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Charlies

255 Center St, Grayslake, IL 60030-1534
+1 847-223-4484
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Townie Bar Wanting to be a Dive Bar

Sometimes I read other reviews after I have been to a certain place and wonder if the other... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
MGBrown7
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Gurnee, Illinois
Typical local bar

Charlies is a place to go for beer and chips, and to encounter the colorful local residents. The... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2016
karenmcclu
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Chicago
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor28%
  • Terrible0%
31 Mar 2018
“Townie Bar Wanting to be a Dive Bar”
16 Jun 2016
“Typical local bar”
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255 Center St, Grayslake, IL 60030-1534
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+1 847-223-4484
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Sometimes I read other reviews after I have been to a certain place and wonder if the other reviewers were lost and were actually at some other place other than where I was. Be that as it might, here are my thoughts after my first...More

Thank MGBrown7
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

Charlies is a place to go for beer and chips, and to encounter the colorful local residents. The place is pleasant, especially the garden which is kept up well. They allow smoking in the garden, but it's open enough that the smoke is not offensive.

Thank karenmcclu
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

No food, Slow service, Old bar aroma. Outdoor patio is great in summer. Cheap domestic beer on tap. Shot and beer crowd. Cash only, ATM in bar charges fees.

Thank Jon L
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

This is a great small town bar - seems like everyone knows everyone. Came in on Christmas night and felt very welcome. It's cozy and friendly inside, will definitely be back.

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Reviewed 9 September 2015

I've been in the bar only once on a Friday night. Definitely wasn't as busy as the other bars in downtown Grayslake, and had more of a "locals vibe". The drinks weren't that great either, so we left after one round. I don't think I...More

Thank Adriana M
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Reviewed 7 March 2015

This is a little bar, filled with friendly regulars and happy bar staff. The outdoor patio finds quite a few smokers present. It's a bar only, not a restaurant.

Thank Lagunaone
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Reviewed 15 April 2014

old fashioned tavern no food just alot of locals hanging out .nice place to go when you want to unwind and have a quite nightout

Thank 160cheese
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