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Visit Elgin, Illinois

Discover things to do on an Elgin, Illinois, getaway

Bars & Nightlife

Hart’s Garage

Hart’s Garage

Spotted Fox Ale House

Spotted Fox Ale House

Fat Kids Bar and Grill

Fat Kids Bar and Grill

Mockingbird Bar + Garden

Mockingbird Bar + Garden

Niko’s Tavern & Neighborhood Grill

Niko’s Tavern & Neighborhood Grill

Niko’s Tavern & Neighborhood Grill is known for their great beer selection and delicious menu.

Pub 72

Pub 72

We’re a neighborhood pub, serving great food and cold beers!

TJ’s Bar & Grill

TJ’s Bar & Grill

Screens from every angle, 2 huge video walls, bleachers, large outdoor patio, 30 beer taps, craft beer cooler, awesome cocktails, excellent food, exceptional service, come get some!!

Old Republic Kitchen + Bar

Old Republic Kitchen + Bar

Old Republic is an American Kitchen+Bar featuring specialties from across the country.

Martini Room

Martini Room

Martini Room in Elgin is the premier lounge – nightclub and entertainment venue in the northwest suburbs

Grand Victoria Casino

Grand Victoria Casino

Get in on the action! With hot new games, a cool new look and awesome cash prizes, it’s all aboard for excitement! We’re Rockin’ the Boat!

D Hangout Bar and Grill

D Hangout Bar and Grill

Here at the hangout we strive to provide you with a fun and safe environment. As well as great service and an unforgettable experience.

Black & Gray Brewing Co.

Black & Gray Brewing Co.

Black & Gray Brewing is the labor of love of Chris and Teresa, a couple of average, ordinary kids, from a blue collar neighborhood, who grew up down the street from each other, and got married…

Our Place Pub

Our Place Pub

A low profile restaurant, with a high profile taste among the locals! This relaxed watering hole features a Friday fish fry & other casual American eats in casual surrounds.

Chunky Dog

Chunky Dog

Chunky Dog is a neighborhood Bar & Grill that offers something for everyone to enjoy and we look forward to serving you!

Kubo Sushi & Sake Lounge

Kubo Sushi & Sake Lounge

Downtown Elgin has a locally owned sushi and sake bar! Kubo’s Story: 9 years ago, our family moved here from California in search of a better future. In that time we have fallen in love with Elgin and all that it has to offer. With hard work and dedication, my brother and I have brought… Read more »

Copper Barrel on State

Copper Barrel on State

Copper Barrel is Hampshire’s first locally sourced restaurant. Focusing on American cuisine, classic favorites, and featured smokehouse selections. The menu design was inspired through their connection with local farmers, growers, and vendors. We hope you enjoy your experience at The Barrel!

Lucky Star Bar

Lucky Star Bar

Lucky Star is your place for live music, dancing, food and fun every weekend from 7 PM all the way til 3 AM. Lucky Star is at 1175 W. Lake Street (Route 20) in Bartlett, next to Moretti’s Ristorante & Pizzeria. We have the largest dance floor in the region and feature country line dancing… Read more »

Emmett’s Brewing Co.

Emmett’s Brewing Co.

Drink craft beer in West Dundee’s skyscraper from the 1800’s. Emmett’s Brewing Co. is a great local spot for lunch, dinner or just stop in for a beer or two. There is outdoor seating during warm weather. Event space is located on the upper floor for meetings, wedding rehearsals and birthday parties. Every year Emmett’s… Read more »

River Street Tavern

River Street Tavern

Meet, Drink & Eat at River Street River Street Tavern is an elevated American pub grub, craft beer & taco nights in laid-back digs with weekly karaoke & trivia. Plan your next event at River Street TavernPerfect open loft space, no rental fee, variety of menu options contact rosemary@rstavern.com for more information

Barone’s Sports Bar & Pizza

Barone’s Sports Bar & Pizza

Good location, great service and friendly patrons. The food is always delicious and the daily specials cannot be beat. Be sure to try the taco pizza, you will NOT be disappointed!

The Chubby Bullfrog Bar & Grill

The Chubby Bullfrog Bar & Grill

The Chubby Bullfrog Bar & Grill – Official bar of the Chicago Blackhawks – 1494 Spring Hill Mall , West Dundee, IL 60118 Food & Drinks

Rookies All American Pub & Grill

Rookies All American Pub & Grill

Rookies All American Pub and Grills are great sports bars with excellent food, great drink and food specials and music. The great daily specials will keep you coming back!

Plank Road Tap Room

Plank Road Tap Room

Coast to coast, and right here in the Midwest, American craft beer is taking over.  We’re huge fans of our local craft beer scene in Chicago, the suburbs, and great towns throughout America.  After traveling the country in search of great beers, we hatched a plan to bring them all right back here, to our… Read more »

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Bannerman’s Sports Grill

From the skybox room in the front to our sports-themed areas in back you’ll feel like you’re a part of the game and not just visiting your typical restaurant. When we opened our doors on July 6, 2007, we wanted to be a place the entire community could enjoy. We cater to people just looking… Read more »

Stanley’s Ale House & Restaurant

Stanley’s Ale House & Restaurant

In 2011 Scott Stanley wanted to leave the corporate restaurant world and bring something different to the town he grew up in. He created a place with great food and the best beers in town before anyone had even heard for craft beers. Today he and his wife Dawn offer 22 draft beers, many other… Read more »

Rosie O’Hares Public House

Rosie O’Hares Public House

At Rosie’s you’ll feel right at home – whether you stop by to quench your thirst with our vast selection of beers and spirits, or dine on our authentic pub grub – we want you to catch a big game on our TVs, or to just watch the river roll by on a nice day… Read more »

Randall Roadhouse Tavern & Grill

Randall Roadhouse Tavern & Grill

Randall Roadhouse serving the highest quality of food while being generous with our portions. Our menu is very extensive and offers a wide selection for everybody, no matter what age. With our extensive background in the pizza business, the Roadhouse has quickly received a reputation for having the best non corporate pizza in the area…. Read more »

Prime Burger House – Grand Victoria Casino

Prime Burger House – Grand Victoria Casino

Fall head over heels for what could be the hottest set of buns in all Chicagoland at Prime BurgerHouse at Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin. You can build the perfect burger from the plate up with tons of tasty toppings or savor one of our chef-created specialty burgers. Before you take a bite, indulge in… Read more »

Hooper’s Sports Bar and Grill

Hooper’s Sports Bar and Grill

Dine-In or Carry-OutParty. Room for 60 People Catering Available. Family Friendly

Drift Inn

Drift Inn

Not your typical small town tavern.

Cruisin Bar & Eatery

Cruisin Bar & Eatery

Cruisin Bar and Eatery was established on February 1st, 2003.  They are just 1.5 miles west of Randall Road on RT 72. They serve great lunches, dinners, and drinks.

Bracht’s Place

Bracht’s Place

Everyone who comes to Bracht’s Place loves the owners, the people you get a sense of community here. They do have awesome events and you get to know everyone who goes there or who works there. Where else can you get $3 tall ones $4 bombs, any kind you want and other week day specials… Read more »

Blue Line Bar & Grill

Blue Line Bar & Grill

Blue Line Bar & Grill is located inside of Leafs Ice Arena in West Dundee. This bar & grill is a great place to hang out and watch a hockey game or any sports game for that matter, on one of their many large flat screen TV’s. The restaurant offers a nice view of the ice… Read more »

Bennigan’s Grill and Tavern

Bennigan’s Grill and Tavern

Welcome to Bennigan’s, a legendary, chef-driven neighborhood pub and the perfect place to kick back and experience the genuine spirit of Irish Hospitality. We just remodeled our location! Stop by to see our new look!

Bleuroot

Bleuroot

West Dundee’s Farm to Table Restaurant that is located right along the Fox River. Diners can enjoy outdoor seating with views of the Fox River.

Red Lobster

Red Lobster

Lively chain restaurant serving American seafood standards amid New England-themed decor. Red Lobster is known as the foremost expert in fresh seafood. Our commitment to serving quality seafood starts long before you sit down at our restaurant. Fresh Fish, Live Lobster.

Bowes Creek Country Club

Bowes Creek Country Club

The public golf club at Bowes Creek offers a unique “member-for-a-day” rate (instead of greens fees) as well as annual memberships. Amenities include: Porter’s Pub, an English-style restaurant and bar first-class banquet facility full practice area, complete with an elevated, 30-station driving range putting and chipping greens private lesson tees fully-equipped proshop multipurpose clubhouse To… Read more »

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Dylan’s Pub

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River Lees Pub

The Walnut SpeakEasy

The Walnut SpeakEasy

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The Afterset

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Olde Towne Inn

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Old Starks Tavern

Red Ox Restaurant and Bar

Red Ox Restaurant and Bar

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Hoppe’s Tavern

Hoppe’s Tavern is a classic local dive-bar. Many out-of-town guests stop by on a whim and have to keep coming back! This mom and pop bar and eatery features incredible deals and great prices on food. With many TVs surrounding the bar and dining area it’s the perfect place to meet up with friends and… Read more »

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Gasthaus of Elgin

The Gasthaus is a great neighborhood bar in the heart of Downtown Elgin.

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Parkside Pub

Located in the heart of Downtown Huntley, Parkside Pub is home of the Famous Turkey Festival in November!

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Bandito Barney’s Beach Club & Bordelo

Bandito Barney’s is northern Illinois’ premier beach club and sports bar! Located five minutes from I-90, Bandito’s is the place to find the ultimate party! Over 100 tables in our famous outdoor beer garden!

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Carol’s Corner

Pub and Bar & Grill

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McGruder’s Irish Pub

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The Tap

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Medusa’s Nightclub

With one of Chicago’s most prolific heads at the helm, some of the best DJ’s and music available, and one of the hottest crowds that exists, Medusa’s Nightclub in Downtown Elgin continues to be a beacon of light for the partying public. Medusa’s boasts 3 levels, 2 dancefloors, intimate seating areas, constantly changing scenery, and a killer sound and… Read more »

Diamond Jim’s Gas Grill

Diamond Jim’s Gas Grill

Located on the Fox River Trail in East Dundee, IL, Diamond Jim’s is the perfect location to enjoy great food, drinks and friends. Outdoor dining options.

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Rookie’s Pub & Grill

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Bikini Bottom Bar

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Tipsy Monkey

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McMae’s Tavern & Grill

The Still Bar & Grill

The Still Bar & Grill

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Elgin Public House

public house n: Primarily known as a pub, a local establishment that offers refreshments and food to the weary traveler. A place where family, friends, and loved ones gather together and unwind over light fare and beverages. Please stop in and introduce yourself to Greg and Lou, as well as our staff and the friends… Read more »

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Bowlero Randall Road

Welcome to Bowlero, the bowling/dining/nightlife lovechild that’s stirrin’ up fun for everyone in the US of A.

O’Hare’s Pub & Restaurant

O’Hare’s Pub & Restaurant

O’Hare’s Pub is a family-owned Irish Restaurant and Sports Bar. Our warm, friendly environment is the perfect setting for conversations with friends and neighbors. Enjoy traditional Irish classics as well as the best pub burgers in Bartlett. Check in for daily specials including our 50 cent wing Saturdays while you watch your favorite teams on… Read more »

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