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Grassroots

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Great Eclectic Stuff

Just a fun place to walk around and see all the stuff. Many of things are geared towards younger... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2017
Q4240KFpeterl
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Lake Barrington, Illinois
Interesting shop

We happened to be walking around downtown Barrington and came across Grassroots which is right... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2017
Allen21096
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Chicago, Illinois
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Jun 21, 2017
“Great Eclectic Stuff”
Apr 27, 2017
“Interesting shop”
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Reviewed June 21, 2017

Just a fun place to walk around and see all the stuff. Many of things are geared towards younger people but hey...I have kids who are in their 20's. The wife and I enjoy gift shopping for one of our daughters here.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed April 27, 2017

We happened to be walking around downtown Barrington and came across Grassroots which is right across from the Metra tracks. Grassroots has a lot of quirky, eclectic and retro stuff, including some clothing. This is a fun place to shop and be sure to grab...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed December 9, 2016

Grassroots is a great place to hang out. You can do a little shopping while sipping a beer or two, glass of wine or bourbon. The merchandise is "one of a kind", eclectic, retro, fun stuff. Visit on a Friday night and enjoy Open Mic....More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed June 20, 2016

I have to give the folks at Grassroots credit for their efforts to bring live music to Barrington.. The room is very small but they do pack quite a few folks in there. Great local venue to see some very good musicians.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Mary R
Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Todd continues to re-invent this Barrington quirky favorite. Go for the cool west coast hippy clothing, a light lunch or amazing whiskey/ bourbon selection. Live bands rock the house in an intimate atmosphere on weekends.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed October 26, 2015

Open mic on Fridays and random live performances in a funky cool store with cocktails and sometimes milkshakes.

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed June 3, 2015

my wife and I stopped in out of curiosity.......and we are so glad we did! What a cool spot. All kinds of cool, unique stuff for sale.....from Rock & Roll paintings by local artists......to clothing.........to skate boards..........to grilled paninis.........to a full bar...........to coffee........... You can...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank James G
Reviewed November 15, 2014

With everything seeming available via the Internet, it is great to have a local retailer that cares about its merchandise, makes sure it is unique, and presents it in a way that the shopping experience is fun... even for a man.

Date of experience: November 2014
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