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“nice place to hang out with friends”
Review of Rockit Bar & Grill

Rockit Bar & Grill
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Ranked #289 of 9,668 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Near North Side
Cross street: State / Dearborn
Transit: Red Line - Grand
Chicago, Illinois
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“nice place to hang out with friends”
Reviewed January 30, 2013

A little to loud for me, but service is good despite how crowdy it could get. I went the a couple of times and always had a good time

Visited April 2012
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New York
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“My favorite hangout in ChiTown”
Reviewed January 29, 2013 via mobile

I travel to Chicago for work and never miss going here for a beer and a snack. The Kobe burger, crab dip, wings, truffle fries, and hummus and veggie plate have all been good. The bartenders are very friendly and knowledgeable about both the food and beer menus. I recently had Lagunitas Little Sumpin' Sumpin' based on the bartender's recommendation. Thumbs up!

Great place to watch a game or go upstairs to shoot pool.

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Thank Janine C
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Babson Park, FL
Level 6 Contributor
163 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
“The food was just average”
Reviewed January 4, 2013

We found this bar/grill to be overpriced for what it was. We had to wait for a table (apparently reservations are needed) and most of the clientele appeared to be under 30.

Visited December 2012
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Riverview, Michigan, United States
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Great food and drink.”
Reviewed January 2, 2013

Had a liquid breakfast here and it was really really good. Might be the best Bloody Mary I have ever had, then throw the fixings bar and you have something really special here! Also the chorizo and egg burrito I had was just a work of art. Was a great time for breakfast here, can't wait to go back!

Visited December 2012
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Thank Nathan H
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Frankfort, Illinois
Level 5 Contributor
79 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
“Amazing burgers”
Reviewed December 29, 2012

We ate at Rockit about 9 months ago and based on our first experience, decided to return. This time the service was slow and inattentive, but the food did not disappoint. Skip the sweet potato and/or truffle fries (soggy) and just stick with the original fries as your side (crisp on the outside, soft on the inside). The Angus and locavore burgers are both outstanding. Lots of toppings to make them your own. The room isn't huge, so consider making a reservation for busy times. It's also pretty loud.

  • Visited December 2012
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