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Brick House Tavern & Tap

1461 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515-1004
+1 630-963-1104
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1461 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515-1004
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wife and I stopped in to wash down trail dust from shopping with an appetizer. She the chili, I had the spicy meatballs. The chili has a kick on the back end. Meatballs are flavorful in the sauce. Service was attentive, also not a big...More

Thank Ernest M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked into the restaurant, ended up seating ourselves no host or greeter at the door. I don't know what was going on this nite but my first experience was way better. Not to mention this was Monday nite about 8:30 in the evening. So of...More

Thank lakesha c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big open space, great for a casual drink and a quick snack. We tried the butcher's board and loved it. The fireplace is a good touch, specially in a cold winter day!

Thank JazminSchroeder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Here from Tennessee. First time here at the Brick House. Had the chicken pot pie. Was perfect! Other entrees was the chicken fried steak and the fish and chips. Those were great too! 5 stars!

Thank Nessiegirl17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bar has limited recliner seating which is well worth the trip to this establishment. They put 4 recliners together to view one television which you get to control and watch whatever games you prefer. The food is very good and upper end bar food.

Thank Rosanne J
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent big breakfast meal. Homemade sausage patties lots of flavor, smoking thick-cut bacon that reminds you of camping, crunchy Sweet waffle. The bison burger was subpar. The sauce they put on there was sweetish and that complementary to a burger, unless you like sweet sauces...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Quite noisy on a weeknight and service was a bit slow. Varied menu, but not much selection at all in the salad/healthy department. Would not recommend for a cosy evening with someone as there is significant crowd and TV noise. Food was ok and plentiful...More

Thank whatnext4us
Reviewed 22 October 2017

My first trip to this restaurant with friends. Food was good. Nice choice of craft beers. Only bad thing was our waiter disappeared after serving our food and missed my "another beer" request.

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

If you want to watch the game at your own table and eat some good food this is the place to be.Food is very good I had fish and chips husband had a hamburger no complaints about this place it is our go to spot.

Thank CC2U
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Never been here before. Decided to try it. Was a little concerned that the parking lot was not full at 7 pm but decided to try. What a great place! While there might have been some things I would have liked to see, nonetheless it...More

Thank Mayorman2011
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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
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