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Brick House Tavern + Tap

€€ - €€€American, ,
1461 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515-1004
+1 630-963-1104
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
1461 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515-1004
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Waited 20 min to order drinks and food after begging a server to help us. Server tried to pass us off to actual server who brought us our drinks. We had our meals with little follow up or drink refills. The old fashioned was great...More

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived early evening. The restaurant parking lot was full. The restaurant inside was about 3/4 full. Seated right away. Nice atmosphere. Pleasant server. She suggested their specialty items some of which were featured for happy hour at a special price. Chose the BBQ Bacon...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 7 October 2018

First off we had a party of 7. They wanted to sit us practically right in front of the entrance door while the rest of the places tables were 85 % empty. I helped the nice young lady put 3 tables together while the Manager...More

Thank Colonel_Klink_10
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Ate there with a group from work. I had some years ago but did not remember if I liked it or not. I remember now. It’s just ok. The pizza was mediocre at best. A couple of people got a lamb burger and they liked...More

Thank BDAD68
Reviewed 21 September 2018

My blackened Mahi Mahi was very good, but I think they gave me regular white rice instead of Jasmine rice - or their Jasmine rice is bland. All at the table seemed to enjoy their meal Music was a little loud, but was still generally...More

Thank MangaMan
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We were seated almost immediately....great, right?? Then we waited over 10 minutes for a server to even take our drink and app order. Another 10 minutes or so to bring our beers to the table. Our apps came out pretty quickly and were delicious!! Unfortunately...More

Thank acctnggirl71
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I’m staying at The Marriott in Downers Grove. They recommended this place...they won’t after this experience. First of all there were not many people there. Sat at bar and asked for draught Bud Lite. Not too difficult for a tavern RIGHT.....it was. Empty and needed...More

1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Food was great - nice beer - my wife had the blackened mahi-mahi and I had the filet medium rare - however it was almost well done and dry. Problem was no server for ages. However, when she did show - she fixed it to...More

Thank afbcph
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Went with my family here and ordered cheese sticks some burgers and duck wings. Duck wings were good but my lamb burger was disgusting! Barely done and lacking flavor. Like all flavor! Waitress was there to take our order but took 30mins to give us...More

Thank hisdab4eva
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Only been here once before and probably won't be back again. The waiter was terrible. I doubt it was his first day, but should've been his last. I asked him what the well bourbon was (it was happy hour). He said he didn't know, but...More

Thank P888UZjeffl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
10:30 - 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: +1 630-963-1104
With a relaxed, sportscentric atmosphere, a seemingly endless assortment of local, craft and import beers, and an inventive menu of American tavern fare, Brick House Tavern + Tap offers guests a truly next generation "gastro pub" experience. Its flavors and ambiance can be enjoyed at 24 locations spread across the nation.
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