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Village Squire

€€ - €€€American, ,
4818 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-7397
+1 815-455-4130
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
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4818 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-7397
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since we moved to Crystal Lake, there has been no other restaurant we have frequented more! We love the popcorn and fresh, warm bread brought to the tables before the meal. And, we have never been served bad food at The Village Squire! We go...More

Thank Amber J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was just OK, but service was poor, prices were high and the atmosphere was not conducive to conversation. I will never return!

Thank BearNTrout
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We brought friends here from out of town. It was close to where they were staying so we tried it for the first time after hearing many, many good things about it over the years. What a wonderful experience! We had a great time and...More

Thank Shyla J
Reviewed 26 December 2017

This afternoon, we got together with my cousin John who now lives near Rockford, Illinois. My sister chose Village Squire in Crystal Lake as a good place to meet. We had visited the Village Squire in McHenry. Crystal Lake's is also a very charming and...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

The food is always delicious. Popcorn and cocktails add to the fun vibe. Wonderful fish fry and live entertainment certain nights. Good place to meet a friend for lunch.

Thank n4o1r3m5e2
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We never hesitate to bring out of town guests here for a meal. We have always experienced excellent service.

Thank PianoTrends
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing. The decor is enjoyable. The free popcorn keeps the kids busy until the real food arrives. Even when we first pull into the parking lot, it becomes an experience. "Look! We're going to dinner at a castle!" Prices are reasonable, comparable...More

Thank Jean C
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Food looked amazing but there was no seasoning! Not even salt and pepper which is why they have it at the table. I won't be returning.

Thank Surrajina J
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Had a very long day but chose to go out to eat. We had to ask for water and ask for silverware - she brought salads and apps and just left us without any. 3 nearby tables left (one was a party of eight) as...More

Thank Lglbgl3
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This was a great place and food was delicious!!!!! We were in our own room. We did have a choice of 3 entrees to choose from/. They do not separate checks for food. (Thus group travels together and is use to separate checks.This was the...More

Thank joandeblasio
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Questions & Answers
6 December 2016|
Response from Tracey H | Reviewed this property |
I know they have a party menu but I think that is for the party room. You should call them. They seem very accommodating.
Norman J
27 November 2015|
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Response from Denny R | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember seeing any reference to low sodium. Good advice from William and Jerry to call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
08:00 - 12:00
08:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4818 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-7397
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Crystal Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 815-455-4130
  • E-mail
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