Local Option/Local Shack

Local Option/Local Shack

1102 W Webster Ave 1, Chicago, IL
(773) 348-2008 serving: North Side, DePaul
open:Sat-Thu: 12pm-2am, Fri: 12pm-3am

Location, Location, Location:


Restaurants, Dine At The Bar, $, Traditional American, Open 7 Days, Seafood, Lunch Spot, Mastercard Accepted, Local Favorite, Neighborhood Bars, Catering, Outdoor Dining, Bars & Clubs, Delis And Delicatessens, Barbecue Restaurants, Visa Accepted, Bars & Pubs, American Express Accepted,

The Low Down


The Extras: The bar sports an extensive selection of 90-plus beers.

Where to Sit: Split between front bar and tiny back restaurant, you can dine in either area.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

Cozy bar and seafood-focused sandwich shop fills with laid-back Lincoln Parkers.
by Contributor at Citysearch

In Short
Bargain seafood attracts a loyal local following to this casual hangout. Crab cakes are a great way to start off, slathered with zesty Creole tartar sauce. Or try peppery seared tuna in corn taco shells, delicious with…
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Great bar, Great NOLA style food
By Timothy P. at Judy's Book

Extensive 25 beer craft brew international menu on tap with addition bottle options. Louisiana style seafood also. Read More

Top 5 Neighboorhood Bar/Restaurant - Hands Down
By chrisegilbert at Citysearch

The Local Option sort of reminds me of Toon's on Southport - sans the shuffleboard table but plus excellent food and an actual beer selection. If ... Read More

Above Average Bar Food and Friendly Environment
By samanda3 at Citysearch

This is a place we always go back to. They have some interesting beers, a great atmosphere and a creole inspired bar menu. The steak tacos are am... Read More

Burger Heaven
By eshippee at Citysearch

Hands down, the Local Option serves the best burger in all of Chicago, and I'm compairing it to all the over priced steak houses I've eaten at in t... Read More

A great local option
By kboyd78 at Citysearch

My friend and I went there on a weekday for some beer and bar food. The Gumbo was amazing and he had the shrimp po-boy. All of the food was grea... Read More