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Sonic Drive-In

1151 E Dundee Rd, Palatine, IL 60074-8306
+1 847-359-2600
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good16%
  • Average52%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
23 Jul 2017
“A little disappointed, but an average Sonic Drive-In”
28 May 2017
“It's Sonic, what else needs to be said ”
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1151 E Dundee Rd, Palatine, IL 60074-8306
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

We were looking for something quick and light and we saw the Sonic Drive-In and before we knew it, the car turned in to it. There is a drive-thru as well as individual stations with an intercom to order. There is also an order window...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Was in a rush to get something fast and quick near Holiday Inn. Drive through was fast. Order was correct. Quality of food was expected. For an ok meal on the run, I have no complaints.

Thank worth-voyageur
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

National chain really good burgers drive in style. Specials all the time. All drinks and shakes half off after 8pm.

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Not the cleanest place, read the Palatine Health Inspectors reviews. Oky, cheeseburgers, half price on Tuesdays. Tater Tots were well cooked.

Thank AJAX223
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Actually waited 10 minutes in the drive-through lane. I could have handled the wait if my food would have been hot and fresh - but that was not the case!

Thank Logical_Larry
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

A. Who wants to eat in a car? In hot weather? In cold weather? Ever? B. There is a patio for eating outside on the two good weather days in Chicago each year, but no counter to give order. Have to yell into a billboard...More

Thank lchicagolaw
Reviewed 20 July 2014

You can eat in your car or at a picnic table on the small patio. Either way you order/pay at a station with an intercom. Study the menu, and press the red button when you're ready to order. We were not able to sign into...More

Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed 9 September 2013

After a terrific dinner, my girlfriend suggested Sonic for desert. She introduced me to the Ice Cream Slushie --- wow, what a GREAT treat!! I've always loved the Sonic breakfast burrito and cheeseburgers. Love that they have tots instead of fries as their standard. If...More

Thank Earleen H
Reviewed 23 January 2013

I have seen many Sonic ads on tv and they are very compelling. We were shopping and I was hungry so I asked my wife if we could check it out. I pulled in and the menu is confusing and needs to be cut back....More

Thank geneg855
Reviewed 20 May 2012

Sonic is a passable fast food place that serves some interesting variations on typical fast food. First, they have Foot Long Chili Dogs, and they are pretty good. Secondly, they have "Tater Tots" which are a nice option to the usual fries. Then, they allow...More

Thank Joecompute
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7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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  • Address: 1151 E Dundee Rd, Palatine, IL 60074-8306
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Palatine
  • Phone Number: +1 847-359-2600
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