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RackHouse Tavern

222 E Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4662
+1 847-640-7225
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (9 reviews)
“cornbread” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
Opens in 7 min
All hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
222 E Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4662
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been back here a few times with our friends. Mainly due to good and consistent food and service! We typically have a group of 16 and each time we go the staff is helpful, speedy, courteous and fun! Pretty much can't go wrong with...More

Thank Robert Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I invited two out-of-town guests to join us for dinner at Rack House. We had been there several times prior, and knew we were in for a good time and excellent food. We, and our guests, were not disappointed! One guest is...More

Thank ChicagoGlenn
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This place took over the Boston Blackies loaction and did some remodeling and brought in their own menu. I've been there several times and the food is great. They have outdoor seating with a fireplace. The bar lacks life but otherwise this place is a...More

Thank AUF57
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

If you are in Arlington Heights area, you suppose to try good chicken wings at RackHouse Tavern, it is tasty and yummy food. I love that.😋😋😋

Thank Khavinrut R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We've travelled and are experienced. Ribs are good with a tasty rub that made them special. The pulled pork tasted like the meat was boiled...very tasteless as we're the sweet potato fries. Brisket was dry. Our waitress appeared to have never tasted the food she...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We stopped here on Memorial Day, so maybe the service wasn't normal, but the food was worth the wait. EXCELLENT ribs and Burnt Ends. Several kinds of burgers and salads with Southern inspired appetizers. Large indoor bar area with big screen TV's. Beautiful outdoor patio....More

Thank Rhona R
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I visited this restaurant for lunch with a friend that works nearby and we had a very nice time. We sat in the patio on a beautiful day and each had a salad although the menu had many tasty sounding options. I had the Cobb...More

Thank Lady T
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Services was quick and accurate. Got the choose 2 with the 3 ribs and quarter chicken. Chicken portion was quite small and a little dry. Ribs were ok but not falling off the bone moist. Nice casual atmosphere.

Thank tbga53107
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We were TOTALLY impressed with our late afternoon lunch at Rack House. The dark wood and fireplace ambiance was just what we needed on a cold and rainy afternoon. My husband had the Beef Brisket Sandwich and I had the Skirt Steak.... and they had...More

Thank Katie N
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Met after work for a couple beers and a bite to eat. Very friendly and attentive staff. Plenty of parking. Good variety on the menu. Cheese curds (appetizer) were very good. Burgers, skirt steak and ribs were all very tasty. Full rack of ribs is...More

Thank LSUTraveller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 E Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4662
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-640-7225
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