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Houlihan's - CLOSED

111 E Wacker Dr, Lowr 2, Chicago, IL 60601-3713
+1 312-616-3663
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good47%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
18 May 2016
“Comfortable atmosphere”
29 Nov 2015
“Not bad for breakfast”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar
€€ - €€€
111 E Wacker Dr, Lowr 2, Chicago, IL 60601-3713
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Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Went here the first night in town and the dinner food was ok and the service was good. Went back the next 5 mornings for the $10 breakfast bar. Omelets are awesome along with most everything else except the powdered eggs. Dinner service was good....More

2  Thank Spencersdad
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Went here for Breakfast before my boat tour Chicago Lady at 9:30 am, they have other restaurants, even a McDonald's, however I decided to have a very good breakfast before taking off. That was the mistake of a life time.. They only do buffet, I...More

Thank 672juanitas
Reviewed 9 July 2015

...we got to Houlihan's about 45min before closing, there were 12 in our party & we had just arrived from Dallas Tx. They would not seat/serve us !!! We were given 2 different excuses, by 2 different people (host & a manager).....we literally counted 13...More

Thank Edwin R
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Right next to the Hyatt Regency - 10 Bucks for a nice buffet -worth the short walk down the street. We sat outside which was nice - service was so so - but whet the heck

1  Thank Travelinscott29120
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

My good could the service been any slower? It took 5 minutes to get seated and then took another 10 to get drinks ordered. Granted it was late is was 10:15pm on a Friday but the place was not slammed. The waiter then forgot to...More

Thank MotoRGV
Reviewed 22 June 2015

OK, we were hungry and didn't want to eat at the hotel since it's usually expensive Denny's tasting food. So, we swung into Houlihans for their breakfast buffet (I think they called it an "eggstravaganza" or some sort of "eggceptional" experience). Well, the service was...More

1  Thank Liz K
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

My husband and I ate at Houlihan's on Wacker Drive before leaving the city after a weekend trip. Wesley was our waiter and he was very friendly. He gave us some recommendations from the menu, all of which were good. He also gave us some...More

1  Thank Domerswife
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Perhaps.... Lunch was v average and the Irish coffee afterwards truly awful! Great location, enormous potential....

1  Thank Anon186482
Reviewed 10 June 2015

This location is great for the $, The morning buffet could be set up a little better most of the buffet was luke warm, they did offer a omelet station which helped out..

Thank arrette
Reviewed 5 June 2015

This place is next door to The Hyatt Regency ,a very short walk down the street. They Have a very large Beer Selection and Moderate priced Menu and a great Bartenders and wait staff. Every time we are in Chicago ,we stop by for some...More

Thank DennisLiegey
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$11 - US$30
American, Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 E Wacker Dr, Lowr 2, Chicago, IL 60601-3713
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-616-3663
  • E-mail
Forget 'casual dining.' That's an industry term so out of touch with how consumers eat and drink today. For premium quality and style; fare that's at times familiar and other times adventurous and a laid-back modern setting, Houlihan's is a true original.
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