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The Vig Chicago

$$ - $$$American, ,
1527 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60610-1307
+1 312-982-2186
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“lobster roll” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1527 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60610-1307
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With the street festival going on right outside, it was nice to walk into a nice place and relax. I was looking forward to a nice cold beer and a burger. Generally disappointing. The service It was to me that weird to me that after...More

Thank ultane
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sat at the bar and had some drinks under the "giggle water". Fun cocktails. Place was really charming as well. Nice stop to make while walking Old Town.

Thank Daye A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nicely located in old town this restaurant is really popular and has huge amount of tables. Therefore also pretty noisy. We had to wait for 45 mins to get table and enjoyed drink at bar in the back of the restaurant. We got table in...More

Thank Josien_Dennis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for Sunday morning brunch with our nephew and his wife. We sat on the patio (sidewalk) area in front of the restaurant. I and my husband each had coffee ($4 ea); he had a Breakfast Burrito ($14) as did our nephew. I...More

Thank CaptTrouble
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We enjoyed our meal at the Vig. Made reservations 2 hours before our show at Second City. The services was fast and attentive so they must be really aware of the pre-show crowd needs. I saw reviews that included chicken and waffles which looked amazing....More

Thank stl_cardinals
Reviewed March 27, 2018

I normally comment about the entire experience at a restaurant, but the Pimento Mac N' Cheese is good enough that I can just post about that. Whatever you decide to get at The Vig, make sure you include an order of the PMNC. You will...More

Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

The chickens and waffles were good. The staff was good. The decor was good. The price was good. I would go back.

Thank Jeffrey H
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Love the The Vig as it is lively restaurant in old town. Hip and young crowd with a great menu and vibe. I had the turkey burger which was excellent and my wife had the avocado toast which she loved.. we had a great lunch...More

Thank Donald M
Reviewed January 22, 2018

This place is so great. I have had both dinner and the brunch here. The menu is different but everyone has been spectacular. The salads are amazing and the turkey burger was fabulous. The selection of beers is impressive. The wait and bar staff are...More

Thank Motherlof1
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Everything we tried there was good but the hamburger is definitely the best! I would recommend getting the french fries as a side, as they come with a wonderful dipping sauce. If you consider the spreads as an appetizer, they are very filling, mainly due...More

Thank dalsu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1527 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60610-1307
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 312-982-2186
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