UPDATE: ROCKFORD (WIFR) – A new eatery is now open where a former Rockford restaurant once was open.
Tavern on Clark opened its doors this week. It goes into the former Damon’s Bar and Grill spot that’s been closed for years. You can find Tavern on Clark just off Bell School Road behind the Holiday Inn.
STATELINE (WIFR) – Two new restaurants are preparing to open in the Stateline.
According to their Facebook page, Prosser’s Chop House plans to open mid-August. Renovations are currently underway at the old Hawk’s View restaurant on Forest Hills Road in Machesney Park.
The owners of the soon to open steak house run three other restaurants around the Rockford area including the Hoffman House and Scoreboard Lounge, as well as the Firehouse Pub in Roscoe.
In Rockford, the Tavern on Clark is also hiring. The restaurant plans to open soon in the old Damon’s Bar and Grill behind the hotels off Bell School Road. The restaurant has said on their Facebook page that they plan to have the place open in the next few weeks.