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Jimmy's Charhouse

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2290 Point Blvd, Elgin, IL 60123-7862
+1 847-783-0200
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Solon, Ohio
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78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were staying at the Country Inn & Suites with adjoining parking lots, so the long drive (walk) and worrying about a DD, just weren't issues!!! And beside that, the food was WONDERFUL! Portions good, salads perfect, and ribs and chicken never tasted so good!!!! Good service, good food, what more could you ask?

Thank Don H
Lake in the Hills, Illinois
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

I was meeting a friend for dinner on Wednesday night. The restaurant was fairly busy, but there was no wait. I was there first, got the table, and the host promised to tell my friend that I was there. While I was waiting at the table, my friend was waiting in front of the hostesses desk, and was never told... More 

Thank Janina R
Crystal Lake, Illinois
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91 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

This place usually offeres a fine lunch or dinner but this time disappointed due to quality of the steaks. Everything else was fine and service was excellent - that's why it got 3 "stars". There were 8 in our group and each of us that had steaks, whether NY strips or the T-bone were dissapointed as the steaks seemed to... More 

Thank Jerrybuch
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Walking into this restaurant for the 1st time, I was reminded of an Old World town. There were amazing decorations. Our waiter was friendly & efficient. He recommended the "wood-fired chicken". My wife & I both had the chicken which was wonderful. It was moist & had a great flavor. We're sure we'll come back.

Thank 763lewisr
Harrods Creek, Kentucky, United States
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

The food here is always good and reasonably priced for a great place to have dinner. We took guests from out of town to dinner here and they really enjoyed it.

Thank auntlee
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

We came to this place with a party of 10 people. The staff were very accommodating to the large group and were very prompt in bringing out everybody's order at the same time. The food was excellent! Don't let the fact that this place is part of a strip mall discourage you. We (unintentionally) stayed past closing time and staff... More 

Thank Chayil1984
Algonquin, Illinois
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We enjoyed Jimmy's immensely. The food was good and the service was outstanding. I rarely tip above 20%, but this time made an exception. Only improvement I would suggest is a better looking cut of beef for the filet mignon. Tasted good, but looked like the bottom of the barrel.

Thank Albert M
Lake in the Hills, Illinois, United States
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Haven't been here in many years so we were very pleased to find it still serves excellent steaks. Our server was very attentive and accommodating. Will go back sooner this time.

Thank Donna E
Bayamon, Puerto Rico
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant because it was in the parking lot of our hotel. We ordered take out. Onion soup was ok Calamari was ok Clam shouder soup was watery and without flavor. Carrot cake was served frozen You will fare better if you just drive a little to check your options

Thank travelerbaker
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We came to Jimmy's for late dinner after a movie on a Tuesday night. First impression was that the dining room was BEAUTIFUL! It added a lot to the meal to have such a well decorated place. Large and open yet our booth was quiet and romantic. The server was knowledgeable, polite and very professional. The food was delicious -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2290 Point Blvd, Elgin, IL 60123-7862
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-783-0200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?