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Chicago Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Chicago Brewing CompanyChicago Brewing Company

Beer Stats:
Active Beers: 15
Beer Ratings: 160
Beer Avg: 3.65

Taps: 9 / Bottles:
Cask: N / Beer-to-Go: Y
BA SCORE
89
very good

41 Ratings
Ratings: 41
Reviews: 36
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 13.45%
$$ - reasonable
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

2201 S Fort Apache Rd
Las Vegas, Nevada, 89117-5704
United States
phone: (702) 254-3333

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(Place added by: Todd)
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Reviews by ChappyCubsFan:
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ChappyCubsFan

California

3.35/5  rDev -15%
vibe: 4 | quality: 2 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | $$

You have got to be kidding me! I see the high reviews on this place by fellow BA's and I'm shocked. The beer was mediocre at best. Everything tasted like it was brewed with extract. There was no originality in any of the brews, not much in the way of flavorful hops in the pale ale or IPA. Nothing pleased the palate. We tried a sampler and we were ready to leave in 15 minutes. The place is really cool, with a facade and marquee that reminds me of the Chicago Theater in downtown Chicago (nice tribute). But I will not return here. You are better off at Triple 7's (Main Street) in downtown Las Vegas. They brew good beer.

12-12-2005 02:11:49 | More by ChappyCubsFan
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Sellen

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

07-19-2014 17:19:27 | More by Sellen
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J702

Nevada

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

06-29-2014 15:37:23 | More by J702
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coombski

Maine

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

03-29-2014 00:13:06 | More by coombski
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JohnW58

New York

3.73/5  rDev -5.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3 | $

I visited the Chicago Brewing Company location at the Four Queens Hotel & Casino on Freemont Street in old Las Vegas. It was a fairly small place with limited tables and bar stools. I enjoyed the Hardway IPA while playing Video Poker at the Bar and watching a football game. There was obviously no cost to me while I was playing, and since I broke even on my Video Poker play my beer cost was free :-). There were 4 other micro brews on tap; Old Town Brown (a German-style brown ale), Ramblin Reck (an American amber ale), Weizenheimer (a Bavarian style hefeweizen), and All Nighter (a premium light ale). I only tried the Hardway IPA; in fact I had a few to ensure an "adequate sampling". The atmosphere was comfortable with friendly bar tenders, and good company to talk with while playing Video Poker and watching football. I didn't eat there so I can't comment on the quality of the food, although from what I saw it looked like regular "pub food" (ie, nothing special).

12-24-2013 03:57:30 | More by JohnW58
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nick_asian

Nevada

2.5/5  rDev -36.5%

10-29-2013 07:38:41 | More by nick_asian
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kylehay2004

Florida

2.5/5  rDev -36.5%

10-11-2013 23:22:10 | More by kylehay2004
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Sicknot

Nevada

2.7/5  rDev -31.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 2.5 | service: 3 | selection: 2 | food: 4 | $$

This used to be my neighborhood bar a few years back and it used to be great. It really has lost its appeal and doesnt do much to want me to come back. Nothing too special on beers (damn I miss that Maibock) and its the same old boring beers....nothing awful but nothing to crave either. Food is probably its strongest point as I do enjoy the Sliders and the pizzas. Also, the Happy Hour prices are extremely generous which is a huge plus. Its an okay place, but I wont go out of my way to go there even when its Happy Hour.

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06-06-2011 22:32:38 | More by Sicknot
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rbhockeyfan

Nevada

3/5  rDev -23.9%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3 | food: 3 | $$

The place used to be great. I used to hang out there quite a bit. About 3 or 4 years ago they went to hell. Beers are still the same, decent enough. But the food quality and the service has gone way down hill. If you are looking for a place with average food were you can sit and hangout for while and you are not concerned about great service, it is a ok place. I would not go as far as to say don't go, but I will say don't go and expect a great meal, great beer, or great service. Over all pretty average place.

04-03-2011 21:44:43 | More by rbhockeyfan
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sholland119

Pennsylvania

3.53/5  rDev -10.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4 | $$

Stopped in during an afternoon of mostly underwhelming beer shopping as it was on the route from Whole Foods to Lees/Total Wine.

A fake "converted warehouse" look from the outside, but inside is not bad. Smoking permitted in the bars (ick!) but at 3 in the afternoon the crowd was, thankfully, sparse. A three sided downstairs bar (deep to accommodate the video poker machines), with some high tops around. Rather dark but not unpleasantly so, lots of TVs.

I had the full sampler of 9 beers, which was pretty mediocre throughout. The Hawaiian Honey braggot was the best of the lot, the IPA was just ok, and the rest lacked any kind of character.

The sliders I had were pretty good. The bartender was pleasant and attentive, especially for a day bartender.

I would not go back, and am glad I did not go out of my way to get here. Not a bad experience, just nothing special.

HV

12-22-2010 21:01:16 | More by sholland119
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Chicago Brewing Company in Las Vegas, NV
89 out of 100 based on 41 ratings.