Fans of Billy Goat Tavern know that our Michigan Avenue location has never served fries – there’s no room for a fryer!
French fries? We don’t even have Greek fries.
The happiest and healthiest person in Wise Guy’s corner is also the one who has been here the longest. Bob Borgstrom says, “When I was a teenager we’d go to hockey games at the Stadium, and between periods we’d sneak over to the original Goat. People were always four or five deep at the bar,…Details
Spring training is here! The Curse may be broken, but you know goats….they’re stubborn. Imagine how many World Series the Cubs would win if they let Murphy the Goat in to see a game. “Let me in to the ballgame, let me in to the crowd . . .If I can’t get in it’s a shame…Details
Do you have everything you need to ride out the biggest storm of 2018? How about Billy Goat Burgers and Billy Goat Beer? Make a run for the borger! Billy Goat burgers are available in the freezer aisle of Jewel-Osco grocery stores. Don’t be stuck without Chicago’s official snow storm essentials. Remember, if you can’t…Details
Whether you are heading to the Bulls game or to explore some of the cool exhibits down at Navy Pier, we’ve got you covered! This month, ‘hoop it up at Billy Goat on Madison before the game! ‘Slam dunk a few cheezborgers before you cheer the Bulls on to victory! Navy Pier also has a…Details
The big game is this weekend! And, no matter who you are rooting for, make Billy Goat a part of your celebration. If you can’t go to the Goat, bring the Goat to you. Billy Goat Burgers make a great game day meal! Pair your home-cooked cheezborger with our newly released IPA and Pilsner Beers.…Details
We just wanted to give you a quick update. Billy Goat Tavern on Michigan Avenue is still temporarily closed. Fortunately, we Chicagoans know how to fix things! Due to the delicate nature of performing the work while preserving the historic Tavern`s look and décor we anticipate the work to be completed sometime in February. We apologize for…Details
Some of Our Customers are Real Comedians. Ordering at the Billy Goat may go something like this: “Cheezborger! Cheezborger! You want doublecheez?!?Who’s next!?! WHO’S NEXT!?!” If you take more than one second to answer: “Don’t look at the menu, look at ME! I order for you – DOUBLECHEEZ!” If you only feel like a single:…Details
The last time Michigan Avenue underwent a remodel was the year 1967. Wood paneling was put up in the addition that was purchased and was once a former parking ramp. Sun-Times columnist Tom Fitzpatrick said it looked like “a suburban recreation room”. This room holds the now famous Wall of Fame. A wall of 37…Details