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Hackney's On Lake

) #19 of 132 Restaurants in Glenview €€ - €€€ American, Bar
1514 E Lake Ave, Glenview, IL 60025-2193
+1 847-724-7171
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“dark rye” (10 reviews)
“onion loaf” (11 reviews)
“hamburger” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar
€€ - €€€
1514 E Lake Ave, Glenview, IL 60025-2193
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The hackney burgers on dark rye are great. The buffalo burger was amazing! The onion loaf (we asked for them loose and crispy) are delicious! The club sandwich is yummy also. Our only disappointment was the potato skins which seemed like they had been burned....More

Thank nurabbit
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Tabar (sp?) was our server (we sat at the bar) when we visited on a Sunday. He suggested he make me his "special" bloody mary...a bit of Guiness with a topping off of Jamison...it was outstanding. The Southwest Quesadilla was also delicious complete with a...More

Thank George-Patsy E
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I have been going to the Hackneys on Lake for many years. It was a personal favorite of my late father's and has been a personal favorite (when I'm in the area) of mine. To start, ALWAYS get an full onion ring loaf; it is...More

Thank EsdaPup
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Being on the Hackney e-mail list, sometimes you get specials. For Valentine's Day, they had a petite filet mignon special with grilled veggie kabob, a twice baked potato and either a soup or a salad for $18.95. Why not? This Hackney's on Lake St. has...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Good service. A comfortable atmosphere. Very good burgers and other sandwiches. Great onion loaf. Children friendly.

Thank George R
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The food was good as usual, but the service was not. It started when my husband and I were greeted by the waiter with " good evening, ladies" and ne never apologized.

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We had a table for 20 last night. My son wanted a casual dinner with friends for his birthday. A table of 20 and management didn't have the foresight to provide our server with a little extra help. A terrible oversight on the management's part....More

Thank Jkarr11
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Best cheese burgers, best onion rings, best staff and great prices. Family owned and run since day 1.

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

This is the third year I've attended the North Shore Executives Networking Group holiday party at Hackney's On Lake. The ambiance, drinks and food are top notch -- great wait staff service too! We were pleasantly surprised by vintage-dressed holiday carolers -- lovely!

Thank JSB915
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The festive atmosphere and simple but delicious food makes this place fun for Family, Friends or date night. From the time you walk in till the time you leave you are just in a good mood.

Thank Barb K
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there a private room for 30 guessts? Do we order off the menu
17 January 2016|
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Response from Stanley B | Reviewed this property |
Hacknes on Lake does have party rooms. They can also section off one of the larger rooms near the bar. I believe the downstairs party room has a bar . Book ahead, though. The two mgrs. who might accommodate your needs and... More
can a party of thirty have a private room or area?
17 January 2016|
Response from Michael C | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. Best to check with restaurant for availability.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1514 E Lake Ave, Glenview, IL 60025-2193
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glenview
  • Phone Number: +1 847-724-7171
  • E-mail