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3917 W Main St, McHenry, IL 60050
815-385-1530
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Ranked #14 of 99 Restaurants in McHenry
Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Asian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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English first
McHenry, Illinois, United States
1 review
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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Spring Grove, Illinois
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34 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

My family has been a Plum Garden customer for over 40-years (they opened in 1965). Yes that's a long time, my mother talks about when they were just a pick-up window restaurant. As a family I have memories of our regular visits, and looking forward to a delicious, filling meal. Since the "New Remodel" the quality of food doesn't seem... More 

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Jason M, General Manager at Plum Garden, responded to this review

Hello There! My name is Jason and I am the General Manager of Plum Garden. I wanted to take the time to personally thank you for taking the time to let us know your thoughts. It sounds like you were disappointed with your most recent experience with us and I just wanted to apologize :( As you know, we have... More 

McHenry, Illinois, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

My Wife and I have been going to Plum Garden for Over 20 years. My wife has ordered Lings LoMein Mild with no mushrooms for at least 15 of those twenty years. We actually don't have to order our waitress (the finest we have ever had anywhere!) brings our order without failure and is aware that my wife is allergic... More 

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Jason M, General Manager at Plum Garden, responded to this review

Hi Michael My name is Jason and I am the General Manager/Executive Chef for Plum Garden. I wanted to take the time to personally respond to your most recent review/visit. I am so sorry to hear about your most recent experience :( It sounds like we totally dropped the ball and for that I am terribly sorry. It sounds like... More 

Fraser, Michigan
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294 reviews 294 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We visited our relatives and met at this restaurant for Dinner. It was good, however the menu should say that the famous dish has a shellfish sauce. The food was good but better descriptions about the food would be better.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I have had the opportunity to eat at this establishment on multiple occasions. The first time my family and I ate, we thought it was a fluke. The entire revivals any higher end chinese restaurant you would find in Schaumburg or even Chicago. This restaurant is a gem in the town of McHenry. If passing through while in route to... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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22 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Great maitais! Food was good, and had a reasonable variety on the menu, although Americanized and Midwesternized (meaning I wouldn't take Chinese customers here) but to be fair, that's because they are serving exclusively American Midwestern customers. (The waitress was literally shocked when we asked for chopsticks!) However, the food was very tasty (eggrolls were good!) and portions generous. Skip... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Food is not worth the price. The expansion of the restaurant has caused much congestion on Main Street. Better food of the same type can be found elsewhere. If Perry wanted to expand, it would have been better if he'd moved out to Route 31 which has an available, empty spot with plenty of parking.

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McHenry, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We have been going to Plum Garden for almost 8 years now, Perry the owner always made us feel like family. The food and server were always FANTASTIC,, Ever since the new addition was added and the son has taken over the business the Food and the Service is Terrible. I had a party of 6 and we waited 15... More 

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McHenry, Illinois, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

My wife have been going to Plum Garden for over 15 years. Years ago you would look forward and get excited about eating there. Not anymore. The food has gone from Great to Just as Good as China Buffet? Maybe? We used to go there and have a great experience Food was exceptional Service the same, A now when we... More 

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Additional Information about Plum Garden

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

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