Creekside Tap

Creekside Tap

Video Gaming at Creekside Tap in Algonquin, IL

Creekside Tap has operated since the late 1800s. Its name is derived from the Crystal Creek that runs alongside it! As you’re enjoying the bar, take a second to check out the deluxe video gaming area! Creekside Tap had renowned video gaming terminal operator J&J Gaming fill the place with thrilling video poker and gaming machines made by notable manufacturers
such as Scientific Games, WMS, Spielo International, IGT, Novomatic, and more. Step up and test your luck today!

Located right off Main Street in the beautiful historic downtown of Algonquin, IL, owners Rich and Valerie Hellyer have created the perfect atmosphere. Rich and Valerie live and breathe the bar and entertainment industry. It’s this passion that drives the quality that defines the place. Fans praise this location for its warm, friendly hospitality. It’s a must-see in Algonquin!

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Rich and Valerie know exactly what qualities make a great tavern. The inside was renovated to give Creekside Tap the inviting aesthetic of a classic corner bar. The interior is decorated with numerous oars to honor their namesake. While these were originally plain, per customer recommendation, Rich and Valerie decided to have an oar decorating contest amongst their customers. The results of this contest now hang up in the bar!

Across from the bar, they have an interactive dartboard and five video gaming machines with dozens of games to choose from. It’s safe to say that video gaming is always hot, and the drinks are always ice-cold. With a large selection of beers to choose from, including popular IPAs, Creekside Tap is an ideal shot and a beer joint. Be sure to check out their daily drink and impressive happy hour specials.

Although Creekside Tap doesn’t have a full menu, they do serve delicious pizza and warm soft pretzels. They also have delivery and to-go menus from local businesses that guests are welcome to enjoy inside the bar.

Creekside Tap hosts many different events, including their popular Karaoke nights, bingo nights, chili cook-offs, and holiday parties. If you’d like to host a party of your own, they book private events upon request.

At Creekside Tap, there’s always something going on! Be sure to stop in for a friendly atmosphere, fun events, premium video gaming, and a great beer selection.


(224) 678-7160


Sunday-Thursday: 1:00pm-1:00am;Friday-Saturday: 1:00pm-2:00am

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