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Old Chicago

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pizza, Italian, Pub
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6301 University Ave, Suite 1256, Cedar Falls, IA 50613-5200
+1 319-277-7770
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here for dinner and had a rather poor experience. Upon arriving at the restaurant, the greeter barely said hello and we were seated. To my disappointment, the restaurant had done away with most of their hard ciders. When I went to order my calzone I was told it only comes in 1 kind of crust... More 

Thank kitkat014
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We have enjoyed the pizza buffet at noon. It features pizza, cheese bread, and pasta. The restaurant in Iowa City features delicious cinnamon rolls on their buffet but this one does not and we miss those! You will want to be there during the busiest time so that the food on the buffet remains fresh as new pizzas come out... More 

Thank Vickie T
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

If you want good food and a specialty beer, this place is pretty good. If you want more than one or two beers and are budget concious at all, go somewhere else for drinks.

Thank CouplesDateNights
Cedar Falls, Iowa
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Pizza is good for the corporate kind. All around good sports tv environment. They have the lame beer tours....drink 25 beers for 200 bucks and get a key ring or tshirt. Wide variety of patrons. Bartenders are ok but you feel as if they didn't get the good gig somewhere else because of their baggage personalities. If ya like pizza... More 

Thank CornFed69
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Had the spicy Calzone here and it was good. The service was fine too. Atmosphere was OK, just not my style of restaurant.

Thank Adam D
Cedar Falls, Iowa
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74 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Great food awesome beer. If you are looking for a great hamburger in Cedar Falls Old Chicago has one of the best. There is always plenty of cold beer and of course 14 big screens.

Thank Jeff S
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

Pizza was good and unique as pizza goes. Wings were good as well, decent portions. Enjoyed the food and the environment.

Thank JunkerFam
Lawrence, Kansas
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Nothing out of the ordinary. Had a very polite and attentive waitress. Came in around 10pm on a Saturday and had fairly prompt service. I was brought the wrong beer, but I see how the mistake was made with the names of the beer. This is just a normal Old Chicago

Thank Foodinaire
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

The staff was friendly and accommodating. We had questions about the lunch buffet and the waitress was patient and explained it all to us.

Thank Laura C
los angeles, CA
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139 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Did the craft beer and pizza. Food was good and service decent. Our server was a little inexperience, does not the name of the beer. Given that this is drinking place, she should be better trained. Otherwise, not a bad place for pizza and to try out different beer.

Thank RRla

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pizza, Italian, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6301 University Ave, Suite 1256, Cedar Falls, IA 50613-5200
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Cedar Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 319-277-7770

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?