2017 March Festivities 2017-05-30T12:08:24+00:00

3471 North Elston Ave Chicago Il. 60618
773-IRE-LAND

Chief O’Neill’s

Pub, Restaurant, Banquets, Beer Garden

St. Patrick’s Festival 2017

“Voted Top Ten Irish Pub’s in the World -” 2013
Voted “Best Pint of Guinness” in America!
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Celebrating the Best in Irish Heritage.

Chief O’Neill’s (“The Pub You’ve Been Practicing For”) a family owned traditional Irish Pub and restaurant is proud to announce their 17th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration.  Chief O’Neill’s has a well-earned reputation as one of the biggest and best St. Patrick’s Parties in Chicago, with fabulous food, libations and first-class entertainment.

Rated “4 forks” by the Chicago Tribune.

“Chief O’Neill’s is the perfect Irish pub offering terrific food and classic Irish music. Shepherd’s pie, delicious meatloaf and fish and chips are served in an atmosphere that transports you to Ireland. Stop in for some great music and a delicious award-winning pint of Guinness.”  Check Please!

Once again we are taking on the Herculean task and erecting the heated tent, in the comfortable and spacious 2000 square foot garden, which will feature a celebration of Irish favorite foods served buffet style all weekend.

On Saturday March 11th, and Friday March 17th, Chief O’Neill’s will recreate the ancient Traditional Celtic Pig Roast, slow roasted over our outdoor hickory and peat fueled Barb-B-Q pit.

And let’s not forget our popular Saturday and Sunday Brunch Buffet. Serving our famous Corned Beef and Cabbage, highly acclaimed Irish Shepherd’s Pie and the legendary Chief O’Neill’s Fish & Chips, Irish Curry, Soups, Salads and many more delicious offerings.

Chief O’Neill’s is proud to present the best Irish musical talent in North America, as well as Irish musicians direct from Ireland. 

To learn more about the life of Chief O’Neill, please visit;

https://chiefoneillspub.com/about-chief-oneill/

CHIEF O’NEILL’S ST. PATRICK’S FESTIVAL
Buffet Meal Service Information
Meals will be Buffet Service: March 11, 12, 17th

Our regular menu is not available during buffet service.

Little Leprechaun Family Breakfast Feast

Saturday Parade Day 3/11/17 (9am – 11:30am)

    • Buffet breakfast for adults and kids featuring Irish and American breakfast favorites; Bacon, Sausage, Corned Beef Hash, French Toast, Waffles, Irish Cheddar Scrambled Eggs, Breakfast Potato Casserole, Eggs Benedict, Scrambled Eggs, Breads, Fresh platters and more…..
    • Live traditional Irish music trio
    • Complimentary tin whistle lesson with the Irish Music School of Chicago at 10am for all kids ages 6 – 12. Bring your own whistle (Key of D) buy one for $10 or borrow one of ours! Pre-registration required at www.irishmusicschool.org
    • Face painting and balloon animals
    • Storytelling (Seanchaí) with the Chief!  Chief O’Neill and his pals will come by to tell stories and play a few games with the kids.
    • An appearance by St. Patrick himself at 11am
    • And much more!

Breakfast Food Service, Adults $14.95, Kids 12 and under $10.95

9:00am – 11:30am.    Breakfast Buffet Selections: – Bacon, Sausage, Corned Beef Hash, French Toast, Waffles, Irish Cheddar Scrambled Eggs, Breakfast Potato Casserole, Eggs Benedict, Scrambled Eggs, Breads, Fresh platters and more…..

Lunch / Dinner Buffet Menu Adults $15, Kids12 and under $10 12pm – 10pm

$10 entertainment cover for Adults starts 12pm, Kids no charge.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner will be on a Buffet.  Guests will be able to purchase tickets from the ticket table and go through the Buffet. This is one time through, NOT all you care to eat.

Lunch/ Dinner Buffet Selections: Corned Beef Dinner, w/ cabbage, carrots and boiled potatoes, Fish & Chips, Shepherd’s Pie, BBQ Pork, Irish Curry Chicken with Rice, Pasta Marinara, Salads / Cole Slaw, Irish Bread & Rolls and more……

St. Patrick’s Weekend  Reservations Policy

Reservations ONLY accepted for Friday Lunch, Saturday & Sunday Brunch and Large Pub Crawl Groups. Reservations for large parties require a credit card to hold reservation.

Children are welcome UNTIL 9:00PM Friday, 2:00 PM Saturday Parade Day, 8:00PM Sunday. 

Direct inquires to website for all schedules.    

www.chiefoneillspub.com


THIS MONTHS EVENTS

PARADE DAY
Saturday March 11th
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT ALL DAY!

9am- 11:30 am Breakfast and a visit from St. Patrick HIMSELF!
9:00-11:30 The Irish Music School of Chicago
12:00 -1:30 Tim & Phil from Ireland
1:30 – 2:00 Mulhern Irish Dancers
2:00 -3:30 Paddy Homan & The Noble Call
3:30 –4:00 City of Chicago Pipe Band
4:00 -5:30 Academy of Irish Music
5:30 – 6:00 O’Hare School of Dance
6:00 -7:30 Baaltinne
7:30 -8:00 Trinity Irish Dancers
8:00 -9:30 Windy City Shamrocks
9:30 -10:00 Emerald Society Pipe Band
10:00 -11:30  Chicago Reel
12:00 -1:30 Fonn Mor
$10 Cover starts at NOON


Monday March 13th

The Windy City Jammers    

FREE EVENT

“Musicians and fans of the old tunes, join us Mondays 7-9:30 pm for the Windy City Jammers, a group of players dedicated to preserving the old standards from Tin Pan Alley days. This is a fun time with banjos, horns, washboard, and all sorts of instruments. Jam with us.”


Friday, March 17th

Heated Tent – Pig Roast in the Garden.

Lunch / Dinner Buffet Menu 12pm – 10pm, Adults $15, Kids 12 and under $10.

$10 entertainment cover for Adults starts 4pm, Kids no charge.

Lunch /Dinner served buffet style guests are welcome to visit the buffet on a one pass through basis. THIS is NOT an All You Care to Eat Buffet.

Sample Dinner Buffet Selections: Corned Beef Dinner, w/ cabbage, carrots and boiled potatoes, Chips with Irish Curry, Shepherd’s Pie, BBQ Pork, Irish Curry Chicken with Rice, Pasta Marinara, Salads / Cole Slaw, Irish Breads and more.

Friday March 17,  LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

11:30am-12:30pm Chief O’Neill’s House Band

12:30 pm-1:00 pm  Mulhern School of Irish Dance

1:30pm – 2:00 pm City of Chicago Pipe Band

2:00 pm-3:30pm     Tim & Phil Direct from Ireland

4:00-5:30pm The Academy of Irish Music

5:30 -6:00 pm Trinity Academy of Irish Dance

6:00-7:30 pm Baaltinne

7:30 – 8:00pm O’Hare Irish Dancers

8:00-9:30pm Chicago Reel

9:30pm-10:00             Emerald Society Pipe Band

10:00-11:30 pm St. Patrick’s Trio

12:00 – 1:30am One of the Girls

$10 cover starts at 2pm