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Brick House

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Bar, American, Pub
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1461 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515-1004
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 01:00
Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Chicago, IL
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place to try. We went there for lunch to try the restaurant. The staff is friendly and welcoming. Walking in you see the fireplace/ fire pit, which looks great. We are led to our seating area, tables and love seats, very inviting. The menu is simple, definitely not over the top. We had their Philly cheesesteak sandwich... More 

Thank timroxkor
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

I reserved the "Man Cave" for 50 guests after a corporate event. The room was set, the buffet was supervised and the wait staff was friendly and attentive. Everyone enjoyed the lunch and I would definitely recommend the restaurant for a nice lunch. The staff couldn't have been better.

Thank Cathy O
Vancouver, Washington
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

I have not had a bad meal here yet they do a great job handling large groups food is consistantly good and always served in a decent time frame. They are great at serving up the food even when extremely busy

Thank 632dono
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Food was very good, warm atmosphere, comfortable seating. The wait staff very friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Phil B
Chicago, Illinois
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

In the past, I have been consistently disappointed with the Red Lobster franchise. However when my friend insisted that we go, I obliged thinking about the cheddar biscuits. I was completely blown away. Our server, Tony, was attentive and outstanding, and the food was tasty despite the saltiness of it. I realize that seafood is cooked in salted water, but... More 

Thank bseo-pero
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31 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

We were looking for a place to watch a specific college basketball game on an NFL playoff Saturday, and were afraid we'd have difficulty locating a spot. Brick House was perfect. The hostess seated us at a table with its own TV monitor and got the channel we needed right away. Many of the tables have individual TVs, and also... More 

Thank sola7
Lemont, Illinois
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254 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

After a HS football game visited her for a late night beer. The service was fair. Prices were fair. They had a few TV's so was able to watch some sports.

Thank Tom F
Oswego, Illinois
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Lots of space and good seating. Comfy lounge chairs with tvs for couples and small groups. Great bar menu, beer selection and the wings are awesome! Also love the house chips with melted cheese. Great for watching sports or getting together after work.

Thank MissMallory66
Peru, Illinois
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70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We found this place on Christmas evening. Wonderful table by the fireplace. $3 pints. And the food was great. My husband the chicken and waffles. I had the steak tips. Wonderful!

Thank Erin L
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent Grand Marnier brioche french toast, yum!!!! Simple brunch menu. It was a tough decision. Outdoor seating option. Wonderful, friendly staff as well. Will definitely go again.

Thank Shari K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1461 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515-1004
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: 630-963-1104

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?