Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Arlington Heights
Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Arlington Heights
  • Address:
    798 W. Algonquin Rd
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    Neighborhood:
    Arlington Heights
  • Cuisine:
    Contemporary American
    Price: $30 and under

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Arlington Heights

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.chwinery.com/
  • Phone: 8479810900
  • Hours of Operation:


    Full menu available for lunch and dinner

    Monday - Thursday: 11:00am - 9:30pm, Friday & Saturday: 11:00am - 10:30pm, Sunday: 11:00am - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Matt McMillin
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Catering: Full catering and carryout menu available for pick up at the restaurant. For menus, visit www.chwinery.com.
  • Private Party Facilities: Cooper’s Hawk specializes in seamless events embodying the warmth and elegance of the wine world. Our Private Party Room and Winery Room offer unique settings for your social and corporate gatherings along with first-class event packages to help choose the perfect menu. We will also happily customize any event package to meet your individual needs.
  • Private Party Contact: Events Department 8479810900x4

Getting there

  • Cross Street: W. Golf Road and W. Algonquin Road
  • Parking: Private Lot
A word from Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Arlington Heights
Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant combines modern, casual dining with award-winning, handcrafted wines. Our menu features fresh contemporary-American fare infused with flavors from around the world. From appetizers to desserts, each dish on our menu is listed with a bin number to help guide you to your selection’s perfect wine match. In addition to dining, Cooper’s Hawk offers a full-service bar, private party spaces, and Napa-style tasting room with specialty gift store, where guests can enjoy sipping and sampling wines in a traditional winery setting. Sourcing the highest quality grapes from the best vineyards around the world has earned Cooper’s Hawk a growing list of more than 200 wine awards. Most recently, Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants was selected as “Hot Concept 2010” winner by Nation's Restaurant News and MenuMasters winner for the category of “Menu Trendsetter” in 2013.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerNotable Wine List
  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked
Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Arlington Heights reviews from OpenTable diners
450 reviews since June 24, 2014
Overall Rating4.4
  • Food4.4
    Service4.4
  • Ambiance4.3
    Noise LevelEnergetic
95% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
notable wine list (327)special occasion (273)good for groups (244)fit for foodies (167)romantic (165)great for lunch (122)neighborhood gem (114)hot spot (91)vibrant bar scene (87)kid-friendly (48)late-night find (28)great for brunch (20)scenic view (11)great for outdoor dining (2)Show More
  • sweetest day
    Lovetowineanddine
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Used open table to book our sweetest day reservation. Was quick and easy. Enjoyed a taste of wine while waiting to be seated. Wasn't long at all considering sweetest day! Our server Ashley was fantastic as usual along with our meal.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great atmosphere. Good food.
    sgbadVIP
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    The ambiance and atmosphere was very energetic, vibrant, and fit for a group of friends having a drink and dining. Great house wine list. The service was good, but suffered due to how busy the place was: we were seated 30 minutes after our reservation time, once seated - our assigned waiter(ess) never showed up, we had to ask a different waiter to take our order. Overall, 7/10. Food was great, but nothing special. Recommended.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Good Food But Poor Service
    wandy
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    There were 6 of us Saturday night. The food overall was good, (3 of us split a bottle of wine,the other 3 had cocktails). Our server was almost too quiet, spoke only when he had to, not personable. We waited 8-10 minutes before our server took our drink order. The drinks arrived at different times. The appetizers were delicious and arrived promptly. Our entrees also arrived at different times. Someone ordered pork medallions and instead received pork chops. When mentioning the error, we were told they were no longer available. (Why was it on the menu? Why didn't our server tell us?) Someone else ordered the short ribs and received a different short ribs entree. Apparently there were two, yet the server never asked which entree was wanted.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • kind of disappointed
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    ordered a bottle of wine we had coming since we are wine club members, the appetizer got there before the bottle of wine, then our dinner came in like about 10 minutes, obviously popped in a microwave, seemed like they were rushing us, meal was not warm enough
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great
    disappointedVIP
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Wonderful gluten free menu!!!! Very good selection. Amazing wine! Love the brownie choice for dessert.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, kid-friendly, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • S.Milosh
    Steve
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    Nice place,good food,excellent vine,!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Special Features:
    romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A must try place
    Eric
    Dined on 10/16/2014
    If you haven't been, put this place on your list. The food is amazing, wines are great, and the value is awesome.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Cooper's Hawk first time
    Ilovefood
    Dined on 10/15/2014
    Great service above and beyond. Our server said he was new. We both joined the wine club and I don't even live in the state!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • A vast menu!
    Atomicscott
    Dined on 10/14/2014
    This is the first time that I have been to the Arlington Heights Cooper's Hawk restaurant (I've been to their restaurant in Wheeling). For such a big restaurant, I was surprised at how busy it was on a Tuesday night. Their menu is many great options from sandwiches, pastas and meat entrees. The prices are reasonable and the service was excellent. All in all, a great dining experience.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Coopers Hawk
    KentuckyBritt
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    My boyfriend and I got a gift card here for Christmas last year and so we decided to FINALLY take advantage and treat ourselves to a nice dinner. We had reservations for 7:45 and arrived at 7:35 but were not seated until 8. We enjoyed the atmosphere in the bar until our table became available. Our server was fantastic - very friendly and accommodating. The food was hot, delicious, and the steak was melt in your mouth tender. We got the bacon-wrapped shrimp and two separate entrees and we were both stuffed at the end of dinner. My only complaint is that it was pretty cold in the room we were seated in at the beginning of our meal but seemed to warm up by the end. Overall, it was great and we will definitely return!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Bad Visit
    Mike
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    Waste of time making a reservation as we had to wait a half hour for a table. Once we were seated there were seven empty tables in our general area - why the half hour wait? No sign of the waiter for about 5 minutes and then his attention was sporadic at best. When he took our order he asked if we wanted pretzel bread. We said yes and it finally came out as we were finishing our salads! I ordered Betty's potatoes and it took three tries to get the correct order! You cannot hear yourself think in this restaurant it is so noisy!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Service ok
    CustomerX
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Service was ok. Got there 10 min before my reservation. Went to host station to let them know I arrived. They told me to come back at 8:30. No appreciation for visiting their place. Then wait stuff could make more afford to stop by table more often to check. Was not asked if wanted more drinks or anything. Will not be back at this location. South Barrington is much better.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Good food and wine
    MegOVIP
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    I love the food and wine at Cooper's Hawk. The appetizers are so delicious they make a great meal. My favorite is the Cooper's Hawk Sampler and the Drunken Mexican Shrimp. My favorite entrées include the crab cakes, filet mignon, and salmon. The service is hit and miss. That goes for both the servers and hosts. I always make reservations and sometimes when I get there and give them my name and tell them we have reservations they tell us they'll be right with us other times they act so inconvenienced. Some servers are really nice making it a great experience others want you out of there as soon as possible. If I'm ordering appetizers, dinner, dessert, and several bottles of wine for 2-6 people, please don't expect me to leave in 45 minutes.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Not for couples at peak hours
    tryingtohelp
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Extremely loud during peak hours. I would recommend avoiding this time unless your with a loud group. For a couple trying to have a conversation it is not possible
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Excellent food and service!
    Dinningdiva
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    I especially liked the chefs special of the 10oz pork chop with apples and mashed sweet potatoes. It was an excellent fall menu choice. My husband loves the surf and turf. He really liked the pistachio encrusted taliapia. Service was perfect as usual. This is one of our favorite restaurants.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great food, not so great noise!
    AmazinGrace2014
    Dined on 10/9/2014
    While the food at Cooper's Hawk and the service were excellent, the noise level due to the high ceiling and echoes were not. I would also recommend a little more light in the room.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Cooper's hawk Redux
    JackVIP
    Dined on 10/8/2014
    Return visit here, last time had a few issues. This time really made up for it. When we were originally seated this time the air conditioning was blowing on us. We were quickly reseated. Server was great. Very attentive. Offered pretzel bread 3x! My steak was underdone so he quickly took back. Apologized several times. Cut dessert in half and other extra efforts.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nice Dinner
    mgk141
    Dined on 10/7/2014
    We have been to both the Arlington Heights and South Barrington locations. The food is always good and the wait staff attentive. As with most large, open restaurants, the noise level is greater than I would like and the only negative comment I have about this location. Unfortunately, the noise level rating here does not have a Loud category, only Energetic and I don't really know how to interpret that description so I have rated this moderate.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    Second time here and food is great.will continue to go
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • off night
    suburbanites
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    Decided to have dinner w/family including 2 small children. The restaurant was busy but not too bad. Waitress took our order quickly and that's when everything went downhill. Waitress and mgr both came over several times to apologize for the lengthy wait for our food. Ultimately it did come, but not hot for several of us. When asked and we commented about that and our denial to return the food to the kitchen (by that time it was getting too long for the kids) they did remove the cost of those dishes, which we were extremely appreciative of. This has been the 3rd time dining here, and each time there was an issue. Probably won't go back.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • We Had a Great Time!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2005
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    Thanks to the staff of Coopers Hawk! They did an outstanding job. We had one minor glitch in our order and they went out of their way to make it right. I really appreciate that!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Charmz
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    Great restaurant with lots of food options!! Wine was amazing!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great wine & food
    Experience
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    We enjoyed every minute of our wine tasting & dinner. Service was wonderful & the food was amazing
    Special Features:
    hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lovetoeat65
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    We brought family from Alaska here for lunch; they loved it. We were a group of nine, but they had no problem accommodating us. We were in no hurry to leave, and they didn't rush us out. It was a very nice dining experience. Everyone enjoyed their food. Burgers got rave reviews as did the chicken tortilla soup. Serve was exceptional!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Find
    Dizzy
    Dined on 9/30/2014
    This was my first time visiting Cooper's Hawk and it was excellent! I understand there are a few other locations so now I'll be looking to visit Cooper's Hawk when I am in a city where they have a location.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Lunch
    JulieVIP
    Dined on 9/30/2014
    We stopped in to have lunch at Cooper's Hawk. Service (our server was Ann) was incredible !!! Food was delicious. We also sampled the October wine. Delicious! If you haven't been to Cooper's Hawk, you must try it, you won't be disappointed.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Just a night out
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/29/2014
    My sister and I went to dinner with our folks. Had a very nice dinner. Food was presented well and was tasty.Our server was very good. Our last time at this site service was not good at all. I wish I remembered our servers name from Monday Night but is was a very good server and very plesant too.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Buggsie
    Dined on 9/29/2014
    THE FOOD WAS GOOD BUT IT DEFINITELY COULD HAVE BEEN SERVED A BIT HOTTER! MY ASPARAGUS WAS COLD WHEN I RECEIVED IT BUT THE MEAT WAS SERVED WARM. I MENTIONED THIS TO OUR WAITRESS. THE NOISE LEVEL WAS VERY LOUD, AND I WOULD NOT CALL IT ENERGETIC BUT LOUD!! IT WAS HARD TO HEAR MY HUSBAND AND HE SAIDTHAT HE COULD NOT HEAR ME EITHER. I LIKED THE WINE LIST AND ENJOYED THE CHOICE THAT I MADE. WE PLAN ON GOING BACK FOR EITHER DINNER OR LUNCH. I DON'T THINK THAT CHILDREN WOULD ENJOY THIS ATMOSPHERE UNLESS IT MIGHT BE AT LUNCHTIME.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Perfect Date Night
    StephNEZVIP
    Dined on 9/28/2014
    I am a 2 bottle wine member and we came here for a tasting and dinner. It was a perfect evening. All the wines that we had we enjoyed and the butternut squash gnocchi with a glass of blanc de blanc was awesome
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Never dissapointed
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    We are wine club members and visit as frequently as we can. We have never been disappointed in the food and enjoy the tastings and wine selections. We love introducing this restaurant/winery to family and friends.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great food/servise - very noisy
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    We've been to some of the other locations in the past. The food and service did not disappoint, but the noise level at this location is a bt high. We had a table for four and could not hear ourselves talk. We could not hear the server. I think in the future we'll stick with other locations. Some sort of soundproof insulation would go a long way here.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Food and Wine
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    We always receive great service and outstanding food!!!! Great wine too !!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Review
    Wino
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    Food was great, service was great. He was very friendly and helpful, and patient with our group of 6 ladies. Everyone liked him. Loved the wine, we even did a wine tasting after which was fun.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great for girls night!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    I went to Cooper's Hawk with my girlfriend for a girls night. We started the evening by enjoying the wine tasting at the front of the bar. The tasting staff was both friendly and helpful. We moved to the dining room for dinner. The waiter was attentive. The pretzel bread was delicious as was our entree.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Good find without the wine
    PrudentOne
    Dined on 9/24/2014
    I'm not into the whole "wine culture" and much prefer a mixed drink with my dinner. Coopers Hawk is the microbrewery of the wine world - wine and wine paraphernalia are everywhere. However, there's more to Coopers Hawk than wine. Yes, the service is good, and the atmosphere is clean and contemporary. Food is the reason I continue to dine at Coopers Hawk. While the menu isn't overly extensive, all of the food is first rate. There's a little something for everyone, and I've never had anything short of a great meal at Coopers Hawk. The food is fresh and of high quality. If I could change one thing, it would be the sound level. Its' just too loud and difficult to hold a conversation. Coopers Hawk calls it energetic. I call it LOUD!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Outstanding
    SirKoda
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    My first visit to Cooper Hawk Winery and was more than pleasantly surprised with the ambiance, service, outstanding food and wine list. Would highly recommend this restaurant for anyone who enjoys a good glass of wine and conversation.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great dining experience!!
    LitsakiP
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    We really enjoyed the food, the service and the ambiance!!! We'll come back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • service
    Celebrate
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    Menu had alot of choices for any palette including vegan. the sangria I yearned for was a bit off and did not have my favorite cherry ! The entree also missed an item stated in the menu. But my waiter was outstanding in answering my concerns.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Cooper
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    We had a great time. the food & winewas really good in our waitress gave us excellent service.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Dinner with Friends
    unkleStew
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    We arrived early table was ready by our 8pm reservation The mood was high energy appetizers were great(Drunken Shrimp/Stuffed Mushrooms) Food was good (little salty Braised Short Ribs w/Risotto) Server was ok (disappeared for extended periods of time)
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic