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Gillerson's Grubbery

€€ - €€€American, ,
33 W New York St, Aurora, IL 60506-4678
+1 630-340-3719
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good21%
  • Average21%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tater tots” (4 reviews)
“hamburger” (4 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
33 W New York St, Aurora, IL 60506-4678
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The burgers are the attraction here. I had the firehouse? burger. Came with 2 slices of thick bacon and pepper jack cheese. I ordered it med rare and came out closer to medium. We went on a Wed and there is a happy hour with...More

Thank ChicagoSlats
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had tried this place when it first opened and had a bad experience with it taking a really long time for the food to come out. We decided to give it another try today, and it was even worse. It took almost 30 minutes...More

Thank ChicagoPeg
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Have been here twice, once for lunch and once for dinner. We had salads for lunch. They were excellent, fresh greens, great dressing, and sufficient for an entree. We were joined by a vegan who had recommended the place because of their impossible burger. She...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Went with my husband on a Sunday. They had a limited menu for some reason. There were about 6-7 apps, 2 salads, 5 burgers and a hot dog meal to choose from. My husband was very impressed with the server's knowledge of beer and they...More

Thank KatherineH1575
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Like others, I saw this place on Local Flavor / Groupon and brought the wife to check it out. Was a bit disappointed to receive a very limited menu for our Sunday lunch, but was not disappointed with our burgers and fries / tots. What...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Tried 4 different burgers and all of them were really good. The homemade ketchup is so good, along with their tater tots. The tap beer was fresh and very good. You won't be disappointed if you go. The only downfall was their service was slow...More

Thank Trent S
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

This place popped up on Groupon a couple weeks ago and looked interesting. Went tonight and were very pleased with everything. My wife and I split a burger and the oodles of noodles along with a couple drinks. Food was great, nice handcrafted Bloody Mary...More

Thank Dana O
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Good food and the server/owner was great. I had the Hawaiian burger with tots. Both were great. We will go back.

Thank deanbeaty
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Without a doubt Gillerson's has the best burgers in Aurora. I always wash it down with one of their hard ciders but their beer selection is impressive. Their manager is the nicest guy and the staff are very friendly. Definitely great for dinner on the...More

Thank Kelsey C
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Been here twice, for lunch. Service great both times. Facility is very clean but, was very chilly inside both times. Thermostat near our table was flashing 66-degrees. Food excellent, burgers a little more rare than ordered but, I like rare so just for FYI! Definitely...More

Thank Tee-Kavee-ten
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25 October 2017|
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Response from famoustraveler | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Small and only in the bar area.
20 September 2017|
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Response from Dan E | Property representative |
Yes! We can seat up to 20 on our deck.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, 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, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 W New York St, Aurora, IL 60506-4678
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 630-340-3719
  • E-mail
We like to know what we're eating and where it comes from and we're bringing that philosophy to Gillerson's Grubbery. Here's what you should know about us...we don't believe in fancy or fussy. We cook food you love and recognize, food you pick up, knowing the juice will run down your chin. It's comfort food prepared from high quality, fresh ingredients sourced from local farmers and businesses, with a few surprises thrown in to keep it interesting! Our handcrafted food keeps you coming back for more...again...and again...and again. We bring the same passion for quality and comfort to the bar, featuring local and fresh products. Our rotating draft beers showcase Illinois breweries, complemented by a bottle selection spanning the globe. Handcrafted cocktails are mixed on the spot and change with the seasons. Stop by after work to grab some grub and a cold one and hang out with friends. Let Gillerson's host your next private party or catering event!
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