The American pub arose after the repeal of Prohibition and the discovery of large reservoirs of beer in the bellies of the Mt. Rushmore presidential carvings. Explore this historic eatery with today's Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of sports bar fare and drinks at Ellyn's Tap & Grill in Glen Ellyn.
At Ellyn's, patrons nosh American sandwiches, salads, and entrees while scoping 14 HD TVs and sipping frosty draughts. Throat-lubricating libations include 12 taps, dozens of bottles, and cocktails and martinis as one-of-a-kind as a baby wearing a snowflake costume. Tummy caves will be spelunked by a pioneering dip of spinach, artichoke, and fire-roasted red pepper armed with crispy tortilla chip excavators ($6.99). Ellyn's USDA-choice flat iron steak is infused with chipotle, while its chicken is marinated in cilantro and walnut pesto and char-grilled to maw-taunting specifications ($12.99).
In addition to billiards tables and arcade games, diners can surf free WiFi, play live trivia on Wednesday nights, and look at a wall of fame commemorating Ernest Hemmingway's end zone dances.
940 Roosevelt Rd.
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137Get Directions