Mike Royko from December 5, 1986 on what happens when you don’t have lunch at Billy Goat: “The moment we sat down for lunch, I knew it was a mistake. It was one of those cute new yuppie-poo restaurants with ferns and a menu that listed calories.” Check out his article. It’s vintage Mike Royko…Details
With everyone talking about performance enhancing drugs in baseball, we’d like to remind our fans that cheezborgers are 100% natural. Sure they’ve been linked to enhanced performance, but that’s mostly on teams playing the Cubs. NO Additives – not even lettuce NO Preservatives – the only preservatives we use are wrappers to keep ’em hot.…Details
Happy Birthday President #42! Today is President Clinton’s 67th Birthday. All the best from your friends at Billy Goat Tavern!
Here’s a picture of Sam with Bill at the Taste of Chicago:
2013 No More Lip Service in the Fight Against Tobacco Addiction Cocktail Party and Fundraising Event Join us on Thursday, August 22 for our 3rd Annual No More Lip Service Cocktail Party and Fundraising Event – a fun evening of entertainment and enlightenment! A silent auction, surprise guests, fabulous raffle prizes and delicious food and…Details
This was our first year serving the crowds at Lollapalloza. The first day was so busy that we even had to take the “Triple” off the menu to save space on the grills. Luckily we’ve got over 30 years experience with events like this and our team handled the incredible crowds for three days with…Details
August 5th is International Beer Day. Here’s how you celebrate correctly…
You grab a seat at our world-famous bar…
…order a Billy Goat Lager…
…and a Cheezborger!
Happy International Beer Day!
Nothing beats Navy Pier on a summer’s day. This August 7 – 11 brings the international fleet of tall ships back to Navy Pier! Billy Goat on Navy Pier makes the perfect place to bring the family for a cheezborger. The Tall Ships are at Navy Pier, sponsored by Pepsi, so….Cheezborger. Cheezborger. Cheezborger. No Coke.…Details
This August 2 – 4, Billy Goat will be part of Chow Town at Lollapalooza in Grant Park. If you’re lucky enough to go to the sold out show remember to stop by for a Cheezborger. There’s an outstanding lineup this year that includes The Cure, Mumford & Sons, The Killers, Nine Inch Nails, and…Details
July 23rd is National Hot Dog Day! Here’s our take on the “Chicago-Style” Dog. How about those pickle chips!