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DMK Burger Bar

#260 of 7,469 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
Lakeview
American, Bar
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2954 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60657-5048
773-360-8686
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11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here to have a burger but on seeing the size felt I couldn't eat one, so my two sons tackled the Burgers and loved every mouth full. I thought I would have a salad! Hahaha! Not what I was expecting again huge portions but delicious, go with a big appetite, you will not be disappointed. The only thing... More 

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Thank Doreen1961
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67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for everything but talking! The hostess is awesome - she made us a table for 6 by putting other tables together. The waitress was great - Harley, thank you! The great girl that brought drinks and checked on us at the end of the meal - really likeable!!! The food was awesome! The truffle aioli... More 

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Thank Mary Kay T
Worcester, Massachusetts
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73 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Had dinner at the Navy Pier location after watching the America's cup. The manager greeted and seated us, very nice guy. Our server was very nice also, and we sat outside on a beautiful day. I had the chili rubbed blue cheese burger and asked for some jalapenos on the side--nice and spicy! We also got the parmesan truffle fries... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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238 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Went on a slow night. There was about 6 tables sat. But somehow it took 15 minutes just to be greeted. Drinks took forever and they were out of about half of their beer. Our burgers came out on small side dish plates. They tasted good, but service was so bad that everyone at our table was just frustrated. Not... More 

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Thank zacopeland18
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

I lived in Chicago for 3 years and Im a total foodie, I love exploring and going to different restaurants. The BEST burger I've had in Chicago is in DMK hands down. Ive only been to the DMK in lakeview so i'm not sure if the quality is different in the other restaurants. I recommend the Aged Cheddar, Smoked Bacon,... More 

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Thank Lirumena
Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

My boyfriend, his brother, and I decided to grab some dinner after an afternoon of drinking and gaming. His brother recommended this place and I'm so glad he did! I got the truffle macaroni and cheese, we shared the sweet potato fries with lemon tobasco aoli, and my drink of choice was the pineapple basil. We also shared their chili... More 

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Thank biogirltraveling
Burns, Tennessee
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

We really enjoyed this little burger bar. My husband ordered the clam chowder. It was thick, creamy and delicious. I had the crabby patty. It was also very good. The portion sizes were good, but sides don't come with the sandwiches. What really made this place memorable was the staff. We had the pleasure of sitting at the bar with... More 

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Thank foxtrot79
Aurora, Illinois
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

First of all let me tell you I'm not a burger person. However, last summer I was near Wrigley Field so because it was on Drivers, Diners & Dives I thought I'd try it! It was fabulous! I ordered the Bison burger with Goat Cheese and the house fries. Amazing! I told my husband about it because I couldn't believe... More 

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Thank Lisa P
Crystal Lake, Illinois
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100 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

We ate lunch at the DMK Burger Bar at Navy Pier. I picked it because I heard it had been on The Sandwich King and Diners, Dives and Drive Ins. And we wanted something close to the Chicago Shakespeare Theater. We were disappointed in the food, the tastes, and the cost. I ordered a single burger with cheese and bacon-$11... More 

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Natick
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143 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

My 26 year old daughter and I grabbed lunch here and while the burgers were pretty good, for a burger place, I expected more. They were "fine", just not as good as I would have hoped. The decor is quite cool (hipster?) and there was a varied wine and beer selection as well and the wait staff was attentive. A... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2954 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60657-5048
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lakeview
  • Neighborhood: Lakeview
  • Phone Number: 773-360-8686

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?