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Hackney's Lake Zurich - CLOSED

880 N Old Rand Rd, Lake Zurich, IL 60047-2212
+1 847-438-2103
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (8 reviews)
“dark rye” (3 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
880 N Old Rand Rd, Lake Zurich, IL 60047-2212
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Reviews (60)
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

As always the onion rings were wonderful and the patty melts were delicious. Sadly the business is closing for good on Sunday March 19.

Thank 65Riddler
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

The food is just ok the service was good I would recommend to go elsewhere very dated years past it was a good little place .More

Thank Gene B
Hackneys L, Manager at Hackney's Lake Zurich, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2016

Gene, we are happy to hear you enjoyed the service, but disappointed to learn that the food was not as enjoyable. We pride ourselves on serving delicious high quality meals and sincerely apologize that your meal did not reflect this. Thank you for sharing your...More

Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived for dinner to a table next to the fireplace on a chilly Sat evening. A very nice well trained server discussed the wine list and we ordered drinks and their famous brick of onion strings, yummy. The white wine came well chilled and...More

Thank glkarlin
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

The onion rings come in loafes and are amazing. So are the burgers. I usually get the Hackney burger. The bar is also nice.

1  Thank Doug S
Reviewed 1 November 2016

this family & their business has been around for decades. good food @ reasonable prices. always aiming to please their clients, personable people to chat with. just a overall good experience.

Thank I5183DAbrianr
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Hackney's near our home (Wheeling) closed a few year's ago. So, we visited the Lake Zurich location while heading someplace further. We're really glad we did. These are still the best onion rings bar none. The burger is fresh and the I love both...More

Thank JimScanlan
Reviewed 30 September 2016

As a kid, it was a Saturday night ritual to eat at Hackneys. When business brought me within a mile from the restaurant, I couldn't wait to take my husband to my favorite restaurant - where the burgers were the best and juiciest. The wait...More

Thank Alan A
Hackneys, Guest Relations Manager at Hackney's Lake Zurich, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2016

Alan, we are sadden to hear of your most recent visit with us at our Lake Zurich location. We pride ourselves on serving deliciously seasoned made to order burgers, and sincerely apologize that your burger was dry and tasteless. Thank you for your feedback, and...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016

don't come to Hackneys expecting cutting edge cuisine. But if it the best ever onion rings ( a loaf, really), fantastic homemade roye bread and great burgers are what you crave, this is your place. Casual and family friendly, there's a great screened porch for...More

Thank Beth G
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I love this place and had many great times at this place. Including this past weekend for a mini family reunion. I am sorry to hear that it is for sale. I will be sad to see it go. It has declined in the past...More

Thank firebird350
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Feels like it's 1985 in the bears are dominant again. They haven't seem to keep up with the renovation, the menu. The clientele seems to be the same people who went there in 1985 during its heyday. It's too bad because it used to be...More

Thank Junebug70
Hackneys, Manager at Hackney's Lake Zurich, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

We are sorry to hear that your most recent visit with us did not meet expectations. We pride ourselves on serving delicious meals made with quality ingredients, and we sincerely apologize that your meal did not reflect this. We do appreciate your feedback, as we...More

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Restaurant Details

American, Bar, Pub
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:15 - 22:00
11:15 - 22:00
11:15 - 22:00
11:15 - 22:00
11:15 - 22:00
11:15 - 23:00
11:15 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 880 N Old Rand Rd, Lake Zurich, IL 60047-2212
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lake Zurich
  • Phone Number: +1 847-438-2103
  • E-mail
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