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Hony Tonk BBQ

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1213 W 18th St, Chicago, IL 60608-3202
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 25, 2016
“Good Local”
Jan 29, 2016
“Good Neighborhood Bar for Live Music, BBQ OK”
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$$ - $$$
1213 W 18th St, Chicago, IL 60608-3202
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Reviewed March 25, 2016

Try the Candy Bacon!!! Small bands play here occasionally while your dining. BBQ is good. Relaxed place.

Thank parr0t6
Reviewed January 29, 2016

I live in the neighborhood and have had dinner her a couple of times. The BBQ is ok, but I found their meat to be a little on the dry side. I really enjoy coming here for drinks and live music.

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed November 9, 2015

I went on a Friday evening with friends. The atmosphere is great with live band, and we were lucky to get a table. I shared the sampler platter. We found somethings outstanding such as the sausage and chicken, while pork and brisket were sort of...More

Thank Naomi D
Reviewed March 11, 2014

The Fat Babies were playing swing music when we walked in the door. That was good. Then my friend handed me a piece of candy bacon. That was very good. And then I had the beef brisket sandwich. THAT was awesome. This place is classic....More

Thank Scott K
Reviewed September 5, 2012

BBQ is fine enough, but what makes this place stand out is its excellent atmosphere and a good live music selection with no cover charge.

Thank RML1
Reviewed February 29, 2012

I had a taste for BBQ and I found this place conveniently located on my way home. After reading mixed reviews on another review site, I decided to give it a chance. The restaurant has a rustic charm to it and the wait staff was...More

Thank born2bowl2
Reviewed January 22, 2012

Honky Tonk is my favorite place in Chicago. Located in the lovely neighborhood of Pilsen, this place offers everything I love the most: great food and drink, super friendly staff but above all: my favorite genre of music: 1920s to 30s jazz. Every sunday the...More

3  Thank karhugal
Reviewed December 5, 2011

I couldn't agree with IDPak's visited Honky Tonk because it was in our Drink Deck. We used the Honky Tonk card for $10 off our bill and ordered the Sampler Platter which includes everything on the menu! Washed the BBQ down with some Lonestar Pilsner...More

Thank worldtraveler150
Reviewed December 2, 2011

we live only 2 blocks from this restaurant for 3 years, only recently find out that we have been missing out! The Louisiana Ribs is awesome, tender meat, 3 different kind of sauce you can choose, all the sides are freshly made, the space itself...More

1  Thank IDPak
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4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 3:00 AM
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  • Address: 1213 W 18th St, Chicago, IL 60608-3202
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
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