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Country House

) #1 of 10 Restaurants in Clarendon Hills €€ - €€€ American, ,
241 55th St, Clarendon Hills, IL 60514-1753
+1 630-325-1444
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
4 weeks ago
“Great lunch!!”
4 weeks ago
“Cool and fun atmosphere; delicious hamburgers”
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
241 55th St, Clarendon Hills, IL 60514-1753
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every Friday the same group of guys from work do lunch. We were down to two of us this week so decided to try something different, and we made a great choice. Excellent, excellent, excellent burgers. Be sure to go hungry because they are huge....More

Thank MXMagnum
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the amazing review and rating! We hope to see you again very soon. Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is very tasty and good. The hamburgers are awesome! Best in Chicago! Fun for adults and fun for families.

Thank pcacossa
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, pcacossa. I am glad to hear that you love our hamburgers and always have a great time when you stop by. I hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 May 2017

My husband and 10 year old son needed dinner after his baseball game. Country House was close and had good reviews. My son had chicken tenders and a house salad with Ranch dressing-very yummy. My husband had the BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich with homemade potato...More

Thank KRISTIN193
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Our server has been there the longest and was fantastic. The food was great and the location was, as well. Known for a great burger and other great food. I will go back. Nice atmosphere to have a business conversation. You must go.

Thank wheatonnitz
Reviewed 12 April 2017

You will love the hearty food and the rustic atmosphere. We have taken many visitors (domestic and international) and they all ask to come back, when they visit. I didn't rate it perfect, because they don't take reservations and the wait can be pretty long...which...More

Thank knp044
Reviewed 29 March 2017

They really do have some of the best burgers around. In addition, their Elk and Bison burgers are delicious!! The two petite filets are also so good, with your choice of bernaise or bordelais. Nice wine selections (lots of beer too, but I don't drink...More

Thank kbk58
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I've been to this quaint little place too many times to count over the years. I can actually walk there from my house. That's not the reason I would go, however, we go for the good food and the atmosphere. A couple of weeks ago,...More

Thank McCurryhomes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This place is a local treasure, It's often a little noisy and crowded but that's because the food is awesome. Service is good too

Thank aceemoore
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thanks for the great review! Like you said, the great food get's people talking! :) Have a wonderful day i hope you dine with us again soon!

Reviewed 28 August 2016

We've been eating here since it first opened and it continues to be one of our favorite places - some of the waitresses have been here for many years, making me think that they treat their employees well. The Rueben sandwich is a classic and...More

Thank sue o
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am excited to read that you enjoyed the food and service and hope you dine with us again soon! Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This place has been around since I was a kid. I always loved coming here. Burgers are delicious every time. Great French Onion Soup. Two thumbs up.

Thank Nicole1624
Dean T, General Manager at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

We are happy to have you as a loyal customer, Nicole 1624, and that you love our burgers and the french onion soup. We look forward to continually keep seeing you! Best, Dean Timson (GM)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 55th St, Clarendon Hills, IL 60514-1753
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Clarendon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 630-325-1444
  • E-mail
Casual dining in a rustic atmosphere has made The Country House Restaurants a west suburban favorite for more than 35 years. The Clarendon Hills Country House is a great spot for a quick business lunch, a relaxed dinner, or just to have a cocktail with your neighbor. We are best known for our highly touted "Country Burger" a hearty half pound served on dark rye. It was recently voted "Chicago's Favorite Burger" by the readers of The Chicago Tribune.
In addition our menu also features hickory smoked ribs, char-broiledsteaks, fresh salads, pastas, and daily specials - all in a friendly neighborhood setting. There is also a full service bar where you can enjoy your favorite beer, a martini, or a glass of wine by the fireplace. We are open 7 days a week for lunch, dinner, or a late night meal. Please stop in and enjoy Clarendon Hills "pleasant surprise in casual dining".
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