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Kona Grill

940 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069
+1 847-955-1210
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American, Sushi, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
940 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to Kona many times. Last time 3 of the 4 of us got the Sea Bass, which got raves from all. Seasoned and cooked perfectly and served with a delicious ratatouille- a real treat. I get the Sushi Sampler: 3 pieces Sushi, a...More

Thank Sharon M
Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sharon, thank you for your kind words regarding your visit. I'm happy to hear that you all enjoyed our amazing Sea Bass and were that you were treated to great service as well. I appreciate your business and I hope to meet you in the...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

The server brought out the wrong sushi roll when he arrived with our food, but proceeded to bring us something else to compensate on him. Everything was delicious! Come for the specials, too!More

Thank Karl L
Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

K, thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit. I apologize for the wrong sushi being delivered to your table but it sounds like we were able to meet your satisfaction. I appreciate your business and patience and hope to see you in the...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Seated at 5:45 PM in accordance with reservations made at the last minute on a Friday night. Very attentive Server. Drinks and appetizer (Gouda Dip) were served promptly. Kudo's on the dip with pretzel bread, helpful hint-don't order too large a meal if you have...More

Thank Donna C
Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Donna, Thank you for your kind words regarding your great experience at Kona Grill. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed some of our great apps and salads. I too am a huge fan of the gouda fondue and must share it with my team...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

First time eating at Kona Grill for business meeting. Excellent!! I had the sweet chili glazed Salmon with assorted vegetables. Delicious. Highly recommended!!! The glaze was not what I expected. Very mild, and complemented the Salmon perfectly!!!

Thank Tom R
Bryan H, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words regarding your recent visit to the restaurant. I happy to hear your first visit was a positive one and I hope to see you in here again soon. With regards, Bryan Haverty General Manager Kona Grill, Lincolnshire

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We chose Kona Grill to celebrate my sister's Birthday. We arrived at 3 pm on a Monday. Initially when we arrived there was no hostess in sight. There was another employee near the entrance that never acknowledged us. We could not tell what this person's...More

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Bryan H, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Debby, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit to the restaurant. I have taken the opportunity to read your email and share with my management team the opportunities you described and I can assure you that I will follow up appropriately to ensure...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Went for a birthday celebration dinner last night, 4 adults and 2 kids. We ordered 3 kinds of sushi rolls, one was not what we ordered but all were good. Dinner service was quite odd. 1 of the kid's meals came 10 minutes before anyone...More

Thank Laura V
Bryan H, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit. A very atypical visit to be sure. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the food however I'd be much happier if we had brought everything out as ordered the 1st time. I can assure you...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Went to Kona grill for lunch with 2 colleagues and we were very pleased. Sat in a booth and we had plenty of room, it was quiet enough to have a pleasant conversation, and the food was very good. There is a nice selection and...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

We had a lovely meal on the back enclosed terrace with a fine view of the wetlands behind the place. The sushi was great and 1/2 price before 7 pm!! Can't beat the deal. Service was friendly and fast. We were going to the theater...More

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Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Thank you for your thoughtful and kind review. We appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon. By the way we have happy hour on the patio and in the bar area every day, early and late night, so chances are you will...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great place for drinks and appetizers. The main room has giant flat screens for watching sports, while the small room on the south side of the bar offers a view of a little lake, making for a more relaxing experience.

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Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you for joining us at Kona Grill, Lincolnshire. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the food, drink, and ambiance. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

Went for dinner Friday night with husband and daughter. Hadn't been at a Kona Grill for 3 years (last one in Omaha). The menu has been updated and it's, in my opinion, much better. All three of us loved our food and the drinks we...More

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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Sushi, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 940 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069
    (Aptatisik Road and Milwaukee)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lincolnshire
  • Phone Number: +1 847-955-1210
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Description
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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