Contact and Reservations

Hours of Operation:

Slainte is open to the public beginning Thursday, February 16 through May 3.  Wednesday and Thursday 6 to 7:30 p.m. Reservation requests will be accepted beginning February 1.  Please note the restaurant will be closed on the following dates:

March 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30  
April 13, 20


Reservations requests are taken via our email:
Please note these are requests and not guaranteed until you receive a confirmation email.  NO PHONE RESERVATIONS ARE ACCEPTED. Cancellations may be made via email or by leaving a message at
(815) 479-7800. No return phone calls will be made. Walk-ins are welcome and will be seated on a first come, first served basis.  Reservations are only available for parties of 8 or less.

Seating Capacity:

Please note: we are unable to accommodate large groups during our Spring restaurant service, but the campus does offer facilities rental and catering services for outside events.  Please visit: for more information.

The Scot Room, Building B, Room 178, behind the cafeteria at McHenry County College. Please use the flagpole entrance, building B, continue through to the back of the cafeteria. (maps and directions to MCC)
Menu and Pricing:

The menu is classic Midwest fare with international influences. Specials change weekly and desserts will include a rotation of items made from our advanced baking class.  All items are a la carte style with most meals under $15.

Payment Options:

Cash, credit/debit cards or check (no starter checks accepted)
Tipping is not required or expected, but donations to the program are gladly and graciously accepted. All donations go directly back to our culinary program.