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The English Room

255 East Illinois Road, The Deer Path Inn, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1953
+1 847-234-2280
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
255 East Illinois Road, The Deer Path Inn, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1953
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Special place to celebrate! The Deerpath Inn is a beautiful spot for any meal. Great food. Beautiful decor. Feels like your on a special vacation.

Thank Alice L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in the city and was reluctant to try a restaurant in the suburbs (sorry) but we had an event to attend nearby. I will have to say that this was an excellent find and we will definitely return Our service was impeccable and...More

Thank Valeriaann
DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The English Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for this wonderful review of your recent experience at the Deer Path Inn! We love to hear from guests who join us from the city, no matter the occasion. Please do join us again soon, perhaps even for a "stay-cation"! Cheers!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I couldn't have asked for a Lovelier way to spend a rainy day in Lake Forest. The English Room was bright, warm and inviting. Welcomed by their courteous staff curbside, only to be outdone by their delightful Hostess, Marianne, waiting for us in the English...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The English Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your rainy day experience at the Deer Path Inn; we too think it is a lovely place to while away bad weather! Thank you for your lovely comments regarding your dining experience. Please join us again...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun atmosphere outside is September as every table has its own fire pit. Food was also delicious. Somewhat expensive but worth it. My daughter loved the blanket on each chair and the staff was very pleasant. For the old English style, the patio felt very...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The English Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your experience. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed the elements of our outdoor seating. We do want to be sure that you've shared this experience with the right location. While we do have an outdoor fireplace and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we ate outside under the stars in the cozy courtyard. there was a chill in the air but they had outdorr heaters that were very effective. our meal and service was outstanding. enrique (hnry) and miguel were some of the best servers/bus people we've ever...More

Thank 718steve
DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The English Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at the English Room! We are so glad that you were able to enjoy another dinner in our lovely Garden before the chilly weather arrives! Please join us again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The English Room is a charming, formal-looking restaurant in the Deer Path Inn. Walking through the English Room, there is a lovely sunroom which faces the outdoor patio dining area. We ate in the sunroom, which is less formal than the English Room. The menu...More

Thank LCL-travels
DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The English Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience in the English Room! We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed every aspect of our Four Diamond service and culinary offerings, and hope you will join us again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the beet salad with goat cheese - delicious. My companion had the french onion soup, which looked like pure cheesy deliciousness!

Thank Kimmarie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our early weekday lunch in this lovely, elegant dining room in the Deerpath Inn was a pleasure. We enjoyed the steak with fries and the warm rolls--absolutely delicious. Our waiter, Henry, was so friendly, interesting and helpful. He helped make our lunch even more special.

Thank 91paulkat
DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The English Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your luncheon experience in the English Room at the Deer Path Inn! Please join us again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here we have a combination of delightful surroundings reminiscent of an old Scottish Manor - American Style! The food is incredibly good - we had breakfast and everything was as perfect as you could wish. We sat in the conservatory area and the winter sun...More

Thank Peter N
DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The English Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your breakfast experience in the English Room at the Deer Path Inn! Please join us again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No matter which restaurant you go to in deer path inn you won't be disappointed. The English room is a beautiful setting inside the dining room or on the veranda. Delicious upscale fare however it is expensive. A great romantic evening The pub has delicious...More

Thank MerryMar2015
DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The English Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you! We are glad to hear that you enjoy every aspect of your dining experiences in all three of our dining outlets. Please join us again soon! Cheers!

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Coyite54
1 June 2017|
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Response from DPI-Management | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! Our Afternoon Tea at the Deer Path Inn is $45 for adults (including a glass of the house Champagne), and $25 for children 12 years and under. It is offered Tuesday through Saturday, with seatings... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 East Illinois Road, The Deer Path Inn, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1953
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 847-234-2280
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