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) #154 of 7,830 Restaurants in Chicago €€ - €€€ Irish, ,
100 W Grand Ave., Chicago, IL 60610
+1 312-836-0066
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good43%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“boxty” (16 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
100 W Grand Ave., Chicago, IL 60610
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice pub, we have been to the Chicago and D.C. Locations. Great decor and great staff. Music is a tad loud and at times rap music (my opinion) kinda kills the mood. The food is very good, mulligatawny is very good. They pour a...More

Thank Ric H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent Sunday afternoon at the pub, the food was delicious. There was seven of us in the party. None had any complaints about the food. Burgers, shepherds pie, and salads were all ordered and every plate was empty when it went back to the kitchen....More

Thank cmg50
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fado's is an excellent Irish styled restaurant. The drink menu is extensive and they have a good food menu. The service was exceptional.

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We stoped in twice. The first time was around 10 PM. That time we had a Reuben which was good but have had better. Great choices of Irish libations. The second time was at happy hour and we had one of the best "old fashion"...More

Thank Caslyn1961
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Randomly chose it to watch Juventus vs Monaco and boy were we glad! The ambiance was fun and happy. The setup is nice, you can watch the game from all angles. The food was delicious! We had the black bean burger, a salad, a goat...More

Thank wsalin23
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This Bar was only a couple of blocks from our Hotel, thankfully, as it was tipping down with rain when we ventured out to catch the Premier League game, bar was busy, loads of screens showing the game. We called in every day to watch...More

Thank georgevader
Reviewed 27 April 2017

You'll find a typical pub environment at Fado - lots of wood and a bit dark. The wait staff is friendly and pretty efficient. They have several floors and private areas that you can reserve. It was great for hosting a happy hour networking session....More

Thank viaggiox
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Fado, what has happened to your Guinness? Does anyone take their time anymore to pull a pint appropriately? Had 2 pints within an hour of each other. Sent one back via the manager Tom as was barely any head and any there was was all...More

Thank Sparky30102
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The food was great and the service was awesome. All of this at a very reasonable price! Great for family meal.

Thank CaddyShack1969
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Great food!!! Server introduced himself, even at bar, shook hands, got our names. Good tap selection. Very cool interior. Went on weekday.

Thank Sara N
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Do you have a brunch menu for Sunday's?
2 July 2016|
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Response from dnreed | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We just dropped in as we walked by.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 W Grand Ave., Chicago, IL 60610
  • Public Transportation: We are 2 blocks west on Grand from the Grand Red Line stop and 6 blocks north on Clark from the Clark and Lake El stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-836-0066
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Fado is an excellent choice for pub favorites and fresh, from-scratch seasonal specials that will reset your expectations of food in an Irish pub. We're currently featuring new seasonal craft beers and housemade cocktails along with a new Snack menu designed for groups looking to share.
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