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Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse

1028 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-1208
+1 312-266-8999
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1028 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-1208
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Gibson’s is good but I have had better steaks in other restaurants. The service was very good. It was a little crowded and noisy but I guess that’s because it is popular.

Thank ZES52
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

From the star studded photographs adoring the walls, to the white table cloths and white coats worn by the waitstaff—Gibson’s is classic Chicago. It is easy to see why they have dominated the steak scene for nearly 30 years. My wife and I split the...More

Thank blvtk5
Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved our dinner at Gibson's. We had 22 family members and had reserveda private dining room. Everything was perfect. Planning with Cassandra wasseamless, she was so helpful on all levels. The food was absolutely delicious. Everything was piping hot, the servers were all so...More

Thank chigagotraveler
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent experience with great food, extensive wine list, friendly service and a vibrant atmosphere!

Thank Johan S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Chicago is truly a carnavore’s paradise. So many great places that are truly “steak houses”….but if you are in Chicago and have time for only one I can recommend Gibson’s! It’s an old school steak house where “simple things done well” is reflected here! Service...More

Thank bluedevils22
Reviewed 1 week ago

The wife and I ate here on a Monday night and it was what we were expecting. This was the night before the Champions Classic Duke/Michigan St & Kansas/Uk played and there were former college stars all over the place. I got the Chicago Cut...More

Thank Brandon R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Atmosphere! Long wait but we got a table in the Bar Area right away. Service was a little slow but they were packed. Friendly and courteous Service. My highlight was an Appetizer of Crab and Avocado. Food was prompt and filling.

Thank coldwellindy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have never had a better time in a restaurant. We got there on a weekend with no reservation. They said it would be over 2 hours. They said we could get a table in the bad first come basis. We went in to have...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing! And so was our server Jeanne. The Filet dinner was the perfect size for a meal and we split the Ceasar to start. The bar is crowded and tight. I recommend making reservations but don't anticipate getting in any earlier than...More

Thank tracy n
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Gibsons on recent business trip. Stopped in the bar beforehand, really nice vibe and worth it for a drink if you have time. Dining room is also very cool and, of course, packed. Steak, unfortunately, was pretty average Had the Chicago cut, which...More

Thank MBones7
Gold Coast
Located just north of The Loop, Gold Coast is one of
Chicago’s most affluent and popular neighborhoods. The
original Playboy, Hugh Hefner, once had a mansion
here. In addition to prestigious hotels, historic
mansions and luxury high-rise apartments, you’ll also
find upscale specialty boutiques and Michelin-starred
restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping
fix and dance through the night along Rush Street. The
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David C
11 November 2017|
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Response from SAREsq7 | Reviewed this property |
It doesn't really matter. You will want to drink one no matter what to take the edge off before the dinner bill comes. ;-)
16 October 2017|
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Response from Jim A | Reviewed this property |
They were when we were there. What they seemed to be out of were several of the desserts early on a Monday night!
passion to travel
10 December 2016|
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Response from Dools12 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure where you are staying but a great spot for food at the bar in a fun atmosphere is Shaw's Crab House on Hubbard St.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1028 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-1208
    (Oak Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighbourhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-266-8999
  • E-mail
Unbelievable food, efficient & fun service, & the highest quality products available, served in an exciting setting, seems like a simple equation for a great Saturday night out. The difference at Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse is that this is a nightly occurrence with the same excitement & weekend energy found every day of the week. As thousands before have discovered, it only takes one trip to get you hooked.
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