Lake County Restaurant Week

Lake County Restaurant Week

Ten Days to Savor is back this May 14-23, featuring the best variety of unique venues and delicious dishes across 20+ communities. Find great meal deals and value combinations, while experiencing new flavors at over 60 restaurants.

View all the special menus and offers at VisitlakeCounty.org. Then “Check-In to Win”, and when you dine at 3 or more locations you’ll be entered to win an Overnight Package with Golf for Two at the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort and Crane’s landing Golf Course, plus Gift Cards from participating restaurants.

Lake County Restaurant Week

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  • Explore the best restaurants in Lake County

How this Pass Works

Step 1 - Get Your Pass

This mobile exclusive passport is a collection of curated restaurants to redeem during your visit. 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, simply press check-in on your pass. Check into 3 or more restaurants for your chance to win a prize! You will need to turn on your location services in your phone and be inside the restaurant in order to check-in.

Included Venues

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129 Center Cut
An upscale steakhouse located in charming downtown Grayslake. They serve a great selection of steak cuts, seafood, artisanal wood fired-pizzas, pastas, and a full bar and great wine selection.
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Barnwood Restaurant At Great Wolf Lodge
Located inside Great Wolf Lodge, Barnwood Restaurant offers all the best in small, shareable plates and craft cocktails in a fully-themed rustic setting. Open for dinner, it offers all the best in small, shareable plates and craft cocktails in a fully-themed rustic setting.
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Beelow's Steakhouse
Casual American eatery with a menu of steak & seafood, a full bar & seasonal open-air dining.
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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
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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Bontà
Stop by Bonta Pizzeria & Restaurant and enjoy one of the handmade gourmet pizzas and calzones baked in the wood burning brick oven. Handmade ravioli and gnocchi. All the food is prepared to order with seasonal and fresh imported and local ingredients. Enjoy dinner with us and friends. And, don't...
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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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Chessie's Restaurant
Chessie's was built around Barrington's former train station and features a unique dining experience in a vintage Illinois Central railroad dining car. The menu ranges from appetizers to salads, sandwiches, pasta, fresh fish, and USDA-choice steaks. Daily specials including Burger Tuesday, Friday...
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Chicago Pizza Co.
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 Restaurant
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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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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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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Giordano's - Gunree
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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Golden Corral Buffet & Grill
Golden Corral offers the biggest and best buffet and grill available anywhere.

The famous buffet contains an array of food choices including hot meat options, pasta, pizza, fresh vegetables, salad bar and a selection of carved meats at dinner and on Sundays.
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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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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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Jimmy's Charhouse
It's home to the most delicious steaks and chops prepared and served fresh. Four-star dining at its best and great place to bring your family and friends.
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Kuma's Corner
Burgers loaded with many delicious toppings, Kuma's draws influences from their love of meat and heavy metal, Kuma's Corner is a hardcore burger bar with a unique spin on typical dining.
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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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Lucky Burger & Grill
Serving locally-sourced, quality, always fresh, never frozen classic and mouthwatering specialty burgers. Classic sides include daily hand-cut fries and made-to-order hand-dipped shakes.
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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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Maggiano's of Vernon Hill
Visit Maggiano's at Hawthorn Center for scratch-made Italian food in Vernon Hills, just like Nonna used to make.

Join us for brunch, lunch, or dinner and savor the rich flavors of Littly Italy, or enjoy a quick antipasti and glass of wine during happy hour!

Whether you're looking for a private...
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Magnolia Cafe and Bakery at Lambs Farms
Country-style restaurant open for breakfast and lunch, offering a variety of breakfast items, a weekend breakfast brunch and regular and healthy lunch meals.
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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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Mambo Italiano
For 15 years, we have been keeping Italian tradition alive for the generations to come through the Mambo Italiano Ristorante. Every meal is prepared with care and the freshest ingredients, because we want to nourish your bodies and souls at our family table.
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Miramar Bistro
A staple of the Highwood dining experience since 2005. Offering a blend of family-friendly cooking and distinguished fine dining to the bustling North Shore area. Guests can enjoy a traditional French bistro infused with the lost in time cuisine of Cuba.
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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
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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Onion Pub & Brewery
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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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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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
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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Route 41 Roadhouse
Bar & Grill, American Restaurant and Burger Restaurant
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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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Scotty's On Sheridan
Scotty's On Sheridan combines comfort, class, and truly delicious flavors for a unique dining experience in historical Highwood, IL.
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SLYCE coal fired pizza company
We have preserved the art of making hand crafted artisanal coal fired pizzas. Our mission is simple: Have a simple menu that allows us to focus special attention to every ingredient that comes into our building. We choose and use the best quality ingredients possible.
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SLYCE Coal Fired Pizza Company
We have preserved the art of making hand crafted artisanal coal fired pizzas. Our mission is simple: Have a simple menu that allows us to focus special attention to every ingredient that comes into our building. We choose and use the best quality ingredients possible.
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SLYCE Coal Fired Pizza Company - Highwood
We have preserved the art of making hand crafted artisanal coal fired pizzas. Our mission is simple: Have a simple menu that allows us to focus special attention to every ingredient that comes into our building. We choose and use the best quality ingredients possible.
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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 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 Port Of Peri Peri
A Potruguese restaurant with fresh, made-to-order ingredients including grilled chicken, burgers, pitas, wraps and more. Eat in or take-out.
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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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Townee Square Restaurant
A cozy, comfy eatery that serves classic American breakfast and lunch; omelets, pancakes, sandwiches and hamburgers.
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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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Win Win Restaurant and Bar
We are a contemporary American restaurant featuring Chef-crafted interpretations of both American and Mexican dishes. Our bar features creative craft cocktails, local beers, and wine selection. Certified bartenders deliver education and recommendations for both experienced bourbon aficionados and novices alike.
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Wright's Brew & Bistro
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.
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Zin GastroPub
Zin combines great wines crafted by small family vineyards, local beers and hand crafted spirits with the best farm to table, locally sourced food available. Our chef has done an outstanding job of creating a fun, tasty and unique menu that is meant to be shared. Our kitchen creates, what we feel...
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