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Chief's Pub

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Welcome to Chief's Pub! We are a family friendly restaurant by day and a full bar by night. We serve American fare and offer many choices for alcohol, including over 75 different beers. Sports fan? We offer 16 HDTV's and 1 huge 135" TV! Live music every other Saturday and an awesome happy hour deal!
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $15
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Television, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

Great bar with good bar food. We got the fried samplers and it was so much food for 4. The pizza is good too, thin crust

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

Pizza is very good, tables tend to be a bit too small esp. for pizza, can get a little noisy at times, decent place for lunch and early dinner

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ttkura
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Chief's is a solid sports bar in Lake Forest. It's our "go to" spot for great food and solid beer choices. It's usually very busy when we are there, so that has to mean it's the place to be. A young local family owns it,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tommywilks64
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Chiefs really should be one of the "go to" places for families in Lake Forest but, unfortunately, the restaurant's food and service haven't lived up to the opportunity. The best you can say about the food is that it is average - although some swear...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank whisox
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Whenever in the Lake Forest area there are a few choice dining locations I tend to frequent, and Chief's rates as the preferred lunch spot. Service is always friendly and attentive. The food selections are varied, well proportioned (at least at lunch), and served hot....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank G6737IBthomass
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Came here after a long day at Great America, looking for ‘real’ food and this did not disappoint! Nice smaller sized sports bar / pub atmosphere but was still friendly for kids (including a kids menu and all 3 enjoyed their food). Hubby enjoyed the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank millamy
Reviewed January 17, 2018

Food, drinks and service are all great, as are the prices. The place has a casual, comfortable feel with lots of TVs to watch the White Sox and Bears when they are on (OK, you can also watch the Cubs if you must). High ceiling...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Christopher M
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The line at Egg Harbor was out the door,so we walked over a feet and turned brunch into lunch. Good burger (pretzel roll) and fries, big screen TV with sports. Both families and Lake Forest College students there. Jeanette our server was nice. It's close...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Traderjoey
Joe K, Owner at Chief's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

First off, TraderJoey, love it being my name is Joe! Thank you for the kind review! It's not often that our restaurant takes business from Egg Harbor, they have great food and the best breakfast in town. However, when you are looking for sports, pizza,...More

Reviewed August 10, 2017

Ok, how is Chief's only #33/49 in Lake Forest? I know it isn't a high end steak place...or a seafood restaurant that catches fish off a dock, but as far as good food, great service and easy location it's awesome! I went with a couple...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 678jeffm
Joe K, Owner at Chief's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

Jeff, I have to say this is one of my favorite reviews ever! So nice of you! Thanks for the great comments, we really appreciate your business and we cannot wait to see you again! Cheers!

Reviewed April 1, 2017

Hidden spot that you probably wouldn't see unless you were looking for it. Great decor and fun little spot for drinks and a bite to eat.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Karen P
Joe K, Owner at Chief's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thank you Karen P for the nice review. You're right, we are a little hidden but getting a review as nice as yours, brings us to light! Thank you for your business. Cheers!

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