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Reel Club
Reel Club

Reel Club Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.reel-club.com
  • Phone: (630) 368-9400
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Mon-Sat: 11:15am - 3:00pm; Sunday: 11:00am-2:00pm Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 3:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 3:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Steak, Sushi
  • Executive Chef: Mychael Bonner
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Chef's Table, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Catering: Our professional party planners will make sure your event is one to remember. From the room to the food, the service to the celebration, we'll create the experience that's right for you and your guests. Join us for lunch or dinner. Tell us about an upcoming event by filling out our party inquiry form at http://www.reel-club.com/private-parties .
  • Private Party Facilities: Reel Club can provide private event spaces for 10-180 people, ask to speak to our special events team for more details.
  • Private Party Contact: Stephanie Fojas (630) 368-9400
  • Entertainment: Join Reel Club's Supper Club. Everyday 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm. Enjoy a three course dinner for just $16.95, including a choice from one of Reel Club's popular starters such as new england clam chowder, caesar salad, seafood gumbo, or even half order of hand rolled sushi. Choose from several enticing entrées such as cedar planked whitefish, broiled norwegian salmon, grilled skirt steak, roasted amish chicken, or linguini with lobster, crab, and shrimp. Top off your tasty dinner with decadent dessert bite. Reel Club's Supper Club is fast becoming the way to dine well for less.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Oak Brook Mall
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Complimentary valet at lunch; Mon-Fri. $4 valet charge after 2:30pm. Mall parking is abundant.
A word from Reel Club
Reel Club is located on the east side of Oak Brook Center. Reel Club features a broad array of fresh fish, Alaskan king crab, hand rolled sushi, Live Maine Lobsters, prime steaks, signature salads and a new twist on ice cream desserts. Complementing the fare is an extensive beverage menu, cocktails are blended from premium house infused liquors, fresh fruits and herbs, while the superb wine cellar is well stocked with a rotating list from around the globe. The restaurant has a contemporary feel that is warm and inviting. Reel Club is a Lettuce Entertain You RestaurantContinued
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Diner Reviews
  • "Great food and service. We feel like special guests because Matt is great at visiting his customers."
    Dined on 8/21/2014
  • "As always everything great. The only problem is our server just stayed by us and seemed to be rushing us. Otherwise food great"
    Dined on 8/20/2014
  • "This is what a restaurant should be elegant,beautiful, impeccable top shelf service! Rich Melman deserve's a medal from our President. Chicago's lucky to have him as one of our best restaurateurs!"
    Dined on 8/17/2014
  • "The food was fine, good dinner crowd but a little loud if you want privacy. Food portions were very small for the prices charged."
    Dined on 8/17/2014
  • "I love LEYE restaurants. When we arrived we were one of the first tables since we were eating early. The carpet looked filthy with food (Probably from the Sunday Brunch which took place earlier). Our waiter forgot my husbands Vegetable Side so when it finally came out he was done with his meal. Surprised the restaurant charged us for the error. I had put in my res notes about my grandma's bday but the waiter didn't seem to know until I brought it up. The restaurant ended up getting very busy and I could tell my server had a lot of tables which brought the service level down. All the food that came out was yummy but my steak which was ordered Medium came out well done but I ate it. I don't like making scenes in front of guests."
    Dined on 8/17/2014
  • "This was my first experience at the REEL CLUB and was looking forward to brunch. I was somewhat disappointed because I expected more than just a couple of sushi varieties. The oysters, another one of my favorites, were not adequate. In fact one of them was spoiled. The fresh shrimp were huge and fresh. I really enjoyed the smoked fish that was offered and the prime rib. The desserts were awesome."
    Dined on 8/17/2014
  • "this was not our 1st time there. we love the food so we took a friend to celebrate his bday. we waited 1hr 10 min for our food and over 15 min for our 1st round of drinks. another 15 min for our 2nd round of drinks. i also requested armando which they did not give us(although he was there) we were given kim who was horrible(ironically we had her the week before and she was fine maybe cuz they were slow) the manager was nice and took care of us but the party we were with will not be going back. how unfortunate."
    Dined on 8/16/2014
  • "The plates were well presented; however, my cauliflower was burned! The salad I shared with my husband was huge. the beet soup with ginger was interesting; perhaps a little too much ginger. The small bite dessert was a great idea. I love a taste of sweet at the end of a meal but usually am too full for a full dessert."
    Dined on 8/16/2014
  • "Always fresh and yummy, service is ALWAYS superior."
    Dined on 8/16/2014
  • "We tried the halibut, salmon, trout and a seafood salad. The salmon was excellent, very fresh and good flavors. The trout and halibut were just ok, and the salad was below par. Service was good , but forgot a few instructions and everything was decent, but not anything special to go back for."
    Dined on 8/15/2014
  • "This was our first time to Reel Club and every person in our party cannot wait to go back! The food was amazing, the service impeccable, and it has a very friendly atmosphere. From the moment we stepped into the restaurant, we wanted for nothing. It was a special occasion that evening and everyone involved made it an evening to remember!"
    Dined on 8/14/2014
  • "We had a great time, celebrating a Birthday! Food was great! I had Whole Lobster Special! Service was excellent! We will be back!"
    Dined on 8/11/2014
  • "No matter what day you go to Reel Club the place is always alive with people I had the salmon with cauliflower risotto and hubby had another risotto both came with a side of green beans that were overloaded with butter to the point we could not eat them. Salmon was done perfectly, hubby's complained that his risotto again contained too much butter. I guess will have to try the restaurants simplified version of their many fish entres that come simply with a spinach base. Although we were disappointed in the dinner (to the point that we didn't feel well after all the butter) in the past we have had delightful meals there so we will give it another chance in the future."
    Dined on 8/11/2014
  • "We went a month ago for our anniversary and were pleasantly suprised at how delicious our meal was. There is a deal on Monday nights for a 1 1/2 lobster, shrimp, mussels and sausage for $25.00 that is an unbelievable deal. That time we had a very attentive waitress. We went this past Monday for my birthday. We had the same meal which was fabulous but our waiter was terrible. Our water glass was never refilled throughout our whole meal even though they were empty. Service was very slow and not friendly. After the meal the first time they brought hot, moist towels to freshen up. Nothing this time. It took forever to get our bill. However to us the food is worth going for."
    Dined on 8/11/2014
  • "We had a lovely anniversary dinner. Food and service was excellent. We will return."
    Dined on 8/9/2014
  • "I am in the seafood business and found "Reel Club" to one of the best seafood restaurants I have eaten at!"
    Dined on 8/6/2014
  • "But they managed...lobster risotto with beautiful pieces of lobster but totally bland and flavorless. Nicely prepared calamari with marinara (!) sauce so hot and spicy that it was virtually inedible. Very disappointing."
    Dined on 8/3/2014
  • "We went to Reel Club to celebrate some exciting news. The restaurant was nearly empty when we got there for brunch at 1115. We were seated rather far from the buffet. The food was good, although the buffet was smaller Han we had imagined. The service was outstanding, friendly, prompt and capable. We would return"
    Dined on 8/3/2014
  • "The ambience was good appetizers were good as well as the drinks entree needed to be better"
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "We were so excited to go out to dinner Saturday night. Fresh fish possibly sushi yum! It took over an hour to get our food which was only so so. Took an hour for dessert. The bathroom stall was falling apart. There were no paper towels or anything to dry your hands. Guess for a restaurant in such a prime location, I was expected more. First and last time for us."
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "Started with the crunchy shrimp and also the scallop appetizers. The shrimp were good and abundant, although the sauce that came with them was not to our liking. The scallops are a little misleading, as it looks like 4 hugs scallops covered in breading and cheese, but actually they are smaller scallops mixed in. My wife had the trio with salmon/filet/shrimp and I had a lobster roll. We had the key lime cheesecake for dessert and it was very good."
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "We enjoyed a wonderful dining experience at Reel Club. This place never disappoints! I have a food allergy and our server made sure that everything I ordered, did not have the ingredient that I am allergic to. A few substitutions were made without any hassle or additional charge. The crab cakes and gumbo were the perfect start to our dinner. The grilled grouper and scallops with risotto were amazing. We will be back!"
    Dined on 8/1/2014
  • "I love fish, so I chose this restaurant. There are plenty of choices, something that does not often happen in the average restaurant. The waiter was top-notch, anticipating our wine desires (and in the right price range) before we asked. The clientele ran the gamut from kids in shorts to an obvious business dinner, so you don't need a jacket and tie."
    Dined on 8/1/2014
  • "Looked up menus on about 10 different resturants before we chose this. We were delighted from the minute we walked in. They even brought out cup cakes with candles for my bday"
    Dined on 8/1/2014
  • "A very solid choice for dinner with spouse or business dinner. Nothing outstanding about the ambience...but a nice place. Food is very good, and the choice is excellent for all different tastes (leaning toward a seafood preference). Solid choice, good service...and the pre-dinner rolls are amazing."
    Dined on 7/28/2014
  • "This was a great restaurant. Food was excellent. Service was outstanding and the atmosphere was very pleasant. I will definitely be back."
    Dined on 7/27/2014
  • "Had lunch on the outdoor patio under an umbrella. Food was fabulous and sitting outdoors made it a perfect afternoon relaxation"
    Dined on 7/27/2014
  • "Hostess was great, waiter was nice and friendly, food was very good. Only complaint was our reservation was for 7:15 and we did not get seated till 7:45. We were 10 minutes early for our reservations too. We do understand you were busy. And that was the only negative, and it really wasn't that bad."
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "Looking for fine white tablecloth seating in an intimate atmosphere, skip this place. Tables are close and the staff, while doing a good job refilling water glasses and the amazing poppers (warm tasty bread nuggets), create a frenetic scene that's just a bit distracting. Our sushi (California) roll was ok as the rice was a but mushy and falling apart. The trio (shrimp, steak, salmon) was grilled perfectly and the fish-n-chips (cod) were also very good. They have a fun menu of cocktails that don't skimp which is appreciated. But staggered plates and sides brought minutes after the meal was served lowered my ratings considerably as the table waiting time, price, service and ambiance just don't measure up to other restaurants."
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "Celebrating a special event and the experience was poor. Over-crowded, small booth, very noisy, and seated in a congested area. The indoor air temp was too warm and you could smell smoke from outside. The food was great but even the table was crowded and cluttered. The waiter was brisk. What was hoped to be a wonderful experience was nothing but a disappointment because of the setting and staff."
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "To sum up, 4 guests, 2 small salads, 2 entrees ordered total for the table. Took about an hour to receive food. Dessert also took an additional 20 minutes or so. Total time in restaurant, a little over 2 hours. The food was great though so I will give them that. We just weren't expecting the lengthy amount of time for the small amount of our order. Liked the diverse menu for even non sea-foodies."
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "My husband and I had excellent service all around at the Reel Club. We were seated promptly for a 7pm Friday night reservation. Our Waitress was very helpful in helping us choose our drink and food selections. She made suggestion for and against entrees and was spot on. We will definitely be back!"
    Dined on 7/25/2014
  • "The food and service were excellent today. I got greeted by several managers which was very nice."
    Dined on 7/25/2014
  • "Food and service were exceptional! We'll be back again."
    Dined on 7/25/2014
  • "A wonderful place with great food and service!! Ambiance is sparkling!"
    Dined on 7/23/2014
  • "My friends and I met for lunch at the Reel Club and I had ordered the Lobster Roll and my friends ordered salads. I was hesitant with my order because I haven't had a good Lobster Roll in the Chicago area in years. The Reel Club's Lobster Roll is fantastic! Large chunks of fresh lobster on a perfectly toasted lobster bun and served with just the right of amount of light seasoning. If you want more seasoning, they are happy to serve more on the side. I cannot wait to go back."
    Dined on 7/22/2014
  • "Seated promptly. Nice booth, flattering lighting. Excellent waitress. Husband's Halibut delicious, salads good, cold, fresh. My twin lobsters were overdone, hard - but for the price I ate them anyway. Chewy! Basmati rice hard and totally lacking in flavor. Anniversary cupcake very good. I love children, but not in a restaurant like this. Families with young "active" children should be separated from adult diners out for a special occasion or romantic dinner. Set aside family friendly area for those with little ones. Background music didn't fit the setting. Have to say this is a really busy place and the staff is really efficient. Noise Level definitely "energetic"."
    Dined on 7/20/2014
  • "I love the brunch at the Reel Club; the food selection is unique and very tasty. The champagne is just okay, however, when paired with the great food, it's even okay! Hats off to the ultimate server, a lovely young lady named Kim. I took my girlfriend to brunch for her birthday and Kim was our server; she made the outing a real experience with her expert service. I'll definitely ask to be seated in her section when I go back."
    Dined on 7/20/2014
  • "This would have been the perfect brunch had it not been for the couple at the table next to us. We came sans kids so that we could have a nice meal/conversation without interruptions, but it was hard for my husband and I to even carry a conversation because the woman in the booth next to us was talking so loud that I could hear her while I was grabbing food from the buffet across the room. The food was great with the exception of the ice cream, which was melting before I could dig into it, so I would probably come back and request to be seated at a quieter section of the restaurant."
    Dined on 7/20/2014
  • "We use this for birthdays and Mother's Day celebrations. The food is so great, and I love the round half round booths."
    Dined on 7/20/2014