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RackHouse Tavern

) #33 of 159 Restaurants in Arlington Heights ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Barbecue
222 E Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4662
+1 847-640-7225
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
“cornbread” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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222 E Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4662
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Reviews (73)
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here on Memorial Day, so maybe the service wasn't normal, but the food was worth the wait. EXCELLENT ribs and Burnt Ends. Several kinds of burgers and salads with Southern inspired appetizers. Large indoor bar area with big screen TV's. Beautiful outdoor patio....More

Thank Rhona R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant for lunch with a friend that works nearby and we had a very nice time. We sat in the patio on a beautiful day and each had a salad although the menu had many tasty sounding options. I had the Cobb...More

Thank Lady T
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Services was quick and accurate. Got the choose 2 with the 3 ribs and quarter chicken. Chicken portion was quite small and a little dry. Ribs were ok but not falling off the bone moist. Nice casual atmosphere.

Thank tbga53107
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We were TOTALLY impressed with our late afternoon lunch at Rack House. The dark wood and fireplace ambiance was just what we needed on a cold and rainy afternoon. My husband had the Beef Brisket Sandwich and I had the Skirt Steak.... and they had...More

Thank Katie N
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Met after work for a couple beers and a bite to eat. Very friendly and attentive staff. Plenty of parking. Good variety on the menu. Cheese curds (appetizer) were very good. Burgers, skirt steak and ribs were all very tasty. Full rack of ribs is...More

Thank LSUTraveller
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Inviting sports/pub eatery. Waitstaff very welcoming even though it was between lunch and dinner. BarBQ beef brisket and blackbean burger very flavorful, as was the sauted broccollini, in lieu of yummy carb-loaded sides. Appetiser of fried pickles, the best since we first tried them in...More

Thank fcgfcg
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Started out by ordering the brisket burnt ends as an appetizer that the server recommended. Server brought out cubes of fat covered in BBQ sauce and cole slaw. Told the server what our experience was with them and she said that some people love them...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Why do they change a good thing for the better?? Well I had the Thursday special again and disappointment with the changes. Before, when you ordered your burger there was a 'Burger Bar' to build your masterpiece the way you wanted. Now, your burger comes...More

Thank Rex M
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Different special offerings each day of the week--Thursdays are build your own burger (basic $5 plus 50 cents for each of a range of cheeses and toppings, including pulled pork or chopped brisket ON you burger. Range of friendly sandwiches and appetizers; in-house smoked meats;...More

Thank kimibar
Reviewed 10 December 2016

After a long day at the office went here with my team for dinner and drinks. The food was over sauced and the service was just OK. Also they are not to willing to make substitutions, but they will for lots of extra charges.

Thank barmach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 E Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4662
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-640-7225
  • E-mail
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