McGonigal’s Pub

105 S. Cook Street
Barrington ,IL 60010


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105 S. Cook Street
Barrington, IL   60010

Hours of Operation:

Sunday through Thursday, 11 AM – 1 AM

Friday and Saturday, 11 AM – 2 AM

General Kitchen Hours:

Sunday 11 AM – 10:00 PM

Monday-Wednesday 11 AM – 10:30 PM

Thursday 11 AM – 11:00 PM

Friday-Saturday 11 AM – Midnight

McGonigal’s Pub does not take reservations for dining.


For inquiries on planning private/special events,

contact Ismini Walsh or Sonam Zaveri at 847-277-7400,



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349. Celtic Fest in Bryan McGonigal’s Own Words

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