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The Tavern

519 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
+1 847-367-5755
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Gluten Free Options
519 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My client recommended this restaurant. I visited on a Thursday evening. Initially I was seated downstairs and realized that the menu I looked at online was served upstairs I was graciously moved upstairs once an available was confirmed. The food was delicious. I had the...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The French Onion soup was lovely. Five in total dining. All five with soup, five steaks, three entrees and three dessert, Bill was $250.00-$300.00. Sides are ala carte. There are some entrees with sides like Steak Pommes Frites on the daily special menu. Everyone enjoyed...More

Thank Mica_10
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Love coming here with a group - you can only get a reservation upstairs, but if you can secure a table downstairs they have a different menu. We like to get a platter of chicken, a platter of steak, and a platter of shrimp to...More

Thank Carrie E
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We always go upstairs at the Tavern for our anniversary dinner. We had the red snapper and the filet with foie gras, both were excellent. I have eaten here many times but this was the first time I realized their more expensive wines are not...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Nice upscale menu. shares the kitchen with Firken, so can include your Firken favorites. Can also include great steak with a la carte sides.

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Really enjoyed the staff and service here as along with the food. Best Ribeye in the area and very solid wine list! Excellent and very friendly staff. Very unique decor.

Thank gdcouffer
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The Steaks were succulent. The extensive Wine and Spirits list made after dinner drinks a necessity.

Thank Valleye
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This small restaurant never disappoints us. The space is decorated in a unique way -- carved bars both downstairs in the casual eatery and upstairs in more formal setting. Unusual lighting, mirrors and knickknacks adorn the ceiling and walls. The ambience is a welcome space,...More

Thank davidkH1778KL
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I love this place for really great and friendly atmosphere!!!! Vine and steak is unbelievable and incredibly delicious !!!!! Rich is fantastic guy who knows vine really well and always gives you exactly what you need and what you exactly want !!! Thank u very...More

1  Thank Artem L
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Love the Tavern! A great spot to meet friends for a pre or post dinner cocktail. We have tried the small plates and dessert, but really love the cocktails they serve. Atmosphere is funky and comfortable.

Thank luv2tvlwithkids
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Mike D
7 September 2017|
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Response from davidkH1778KL | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Main dining room is upstairs, and the restaurant has no elevator. The same food is available downstairs, but it is noisier and can be crowded there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 519 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
  • Public Transportation: The restaurant is one-and-a-half blocks south of the Libertyville station on the Metra Milwaukee District North Line: http://metrarail.com/Sched/md_n/md_n.shtml
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 847-367-5755
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