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Jolane's Cafe

1100 Milwaukee Ave, Located next to Abt Electronics in the Design Center at Abt., Glenview, IL 60025-2418
+1 847-375-6986
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (36 reviews)
“popovers” (9 reviews)
“goulash” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1100 Milwaukee Ave, Located next to Abt Electronics in the Design Center at Abt., Glenview, IL 60025-2418
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been to Jolanes several times in the past years. The menu does have subtle changes. But it still has a great selection of great food at good price points. I had the Tuscan chicken and it was very good. I would have preferred a...More

Thank erichlaumer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our "go to" restaurant, since it is close to our residence and they have the best coffee. No doubt this is another great dinning experience. All of our dishes were made to perfection and to our orders. The coffee were fill to the...More

Thank Barnett F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were shopping @ ABT next door & decided to stop for lunch. Trendy one of a kind restaurant. Service was very good. Deb had soup & turkey/guac. 1/2 sandwich which was excellent, more than enough. I had the goulash. Not the best. This restaurant...More

Thank Ed N
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Service is always slow . Place was half empty and it was still slow. Getting a cocktail took forever. Spaetzle was greasy and way over cooked. I would give it a 2 out of 5. Stars 2.

Thank botts49
Reviewed 23 May 2017

European flavor restaurant great for lunch in the atrium. Excellent salads, albeit large, and sandwiches. Plenty for to go box. Drinks at night are pricy for area. In a strip shopping center so can be hard to find at first.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I find it hard to categorize this restaurant. I think that it is wanting to be cool and trendy but its location and decor just don't mesh. Nestled among a commercial business complex, it's not a place I would choose for a romantic night with...More

Thank Hpmicks
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is a relatively new restaurant, and we stopped there for lunch while in Glenview, IL.. Pleasantly surprised at the upscale atmosphere, Service was excellent. Even though it was lunch time, wait staff were very pleasant and helpful. The meals had a great presentation, and...More

Thank damare
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Ladies' lunch: one gluten free, one vegetarian, one craving meat -- all very hungry. Everybody goes home happy (each with a complimentary chocolate).

Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I've been to Jolane's multiple times for dinner with husband and with friends (or for complimentary coffee when shopping at Abt). The items I've had are full of flavor and prepared well. The schnitzel is crispy and warm, and the steak medallions with spaetzel are...More

Thank Cindy65
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Friends and I love going to Jolanes for dinner. The service is wonderful. The glassed dining area offers a quiet peaceful view in a cluttered busy area of Glenview.

Thank Kathy B
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Questions & Answers
16 November 2016|
Response from Katie D | Property representative |
We are locally owned by the Abt Family. We do have gift cards available in any denomination. If you are not in the area, you can always order a gift card over the phone and we can mail it to either you or the recipient.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 Milwaukee Ave, Located next to Abt Electronics in the Design Center at Abt., Glenview, IL 60025-2418
    (Milwaukee and Zenith)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glenview
  • Phone Number: +1 847-375-6986
  • E-mail
Jolane's Restaurant & Bar in Glenview features exclusive contemporary cuisine with a European flair along with artesian libations. Patrons can enjoy one of the weekly dinner or lunch specials and a glass of our proudly hand selected wine in the intimate dining room, or elegant, sun-soaked conservatory. The unique menu is derived from high quality ingredients and is complemented by the dedicated service of each employee. Whether it's lunch or dinner, with close friends or a party; Jolane's is the perfect balance of comfort and sophistication. We also have free Wi-Fi and a kids menu for our younger guests.
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