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, 2020
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, 2020
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.
April 30, 2021
In response to some inquiries, our outdoor seating should be returning within the next couple weeks. We won't be able to use the entire Park Avenue parking lot again but we're working with the village on expanding our seating capacity to include a few parking spots. More info forthcoming.
Also, this coming Sunday we will be opening early (10:30 AM) for the Manchester United - Liverpool match. Plenty of offerings including or usual matchday special of $4 Heineken 20oz drafts and an extra special $4 Stella Artois draft special in honor of dearly departed friend Mike "Liverpool" Ginsburg.
April 28, 2021
Unfortunately our live entertainment scheduled for this coming Saturday has been canceled due to a family emergency with one of the band members. If we find a replacement band we will post that info here and on our Facebook page.
April 27, 2021
A bit of a revamped daily specials lineup is forthcoming... the old favorites will remain but some great improvement are being added. Check back later this week for updates and a return of our regular Specials page.
April 24, 2021
Manchester United fans - the Pub will not be opening early for the 8 AM match vs Leeds this Sunday (4/25). We apologize for the inconvenience but we invite you out for next Sundays match vs. Liverpool.
April 15, 2021
As a companion to our very popular Burgers Wednesday, we have a new special starting today - Tots & Brats Thursday! Your choice of a bratwurst or jumbo hot dog with a healthy serving of tater tots for just $5.95, available for dine-in all day every Thursday.
April 13, 2021
We're finally starting to bring back some live entertainment, which should shape up to be every Saturday (as it was pre-pandemic). As of May 1st we have some bands already booked and over the next couple weeks the schedule should fill up; check our Events page for details.
April 7, 2021
Today is National Beer Day! Though our "Beer Me Tuesday" specials aren't available on a Wednesday, we still have twenty great beers on tap plus our fantastic Happy Hour (3 PM - 6 PM) with beer discounts!
April 6, 2021
It's election day so please go out and help your local community by voting. In the Barrington area we have some important elections for school board, trustees and others. Visit our Facebook page page for recommendations and other info. Thank you!
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2017 Hospitality Member of the Year!
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