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Players Pub & Grill

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1250 S River Rd, Prospect Heights, IL 60070-1208
+1 847-693-7323
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10:00 - 02:00
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Sun 11:00 - 02:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 02:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 03:00
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Elmhurst, Illinois
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

A group went here to celebrate a teammates birthday. We were able to get a table right away and the wait staff was attentive and efficient. We were served timely and the food was good and well prepared. They are very generous with the Chips or Fries. Really had a nice time and will go back again soon.

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Thank Tuzak
Wheeling, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

place is super crowded and undergoing construction...food was ok but way overpriced as were the drinks...staff was slow...but was ok overall...

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Thank Alison W
Springfield, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

Upon entering, Player's has many of the standard sports bar calling cards. There are lots of TVs, Sports memorabilia on the walls, and electronic gambling devices. The bar has a nice look to it, and the area for eating and drinking is larger than it appears from the outside. They offer a large selection of craft beers, but domestic and... More 

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Thank Brett L
Atlanta, Georgia
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102 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2015

This bar/restaurant was right next to the Motel 6 where I stayed. it was a 2 minute, very safe, walk to get here. They offer OTB on the horses so I passed the night away drinking draft Stellas (they were on special that night) and playing the ponies. Very fun. The staff could be a little more attentive. I did... More 

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Thank thetinman56
Johns Creek, Georgia, United States
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46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2013

For sure, order the Thai bowl. It had the best Thai flavor that I've ever had..... and this was a sports bar! What a surprise to find this variety and quality of food. My DH had the sweet potato tots which were outstanding. This was a first for them as we usually find only sweet potato fries. Not a fancy... More 

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Thank Brenda Thompson H
Niles, Mi
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112 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2013

Our motel’s desk clerk recommended the Players Pub & Grill and we are glad that we took her advice. Their menu contains the usual bar offerings, but it also contains a wide selection of eclectic meals. My Cajun Fettuccini was flavorful and full of sausage, shrimp and chicken. My wife’s French Onion Soup and Summer Salad were both very well... More 

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Thank Old_Geezer2013
northbrook
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2013

little dump,specials ok.you can spend a lot of money and will never receive any comps whatsoever. off track situation weak . but john,wendy and irene are great.and dont expect good service or anyone hosting,understaffed and no leadership...

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Surrey
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2013

This is a standard bar with the slightly surreal addition of area where off-track gambling occurs (so I'm not sure it would be a good environment for families.) For the tired business traveller it does the job admirably. Service from the bar staff was friendly and efficient and the food was very good. Although there was way, way too much... More 

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Kentucky
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2012

I ate tonight at the Players Pub and Grill. This is a mainly standard fare menu, with lots of variations on the standards, like burgers. The food is good, and the portions are more than adequate. A decent selection of draft beers. Not a lot of ambiance, as it appears they are an off track betting parlor as well. Everyone... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Contemporary, Pub
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
10:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 02:00
Thursday
10:00 - 02:00
Friday
10:00 - 03:00
Saturday
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1250 S River Rd, Prospect Heights, IL 60070-1208
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Prospect Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-693-7323

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