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Celtic Knot Public House

626 Church St, Evanston, IL 60201-4507
+1 847-864-1679
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good52%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Pub
$$ - $$$
626 Church St, Evanston, IL 60201-4507
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our party of five enjoyed meat, fish and vegetarian dishes at this Irish pub/restaurant making for a very pleasant Sunday dinner. The fish and chips were great. The beet salad was tasty. The crusted salmon and risotto was delicious. My daughter loved the veggie burger,...More

Thank MargaretMarie2016
Reviewed September 17, 2018

I enjoyed the Knot Just Mac and Cheese and a hard cider. My friend had a very large and tasty beef pasty.

Thank Patty F
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

My family and I had dinner here and really enjoyed it. Nice location, reasonable prices and great beer. 🍻

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The Smokin' Hubster and I wrapped up our day a bit early and wanted to get our drink on. Fortunately for us, the Celtic Knot Public House was an easy walk from our hotel. Imagine our delight when we learned that snakebites were $4 all...More

Thank Trish S
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Celtic Knot is a reliable place to get a nice meal. Waitstaff is always friendly and their fare. Excellent parking lot about 100 yards from their door right behind the library really helps in downtown Evanston .

Thank dominicandandy35805
Reviewed April 2, 2018

The food is even bad for "pub food". I don't even remember what I ordered that's how bad it was, my partner ordered a burger. Both were inedible. Don't bother unless you are just going to drink beer.

Thank Josie T
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

We visited with a couple who are ‘regulars’. It’s not fancy but the food was downhome good. And the live Irish music was good. On our friends recommendation I had the Irish stew and my husband had the corn beef and cabbage- both very good...More

Thank Priscilla L
Reviewed March 11, 2018

It's almost St. Patrick's Day and Celtic Knot is in full gear for celebrating! We joined friends at this friendly Irish Pub this evening for dinner and music. The Guiness flowed as the Irish music played. The energy was fun-filled and the food was good....More

Thank dmellinger2017
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We hadn’t had a chance to visit Celtic Knot lately. So we drop in for an early dinner. The staff was as friendly as ever. We ate in the dinning room and we picked the perfect time. In less than hour the place was packed....More

Thank curt f
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Very popular and deservedly so. Enter directly into large, friendly bar area. Tables there and also further inside restaurant area. Clearly a popular place with Northwestern University faculty and students. Menu has specials and nice selection of traditional Irish - English dishes. Portions are certainly...More

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Rita J
March 12, 2018|
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Street Parking in Evanston. Watch the meters.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
Irish, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 626 Church St, Evanston, IL 60201-4507 (Formerly Celtic Knot)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-864-1679
  • E-mail
The Celtic Knot Public House is a locally owned and independently operated Irish pub and restaurant located steps from hotels, Northwestern University and public transport in downtown Evanston.
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