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Municipal Bar & Dining Co.

#2,635 of 8,120 Restaurants in Chicago
$$ - $$$American, ,
216 W Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60654-5679
+1 312-951-2125
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good31%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
Oct 1, 2017
Nov 5, 2017
“Great place to watch the game”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
216 W Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60654-5679
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

No food for us just drinks as we watched Michigan State take down Penn State! I searched MSU bars and this one was near our hotel. It was filled with Spartans cheering on their team. Can't wait to go back.

Thank Phil N
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Your prototypical sports bar and nothing more, lots of TV's , half way decent food, and pretty good service.

Thank Guinness44life
Reviewed December 5, 2016

Try the Cajan Lobster Mac and Cheese. Everything was great. Server was also great. A little loud. Typical of a bar atmosphere which is fine.

Thank DougLucht
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Attended a corporate patio party. The outdoor space is very nice. The food is delicious... don't miss the sliders, calamari or chicken skewers. Had the funnel cake dessert which wasn't that great. Management and staff had wonderful customer service. Would definitely go again.

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Hung out here with friends for the better part of a Saturday afternoon. Good beer selection, good food, good music, plenty of TVs and free wifi. Really light crowd when we were there, but that was exactly what we wanted that day. Friendly service. Recommend...More

Thank TravelingTerrapin
Reviewed June 10, 2016

Great food, great cocktails, great server. Televisions everywhere, plus a DJ. But not to noisy. Hip atmosphere. Can't wait to return!

Thank Sborodolfan
Reviewed March 28, 2016

I was unsure how the crowd would be for the MSU basketball game based on a previous review. However, this place was rocking for the game. The service was great for how packed it was and the pitchers of beer made it a pretty good...More

Thank DD0721
Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Not really sure what I expected here but it was totally different. It is very open and loud. They have TV's everywhere which is perfect for watching sports. They had on the MMA fights on every screen in the place. No variety in shows. Maybe...More

Thank Ross S
Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

Everything we ordered, including the bill. Would take 2 or 3 times in a span of 30 mins each time. We even got drinks on the house because they apologized but that didn't make it any faster. We were able to have 2 drinks in...More

Thank MexKaz
Reviewed September 11, 2015

decent food and service. Went to lunch with a few coworkers. the Place was not very crowded at lunch (perhaps on a weekend it would be). This is more a sports oriented place, so I am sure there would be more people with a game....More

Thank 53Ruta_R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 W Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60654-5679
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 312-951-2125
  • E-mail
Municipal serves specialty entrees, gourmet burgers, robust seasonal salads, and an assortment of side dishes and appetizers. The menu is designed to be inviting and encourage sharing of small, medium, and large plates that offer something for every appetite. Menu highlights include a NY Strip and Short Rib Duo, Shrimp Cocktail, Falafel Fritters, Stuffed Mozzarella Meatballs, BBQ Chicken Flatbread, Lamb Shank, Pork Chop and more.Municipal Bar + Dining Company features a broad selection of draft and bottled beers as well as locally brewed craft beers and a selection of wines. In addition, the bar features an extensive cocktail program that is true to the Chicago-style concept of the bar.
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