The Fireplace Inn

The Fireplace Inn

"Old town's place for barbecue ribs for over 40 years!"

1448 N Wells St, Chicago, IL
(312) 664-5264 serving: Near North Side, Central
open:Sun 11:30am-9pm; Mon 4pm-9pm; Tue 4pm-9pm; Wed 4pm-9pm; Thu 4pm-9pm; Fri 11:30am-9pm; Sat 11:30am-9pm

Sidewalk Score: 8 out of 10
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Restaurants, Traditional American, $, Carry Out, Fireplace, Romantic Dining, Steakhouse, American Express Accepted, Diners Club Accepted, Discover Accepted, Mastercard Accepted, Visa Accepted, Catering, Barbecue Restaurants,

The Low Down


The Extras: Enjoy live, smooth jazz in the main dining room every Tuesday evening from 7pm to 10pm.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

Many restaurants come and go, but The Fireplace Inn lives on. The apres-ski vibe comes complete with a blazing fireplace in the winter months. Despite the decor, you won't find a lot of downhill-skier types eating here, but you will…
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By Jeremy at GrubHub

The BBQ Fried Chicken was superb.

Fireplace Inn has excellent ribs
By Marija P at Insider Pages

Awesome ribs!! The inside atmosphere is divided into two sides - one side is a bar and the other is more of a traditional sit down restaurant. Th... Read More

great patio
By Ronni K at Insider Pages

What a find, Fireplace is the perfect place for a sunny Saturday afternoon. The start of college football when the weather is nice and games are on... Read More