These top 15 trivia facts about Shameless will really delve behind the scenes of the show, and give you more perspective about some shocking facts you never knew, and give you an inside look at some of your favorite characters.
15. Patsy’s Pub & Grill
Believe it or not, the diner where Fiona works during part of the series is an actual existing location in Chicago. It doesn’t have the same name as Patsy’s Pies, but instead is an actual pub and grill called Patsy’s. The place itself is actually located in downtown Chicago on a road called Lincoln Avenue.
Yes, fans of the show are allowed to go there and visit and hang out. Getting to walk on to an on-screen location is always one of those things where you think to yourself in amazement “Wow! They shot that scene here!” It’s always fun to go through. If you’re ever in Chicago, give yourself some extra time and go check out the Patsy Pub & Grill for yourself! Remember that many shows and films will use locations for a fictional place, or base a fictional place off a real place. Then of course, you can say you actually got to visit one of the set of Shameless!