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Miramar Bistro

301 Waukegan Ave, Highwood, IL 60040-1312
+1 847-433-1078
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (11 reviews)
“onion soup” (8 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (5 reviews)
Open Now
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm Hours
French, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
301 Waukegan Ave, Highwood, IL 60040-1312
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Celebrated our grandson's graduation here with family from 11 to 80 in age. All loved their dinners. Wait staff was so accommodating starting at the bar where we were given tastes of the wines to pick the one we liked the best. Typical bistro menu...More

Thank Sparky399
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there to celebrate our sons birthday. Cocktails and cheese platter were okay but the artichoke was served cold and just so so. The highlight was the onion soup and gnocchi, as the crab cake was just fair. The steak entree although ordered medium...More

Thank Raphael L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant continues to be one of our favorites in the area. The ambiance, the service, and most importantly the consistent high quality menu items never disappoint. The entire staff is warm, friendly, and attentive. By now I have eaten just about every regular menu...More

Thank Illinoiswine123
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing and over priced brunch. No oysters as advertised and a limited selection at best. Service was far superior to the food.

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

I have little words to say how perfect was my Sunday lunch at Miramar. I had the bouillabaisse, some french fries and an apple tart. Everything was absolutely perfect, the food, the service, the place, the music and the virgin mojito they prepared for me....More

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Gabe has the best trained staff and the food is always spot on. Always order a Mojito you will not be disappointed. Have a great evening with Gabe and his team!!!

Thank R7572TGneils
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The high prices may have to do with the place being in Highwood. Several of us had steak frites an the mustard sauce was truly exceptionally. There were six of us and most ordered a dish of their own preference. The place is clean and...More

Thank Noel J
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a good place to go when you want to feel like you're on holiday in a foreign country. The design concept is a fancy french restaurant that has gone a little to seed, There's purposefully chipped tiles, darkened metal ceiling, slightly distressed woods....More

Thank pochejlee
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The total on the bill at the end of the meal may shock you. The food, drinks, service, and atmosphere are super, but the prices seem very high.

Thank cwgreene
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We've been to Miramar on several occasions over the past few months and we always have a good experience. The food is good and the staff is super attentive. One of our favorites... we'll be back soon...

Thank M7648WJ
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29 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from JBVO | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Sorry!
Don B
9 March 2017|
Response from MiramarBistro |
Hello! We can make additions, subtractions and modifications to any of our dishes to accomodate for any type of allergy. See you soon! Miramar Bistro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Waukegan Ave, Highwood, IL 60040-1312
    (Highwood Ave)
  • Public Transportation: Metra Train is one block from the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highwood
  • Phone Number: +1 847-433-1078
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