Rick's Picks: Green with Envy

ChicagoPride.com
March 12, 2012

This St. Patrick’s Day skip those places that go Irish for just a few days. There are plenty of other places in town serving up Irish fare all year long. Whether traditional or contemporary, Irish cuisine has a lot more to offer than you’d expect. Check out these places to taste authentic recipes from Ireland or inspired by the emerald isle.

This St. Patrick’s Day skip those places that go Irish for just a few days. There are plenty of other places in town serving up Irish fare all year long. Whether traditional or contemporary, Irish cuisine has a lot more to offer than you’d expect. Check out these places to taste authentic recipes from Ireland or inspired by the emerald isle.

The Irish Oak

An authentic Irish pub in the heart of Wrigleyville.

The Irish Oak

3511 N. Clark
Chicago, IL 60657 (773) 935-6669
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F. O'Mahony's

An Irish pub in Boystown, not gay, but always gay-friendly.

F. O'Mahony's

3701 North Broadway
Chicago, IL 60613 (773) 549-0226
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Wilde Bar and Restaurant

Don’t tell me you didn’t know Oscar Wilde was Irish?

Wilde Bar and Restaurant

3130 N Broadway
Chicago, IL 60657 (773) 244-0404
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Lady Gregory's

Wilde’s pretty sister, located in Andersonville.

Lady Gregory's

5254 N. Clark
Chicago, IL 60640 (773) 271-5050
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Cullen’s Bar & Grill (Closed)

Dark and moody Irish pub serving up pints of Guinness and traditional Irish fare in Lakeview.

Cullen’s Bar & Grill (Closed)

3741 N. Southport Ave.
Chicago, IL 60613 (773) 975-0600
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Johnny O'Hagan's (Closed)

It doesn’t get more Irish than this.

Johnny O'Hagan's (Closed)

3374 N. Clark
Chicago, IL 60657 (773) 248-3600
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The Drum & Monkey (Closed)

A bit of Ireland in the heart of Little Italy.

The Drum & Monkey (Closed)

1435 W. Taylor
Chicago, IL 60607 More about this business

Fado Irish Pub & Restaurant

The real deal, steeped in tradition.

Fado Irish Pub & Restaurant

100 W. Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60610 (312) 836-0066
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Mystic Celt (Closed)

Modern Irish pub located in Lakeview, serving great burgers.

Mystic Celt (Closed)

3443 N. Southport Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657 (773) 529-8550
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Emerald Loop Bar & Grill

Located in the Loop, a great place to go after the parade.

Emerald Loop Bar & Grill

216 N Wabash Ave
Chicago, IL 60601 (312) 263-0200
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