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The Fifty/50

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PRICE RANGE
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

Menu

APPETIZERS
Add: Skirt Steak $6, BBQ Pulled Pork $3, Chicken (smoked / grilled / fried) $3
$11.0
Waffle Cheddar Fries
Cheddar Béchamel, Grated Sharp & Smoked Cheddar
$8.0
Honey Butter Flash Chips
Thinly-sliced House Chips, Honey Butter, BBQ Spice
$7.0
Fried Pickles
Housemade Spicy Pickles that are sliced and Beer-Battered. Served with sides of Caramelized Onion-Roasted Garlic Dip & Housemade Ranch
$8.0
Greg's Deep Fried Cheese Curds
Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery, Seasoned Flour, Creamy Ranch
$9.0
Thick, Housemade Bacon Bites
Maple Cured, Applewood Smoked, Sweet Bourbon Glaze, Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce
$8.0
Crispy Chicken Skins
Siracha, Ranch Dust, Pickled Carrots & Celery, Creamy Ranch
$11.0
Nachos
Cheddar Béchamel, Grated Cheddar, Lettuce, Tomato, Guacamole, Sour Cream, & Salsa Fresca
SOUP + SALADS
Add to any Salad: Skirt Steak $6, Chicken (smoked / grilled / fried) $4
$6.0
Creamy Tomato
$7.0
Creamy Asparagus
$7.0
French Onion Au Gratin
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Seasonal Soup
$8.0
Roasted Beet Salad
Arugula, Grapefruit Slices, Feta Cheese, Shaved Parmesa
$13.0
Southwestern Cobb
Romaine & Red Leaf, Super Sweet BBQ Corn, Housemade Bacon, Burnt Cheddar, Smoked Chicken, Honey Citrus Vinaigrette
$10.0
Caesar, Lime, Avocado
Romaine & Red Leaf, Avocado, Roasted Pepito Seeds, Tortilla Strips, Crumbled Goat Cheese, Parmesan Cheese, Caesar-Lime Dressing
$10.0
Bbblt "2016 Edition"
Romaine, Housemade Bacon, Chopped Egg, Mighty Vine Tomatoes, Bleu Cheese Crumbles, Bleu Cheese Dressing
$8.0
Wicker Park
Mixed Greens, Toasted Pine Nuts, Goat Cheese, Cucumbers, Mighty Vine Tomatoes, Roasted Shallot Vinaigrette
SEAFOOD
$14.0
Ahi Tuna & Salmon Tacos
Ginger Soy Marinated Sashimi Grade Ahi Tuna, Fresh Salmon, Diced Avocado, Wasabi-Lime Avocado Cream Dressing. Two Per Order
$13.0
Buffalo Calamari
Fresh Calamari, Fifty/50 Signature Bufalo, Choice of Bleu Cheese or Ranch. Also available traditional with cocktail & tartar sauce
$16.0
French Onion Braised Mussels
Roasted Veal Stock, Housemade Bacon, Ruby Port, Grated Parmesan, Toasted Baguette
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Fish of the Day
Daily Fish & Preparation
JUMBO WINGS
Our Hot Sauce Is Housemade & Aged Eight Weeks. We Proudly Use the Highest-quality Hormone-free Chicken. All Wings Include Celery & your Choice of Housemade Ranch Or Housemade Bleu Cheese
8 Piece $12.0
16 Piece $24.0
50 Piece $60.0
Regular Breaded Wings
Your Choice of Bufalo, Tangy BBQ, Spicy Garlic, Smokey BBQ, Bourbon BBQ, Tamarind Habanero, or Teriyaki
8 Piece $12.0
16 Piece $24.0
50 Piece $60.0
Boneless Breaded Wings
Your Choice of Bufalo, Tangy BBQ, Spicy Garlic, Smokey BBQ, Bourbon BBQ, Tamarind Habanero, or Teriyaki
8 Piece $12.0
16 Piece $24.0
50 Piece $60.0
Smoked Wings
Maple-Cinnamon Brined, Smoked Over Apple Wood for Two Hours, & Served with Bourbon BBQ Sauce
ENTRÉE SPECIALS
$14.95
Tuesday - Cast-Iron Enchilada Casserole
Smoked Chicken, El Milagro Corn Tortillas, Red Sauce, Charros Black Beans, Monterrey Jack Blend. Topped with Shredded Lettuce, & Sour Cream
$16.95
Wednesday - Tempura Battered Cod
Tangy Tartar Sauce, Malt Vinegar Dust, Honey Butter Flash Chips
$30.95
Thursday - Twin 6oz Bone In Filets
Parmesan Crust, Béarnaise, Port Wine Reduction, Grilled Asparagus
$24.95
Friday - Smoked Bone-In Ribeye Pork Chop
Bourbon Brine, Hickory Mop, Broiled Sweet Potato Hash
$28.95
Saturday - 14oz Skirt Steak & Strings
Honey-Orange Teriyaki Marinade, Shoe String Potatoes, Onion Strings, Red Pepper Aioli
BURGERS
All Burgers & Sandwiches Are Served with Sweet Potato Fries, French Fries, Or Waffle Fries (+ $1). See Sides for Additional Substitutions. Substitute: a Veggie, Chicken Breast, Or a Turkey Burger for Any of the Below
$13.0
Build Your Own
Triple Secret Burger, Chicken Breast, Turkey Burger, or Veggie Burger built to your general desires & specifications. Select up to three premium toppings. Burger substitutions also available
$13.0
The Fifty
Triple Secret Patty, Cheddar, Bacon, Smokey BBQ Sauce, & Onion Rings on a Pretzel Bun
$14.0
The Division
Triple Secret Patty stufed with Smoked Gouda, Sautéed Mushrooms, & Caramelized Onions. Topped with Bacon, Swiss, & Smokey BBQ Sauce on a Pretzel Bun
$13.0
The Updated 50
Two Smash Patties, Caravalle Smoked Cheddar, Merkts Egg Sauce, Onion Jam, Relish, Bacon, & Spicy Louis Dressing on a Potato Bun
$14.0
The Hell
Triple Secret Burger, Habanero Salsa, Roasted Jalapeños, Fifty/50 Hot Sauce, Pepper Jack Cheese on a Brioche Bun
$15.0
The Chicago Vices
Triple Secret Burger, Smoked Bleu Cheese, Duck Fat Bourbon Caramelized Onions on a Brioche Bun
$14.0
The O-Face
Triple Secret Burger, Merkts Cheddar, BBQ Pulled Pork, Waffled Mac'n'Cheese on a Pretzel Bun
$16.0
The Big Herd
High Plains All-Natural Bison, Whipped Cheddar, Sautéed Mushrooms, Pickled Red Onions & Peppers on a Potato Bun
$16.0
Bro-Science Burger
High Plains All-Natural Bison, "Shredded" Bromaine, Guacamole, & Salsa Fresca. No Bun Served with choice of veggie
$11.0
The Mother Earth
Veggie Burger, Sliced Avocado, Caramelized Onions, Shoestring Potatoes on a Whole Wheat Bun with Smokey BBQ on the side
SANDWICHES
$16.0
Skirt Steak on Garlic Bread
USDA Prime Skirt Steak, Marinated in Honey-Orange Teriyaki & topped with Onion Rings
$14.0
Philly Foldover
Thinly-Sliced, Grilled Sirloin, Mozzarella, Gouda-American Béchamel, Sautéed Onions, & Sautéed Green Peppers baked inside housemade Pizza Bread
$13.0
California Chicken Wrap
Fried Chicken, Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato, Creamy Ranch, Avocado
$12.0
Pulled Pork Sliders
Slow Smoked Pulled Pork, Smokey BBQ Sauce, Brioche Bun. Three Per Order
$14.0
Braised Brisket Melt
White Cheddar, Sweet Onion Jam, & Horseradish Cream on Marble Rye
SIDES
$2.0
Creamy Cole Slaw
$5.0
Seasoned Waffle Fries
$5.0
Onion Rings
$7.0
Mac'n'cheese
$5.0
Sweet BBQ Corn on the Cob
$6.0
Sautéed Broccoli
$7.0
Grilled Asparagus
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Visited during a Packer game and had a blast. Bear fans are the best. They offer free valet parking for Packer fans and even a brat special.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Uswoodc
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner with my husband at The Fifty/50 on Saturday night around 7:30pm. There was certainly a crowd when we arrived but we were seated right away. To drink, I had the Private Car which was good. My husband had the Sangria and it wasn't...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank erica_gen1
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on the 4th of July. Very friendly staff the outdoor seating was really nice and the food was great. We had the wings and split a sandwich. I was glad we decided to split it. The wings were huge and so...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Martyinstl
Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Great experience here. Staff was courteous and friendly. Wings were great and burger was amazing. Sweet potato fries were suburb as well. Restaurant is open to outside with sidewalk seating. Cracked up at some of the pictures\sayings on the wall.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Corrie M
Reviewed April 14, 2016

50% of the time The Fifty/50 is a good time. Good crowds, good music, good drinks. The other 50% of the time it feels much like any other sports bar in the neighborhood.

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank ellegarreau
Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Great chillax and ambient sports bar. Awesome food and service forreallllll 😁 Wings were the plugggggg def coming back

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Jonny L
Reviewed August 31, 2015

Me and some of my friends went to this spot and had a very nice time! The service was very good! We were greeted with very warm welcomes. The ladies working in the restaurant are very pretty! They give very large portions of food! I...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Jimmy B
Reviewed May 30, 2015

the ambient at this place is really nice, screens everywhere, the service really good, the drinks are well made and the food is tasty... the burger is what i had but not my favorite. I will be back for sure.

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank RPioP
Reviewed February 6, 2015

Don't know what we were thinking, but our group of 9 showed up at 5:30 on a Saturday night to grab dinner before going to the Bulls game. No reservations, and it was hopping. They were super nice and gave us a table that was...More

Date of visit: January 2015
Thank Susan P
Reviewed January 1, 2015

I have been here a few times with the guys for lunch. If you like burgers, this is the place for you. Good beer selection and the service is pretty good. Good value.

Date of visit: December 2014
Thank jarhead123
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