folklorist, Lady Gregory’s is a bright and stately spot complete with a fireplace and library. Located in Chicago’s trendy Andersonville area, Lady Gregory’s welcomes patrons in a sophisticated atmosphere. But, that doesn’t mean there isn’t fun to be had. With over 300 whiskies at the ready and 100 beers available, Lady Gregory’s also cooks up a great selection of both small and large plates, flatbreads, soups, sandwiches, and burgers, as well as a mouth-watering Grilled Scottish Salmon. If you don’t have time to dine in, Lady Gregory’s also offers super convenient online ordering and curbside pickup between 5 and 10 P.M.
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495 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL. 60654
If you’ve ever driven down Milwaukee Avenue there’s a good chance that you’ve seen the uniquely shaped building that houses Emmit’s Irish Pub. Located in the West Loop area and owned by two former fireman, Emmit’s is the quintessential Irish pub emanating hospitality and cheer. Wielding an array of food items, Emmit’s also has a wide selection of beers, wines, whiskeys, and speciality cocktails. Best of all, there’s always a laid back vibe greeting you the moment you walk through the front door.
751 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL. 60654
With amazing specials, including $5 Bloody Marys, $3 Jameson shots, and $6 Irish Car Bombs, there’s always something fun happening at Celtic Crossings. This is the kind of bar that’s great for a special night out, or simply stopping in for a pint on any day you’re so inclined. Located on the Near North side, Celtic Crossings offers a cozy environment, with friendly service and an array of beers, wines and whiskeys. Voted “The Most Traditional Chicago Irish Pub” by USA Today, Celtic Crossings is a must for pub-goers in Chicago.