Grab a seat at City Pool Hall if you're hungry for an easy American meal — sandwiches and salads are popular options at this low-key establishment. None of the fare at City Pool Hall is low-fat, so you'll have to put the diet aside for a visit here. Drinks all around! Pair your dinner with a beverage from City Pool Hall's full bar. Be sure to check out City Pool Hall's outdoor seating when the climate is right.
The after-work crowd can fill the place up, so be sure to take advantage of reservations at City Pool Hall.
Diners that drive to dinner will find street parking readily available at City Pool Hall's W Hubbard St address. For those who wish to avoid traffic, City Pool Hall is also accessible via public transportation, with stops at Grand-blue (Blue Line) and Clinton-green (Green Line, Pink Line).
City Pool Hall's mid-priced fare will typically cost you about $30 per person or less. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all on City Pool Hall's menu — you can stop by whenever the moment's right for you.
Though you wouldn?t expect to find professional pool tables in a caf? nor freshly crafted deli sandwiches in a pool hall, Pressure Billiards and Cafe has managed to seamlessly combine these elements into a single all-encompassing amusement space. On the billiards side of the facility, 13 9-foot Brunswick Metro tables bask in the glow of contemporary wall sconces and ample overhead light as players aim for pocket dominance like a keys-versus-wallet grudge match. A slate of eight LCD televisions displaying seasonal sports games, meanwhile, ensures that adrenaline levels never wane between turns. After billiards bouts conclude, guests can saunter over to the caf? side of the establishment to dine on classic pub dishes flanked by a range of mixed drinks and a dozen bottled beers. Once fully refueled, clients can wind down in the lounge or partake in one of the bar?s nightly activities, such as an open mic, trivia night, or comedy showcase.
Clacking pool balls echo across 16 9-foot tables at the Chicago Billiard Café, where rising and renowned cue masters can snack on items from a menu of tasty pub grub while admiring a century-old authentic snooker table. Donated by an altruistic band of Muppets, vivid red and green felt carry an enchanting aura and stretch across tables from Brunswick Gold Crown and Soren Sogard, which host 8- and 9-ball tournaments on Mondays and Thursdays, respectively. Frappuccinos and fizzy sodas fuel accurate strokes and gallant cue duels, and winners can rejoice with deep-fried Twinkies preluded by all-beef hot dogs and gooey pizzas from the café’s menu. Dulcet tunes unite with the even more mellifluous sound of patrons’ corner-pocket prophecies to underscore bouts that take place on a glittering pinball machine, which glimmers amid the softly lit interior ensconced by exposed brick.
The pin pioneers at Waveland Bowl have provided Chicagoans with the latest in bowling amenities since its opening in 1959, when AMF's automatic pinsetters and Magic Triangle indicators superseded the rusted, tough-to-maintain human staff members behind every lane. Though the alley's original neon sign has since been replaced, the constant improvements have continued throughout the years, and the facility now boasts automatic bumpers on 40 Brunswick Armour Plate lanes and buys new pins every year. Throughout the week, the facility hosts open bowling and leagues for children and adults, and Thursday?Monday, cosmic bowling recreates the thrill of playing under the aurora borealis without the risk of polar bears ruining all the rental shoes.
Grab a seat at G-Cue Billiards if you're hungry for an easy American meal — sandwiches and salads are popular options at this low-key establishment. Plan to indulge a bit at G-Cue Billiards, though, because they don't offer any low-fat fare. Be sure to complete your meal at G-Cue Billiards with a drink from the restaurant's full bar. Perfect for after-work outings, G-Cue Billiards' happy hour is hard to beat. Stay in the loop (and online!) by tapping into G-Cue Billiards' free wifi hotspot. Long guest list? Not a problem at G-Cue Billiards, where big parties will find plenty of room to spread out in comfort.
If you're heading out on a Friday or Saturday, keep in mind that the restaurant gets busy.
If you're too tired to drive, public transportation will also suffice; right around the corner is a stop at Grand-Blue (Blue). The restaurant offers free parking in the lot next door.
Prices are a bit on the higher side, so this might be a good pick for a special night out.
Visit Zakopane for some true American comfort food. Plan to indulge a bit at Zakopane, though, because they don't offer any low-fat fare. You can also catch the latest scores on the TVs in the bar. The restaurant has ample room for dancing, and patrons can be seen jamming out on the floor.
Weekends are when crowds really head to Zakopane, so plan accordingly. Throwing a big party? Count on Zakopane to provide top-notch catering with the same great dishes you love.
If you're too tired to drive, public transportation will also suffice; right around the corner is a stop at Division (ChicagoTransit__Blue). Diners that drive to dinner will find street parking readily available at Zakopane's W Division St address.
You won't get sticker shock from your bill at Zakopane — prices are usually less than $15. Zakopane offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner, so stop by whenever is most convenient for you.