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Village Vintner

2380 Esplanade Dr, Algonquin, IL 60102-5449
+1 847-658-4900
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Italian
$$ - $$$
2380 Esplanade Dr, Algonquin, IL 60102-5449
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Village Vitner is a god place for a couple beers that they brew, wine that they make and if you are so inclined, a meal. My favorite is the Western Mac that has the beef brisket on top.

Thank zaxdad99
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Make their own brew and wine. Hefenweis was decent. Red wine - pinot noir was AWFUL. Tasted like liquid smoke flavor. Didn't drink it but paid for it - waitress didn't ask why my glass was still full. Lots of menu items - wood fire...More

Thank RyanErin2014
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We were visiting in the area and made the mistake of forgetting it was a Friday night when four of us made a spur of the moment decision to have dinner at the Vintage Vintner – reservations might have helped reduce the 1+ hour wait...More

Thank ViatrixNH
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We joined the wine club but really enjoy the different beers. Food is good but more like an upscale bar food. Service is prompt. Enjoyed our visit and we'll be back.

Thank trekrider2300
Reviewed 17 March 2017

It had been a while since we dined here but we're glad we returned. Service is friendly and warm, food is tasty and there's a nice selection. Great for casual evening out with friends as the music doesn't blare like most places with a large...More

Thank Annette Y
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are big fans of the VV. We enjoy the friendly atmosphere of the bartenders and people that frequent this establishment. We are wine club members and I enjoy the beer they brew as well. Food is always great.

Thank Rgo6
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Normally I can't stay away from small, non-chain restaurants, but I probably won't be returning to Village Vintner any time soon. Food was okay, service was slow and disorganized and the price of drinks weren't cheap for the quality. I feel like they tried to...More

Thank Mark M
Management response:Responded 1 February 2017

Mark, I am very sorry that you were not impressed with the Menu. We are rolling out new specials each week, as well as new daily specials and a new menu is only weeks away. We have been a full service winery for over 11...More

Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Food was okay. I ordered fish and chips which was hot, but fish a bit overdone. Others seemed happy. Atmosphere is great but our service slow, especially for getting our checks at the end. Probably would have seemed even slower if we weren't socializing.

Thank Janette D
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were in the area so we thought we would give it a try. On the good side, the beer was fresh and tasty. The server was very pleasant and always had a smile on her face when she came to our table. The food...More

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Have been her 6-7 times. Always delicious food, but especially love trying new beers and wine! My son is a member of the beer/wine club, so we get to enjoy even more varieties at his home. It's a fun experience, bring friends! Highly recommend!

Thank SheileeD
Management response:Responded 1 February 2017

Sheilee, Thank you so much for your kind words, we hope to hear many more good things coming from you in the future. Janet Westberg General Manager Village Vintner Winery & Brewery

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2380 Esplanade Dr, Algonquin, IL 60102-5449
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Algonquin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-658-4900
  • E-mail
Brewery and wine tasting
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