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2290 Point Blvd, Elgin, IL 60123-7862
847-783-0200
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, hoped for better customer service

We went to Jimmy's on a Saturday around 4 pm. It wasn't busy at all. I had just graduated from college and wore my cap and hood into the restaurant just for fun. No one on th staff asked me about my attire which struck me as odd from a customer relations standpoint. The food was pretty good. The... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2015
urbana62
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North Chicago, Illinois
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North Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We went to Jimmy's on a Saturday around 4 pm. It wasn't busy at all. I had just graduated from college and wore my cap and hood into the restaurant just for fun. No one on th staff asked me about my attire which struck me as odd from a customer relations standpoint. The food was pretty good. The server... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

this is the tops in our book...never have had bad meal or service!!! they cook the steaks perfectly and my husband always gets the liver which he says best he has ever had...

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Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We had guests in from out of town and we wanted to take them some place where the atmosphere is inviting and with a variety of selections on the menu, and our conclusion was "Jimmy's"! Our experience was again excellent, the staff friendly, and the food and presentation met our expectations. We will be back!

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Chicago, Illinois
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451 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We thought we would go here for a Mother's Day dinner on Saturday night, as we were not going to be with the family on Mother's Day. We actually had reservations for 6:30 p.m. and we were seated almost immediately, even though the restaurant and parking lot was quite crowded. The interior is decorated nicely and there is a separate... More 

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Huntley, Illinois
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Husband and I had a celebratory dinner on a Thursday night. Seated immediately and ordered Shrimp DeJonghe appetizer and Leinenkugel's Summer Shanty. Wow, the shrimp were really fresh in a delicious garlic, butter, breadcrumb sauce. And having it with the draft beer was heaven on earth! I chose the black bean soup and it was very flavorful, not chunky. Then... More 

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Malvern, Pennsylvania
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237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 327 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

They have a nice relaxing bar to enjoy a drink before or after dinner. Atmosphere, lighting, and decor is dark, wooden, appropriate for the type of restaurant that it is. Our waiter, Joe, was first class professional and personable. Menu choices are plentiful and there are hard choices to make; Joe gave good recommendations. I was very pleased with my... More 

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Marshfield, Wisconsin, United States
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96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We stopped at Jimmy's Charhouse on Easter evening since we were staying at the hotel next door and wanted a light supper. The Easter menu looked spectacular, but we weren't that hungry so we settled on splitting a burger and an appetizer of filet kabobs. Our server brought our drinks and a basket of fresh bread and butter while we... More 

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Lindenhurst, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Pretty far off my (Lakes Area) beaten path, but we will soon be relocating to the west-of-Elgin boonies (Pingree Grove). Closed on our new home on Monday, and needed to get a bite after. The Lady at First American Title recommended Jimmy’s, which we could visit practically without leaving the parking lot. My first impression (aside from the wonderful smells... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

If I am at a restaurant that serves lamb chops-- I order them. Of all the places I've had lamb chops, this is the best. All the other dishes are also very good.

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Dundee, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Decided on carry-out when my son and his family were visiting. The Greecian chicken and ribs were amazing. Great value for the money. Large salad, more than enough to go around. Better value than what you would get if you came in.

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Additional Information about Jimmy's Charhouse

Address: 2290 Point Blvd, Elgin, IL 60123-7862
Phone Number: 847-783-0200
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elgin
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2290 Point Blvd, Elgin, IL 60123-7862
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: 847-783-0200

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?