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Eddie Merlot's Lincolnshire

185 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3010
+1 847-276-2000
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
185 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3010
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our meal was excellent and the service, provided by Miguel was outstanding. We enjoyed dinner with our 95 year old Aunt and not once did we feel rushed. Thank you for the enjoyable experience.

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was great! We had a team dinner there this week. Steak for half and fish for the other half. One Planked Salmon (thumbs up), one Bass (2 thumbs up), Brandy RibEye (me, awesome) and some Fillet Trios - all were perfect! Lots of...More

Thank Dutchgirl27
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We have been to Eddie Merlot's several times and have never been disappointed with the quality of the food or service. The steaks are juicy and flavorful, and the non steak entrees are also really good. There are fish and vegetarian options and there is...More

Thank Lawrence V
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This was our 31st Wedding Anniversary-a very special time for my Husband and me. So we went to a very special restaurant to celebrate-Eddie Merlot's of Lincolnshire. Every expectation was met and was exceeded. From the valet who was very friendly and warm-invited in as...More

Thank 584pattil
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We returned to Eddie Merlot's in Lincolnshire for a special anniversary dinner and were not disappointed. We had eaten there previously and while the prices are pretty high (especially for the steaks), we wanted to return to what has been some of the best service...More

Thank 2thjockey
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The food and service at this restaurant were just marvelous. The decor is just a bit over the top but acceptable. I had a wonderful martini, some marvelous plump and juicy oysters and a fabulous steak with outstanding hash brown potatoes. My wife started with...More

Thank oldergent
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We had an enjoyable dinner at Eddie Merlot which included a salmon entree and a sea bass entree. Both were very good. Service was professional, and the atmosphere was elegant. We would gladly return to this restaurant.

Thank betty485
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My wife invited two friends and they surprised me on my birthday. Have been here a couple of times before and really enjoy it. Restaurant has very impressive interior design, yet our favorite is the bar. We had an excellent meal and cocktails. As always,...More

Thank FunlovingJohn
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We had a reservation for 5.30pm. We promptly seated and hot bread came on the table as we contemplate the menu. For starters we had oysters which were delicious hot shrimps and red snappers / salmon. The ceasars salad was shared by all which was...More

Thank Manjari7
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Eddie Merlot's is a good place for special occasions, it is hard to get out of place for less than $100 for a couple even without drinks or wine. The service is generally good through it seems to slow down at the end of the...More

Thank barrynoah
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17 December 2015|
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Response from biztravelerChicago | Reviewed this property |
The bar is fairly quiet during the week, but there's live entertainment on the weekend, so it's noisy. Not sure how small your small group is, but when you make your reservation, you can ask to be seated in one of the... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Valet Parking, Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3010
    (Old Half Day Rd.)
  • Public Transportation: Pace - local stops on Milwaukee Ave
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lincolnshire
  • Phone Number: +1 847-276-2000
A word from Eddie Merlot's - Lincolnshire Eddie Merlot's Prime-aged Beef and Seafood starts with U.S.D.A. Prime Beef and the freshest seafood. Eddie Merlot's has created one of the hottest concepts today; the wine bar provides more than 75 wines by the glass and a very extensive reserve wine collection by the bottle. The bar is stocked with all of the finest spirits and after dinner cordials and Cognacs. Eddie Merlot's boasts a contemporary but stunningly elegant interior design and atmosphere—where guests can have fun, relax and enjoy listening to up-tempo music, while dressed in business or casual attire.
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