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Vickie's Place

1211 N River Rd, McHenry, IL 60051-4543
+1 815-385-2014
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“reuben” (3 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
1211 N River Rd, McHenry, IL 60051-4543
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Really like thise place - great Italian Beef. Good portions. Good soup. Fries are kind of breaded - really crispy. Nice atmosphere on the river. One thing I don't like is outside seating (which we didn't use this time of year) is picnic tables. They...More

Thank BRIAN22Algonquin
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Went in tonight for a burger and was pleasantly surprised by the home cooked meal offer. 2 center cut pork chops with choice of potatoes, vegetable medley, soup or salad. The dressings and mashed potatoes are homemade! Salad was fresh. Pork Chops were cooked to...More

Thank Deborah O
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We went here for lunch after going to the Twisted Limits Escape room. It was very close and they have a big deck you can sit out on and watch the boats going up and down the river. Good food at a reasonable price. Many...More

Thank all4relaxation
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Our group of 18 decided to go out for dinner, and someone in our group suggested Vickie's Place since they had been here in the past. We called ahead of time to get a reservation since we had a large group of 18, and it...More

Thank danh007
thatslyf, Owner at Vickie's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

We were happy to have your group visit us last Saturady night. Someone from the group was nice enough to call us one hour before you arrived that night. They reserved for 12 people. Your server was put on your party exculsively so she could...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped for drinks with perhaps the intention of an app or shared plate at the bar as it was early. Service was friendly enough and the view was great but the place was in need of something to freshen it up as it was...More

Thank CzechMate2010
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I like it especially during the summer. The patio to be able to sit down at. Watching the boaters go by or docking. Prices are high though.

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Went her and ordered ribs - one of the orders was total fat. There was noting to be able to eat. Waitress said she would order a new slab - after waiting ten minutes, she came back and said the manager said there is noting...More

Thank blehec
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We heard this was a good place to try for Pizza and our Friday night is pizza night we tried. The pizza was good and tasty and worth a return. We saw the sandwiches which were large and we will return to try these but...More

1  Thank martypaul1946
Reviewed 26 September 2016

A great place for ribs or lunch which was my experience. A great day to sit outdoors and watch the boats go by. A had a great unusual soup called Pizza Soup. It was tomato based with all the stuff you put on a pizza....More

1  Thank Stan K
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Having to be able to sit outside, taking in as much summer you can. Food was a little pricey, waitress could be a little more pleasant. Great drink

Thank Heather P
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25 September 2016|
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Response from kdm11559 | Reviewed this property |
no. dogs stay on the boats
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1211 N River Rd, McHenry, IL 60051-4543
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  McHenry
  • Phone Number: +1 815-385-2014
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