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Rookies All-American Pub & Grill

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4607 W Higgins Rd, Elgin, IL 60192
(847) 645-0005
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Bloody Marys

Liked the patio seating, free popcorn and their calzone (named something else there). There's also a flat-screened tv outside which can be watched when sitting on the patio.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2014
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NEW BRIGHTON
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Elgin, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

All four of the Rookies offer good food and good service at a fair price. We find ourselves going to Rookies when we are in any of the four areas they serve, because they are consistently good.!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Every month Rookies amazes me by offering great food for just $1. It's either a great hamburger, or hotdog one month, then a delicious chicken sandwich the next month...all for only $1.00..!!

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Elgin, IL
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great cheap eats during special promotions make this one of our favorite restaurants. Many times we have wanted a quick, flavorful - and above all - inexpensive meal. Their $1.50 hamburgers and hot dogs meet the ideal. The chips they come with are more than adequate, but with the burger or dog priced so low, why not get the fries... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
241 reviews 241 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We stopped in a on a Friday night and the place was jumping. A mixed crowd of families with kids, drinkers and sports nuts. Even though it was busy, the service was great. We had a fun, hard working waitress. We all had burgers that were good. The beer selection offered many excellent choices. The dollar burger dinner ended up... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Went last Friday to Rookies to watch the Hockey game with my wife and her friend. It was Margarita special night and frankly I've never had a better one . Outstanding ! Now the food could hardly be close and it wasn't . Their appetizer platter with about 6-7 offerings came with 6-7 sauces that were not marked and half... More 

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South Elgin, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

My daughter and I went there for lunch for their specials in July for the dollar burger, hotdog etc. I would gladly pay more money for a better Burger. It did not agree with either one of us. If you want a slice of cheese on it, it'll cost you an extra 1.99. Service and atmosphere was average. Would I... More 

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Elgin, Illinois, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Great sportsbar/restaurant with enough TVs that you never miss a moment of your game of choice. If you like sitting at the bar, a bank of 8 big TVs allows for watching multiple games at once, sort of a sports fiend dream. The menu offers a broad selection of appetizers, sandwiches and entrees, and during four or five months out... More 

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NEW BRIGHTON
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Liked the patio seating, free popcorn and their calzone (named something else there). There's also a flat-screened tv outside which can be watched when sitting on the patio.

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Illinois
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

this was the second time in a row that we had a bad server who took forever to get us started and follow up with our order. there was four of us and one had a tough chicken sandwich. all the server said was "sorry".

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Wisconsin
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75 reviews 75 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Restaurant was great. Spacious for a larger group. Many Tv's, free popcorn, great food and drinks. It even had an outdoor area for eating. Would definitely stop there again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4607 W Higgins Rd, Elgin, IL 60192
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: (847) 645-0005

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Pub

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