The Berghoff Restaurant

German, Bar
$ $
17 W Adams St (btwn S Dearborn St & S State St)
Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 427-3170
11:00am - 9:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm



  • In "The Dark Knight" (2008), Lt Gordon (Gary Oldman) arrests the gangster Sal Maroni while he is enjoying dinner, in scenes shot at The Berghoff restaurant.
  • Check out liquor license no. 1 in the Bar!
  • Unlock the root beer special by checking in - photo of real beer, though looks the same
  • Best root beer ever!!
  • The Berghoff Cafe is in the lower level of the Berghoff Restaurant! Quick, casual, cafeteria-style dining.
  • The sauerbraten is excellent--lots of flavor! Get some red cabbage on the side.
  • Opened in 1898, The Berghoff serves German American fare, and is one of the oldest restaurants in the city.
  • The Berghoff is currently open during weekday lunch hours, or for private events.
  • best bar in chicago, still despite all attempts to remodel.
  • Awesome Wiener schnitzel and great gluten free choices.
  • Great for lunch. They have a huge pretzel dish, and quality sandwich items with German sausages. I like the variety of bread served before the meal. Free root beer with check in!
  • Amazing Gluten-free options here. Everything that is available is clearly marked
  • Steak sandavic
  • The legendary, century-old German haunt has added a few modern dishes to the menu over recent years (bacon-wrapped shrimp, molasses-crusted salmon), but we stick with the way things were.
  • I have a hard time making decisions, so the beer sampler was just my style
  • The sausage trio is pretty good
  • Best root beer and chips!
  • Make sure to get a mug of Berghoff brand root beer while here!
  • The meeting of Gotham's mob bosses in The Dark Knight.
  • Thanks for the FREE root beer! The lamb burger was delicious.

Nearby places

18 W Monroe St (btwn S State St & S Dearborn St)
111 S Michigan Ave (btwn Monroe St & Jackson Dr)
201 E Randolph St (btwn Columbus Dr & Michigan Ave)