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Kona Grill

940 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3839
+1 847-955-1210
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Sushi, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
940 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3839
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just went to dinner and sat at the bar. The food was pretty good. The Cubano was pretty tasty sandwich. Miso soup was tasty. Unfortunately, the bartender was not great. She had that never “look any further than she had to” & a bit of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GB7855
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Service was hit-or-miss. Saw our server only a few times; saw the manager & bus boy more. Don't know why service wasn't that great; the restaurant was pretty much empty except for us, but then became more crowded as we were ready to leave. Food...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ieduca8
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Had a business dinner here, the food was quite good, the service excellent. I was particularly struck by the fact that when cleaning under the tables, the young lady used a powerful flashlight to make sure she got it all. I had the umami flatbread...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rosyd373
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Love this place for the happy hour food and drink specials. The specials are only for the bar and bar seating area, and it can get crowded but it's worth the wait for half price drinks and appetizers. The food is excellent!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Illinois_Jim1
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

My family recently enjoyed a fun birthday celebration at this location. We had never been to this chain and were very pleasantly surprised at the delicious selection of sushi and other Asian specialties. We feasted on calamari and pot sticker appetizers, and ordered chicken stir...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dnh1940
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

I always really enjoy my meals here, but I wish they offered more vegetarian and specifically vegan options. The vegetarian roll is my favorite thing to order and the oriental salad is fantastic. Have been here a few times, but the service was particularly slow...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank StephanieP261
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Their supposed signature sushi roll is a tad measly and not professionally done. Freshness just OK. Why bother?

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 849bisons
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This was the 1st and last time we will be visiting the Kona Grill. I’m sorry to say that I can’t think of anything good about this restaurant. There were 5 of us at dinner and not one of us enjoyed our food. The meals...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Patti2
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This was a nice surprise and delicious business lunch. The choices all sounded great so I asked the waitress for advice and she helped us select the salmon salad and one of the bowls for 2 ladies to share. It was plenty and really delicious!...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Diane P
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Delicious sushi sashimi rolls, service can be improved, ambience can be enhanced for freshness. Overall great place for chatting.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mt_wmc
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Penny K
26 July 2015|
Response from barrynoah | Reviewed this property |
They offer a cocktail and sip list but need to go to the location for more details in person on the list of red wines
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 940 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3839
    (Aptatisik Road and Milwaukee)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lincolnshire
  • Phone Number: +1 847-955-1210
  • E-mail
Kona Grill was built on Exceptional Experiences and meals that create memories. Our global menu features contemporary American favorites, award-winning sushi, and specialty cocktails — all made from scratch using only the freshest ingredients. While the places that inspire our cuisine may be far away, a welcoming place that offers inspiring food, ultimate hospitality, and diverse choices is right around the corner.
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