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Visit Elgin, Illinois

Discover things to do on an Elgin, Illinois, getaway

Bars & Nightlife

The Distance Social

The Distance Social

The Distance Social is locally owned and sits in the heart of East Dundee, nestled in a refurbished building dating back to 1855. Come unwind, relax and socialize while enjoying… more

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Bamboozels

Come on in to experience all that Bamboozels has to offer. From our burgers to our beers, you’ll never go hungry at the place you come to eat and stay… more

Chicago Street Pour House

Chicago Street Pour House

Chicago Street Pour House & Kitchen is an upscale gastropub featuring scratch made fresh food served alongside handcrafted cocktails, local craft beer, and wine. We want our restaurant to be… more

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No Manches Mexican Grill

Authentic Mexican cuisine brought to you by two passionate chefs from Mexico, chef Julio Benitez and Daniel Escalera. Bringing their love for food and their culture into one amazing and… more

Johnny’s Supper Club

Johnny’s Supper Club

Johnny’s serves your favorite Italian classics in true supper club tradition where friends, neighbors and golfers gather together to enjoy great food and classic cocktails with attentive service.

Hart’s Garage

Hart’s Garage

Hart’s Garage was opened in 2021 by local restaurateur Dan Hart – combining his passion for cars, motorcycles, and delicious made-from-scratch food and craft beer. Featuring our famous smash burgers… more

El Diablo Cantina

El Diablo Cantina

This restaurant features authentic Mexican cuisine, drinks and craft beer selection. Tune into to their Facebook page to stay up to date on events like Sip n Paint and live… more

Mockingbird Bar + Garden

Mockingbird Bar + Garden

Mockingbird Bar + Garden is inspired by our desire to serve and create a sense of community. Mockingbird offers an espresso bar, cocktail lounge, food that makes you feel good,… more

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!

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…

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… 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… Read more »

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… 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…. 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… Read more »

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… Read more »

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… 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… 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… 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… 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…. 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… 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… 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… 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… Read more »

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.

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… Read more »

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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… Read more »

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Parkside Pub

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

Bandito Barney’s Beach Club

Bandito Barney’s Beach Club

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… Read more »

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Carol’s Corner

Pub and Bar & Grill

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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Bikini Bottom Bar

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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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McMae’s Tavern & Grill

The Still Bar & Grill

The Still Bar & Grill

Elgin Public House

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… 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… Read more »

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