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Mother Hubbard's
5 W. Hubbard St.
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 828-0007
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Open Everyday
11 AM until 4 AM
5 AM on Saturday
Kitchen Open Late
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Video On Demand

Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub has the most satellite receiver in the area. This is great for your game day viewing because more receivers plus a whole lot of monitors means more different games being shown at the same time. As a matter of fact we guarantee you'll get your game by your table. Just ask! We call it Video On Demand.

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Employee Of The Month

Who Will It Be?

Employee of the Month is our way of acknowledging those who go above and beyond in offering Mother Hubbard's hospitality.

Hawks Official Viewing Site

Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub is an official Blackhawks viewing site.

Watch every game here including those on the Versus Network.




Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub, the spot where players watch the games!

Mother Hubbards Sports Pub continues to be the spot where visiting teams players watch the other games while they are in town. Russ Mitchell, third baseman for the Los Angeles Dodgers had a Mother Hubbards stuffed burger at the bar on Sat. This was after he hit a two out, bottom of the ninth inning Home Run to tie the game against our White Sox on Friday night. Russ was with a couple of other Dodger team mates. White Sox still took 2 out of 3 from the Dodgers.

Cubs Pitcher Doug Davis Warms Up At Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub

Cubs happy to have veteran Doug Davis as their weapon now - Chicago Sun-Times
Read the Sun-Time piece here. 

One of Doug Davis' first stops in Chicago was at Mother Hubbards Sports Pub for one of the Mother Hubbards stuffed burgers. It is just the fuel he needed to face the World Champion Giants at Wrigley Field.


Bulls Playoff Contest, Red Wings Hockey History, Two Great Events At Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub!

Our Chicago Bulls are involved in some great NBA playoff contests. However, we can not overlook that the Detroit Red Wings are on the verge of History. They were down 3 games to 0 last week against the San Jose Sharks and on Thursday they will be playing to see who advances. They have come from behind and tied their series at 3 games a piece!

Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub will have all the action from opening Face off to final horn following the Bulls game Thursday night. Two great sports events in one authentic Chicago venue.

And Down the Stretch They Come! Watch The Kentucky Derby Chicago Style.

Watch the most exciting 2 minutes of sports at Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub.

 The Kentucky Derby goes off at 5 :24 PM Chicago time Sat May 7th, but arrive before 3pm to catch the Red Carpet pageantry.

Ladies are encouraged to wear a hat and bring a parasol, gentlemen sporting seersucker will be secretly admired for their dapper sense of Derby fashion.

Bring friends, finally try that Mint Julep you said you would and listen for the exciting line that mark the finish of the most exciting 2 minutes of sports, "And Down the Stretch They Come!"




Chicago Blackhawks and Bulls Playoff Bound! 

Are you prepared to help cheer on the mighty Chicago Bulls and Blackhawk to Playoff success?

With 40 televisions and plenty of Jumbo screens, a full menu offering world class ribs to our hand-crafted burger and a wide selection of draft beers, Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub is the best place for you and your friends to make Chicago championships come true.


Opening Day! Chicago Cubs and White Sox Play Ball.


Finally! Opening Day for the Cubs and the Sox. Both games will be up along with several others.

Perfect time to stop by Mother Hubbards Sports Pub for a Jumbo Chicago Style Vienna Hot Dog or that old Chicago Specialty, the Francheezie.




Enter Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub 14th Annual NCAA Bracketmania

 To enter you must fill out a MH Bracket Sheet and return it by:

  • Faxing it to (312) 644-7711
  • E-mailing it to: info@MotherHubbardsChicago.com
  • Dropping in,  enjoying one of our 22 draft beers, and confidently handing it to your bartender or server.  

Click here to download your entry form. Only one entry allowed per person.

All entries must be in before tip off on the 1st game of Round 1 on Thursday.



Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub Celebrates Super Bowl XLV In Style

Texas wasn't the only place loyal fans were celebrating. A few shouts of joy were also heard at Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub in Chicago, Illinois. 

See more Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub Super Bowl at our Flickr Photostream.


Super Bowl XLV, Well-Played By Both Teams, Packers Victorious.

Although Chicago based Packer fans were celebrating at Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub, nothing came close to the jubilation in Texas!



Bears Packers Championship 2011 & Caleb Hanie

River North, Chicago, Illinois

While the result of the Bears Packers game may have been disappointing for loyal Bears fan, the atmosphere during the game was a mix of frustration and hopeful jubilation at Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub. Ultimately, Chicago fans can hold their head high as Caleb Hanie, our third string QB, showed tremendous heart (and a substantial amount of other anatomical parts) by knocking the potential Superbowl champs back on their heels during the second half.

Caleb, Ya done good!

Visit our Flickr Photostream for a view of the highs and lows of Sunday's game.


Watch All The NFL Playoff Action At Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub

Mother Hubbards Sports Pub is the spot for all the NFL playoff action. Every game will be on our 60 screens with full sound. This is Mother Hubbards 18th NFL Playoff season.

Everyone who completes out NFL nickname quiz will receive a Mother Hubbards Sports Pub golf towel with the Skyline of Chicago on it. Not available in any store.

Our famous stuffed burgers, delicious ribs and other Chicago specialties like the Chicago Francheezie wil be served up starting at 11 AM on both Sat and Sun.

The icing on the cake is the Bears are poised to make a valiant run for their 2nd Super Bowl in the last 5 years.


Our Present To You: Christmas Holiday Hours!

Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub will be open Friday December 24 from 11 AM to 4 AM and Christmas day from 5 PM to 4 AM.

Whether your work schedule has you traveling over the holidays or you just want a small break from your homebound festivities, drop in to enjoy great food, fine draft beer and, of course, sports with Dallas Cowboys vs. Arizona Cardinals at 7PM.

While Chicago's Loop will be quiet during the Christmas holiday, Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub in the River North neighborhood will be offering the kind of hospitality that has made us the Go-To gathering spot once the presents have been opened and the egg nog bowl is empty.

Don't forget that the kitchen is always open late, until 3AM every day. Yes, even Christmas eve and day.


Calgary Flames Hockey Team Players Relax At Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub

Four members of the Calgary Flames Hockey Team, in town to meet our Chicago Blackhawks, were in Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub just chillin out, playing Golden Tee, chowing down on ribs and burgers  and watching the Rodeo on TV. Calgary is home to the world's largest Rodeo the "Calgary Stampede."


Coors Light Girls At Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub

Enjoy your sports with a sizzle! The hot Coors Light girls will be at Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub (that's in River North in Chicago if you're traveling for the event) socializing during the NFL games for one day only on Sunday December 05, 2010. 

Join us for great sports, tasty food, cold Coors Light and the hot Coors Light girls! It will be your opportunity for a Facebook profile pic that will make your out of town buddies jealous.


Fukudome Buys Luxury Lakeshore Drive Condo

Chicago Magazine reports that Cubs outfielder Kosuke Fukudome has new digs in Chicago.
Now that we're basically neighbors, we look forward to seeing him at Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub.

Tailgate Troubles? Shuttle From Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub Instead!

Sure, tailgating before a Chicago Bears game is fun, but a bad case of Verticus Interuptus or a cold December morning will make you wish for an alternative. And have we got the hot set for you!

Shuttle busses to and from soldier Field ($2 each way) for all Bear home games run every 10 minutes beginning an hour and a half before kickoff. They leave from just around the corner so you can join us before ever Bears game for great pre-game grub including our legendary hand-formed burger, award-winning wings and ribs. And what better way to continue the fun than to warm up back at Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub after the game. 


Randy Wells and Chris Olsen Drop By Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub

Cubs pitcher, Randy Wells and Chris Olsen, brother of Chicago Bear end Greg Olsen, were in Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub Friday evening entertaining friends from Texas. They were showing their pals some of their favorite River North and Chicago hang outs.


Aliotta Haynes Jeremiah Croon About Mother Hubbard's Sports Pub

If you've lived in Chicago for any length of time you've inevitably heard and paid attention to the song Lake Shore Drive by the West Allis, Wisconsin trio called Aliotta Haynes Jeremiah. Well, we don't know if it was our legendary burger or our award-winning wings that that motivate the trio to remix this early 70s hit, but for your pleasure Lake Shore Drive, Mother Hubbard's remix.


Mother Hubbard’s Sports Pub shows EVERY College game that is telecast.

Mother Hubbard’s Sports Pub shows EVERY College game that is telecast. In addition the following schools will always be on at least one of our main viewing screens:

In the Big Ten, Ohio State, Michigan, Illinois, Michigan State, Northwestern, Iowa, Nebraska. Additional schools that are given prime viewing are Notre Dame, USC, Alabama, University of Miami and Texas.

In addition to all the College games, Baseball playoffs and Hockey preseason will be shown. Every NFL game plus the Red Zone will be shown every Sunday.

Mother Hubbard’s Sports Pub has much more satellite capability than any other area location and can show over 25 Sporting events at any one time, more than TRIPLE the nearest competition in Chicago.

For large groups call 312 8828 0007



It 's that time of the year, Fantasy League Draft Time. 7 different Leagues have made reservations to hold their drafts at Mother Hubbards Sports Pub once again. There is still time and room for your League to be here.

Mother Hubbards has had free wireless Internet since 1997, plenty of room available and the biggest and best Wings in town. Call 312 828 0007 to let us know when you are coming and how many fanatics are in your draft.

While you are here make sure you fill out one of our NFL nickname quizzes. You can start your Season off with a win and a free Mother Hubbards golf (or crying ) towel.

Have you heard the rumor about a certain high rated QB's knee injury?