Voted Best Ribs & Bloody Mary In McHenry County Year After Year
Chicago Northwest Suburb, IL
Asking Price: $349,000
Gross Sales: $795,136
Net Operating Income: $149,687
Monthly Rent: $4,500
Lease Expiration:
Options: (New Lease)
Year Established: 2000
Owner Operated: Yes
Seller Financing: No
Food Type: Bar, BBQ, Burgers, Catering Company, Salads, Seafood, Wings
Service Type: Full Service
Business Type: Independent
Sale Type: Business


Featuring delicious BBQ’d lo & slow baby back ribs, rib tips and char-grilled chicken, along with award winning rib house chili and BBQ sandwiches. As well as amazing seafood dinners, char grilled burgers, jumbo Buffalo chicken wings, fresh salads, appetizers and desserts. Tasty sides include grilled pita bread, fresh baked rolls w/honey butter, coleslaw, rich smokey baked beans, steak cut fries and buttered red potatoes.

Full service. Dine-in, take-out, pick-up and delivery, plus a complete full-service caterer of public, private and corporate events. In addition to pig roasts! Online ordering also available. And they sell their bottled homemade BBQ sauce.

Fun electric interior. Warm and welcoming atmosphere. Expansive space with high ceilings and exposed duct work. Boasts a long full bar with 6 beers on tap. Nice sized display beverage cooler. Large screen TVs to watch all the games. Ample seating at the bar, high tops, booths, tables and spacious banquet room for private dining and special events. Great for groups big and small. Also, a private gaming area with 3 video gaming machines.

Well established location for over 20 years! Family owned and operated.

Feel free to stop by the location as a customer first. This is a highly confidentially listing, please DO NOT talk to any of the employees or patrons. If interested, contact EatZ for more information. Showings by appointment only.

County: McHenry

Prime retail space in a convenient retail center on a major route near a busy intersection with over 25,000 vehicles per day. Boasts high visibility, easy access and ample parking. Across from a very popular flower shop and nursery. Just 1.2 miles from a new Metra station. Also, near many businesses and factories. And surrounded by a vast residential area.

This desirable far northwest suburb is located 50 miles northwest of Chicago, just a short drive from O'Hare, near several major highways and interstates, plus the Union Pacific rail provides easy access to the loop. It’s the largest city in McHenry county with a population of over 40,000. A modern-day city that still retains its small-town charm. A very good place to visit, dine, shop, play, live and enjoy all of its amenities which also includes a lake, golf course, recreation area, parks and wonderful schools.

Real Estate: Leased

Leased space $4,500/mth gross (also includes water). Landlord will give new lease. Square Feet: 6,000. Seating: 310. Days/Hrs of Operation: Daily 11a-9p.

Number of Employees: 12
Support/Training: Two weeks on-site comprehensive training.
Value of FF&E: Included In Asking Price
Value of Inventory: $6,000 (Not Included In Asking Price)

BBQ experts. Offers a full authentic BBQ menu. Their amazing BBQ is covered with their dry rub, smoked to textured perfection, then char grilled and slathered with their homemade BBQ sauce. Also, the best catering and best outdoor BBQ grilling/roasting. Holds the world record for largest garnished Bloody Mary!

Great food, great service and great times. Voted Best Ribs & Bloody Mary in McHenry County year after year. Featured on WGN’s Chicago’s Best, Fox 32, WLS Channel 7, WMAQ Channel 5 and the Travel Channel. Also, in the Chicago Sun Times. And named the best BBQ in the country by the Northwest Herald!

Growth and Expansion:

A staple in the community. Local favorite. Lots of regulars. Known for their friendly service. Highly recommended, great reputation to continue to build upon!

Seller Financing Available: No
Reason For Selling: Other interests.