Our Restaurants

Multiple concepts with distinct differences, each location features modern American cuisine, an expansive beverage program, thoughtful interior design and a team that is driven to impress.

If you’re interested in opening a Bottleneck restaurant, send us a message. We’re actively seeking new markets.

EST. 2016 · 8 Locations

sprawling craft beer list with over 90 local and global varieties, classic American food with brilliant chef-driven twists, and an upbeat, energetic atmosphere.

Gigantic HDTV walls and state-of-the-art A/V flank the thoughtful interior design, resulting in the unique marriage of ultimate sports bar and delightful restaurant. Large outdoor patios offer guests an oasis in the heart of the action.

EST. 2012 · 3 Locations

Old Town Pour House was on the forefront of the craft beer explosion in the United States. With the rise of microbrewing, Pour House was able to open its doors featuring small and independent brewers on a large scale, bringing our love of craft beer to the masses. Draft Magazine named the Chicago location one of America’s 100 Best Beer Bars in 2013.

From there, Old Town Pour House has continued to offer a a daily homage to beer, featuring uncommon beers on draft. You won’t find bottles here either, as pouring beer from the tap is the closest thing to drinking it straight from the brewery. 

EST. 2011

Nestled among the city’s skyline along the Chicago River, the large outdoor patio with open-air bar is a favorite for work lunches and happy hours – an oasis in the center of the bustling city.

A bold and contemporary restaurant in Chicago’s Loop, centrally located between Union and Ogilvie train stations, South Branch is also a unique venue for weekend weddings and large corporate events. Attached to the restaurant is Monroe Reserve, a rustic chic cocktail bar and event space.

EST. 2009

Just north of Millennium Park and steps from Chicago’s Theater district, Sweetwater’s casual atmosphere is the perfect place to enjoy lunch, dinner, happy hour, and late night celebrating.

The vibrant bar and restaurant sits on Michigan Avenue, just south of the Chicago River, offering full views of the city from the spacious outdoor patio.

EST. 2020 · 10 Locations

Secret Sauce is a barbecue-focused takeout and delivery-only restaurant and Bottleneck Management’s first virtual brand.

Operating as a virtual kitchen out of current City Works and Old Town Pour House locations, Secret Sauce prides itself on serving traditional and flavorful barbecue at a fair price, crafted with high-quality ingredients.

EST. 2021 · 9 Locations

Rebel’s Hot Chicken is a Nashville-style hot chicken takeout and delivery-only virtual restaurant, and Bottleneck Management’s second virtual brand.

Operating as a virtual kitchen out of most City Works and Old Town Pour House locations, Rebel’s presents a bold and playful take on the fiery Nashville-style chicken that continues to reign as a sought-after flavor for foodies and spice-lovers alike.

A stunning and unique private event space, centrally located in downtown Pittsburgh off Market Square. This glassed-in event venue is a premier choice for weddings, corporate events and any large-scale production designed to impress.

Interested in Opening a Bottleneck Location?

We’re growing and always interested in new markets for our expanding restaurant group. Let’s start a conversation.

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