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Ovie Bar & Grill

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2 Ratings
Ratings: 2
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.12
pDev: n/a
Taps: 8
Bottles: 45
Cask: N
[ Bar, Eatery ]

120 N Canal St
Chicago, Illinois, 60606-2703
United States
phone: (312) 902-1111

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @oviebarandgrill

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Place added by: klkniffen on 07-15-2013

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3.23/5  rDev n/a
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3 | selection: 3.25

Located in the same building as Oglvie Transportation Center, hence the name.

Rectangular island bar with a couple of tap towers, both with the same 6 beers. They had a Bourbon County promotion, but with high prices on everything. 8 oz. draft for $12 was the cheapest, up to Proprietors for $40. Plus they had the shitty balls to add tax on a one beer tab. Other than that there was a smattering of entry level craft drafts, including Lagunitas IPA, Rev Bottom Up Wit, Green Line, Metro Krankshaft, Founders Dirty Bastard. Bottles numbered only 15, including Tyranena Rocky's, Chouffe and a couple other Belgians.

The atmosphere was a little stale, modern interior with exposed industrial pipes and ductwork overhead, and train trestle pylons in the area between the bar and dining room. It was a bit sterile and contrived upscale-ish place with framed prints of the old elevated line and Buddy Guy, with piped in blues music. Some middle aged douches hit on the 20-something bartender, while others bided time until their train departed.

Skip it and go west young man... Haymarket, Au Cheval, Publican are far better beer destinations nearby.

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Ovie Bar & Grill in Chicago, IL
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.