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Birch River Grill

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75 W Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4413 (Arlington Heights Road)
+1 847-427-4242
Today
07:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri 06:00 - 23:00
Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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Ansbach, Germany
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95 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Had a good Steak together with some draft beer. Enjoy the stay in the restaurant with my colleagues.

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Thank Udo F
Dallas, Texas
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Arrived at the hotel late after travel delays, so just wanted to get a bite to eat - was thrilled that the restaurant had a decent selection of wines and a very nice menu.

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Thank Stephanie_wino
Atlanta, Georgia
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Went in with a reservation for dinner on a Saturday evening at 6pm. Walked in and a sign at host stand said check in at bar. We proceeded to bar and told them we wanted to dinner. We were told, "if you want to eat dinner you can go sit over in the corner; we are having a party in... More 

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Thank DJM348
Mt.Prospect,Il
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Service and food just wonderful. Intimate setting, so nice to be able to hear ourselves. The food was excellent and we love to go whenever we can.

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Thank KarenS692013
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64 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Went here two nights in a row for a business conference in early July. We had two happy hour functions here, one of which they served food. It was good for hotel bar food and the bar tenders were friendly. Nothing special but if you're from out of town and wanna post up somewhere to drink give it a shot.

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Thank James C
Arlington Heights, Illinois
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

I attended a professional seminar recently-lots of people at my seminar and at other conferences. But at a community lunch break there was only 10 people in the hotel restaurant,i.e., The Birch River Grill---which was in close proximity to all the meetings. Half the time I was there, the lone waiter, bartender, and busboy were one and the same. He... More 

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Thank Larry P
Aurora, Illinois
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282 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

I visited this location with business associates after a meeting at the Doubletree where the restaurant is located. The restaurant is very nice and the service was pleasant. The food, however, was inconsistent. Some dishes were over seasoned and others were bland. Overall it was an ok experience and about what I excepted.

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Thank Blabbott
Atlanta, Georgia
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202 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 950 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015

Service was fine, but the breakfast was no better than free continental. Bacon was limp. Scrambled eggs were rather a mess. Value not very good here. Find another option.

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Flushing, Michigan
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79 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

They had a breakfast buffet but I ordered an omelet off the menu instead. It was very good. The staff did a good job keeping my coffee cup filled.

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Thank bluesstand
Portland, Oregon
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

First of all, it's a lovely restaurant/bar. It's spacious, comfortable and nicely decorated. The menu offers a decent range of selections including some nice appetizers that are worth a try. Prices are what I would consider mid-range, not inexpensive, but not too pricey for the type of food and location. My biggest complaint is the service, and that costs this... More 

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Thank NWTraveler44

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 W Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4413
    (Arlington Heights Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-427-4242
Description
Birch River Grill - An American Kitchen in Arlington Heights is a warm prairie-style restaurant and bar with cozy neighborhood appeal, offering Rustic American, gourmet comfort food.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?