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Hackney's

#1,042 of 8,473 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
$$
Neighborhood:
Downtown / The Loop
American, Hamburgers
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733 S Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 461-1116
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Bar scene
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 25
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, good prices

Enjoyed a good burger and service with a friend from work. Would go again with friends or family. Service was very good...

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 14, 2015
rdsTN
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Nashville, Tennessee
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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81 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Nashville, Tennessee
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

Enjoyed a good burger and service with a friend from work. Would go again with friends or family. Service was very good...

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Sydney, Australia
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99 reviews 99 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Came here three times - once for drinks and twice for dinner - during 10 days in Chicago. Great bar with good selection of beers, stouts and wine. Daily specials go beyond burgers. Wednesday's pork chop in cider and dijon mustard sauce with fennel, potato, sweet potato and broccoli was the closest to a good home-cooked meal I've had in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a sure thing. The evening hours between 6pm and 7:30pm have a family feel. Weekends are great for meeting friend's at Hackney's bar side of the restaurant or to sit down for a meal with friends. I have visited with five friends and enjoyed good value. My favorite is the Hackney Burger. They know how to make coleslaw... More 

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

The staff was super. The food was good. The atmosphere was fun. The burger was good, but a little undercooked. The house salad and fries were spot on. If you are looking for a good, inexpensive burger, go here. It served its purpose.

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Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
251 reviews 251 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

When coming here since I was young the burgers are huge fresh and yummy love their onion loaf this is a great place for special occasion or just to get a really good burger you leave full and happy

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Great beer selection and great burgers. Ask for the Hackney’s Original French Fried Onions, just amazing!

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Chicago
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This was our first visit here and we loved it! The atmosphere is nice but somewhat cramped. Servers were very good and very friendly. My husband had the Kobe burger which he said was one of the best he has ever had. I had the fish and chips and the fish was very tender and flaky. It was not quite... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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442 restaurant reviews
489 helpful votes 489 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I first became acquainted with Hackney's on Harms Road in Glenview, then the Hackney's on Lake Street in Glenview. I thought it was a North Shore-only restaurant. Then I moved to Chicago and discovered the Hackney's on South Dearborn, in Printer's Row. Now there is a Hackney's in Palos Park, not far from my boyhood home in Blue Island. Too... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, USA
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Hackney's is a smallish but not small bar but it has very delicious food. The service is has always been good here. I love the black bean burger here. The best veggie burger in town.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This is our first visit to the downtown location and was within walking distance from the Hilton hotel. We always look forward to the onion rings, great sandwiches and beer. We were not disappointed.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 733 S Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60605
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: (312) 461-1116

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Hackney's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Downtown / The Loop

Neighborhood Profile
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 the most iconic landmarks in the city. A stunning skyline coupled with cultural attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago present a Downtown where work and play peacefully coexist.