Be sure to check out our expansion side "Fork & Cork" now open for business!

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September 27, 2022

We'd like to share a wonderful article about the Pub, titled "Scotch Eggs and the benefits of trying something different".  A big THANKS goes out to Susan Anderson-Khleif of the Daily Herald for this completely unprompted but greatly appreciated writeup, and of course to all our loyal patrons who echo these sentiments!

September 25, 2022

If you are looking for a place to host a holiday party, corporate event, birthday party, rehearsal dinner, bachelor/bachelorette party, wedding reception or any other special event, look no further than the Pub!  We offer several banquet options within our facility for private and semi-private parties & events, which includes use of our Fork & Cork expansion side!  We are in the process of fully updating our Banquets-Parties page with more current info but it's still a good resource for info on some of our offerings.  For bookings, professional planning assistance and additional details, contact our events planner, Kristi Juarez, at or 224-406-1171.  Times and dates have been filling up quickly through years end and into 2023, so call us today and reserve your spot now!

September 19, 2022

We have two great Oktoberfest beers on tap - Spaten Oktoberfest (the original Oktoberfest brew) and Sam Adams Octoberfest.  Additionally, this coming Thursday our new themed menu on the Fork & Cork expansion side will be German fare, perfect for this time of the year!

September 15, 2022

This Saturday (9/17) is officially "Halfway to St. Patrick's Day", and though we won't be having a huge celebration, as a thanks to our patrons we'll be discounting many of our popular Irish drinks and menu items (details wil be posted on the right side of this page).  Additionally, our Nebraska Huskers take on Oklahoma at 11 AM and we'll be showing the game with sound.

September 11, 2022

"One of the worst days in America's history saw some of the bravest acts in Americans' history. We'll always honor the heroes of 9/11. And here at this hallowed place, we pledge that we will never forget their sacrifice."

- President George W. Bush.

September 10, 2022

Updating prior shared information, our Nebraska Huskers play Georgia Southern tonight at 6:30 PM (Oklahoma is NEXT weekend).  However, due to scheduling conflicts with our live entertainment, only the first half of the game will be shown with sound.  As an option we will have the entire game with sound showing in our Fork & Cork expansion side.  We apologize for the inconvenience, and our previous post from 9/8 has been corrected.

September 9, 2022

To our Manchester United and Premier League fans - out of respect for the sad passing of Queen Elizabeth II, the the league and several other sports fixtures have postponed all weekend activity. On Sunday the Pub will now open at its regularly scheduled 11 AM time.

September 8, 2022

Our Fork & Cork expansion is in its second week with "Creative Burgers" as the themed menu, which is served after 5 PM Thursday, Friday & Saturday.  Check out the Fork & Cork page for menus and details.

This Saturday we'll be showing the Nebraska Huskers - Georgia Southern game at 6:30 PM (due to our live Irish entertainment only the first half will be shown with sound).  On Sunday at noon the Pub welcomes the start of the NFL season as our Chicago Bears have their season opener against San Francisco.

September 4, 2022

Reminder: the Pub is open late tonight (1:00 AM) and for regular hours on Labor Day.

September 2, 2022

Tomorrow (Saturday) we will be showing the Nebraska Huskers - North Dakota game at 2:30 PM.  On Sunday we will be opening a bit early to show the Manchester United vs Leicester City match which starts at 10:30 AM.  Also, the Pub is open for regular hours on Labor Day.

September 1, 2022

Manchester United vs Leicester City today at 2:00 PM.  Additionally our CREATIVE BURGERS themed menu starts exclusively at our Fork & Cork expansion side today at 5:00 PM - click here to view the menu.

August 30, 2021

We have a new themed menu starting at Fork & Cork this Thursday (September 1st) that all hamburger aficionados will love - CREATIVE BURGERS! Menus will be available on the fork & Cork page within the next day, and as with our other themed menus they will be available only for a limited time.

August 25, 2022

GO BIG RED! AS an official Nebraska alumni watch site, this Saturday we'll be showing the Nebraska Huskers - Northwestern game, LIVE from Dublin, Ireland at 11:30 AM CST.  We'll be featuring O'Ravinia Irish "Big Red Husker" Ale on nitro tap (courtesy of local Ravinia Brewing Company) along with several other beer & pizza specials.  For our Manchester United fans, sorry but we will not be opening early on Sauturday for the 6:30 AM match vs. Southampton.

August 22, 2022

Manchester United vs Liverpool today at 2:00 PM.  Our $4 Heineken 20oz draft matchday special is in effect.  Also, some updates on the Nebraska Huskers season will be forthcoming - we are once again an official watch site for the games, and the first one is Saturday!  Details soon.

August 21, 2022

Just a reminder that every Sunday from 11 AM - 2 PM the Pub serves a nice selection of Brunch menu items, which are in addition to the regular menu.  Check it out on the Sunday Brunch menu page.

August 18, 2022

The second of our three weeks of Greek/Middle Eastern food starts at 5:00 PM today, exclusively at Fork & Cork.  Keep in mind it's only available for a limited time - through August 27th - so dont miss out!  It's also the last Barrington Cruise Night of the 2022 season and looks like it's going to be a beautiful day for it.

August 14, 2022

Throughout the Village of Barrington today from 12 PM - 4 PM is the PAWS Chicago "Angel With Tails" adoption event.  Numerous rescue dogs and cats will be at various businesses with the hope of finding a loving home.  The Pub is of course participating in this great cause and will be hosting As Good As Gold Golder Retriever Rescue of IL in our outdoor seating area.

August 11, 2022

This Saturday Manchester United vs. Brentford is on at 11:30 AM and we'll be showing the match with sound at the Pub.   Also our Chicago Bears are playing Kansas City (first preseason game) at noon - we will put sound on for the Bears game at the conclusion of MUFC (1:30 PM).

Visit the News & Media section for older saved updates.

Voted/Awarded as the

2017 Hospitality Member of the Year!

We are are proud members of the

Voted BEST BAR/PUB in in the region

and best Live Music Venue in Barrington

"Best of Barrington"

Voted the Suburb's BEST IRISH PUB

2012 & 2013 "Best of the Burbs"

One of Urbanspoon's

Top Rated Irish Pubs in America

Exceptional reviews and ratings

from all these major sources

2013 - 2017 Best of Business Award

2017 Best Bar Category Winner!

Thursday September 29th

Our expansion side has a new name!

Expansion side opens 5 PM

Exclusive at Fork & Cork


September 22 - October 8

CLICK HERE for the menu


Plus $4 Stella Artois Drafts

all day long!

Additional Food Specials

Good through the weekend, while supplies last

Buffalo Ranch Chicken Wrap - $13.95

Grilled chicken breast tossed in Buffalo ranch sauce, lettuce, tomato, cheddar cheese and bacon, wrapped in a flour tortilla and served with your choice of sandwich side.

The El Diablo Burger - $17.95

Danger Will Robinson! It is spicy!  BIG 10oz chargrilled steakburger topped with sliced jalapenos, Pepperjack cheese, Tabasco onions and Diablo sauce served on a brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, onion and pickle on the side.  Includes choice of sandwich side.  Sorry, no substitutions.

Mozzarella Sticks - $9.95

Eight (8) fried sticks served with warm marinara dipping sauce.

Mac & Cheese Wedges - $9.95

Ten (10) wedges served with ranch dipping sauce.

Upcoming Entertainment

Vist our EVENTS page for full schedules

Wednesday September 28th

Traditional Irish Session

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Sunday October 2nd


Irish Music with

The Ragged Rascals

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Saturday October 8th

Fast Eddie McAteer

8:30 PM

Wednesday October 12th

Traditional Irish Session

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Saturday October 15th

Mac Dralle

9:00 PM


& FRIDAY  3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Tremendous discounts on many, many items!  Visit our Happy Hour page for all the details.

TUESDAY is an ALL-DAY Happy Hour!

Every Sunday, 11 AM - 2 PM

CLICK HERE for the menu

(regular menu items are also available)






We carry Fox Sports 1 (formerly Fox Soccer), Fox Soccer Plus, NBC & CBS Sports Network channels and various other DirecTV feeds.

Nebraska games will alwasy be shown with sound in our main level.  We will also open for most Manchester United matches that start at 9 AM or later.  Please check our Facebook page for all updates.

Manchester United match days:

$4 Heineken 20oz Drafts

Available in the Pub

Hours of Operation:

Sunday through Thursday, 11 AM - 1 AM

Friday and Saturday, 11 AM - 2 AM

The Loft (2nd level) currently opens only for special event use but will resume daily use in the future based on customer demand.

Our expansion side has a new name!

Hours of Operation:

Thursday 5 PM - 11 PM

Friday 5 PM - 11 PM

Saturday 5 PM - 11 PM

Closed Sunday-Wednesday

except for private events

General Kitchen Hours:

Monday-Saturday 11 AM - 10 PM

Sunday 11 AM - 9 PM

Sorry, we do not take reservations for dining certificates are no longer accepted at our establishment.  Please contact that company for a refund.

For inquiries on planning private/special events,

contact Kristi Juarez at 224-406-1171


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