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Hoffman House

7550 East State Street, Attached to The Holiday Inn, Rockford, IL
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Ranked #26 of 314 Restaurants in Rockford
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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- Aug 22, 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Tucson, Arizona
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70 reviews 70 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Late night business meal, served promptly considering the hour. Food was delicious but overpriced. Had equally good food further down the road the next night for much less.

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Le Roy, Illinois
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This is the 4th time we've eaten at the Hoffman House and it didn't disappoint. The food is excellent, and the service is excellent. This visit my husband had the large prime rib and I ordered shrimp. Both meals were superb. Each time we're either in town or traveling through...it's a stop we just have to make! You won't be... More

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72 reviews 72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Was here two years ago and the food then as was now is excellent. Fantastic salad bar and the large portions of prime rib was cooked perfectly. The rolls are to die for as are the deserts. One doesn't go hungry here. So nice to see that things don't change with time. The wait staff is pleasant and efficient. We... More

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Monroe Center, IL
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

One of Rockford's "Old School Standard Restaurants" but consistently great food and service. Busy night with many out of town guests during a soccer tournament weekend, but were pleasantly surprised with a short wait and great service. Cocktails served promptly despite the busy crowd. As always the salad bar was great with super fresh fair.Outstanding escargot appetizer followed by the... More

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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

As an old school buffet, the Hoffman House brings it. Everything under the sun! The buffet is out of this world, but the center piece if the Prime Rib. get the entre, have the buffet. You will not leave hungry and be completed satisfied.

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

This is a restaurant with adjoining "sports bar". We ate in the sports bar but ordered off both the bar menu and the restaurant menu. The dining room side looked comfortable and well lit. The sports bar is just that....lots of TVs, video poker machines and a jukebox. The service was good, portions were good sized and the prices mid-range.... More

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Pendleton, South Carolina
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

This place is a "Must Go To" place. The food was outstanding and the service was exceptional. The Salad Well was in itself a meal. The Prime Rib was the best I have had. You won't be sorry you went. Check out their menu on line. I will be visiting the Hoffman House on my next visit.

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Janesville, Wisconsin
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The prime rib is delicious and tender it's my favorite dish there, but today they surprised me with a wonderful bake trout excellent option the dish was awesome,beautiful presentation very colorful and taste delicious it also has under the fish,red potatoes and bake zucchini!!!

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Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Ordering the meal was easy, I ordered about a week ahead of Thanksgiving. Picked it up without a hitch. Everyone was super nice. We had a great Thanksgiving meal (Turkey, all the sides, and pie). Everything was packaged very nicely and the price was very reasonable. All I had to do was unpack it all - and we were good... More

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Cherry Valley, Illinois
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47 reviews 47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

This is a place you need to eat at when you are in rockford il. You can stay at the hotel attached to the restaurant while you are in town.Fine food always.

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