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Honey Bee Lounge

Honey Bee Lounge

Honey Bee Lounge

Why You Should Visit

Tucked away along Drexel Boulevard amongst a woodsy and peaceful Antioch neighborhood resides Honey Bee Lounge. From 1977 until 1992, the establishment operated as a Chinese Restaurant under ownership of the Wong family. In 1992, son Matt Wong and his wife Sharon Wong took over the operation, transitioning the restaurant into the tavern that Honey Bee Lounge is today.

Despite Honey Bee acting as a neighborhood pub, they certainly stand out! The bright yellow, cartoon-like sign directly outside of the tavern is sure to catch a passerby’s eye as they walk or drive down Drexel Boulevard. The large old home in which Honey Bee is located emits a gentle and tranquil spirit that feels warm and inviting.

Upon entering Honey Bee, you’ll notice the old world esthetic from the outside remains consistent on the inside. From the authentic decor of wood paneled walls and metal padded stools, to the steel tipped dartboard and old-school jukebox, it’s apparent that Honey Bee’s authenticity is well known and loved amongst its staff and patrons alike. And the owners confirm this to be true, comparing themselves to Cheers, a place where everyone knows one another. Honey Bee’s numerous pool league trophies displayed along the back wall strongly suggest the patrons and friends of Honey Bee Lounge have had loads of fun along the way. They’ve showed their appreciation by gifting Honey Bee Lounge with honey bees, in the form of stuffed animals, signs, and jars that are pleasantly arranged throughout the place.

While Honey Bee Lounge is mainly a shot and a beer joint, they have a full service bar to fulfill every guest’s craving. And while their food selection is limited, they offer the essential favorite pub food including burgers, pizza, chicken strips, and french fries. And in addition to the dartboard, jukebox, and pool table mentioned earlier, Honey Bee has three video slot machines that guests can try their luck on and make some money! They even offer free coffee for video gamers!

If you’re looking for a cold beer, friendly face, and home away from home, Honey Bee Lounge is the place for you!


We are an Illinois gaming operator that offers slot machines to bars, restaurants, truck stops, and other types of businesses in Illinois. Business owners rely on our slot machines, games, and Marketing services to earn Illinois gaming revenue.  Bars and restaurants throughout Illinois use our slot machines and games to attract new customers that are looking for the best gambling opportunities in their area.

We are a partner of the Illinois Gaming Board and will help you through all of the steps required to obtain an Illinois gaming license for your restaurant or bar. From Illinois liquor license support to video slot machine installation services, our team will help you navigate the video gaming industry. Awesome Hand Gaming offers slot machines from Bally Technologies, Novomatic, IGT, Spielo and WMS. Our staff offers Chicago video gaming services for small to large businesses. We are familiar with all of the local Illinois gambling laws and the required procedures for setting up gaming and slot machines at your business.

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38796 Drexel Blvd. Antioch, IL 60002

(847) 395-2778

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