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1241 Harms Rd, Glenview, IL 60025-3253
(847) 724-5577
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Ranked #10 of 133 Restaurants in Glenview
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
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91 reviews 91 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

Great outdoor place to have a burger in the summer. I usually order the bison burger on dark rye. I also order an onion loaf extra crispy. The fries are just ok. We like to sit next to the little kids play house so the kids have a great time.

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Wilmette, Illinois
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112 reviews 112 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

This old hamberger place has a number of unit but I like the Harms location the best. Perfect for a cold winter night and extra special in the summer on a spoacios patio. Family owned. Alway rated one of the best burgers in Chicagoland.

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Chicago, Illinois
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272 reviews 272 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

The restaurant reminds you of a Northwoods lodge and it certainly isn't the largest restaurant. What it lacks in size, it makes up in the taste of the food. One of the appetizers that they offer is an onion brick, which comes in a full brick size, a half brick and a quarter brick. For two people,the quarter brick is... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews 51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I really like this place for a good lunch. Have eaten here about 10 times, consistently good. Great burgers, ruebens, and other comfort food with daily specials. What I especially like is the option of a 4 oz burger size especially if you overload on the onion brick appetizer AND the options of other side orders instead of french fries.... More 

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Seattle
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is no place for "foodies" but if you appreciate a North Shore institution defined by history and family this is a must visit. The brick of crispy onion rings is an old style classic. This place is perfect for families, screaming babies and all! There's a game room for the older kids and large separate rooms for large extended... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I am not crazy about this place though it's very popular in Glenview Illinois. I am not a huge fan of burgers, wild west food and style. It is very popular and crowded but I can't recommend it over other places.

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Chicago-area
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Can't beat the famous Hackneyburger on dark rye, and the French fried onion loaf. They also have a very good spinach and strawberry salad. Great family restaurant.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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68 reviews 68 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We met some old friends for dinner at the Lake Street on a Saturday night. The place was crowded with families and other groups. Plus, there was a large party downstairs. Despite the mass of people our group of 8 received excellent service. The burgers and onion rings are as good as advertised, and the prices were reasonable. The kids... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

After seeing advertisements for their famous "Hackneyburger", we decided to try out the Harms Road location. What an incredible disappointment. The burgers were not handcrafted--rather, they looked like perfectly round frozen patties and tasted incredibly bland. Our server, after taking our order, disappeared for 40 minutes. Other servers came to take orders, serve our food. When I had to go... More 

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Punta Gorda FL
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We stopped on on a Friday evening on the way back from the airport. We just came from Ireland and thought we were back there with the hospitality. The prime rib sandwich was great, generous helping and done just right. The others had excellent burgers. Service was very good. Overall a great experience after a long trip.

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Additional Information about Hackney's

Address: 1241 Harms Rd, Glenview, IL 60025-3253
Phone Number: (847) 724-5577
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glenview
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers

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