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Harry Caray's In Wrigleyville Will Close Next Week

Harry Caray’s restaurant has several locations — the flagship downtown at Dearborn & Kinzie, one in Rosemont and one in Lombard.

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And as of this morning, they had a location less than a block from Wrigley Field at 3551 N. Sheffield in a space that was once home to a popular Lakeview bar/restaurant called Hi-Tops.

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The Wrigley area Harry Caray’s was a popular place for Cubs fans, busy even during road trips. During the Cubs news conference this morning announcing their request for a bond issue to help renovate Wrigley Field, Grant DePorter, CEO of Harry Caray’s, was one of several local business and labor leaders who made a brief statement.

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He surprised everyone by announcing that the Wrigleyville Harry Caray’s will close by next Monday. He was quoted in that article as saying his relationship with the building’s owner was like a “bad marriage.”

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Fear not, Cubs fans and Lakeview residents who enjoyed Harry Caray’s. DePorter says they’ll be looking for a new space in the area.