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1900 East Higgins Road, Schaumburg, IL 60173 (Higgins Rd and Rt. 53, I-290 and I-355)
+1 847-517-2722
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11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 14:00 - 21:00
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Oldsmar, Florida
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing food crab cakes were best ever and roasted cauliflower with garlic was perfect. Decor true Chicago

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Rockford, IL
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85 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

1st visit to Shaws. Parking required us to park a short walk away in the shared parking lot as spots near the building was full. We ate in the oyster bar area, not the main dining room, sitting at a booth. Seating was prompt at 6PM on a Tuesday. I had a 1/2 dozen oyster sampler to start. Served as... More 

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Sparta, Wisconsin
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for lunch. My husband had the Shaw's Fish & Chips and I had Maryland Style Crab Cakes. Shaw's crab cakes & service are consistently the best!!! My husband said his fish & chips were just ok. Our service was impeccable. Our water glasses were continually refilled. Our waiter provided attentive service while not being overbearing. You must experience... More 

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darien
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was amazingly busy at 12:15 on a Sunday. The brunch looked incredible, however we were not looking for that much food. It looked so incredibly delicious that I will have to go back and try it.

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Michigan
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100 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here because wanted an evening of fine seafood while relaxing in Chicagoland for a long weekend. I had the King Crab legs, which were perfectly done, and my wife had the Club Room Combination, swapping a crab cake for the usual scallops, and she very much enjoyed this as well. Both of us were surprised by the delicious... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First, a shout out to Tim P. What a wonderful server...he was so nice and friendly, made sure we felt comfortable, not rushed, but was by often enough to make sure we didn't need anything. The food was superb. We tried a sampling of crab cakes, calamari and fried shrimp. For dinner, my husband had the surf & turf (blue... More 

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Naperville, Illinois
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

I had made reservations for two for New Year's Eve, then another couple were going to join us and Shaw's called to confirm my reservation so I asked if we could up it to four people. The person calling me from Shaw's changed it to four and was extremely polite and nice. Unfortunately, my wife and the other wife both... More 

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Selection of food was great but appetizers, especially grilled calamari was salty... drink not satisfying...

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Dayton, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Visited with a friend and I had the seafood platter which consisted of a crab cake (excellent), 3 grilled shrimp (excellent) and 3 small scallops which were nearly cold (not good). I didn't send the food back, but given the $30 price for this item, I expected all the items to be hot. Also had the gumbo as an appetizer... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

This could be the best place for seafood in the entire City of Chicago. You would think that you were on the coast and not in the heart of the U.S. Everything from the lobster bisque to the main dish was toe curling good. The menu is pricey, but the taste backs it up !!! This restaurant was kind enough... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:00
14:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 East Higgins Road, Schaumburg, IL 60173
    (Higgins Rd and Rt. 53, I-290 and I-355)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schaumburg
  • Phone Number: +1 847-517-2722

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?