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Birch River Grill

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75 W Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4413 (Arlington Heights Road)
847-427-4242
Today
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Description: Birch River Grill - An American Kitchen in Arlington Heights is a warm...
Birch River Grill - An American Kitchen in Arlington Heights is a warm prairie-style restaurant and bar with cozy neighborhood appeal, offering Rustic American, gourmet comfort food.
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Good for:
Casual Dining

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  • 12
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  • 12
    Very good
  • 13
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  • 1
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
great meeting place

met 4 of my lady friends for dinner as it was equidistant for all of us. It is connected to a Double Tree so it appeared the majority of patrons were hotel guests. Food is good, service is excellent and it offers a comfortable experience at decent prices. The menu was varied and we all ordered... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
Joni S
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Chicago
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  • Casual Dining
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Chicago
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

met 4 of my lady friends for dinner as it was equidistant for all of us. It is connected to a Double Tree so it appeared the majority of patrons were hotel guests. Food is good, service is excellent and it offers a comfortable experience at decent prices. The menu was varied and we all ordered something different. They have... More 

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Collinsville, IL
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84 reviews 84 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Beautiful restaurant terrible staff. Rude and less than helpful. I've had better service at a self service gas station. Food is nothing to talk about. Imagine a breakfast buffet in a five room motel in Wyoming you'll get the picture. Hotel and staff (Double Tree) is beautiful and staff is focused and friendly. Not to worry there is a Denny's... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

The breakfast buffet was excellent and reasonable. They have Asian flight crews staying here - so it also had a large selection of Asian breakfast foods.

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Prairie Village, Kansas
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126 reviews 126 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I had breakfast here when I was staying at the Double Tree and got a buffet coupon. It was ok, but I would prefer to order off the menu.

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Nw Chicago Suburbs
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I was attending a seminar at the Doubletree in Arlington Heights and in the interest of time and convenience I opted for the in-hotel restaurant. The bar area features many comfortable arm chairs and couches, as well as a large stone fireplace. It looked to be an excellent place to unwind. The lunch menu features a variety of salads, sandwiches... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Experienced the breakfast, lunch and dinner and all very good. Great for occasional visit. Comfortable surroundings.

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Peoria, Illinois
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161 reviews 161 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Staying across the street at the Marriott we tried the Grill for a light supper. Order a Cosmo and a Manhattan. My wife is quite particular about her Cosmos and like this one very much. Manhattan was spot on, also. We shared a thin, crispy 12inch pizza and the baby wedge salad. Pizza was flavorful and not greasy. Baby wedge... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Was part of a group that had a welcome reception in the restaurant. Loved the ambience and the fireplace. Good presentation and flavourful food, with a good Had breakfast twice as a hotel resident. Good spread, but the menu was the same on both days. Services were quick and attentive.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I visited Birch River Grill because I was staying at the Double Tree and was feeling lazy. I sat at the bar and was impressed with the service from the bartender Jose. He was very attentive to everyone and could remember people's drinks during a busy happy hour. The food was okay. I had the ribs and was a little... More 

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Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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92 reviews 92 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This nice restaurant just off the Double Tree Hotel is not getting much traffic but the food and service deserve a bigger crowd. We started with the onion and apple soup which was hot, had great melted cheese and a nice sweet onion and apple broth. The menu is limited but I had a very nice Rueben with pub chips.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 75 W Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4413
    (Arlington Heights Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: 847-427-4242

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining

Description

Birch River Grill - An American Kitchen in Arlington Heights is a warm prairie-style restaurant and bar with cozy neighborhood appeal, offering Rustic American, gourmet comfort food.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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