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Meg's Cafe

317 Park Ave, Glencoe, IL 60022-1525
+1 847-835-2620
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good63%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 20:00All hours
American, Cafe, Soups
€€ - €€€
317 Park Ave, Glencoe, IL 60022-1525
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

We were pleasantly surprised as it was rather a restaurant than a cafe - white tablecloths, good food, attentive service, reasonably priced menu - a perfect spot to meet before a play at teh Writers' Theatre.

Thank AdrianaKmn
Reviewed 28 April 2017

If you don't mind eating lunch surrounded by 'ladies who lunch' and young moms with babies and toddlers, this place is very nice. Outside tables in the nice weather are quite popular. Salads, omelettes, homemade soup, burgers - you know the drill. But everything is...More

Thank glencoewanderer
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Cute, cozy decor and a very good lunch menu got us excited. However, service is uneven (friendly, but water not refilled, timing off, etc.) and food is just ok. Omelets were tasty, although server forgot to bring the accompanying side dish. Burger was way undercooked...More

Thank HAV847
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Meg's has plenty of comfort food to keep you warm on a cold night. I'm a big fan of their chicken parmigiana in a light red sauce while my husband loves their salmon. As it is near a theater they are sure to get you...More

Thank PennyG338
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Came here for dinner with friends the other day. We all enjoyed a cozy dinner here. I think that we all started with a soup. They offered three different varieties that night. I had the butternut squash and I loved it. It was nice and...More

Thank Hpmicks
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My Wife and I stopped in for dinner after a long day of house hunting. The tables were full but the bar was wide open and we were immediately greeted and seated. The specials to include a nice selection of half price wines looked delicious...More

Thank Terp1988
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Marvelous place for lunch. Menu has nice variety. Lemonade is the real deal. Portions were reasonable and tasty. Great place to stop before hitting Botanic Gardens.

Thank Mr_Ceason
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My wife and I arrived for dinner before attending the nearby Writers Theater. The restaurant was very crowded and just about everything went wrong. I ordered chicken piccata and received something that didn't resemble what I expected. I tried eating it but found it terrible...More

Thank Martin E
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Glencoe is a small town has a great location and culture. On Theatre nights, when we go to the newly redone Writers Theatre, we often need a restaurant stop. We have frequented several restaurants in Glencoe and almost always end up at Meg's Café. We...More

Thank RJK_Chicago
Reviewed 22 June 2016

My wife and I had dinner at Meg's cafe prior to Writers' theater. We were seated immediately and ordered a salmon salad, chicken salad and soup. The food came promptly. Salads were real fresh, nothing appeared to be sitting out. The chicken, especially, was incredibly...More

Thank MrB003
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
09:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Park Ave, Glencoe, IL 60022-1525
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glencoe
  • Phone Number: +1 847-835-2620
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