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515 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
+1 847-367-6168
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lobster tacos” (12 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
“lentil salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
515 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, the bar whiskey/bourbon and dinner menus sure has expanded since last review! Love it. Husband and I both had the spicey pork rice bowl and it was delicious,I would have liked a bit more spicy though. Other diners indulged in various burgers, which they...More

Thank lesyukon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great drink menu! And go for a cheese & sausage sampler to wet you appetite. Nice food with best atmosphere on the strip!

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I went on a Tuesday night about 5:30 and we were one of a handful of tables filled. As the evening progressed the room filled and the noise rose. We ordered the turkey burger and the basic burger and we were both...More

Thank 41christined
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ate at Firkin's only once. The atmosphere was OK but food just OK. I do not drink so there was no value in that for me but others may like that part. Service was average as was cost. I am not inclined to go...More

Thank 992williamdavida
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

They have a bunch of taps and a very wide variety of beers. They pride themselves in having beers other people don’t have on tap. We ordered the beer balls to eat and they didn’t disappoint. My wife isn’t a huge meatball fan, but loved...More

Thank Herky927
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Great local spot for dinner and drinks. Loved the halibut!!! Pretzel appetizer is delicious. Terrific service. Love the decorations!!!

Thank Lauri B
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I love the atmosphere of the Firkin!! You feel like you stepped back in time. The pretzel is superb! Great beer selection and service!

Thank Leslie M
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Firkin good place to grab a bite and enjoy the ambience. I had the salmon entree that was absolutely delicious. Happy crowd, pleasant bartenders, nice experience. I'd definitely recommend and will be back next time in Libertyville, or anywhere nearby.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My wife, father in law and I stopped in here on a fine summer Saturday. He had a hamburger done perfectly medium rare. She had a a salad with roasted vegetables. I really enjoyed the pulled pork.

Thank Orso52
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We enjoyed a quiet lunch on a Thursday. The place has a very old school bar vibe. Dark, lots of wood and exposed pipes etc add to the feel. You enter through the back of the establishment which is a little strange because then once...More

Thank ouilv2travel
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Lauren C
11 February 2017|
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Response from Jessi B | Reviewed this property |
Kids are definitely allowed and there are plenty of food options for them as well. Keep in mind, in later evening hours, Firkin has more of a bar atmosphere than a restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 847-367-6168
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