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PJ's Courthouse Tavern

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Address: 202 W State St, Sycamore, IL 60178-1419
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+1 815-895-9253
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00

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A great downtown stop in Sweet Home Sycamore!

A very fairly priced eatery and bar with good quality offerings. Can get noisy, but you can't beat the location.

Reviewed 25 February 2017
Eddie S
Sycamore, Illinois
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Sycamore, Illinois
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33 reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2017

A very fairly priced eatery and bar with good quality offerings. Can get noisy, but you can't beat the location.

Thank Eddie S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a local restaurant/bar, with great food, and great company. The do have a street party in the summer. You can eat out on the patio also in the summer. Extremely popular in the town of Sycamore, located on Rt. 64. Great service also.

Thank kellyjeanw
Kingston, Illinois
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4 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I've been in PJ's a couple times... mostly when I was in court (twice) but other times with friends to watch the bands or the street dance. I love the old time feeling and the great service. My faves? The Martini's are delicious! and the fish or chicken sandwich on the sourdough bread... to died for.

Thank Hendriksgal
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 October 2016

PJs consistently serves excellent food and beverages. Large menu selection and several brew options! Good service also.

Thank Joel L
Sycamore, Illinois
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Brothers Paul and John have a good thing going, here. Very popular among locals and those passing through Sycamore on route 64 across from the county courthouse. Good food at good prices.

Thank Chas L
Sycamore, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This place is good for casual dining. It has a varied menu and has everything from appetizers to salads to sandwiches. It's mostly a bar, but there are rooms off to the side where I'm comfortable bringing our granddaughter. In the right weather they also have an outside patio for dining.

Thank Sycamorekid1
Rockford, Illinois
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Great food and great atmosphere. Staff was very accommodating to my large family. Nice place for burger and beer, but no craziness your kids can't see.

Thank momof4sonsdaughter
Sycamore, Illinois
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24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We like the awesome service and choice at PJ's. There are many beers on tap as well by bottle. There are craft beers and our old fashioned go to PBR. The food is always good and the fries are just plain great. We often do appetizers and drinks. Very good burgers. The Sunday Bloody Mary bar is outstanding and well... More 

Thank Robert C
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The food here is okay but the wait time was way too long. It looked like it would be a fun place to eat from the outside but the experience was pretty hum ho...

Thank dba_floyd
Sycamore, Illinois
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2015

Inside an historic corner building cross corner from DeKalb County courthouse is the best bar food in Sycamore. All the favs from burgers to chili, they also have plenty of originality from Wisconsin cheese and bacon burgers, hot- wings, black and blue beef & chicken, to top appetizer choices of crisp fresh cut fries with chili and cheese to onion... More 

Thank Alan W

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