Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse - Oak Brook
Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse - Oak Brook

Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse - Oak Brook

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.gibsonssteakhouse.com/
  • Phone: 6309540000x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: 7 days a week: 11:00am - 3:00pm; Dinner: 7 days a week: 3:00pm - 12:00am
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Carte Blanche,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Steak, American, Steakhouse
  • Executive Chef: Mik Burkauskas
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Smoking Area, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 22nd Street
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Free Valet Parking is available.
A word from Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse - Oak Brook
Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse is a Rush Street legend that has just added a location in Oak Brook. Big steaks, big drinks and big shots, that's what it's all about at Gibsons!
Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse Oak Brook boasts a large outdoor patio which has the capacity to seat 200 and includes a lounge area with three toasty fire pits, an Alpine Waterfall feature off the outdoor dining area and a full outdoor bar. Come in and enjoy dining on our patio or just sit around the fire pit with friends to sip some cocktails. Outdoor seating will be accommodated on a first come first serve basis.
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerVibrant Bar Scene
  • Diners' Choice WinnerSteak
  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked
Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse - Oak Brook reviews from OpenTable diners
363 reviews since May 26, 2014
Overall Rating4.4
  • Food4.5
    Service4.5
  • Ambiance4.3
    Noise LevelModerate
93% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (234)great for outdoor dining (142)good for groups (112)romantic (104)notable wine list (97)great for lunch (95)fit for foodies (92)vibrant bar scene (89)hot spot (87)neighborhood gem (60)scenic view (40)late-night find (36)kid-friendly (21)great for brunch (19)Show More
  • Great food but too crowded
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    I enjoyed the food, but the tables were too close together and of course they were packed. I could hear our neighbor swallow his food! Also, there were a lot of kids there. I wouldn't think it was a spot for kids based on the menu and the cost, but there were a lot of families with babies there. We went for our anniversary and I was really thinking it would be a calm romantic atmosphere. Food was delicious though! Best steak and baked ports I've had in a while!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Too Much on the Waiter's Plate.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    The food is always very good at GIBSON'S. We were entertaining a very good customer and his wife and it was her Birthday. I asked the Hostess to let our server know that we wanted a little desert with a candle after dinner as we wanted to make her feel special. Our Waiter obviously had too many tables or at least that was the impression. We had several questions about the menu and that seemed to upset him. He was very slow to take our order and then when he finally got there he was in a great big hurry and rushed us through the process, practically ordering for us. And, no mention of our guests Birthday at all. Between drinks in the bar and dinner in the restaurant I spent well over $500 with a 20% tip. Should have been better!
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    The prime rib was fantastic & the turtle dessert was enough for four people. My only dissatisfaction was that I made a reservation 2 weeks in advance but they wanted to seat us just inside the doorway in a main thoroughfare. Really???
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    It was my first time there. Spent 400, it was the best dinner I ever had. Worth every penny!
    Special Features:
    romantic, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding food & service!
    Cindy
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    We were celebrating our anniversary. Our steaks were cooked to perfection! Wonderful! The wine was excellent. Our server Nick was friendly & attentive and offered suggestions. We'll definitely return to Gibson's.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Kathy
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    Our waiter was extremely accomodating to our needs. We were on a tight time frame and he fully met are needs. The outdoor dining provides me with a complete get away feel!
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Decent but overpriced
    Melvin
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    They talked me into the bone in strip steak - yeah, I know it's supposed to add taste. Cut was fairly thick - could have been thicker. Gristle. Cooked about right. Bar adequate but not fully stocked.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Gibsons =Chicago
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/17/2014
    Gibsons has 2 unique strengths, absolutely inimitable steaks and pure Chicago ambience.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Steak!!!!
    Desi
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Always a Great Steak at Gibsons. Never disappointed.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great place to entertain top client
    Prost
    Dined on 9/11/2014
    Food was excellent, wait staff professional. A bit pricey for 2 people to dine would be my only complaint.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Brian, our server,was outstanding
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    When I booked online there was an area for special requests. I made 3 requests and each were executed perfectly by our server Brian. He was 90% of our experience. The other 10% was the AMAZING food. Anyway, Brian made our birthday guy, Brad, feel special and no one had a bad word to say the entire night. The drinks hit the table in record time. The food was delicious. The service was flawless. While traveling in the Chicago area everywhere we went as a group, we would get so much agony about separating checks. Brian, up front was open to the challenge. Thank you, Brian. You're a great server and I hope you provide every table with that experience, for you really do make a difference in dining experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Night Out
    OrrG411
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    I was traveling with a co-worker in Chicago and was looking for a nice quiet dinner. The food was exceptional, but it was a bit noisy. I will definitely be back for the food.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing
    MarineLovers
    Dined on 9/8/2014
    My fiancé and I went here 2 days ago. The service was excellent, our waiter was great, the food was excellent, the décor and everything was son ice and the noise level was quiet. Then we received many comments and also free ice cream due to my fiancé being a marine and in his uniform. I would definitely come here again
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, late-night find, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2005
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    We celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary here. Food was excellent, service outstanding.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • feels like vacation
    Joey1VIP
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    The patio at Gibsons in Oakbrook looks and feels like a resort area. One of the prettiest settings around. Add great food and service and it is always a winner.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Fantastic
    Jsize16
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    We loved it! It was the first time going there and I was very impressed. It was fantastic!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always a fun night out!
    chicagocat
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    We love to come here for special occasions and just a reliable great night out. Our server, Nick was great!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Expensive for a Reason
    Machine
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    While Gibson's is pricey, I have to say it was one of the best meals I've had in years, and probably the best steak I've EVER had. I had the porterhouse and it absolutely melted in my mouth...amazing cut of meat. The service was truly first class, my girlfriend said she felt like we were on the Titanic (she loves that movie). The crowd was heavy and the restaurant was crowded, not surprisingly. It seemed like people were there to be seen as much for the food but I wasn't concerned, l loved the food. I would definitely recommend this to anyone celebrating a special occasion who wants a great steakhouse experience. The sides were first class as well, by the way.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fantatsic!
    Cielo
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    The food is incredible, the service is exceptional, and the atmosphere is very classy.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Not Impressed
    meg6537
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    I have visited Gibson's several times over the past few years and this time I was slightly disappointed. Our waitress was not as attentive as I expected, my filet came out extremely salty, and after being told we were receiving a complimentary desert for our wedding anniversary, we noticed on our bill we were charged for a desert we didn't request or choose. Overall for the amount of money we spent on an evening we were looking forward to I was disappointed in the experience.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding
    Jelly
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    Gibson's is always a good choice for reliably great steaks, sea food and service. I consider it one of the best steakhouses nationally.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Disappointing Service
    JimmyD
    Dined on 9/3/2014
    Everything was good, except they screwed up/forgot our order and every other table that arrived after us got served way before us. Of course, it was lunch so we were on a tight time window so we were rushed to eat when the mistake was corrected and the food finally delivered.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Birthday Dinner
    Foodie526
    Dined on 9/2/2014
    My girlfriend brought me here for my birthday. What a treat! We started with martinis in the bar then made our way to the dining room. We were seated right next to a service station so she got bumped a few times, but the service and the food were outstanding!! I've never been so into a server schpeal. Bravo!! My ribeye was perfectly cooked, the sides were perfect for sharing, and they brought me a complimentary piece of cake the size of my head!! Overall wonderful experience. We can't wait to return! :)
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fair
    Dragon350
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    We been to gibson's several times in Rosemont and everything was great. Not so much at oak Brook the food was just so-so when you pay that much for dinner it shoud blow your socks off and it didn't happen at the oak brook Gibson's.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • If you love great food
    BobKVIP
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    We had a great experience dining at Gibson's Waitress was friendly, knowledgeable and offered great advice on our selections !!!`
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, kid-friendly, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Not so special on a special day
    CanineCrusader
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    Service was great, atmosphere classic steakhouse. Boring appetizers, but who needs them; we came for the steak! After confirming the kitchen's interpretation of meat temperatures my 10oz filet was not done enough and neither was my husband's porterhouse, so we made the dreaded mistake of sending them back for a little more heat, they came back in about 15 min. overdone. The manager was so accommodating, he took everything back and we started over, temps were ok, but still not right, but we were not returning them. Sides were good; sautéed spinach, crab mac & cheese. Chocolate mousse for dessert was good, but size and price is huge, I would prefer to have a realistic size for one or two people. Sadly, not the best steak in town.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Anniversary
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    Went there for 40th Anniversary - good food, great service, noise level too high
    Special Features:
    late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • dissapointed with steak and lobster
    djfss
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    ordered the Wagyu Beef Tomahawk Chop ($100) and the Australian Lobster Tail ($115); both were delivered to the table pre-sliced from the kitchen. Problem was both were dryed out..especially the lobster, it looked like it was cut up and finished in the broiler....very dry. Needless to say my wife and I were very dissapointed...lots of $$$$$ was spent!
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Tony the Tiger Great!
    EconGuy
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    Immediate seating, great wait staff, excellent food. This made the experience truly enjoyable. Our waitress was one of the best, attentigve without being overbearing. And, she went beyond to make sure the experience was great from beginning to end.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Delightful Anniversary
    WeEatOut
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    We had been to Gibson's in Oakbrook several weeks ago for a birthday party and enjoyed it. So, for our wedding anniversary, we decided to go there to celebrate. We were not disappointed. Our waiter was very personable, through, and efficient. The service was excellent. We celebrated with a bottle of St. Michele Riesling. (We have visited their winery in Washington.) We each had a 14 oz. filet and split one their huge baked potatoes. For dessert we split a Huge crème Brulee. What a wonderful restaurant.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • EllenVIP
    Dined on 8/28/2014
    Love the place. Great ambiance and food! Love the outdoor seating.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • 2dine4
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    love this place! Friendly wait staff and they seem really concerned about clients satisfaction.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Gibson's Oakbrook
    Jake17
    Dined on 8/25/2014
    Our family of four celebrated my son's 17th birthday. We mentioned that on our open table reservation request and requested a booth. When we arrived we were seated at a booth, they knew it was his birthday and they treated us very special. The service was great and the food was exactly what you would expect at Gibson's-outstanding. Can't wait to go back.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Terrific Dining Experience
    debbiekall
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    We went to celebrate my father's 90th birthday for Sunday lunch. Our server, Brian was so attentive to my dad! He brought him a wonderful drink and a huge slice of carrot cake for dessert! The portions for lunch were perfect! The specials were unique! We will make Gibson's a regular place for our family's special occasions!
    Special Features:
    special occasion, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Night Out
    ShrimpLover
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Our meals were fabulous and our waiter was friendly. He caught on to our 'brand of humor' and went along with us. Very enjoyable evening.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • met expectations
    jfm27
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    We had heard about Gibson's for years. Worth the drive. Traveled 160 miles and stayed at the Marriott. The surprise was after dinner finding a great piano bar and later a very good easy listening group. All at the same place.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, great for outdoor dining, romantic, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Always ok
    Sue71
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    The outdoor area is one of our favorites! Menu for food and wine could use new ideas. Lamb still served with mint jelly...very old school.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, special occasion, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • birthday
    sarahbelle
    Dined on 8/18/2014
    I love the Oakbrook Gibson's outdoor patio, so tranquil and beautiful. Food was good and filling. Only thing is I think they allow smoking outside in the bar.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • A bit loud and pricey.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    The $52 steak was good. The pork chops not tender, but OK. Calamari and sauce, very good. Noice level was loud. Wait staff was too quick to remove bread plate.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Similar to the Gibson's in the city
    WallycatVIP
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    The service was very good. Our drinks and wine were served promptly. He halibut was good and the clam chowder great as well. My husband had a steak and he thought it was good. The creamed spinach was excellent! We really loved the chocolate cake! We had a nice time and will definitely go back soon.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall