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Weekend Brunch  - Theory Chicago, Chicago, IL

Theory Chicago

4.8
4.8
308 Reviews
$30 and under
Contemporary American
  • Good for groups
  • Great for happy hour
  • Great for brunch
Our goal is to make Theory your home away from home. Theory is a cozy, upscale sports lounge with an emphasis on comfort, good food, and great service. We can accommodate groups from 2 to 350 for dining and corporate events. Our menu features american cuisine with southern and Mexican touches. We hope to see you here soon.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 12 times today
Experiences are available.

Order delivery or takeout

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    $30 and under
  • Cuisines
    Contemporary American, Comfort Food, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service
  • Hours of operation
    Tue, Wed 11:00 am–11:00 pm Thu, Fri 11:00 am–2:00 am Sat, Sun 10:00 am–3:00 am
  • Phone number
    (312) 644-0004
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Executive chef
    Joel Sorinsky
  • Catering
    For Catering inquires please contact Holly at 312-644-0004 or Holly@theorychicago.com. You can also visit http://www.theorychicago.com/private-events/ for more catering information.
  • Private party facilities
    Our easily-adaptable, two-story establishment, can accommodate anywhere from 2-350 guests. We can host an array of events from engagement parties and baby showers to corporate meetings and company occasions. With customizable food and drink packages and a wide variety of amenities, you truly can make the space and your event - your own.
  • Private party contact
    Holly: (312) 644-0004
  • Neighborhood
    Near North
  • Cross street
    State & Hubbard
  • Parking details
    There is limited street parking available. A Paid Lot is also available on at 18-20 W Hubbard.
  • Public transit
    State & Grand Red Line Stop.
  • Entertainment
    Daily Sporting Event Dj's on Weekend
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Experiences

  • F1 Racing

    Multiple dates available
    Make your reservation to view F1 racing!

What 308 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.8
4.8 based on recent ratings
  • 4.7Food
  • 4.8Service
  • 4.8Ambience
  • 4.6Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Chicago / Illinois

    Lively

  • Chicago

    Lively

308 Reviews
  1. Audrie

    Chicago

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined 4 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The friendliest and most helpful staff. They create the best place to watch your favorite sport. Plenty of monitors and the audio level is just right. My favorite pick for every F1 race!!!

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  2. JayP

    New York City

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 4 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great place to watch the F1 races. Very friendly.

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  3. TheodoreB

    Chicago

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on July 7, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    They got up early and opened the bar and kitchen for our Formula 1 British Grand Prix and that's something special. Thanks to the team, the Mgt. & Ownershiop for hosting the Grand Prix LIVE watch Party.

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  4. CTKing

    Chicago

    4 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on June 30, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Sam is the best! Not a better sports bar downtown/River North! This is the spot for all your sporting needs!

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  5. Galaxy

    San Francisco

    7 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on June 12, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great energy and lots of large screens for watching all your favorite sports

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  6. OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    40 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    40 reviews

    Dined on May 29, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Really great service and fun atmosphere. Fun was delicious!

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  7. Audrie

    Chicago

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on May 19, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    This is my favorite place to watch Formula 1. They accommodate the fans by being open during the hours of this global sport, and they have enough TVs that you can see no matter where you sit. They keep the volume at an energetic level as well.

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  8. Twillvin

    Chicago

    43 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    43 reviews

    Dined on May 19, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Natalie was w fabulous server, very personable and really attentive‼️

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  9. TheodoreB

    Chicago

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on May 19, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    My table was ready when I got there and the TV's were on my favorite sport.

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  10. NicoleB

    Chicago

    14 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on May 12, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Chicken fingers and waffles fries were awesome! So so good! Pasta alla vodka rigatoni was very good for bar food! Both items $21, which for chicken fingers is a bit much, but it’s a lot of chicken and fries so I’ll take it. Would come back again!

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FAQs

You can order delivery directly from Theory Chicago using the Order Online button. Theory Chicago also offers delivery in partnership with Chow Now. Theory Chicago also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (312) 644-0004.

Theory Chicago is rated 4.8 stars by 308 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 12 times today
Experiences are available.

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Theory Chicago

9 West Hubbard Street, Chicago, IL 60654

Additional information

  • Cross street
    State & Hubbard
  • Neighborhood
    Near North
  • Hours of operation
    Tue, Wed 11:00 am–11:00 pm Thu, Fri 11:00 am–2:00 am Sat, Sun 10:00 am–3:00 am
  • Price
    $30 and under
  • Cuisines
    Contemporary American, Comfort Food, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking details
    There is limited street parking available. A Paid Lot is also available on at 18-20 W Hubbard.
  • Public transit
    State & Grand Red Line Stop.
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive chef
    Joel Sorinsky
  • Entertainment
    Daily Sporting Event Dj's on Weekend
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Phone number
    (312) 644-0004
  • Catering
    For Catering inquires please contact Holly at 312-644-0004 or Holly@theorychicago.com. You can also visit http://www.theorychicago.com/private-events/ for more catering information.
  • Private party facilities
    Our easily-adaptable, two-story establishment, can accommodate anywhere from 2-350 guests. We can host an array of events from engagement parties and baby showers to corporate meetings and company occasions. With customizable food and drink packages and a wide variety of amenities, you truly can make the space and your event - your own.
  • Private party contact
    Holly: (312) 644-0004
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