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Beef and Brandy Restaurant and Bar

) #236 of 7,846 Restaurants in Chicago ££ - £££ American
127 S State St, Chicago, IL 60603-5606
+1 312-372-3451
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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127 S State St, Chicago, IL 60603-5606
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at the Palmer House Hilton and someone recommended B &B for breakfast. Ate the several mornings and filling breakfast for less than $10 .

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch and drinks here and was very surprised to find such reasonable prices in a central location. I had the salmon and my other half chose pork chop and fries. Both really tasty.

Thank North117
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked down the street from our hotel and decided to stop at Beef and Brandy Restaurant. This is an attractive older establishment that's been in business for 50 years. I had a Reuben Sandwich and my wife had a Stuffed Chicken Salad Cantaloupe. Both...More

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for a good breakfast spot in the Loop, and Beef and Brandy was recommended. Beef and Brandy? For breakfast?? The answer is YES! Great breakfast, good prices, good service. Try it out.

Thank CLE_Bill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I both ordered salads. Both had iceberg lettuce as the primary ingredient, and the dressing seemed the kind that can be ordered from food service wholesalers by the gallon. The dinner rolls were a similar quality, mass manufactured somewhere and served at...More

Thank mariecM4631LR
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Was walking through Chicago, taking it all in, and suddenly was hungry. Hadn't a clue of where I was or what was available. Turned around and there was Beef and Brandy! A gentleman coming out saw me looking in the window and said "I just...More

Thank mtnlaurl
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This place is AMAZING!! located smack in the middle of the touristy area of the downtown loop it is a hidden gem in the touristy downtown area. It's literally 2 doors down from the State St entrance of the Palmer House Hilton, but the clientele...More

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

By its name, you would not think of this place as a good (or even open) for breakfast restaurant, but in fact it is. This place is just outsde of, and steps away from the Palmer House. I always have breakfast here when staying at...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Needing a good start to my first day in Chicago, I came across Beef and Brandy as I was walking down State Street. The menu looked promising, so I went in. I was immediately greeted by the friendly hostess, shown to a table, and given...More

Thank Honeebee2
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Wonderful food, plenty of food, hot food, and super great service all at a reasonable price for downtown Chicago! I will go back!

Thank Jnbartunek
Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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Nadine L
5 June 2017|
Response from beefbrandy | Property representative |
7 AM daily 6:30 AM Sat and Sun
Nadine L
5 June 2017|
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Response from Bosox61 | Reviewed this property |
Martha K
5 August 2015|
Response from beefbrandy | Property representative |
Sorry but we close at 3 PM on Thanksgiving day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
06:30 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
06:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 S State St, Chicago, IL 60603-5606
  • Public Transportation: We are a block away from Orange and Blue lines. The Red line is in front of the restaurant. Buses are running all day and into the night. Because of our neighbor the Palmer House Hilton taxis are always available.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-372-3451
  • E-mail
Centrally located at the same spot since 1967,
B&B has been a Chicago tradition for area people and city visitors for hearty breakfast, lunch, dinner, and cocktails.
We are proud and appreciative of our regular customers and eager to please new ones. Our bar has been updated with a new Sound & Light system, a dance floor, and satellite TV.
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