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Publican Tavern

10000 W Ohare Ave, O’Hare International Airport, Terminal 3, Councourse K, Chicago, IL 60666-6000
+1 773-377-7838
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish sandwich” (8 reviews)
“fries” (22 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10000 W Ohare Ave, O’Hare International Airport, Terminal 3, Councourse K, Chicago, IL 60666-6000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a layover here on the way to Scotland and needed a good breakfast. I wanted a place I could sit down and relax in rather than grab a quick breakfast sandwich and eat it on the run, so I opted for this tavern....More

Thank christine102262
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately at O’hare this is the best option I’ve found. The food is acceptable and cooked by chefs that seem to want to make the effort. The service, however, is unbelievably bad. It’s starts at the hostess stand where the woman doesn’t even acknowledge your...More

Thank thomas d
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My husband usually tells me that I go relatively easy on restaurants and will try to see the positives. Unfortunately I can't do that with this establishment. I travel internationally regularly on business and over the years the standards in airports have improved considerably. However,...More

Thank sjcw
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I was flying to France and not looking forward to another airline dinner so I was thrilled to find this quality restaurant in terminal 3 on concourse K which is where my flight was leaving from. I was seated promptly and in and out in...More

Thank Singingbaker
Reviewed 29 September 2018

In an airport where attentive service is a necessity, we had to reach out for service. The menu is limited. The food is edible. We plan to look elsewhere.

Thank MarshBruce
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

The service was very good and the food average. The overall appearance was below average with dirty tables and chairs.

Thank Gustavo L
Reviewed 13 September 2018

This is my favorite place for a quick, quality meal before flying out terminal 3. I tried many of their salad and they are really well prepared balancing flavors and consistency. I truly find their chicken wings exceptionally tasty and crispy. Worth of note is...More

1  Thank Explorer768970
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Considering the overpriced dross normally available in the airport, this place is the French Laundry of airport restaurants. Outside of the TSA security barrier it would be average but inside it stands head and shoulders over the competition. Upscale pub fare crafted from something other...More

1  Thank SquareBear205
Reviewed 10 August 2018

On our way out of town, wanted dinner but not airport food. Did not expect to see Publican there!. Ordered dinner and it was just great: pork rillette w/ apricot, wings, avocado salad. Very enjoyable meal.

Thank Cale773
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Delicious drinks!! the old fashion is worth the delay. the wings were super tasty with tangy flavor and perfect sweetness also nice caramelized crust!

Thank carlosl555
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10000 W Ohare Ave, O’Hare International Airport, Terminal 3, Councourse K, Chicago, IL 60666-6000
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-377-7838
  • This restaurant is at O'Hare Intl Airport
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