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Hawthorne's Backyard


Our menu features tasty hand packed burgers, delicious wings, mouth watering ribs, world famous pig roasts and Chicago's Western Suburb's Best Fish Fry and BBQ. We offer daily drink and food specials making EVERY DAY a good day to come in!


We host Live Entertainment on most weekends whether it's acoustic performances on the patio or "Amped Up" bands inside. We are known for our 4 Acre "Backyard" which features a wiffle ball field, sand volleyball courts, basketball connect 4, bags, gazebo, outdoor fire pit, and a fireplace on our beautifully lit patio to provide the perfect ambiance for enjoying a meal with friends and family. We also have two large tented areas available for private parties and corporate events. Our spacious outdoor setting will leave you relaxed and comfortable while providing fun for the whole family.


Watch your favorite teams play on our 120" big screen in the dining room and our 100" big screen on the patio or on any of our large flat panel TVs located throughout the restaurant, and two bars. 

Official Blackhawks Bar
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Let Hawthorne's Backyard Cater your next Party, Graduation, Lunch, Meeting, Holiday or Any Event!

   Italian Beef Packages
 BBQ Packages  

Holiday Packages

Pig Roasts

Just give us a call to place your catering order for pick up or delivery.

Download our catering menu HERE

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Daily Happenings


$5 Pumpkin Apple Beer Cocktail / $5 Apple Cider Margarita / $5 Cinnamon Cranberry Whiskey Sour / $6 Moscato Mules

$7 Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Martini / $15 Bud/Bud Light Buckets / $17.50 Buckets of Corona/Corona Light/Modelo 


Drink Specials:

$3.00 Domestic Bottles

$4 Fireball Shots
$15 Select Craft Pitchers

Daily Specials:

75¢ Wings
Minimum order of 6 - Dine In Only)

Drink Specials:

$14 Budweiser & Bud Light Buckets
$5 Tito's Drinks
$4 Jäger/$5 Jäger Bombs

Daily Specials:

1/2 Price Appetizers
(Dine in Only)



Begins at 7 pm



Drink Specials:

$8 Domestic Pitchers

$5 Jack Daniels/Jack Honey/Jack Fire Shots

Daily Specials:

$11.50 All You Can Eat Wings
(Dine in Only)


Trivia Night

Begins at 8 pm


Drink Specials:

$3 Select Draft Beer

$4 Cruzan Rum Drinks

Daily Specials:

Dinner for 2 only $22.99

1 & 1/2 Slab Ribs + Basket of Fries


Beer Battered Chicken Tenders

(4 Pieces w/ dipping sauce)



Begins at 7 pm

(Every Other Thursday)


Drink Specials:

$4 Glasses of Wine

$4 Kona 16oz. Big Wave & Longboard Cans

$4 Well Mixed Drinks*

(Additional Charge for Some Mixers)

Daily Specials:

The King James Fish Fry

Available after 4 pm
Hawthorne's Backyard brought back the famous recipe from the old King James! Golden Haddock, beer battered and fried to perfection. Served with fries, coleslaw, cornbread and cinnamon butter.

Summer Entertainment:

Live Entertainment Begins at 7:30pm
on the Patio
*Weather Permitting

See Who is Playing


Drink Specials:

$4.00 Corona/Corona Light/Modelo Bottles

$5 Long Islands
$5 Apple Cider Moonshine

Daily Specials:

Our New All You Can Eat Buffet
The Finest Buffet in the Chicago Area
Prime Rib, Alaskan Snow Crab Legs,

Potatoes, Veggies, Chicken, Bread & Butter,

Soup or Salad

All this for only $35.00

18% Gratuity added to Buffet


Live Entertainment Begins at 9pm

See Who is Playing

Drink Specials:

$6 36 oz. Bloody Mary’s

$14 Miller Family Buckets

$3 Modelo Drafts

Daily Specials:

Kids 12 and Under Eat Free!

1 Free kids meal for kids 12 and under for every 1 full price entree or sandwich purchase.

Summer Entertainment:

Live Entertainment Begins at 1:30pm on the Patio
*Weather Permitting

See Who is Playing


1200 W. Hawthorne Lane

West Chicago, IL 60185

630.293.6700   Fax 630.293.6701

We're open every day!
Monday-Thursday  11am-1am  Friday and Saturday  11am-2am  Sunday  11am-1am