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Chicago Billiard Cafe
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5935 W Irving Park Rd Chicago, IL 60634
5935 West Irving Park RoadUSIllinoisChicago60634
$Pool Hall, Restaurant
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Today 12PM–2AM
Sunday 12PM–2AMMonday 12PM–2AMTuesday 12PM–2AMWednesday 12PM–2AMThursday 12PM–2AMFriday 12PM–2AMSaturday 12PM–2AM
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Rack 'em up at this cool, old-school venue! For over 25 years, Chicago Billiard Café has served as Chicago's premier north side billiard hall. Shoot some pool or snooker, down a burger and chill here
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Longtime, low-lit pool hall with billiard tables for hourly rental plus pub grub & a BYOB policy.- Google
"Very nice pool hall BYOB, plenty of pool tables and a nice place to hang out."
"I went with a group of friends and he warned us that we were too loud."
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Sam sayed
5 months ago
This WAS a nice place to go to BUT I WILL NEVER GO THERE AGAIN. The troll that works there (a big short guy with tattoo's) has no customer etiquettes. He totally lost my business and I have been going here for 6 months now. From the beginning when we walked in and upon leaving, he had his "get out of my place" face on. We even greeted him on entrance but he had a disgusting look on his face like we were criminals and did not say hello or anything. I am a doctor and he works in a pool hall but he was looking at me like I was an alien. You simply don't talk to your customers the way he was. We paid in full for something that deserved money in return, that doesn't justify reason. ONLY GO HERE IF THE OWNER(S) can rectify their attitude. I am forever taking my business elsewhere.
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Response from the owner - 5 months ago
Sam, we're very sorry you had a bad experience. We have some new folks behind the counter who clearly need to be better trained. We are in the process of retraining everyone on customer service and hope you'll give us a second chance. CBC
Angela Medina
5 months ago
Very nice pool hall BYOB, plenty of pool tables and a nice place to hang out. Sunday free parking on meters and somen play free on sundays. I think this is my new pool hall.
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Big Moe Martinez
a year ago
no complaints....
A Google User
6 years ago
very nice place , i spent some time playing there and i cant say bad word about this place
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Deron Carter
7 months ago
If your a people of COLOR.. DONT GO! You will Be discriminated from the moment you walk in. The people that shoot pool aren't an issue. There's a taller slim Caucasian man (looks a little bummy)that will hawk you down for any reason possible. Definitely won't let you enjoy yourself as a group and definitely can't laugh to loud. i went with a group of friends and he warned us that we were too loud. Then came back again not even a half an hour later to give us another warning because my friend which is a smaller lady kind of leaned her body on the table to take a shot. He came and warned us again for that.I questioned him why does he continue to bother us as paying customers, and he replied "that's it! Now your done"! We were kicked out and still had to pay because he threatened to call the police. If you don't agree with discrimination or fit any stereotype as a minority don't waste you time. You can find the same price pool hall in better locations with better treatment.
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Response from the owner - 5 months ago
Deron, we're sorry about your bad experience, but I can assure you we are not racist and don't discriminate. Owner are minorities and take this seriously. We realize we need to do a much better job of training the guys behind the counter and are retaining all on customer service. Our goal is too make sure everyone has a good time at CBC, but sometimes we get a bit too overzealous in protecting our beautiful tables. We will be better next time for sure. CBC
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Damian Chmura
2 months ago
Cool place to come hang out with friends and play some pool while enjoying beer that you can bring there.
A Google User
6 years ago
Great clean and neat place to have fun. They have specials every night of the week for food items. Nice and clean tables that were just re-felted. Reasonable prices too. 9 ball tournaments on Thursday. Double elimination style winners bracket- race to 4 and losers bracket race to three. $10 entry fee. Very good way to meet new people and have fun while getting up your skill level. Definitely recommended place.
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2 months ago

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