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The Saddle Room

4.4
957 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
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The Saddle Room offers an American Eclectic menu that changes with each season. Whether in one of our three dining rooms, lounge, wine bar, or track room, you are assured of a great experience. So relax and enjoy the upbeat atmosphere, friendly service, and most of all the unique Gastronomy!
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Sunday 10:00am to 10:00pm
Monday thru Thursday 11:00am to 11:00pm
Friday & Saturday 11:00am to 12:00am

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Phone number
(847) 645-7500
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
We are in between Sears Centre and Cabelas (Pratum & Cabela's Way)
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 957 People Are Saying
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4.4  based on recent ratings
4.2
food
4.5
service
4.5
ambience
3.9
value
Noise · Moderate
87% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipFoodiewannabe (Chicago)
1.0  Dined 5 days ago

This place was terrible. The service was a bit slow, and they switched our server mid dining experience.

The steak I ordered was not cooked the way I requested. The manager made me feel as though I was attempting a free meal, because he brought my same plate and asked me to cut again. It was to "humor" his chef. That place was the right temperature, but I had a total of three temperatures. There was no real customer service provided.

On top of that, both my husband and I got super sick after eating there. If I could, I would give this place 0 stars. If I thought they cared, I'd ask for my money back.

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

It was the perfect place for my 2nd date!

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Great service, very attentive staff. Food was excellent, served hot and very quickly!

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Foodie08 (Chicago)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Great place to eat and unique decorative style. They go above and beyond to make sure they take extra precautions if you have allergies. They gave us a sample of their special appetizer. Manager stopped by our table to make sure everything was good. I would definitely go back again.

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vipJeff (Minneapolis)
4.0  Dined on February 15, 2018

Love the real fireplace, warm and cozy, I will be back

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Great service. Nicole was amazing. Loved the menu. Food was wonderful. It was our first time and we can’t wait to come back and dine with you.

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mlarsn (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Great place and great food. Love it!!!

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Kaley the server was OUTSTANDING. Drinks OUTSTANDING. Appetizer was great. Main course..duck was dry and steak way undercooked. Manager was awesome. Overall, nice menu and worth going.

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kristi (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Love the food, ambiance and drunks are especially good!!!

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vipgreenlock (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Appetizer of tuna tartar was good. Main pasta dish was also good. Beer selection pretty good as well. Service was very good and really appreciated the manager coming by our table.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

Our first time at the Saddle Room. Surprisingly exceptional dining experience.

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vipSPR1272 (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 5, 2018

Great service. Have it 4 Stars for food because I thought the tuna tartare smelled a bit funky. But my main meal was delicious! Love this place and it’s cozy ambiance and wide variety of a menu!

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

We were sat at a table the was extremely dark. We mentioned it to server and asked for more candles to put on the table. In hindsight she should have asked us if we would like another table as well as we should have asked to be moved.

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ScienceGirl (St. Louis)
5.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

They've thought of everything when designing The Saddle Room. The ambiance is beautiful. It's rustic yet chic. It's open & warm & the food is amazing!
I've been there during the summer & the outdoor area is wonderful! There's a pond & a fireplace w/plenty of seating.
Love this place!

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vipOpenTable Diner (Chicago)
3.0  Dined on January 21, 2018

It was very warm in the bar area. Apps were good, steaks were OK ( i have had better for the money). The ribeye coffee rub was not appealing to my son nor myself.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

Enjoyed our visit to Saddle Room. The food is different than your average restaurant. I had the Smoky Gnocchi with Carnitas. It was finished with a dollop of creme fraiche - really good. I would recommend if you are looking for something a little out of the ordinary.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
1.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

This restaurant is not even close to be ready for prime time. Host/manager barely looked us in the eye - whether apologizing for the wait (on a reservation) or just wishing us a nice meal (which felt very contrite after not looking at us and waiting 20mins for a reserved table). Server did the best she could but she said the bar was slammed. Really? 8p on a Sat and they are surprised and overwhelmed at the amount of drinks ordered?? That’s mgmt’s fault not staffing properly. Cmon guys - Sat at prime time and you’re getting slammed?? Not acceptable. We actually left after our first drinks toile 15mins and went somewhere else where we were attended to and drinks/food were great. Keep working on it, Saddle Room. Even though the richies from S Barrington are coming now, might get impatient over next several months. Pls take my comments to heart and improve, thanks.

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Garza (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

They have an awesome wait staff and environment. Been there a couple of times and each waiter is better than the last. Fun place to eat, can't wait until summer and hang out looking over pond with drink in hand.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

This place can be dressed up, or dressed down. Take drinks by any of the fireplaces, or enjoy the bar before heading to your table.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on January 19, 2018

Normally a 5-star experience, this time our food (short ribs & chicken) were a bit overcooked. We'll be back again and will

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