September 17, 2021
We're now officially six months away from St. Patrick's Day! Plans for the celebration will start soon, and perhaps it will be the return of the Barrington Celtic Fest.
September 16, 2021
This Saturday (9/18) our Nebraska Huskers take on Oklahoma at 11 AM; the Pub will open at 10:45 AM for early arrivers and will be showing the game with sound. Check back here and on our Facebook page for gameday specials.
September 13, 2021
We currently have two Oktoberfest beers on tap - Sam Adams and Half Acre - with Goose Island's brew available soon.
September 11, 2021
“Time is passing. Yet, for the United States of America, there will be no forgetting September the 11th. We will remember every rescuer who died in honor. We will remember every family that lives in grief. We will remember the fire and ash, the last phone calls, the funerals of the children.” — George W. Bush
September 8, 2021
This coming Saturday (September 11) the Pub will be opening early for the Manchester United - Newcastle. Doors open around 8:50 AM, match starts at 9:00 AM. Our MUFC match day special - $4 Heineken 20oz drafts - will be on tap, and a small complimentary breakfast buffet will be served at halftime. Additionally we will be showing our Nebraska Huskers vs. Buffalo with sound at 2:30 PM.
September 4, 2021
The Pub will be open for full business and regular hours on Labor Day (Monday September 6th).
September 1, 2021
Due to numerous factors the restaurant & hospitality industry (along with other businesses) has been experiencing supply issues from many of our vendors, and in some cases it's rather severe. Though we are taking action to best assure the ability to keep all of our food & drink offerings available, there is a good chance that we will occasionally run out of certain popular items. We apologize for any inconveniences and appreciate your understanding during these challenging times.
August 30, 2021
Yesterday (Sunday) we had a power outage in our area which ended up closing us down late afternoon and for the rest of the evening. Our apologies for the inconvenience, but power was fully restored late last night and we are ready to go for regular business! As a reminder our hours are Sunday-Thursday 11 AM - 1 AM (kitchen open until 9 PM), Friday & Saturday 11 AM - 2 AM (kitchen open until 10:30 PM).
August 26, 2021
Football (both American and European) is officially back and hopefully fully normal in 2021! This coming Saturday we have our Nebraska Huskers taking on Illinois in their first game of the college season. Noon kickoff and we'll be showing the game with sound. Additioinally on Sunday we haveManchester United - Wolverhampton, start time 10:30 AM and the Pub will be open for it.
August 25, 2021
Our sports schedules for viewing games at the Pub will be added shortly to the Events tab section on this site. It will include Manchester United, Nebraska Cornhuskers and the Chicago Bears - all teams which we proudly support. Gameday specials will also be listed.
August 18, 2021
Join us tomorrow night (Thursday August 19th) for the last Barrington Cruise Night of the year. It runs from 6 PM - 8 PM and the Pub will be serving some food, beer & wine right in the middle of the event, which is just a block south of our establishment.
August 9, 2021
We are excited to announce that Celtic Thunder artist Damian McGinty makes his only Chicagoland stop right here on Friday November 12th and will be performing in The Loft (our 2nd level)! Limited tickets are available for this show; the Pub does NOT sell these, please visit his website for details.
August 4, 2021
This Thursday (August 5th) is the "National Night Out Against Crime" and our Barrington Police Department will be hosting it just south of the Pub at Cook & Station Streets from 6 PM - 8:30 PM, Visit the Village website for details.
July 28, 2021
Barrington Parents - on behalf of the Pub and the Suburban Action PAC we'd like to THANK YOU for supporting our children and community! Please join us on Friday July 30th, 7 PM - 10 PM for a casual get-together in The Loft. It's a great chance to meet some of your neighbors and members from the Action PAC. Cash bar and complimentary light appetizers provided.
July 25, 2021
On Monday July 26th the Pub welcomes you to join the Suburban Action PAC meeting at 7 PM in The Loft - special guest will be Jeanne Hedgepath, a 20+ year Palatine High School teacher from District 211 who was terminated by a 5-2 vote by the Palatine High School Board of Education. She will be sharing her story and observations on what is happening in our schools.
July 13, 2021
This coming Thursday July 15th (weather permitting) is the Barrington Cruise Night from 6 PM - 8 PM, and the Pub will be participating by selling food, beer, wine and soda at it! Look for us near the corner of Cook & Station Streets, just a block south of our front doors.
July 7, 2021
Our June beer of the month started a bit late and was popular enough to warrant an extension... so Goose Island Summertime Kolsch $4.50 drafts are now happening through July!
July 5, 2021
All of the staff at the Pub hope everyone has been having a fantastic & safe holiday weekend. It extends into today and just as a reminder we are open regular business hours (11 AM - 1 AM).
July 4, 2021
Happy Independence Day to all! We may be an Irish Pub but proud to be Americans!
July 1, 2021
The Pub will be fully open for regular business and full service on Monday July 4th.
June 28, 2021
The Village of Barrington has some holiday weekend activities planned... live music, fireworks Friday July 2nd and a parade the morning of Saturday July 3rd. Things are getting back to normal everywhere! Details can be found on their website.
June 25, 2021
Due to pending inclement weather the car show scheduled for tomorrow (Saturday June 26) has been rescheduled to Sunday July 25th. Bands from 4 PM - 10 PM are still scheduled to play off of Park Avenue (under small tents) and the Pub will of course be open for food and drink service.
June 22, 2021
This coming Saturday (June 26) is the inaugural Classic Collectors Car Show hosted by the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce. The Pub is front & center of the event, serving food and libations right outside our front doors on Park Avenue (joining us are our neighbor friends at Big Iron Horse BBQ). The show itself runs from noon - 4 PM, with live music and outdoor seating from 4 PM - 10 PM. Click here for additional details (also here is a Facebook image flyer link).
June 19, 2021
We have some great specials planned for Father's Day (this Sunday)... check back for details!
June 14, 2021
After having to take off all of 2020, this week a couple of the staple Barrinegon events resume - the Barrington Cruise Nights kick off this Thursday (June 17) from 6 PM - 8 PM and happens just south of our establishment. They aren't every Thursday as in the past; check the Village of Barrington website for further info. The Pub and our neighbors Big Iron Horse BBQ will be handling all food and beverages outside for the events. Additionally the Barrington Farmer's Market is in effect 3 PM - 7 PM every Thursday from June 17th through October 21st, and it's in the usual spot off of Park Avenue right outside our main doors.
June 10, 2021
We are looking for experienced server help along with a couple other positions. Please visit our Contact-Employment page for details.
June 9, 2021
Better late than never - our June Beer of the Month is Goose Island Summertime Kolsch. $4.50 drafts all month long!
June 3, 2021
We're pleased to announce that not only do we have all our regular outdoor seating in place (that wraps around our building) but the Village of Barrington has allowed us to have expanded seating into Park Avenue, right outside our doors. Plenty of room for all, and just in time for summer!
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