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Player's Pub & Grill

1250 S River Rd, Prospect Heights, IL 60070

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Menu
tavern-style-pizza
  • Butcher Block Pizza$13.00
    Sausage, pepperoni, Applewood smoked bacon, ground beef, onion, mushroom, green pepper and mozzarella sauce.
  • Alfredo Pizza$15.00
    Grilled chicken breast, mushroom, garlic, mozzarella and Alfredo sauce.
  • Hawaiian Pizza$12.00
    Canadian bacon, pineapple, red onion, cheddar and BBQ.
  • Ghost Pepper Pizza$14.00
    Never ending hear of ghost pepper cheese, mozzarella, marinara, jalapeno, green pepper and roasted red pepper.
  • Mediterranean Pizza$14.00
    Garlic, feta, spinach, tomato, Kalamata olives, mozzarella and olive oil.
  • Pulled Pork Pizza$15.00
    Hand shredded pulled pork, red onion, cheddar, smoked Gouda and fresh cilantro.
  • The Philly Pizza$15.00
    Mozzarella, shaved ribeye, green pepper, onion, mushroom and Alfredo sauce.
  • Taylor Street Pizza$12.00
    Italian beef, mozzarella, giardiniera and sauce.
  • Eat Your Veggies Pizza$12.00
    Mushroom, onion, black olive, roasted red pepper, artichoke hearts, fresh garlic and green pepper olive oil.
  • Buffalo Chicken Pizza$12.00
    Grilled chicken, red onion, mozzarella, bleu cheese crumbles and Buffalo sauce.
  • Margherita Pizza$13.00
    Fresh mozzarella, sliced tomato, fresh basil, fresh garlic and olive oil.
  • Gluten Free Crust Pizza$14.00
  • New York Pie Pizza$20.00
brunch-day-starters
  • Brunch Two Egg Breakfast$9.25
    2 eggs with choice of meat and sides.
  • Brunch French Toast Breakfast$9.25
    With a choice of meat.
  • Brunch Biscuits and Gravy Breakfast$9.25
    2 biscuits smothered with house-made sausage gravy.
  • Steak & Eggs Breakfast$18.00
    Dry aged 12 oz. tavern steak cooked to a temp of choice with 2 eggs, toast and hashbrowns.
brunch-omelettes
  • Brunch Omelette Breakfast$8.50
    With a choice of bread and side.
appetizers
  • Bavarian Pretzel$9.00
    1 jumbo hand formed pretzel, house-crafted beer cheese, churned honey grain Dijon mustard.
  • Southwest Egg Rolls$8.00
    Blackened chicken, bacon, onion, cabbage mix, corn, black beans and spicy cilantro-lime dressing.
  • Mozzarella Sticks$8.00
    Italian breaded melted mozzarella and marinara sauce.
  • Beer Nuggets$8.00
    Pizza dough, parmesan, fresh herbs and marinara.
  • Black and Tan Onions Tower$8.00
    Amber and Stout beer battered onion rings, ranch and moonshine BBQ.
  • Loaded Skins$8.00
    Potato skins, cheddar, bacon, sour cream and green onion.
  • Blackened Chicken Quesadilla$10.50
    Blackened chicken breast, caramelized onion, cheddar, BBQ, mozzarella, grilled flour tortilla, pico de gallo, guacamole and sour cream.
  • Pint O' Bacon$12.00
    Thick cut in house Applewood smoked bacon, brown sugar and cinnamon glazed with a touch of cracked black pepper.
  • Zucchini Fries$8.25
    X-large basket of fried zucchini sticks served with marinara.
  • Country Style Chicken Tenders$10.25
    Over 1 lb. of hand breaded tenders made to order served with fries, choice of tossed or plain, choice of sauce.
  • Loaded Fries$11.00
    BBQ pulled pork, fresh jalapeno, cheddar, mozzarella, sour cream, green onion and bacon.
  • Angry Skins$9.00
    Potato skins, player's angry chili, cheddar, sour cream and green onion.
  • Homemade Jumbo Tater Tots$8.00
    Handmade tater tots blended with chorizo, cheddar and green onion served with signature sauce and sour cream.
  • Pita Nachos$10.00
    Chili, cheddar, mozzarella, lettuce, fresh jalapeno, guacamole, green onion, sour cream and pico de gallo.
  • Pretzel Bites$9.00
    Bite size pretzels, salted, beer cheese and churned honey grain dijon.
  • Edamame$7.00
    Bowl of fresh steamed edamame and served salted or plain.
  • Hummus Plate$11.00
    Roasted red pepper hummus, cucumbers, sliced tomato, kalamata olives and fresh pita bread.(shareable)(for vegan or gluten-free order with no pita).
  • BBQ Skins$9.00
    Potato skins, moonshine BBQ pulled pork, cheddar, jalapeno, sour cream and green onion.
  • Bar Bites Sampler$16.00
    Candied bacon, fried calamari, jumbo tots, spanakopita
  • Spanakopita$9.00
    Spinach and artichoke, 3 cheese blend, wrapped in an extra thin pita and lightly fried.
  • Calamari$14.00
    Over 1 lb. of chef dusted fried calamari with marinara
  • Fried Pickles$8.00
  • Poblano Poppers$8.00
  • Bar Nachos$12.00
    Tortilla chips, house-made white queso, grilled chicken, lettuce, pico de gallo, sour cream (shareable).
  • Drunken Mussels & Clams$14.00
    Fresh mussels and clams sauteed in a garlic, white wine and butter sauce served with garlic bread (over 1.5 lbs).
soups-salads
  • Soup of the Day$5.00
  • Market Salad$11.00
    Grilled chicken, spring mix, goat cheese, bosc pear, dried cranberries, Mandarin oranges, shaved walnuts, garlic bread and choice of dressing. Balsamic dressing recommended. Dressing served on the side.
  • Greek Salad$10.50
    Feta, Kalamata olives, red onion, cucumber, tomato, pepperoncini, romaine, fresh pita and Greek vinaigrette. Dressing served on the side.
  • Homestyle Chicken Noodle Soup$4.00
  • Asian Chicken Salad$11.00
    Teriyaki marinated chicken breast, grilled and topped with sesame seeds, mandarin oranges, wonton strips, spring mix, walnuts, orange slices.
  • Arugula Salad$8.00
    Fresh arugula tossed in a lemon parmesan dressing with cucumber and pickled beets.
  • Player's Angry Chili Soup$5.00
    Our famous, one and only chili, slowed cooked with angry orchard cider and topped with green onion, cheddar, fresh jalapeno, sour cream, and pita chips.
  • Southwest Chicken Salad$11.00
    Blackened chicken, cheddar, roasted corn, beans, avocado, pico de gallo, tortilla strips, choice of dressing and our house southwest egg roll. Chipotle ranch recommended. Dressing served on the side.
  • Classic Cobb Salad$11.00
    Grilled chicken, tomato, green onion, chopped egg, Applewood smoked bacon, crumbled bleu cheese, garlic bread and choice of dressing. Bleu cheese dressing recommended. Dressing served on the side.
  • Buffalo Shrimp Salad$13.00
    Romaine, tomato, cucumber, croutons, bleu cheese crumbles, 8 hands breaded Buffalo shrimp choice of dressing and garlic bread. Dressing served on the side.
  • Classic Caesar Salad$7.00
    Romaine, grated parmesan, homemade croutons, tossed in Caesar dressing garlic bread. Dressing served on the side.
  • Southern Caesar Salad$10.00
    Romaine, cheddar, croutons, fried chicken strips tomato, bacon, choice of dressing and garlic bread. House ranch recommended. Dressing served on the side.
sides
  • Baked Potato$3.50
  • Rice and Cilantro-Lime Black Beans$4.00
  • Garlic Bread$2.00
  • Jumbo Tater Tots$5.00
  • Mac & Cheese$5.00
  • Steamed Broccoli$3.00
  • Coleslaw$2.50
  • Kettle Chips$3.00
    Served with chipotle ranch.
  • Fries$3.25
    Served with fry sauce.
  • Fry Sauce$0.50
  • Sweet Potato Fries$4.00
  • Side House Salad$4.00
  • Side Caesar Salad$4.00
  • Side Arugula Salad$4.00
    Arugula, tomato, cucumber.
tavern-sliders
  • Make it a Trio$13.00
  • The Firecracker$4.00
    Grilled chicken breast topped with chipotle ranch, jalapeno bottle caps, sweet pickle and shredded lettuce.
  • The Asian$4.00
    Grilled teriyaki chicken breast topped with sesame seeds, curry slaw and fried onion rings.
  • The Italiano$4.00
    Lightly breaded chicken breast topped with marinara and mozzarella.
  • The Fried Classic$4.00
    Fried chicken breast topped with lettuce and tomato.
  • Beer Cheese Melt$4.00
    Sauteed mushroom and onion topped with our house-made beer cheese.
  • Tex Mex Burger$4.00
    BBQ sauce and cheddar cheese topped with our tex mex relish.
  • Smokin Bleu$4.00
    Bourbon sauce, bacon and bleu cheese crumbles.
  • The Americana$4.00
    American cheese, diced grilled onion and pickle.
  • Pulled Pork Slider$4.00
    House slow cooked pulled pork topped with sweet pickle chips and red onion.
  • Shrimp Po Boy$4.00
    Lightly battered fried shrimp topped with shredded lettuce and mayo.
  • Meatball Slider$4.00
    Homemade jumbo meatball topped with marinara and mozzarella.
  • Mini Swimmer$4.00
    Beer battered cod fish topped with our signature coleslaw and tartar sauce.
  • Veggie Slider$4.00
    Arugula, tomato, avocado, hummus, balsamic.
  • Oh Carolina$4.00
    Smoked pulled pork, Carolina BBQ sauce, fried onion strings.
  • Bacon Cheez Burger$4.00
    American cheese and bacon on a burger.
  • Buffalo Chicken$4.00
    Fried chicken, hot buffalo, ranch.
pub-wings
  • Classic Pub Wings$10.00
    Served with celery and carrots and choice or ranch or bleu cheese.
  • Boneless Wings$10.00
    Served with celery and carrots and choice or ranch or bleu cheese.
flatbreads
  • Texan Flatbread$12.00
    BBQ pulled pork, bacon, cheddar, mozzarella and jalapeno.
  • Spinach Melt Flatbread$12.00
    Grilled chicken, breast, baby organic spinach, garlic and olive oil.
signature-sandwiches-wraps
  • Ultimate Grilled Cheese Sandwich$11.00
    Applewood smoked bacon, smoked gouda, American, signature mac and' cheese and grilled Texas toast.
  • Garden Fresh Pita Sandwich$9.50
    Roasted red pepper hummus, spring mix, arugula, cucumber, tomato, avocado, vinaigrette dressing and pita bread.
  • Twisted Buffalo Chicken Sandwich$12.00
    House battered chicken breast, Buffalo sauce, Schiff celery, bleu cheese dressing and Swiss cheese.
  • Fire Grilled Chicken Sandwich$10.00
    Lettuce, tomato and red onion.
  • Chicago Style Beef Sandwich$11.00
    Sliced beef, sweet or hot pepper, au jus and French roll.
  • Reuben Sandwich$10.50
    Corned beef, Swiss, sauerkraut and grilled marble rye.
  • Traditional Cuban Sandwich$10.00
    Braised pulled pork, ham, pickles, yellow mustard and toasted Tuscan roll.
  • Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich$12.00
    Sliced ribeye, Swiss, green pepper, grilled onion, mushroom, mayo and classic Philly roll.
  • Meatball Grinder Sandwich$11.00
    House blended meatballs, pepperoni, marinara and mozzarella.
  • The BLT Sandwich$8.00
    Bacon, lettuce, tomato, mayo on your choice of white, wheat, rye or Texas toast.
  • The Swimmer Sandwich$12.00
    Fresh flounder, tarter sauce, coleslaw on a Tuscan roll.
  • Steakhouse Sandwich$13.00
    11 oz. shaved ribeye, marinated and grilled, mozzarella, grilled onion and garlic French bread.
  • Player's Wrap$10.00
    Grilled chicken strips tossed in choice of sauce, lettuce, tomato, cheddar and ranch.
  • Redneck Wrap$11.00
    Pulled pork, coleslaw, tomato, cheddar and ranch.
  • Mad Irishman Wrap$11.00
    Corned beef, 1000 Island dressing, pepper jack cheese and saurkraut.
  • Caesar Wrap$10.00
    Grilled chicken breast, romaine, parmesan, croutons and Caesar dressing.
  • The BLT with Turkey Sandwich$11.00
    Bacon, lettuce, tomato, mayo on your choice of white, wheat, rye or Texas toast.
  • The BLT Ham Club Sandwich$11.00
    Bacon, lettuce, tomato, mayo on your choice of white, wheat, rye or Texas toast.
  • Citrus Chicken Sandwich$13.00
    Fresh arugula, sweet chili aioli, pickled beets and grilled chicken breast.
  • Surf & Turf Sandwich$18.00
    Shaved ribeye and fresh lobster tail served on a hoagie bun with drawn butter.
the-bar-went-broke-menu
  • Hillbilly Special Sandwich$4.00
    Fried bologna, egg, American, white bread.
  • Jersey Dog$3.00
    Mustard, onion, pickle.
  • Tex Mex Dog$3.00
    Tex Mex relish on our all beef hot dog.
  • Southern Dog$3.00
    Mustard, slaw, chili on our all beef hot dog.
  • Bacon Beer Dog$3.00
    Beer cheese and bacon on our all beef hot dog.
  • Pork Chop Po Boy Sandwich$7.00
    Fried pork chop on a bun with lettuce and mayo.
  • Fried Bologna Sandwich$3.00
    Deep fried bologna, American cheese on white bread.
  • Fried Munchie Sub$7.00
    Tenders, mozzarella sticks, fries, beer cheese, bacon, hoagie bun.
  • Fried Pickle Dog$3.00
    Beef dog, sweet chili aioli, fried pickle.
hand-crafted-usda-choice-and-black-angus-burgers
  • All American Burger$11.00
    10 oz. USDA choice black Angus, American cheese, Applewood smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato, pickle and red onion. Served with choice of side.
  • Ghost Burger$13.50
    10 oz. USDA choice black Angus, Ghost pepper cheese, roasted red pepper, green pepper, jalapeno, 2 jumbo onion rings and chipotle ranch. Served with choice of side.
  • Classic Patty Melt Burger$11.00
    10 oz. USDA choice black Angus, American cheese, grilled onion and marble rye. Served with choice of side.
  • Smokin Bleu Burger$12.00
    10 oz. USDA choice black Angus, smoked bacon, bleu cheese and house bourbon glaze. Served with choice of side.
  • Pile High Burger$10.00
    10 oz. USDA choice black Angus, choice of cheese and toppings all toppings are additional. Served with choice of side.
  • Daybreak Burger$11.00
    10 oz. USDA choice black Angus, fried egg, Applewood smoked bacon and cheddar. Served with choice of side
  • Angus Smokehouse Burger$14.00
    10 oz. USDA choice black Angus, pulled pork, smoked gouda, Applewood smoked bacon, caramelized onion and BBQ.
  • Juicy Lucy Burger$15.00
    1 lb. USDA choice black Angus, stuffed with choice of cheese, topped with lettuce, tomato and onion.
  • Player's Turns Turkey Burger$12.00
    Grilled turkey burger on onion ciabatta, organic spinach, Swiss cheese, cranberry-bacon remoulade, tomato and light mustard.
  • Veggie Burger$13.00
    Beyond meat's nationally best-rated veggie burger, with lettuce, hummus and cucumber.
tavern-plates
  • Signature Mac$10.00
    Smoked Gouda, American, Parmesan, cavatelli pasta and garlic bread.
  • Jalapeno Bacon Mac$12.00
    Signature mac n' cheese, Applewood smoked bacon, roasted jalapeno and garlic bread.
  • Buffalo Mac$13.00
    Buffalo chicken strips on our signature mac topped with bleu cheese crumbles, tomatoes and garlic bread.
  • Chili Mac$10.50
    Cavatappi pasta topped with chili, cheddar cheese, black olives, jalapenos, baked and served with garlic bread.
  • Cajun Alfredo$12.00
    House-made Alfredo sauce, mushroom, Cajun grilled chicken, crushed red pepper and garlic bread.
  • Fettucini Jambalucci$13.00
    Andouille, sausage, grilled chicken, house-made vodka sauce and garlic bread.
  • Dry aged Tavern Steak$20.00
    12 oz. USDA choice ribeye, grilled to temp, fried onion strings, demi-glace and a baked potato.
  • Baja Shrimp Tacos$15.00
    3 blackened shrimp tacos, pico de gallo, shredded lettuce and Sriracha aioli served with rice and cilantro-lime black beans.
  • Taco Trio$11.00
    Choice of steak, chicken or pulled pork topped with cilantro sour cream, pico de gallo and shredded lettuce served with rice and cilantro-lime black beans.
  • Fish and Chips Basket$11.00
    Beer battered cod, house cut fries, coleslaw and tartar sauce.
  • Player's Dog Plate$9.00
    100% beef hot dog topped with stout mustard, onions, relish pickle, tomato, sports peppers and giardiniera on a pretzel bun with choice of kettle chips or house cut fries.
  • Shrimp Scampi$16.00
    Jumbo shrimp sauteed in garlic and butter, served over linguine with garlic bread.
  • Shrimp Diablo$16.00
    Jumbo shrimp sauteed in a spicy diablo style marinara over linguine with garlic bread.
  • BBQ Rib Platter$15.00
    Smoked baby back ribs, basted with Carolina BBQ, fries, coleslaw, and garlic texas toast.
desserts
  • Apple Pie$6.00
  • Bourbon Brownie$7.00
    Served with ice cream.
  • Cheesecake$7.00
  • Oreo Cheesecake$7.00
    All cheesecakes are homemade.
  • Fried Twinkie$2.00
    Deep fried twinkie.
  • Fried Twinkie Cheesecake$6.50
    All cheesecakes are homemade.
  • Cheesecake of the Month$7.00
    All cheesecakes are homemade.
  • Butter Pecan Brownie$8.00
    Old fashion butter pecan ice cream served over a bourbon-infused brownie.

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