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3917 W Main St, McHenry, IL 60050
815-385-1530
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Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery

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  • 41
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  • 14
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 5
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
True Chinese

Great traditional Chinese food, home of Hong Kong Chicken, delicious, many other specialties, newly remodeled with additional space and great bar. Family owned and operated.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 14, 2015
James B
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Crystal Lake, United States
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Mchenry
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

What's not to like about Plum! Great food and beer's on tap!!! There's the famous yummy stand by the Hong Kong Chicken ( THE MCHENRY FAVORITE) but there's So Much More, you can't go wrong with No Matter what you order, for Real, try anything it will be good;) Now let's talk beer cuz if your serious about beer, good... More 

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McHenry, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Have been a customer for many years. Perry has turned it over to the sons and expanded the dining area. Food is still great but sometimes the food portions are smaller. Very unique dinner entrees and drinks. Well worth the trip.

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Hot Springs National Park
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We've gone here for decades and it is always wonderful! Mr Wonderful loves the Hong Kong chicken and I am a fool for the sweet/sour shrimp. Portions are generous and well prepared. Décor is old timey Chinese restaurant but the food! We moved out of the area 30 years ago but whenever we get back to the Chicago area we... More 

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McHenry, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

My wife & I have lived in McHenry for 38 years and have patronized this family restaurant for almost all those years. When we want oriental food we go no where else; truly a tasty gem tucked away in a beautiful small town. Go ahead, start with egg drop soup! My favorite...Hippie Bob

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Northern Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great place! Newly expanded and lovely. Service always good and food is amazing. Large portions at good prices. The best egg rolls!! Note....carry out portions are smaller than eat-in.

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McHenry, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The atmosphere of the restaurant since remodeling is beautiful. We usually get take-out but it looks great. We've been coming to Plum Garden for years. Every dish is delicious but the Hong Kong chicken is a favorite for the entire family. It is a little more expensive than the average take-out but well worth it, as you would actually want... More 

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McHenry, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

As a long-time customer, this family-run restaurant has always been a favorite. Their latest remodeling has enhanced the dining experience even more. Cannot go wrong with any dish you order, with the hong kong as the contiued top meal.

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Crystal Lake, United States
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Great traditional Chinese food, home of Hong Kong Chicken, delicious, many other specialties, newly remodeled with additional space and great bar. Family owned and operated.

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McHenry, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I recently had the pleasure of dining at Plum Garden over the holiday break. I have to say, I was simply blown away by how stellar everything was! I haven't been in since they remodeled last year but the restaurant looks fantastic. Great ambiance in the dining room and finally some waiting room for picking up carry outs (its always... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

The food was great. I liked the egg rolls and the Adult Root beer. The meals are large so sharing is an option or take it home for lunch the next day.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3917 W Main St, McHenry, IL 60050
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  McHenry
  • Phone Number: 815-385-1530

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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