2834 North River Road
River Grove, IL 60171
Live Music: No
Hours: Monday—Tuesday 7pm-2am, Wednesday—Friday, Sunday 4pm-2am, Saturday 4pm-3am
Type of Bar: Tiki bar
What to Drink: Scorpion Bowl, Lava Bowl, Puffer Fish
Why You Should Go: Original Tiki bar from early ‘60s, huge collection of period furniture and art, all booze no food. The Hala Kahiki is one of the original Tiki bars left over from the 1960's. They serve some of the strongest tropical drinks we've ever tried, and serve only drinks--no food.
They also have one of the largest Witco collections found in any tiki bar in the US.If you're wondering about Witco, it's the brand of furniture featured in the most famous room in Graceland, the Jungle Room.