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Village Tavern & Grill

291 S Schmale Rd, Carol Stream, IL 60188-2104
+1 630-668-1101
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken fingers” (49 reviews)
“nachos” (17 reviews)
“fish fry” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
291 S Schmale Rd, Carol Stream, IL 60188-2104
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've made it a practice to go here every time I get back home from an overseas flight...as this is a great place to for 'American' style food!

Thank larryh517CS
Reviewed 6 October 2017

If you like Ribs, Burgers, Chicken Fingers, Fish Fry or Nachos, Village Tavern is the place for you. Village Tavern feeds you well. You will not leave this place still hungry. Furthermore, their prices are very reasonable. My favorite is their ribs, which are tangy...More

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We take our elderly dad out for a meal every two weeks and he only eats fish so we're limited in where we can go. We've tried Carol's, Olive Garden, Chilli's, and a couple of Chinese restaurants. We finally landed on Village Grill and he...More

Thank Chicago-BB
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Simply the best.... actually the whole menu is great. Try the fish and chips too. You can't go wrong.

Thank Nickinfelise
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We come here 2-3 times a month lately the service and food and been off. Sunday at 4 the place was not full and not only did we have slow service but porkchop was dry as sand. Southwest salad had huge cut up slices of...More

Thank zimrock
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We chose this place from a list given to us at our hotel. The inside was very noisy but we sat on the patio and it was quieter. Even though it was lightly raining, we were protected by an umbrella. The waitress, Jessica, was very...More

Thank comfortnurse
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We have been to this restaurant a few times and have tried a couple of different things. Their chicken fingers are by far my favorite menu item, as they are large, crispy juicy with thick chunks of chicken. The honey mustard is a creamy blend...More

Thank Mark N Rebecca R
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My kids love the chicken fingers, so we go there for them, but my wife and I like something a little different. I had the cod reuben and my wife had the prime rib sandwich. My sandwich tasted fine, but was very messy. My wife...More

Thank wheatonnitz
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We went on a Thursday evening and there was a little wait. The food was great as always. We don't deviate from the path and ordered the world famous chicken fingers and nachos. What's great is my wife and I had enough leftovers for dinner...More

Thank xQuizx
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Party of five dined at this restaurant Sunday and two of us ordered the prime rib sandwich. The presentation was great, as it was served on a pretzel bun and looked delicious. The beef on the bun was not a solid piece of meat and...More

Thank zitoarlene
vtgmikey, Owner at Village Tavern & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Sorry you were disappointed! As stated on menu "thin sliced Prime Rib" it's "Certified Angus Beef" slow roasted and thinly sliced. I appreciated the input and will look into the au jus seasoning and why the waitress was insensitive. Hope you'll be back. We also...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 291 S Schmale Rd, Carol Stream, IL 60188-2104
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Carol Stream
  • Phone Number: +1 630-668-1101
  • E-mail
Our restaurant is located in Carol Stream so you're never far away from having a great meal and a great time. After 16 years of service in Carol Stream we have defined ourselves as the premier "Neighborhood Eatery"! All our food is prepared fresh with the highest quality ingredients.​We have a menu that will satisfy even the heartiest of appetites, from classic dishes to our very own signature entrees and appetizers. Enjoy your meal in our dinning room at a table, booth, or dine outdoors on our garden patio.
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