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Hala Kahiki

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2834 River Rd, River Grove, IL 60171-1326
+1 708-456-3222
16:00 - 02:00
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Sun 16:00 - 02:00
Mon - Tue 19:00 - 02:00
Wed - Fri 16:00 - 02:00
Sat 16:00 - 03:00
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really Fun place for a group. A little bit pricey. I Love the gift shop, great selection of tiki ware and clothing.

Thank Casey G
Romeoville, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Amazing place to spend an evening together with a group or another person.This is not a restaurant so I advise to eat something before coming in.It is a bar that serves only drinks and chips.They have very good drinks and reasonable prices.I recommend ordering the " Killer ". "Pain Killer" (1st photo) "Menehuna" (2nd photo) "Scorpion" (3rd photo)

Thank Renata K
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Had drinks with family.. great time....Groupon restriction suck.. can't use Friday or Saturday or within 24 hrs of getting Groupon. Drinks were quite good.

Thank onlybob
Level Contributor
29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I had been wanting to check this place out for awhile. I was so happy to finally get there. Looks just like I thought a Tiki Bar should. Music was good. Some Christmas and some oldies and Hawaiian music. My husband and I both started with a cream drink made with ice cream. OMG! My husband said it was the... More 

Thank Dorine K
Chicago, IL
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884 reviews
347 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 306 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Tiki decor, an outdoor seating area, great bartender and server. Also, the list is quite extensive, with drinks being sorted as to sweet, sour, coconut, coffee, ice cream. There are daily specials as well as happy hour deals. If only, they served food...

Thank Anna H
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I went to Hala Kahiki for my birthday, and must say it delivers on so many levels. The drinks are varied, delicious, and strong. I particularly enjoyed the "Surfer's Blood," which is one of their "not so sweet" drinks. It also has a designation on the menu for being a strong drink, and they're not lying. Make sure to have... More 

Thank Sara R
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336 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

A great place to come if you love sweet drinks and a fun environment ! They tend to have mostly rum based drinks at pretty reasonable prices . Also keep an eye out for appealing specials

Thank Michael A
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This bar has awesome Hawaiian fruity drinks I know have two favorites Zombie and the Captain's Revenge they are awesome. Its nice romantic and Hawaiian atmosphere. I do suggest you eat first because all they have is drinks...

Thank Melanie B
Wheeling, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

There is a wonderful outdoor garden. Extensive drink menu. Everything from mojitos to delicious ice cream drinks. A fun place to visit.

Thank Debb1119
Mount Vernon, Illinois
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403 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

This is an outstanding bar!. Weekends are very busy so you may have to wait a little. Every rum known to mankind can be had here. Outstanding drinks and good prices.

Thank Michael H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2834 River Rd, River Grove, IL 60171-1326
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  River Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 708-456-3222
Tiki bar

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?