Shortly after the Apollo Moon Landing, Billy Goat Sianis petitioned the U.S. Secretary of State for the first food and liquor license on the moon. Here’s the original letter. The text is typed below the picture. What follows is classic Billy Goat fun! March 5, 1970 The Honorable William P. Rogers, United States Secretary of State, Blair House,…Details
The Billy Goat Tavern will be a part of the World’s Largest Indoor Bar Crawl at Navy Pier on February 23rd. You can purchase tickets to this event presented in partnership with Players Sport & Social. Tickets include one Bud/Bud Light drink ticket, T-shirt, drink specials, ticket to ride the Navy Pier Ferris wheel, lanyard…Details
Want to meet a nice couple this Valentine’s Day? Drop by the Billy Goat Tavern for a double Cheezborger! It’s been voted the #1 romantic destination by people who love to eat. Add a Horny Goat drink special for a perfect Valentine’s meal. Believe us, if you think the Cubs are cursed, try forgetting Valentine’s Day!…Details
The Billy Goat Tavern “KIDS” clothing line has arrived! Start your favorite baby off with a Chicago tradition. The back of each onesie reads “Cheezborger. Cheezborger. Cheezborger. No Pepsi. Milk!”
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Check out this beauty! We love our pickle chips!! Some may not consider this a true Chicago-style hot dog since it doesn’t look like the prepackaged dogs served at run-of-the-mill hot dog stands. Remember, it’s Chicago that makes the hot dog. Take a sampling of the best hot dogs in the city and you’ll find…Details
Join us at the Billy Goat Tavern on Super Bowl Sunday. Our beloved Bears didn’t make it, but we’re still going to party like it’s 1985! Visit us at any of our eight locations for great game day food, drinks and atmosphere. Cheezborgers. Beer. Televisions. We’re going to have a great crowd!! After all, the 49ers are favored by 4,…Details
Snow Days 2013 at Navy Pier runs this weekend, January 25 – 27th at Gateway Park. Fifteen Professional teams from the US and around the world will use 8000 cubic feet of man-made snow to compete in the snow sculpting competition. Check out the sketches of the sculptures here: http://www.navypier.com/snowdays/ Snow Days offers a fun…Details
It’s time to escape the cold weather of Chicago and turn our thoughts towards warm breezes off Lake Michigan and sailing! The Strictly Sail Chicago Boat Show docks at Navy Pier from January 24th – 27th. This annual show, now in its 14th year, features over 250 boating exhibitors, free seminars on lots of…Details
When Anthony Bourdain spent 48 hours in Chicago, he made sure to make a stop at Billy Goat Tavern!
Check out the picture gallery from Anthony’s visit: http://www.travelchannel.com/tv-shows/the-layover/photos/the-layover-chicago-pictures