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Garrett's Cafe

$$ - $$$American, ,
1631 N Bell School Rd, Rockford, IL 61107-2876
+1 815-484-9473
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1631 N Bell School Rd, Rockford, IL 61107-2876
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Nice place, but it was a bit crowded when we went and service was a bit slow. However the food was very good. The drinks were kinda on the expensive side however.

Thank LarryMcNall
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We went to Garrett's for their Friday night fish fry. While the sweet potatoe fries were delicious, the fish was just average. It was crunchy, the way we like it, but tasted fishy. We love the atmosphere here. The place was full of people including...More

Thank KatGio76
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The menu is great and anyone can find somethng they will enjoy. Plus you can hit a bucket of golf balls either before or after dinner.

Thank tony0721
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We gathered 33 people in their back room with a specific menu which worked well. Room was large enough to spread out, service was great, they allowed our hosts to bring in their own deserts (serving fee) which worked out well. We have used this...More

Thank 692russk
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Good food. Good service. Relaxing place. Just a slight bit lacking in atmosphere or would have been a 5. Highly recommend visiting and enjoying time with friends.

Thank Gregg M
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Fish and chips didn't look like fish and chips. Dry. Seafood ravioli too cheesy. Too many French fries. Wasteful.

Thank Paula J
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great experience with a recent carry out order. Lobster Thermidor was on special- could not resist- dry good. I think people may not think oh this place often enough-have never been disappointed

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Our service was very good. I ordered a salad with smoked bacon and apples. It looked wonderful but was difficult to eat. The apples were sliced in quarters and arranged on outside of plate. I had to cut them with my butter knife to eat....More

Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is my go to spot for business lunches. The food is varied, the staff is experienced, and the service is quick. Why not a "five," well it just doesn't seem special and I don't feel appreciated like I do in some other locally owned...More

Thank SkipperBill2
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

GrizzleBurgers!!!! What kinda meat was in these frozen pucks???? Well done or medium rare, dry grizzlePucks! Hello Dairy Queen Brazier burgers yuk...Sorry going to Hansen's in Beloit for handmade Pinnons meat!!!!!!

Thank Steven R
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Dail S
29 March 2018|
Response from tony0721 | Reviewed this property |
go to facebook and check out Garett's Café page. Specials and upcoming events are all there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1631 N Bell School Rd, Rockford, IL 61107-2876
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-484-9473
  • E-mail
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