We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Stanley's Restaurant and Ale House

335 N McLean Blvd, South Elgin, IL 60177-1452
+1 847-468-8022
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (21 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
Open Now
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
335 N McLean Blvd, South Elgin, IL 60177-1452
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (153)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love their beer selection and their food! My favorites are the red neck rolls (appetizer), burgers and chicken wings. My husband loves the pretzel bites and burgers. Their fries are so good, so are the homemade potato chips. We have had great service, very...More

Thank Danaemolitor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten several times at Stanley’s and their food is very good. They also have Trivia and karaoke on several evening and both are very entertaining. We decided to make our rehearsal dinner for 30 people and it was a great time for everyone....More

Thank nicko4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had some beers and food with some peers and had excellent customer service!! Would highly recommend it to anyone in the area!

Thank natjohnson8787
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Good Pizza but previous customers food were left on 6 plus tables upon entering location til almost completion of out visit. Very tackey workers, work ethic and place.

Thank BeeJay809
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Went with the family on a Thursday night. What a great place! Good variety of food and all four of us like what we chose. They had lots of things going on, a trivia contest, followed by music bingo, and then Karaoke. All were a...More

Thank Slosh123
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Good food and good service at great prices and you cannot beat it.There is a variety to choose from on the menu!

Thank Chris K
Reviewed February 2, 2018

The restaurant was recently renovated. They kept a lot of the same menu items like the Cuban which is great and added some other dinner items. Staff, bartender and atmosphere are worth checking out.

Thank JohnPat18
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Having been to Stanley's on many different weekdays we now prefer to stop on Mondays, when things are quieter, yet the food is top notch and always good service. Blair is the server and she is good at remembering our drinks and food favorites, which...More

Thank Gene B
Reviewed October 11, 2017

They just finished a remodel of the dining room and bar area and they did a great job.Dining is now more conducive to conversation as it's separated from the bar area. The was relocated towards the rear of the restaurant and fits well there and...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner at Stanley’s with family. The food was great. The inside has recently been redone and it looks wonderful!! The staff is very friendly and great service. On Tuesday’s they have Painting with Jamie. The painting was so much fun and Jamie is an...More

Thank Angela Z
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Hampton Inn Chicago/Elgin
445 reviews
5.18 miles away
Courtyard Chicago St. Charles
150 reviews
5.29 miles away
Super 8 by Wyndham Elgin
145 reviews
5.31 miles away
Quality Inn
115 reviews
5.35 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Sweet Berry Cafe
97 reviews
.57 miles away
Wee-Dee's Fast Food
27 reviews
.96 miles away
Rosati's Pizza
6 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Panic Escape Room
14 reviews
.17 miles away
Gail Borden Public Library
112 reviews
3.44 miles away
Fox River Trolley Museum
25 reviews
1.08 miles away
Elgin Symphony Orchestra
21 reviews
3.17 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
August 6, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Greg-ster-822 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they will do carry out, not with specials or coupons. Call ahead and they will have it ready for you in no time!
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 335 N McLean Blvd, South Elgin, IL 60177-1452
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  South Elgin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-468-8022
  • E-mail
A locally owned and operated, full-service restaurant with full liquor bar, 100 craft beers, video slots and video poker. Party room available and catering
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing