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Was watching s girls lacrosse game across the street on a cold rainy day. Walked over here at... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2019
Wandering963
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Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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Not a nice neighborhood bar

I stopped in here for a drink and did not like the atmosphere or the service. I love neighborhood... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2017
Jeff_B_Dport
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Davenport, Iowa
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Jun 12, 2019
“DON'T BOTHER! AWFUL. 0 STARS IF IT WAS POSSIBLE!”
Apr 27, 2019
“Friendly service”
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Kavanaugh's Hilltop is a friendly neighborhood bar that provides the perfect atmosphere to meet friends, watch a game or grab some delicious Rolling Smoke BBQ. We have plenty of TVs with service from DirecTV to watch your favorite team, even...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1228 30th St, Rock Island, IL 61201-2861
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+1 309-786-9055
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Reviewed June 12, 2019

This is our second trip to Kavanaugh's. We went a few months ago and the food was awful. It was greasy, over-cooked and flavorless. On Wednesday nights, they have live music. Some friends wanted to go here, so we decided to give it another try....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

Was watching s girls lacrosse game across the street on a cold rainy day. Walked over here at halftime and it was warm and Cody with a very friendly service. We had a very reasonably priced bottle of wine to warm us up with some...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 10, 2017

I stopped in here for a drink and did not like the atmosphere or the service. I love neighborhood joints, but I think this place is sub par. Definitely better bars in the area. I don't think I'll go back.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Love this place. Nearby, no frills local watering hole with reasonable priced drinks. It also has a good BBQ joint operating out of it - Rolling Smoke - for if you get hungry. They recently put on a covered back patio. It does host events...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

Great little bar in hilltop area near Augustana College. Being across from college campus initially scared me away but surprised to learn it's actually a nice neighborhood place. Large outdoor patio and long list of beers.

Date of experience: November 2015
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