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Exchequer Restaurant & Pub

226 S Wabash Ave, Frnt, Chicago, IL 60604-2322
+1 312-939-5633
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (64 reviews)
“deep dish pizza” (56 reviews)
“salad” (36 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
226 S Wabash Ave, Frnt, Chicago, IL 60604-2322
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a unique place near Union Station! Great burgers! Reasonable and great service. Awesome memorabilia on the walls!More

Thank kjfam
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Exchequer Restaurant & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for choosing us for this lovely occasion. We are happy to know that you liked the burger and found us reasonable too. Moreover, everything we do revolves around providing a good service to the customers and we're glad you noticed this. We'd...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting this burg for the first time, the missus and I turned into this joint on our way to the Art Institute one early Thursday afternoon. The quaint decor nicely complemented its rather long history, itself a pretty large venue (not counting the sidewalk seating)...More

Thank Khufu8
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Exchequer Restaurant & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for visiting and sharing your experience along with the pictures you posted. It's good to know that you liked the food especially the burger. Further, we would like you to know that a lot of effort has been made to make sure...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here because they had outdoor seating and the weather was nice. No complaints. Had an app and a couple of drinks after a long day of meetings before heading to the airport. Service was attentive and prices weren’t outrageous. Sat outside, but it looks...More

Thank KeepingWanderlust
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Exchequer Restaurant & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for stopping by! We are happy to learn that your experience with us was a satisfactory one and you were pleased with the prices as well. It's good to know that we were able to serve you well during your visit. Moreover,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is right in the thick of the action in the Loop. Staying at the Palmer House, it's just a block south. They easily accommodated our large group at a table in the adjacent separate room, which was great. Four of us shared a...More

Thank Cello12345
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Exchequer Restaurant & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey, Thank you for penning down your experience for us to see. We understand that your visit to us wasn't anything special. This however isn't how we want things to be with any of our customers and so we would request you to kindly inform...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was introduced to the Exchequer Pub about 30 years ago and I love it. I can't visit Chicago and not eat there. The Pizza is simply the best. I had the thin crust this time, but in the past have had the deep dish...More

Thank StevenLaVigne
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Exchequer Restaurant & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Steven, What a wonderful surprise! Thank you for your patronage, we are indeed lucky to have patrons like you! We are delighted to know that we are your favorite spot! It is evident that you are a happy customer and we would make sure...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner around 8:00 and after being seated there was a wait and discussion amongst the servers as to who had our table. Our server was very pleasant. We both ordered a pork chop. It was okay but a bit on the...More

Thank Wiifamily
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Exchequer Restaurant & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Hey, Thank you for the feedback. Glad to know that the service was to your liking. However, we regret that the pork chop was not up to the mark. Please do visit us again soon as we'd love the chance to serve you in a...More

Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Great pizza! Loved the atmosphere! Great music playing as well! Would highly recommend for some casual drinks and pizza! Great Exchequer mule!only small fault service little slow but waitress very friendly!

Thank Bill M
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Exchequer Restaurant & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you Bill for the your valuable feedback. Your comments regarding the pizza and the music are well appreciated. However, we're sorry for the inconvenience you faced due to the service. Hope you will visit us again soon for a better customer experience.

Reviewed August 11, 2018

Our family has been going to Exchequer for many years. The pizza is SO good, Hands down, the best pizza in the city or whole state for that matter. Any trip in the city, usually requires a stop here. The salads are fantastic and love...More

Thank D0ubleT
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Exchequer Restaurant & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Hey, Many thanks for being our regular customer and penning down such a wonderful feedback. Feels great to know that we were always able to please you with the food as well as with the service. Moreover, it is evident that you are a happy...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018

We enjoyed having dinner here. The ambiance of the décor is very nice. Our food was good and the staff are friendly and helpful. The music detracted from the overall experience.More

Thank mrjlsee
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Exchequer Restaurant & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Hey, Thanks a bunch for giving us a try! Happy to learn that you liked all the aspects of our restaurant such as food, service and the décor. We work really hard to offer the best food and service to our customers and we're glad...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Our first lunch stop when we arrived in Chicago and it didn’t disappoint. Service was great and our server was very knowledgeable and quick. Got two small deep dish pizzas between the 4 of us and had a hard time finishing them. Restaurant was busy...More

Thank Justin C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $31
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 S Wabash Ave, Frnt, Chicago, IL 60604-2322
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-939-5633
  • E-mail
Description
Exchequer has been a staple in downtown Chicago since the 1960’s. Rated 4 Stars by Roger Ebert, and rated #1 Deep Dish Pizza by the Chicago Tribune. Also featured on the Best of Chicago by CBS.
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