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1260 S. Milwaukee Avenue, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
+1 847-478-1019
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Palatine, Illinois
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Catering order came in while we were there and we waited over 30 minutes to get our food or an explanation. Had less than 8 minutes to eat. Manager came over and offered us a free cookie for our troubles, some of the food was cold (fries) and it we got the short end of the stick because of the... More 

Thank lovetheopenroad2016
Rockford, Illinois
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95 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for lunch and had a burger and a chicken sandwich and both were very good. Nice option instead of bigger chains. Seemed to appreciate our being there and again, the food was very good. Will stop again and do recommend this place.

Thank Greg D
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745 reviews
578 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Tried it for a late dinner the other night while next door having some drinks at the Beer Market. They advertise free delivery there since no food is sold at the Beer Market. Well I picked the one night they wouldn't bring it over because they claimed to be short handed. Ok fine So I went and got it and... More 

Thank Banny9949
Vernon Hills, IL
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97 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for a burger on the way home. Menu is complicated, I mean, I just wanted a burger, not a special creation. Ended up ordering a blue burger(?) but minus the avocado, garlic mayo and cream cheese. What was left was not impressive. Menu said it came with homemade potato chips. What I got was three(!) chips on top... More 

Thank Mike M
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

First time experience at Tom & Eddie's! It's a casual place with a unique menu of burgers & sandwiches. I enjoyed the cool vibe; ordered seared chicken sandwich. My wife ordered the Caesar salad, and my sister order the tuna burger. After taking a bite of my sisters tuna burger I wished that I had ordered that instead! With a... More 

Thank Kevin L
Vernon Hills, Illinois
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451 reviews
323 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

OK, I like the place. The "South of the Border" burger was good, but it is unquestionably expensive. And for the price, I'd only say that they're average. There's a friendly little bar near my home in WI that has a bigger and tastier steak sandwich in the same price range. On a positive note, the staff was friendly and... More 

Thank GoneOffTheGrid
Chicago, Illinois
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74 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

T and E was founded by two former McDonald's executives - but there the similarity abruptly ends. These guys know burgers and they took their experience to new levels, producing made to order fresh beef burgers with many varieties beyond basic. One bite of the swiss and baby mushroom burger did it for me - YUM

Thank John A
Vernon Hills, Illinois
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Ever kind of burger I could want but a Juicy Lucy and at the desired temperature. On Monday, the half pounder is priced as a quarter pounder. Haystack onions complete the image. Just tell them how you want it and enjoy. Beer, wine, and infinite soda choices complete the flavor spectrum.

Thank William H
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

You are able to dine here and still eat healthy. Unique burger options available. Waited a while when I dined in but they were quick with my to-go order.

Thank Brittany P
Level Contributor
73 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

I was very impressed by this place. Not a whole lot for vegetarians, but all you really need is the edamame burger. I was going to order the fried onion straws but the gentleman taking my order let me know that they are deep fried in beef fat. I really appreciated the knowledge and the fact that he shared that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 11
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1260 S. Milwaukee Avenue, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Vernon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 847-478-1019
Tom & Eddie’s provides its customers with fresh, never frozen, 100 percent premium Angus gourmet burgers, personal customer service, catering service and a relaxed and happy dining experience.

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