Lake County Restaurant Week

Lake County Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week is a chance to highlight the extraordinary range of culinary options found in Lake County, as we feature everything from drinks & desserts, to fine dining specialties, to carryout and pizza. Our county is rich with diverse options for every budget and lifestyle.

Our theme this year revolves around supporting the hospitality staff – the servers, chefs, bartenders and hosts – the people that have continued to serve us with a smile and provide great service and special offers for guests.

  We are offering a mobile Check-In contest, where diners can upload a list of participating restaurant and then “Check-In” on their phones when onsite. Guests who check in at three or more locations between April 1-10 will be eligible to win a variety of prizes, including an overnight stay at the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort with a Dinner/Theatre package, a cooking class at The Joyful Gourmet in downtown Libertyville, and Gift Cards from participating restaurants.

Click here to see what’s included!

Lake County Restaurant Week

  • Mobile exclusive
  • Instantly delivered via text and email
  • No apps to download - 100% FREE
  • Experience the best food Lake County has to offer
  • Be entered to win prizes along the way!

How this Pass Works

Step 1 - Get Your Pass

This mobile exclusive passport is a collection of curated Lake County restaurants. Check into participating restaurants for your chance to win a prize!

Step 2 - Receive Text

Your passport will be instantly delivered to your phone via text and email and is ready to use immediately! There is no app to download. Your pass can be saved to your phone’s home screen for easy one-tap access.

Step 3 - Redeem

When visiting a participating restaurant, ensure that your locations services are turned on and simply press "check-in" on your pass. Check into 3 or more restaurants for your chance to win a prize!

Included Venues

See locations on an interactive map.

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Bailey's Corner Pub
Inspired by summers spent in Door County, WI, Bailey's captures the ambiance of a traditional supper club, but with a modern flair. Our menu offers herb-roasted chicken, steak, fish, salads and gourmet blend burgers for lunch or dinner. Relax on our porch and enjoy a genuine Radigan's Old Fashioned...
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Big Bowl Lincolnshire
Authentic Chinese or Thai cuisine and countless ways to satisfy. Freshest and highest quality ingredients and starting from scratch are the only ways to authentically prepare Asian cuisine.
Homemade curries, to the dipping sauces and build your own stir fry bar, adults and kids alike will find something to love on the menu.
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Bill's Pizza & Pub
A family-friendly restaurant since 1957, it offers renowned double-decker and famous thin crust pizzas. Their menu also has delicious sandwiches and desserts. The atmosphere is relaxed, the beer is cold and served in a frosty mug, and the food is great.
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Bill's Pub North
Bill's Pub North has a beautiful unique north woods atmosphere and a delicious assortment of food on their menu. World's renowned double-decker and famous thin crust pizzas are outstanding! Also, try delicious sandwiches and new desserts. The atmosphere is relaxed, the beer is cold and served in a...
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Bluegrass Restaurant
Bluegrass is a casual restaurant located in Highland Park. With a cozy setting nestled into the west side of town it is a true destination dining location. Complete with a warm friendly bar and an American flare, Bluegrass blends in a little Southern influence into its repertoire. The wine and beer...
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Bobby's Deerfield
This is our version of an American bistro with influences from all over the world.

We too are stirred by what we see, where we travel, what we experience and what we eat. We bring that unique perspective to our concept, while staying true to ourselves.

Our philosophy is simple… provide a...
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Cadwell's Grille at the Embassy Suites
Casual, stylish bar/eatery at the Embassy Suites offering American comfort food with a modern twist.
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Cafe Pomigliano
You'll find a menu of classic Italian cuisine coupled with contemporary flavors for a dining experience rooted in family, friends, and sharing celebrated traditions. The family of Pomigliano prides itself on daily handmade dishes in its welcoming atmosphere and offers an array of mouth-watering Italian dishes.
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Casa Bonita Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar
Located in the heart of charming downtown Libertyville, Casa Bonita is known for its variety of tequilas on tap and the "Perfect Margarita." The year round patio is enjoyed even in the winter where heat lamps allow guests to dine alfresco. Unlike the Mexican restaurant chains, Casa Bonita is an...
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Chicago Woodfire Pizza Co. at Gurnee Mills
Winner of Best Deep Dish Pizza, Best Thin Crust Pizza, Best New Restaurant in the Daily Herald Reader's Choice Awards. Dine In, Carry Out, Delivery and Catering
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Chrissoulas
This MainStreet Libertyville eatery features Greek cuisine highlighted by octopus, pastitsio, moussaka, souvlaki, salads a selection of 30 Greek vinos and more.
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Club Tiki/Gold Pyramid Brands
A fun local bar with a Tiki Hut theme, good food and video slots.
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Curt's Cafe
Curt’s Café improves outcomes for young adults living in at-risk situations through work and life skills training. Open Monday-Saturday, they offer a variety of breakfast and lunch options as well as catering for any occasion.
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Dangela's Dumplings
Specializing in making traditional and authentic Northern Chinese style dumplings handmade from scratch every day.
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Disotto
Being Transported To Another Place & Time

Like visiting a friend's wine cellar in the Italian countryside for a homemade meal. The dining room is rich with stone, brick, and wood and the aroma of pomodoro sauce & fresh pasta permeates throughout. The clinking of wine glasses and laughter of...
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Dover Straits
A unique experience in seafood dining, specializing in seafood, crab legs, lobster tails, imported Dover sole, and much more. Their lunch and dinner menus include awesome appetizers, steaks, ribs, lamb chops, pastas, salads and sandwiches. Children's and early bird menus are also available. The...
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El Puerto Mexican Restaurant
This authentic Mexican restaurant has a beautiful scenic view connected to the Chain O'Lakes. Watch a beautiful sunset while enjoying the best Margarita in Lake County. Menu includes Enchiladas, Chimichangas, sizzling fajitas, tacos, steak, seafood, burritos, a full bar with unique homemade drinks....
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Fat Rosie's Taco & Tequila Bar
A fun, hip & festive family-friendly Mexican Taqueria featuring a modern take on traditional Mexican fare with small plates, shareable “street foods” & endless tequila. House specialties include an array of mouthwatering handmade margaritas & sangrias.
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Fatmans
The newly renovated, iconic, Fatmans in Gurnee, IL is the perfect mix of casual dining, innovation, & excitement. With 2 dining rooms, 3 bars, 3 patios, an outdoor live music stage & 4 outdoor volleyball courts, Fatmans is the place to be!
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Francesca's Intimo
Located in downtown Lake Forest, Francesca's Intimo has a contemporary, casually-sophisticated trattoria ambiance, good, rustic cooking, friendly service and fair prices. The menu features the zesty, earthy cuisine of Rome and the surrounding areas of Tuscany, Umbria and Lazio.
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Gale Street Inn - Diamond Lake, Mundelein
For almost 60 years, Gale Street Inn has been serving fine food and spirits with gracious hospitality.
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Giordano's - Gurnee
A pioneer of the famous stuffed and equally-renowned thin-crust pizza. Great pastas, sandwiches, soups, salads and desserts. Over 40 Chicagoland locations open for lunch or dinner including a full-service bar. Dine-in, carryout, delivery and catering available.
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Green Town Tavern
Green Town Tavern is that special place where all the locals hang out, but newcomers will always feel at home. With a friendly staff and a menu full of comfort foods, your first time here will not be your last. Their menu offers a variety of wraps, sandwiches and salads.
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Half Day Brewing Co.
Our Brewpub features 40 constantly rotating taps with up to 9 of our house beers. Visit our tap list for our current list!

Our menu features artesian hand tossed pizzas made in our wood fired oven with a thin crust and exceptional flavor profiles. We also offer house made chips, steamed mussels, a...
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Harbor Kitchen + Tap
Harbor Kitchen + Tap is a casual dining hotspot that evokes nautical and beach living in every aspect. Located in Libertyville, IL our restaurant and bar features fresh island dishes and coastal craft cocktails.
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Honey Bay's BBQ
Where bbq meets soul food at the heart of Belvidere Street in Waukegan, Illinois! Chef BBQ Johnson cooks all your favorites. The black-owned business and southern-inspired online eater has a menu that features ribs, country and fried chicken, wings, seafood, brisket, corn bread, fried okra and so much more.
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Isabella’s Chicago Red Hots
Fast Food, Casino
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Jameson's Charhouse
Jameson's Charhouse, a casual, fine dining steakhouse with daily fish selections, serving up quality food in an inviting atmosphere.
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Jaxx Bistro & Bar at the Hyatt Regency
Travel no further than Chicago’s North Shore to one of the finest restaurants in Deerfield, Jaxx Bistro. A sophisticated, contemporary atmosphere enhances the relaxed dining experience that awaits you.

Serving breakfast daily, we offer a breakfast buffet with a variety of options to please any...
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Joanie's Pizzeria of Long Grove
Located in historic downtown Long Grove known for pizza, especially their “Detroit-style” deep-dish, award-winning broasted chicken, fall-off-the-bone St. Louis style ribs, pastas, fresh salads, and a full bar!
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Johnny's Snack Shop
Johnny's Snack Shop is a family owned restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Featuring baked omelets, baked apple pancakes, fresh baked biscuits, honey butter fried chicken, Tavern style thin crust pizza, BBQ baby back ribs, Off the Spit Gyros, Smashburgers, Souvlaki (Skewers), Full Bar and...much much more!
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LakeHouse Restaurant
Rotisserie, Tap and Grill
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Light the Lamp Brewery
Light the Lamp Brewery is Grayslake's premiere microbrewery. Craft beer with a hockey flare, we're a rare gem in Lake County. Our goal is to serve quality craft beer, period. There's no substitution for a great brew, and that's what we do here.
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Lindy's Landing
Lindy's Landing is a beautiful family-owned restaurant and sports bar located on Bangs Lake with two outdoor decks and a beach area. Full American menu featuring salads, burgers, sandwiches and entrees. Live entertainment every Saturday night.
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Lovin Oven Cakery
Delicious desserts made from the finest ingredients, from thick and heavy cream, European style butter, farm fresh eggs, premium frostings, and the sweetest fruit fillings.
Breakfast and lunch menu with homemade soups and quiche, delectable sandwiches, wraps and salads.
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Lynfred Winery
Lynfred Winery Wheeling is a tasting room for Illinois' largest family-winery, boasting an extensive wine list of uniquely American wines for a variety of palates. Lynfred Wheeling offers wine tasting and wine by the glass daily in a cozy, coverted 1920s farm house. Peruse our selection of...
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Main Street Social
Offering made-from-scratch riffs on classic Italian and Mediterranean fare in a fun and classically Chicago setting. Outstanding wines from California, Italy and elsewhere including Main Street Social's owner's critically-acclaimed Bright Angel Wines and Main Street Social proprietary wines. Join...
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Mexican Paradise Cafe
We serve the best tacos in town! We would love to show you why!
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Mickey Finn's Brewery
Neighborhood brewery producing ales & lagers & offering a family-friendly menu & regular live music.
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North Shore Distillery
We offer delicious, unique cocktails made with fresh juices and classic technique, as well as tastings of our spirits and light snacks. Our distillery store offers most of our spirits by the bottle, as well as distillery gear, cocktail making tools, mixers, artisan syrups and more:
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O'Toole's Libertyville
The third addition to O'Toole's Pub Group, O'Toole's of Libertyville is a gastropub that boasts 48 beers on tap, private party rooms and an extensive wine and craft cocktail menu to compliment our chef-driven menu.
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Oaken Bar + Bistro at The Forrester Hotel
A modern, upscale bistro and bar now open in Conway Park. The menu is strong and bold, where worldly flavors meet responsible, local ingredients creating a thoughtfully adventurous menu that, like tree rings, will grow and change seasonally.
The sleek lounge features a signature herbal cocktail...
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Oliverii North
Founder, Guido Oliverii opened Oliverii North in Antioch during the Spring of 2005.

Since that time, local residents and visitors have found a new love, Abruzzese Italian Cuisine and a warm and convivial place to relax and enjoy. Oliverii North has a warm and inviting atmosphere in the heart of...
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Park Street Craft Kitchen + Bar
Dine under low-light in the cozy dining room or relax in the vintage-modern bar while sipping on a handcrafted cocktail, artisan wine or one of the 20 craft beers on draft.
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Parkway Grill at Marriott Suites
The Parkway Grill provides daily meal service for breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a casual setting with an American flare.
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Primo Italian American Cuisine
Winner of Daily Herald Reader's Choice Awards Best Restaurant, Best Steakhouse, Best Italian Restaurant, Best Seafood Best Vegetarian Cuisine, Best Martini
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Ravinia Brewing Co.
Community-focused Brewery and Tasting Room featuring Mexican Street Food menu, Family-Friendly Beer Garden, full bar, and wide variety of fresh, local, highly acclaimed beers. Sunday brunch. Takeout available.
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Rivalry Alehouse
A brewpub and eatery specializing in American, German, and Irish foods, with a vast lineup of craft ales. Includes a climate-controlled beer garden open year-round and rooftop dining with outdoor patio.
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Scotty's on 21
Scotty’s American Grill menu offers something delicious for everyone, from timeless comfort food to new American classics. Look to our wine list, dominated by California & Washington varietals, for a perfect pairing.
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Shanty South
Family owned barbecue restaurant serving up house-smoked meats. Enjoy ribs, brisket, pulled pork and more in a cozy, rustic atmosphere.
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Sweet Home Gelato - Libertyville
Our premium, hand-crafted gelato is made fresh daily, in small batches for superior quality and with the finest ingredients for bold, vibrant flavor. Gelato is softer, smoother, denser and has less fat than ice cream!
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The Chatter Box of Long Grove
At the Chatterbox we are a bit out of the box! We serve cold craft beers, amazing food, and wonderful handcrafted cocktails, all in our rustic barn.
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The Chocolate Sanctuary
Opened in 2015, The Chocolate Sanctuary celebrates the cocoa bean in its many forms. Brunch, lunch and dinner selections include a variety of beautifully plated main courses, appetizers, drinks and desserts that incorporate the restaurant’s namesake ingredient alongside delicious options where...
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The Claim Company of Vernon Hills
Our claim to fame "The Motherlode", a build your own gourmet hamburger. Also known for our 70+ ingredients on our build-your-own salad bar. And much more!
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The Gallery
We are a fine art gallery & restaurant.
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The Joyful Gourmet
Beautiful things for your kitchen to make cooking and hosting easier & more fun. Demonstration kitchen for classes, chef-side dining events, and small group event space (up to 25 people). Come have some fun!
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The Latte Cafe and Bakery
Handcrafted espresso, bubble tea, scratch baked pastries, and made-to-order sandwiches and salads.
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The Lodge of Antioch
The Lodge of Antioch is a great American bar and restaurant with a northwoods-feel located in the center of downtown Antioch on the Main Street. It serves weekend breakfast, daily lunch and dinner, coffee and drinks. Live music, special events, outdoor seating with pet-friendly environment, takeout, catering.
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The Shanty Restaurant
Respect for tradition, the local community, and a creative take on food, beverage, and private events are the foundation of The Shanty and our Shanty culture. Our restaurant has been a gathering place for neighborhood locals to eat, drink, and socialize for over 100 years. As the community of...
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Timothy O'Toole's Pub Lake Villa
Family restaurant and sports bar with 24 beers on tap, scratch kitchen and 28 flatscreens. Located in the heart of Lake Villa, Illinois.
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Timothy O’Toole’s Pub Gurnee
Timothy O'Toole's Pub is Gurnee's favorite neighborhood gathering place and sports bar! Family owned and operated since 2009.
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Tony Cannoli
Our signature, crunchy bubble-free shells are hand rolled in house using specific techniques, and the freshest ingredients. Upon order, all our cannoli and cannoli-themed desserts are filled to ensure a fresh, crunchy shell.
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Wild Onion Brewery & Banquets
Every week we change our selections for beers to keep things interesting. Check out what’s on our beer menu this week.
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Wildberry Restaurant And Cafe
Specializing in gourmet breakfasts, fresh-baked breads, panini sandwiches and much more. Breakfast menu, lunch menu, and a kids menu.
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Wildfire
Indulge on a signature crusted steak, delicious salad or oven-roasted seafood. Enjoy a martini flight, handcrafted beer or one of the fabulous cocktail creations.
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Wright’s Brew & Bistro at Lincolnshire Marriott Resort
Casual bistro fare and rotating taps, highlighted by “Five Eyes” Honey Ale, produced locally using honey from bee hives on the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort property.