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$$ - $$$
American, Southwestern, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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481 Peterson Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048-1009
+1 847-549-1972
11:00 - 01:00
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Libertyville, Illinois
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

The food is delicious as well as a nice value. Large portions so you never leave feeling deprived. Also, good desserts. The servers are very attentive and the drinks are not overpriced. Lots of local people so very friendly!

Thank mkepler
Mark K, Owner at Austin's, responded to this review

Mkepler, Im very happy you enjoyed your visit to Austin's, it always nice to read when people enjoy not only the food but also the service and the nice customers that dine here. We hope to se you again soon. Thank you, Mark Khayat/Owner More 

Libertyville, Illinois
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I've been going to Austins for years. The owners are consistently improving the customer experience, the ambiance has continually been upgraded, and the menu is vast and overall very good. Whether you are taking the kids out to the Kids Eat Free night or going with the guys after a softball game, Austins is a great host!

Mark K, Owner at Austin's, responded to this review

Wow!! thank you taking notice that we work very hard on Austin's cleanness and our ongoing building improvements. Always at the top of our list is the food and the experience during you visit, thank you for taking the time to let us know we are doing a great job. Thank you, Mark Khayat/Owner More 

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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome for family dinners, or just a hang out place with friends. They have a nice large menu, so anybody can find something for themselves. Prices are very reasonable and portions are large. At least twice a year some one from our family has their birthdays here.

Thank Anulka1983
Management response:

Thank you for choosing Austin's for your special events, we pride ourselves on our menu diversity and very much enjoy the whole family dinners. Thank you for being a loyal customer, we hope to see you again soon. Mark Khayat, Owner More 

Mundelein, Illinois
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264 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 341 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I love it when I find a great place close to home. The food was way better than I expected. I ordered the turkey burger and it was seasoned and moist. I usually don't find that combination in a turkey burger. I cheated on my diet and ordered the beignets all I can say it was worth it. I only... More 

1 Thank Stephanie C
Management response:

Stephanie, Thank you for giving Austin's a chance, I very happy to hear you enjoyed your experience. We continue to work with our staff and will do so until you give us a 5 star rating. Thank you, Mark Khayat\Owner. More 

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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

A group of us wanted a late breakfast on a Sunday -- we tried a local place known for pancakes, but the line was practically out the door. No Thanks. We went to Austins, prepared to do lunch instead, and there was a breakfast menu!!! I had a wonderful omelet, and the 9 grain bread was perfect. Others at the... More 

Thank carolec138
Libertyville, Illinois
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85 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I've enjoyed all my visits to Austin's either with the kids/family or to catch up with friends. Solid menu with lots of choices. Like the atmosphere when I want to escape the daily grind. Really hoping to catch a band there soon as I have heard good things about venue from friends. I've only had BBQ, sandwiches and such there... More 

Thank Dogger70
Mark K, Owner at Austin's, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to talk about the nice experience you had at Austin's, Im very happy you enjoy our food, I hope you can make it out to experience our venue The Fuel Room which was voted #1 venue in the Chicago land by the peoples choice awards. Thank you, Mark Khayat/Owner More 

Chicago, Illinois
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Took my wife and my parents to Austin's for dinner. I've never been there before for food and boy was I pleasantly surprised. Everything was very good - food and service. Give them a try, I bet you'll enjoy the experience.

Management response:

Thank you for bringing your parents to Austin's, we know this a special time when you get out with Mom and Dad so were very happy you had a chance to see the great food we serve. More 

Algonquin, Illinois
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73 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We went with work colleagues so was glad to see how active it was. The food and selection was great. Good sandwiches and specials. Looking forward to trying it in the summer to sit outside on there patil

Thank conquin
Management response:

Conquin, Thank you for taking a few minutes out of your busy day to review us, we realize you have many choices and work extra hard on the quality and preparation of our product. Saying all that it also has to be affordable, we have been in business for 25 years and have made the necessary pay downs with our... More 

Wixom, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

I visit Austin's on occasion each time I travel to Chicago city for business, and it is worth the extra few minutes driving to Libertyville from downtown. Their food is phenominal, the burgers are more than filling, most recent visit treated myself to a steak for lunch, asked for medium/well done and honestly could've used a butterknife to cut it,... More 

Thank nnederlandselul
Management response:

Wow Thank you!! It's really great to when someone experiences the whole facility. we work very hard on making sure or food is on point, we know when we start with a great product it should end upon perfect. out staff is like an extension of our family thats why my son Derek and Myself don't feel like its work... More 

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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Writing this review gets my mouth watery this place serves the best burgers their drinks are simply the best! Love the atmosphere the staff is great

Thank noesis87
Mark K, Owner at Austin's, responded to this review

Thank you for coming in, I hope your enjoying our holiday decorations and i'm very happy you always enjoy our food. have a great holiday season and I hope Santa is very good to you. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Southwestern, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 481 Peterson Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048-1009
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 847-549-1972

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