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Blind Faith Cafe
Blind Faith Cafe
(857)
$$$$
Vegetarian / Vegan | Evanston, North Suburbs

Excellent place for vegetarian meal. Friendly staff and excellent food with healthy (size and quality) portions. More

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Oceanique
Oceanique
(1155)
$$$$
Seafood | Evanston, North Suburbs

Lovely place for a special occasion. The food was definitely outstanding. The menu is not large with just a very small selecion of fish for a fish restaurant. But, what we ate was absolutely delicious. Wonderful, frienly service. Really a special place. More

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Kansaku
Kansaku
(366)
$$$$
Japanese | Evanston, North Suburbs

Food is excellent plus very nice variety of traditional Japanese dishes like agadashi tofu and donburi-sashimi is fresh and portions ample All in all one of,if not , the top Japanese food destinations in the area More

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Chef's Station
Chef's Station
(747)
$$$$
Contemporary American | Evanston, North Suburbs

Food was excellent. Service was surly, indifferent, inattentive and slow. If I go back, I will request a different waiter and hope for better service. More

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Next of Kin Restaurant
Next of Kin Restaurant
(382)
$$$$
Contemporary American | Evanston, North Suburbs

Had to send back 2 dishes to be done the way they were ordered. More

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The Barn Steakhouse
The Barn Steakhouse
(520)
$$$$
Steakhouse | Evanston, North Suburbs

Wonderful dinner and ambience! Highly recommend More

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NaKorn
NaKorn
(129)
$$$$
Thai | Evanston, North Suburbs

Food made by the chef not only tasty but also give the traditional Thai food a new twist that's innovative. We love the presentation of each dish and the thoughts that go into them. Excellent work by the chef. More

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Hearth
Hearth
(665)
$$$$
Contemporary American | Evanston, North Suburbs

The chef here is outstanding and the service is unbeatable. My go to when I’m in Evanston! More

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The Stained Glass
The Stained Glass
(1479)
$$$$
Contemporary American | Evanston, North Suburbs

Everybody was so nice, the food was delicious and we had a wonderful time! More

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Found Kitchen and Social House
Found Kitchen and Social House
(1021)
$$$$
American | Evanston, North Suburbs

Great steak salad. More

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Tapas Barcelona
Tapas Barcelona
(91)
$$$$
Tapas / Small Plates | Evanston, North Suburbs

Yummy food, incredible sangria, and fair prices! Also, Juan was the MAN. More

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Flat Top Grill - Evanston
Flat Top Grill - Evanston
(80)
$$$$
Contemporary Asian | Evanston, North Suburbs

Love it here always- one of our favorite places. Great food and good amount More

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Farmhouse - Evanston
Farmhouse - Evanston
(996)
$$$$
American | Evanston, North Suburbs

Consistently good option for business lunch. High quality food, attentive service and it's not too loud to have serious conversations. More

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Pete Miller's Seafood and Prime Steak - Evanston
Pete Miller's Seafood and Prime Steak - Evanston
(1940)
$$$$
Steak | Evanston, North Suburbs

We have been wanting to go here once our son started Northwestern. Took him there for graduation. The whole night did not disappoint. The host staff were very enthusiastic and warming. We brought a cake to have and the took it to the kitchen to hold, cut and serve. The food was amazing. One of the best meals meals we have ever had. We will come back next time in Evanston. More

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Terra & Vine
Terra & Vine
(732)
$$$$
Italian | Evanston, North Suburbs

The ambience was wonderful. Relaxed but wonderful character. I wish we had Terra and Vine at our hometown! Perfect to celebrate our son’s graduation! The food was fantastico!!Perfect! More

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Whiskey Thief
Whiskey Thief
(302)
$$$$
American | Evanston, North Suburbs

We had a great dinner, loved the atmosphere and had a great whiskey old fashioned! More

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Red Hot Chilli Pepper
Red Hot Chilli Pepper
(75)
$$$$
Indian | Evanston, North Suburbs

We had dinner with 7 family members, shared dishes, all of which were terrific. Really interesting signature menu. Every diner had a choice of taste from sweet to hot. Healthy choices. More

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Koi Fine Asian Cuisine & Lounge
Koi Fine Asian Cuisine & Lounge
(786)
$$$$
Chinese | Evanston, North Suburbs

We had 8 family members including 3 kids two of which have but allergies. The staff was wonderful and we felt cared for and safe. And the food was - tasty!!! More

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Jilly's Cafe
Jilly's Cafe
(287)
$$$$
French | Evanston, North Suburbs

Got there first thing for Sunday morning brunch. Great time to go if you're not into crowds or noise. Service was friendly but not invasive. Food was excellent, especially given the very affordable prices. Perfect place for you and a friend to catch up. More

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Trattoria Demi
Trattoria Demi
(99)
$$$$
Italian | Evanston, North Suburbs

Food great! We didn't get any bread though. And the bathrooms... More

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The Cellar
The Cellar
(192)
$$$$
Tapas / Small Plates | Evanston, North Suburbs

Fantastic experience & wonderful food & excellent service! More

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Mt. Everest Restaurant
Mt. Everest Restaurant
(55)
$$$$
Indian | Evanston, North Suburbs

excellent all around. attentive service, fun atmosphere. great place to share good indian fare. we'll be back. More

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Rock 'N Ravioli
Rock 'N Ravioli
(223)
$$$$
Italian | Evanston, North Suburbs

Great dinner, great company and the music/dancing is right next door More

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Symphony's Cafe
Symphony's Cafe
(464)
$$$$
American | Evanston, North Suburbs

We were some of the fortunate ones who had made reservations on Father's Day. The unfortunate ones were left to wait at least 30 minutes. The place is not humongous. Word must be getting around that this is one of the cuter places in Evanston for brunch and there's plenty of free parking within a block on a Sunday morning. More

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Bangers & Lace - Evanston
Bangers & Lace - Evanston
(98)
$$$$
American | Evanston, North Suburbs

Half of one of our four entrees was cold, and had to be sent back for reheating. When it returned, the other half had gotten cold! Other than that, the food was very good. More

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Firehouse Grill
Firehouse Grill
(2)
$$$$
American | Evanston, North Suburbs

Always consistent great food and service. Has a lot of different food items and drinks. Friendly staff. More

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Evanston Diners' Choice Winners

Evanston's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Blind Faith Cafe
Blind Faith Cafe
(857)
$$$$
Vegetarian / Vegan | Evanston, North Suburbs

Excellent place for vegetarian meal. Friendly staff and excellent food with healthy (size and quality) portions. More

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Oceanique
Oceanique
(1155)
$$$$
Seafood | Evanston, North Suburbs

Lovely place for a special occasion. The food was definitely outstanding. The menu is not large with just a very small selecion of fish for a fish restaurant. But, what we ate was absolutely delicious. Wonderful, frienly service. Really a special place. More

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Chef's Station
Chef's Station
(747)
$$$$
Contemporary American | Evanston, North Suburbs

Food was excellent. Service was surly, indifferent, inattentive and slow. If I go back, I will request a different waiter and hope for better service. More

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Hearth
Hearth
(665)
$$$$
Contemporary American | Evanston, North Suburbs

The chef here is outstanding and the service is unbeatable. My go to when I’m in Evanston! More

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Kansaku
Kansaku
(366)
$$$$
Japanese | Evanston, North Suburbs

Food is excellent plus very nice variety of traditional Japanese dishes like agadashi tofu and donburi-sashimi is fresh and portions ample All in all one of,if not , the top Japanese food destinations in the area More

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NaKorn
NaKorn
(129)
$$$$
Thai | Evanston, North Suburbs

Food made by the chef not only tasty but also give the traditional Thai food a new twist that's innovative. We love the presentation of each dish and the thoughts that go into them. Excellent work by the chef. More

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Next of Kin Restaurant
Next of Kin Restaurant
(382)
$$$$
Contemporary American | Evanston, North Suburbs

Had to send back 2 dishes to be done the way they were ordered. More

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The Barn Steakhouse
The Barn Steakhouse
(520)
$$$$
Steakhouse | Evanston, North Suburbs

Wonderful dinner and ambience! Highly recommend More

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Flat Top Grill - Evanston
Flat Top Grill - Evanston
(80)
$$$$
Contemporary Asian | Evanston, North Suburbs

Love it here always- one of our favorite places. Great food and good amount More

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Found Kitchen and Social House
Found Kitchen and Social House
(1021)
$$$$
American | Evanston, North Suburbs

Great steak salad. More

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