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Durty Nellie's West Irish Pub

Irish Pub, Pub, and Music Venue$$$$
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  • Mark H.
    "Outstanding draft craft beer selection and extensive bottle list."(7 Tips)
    Lia Evangelia H.
    "Also have, great food and beer selection/specials!"(2 Tips)
    Tim J.
    "KID ROCK COVER BAND."(2 Tips)
    Anna K.
    "Trivia night on Wednesdays can be tons of fun!"(2 Tips)
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  • Gypaetus b.
    I would recommend checking beforehand whether or not a concert is all ages. Recently attended one, and it was like being a senior citizen in a room with loud, anxious, parentally supervised teens.
  • Lynda B.
    Lynda BennerJune 9, 2016
    Great food, always have great live bands.
  • Hiedi E.
    Hiedi EMarch 21, 2016
    Decent concert venue even if it's a bit small. Bar serves only pizza for food after 10pm.
  • Liz S.
    Liz SheendreamSeptember 18, 2015
    I like ti during the day for the food.It is excellent for bar food.They do have a wide range of selections when it comes to alcohol.We really enjoyed it during the day
  • Fallon S.
    Fallon SmithJuly 26, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Beer, drinks, bands, size and lots of standing room. I think everyone pretty much covered it but this place is always great.
  • SS C.
    SS ChristopherJuly 14, 2015
    One of the few places in the suburbs I will make a drive out for just for lunch or dinner. Bison burger is expensive, but worth it.
  • Rick E F.
    Rick E FoxJune 29, 2015
    It's got what you need. Irish breakfast!
  • Erik R.
    Erik RowleyApril 14, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    4 am bar on the weekends and can get pretty crazy!
  • Erik R.
    Erik RowleyFebruary 11, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    Usually pretty chill when I've been here but I've heard concert nights are a blast!
  • James l.
    James lintzerisNovember 16, 2014
    #bachelorparty#fun
  • Greg O.
    Greg OswaldAugust 11, 2014
    Great for a show
  • Mark H.
    Mark HeffernanAugust 11, 2014
    Outstanding draft craft beer selection and extensive bottle list. You WILL find a new favorite here. Excellent menu too.
  • Pamela
    PamelaJune 21, 2014
    Great burgers.
  • Alex D.
    Alex DrennenApril 27, 2014
    The "Danger Tots" are awesome!
  • Jake T.
    Jake ThomasMarch 23, 2014
    This place is like a garbage dump. So many places that have better service, more room, and just a general over all better environment
  • Justin B.
    Justin BerryJanuary 12, 2014
    Been here 100+ times
    Great Beer selection!
  • Kyle W.
    Kyle WalkerDecember 31, 2013
    They don't let you smoke electronic cigarettes in here. Very unsatisfied
  • Melly C.
    Melly C.December 25, 2013
    Beer what more can you want? Conveniently located near Palatine station!
  • Melly C.
    Melly C.December 24, 2013
    Yummy beer! Love the fireplace.
  • Lia Evangelia H.
    Lia Evangelia HalarisNovember 10, 2013
    Fridays & Saturdays always have good entertainers, both bands and djs. Also have, great food and beer selection/specials! Check out DJ Fiction!
  • Nina K.
    Nina KulinczenkoSeptember 2, 2013
    Check out what band is in town!
  • Nicholas M.
    Nicholas MusialJuly 16, 2013
    Really decent beer selection, didn't have any food though so can't vouch for that.
  • qwe q.
    qwe qweeMay 19, 2013
    Always a good time at Nellies, memories are made
  • Eva V.
    Eva ValentineMay 4, 2013
    Hannah the wait staff rocks she's so cool and great service
  • Ashley H.
    Ashley HansonApril 28, 2013
    the Durty mac-n-cheese is a must!
  • Danielle N.
    Danielle NutnimApril 26, 2013
    Rod tuffcurls and the bench press is the best band ever they are the reason we go
  • Cobra M.
    Cobra McJingleballsApril 6, 2013
    Say hi to jumbo.
  • John F.
    John FisherFebruary 2, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Great place. Join the beer club
  • Dan H.
    Dan HuckerJanuary 10, 2013
    16 candles band here was awesome!
  • Kevin M.
    Kevin MichaelJanuary 1, 2013
    I never would've thought there would be so many tables of people being lame during a Talking Heads band on New Years Eve.
  • Liz H.
    Liz HomsySeptember 26, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    A fun place with a solid beer list...just make sure you pick a couple when you order...their taps are frequently out.
  • Tim J.
    Tim JordtSeptember 23, 2012
    NEVER COME HERE. KID ROCK COVER BAND. RUN
  • ash. a.
    ash. anz.August 19, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    they never got rid of pokie sticks! I asked about them a few times & the employees didn't know what I was talking about, but they're late night menu only
  • Gina
    GinaJuly 21, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    mac and cheese...with bacon...and a side of nachos.
  • Brian W.
    Brian WhitakerJuly 1, 2012
    Need to tell the bus boy not to circle the table while you eat like a shark.
  • Jason S.
    Jason SchwabJune 4, 2012
    Spinach and artichoke dip is bomb!
  • Miles P.
    Miles PfefferleMay 24, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Service is terrible on trivia night
  • Adam C.
    Adam CrownMay 13, 2012
    The dirtyyyy
  • Kevin H.
    Kevin HarnistMay 5, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Beerfest 2012!
  • Michael H.
    Michael HudecMarch 8, 2012
    Mark the owner is pretty well awesome :)
  • C M.
    C MarieFebruary 12, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Go to the Mezz ask for Sarah she is the best bartender in the bar/ world!!! :)
  • Ted D.
    Ted DziedzicFebruary 9, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Be sure to talk to Colleen when she is working the bar. Very knowledgeable on beer, wine & the finer things in life!
  • Thirst E.
    Thirst EFebruary 5, 2012
    Flame Ass Pizza :-)
  • Michelle M.
    Michelle MillerFebruary 4, 2012
    This place has the vibe, the beer, and the food. Trivia nights on Wednesday's are a blast too!
  • Brian P.
    Brian PopeJanuary 12, 2012
    Awesome selection of beer! Located right off the Metra UP-NW line (Palatine stop).
  • Tyler L.
    Tyler LyonDecember 10, 2011
    Kids menus are real humdingers!
  • Reid W.
    Reid WiersemaOctober 20, 2011
    Nellie's is the best! How great is the music? It's awesome!
  • JK-47 [Guitar]
    JK-47 [Guitar]October 2, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    'Your Villain My Hero' was here. :)
  • Victoria D.
    Victoria DudaOctober 2, 2011
    Very different from old Nellie's but awesome intimate-sized concert areas! Nice outdoor rooftop patio too!
  • Robert E.
    Robert ElliottSeptember 20, 2011
    The Spinach Dip Appetizer is awesome!!!!! Read more
  • Larry R.
    Larry RowanSeptember 15, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    large outdoor seating area, heaters for cool nights.
  • Larry R.
    Larry RowanSeptember 1, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Outdoor Dining and inside entertainment
  • Digital Tour Bus
    Digital Tour BusMay 15, 2011
    If you have a headache or are in need of earplugs during the show, just head over to the bathroom because they have machines that sell them! Isn't that cool? We think it is... :)
  • Anna K.
    Anna KunathApril 8, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Great craft beer selection!
  • Anna K.
    Anna KunathApril 8, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Trivia night on Wednesdays can be tons of fun!
  • Scott B.
    Scott BushMarch 27, 2011
    Surprisingly good selection of craft beer here. A wide and deep beer list awaits.
  • darick
    darickMarch 24, 2011
    Rockin bar with a positive vibe. Highly recommend coming to see the live bands - especially the LOOP sponsored Monsters of Mock every month !
  • Ted D.
    Ted DziedzicJanuary 19, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Voodoo chicken bites rock! Check em out.
  • Pete V.
    Pete VukadinovicDecember 28, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    beef pot pie is amazing. It's a beef stew covered with a sweet puff pastry. so good.
  • Anne W.
    Anne WaliczekNovember 28, 2010
    Jameson chicken is lovely wuth the Duvel beer
  • Jake S.
    Jake SchroederNovember 24, 2010
    Try the mama's meatloaf, it's awesome!
  • Hilary G.
    Hilary GOctober 28, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    Spinnin' Arti Dip....mmm mmm good.
  • Carolyn B.
    Carolyn BSeptember 7, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    If you like watching hit music live, check out the cover band Your Villain My Hero on Thursday nights!
  • Jamie B.
    Jamie BergstromAugust 19, 2010
    Usually has pretty reasonable specials!
  • Kelly S.
    Kelly SviatkoMay 30, 2010
    Go there and enjoy a Stone brew on tap. You won't be disappointed.
  • Michael L.
    Michael LMarch 28, 2010
    Great food and beers!
  • Danielle M.
    Danielle McNallyMarch 18, 2010
    Don't fall off the balcony douchebag
  • JERAD H.
    JERAD HILGERJanuary 31, 2010
    3 rooms, balcony, good food
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