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Village Tavern and Grill


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017, 2019 Winner

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Combo Platter
Quesadillas with pico de gallo, Parmesan Onion Shoestrings, fingers, potato skins and mozzarella sticks (No Substitutions Please!)
Carolina BBQ Pork Sliders
Four slider buns topped with hand pulled slow roasted BBQ pork, homemade coleslaw and parmesan onion shoestrings
Cucumber Bruschetta**
Toasted French bread topped with diced cucumbers, tomatoes, minced garlic, red onions, fresh basil, and our Italian vinaigrette dressing
Fried Shrimp Basket
Six jumbo shrimp deep fried in our special batter. Served with cocktail sauce
Potato Skins*
Hand scooped never frozen! Topped with bacon, cheese and green onions. Served with sour cream
Half order (4)4.59
Full order (8)7.99
Parmesan Onion Shoestrings
Served with ranch dressing for dipping
J.R.'s Favorite Steak or Chicken Quesadilla
A giant grilled flour tortilla, stuffed with seasoned grilled steak or chicken, fresh diced jalapeños, diced tomatoes, onions and cilantro. Served with a side of creamy ranchero salsa
Cut the Cheese (Who really did?)
Mozzarella sticks served with a side of marinara
Spinach Artichoke Dip
Fresh spinach and artichokes in a Parmesan cream cheese sauce. Served with flatbread
Con Queso
Spicy cheese dip served with tortilla chips
Chips & Salsa3.99
Chips & Guacamole4.99
World Famous Style Served with our "Top Secret" Finger Mustard: $8.59
Coconut Fingers
with apricot sauce
BBQ Fingers
with ranch dressing
Buffalo Fingers
with blue cheese dressing
Layered corn tortilla chips topped with chili, cheese, black olives, lettuce, tomatoes, jalapeños, sour cream and guacamole
Chili Nachorama
Half Order9.99
Full Order12.99
Steak Nachorama
Half Order14.99
Full Order16.99
Chicken Nachorama
no Chili
Half Order12.99
Full Order14.99
Pay attention to these dressings so you don't bug your server! Blue Cheese, Ranch, Caesar, 1000 Island, Italian, Creamy Garlic, Raspberry Vinaigrette, Oil & Vinegar, Poppy Seed, Balsamic Vinaigrette Fat Free Dressings: French & Honey-Mustard
Village Award Winning Chili Winner of 9 "Best Chili" Awards!*
Topped with shredded cheese and diced onions (Fresh diced Jalapeños by request)
Baked French Onion Soup*
With meal3.99
Soup of the Day
Made from scratch daily (You'll find no soup cans in our kitchen)
With meal2.99
Tossed Greens**
With meal2.79
Caesar Salad
Caesar Large5.99
Caesar Small4.29
With meal2.99
Soup and Salad Combo
Soup of the day and tossed greens with choice of dressing
Grilled Chicken or Chicken Finger Caesar Salad
Grilled Salmon Caesar Salad**
Grilled Chicken Pecan Salad
Mixed greens, candied pecans, bacon, tomatoes, dried cranberries, sliced egg, and blue cheese crumbles. Served with poppy seed dressing
Chopped Chef Salad
Ham, turkey, Swiss cheese, American cheese, tomatoes, eggs, avocados and mixed greens
Unless otherwise stated, all steaks, pork chops, and chicken are served with: Soup of the Day or salad, vegetable and choice of au gratin potatoes, baked potato, garlic mashed potatoes, fries, or Spanish rice. Substitute Sweet Potato Fries for $1.50
Chicken Finger Platter*
Six Chicken Fingers served with our "Top Secret Finger Mustard" sauce (Vegetable by request)
Cheesy Macaroni & Chicken Pancake
Tender sliced chicken breast tossed with Macaroni & Cheese, then topped with bread crumbs, Asiago cheese and baked to a golden brown (No potato or vegetable)
Chicken Parmesan*
A boneless, skinless breast deep fried in a seasoned batter and then topped with marinara sauce, mozzarella and Parmesan cheese. Served over fettuccine (No potato or vegetable)
Chicken Diablo
Boneless, skinless breast sautéed in a Cajun cream sauce. Tossed with fettuccine (No potato or vegetable)
BBQ Chicken Breast Platter
A boneless, skinless breast char-grilled and basted with our secret BBQ sauce
Pork Chops
Two center cut chops (1lb.) char-grilled to perfection (Please allow 15-20 minutes to prepare)
Apple-Cranberry Chops
Two center cut chops (1lb.) char-grilled, basted and topped with homemade apple-cranberry sauce (Please allow 15-20 minutes to prepare)
Skirt Steak
An 8oz steak hand cut and char-grilled to perfection
New York Strip
A 12oz strip steak hand cut and char-grilled to perfection
Above Steak and Chops can also be prepared in the following way for an additional charge of $1
Topped with Romano and Parmesan cheese, baked in a garlic butter sauce
Dusted with authentic Cajun spices and topped with grilled green peppers and onions
Reduction of shallots, tarragon, cracked black pepper, and red wine with hollandaise sauce
Shallots, red wine and mushrooms in a brown gravy sauce
Jamaican Jerk Style
The best in the Caribbean! Imported from Jamaica
Unless otherwise stated, all House Favorites are served with: Soup of the Day or salad, vegetable and choice of au gratin potatoes, baked potato, garlic mashed potatoes, fries, or Spanish rice. Substitute Sweet Potato Fries for $1.50
Baby Back Ribs*
Our famous slow cooked ribs served with vegetable and choice of potato
Full Slab17.95
Half Slab11.95
Pot Roast*
Slow cooked overnight like mom used to make! Served in its natural juices with mashed potatoes, vegetable and gravy
Fish Fry Platter*
Served with fries, hush puppies and cole slaw by request
Baked Lemon Buttered Cod
A fresh filet rolled in seasoned bread crumbs then baked in a lemon butter sauce
Fried Shrimp Platter
Jumbo shrimp, deep fried in our special batter, served with cocktail sauce
Shrimp Diablo
Jumbo shrimp sautéed in a Cajun cream sauce. Tossed with fettuccine (No potato or vegetable)
Beef Stroganoff*
Hand cut strips of our choice New York strip steak sautéed with fresh garlic, shallots, and mushrooms. Seasoned and glazed with red wine, brown gravy and swirled with sour cream. Served over fettuccine (No potato or vegetable)
Grilled Salmon**
Fresh 8oz filet seasoned and char-grilled (Please allow 15-20 minutes to prepare). May be ordered Cajun style, Béarnaise, Jamaican Jerk, or Cilantro style for an additional charge of $1
You Need Ta Eata Fajita*
The best fajitas north of the border! Sizzling steak or chicken fajitas grilled with green peppers and onions. Served with flour tortillas, cheese, guacamole, Spanish rice, pico de gallo, sour cream, lettuce and refried beans (No potato or vegetable)
W/ Chicken13.95
W/ Steak14.95
W/ Steak & Chicken Combo16.95
W/ Shrimp16.95
Country Fried Chicken
An 8oz tenderized chicken breast dipped in a top secret batter recipe given to J.R. by his great grandmother, Gladys. Served with mashed potatoes, country gravy and vegetable
All burgers are char-grilled and served on a fresh bun with lettuce, tomato, fries, and a pickle (cole slaw by request). Substitute Sweet Potato Fries for $1.50. We serve a 10oz 85% lean chuck, ground fresh daily. Cheeses: Mozzarella, Colby, American, Swiss, Pepper Jack & Blue Cheese. Add grilled onions, mushrooms or bacon to any burger for $0.50 each. Substitute a fresh Pretzel Bun or Flatbread on any burger for $1.50
Boring But Beautiful Burger
Who Cut the Cheese Burger
with choice of cheese
Oh My Bacon Back Cheese Burger
Crispy bacon and choice of cheese
Onion Bacon Cheese Burger
Crispy bacon, grilled onions and choice of cheese
Blues Burger*
Bacon and Blue Cheese
Mushroom Swiss Burger
Sautéed mushrooms and Swiss cheese
Chili Cheese Burger*
with choice of cheese
Low Cal Burger**
No bun, served with side of fruit, salad and choice of dressing
Parmesan Onion Shoestring Cheese Burger*
with choice of cheese
Patty Melt
Burger topped with grilled onions & American cheese on Rye
All chicken sandwiches are char-grilled and served on a fresh bun with lettuce, tomato, fries, and a pickle (cole slaw by request). Substitute Sweet Potato Fries for $1.50. We serve an 8oz boneless-skinless breast that would make Mr. Perdue PROUD. Cheeses: Mozzarella, Colby, American, Swiss, Pepper Jack & Blue Cheese. Add grilled onions, mushrooms or bacon to any sandwich for $0.50 each. Substitute a fresh Pretzel Bun or Flatbread for $1.50
Breast Above the Rest
A char-grilled boneless chicken breast. Fried by request
Who Cut the Cheese Breast
A chicken breast with choice of cheese. Fried by request
Oh My Bacon Breast with Cheese
A chicken breast topped with crispy bacon and choice of cheese
Buffalo Chicken Sandwich*
A chicken breast deep fried and tossed in our hot wing sauce. Char-grilled by request
Chicken Parmesan Sandwich
A chicken breast fried and topped with marinara sauce, melted mozzarella and Parmesan cheese. Char-grilled by request
BBQ Breast
Char-grilled and basted in our homemade BBQ sauce
Cordon Blue Breast
A chicken breast and grilled ham topped with melted mozzarella cheese
Low Cal Breast**
No bun, served with side of fruit, salad and choice of dressing
All sandwiches served on a choice of White, Wheat, Multi-Grain, Rye bread, French roll, Gourmet bun, New England roll or Tortilla wrap. Substitute a fresh Pretzel Bun or Flatbread for $1.50. Served with fries and a pickle (cole slaw by request). Substitute Sweet Potato Fries for $1.50. All meats cooked and sliced fresh daily
Cuban Sandwich*
Pulled pork, salami, ham, sliced pickles, Swiss cheese, shredded lettuce, and a mustard/mayo sauce, grilled and pressed the Cuban way
Turkey & Swiss
Roasted turkey with lettuce, tomato, and mayo on your choice of bread (Finger mustard by request)
Fenway Dog
Who else but a guy from Boston would put a "Fenway" dog on a menu in a restaurant near Chicago But, it's sooooo good and big! A 1/4 pound dog in a New England roll topped with mustard, relish and onions
Add Chili5.95
Cheese Steak Hoagie
Thinly sliced rib eye, red onion, shredded lettuce, melted American cheese and mayo, drizzled with olive oil, oregano and a pinch of celery salt. Served on an Italian roll
Village Kinda Like a Club Sandwich
Fresh turkey, ham, bacon, sliced Colby cheese, lettuce, tomato and mayo. Served on a French roll (Served 3-layer by request)
Italian Sausage Grinder
A sausage link topped with grilled onions, green peppers, marinara sauce and melted mozzarella cheese. Served on an Italian roll
Lean corned beef on toasted rye with Swiss cheese, sauerkraut, and 1000 island dressing
Corned Beef and Swiss on Rye
Corned beef on rye with Swiss cheese and Grey Poupon mustard (Served hot by request)
Bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayo
Tuna Salad or Chicken Salad
Both dolphin free! Served on a New England roll
Village Tavern & Grill, established in 1993 is a Schaumburg local favorite and home of the "World Famous" Chicken Fingers and Nachorama. Featured on WGN's "Chicago's Best TV" as viewers choice.
$5 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed September 19, 2019

Stopped with t he wife for dinner as we have been here a number of times in the past. Fast quick service and reasonable pricing. Service is always good and food is good as well. Hard to beat the Chicken Fingers! Overall good stop! VTG...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 3, 2019

Cooks aren't wearing gloves nor hairnets, just greasy, sweaty hats while sweating over the food. They're also eating in the kitchen ungloved while preparing food and not washing hands after eating. Employees eat at Bar, serve and clear dishes with no hand washing either. I...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

Ordered the chicken finger salad..Normally very good..Wondering when they started using the tendons to make the chicken fingers...Meat was very tough and grisly looking..Had to throw most of the chicken fingers in trash...I'll order something else next time..

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 30, 2019

Ive been coming to Village Tavern for years, and over the course of the last 2 years the quality and service has gone seriously down hill. The last 3 times weve come here, there is food all over the floor, once the hostess sat us...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 13, 2019

Some friends and us were out on the weekend and decided to stop at Village for dinner. Food and service was great with no complaints although I biggest issue with Village Tavern and Grill is the noise level. The noise is so high that it...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019

Plenty of TV views for sport games. Gigantic tasty nacho platter. Great choices of appetizers, sandwiches and dinner. Very good service. Wait staff was always near by for refills or whatever we needed.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed April 18, 2019

Loud, busy and active just the way I like it. Came for a business lunch, grabbed a couple of salads and were not disappointed. Service was spot on. Food came out very quickly. Good portion and quality. $24+ tip for two salads and one soft...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Our family went there last night for dinner. Everyone ordered differently. Each meal was very good. Portion size was extra large. Service was great, quick and helpful. We will go back soon.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank mlscardino
Reviewed March 27, 2019

Good food and friends. Enjoyed the combo appetizer and village blue cheese burger. Combo had so many flavors.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 25, 2019

The wife and I have been here many, many times and the food here has always been excellent. The problem with this location is the noise level. Being sensitive to noise, it is not a good fit for this location. This has caused us to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Marisol L
May 18, 2016|
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Response from JR H | Property representative |
Leagally, no restaurant can call anything gluten free unless they have a sterile kitchen that has no gluten in the buildin...short answer, we have items that can be gluten free but they will all have cross-contmination.
April 15, 2015|
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
You can call them and they do take reservations.
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