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 just in time for summer!
May 31, 2021
We'd like to thank Amdur Productions, the Village of Barrington and of course all the patrons who came out for the Barrington Art Festival the past couple days. It was a tremendous success and sooooo good to see all the smiling faces out & about again!
May 29, 2021
The Pub will be open regular hours and for full service on Memorial Day, Monday May 30th.
May 27, 2021
To our patrons - please note that starting Friday afternoon (May 28) the streets surrounding the Pub will be blocked off for the weekend Barrington Art Festival. Additional parking can be found in the "BMO Harris" lot just south of us and in the Metra station lot just east of our building. Regular parking will return to normal Sunday evening (May 30).
May 26, 2021
On Saturday & Sunday over this upcoming Memorial Day weekend the Barrington Art Festival returns to the center of downtown Barrington, and as we have done every year the Pub will be in the middle of it serving up cold beverages. Hosted by Amdur Productions, 10 AM - 5 PM both days. Visit their website for details.
May 22, 2021
On Sunday (5/23) the Pub will be opening at 10 AM for Manchester United - Wolverhampton and a few other matches. Our match day and Sunday Specials are in effect, plus we will have a small complimentary breakfast buffet at halftime.
May 18, 2021
Effective today our hours of operation have returned to normal, and we've extended our weekend kitchen hours:
Sunday - Thursday 11 AM - 1 AM (kitchen until 9 PM)
Friday & Saturday 11 AM - 2 AM (kitchen until 10:30 PM)
Closing/late night hours may slightly adjust based on necessity at that time.
May 17, 2021
We have a few more "weather-questionable" days in front of us, but most of our outdoor seating will be available by the end of this week... just in time for the 80 degree temperatures to arrive!
May 12, 2021
A big THANK YOU goes out to the Rebel Diners group who were at the Pub for an extended lunch yesterday. This is a wonderful assembly of patriots who promote and support small family-owned restaurants that have been doing whatever it takes to stay in business during these difficult times. We are definitely honored to be part of their community! To learn more about their mission visit their website www.rebeldiners.com.
May 10, 2021
Today we officially kick off our full lineup of new & improved daily specials, and it's something different every day! Check out our Specials page for a breakdown by day. Mondays are now officially "Irish Mondays" as we deeply discount many of our popular Irish fare menu items plus provide $5 Guinness drafts all day long!
The rest of the week goes as follows:
Tuesday - All Day Happy Hour
Tots & Brats Thursday
Friday - All You Can Eat Fish Fry
Saturday & Sunday - Pizza & Beer Weekends
Sunday Bloody Sunday
Daily specials are dine-in only. All details available on our Specials page.
May 5, 2021
After a hiatus of over a year our BEER OF THE MONTH has returned! For the month of May we are featuring $4 drafts of Oskar Blues Mama's Little Yella Pils. Also, we'll be "doubling down" and adding another one within the next couple days... stay tuned!
May 4, 2021
We're starting to introduce some new & revamped specials, and Tuesdays has just become significantly better! Our weekday 3 PM - 6 PM Happy Hour specials are now available ALL DAY EVERY TUESDAY! Visit our Specials page for the list of offerings.
May 3, 2021
Here is a just-released music video for the song "Trouble" that was filmed at the Pub, so we are sure you will recognize the venue! The talented artist Kaeyra (Caroline Baran) is a local talent from Algonquin, and we are honorted that they chose to do the video here.
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