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Cafe Pyrenees

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1762 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1317 (137 and 21)
+1 847-362-2233
Tue - Sat 16:00 - 21:30
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Chicago, Illinois
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The salmon and chicken pot-pie were outstanding. Our waiter friendly and efficient. We learned while we were there that he owner does many charitable acts of kindness and generosity. When we walked in, there were stacks of diapers against one wall, that patrons brought in that would be donated to charity and on another table- can goods. So wonderful to... More 

Thank Mary58th
Algonquin, Illinois
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71 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Cafe for lunch around the holidays, although the food was good, it was dead. We were the only ones there for at least an hour. So I would recommend going for dinner so you can get a better experience

Thank conquin
Deerfield, Illinois
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119 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I've gone to this restaurant since they were in Vernon Hills. It's good but not as good as their past or their potential. With the lack of French restaurants this fair north of Chicago it fills a niche. Not really a go to place for me but sometimes I need a bistro fix.so if you really want very good or... More 

Thank jps819
Fox Lake, Illinois
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52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

I walked in to celebrate my anniversary and was told it would be 75 minute wait. If the line was out the door and people hustling I would have considered waiting. However only one couple was standing and waiting, the bar was empty and there were at least 4 to 5 empty tables that I could actually see. I handed... More 

2 Thank Andrew C
Libertyville, Illinois
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Wow! What a discovery we made a couple of years ago. Although located in a strip mall you would never know it inside. Outstanding service with fine french cuisine delivered consistantly. The owners are always on premesis to ensure an excellent dining experience each night. Don't miss Cafe Pyrenees.

2 Thank Richard B
Hinsdale, Illinois
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

We were able to meet long-time friends at this restaurant one evening. We were seated in a quiet room where we enjoyed a wonderful 3-course meal, good wine, attentive service and conversation for as long as we cared to stay. Very much wish there was a Cafe Pyrenees in the southwest suburbs!

2 Thank Mary W
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Went her for a business function. The steak was perfectly cooked. The atmosphere is exactly what you would expect for a french themed restaurant. The owner told me to try the "hockey puck" for dessert. It was really tasty!

2 Thank Djpotatohead
Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Met a friend here and had a wonderful dinner. The food was delicious. Especially enjoyed their early bird dinner special that was three wonderful courses at a great price. Service was outstanding. Nice wine selection. A great place for a relaxing dinner, to enjoy fantastic food and service. Highly recommend!

1 Thank BusinessTraveler441
Libertyville, Illinois
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

We were given a $100 gift certificate to the restaurant and went on a weeknight. Warmly greeted, sat down and found the atmosphere pleasant but subdued. Reasonable service. Very good special on wine by the glass with a nice pinot noir served. Bread was good but not excellent. Then came their specialty seafood platter: average at best with the scallops... More 

Thank 1031JayC
San Antonio, Texas
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

although it is in a strip mall, Cafe Pyrenees is a wonderful restaurant, highlighting the foods of southern France and northern Spain. The chef/owner prepares his meals by hand, his wife is hostess, somellier, and wait staff. We were looking for a special experience, to celebrate our daughters graduation from US Navy boot camp, and the reviews of Cafe Pyrenees... More 

2 Thank Greg G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1762 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1317
    (137 and 21)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 847-362-2233

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?