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Donkey Inn

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
American, Bar, Pub
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I was told they don't take reservations, they set aside an area for our group of 18. The service was excellent and friendly. The food, good! Most of our group had never been to the Donkey Inn (Palatine) and will definitely return again. It...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank loveeating65
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We stopped by on a Friday afternoon to check it out. Despite the restaurant being quite empty, there was confusion in the service and we had a bit of a wait. Bar was crowded with unruly, swearing working crowd and overall noise level was he...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Outofasuitcase2015
Reviewed 31 October 2018

I've been to the Algonquin location 3 times in the last 3 weeks. So far, very good. Wait staff is "on their game". Every meal I've had has been delicious. My friends enjoyed their meals as well. Except my wife had the BLT Quesada and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lonotejim
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a neighborhood bar but you will be welcomed and have a pleasant time. Drinks and food are very reasonably priced. The food is good and served quickly. During games, etc, it is a fun place to be.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bon60067
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Great spot for a reasonable burger and beer. Crowded but in a good way. Very friendly staff. The bar area has numerous big screen TV's with different sporting events. Only drawback is the parking.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank zed298
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Old style dark wood joint. Good food (clean food) drinks, plenty of tv's and music. The makeup of it is clients are younger to old, beer to scotch! Comfortable..good food..good parking!!

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Dino S
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Saturday we arrived at 12:15. We received our menues at 12:30. Our waitress did not take our order until 1:00 and our meal arrived at 2:00. This is unexcusable! We asked our waitress to change the tv channel and she said she would, but never...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Adam054
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We like to try different places for a Friday Night Fish Fry. We had gone by this place many times over the years, but never went in. We were pleasantly surprised to find a very nice pub/restaurant. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. It...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank RPS1971
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Been here many times. Good solid bar food- burger was good. Apps good also. Nice friendly place - long time customers all around the bar you could tell. Decent beer selection - but nothing great

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank N1420NDjamesc
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Local spot , great food, never had a bad meal Really good specials reasonable prices food And drinks. Been there forever

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank babyhuey59
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