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Country House

241 55th St, Clarendon Hills, IL 60514-1753
+1 630-325-1444
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (16 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
“cole slaw” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
241 55th St, Clarendon Hills, IL 60514-1753
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Long time local favorite with great burgers and friendly prompt service. Can be noisy on football weekends and with full house. Lots of parking and a couple TV’s. Great family place

Thank Jrmmb
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the amazing review and rating, Jrmmb! We hope to see you back again very soon! Have a great day!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is OK, it really is. But that's all it is. The Good: -- Duck tenders are nice -- Service was good, not annoying, just enough attention. -- Liked their fries -- Artichoke dip is good, too The Bad: -- Tables so close together...More

Thank Дима Ч
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to provide us with feedback. While we are happy to hear that you enjoyed the duck tenders along and received good customer service, we are disappointed to hear about how your burger was prepared. Management will speak with our kitchen...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We dine here at least once a month. Never disappointed. Inexpensive “comfort food” & service always great. Always great to go home to the Country House.

Thank MJK41
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

MJK41, thank you for taking the time to leave a review and rating. We are so happy to hear that you join us at least once a month! We are happy you enjoy our comfort food and service. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 2 November 2017

The food here is very good, but it is tamped down by the horrendous seating. Tables are on top of each other and you are constantly getting pushed or bumped when anyone tries to get by. Bison burgers are the best you can get though.More

Thank bill n
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, Bill! We are glad to see how much you enjoy the Bison Burger! We will take your other comments into consideration for the future as well! Thank you for the feedback and have a...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017

You can’t beat this place. Yes, it is crowded and noisy, but what a burger! There were four of us and we enjoyed the traditional burger on dark rye with the blue cheese and grilled onions. YUM! I wish I had that now. The fries...More

Thank Victoria M
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Victoria, thank you so much for this great review and rating! We are thrilled to see how much you enjoyed your burger! We hope to see you back again very soon! Have a great day!

Reviewed 24 September 2017

This place has a legend of a little girl ghost that occupies this place. It's a comfy place to have a casual meal. I have been eating here for 20 years and never had a bad meal. Go for it. I assure you that you...More

Thank ROBERT B
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thanks for being such a loyal customer over the past 20 years, Robert! We are happy to hear you've enjoyed everything and look forward to your continued patronage.

Reviewed 29 August 2017

We haven't been to the Country House for many years (guess I got away from eating burgers) but our dinner there was better than any I can remember. Arriving at 5:00, parking was no problem. The restaurant has a comfortable, relaxing atmosphere. Our waitress was...More

Thank DON300
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

DON300, thank you so much for the great review and rating! We are thrilled to see how much you enjoyed the clam strips and your burger! We hope to see you and your wife back again very soon! Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We have come here several times a year for the last 25 years. The burgers are terrific, but the variety on the menu always makes everyone happy. Have never had a bad meal. There's usually a wait but the list moves fast and it's got...More

Thank divasmom
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, divasmom. We are so happy to hear that you have been dining with us over the last 25 years! We are thrilled to know that our varies items on our menu please everyone! We...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We were unfamiliar with the area so looked on Trip Advisor for a close place to have dinner. The parking lot was packed so we hoped that was a good sign and we weren't disappointed. There was a wait for a table in the dining...More

Thank Sharon M
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Sharon, thank you so much for the great review and rating! We are thrilled to see how much you enjoyed dining with us! We are glad to see how much you enjoyed the BBQ Pork and Pastrami Sandwich. We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Every Friday the same group of guys from work do lunch. We were down to two of us this week so decided to try something different, and we made a great choice. Excellent, excellent, excellent burgers. Be sure to go hungry because they are huge....More

Thank MXMagnum
Dean T, Owner at Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you so much for the amazing review and rating! We hope to see you again very soon. Have a wonderful day!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 55th St, Clarendon Hills, IL 60514-1753
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Clarendon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 630-325-1444
Description
Casual dining in a rustic atmosphere has made The Country House Restaurants a west suburban favorite for more than 35 years. The Clarendon Hills Country House is a great spot for a quick business lunch, a relaxed dinner, or just to have a cocktail with your neighbor. We are best known for our highly touted "Country Burger" a hearty half pound served on dark rye. It was recently voted "Chicago's Favorite Burger" by the readers of The Chicago Tribune. In addition our menu also features hickory smoked ribs, char-broiledsteaks, fresh salads, pastas, and daily specials - all in a friendly neighborhood setting. There is also a full service bar where you can enjoy your favorite beer, a martini, or a glass of wine by the fireplace. We are open 7 days a week for lunch, dinner, or a late night meal. Please stop in and enjoy Clarendon Hills "pleasant surprise in casual dining".
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