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Revolution Brewing Company

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Revolution Brewing CompanyRevolution Brewing Company
BEER AVG
3.99/5
Based on:
105 Beers
1,931 Reviews
Place Score: 95
Reviews: 110
Visits: 438
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: n/a
Taps: 16
Bottles: 50
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

2323 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, Illinois, 60647-2924
United States
phone: (773) 227-2739

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @revbrewchicago

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Place added by: weatherdog on 02-04-2010

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Reviews: 110 | Visits: 438
Reviews by coldriver:
Photo of coldriver
4.13/5  rDev -3.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4

I got to Revolution before noon on a Saturday and was surprised to see it already quite busy. Nice contemporary (but not corporate) feel to the place. I sat down next to the row of clenched fist taps. Was greeted by a very friendly bartender and asked about a flight - they don't really do flights, but they do samples so essentially you build your own flight with the samples. They had around 10 of their own beers on tap as well as 3 or 4 guest taps. Their beer menu indicated a very good bottle selection.

There were three people working the bar section and I was impressed by how they worked as a team with each of them taking a turn serving me. That's often a bad thing, but in this case they got everything right. Loved the enthusiasm and friendliness of the servers, it really sets the mood for a good time. All the beers that I tried were quite good. Had a rueben and blue cheese potato salad which were nicely executed. Not sure if or when I'll ever be back in Chicago but I would definitely be stopping by this place again. (1,035 characters)

More User Reviews:
Photo of Ajlvt
4.11/5  rDev -4.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of Can_has_beer
3.9/5  rDev -9.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3

Photo of SergeLowpz
4.85/5  rDev +13.1%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.25

Photo of wapcap
4.06/5  rDev -5.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

A great place to check out in Chicago. I loved the beer selection and the focus on local hops, and sought after hops.
The place is family friendly, and I'd recommend going with a group to try most of the beers.
The food was good, and I believe they do some local sourcing.
Definitely worth a visit(s)! (301 characters)

Photo of leprechaunandfatman
4.61/5  rDev +7.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of Hayes86
3.99/5  rDev -7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 3.25

Photo of PhillyStyle
4.05/5  rDev -5.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.75

Photo of Ryannel24
4.36/5  rDev +1.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of Kegatron
4/5  rDev -6.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of scootercrabb
4.41/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of MattMorin
4/5  rDev -6.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of invalid665
4.68/5  rDev +9.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4 | food: 5

Photo of boothbeer
4.38/5  rDev +2.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of slipperysoup
4.13/5  rDev -3.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.25

Photo of crow
4.38/5  rDev +2.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of kajunwaybright
4.31/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of adamk1978
4.59/5  rDev +7%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.25

Photo of plaid75
3.9/5  rDev -9.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of AuntBea
4.39/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of Faxmesomehalibut
4.09/5  rDev -4.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Westyn
4.6/5  rDev +7.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 4

Photo of Rosstheboss
4.6/5  rDev +7.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of 98green
4.61/5  rDev +7.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Place was packed at 7 on a Monday. Got the only seat at the bar. Loud environment from conversation. 16 of their own beers on tap plus a solid selection of bottles and cans. Draft prices started at $5 a pint up to $7 a snifter for the high abv brews (249 characters)

Photo of Homer53
4.21/5  rDev -1.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

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Revolution Brewing Company in Chicago, IL
95 out of 100 based on 110 ratings.