Re:Name of Chicago Bar Specializing in Dungeness Crab
Great recommend re LTH Forum. Got the right answer almost immediately along with another fascinating fact about the place.
Rene from LTH answered my query, "Hobson's Oyster Bar, at the corner of State & Illinois, is long gone. I don't know about the waiter but the original owner, Homer Hobson, once was a circus bareback rider."