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Octane InterLounge

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124 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61101-1102
815-965-4012
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Fri 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Really nice

I really like the place so much to try it again! Got the burrito and it was super delicious my husband got a hamburger and it was exquisite and it's because of the meat, so fresh and tastefully. We got the chocolate nachos to share, they were different and really good :)

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
Lizcar
via mobile
Good for:
  • Romantic
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English first
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

I really like the place so much to try it again! Got the burrito and it was super delicious my husband got a hamburger and it was exquisite and it's because of the meat, so fresh and tastefully. We got the chocolate nachos to share, they were different and really good :)

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Rockford, Illinois
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Interesting and eclectic menu. Always fresh. Amazing wait staff. Innovative drinks and sodas. Wonderful local art. Always good!

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Lake in the Hills, Illinois
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

My boyfriend and I went here last month and loved the service and food. We came back this month and overall still had a good experience, but the service wasn't quite as good. They sat us at a table and it took over 5 minutes to get menus. They do have amazing potato wedges and I love their coffee. They... More 

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Northern Illinois
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We have been here several times for lunch. Great soups, excellent, diverse menu, great servers. Gret daily specials also

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Illinois
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Excellent food and service. Parents, don't let the fact that this place does not have a "children's" menu scare you away. I came here with 4 kids and they all loved their meals. The restaurant is able to make many of the menu items kid friendly.. The staff is very accommodating and able to help you navigate through the menu.... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We hadn't eaten at Octane for a couple of years, but enjoyed the seafood specials. There's good wines and coffee drinks. It's a small place, but the creative menu keeps drawing crowds.

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Rockford, Illinois
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I was introduced to this fabulous, downtown centrally located restaurant by a group of friends. That being said I definitely recommend Octane as a gathering place where you can relax have fun in it's casual warm ambient. In the summer they have tables out in front. Normally I do not eat Mac-n-Cheese even if you put chicken in it but... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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183 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Visited here on a Saturday early afternoon. Upon entering we were told to seat ourselves but picked a table that hadn't been cleared and set yet (whoops), as there were only a few open ones to choose from. The decor is eclectic and bright colored. I'm sure this place is nicer looking at night when it is darker out. In... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I was looking for a nice place to have a quick dinner and a brew before heading to a hockey game with a friend 2 blocks away at the Metro Center. I did not have reservations, but was provided a seat at the bar without waiting. Great selection of beer, and food. I chose an Octane burger with white cheddar,... More 

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Buffalo Grove, Illinois, United States
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

This chef and his restaurant would be a standout in any big city in the country. The food is imaginative, well executed, well presented and the flavors combinations are awesome. The service is friendly and professional. I had lunch of the Pork Grilled Cheese Sandwich - butterkäse • mozzarella • a heap-o-pulled pork • caramelized onions • on butter-toasted country... More 

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Additional Information about Octane InterLounge

Address: 124 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61101-1102
Phone Number: 815-965-4012
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 124 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61101-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: 815-965-4012

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?