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Hackney's

733 S Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60605 (The Loop)
(312) 461-1116
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Ranked #1,224 of 8,289 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers
Neighborhood: The Loop
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Delivery
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English first
Geyserville, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Cold and overcooked....did I say cold and OVERCOOKED? If not let me say it again, the Octoberfest sliders were overcooked, we ordered rare, and cold. The onion ring cake, a fond memory from childhood, cam almost black and cold. When I sent it all back, the reorder onion brick came done hot and perfectly cooked and the burgers still overcooked.... More

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Newport News, Virginia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I am a big fan of this place. The service is excellent. The food is great pub fare. And it is an interesting location in the South Loop. Great selection of beers on tap as well.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Based on the rating we were hoping for a really good meal but were disappointed. Fish and chips were nothing special, and the steak was definitely not worth the price.

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Columbus
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Took about 15 folks to Hackney's (had reservations) and we were immediately seated and the service was great. They took care of us and made the experience fun for all. The burgers were top notch and their appetizers were also a hit. The onion rings are a must! Even if you don't like onions.

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Chicago, Illinois
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60 reviews 60 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We had two different burgers which were both great. They were cooked as requested with lots of condiments and fries. The service was good and there is a nice selection of local and craft beers. Good bar area with TV's if you want to catch a sporting event

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41 reviews 41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

We ate here on the recommendation of Showtime and we weren't disappointed even though they forgot one of our orders. Great selection of beers, but in Chicago where doesn't have a great selection! We all had the Kobe burger which was fantastic. The beef was flavoursome and cooked to perfection. The waitress was very attentive and game for a laugh... More

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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52 reviews 52 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Every visit to Hackey's results in great food and a fun environment. I love the bar - lots of beer and microbrew options. I usually order a burger on the menu, and the guacamole & chips is amazing as a starter. For the kids - you have to order a Green River Soda - non-Chicago folks its a treat. Also... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

It's a nice old pub, for those of us that like pubs, in walking distance from the Chicago Hilton. A good bit of outdoor seating, which helps, the A/C is a little lacking as in most old pubs. Great selection of beer on tap and in the bottle. Had the daily burger special, that I'd of never conceived - a... More

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Naperville, Illinois
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Lunch at Hackney's was great. I had a Wisconsin Bratwurst and it was the best Bratwurst I ever ate! The service was exceptional, the location ideal and the foot fantastic. It was a beautiful day and they had a few tables out on the sidewalk, and it was so enjoyable.

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Albany, NY
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122 reviews 122 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

My daughter is a UoC Grad student and she suggested this local favorite. It's certainly popular and on this Saturday early evening it was hopping. A bit tight feeling inside but with great outdoor seating - if the weather is right - the pub had it's own welcoming atmosphere. The beer selection on tap was very good. The talk here... More

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