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Elgin Public House

219 E Chicago St, Elgin, IL 60120-6502
847-468-8810
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Ranked #3 of 175 Restaurants in Elgin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
TOMAH
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

This "bar" has a large, varied menu. I've eaten here numerous times in the past when I've been in town. They seem to always have drink specials too. On Sunday mornings they also have a brunch, which I have not tried. For us the menu is all we need. I mostly have had the pulled pork sandwich, with or without... More 

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Wheaton, Illinois, USA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Huge menu with lots of beers. Very diversified menu. I had a chicken Po boy that was excellent while others had pulled pork and burgers. Serving size was just right. Fries had a nice cajan spice on them.

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Elgin, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Love this place! Bar staff always friendly-monthly beer specials which are fun to try! Food never disappoints-especially the mac & cheese!

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Oak Park, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

To be clear, I don't use coupons very much. But when I presented a coupon at the Elgin Public House and they refused to honor it I was shocked. The waitress seemed confused and indicated that it was necessary to have a local library card, despite the fact that it did not say that anywhere on the very simple coupon.The... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Elgin Public House has become our "go to" restaurant because we enjoy the food so much. You can't beat their 1/2 price burger on Mondays. I especially like the interesting side dishes. (Asian slaw is my current favorite.) Of course you can get fries with your sandwich, but there's so much more. We were there last night with friends, and... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Atmosphere is very bar. But food is very good. Great menu choices as well. Check their specials. I really enjoy EPH!

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Elgin, Illinois, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I love to eat here. Whatever I've tried has been great. From their fantastic Seared Ahi Tuna sandwich to their Bleu Horse burger (currently addicted), you won't be upset with their food...or service. Oh, and not only can you get sweet potato fries, you can get _cajun_ sweet potato fries. They also alternate their mashed potatoes between regular and garlic.... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I love this place. I'm not kidding. I love this place. The food is always tasty. It isn't just pub food - it is pub food with a high class twist that you can personalize. The food menu is 4 pages of goodness, and they also have a very impressive beer menu that is constantly changing and being updates. The... More 

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Randolph, New Jersey
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I found this restaurant through several positive reviews on Tripadvisor and figured I'd give it a try. I'm glad that I did! The food was impressive; a nice variety of American cuisines, including salads, burgers, steaks, etc. Also, there is an excellent beer selection. Service was overall very good. There aren't a ton of options out in Elgin. But if... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I took my Dad here for his Birthday yesterday, our second time here. The spinach and mushroom ravioli in a red pepper Alfredo sauce with balsamic vinaigrette tomatoes is wonderful. I added grilled chicken to it. This is my new favorite dish out off anywhere I have eaten in the past year. The decor is a bar/restaurant in a very... More 

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Additional Information about Elgin Public House

Address: 219 E Chicago St, Elgin, IL 60120-6502
Phone Number: 847-468-8810
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elgin
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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