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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Joe's Be-Bop Cafe

600 E. Grand Ave. (Lake Shore Dr.) Send to Phone
312-595-5299
Tourists flock to this Navy Pier restaurant and live music venue for casual American fare.

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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Joe's Be-Bop Cafe Restaurant Review

: The combo of live music, a casual ambience and barbecue is hard to beat at this Navy Pier staple. And now the huge menu is trans-fat free---a surprise given the lineup includes selections like Buffalo wings and popcorn shrimp. Plenty of dishes are Cajun-tinged, so look for Bayou shrimp pasta in butter sauce, shrimp and sausage gumbo, jambalaya and etouffée. Still, barbecue is the main draw; and while the ribs are good, we'd have a hard time calling them the best in the city. However, desserts---with an emphasis on fruit cobbler---are quite satisfying.
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