Centennial Crafted Beer & Eatery
We feature 56 taps with a selection of 36 rotating craft beers. In addition to our taps, we feature a high volume of beers available in bottles and cans, as well as a curated selection of craft spirits and wines.
Centennial also features chef-driven food with an emphasis on craft beer. The menu focuses on beer pairings and incorporating beer and an ingredient. Centennial also features a house made charcuterie program in addition to a menu with emphasis on smoked, char grilled, and wood-fired ingredients.
Thu, Fri 11:30 am–2:00 am
Sat 10:30 am–3:00 am
Sun 10:30 am–2:00 am
Please note that we will be opening at 7 AM on October 7th for the Chicago marathon and Monday, October 8th we are open for lunch at 11:30 AM.
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Our private dining options are extremely flexible and can accommodate both smaller gatherings and large groups. Food and drink packages are tailored to each event, and pricing is dependent on group size and event space. Most areas have TV, audio, and A/V capabilities.View Private Dining Details
This place has tons of eclectic beers on tap, a hearty gastropub menu, cozy ambiance and excellent service. We especially enjoyed the beer cheese with house-made chips (addictive!) and the pork shank. I loved it so much, we went back the next night, but the kitchen had already closed. It’ll be on my list to visit again next time I’m in Chicago.
Great beer selection, awesome staff, good food
Wide beer menu, good food and ambience. Chicken was tasty
Bartender was AMAZING. He was so nice and the food was unreal. Live a few blocks from this place and will be attending frequently this winter :)
Centennial offered a great menu with creative options. All of the dishes I tasted were excellently prepared. I also enjoyed the atmosphere and will definitely be back.
Extensive beer list and excellent food. Highly recommend.
Sat upstairs and the service was great. Food overall was good except for the "carrot" with phyllo dough (it was undercooked). In general, a pleasant experience and would recommend.
Everything was superb from food to service. The staff was very pleasant and accommodating.
On top of having great food and great beer, the staff was really facing some challenges the night I visited. A party upstairs that couldn't follow directions; diners downstairs lingering at tables which meant my reserved table wasn't quite ready; a pop-up thunderstorm pushing the outside diners inside (including me). The host let me stand and eat at his host stand (there was literally nowhere else in the restaurant to stand) and he took care of me personally for the rest of the night. I watched (and enjoyed really good food) as they handled challenge after challenge with poise and skill - truly one of the most professionally put together wait staffs I have seen.
Relaxed atmosphere. Menu crafted with care and executed with skills.
We picked this restaurant because my husband loves to try different beers. The decor is warm and inviting but we were disappointed with the food menu. For us it seemed as if they were serving a menu a bit upscale for a restaurant that touts itself as a beer place. My husband had a hard time finding anything he wanted to order. We didn’t expect a burger joint, but just a menu less fancy. Service was excellent except for the fact that we checked in for our reservation but they reported us to OpenTable as a no show.
My boyfriend and I came here for the WarPigs limited release of 'Four Phantoms' and had a great experience! They said they had run out of the WarPigs pint glasses they were giving away and only gave us 1. The guy who was at our table was actually a rep from WarPigs/3 Floyds and gave us 2 WarPigs hats since he felt bad that they ran out of the pint glasses. Eventually we did actually get another pint glass somehow because he got another one for us. Glad we got to try Four Phantoms because it tasted great and they only had 30 kegs of it made. The food was also great! We ordered the beer cheese with chips. I had the fried sweet potato and my boyfriend had the kbs barrel wood smoked pork. Overall I would def recommend coming here and will be back!
21st Birthday celebration- perfect experience!
So grateful for the evening and memories. Thank you!
My husband and I really enjoyed this place. It was a bit loud and the tables are quite close together; however, the food was great and the drink options were fantastic.
Great bar staff! We got there pretty early and the whole staff was very friendly. We had a few appetizers and enjoyed just about all of them. The cocktails and beer selection were on point!
Food was good, beer selection was AWESOME. The only knock I have is that the restaurant, both inside and out smelled awful. I think this was because the surrounding area smelled like trash and the entire front of the restaurant was opened up. I've been there before and didn't have this issue so I'd imagine it's just a byproduct of the summer season but it did take away from the experience a little bit. Overall, still recommend this place!
Everything was good, not exceptional, but good. They do need to put a warning on the menu though for their KBS pulled pork sandwich. It was very spiced! Probably how they sell more beer! We’d go back again. Nice neighborhood bar, for sure.
good burger & fries. coulda lived w/o the corn fritters. well curated beer menu & our waiter will(?) was great
Good selection of interesting beers on tap make Centennial a neighborhood favorite.
Beer List, Food and Space were all amazing. We had a group of six and ordered and shared with the table. It was Perfect.
We were excited to try this place since our building held an event here but we couldn’t go. The service was horrible. We sat ourselves and grabbed our own menus on the way in. The food was terrible. The chairs (bar stools) were the most uncomfortable things I’ve ever sat in. The place was also dead for a Saturday afternoon in the summer. Definitely a red flag.
I have written several views on Centennial. Always outstanding! From every standpoint!
Great food. Nice outdoor seating option. Fabulous selection of hard to find beers.
Nice Father’s Day brunch spot :) will definitely be back to try more beers !
Becky was the best. Awesome experience, great food and great drinks. Becky knows her stuff and offered suggestions for us throughout our meal. Can’t wait to come back!
Really good beer list. Good was good but not outstanding. The service model needs work. Friendly, but disorganized.
This place had an amazing beer list. So impressed!
Great brunch this weekend (beer cheese is a must), with really friendly service. Good vibe, great food and beer.
Poor service. Bartender served us at a table and never checked on us. Food is average bar food. Hostess was very friendly and accommodating.
Very loud table next to us.. when they left it was very nice. Staff was very accommodating and friendly despite the loud guests. Would recommend eating here- food was delicious and very cute inside.
We were ignored by the staff at first, no one took our order for 10 min. The food came quickly and was AMAZING! Then we were ignored again. We had to ask, hey, can we pay you before we leave or what?
good selection of interesting beers and cocktails.
Short rib turnovers were great as where the home made potato chips with dip.
Kielbasa was very good, pork was ok.
Overall very enjoyable. Would definitely go back.
Our waiter was great, sorry I don't know his name
We had just arrived in Chicago and were looking for a comfortable place to eat at. Centennial provided the place. There was a wide variety of beers, very good service, and some good alternatives to the usual brew pub fare. Centennial took good care of my iPad that I left there during my meal. This is definitely a place to return to upon my return to Chicago.
I love their beer selection. I love the decor, atmosphere and the overall vibe. The food is tasty, though I don't have a favorite yet. My daughter couldn't stop raving about the burger.
Fantastic place- great draft beer choices, good food. The Ladies Man draft is one of the best beers I’ve ever had. Definitely recommend!!
Great brew pub, lots of good craft beers and good food. Service was very friendly. Nice place!
We intentionally picked this spot because it's in my neighborhood, doesn't have a tv, and has great variety of beers. Though it's crowded at night, we hoped for a nice late brunch without a crowd. It was perfect. Two of us had biscuit dishes. Happy to finally find a biscuit sandwich that doesn't fall apart, and is delicious. The third person had a large croque monsieur. The hashbrown wedges are triangles of shredded potatoes deep fried to a crisp. Pretty great for those of us who love crispy things. Great beer selection though I went with a great dry cider. All the staff was great, helpful, attentive, and welcoming.
Steak was fattiest steak I’ve ever seen. Worst meal
Great beer and cocktails. The burger was very good.
Great food, atmosphere, service and quality! Drinks, appetizers, meal