Roscoe Village knows a great burger when they taste one! Our “Curse-Breaker” received the Critics Choice Award at Roscoe Village Burger Fest. The “Curse-Breaker” is our legendary double cheezborger topped with bacon, grilled onions, pickles and jalapeño. Now you can find the “Curse-Breaker” at any of our restaurant locations. You can also make one for yourself by…Details
In 1967, three years after opening on Hubbard Street, Billy expands into an adjoining space that used to be a parking ramp. He hires workmen to put up wood paneling on the walls, and for one day at least, as Sun-Times columnist Tom Fitzpatrick describes it, the place “looked like your classic suburban recreation room.”…Details
When it’s hotter than melted cheez on a borger in Chicago, get your buns over to Billy Goat Tavern! Nothing beats a breeze off the lake and a ‘borger off the grill from our Navy Pier location.
Or, EAT. DRINK. THINK. at Wise Guy’s Corner in our Michigan Avenue location. It’s always sizzling at Billy Goat!
The 1994 season begins badly. The Cubs lose 12 home games in a row, the worst start in team history. In an effort to end the streak, Same takes his goat to Wrigley Field only to be denied entrance. Amidst the chant of “Let the Goat in!” from the crowd, Hall-of-Famer Ernie Banks escorts Sam…Details
It’s Summer in Chicago and Billy Goat Tavern will be back at both Taste of Chicago and Burger Fest! The 37th Annual Taste of Chicago is July 5-9 in Grant Park. Admission is free and festival hours are 11 a.m.–9 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m.–9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The Roscoe Village Burger Fest…Details
Cheezborger! Cheezborger! Billy Goat Tavern will be at this year’s Taste of Chicago!! The Taste of Chicago is a five-day culinary extravaganza showcasing the diversity of Chicago’s restaurant scene. With over 200 menu items, celebrity chef demonstrations, unique dining experiences on the lakefront, as well as world renowned music entertainment, “Taste” is the world’s largest…Details
Sam Sianis, the world’s greatest tavern owner, will be at the NEW Gold Coast Jewel-Osco on Sunday, July 2nd, from 11.30am to 1.30pm. Sam will sign boxes of Billy Goat Burgers! Plus, we’ll have coupons to receive $1 off a box of Billy Goat Burgers – perfect for your 4th of July weekend! Jewel-Osco 1210 N…Details