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1631 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4504
+1 847-868-8945
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb meatballs” (50 reviews)
“flat bread” (13 reviews)
“salad” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 2:30 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1631 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4504
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

Great seats before the sous chef, providing a view of how a kitchen works. The food, cooked mostly in an open oven, was delicious, the service was attentive, and the atmosphere was warm.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dick M
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We had dinner with our college son on a Sunday. The staff were friendly and attentive. Many people helped us and brought us ordered items. The food was tasty and delicious. A great choice but reservations are suggested.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Q8730YMsharonm
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Wow! It was a lovely place to have a wedding rehearsal dinner. Food was served family style at the tables. Ours was a table of five with ten tables all together. We were in a room by ourselves and taken care of royally. So much...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bunni65
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Entering Found, I "found" myself smiling. The decor when viewed piece by piece makes no sense, yet when put together, it is a wonderful meld of modern, retro and international design. They intend it to be a trip back into the 60's, which it is,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ProfessorOnzaga
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

All very happy. Not an extensive menu but plenty of good selections. Generally a sharing theme. Enough choices for our family vegetarian. After a bit, manager came over to say the 20 oz. Steak was not up to par. So we could either order something...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Marlene S
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We came to Found with a friend we had not seen for several years. Thankfully he was willing to share plates. Sharing is recommended here. I can highly recommend the roasted cauliflower, beet salad, and Salmon. Take note the salmon filet split between three people...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gmanbumpy
Reviewed 10 September 2018

While in town for a couple of days, I decided to try Found for dinner. Evanston does not lack quality dining options, but I was told the locals have been flocking to Found as though it were the only game in town. On weekends, two-hour...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank SheldonHW
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Found was a wonderful dining experience. Such an eclectic, relaxed environment! Chairs of all types, wall hangings, plants, lights - you feel like you are transported somewhere else. The food was very good as well. The star if you can believe it was the bread...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank David_Morrison_1152
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Usually 5 star for bread and circuses. But last two times, the circus fell flat...meals were late and did not arrive together. Then one had to be returned because it did not follow cooking preferences.... this happened on two different occasions.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Marita K
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I went to Found with a couple of friends for early dinner. We got there around 5:30 pm and the restaurant already started getting busy.. The restaurant decor simple and nice with a lot of space between tables. The foos was good; we ordered the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank True-advice-1A
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NUmom16
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Response from ctmWilmette_IL | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1631 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4504
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-868-8945
  • E-mail
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