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Goose Island Clybourn

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Goose Island ClybournGoose Island Clybourn
BA SCORE
94
outstanding

317 Ratings
Ratings: 317
Reviews: 201
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 9.72%
Active Beers: 312
Beer Ratings: 60,756
Beer Avg: 3.87
Taps: 18
Bottles: 0
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

1800 N Clybourn Ave
Chicago, Illinois, 60614-4939
United States
phone: (312) 915-0071

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @gooseclybourn

Notes:
(Linked Listing) Hours:
Sunday - Thursday: 11:00am - 1:00am
Friday - Saturday: 11:00am - 2:00am
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

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Reviews by DavoleBomb:
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DavoleBomb

Ohio

4.84/5  rDev +14.7%

This was my first trip to a good beer establishment outside of Pittsburgh (my home) and Baltimore (where I went to school). I was more than pleased with the atmosphere. Every song played was something I liked (literally every song for a good three hours), but the best part was I didn't have to scream to talk. Big bar and lots of shit on the walls for a good appearance. I was surprised to see that there wasn't a big turnout for a Saturday night. While I enjoy not needing 10 minutes to move 10 feet, it was a bit disheartening that such a good bar would not have tons of business.

I had a good ongoing conversation with the bartender. Though he wasn't completely knowledgable about the brews, he went out of his way to figure out answers to any questions I had. He also have me a few 1-2 oz. samples on the house when I expressed interest in a brew.

The selection was awesome. It was all Goose Island brews except for Lagunitas Gnarlye Wine. There were three beers on cask. I sampled two of them and it was clear that the casks were well maintained. Goose Island makes a good mix of beers and there was something for just about everyone, including a good mix of Belgians.

This is one hell of a place. I just wish it was closer to the 'burgh.

06-28-2009 03:58:42 | More by DavoleBomb
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Goose Island Clybourn in Chicago, IL
94 out of 100 based on 317 ratings.