Durkin's Tavern

Affable neighborhood sports bar straddling Lincoln Park and Lakeview attracts a post-college crowd.

810 W Diversey Pkwy
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 525-2515 http://www.bar1events.com/durkins/index.php

4 reviews

The Basics

  • Primary: Bars & Clubs
  • Others: Rock & Pop, Cash, Alternative Rock, College Bars, Bars & Pubs, Restaurants, Sports Bars
  • Hours:
    Mon-Fri 4pm-2am
    Sat 11am-3am
    Sun 11am-2am

Owner's Message

Affable neighborhood sports bar straddling Lincoln Park and Lakeview attracts a post-college crowd.

Reviews

  • By Jason G about 10 years ago on Insider Pages

    Large, loud, dirty bar frequented by college kids. Fratty atmosphere with a flip cup table. Reasonably-priced beer and drinks. Bathrooms are disgusting. Wouldn't recommend. Read more »

  • By Sarah B. about 12 years ago on Judy's Book

    As holder of the "oldest continuous beer license" on the north side (they served during Prohibition too), Durkins still has a lot going for it. Every night has a special ($3 any beer on Tuesdays) and the weekends see a lot of meal/drink… Read more »

  • By Sarah B over 12 years ago on Insider Pages

    With the oldest beer license on the North side, Durkin's serves beer and food, and sponors many local leagues, including softball, ecuhre and poker. A Purdue bar, Durkin's has many, many tv's and the standard sports packages. The food… Read more »

  • By Sarah H almost 13 years ago on Insider Pages

    I have to say that a couple of years ago I was at this bar every Friday night! My friends and I would count down the minutes until work was over and then head straight over to Durkin's for their famous Happy meal. Always a great night! Read more »