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1636 Old Deerfield Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035-3050
+1 847-831-0595
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“jambalaya” (25 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1636 Old Deerfield Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035-3050
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I left Highland Park a few years ago, but still come back on business. Always look for old places to hang out. Bluegrass fell off my radar for awhile, but dropped in last time I was in the area.... It was fantastic!! I think better...More

Thank arttepfer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mrs Willie & I went to Bluegrass last night with my parents. Mrs Willie & I split a bowl of gumbo, nice but I was looking for more depth of flavor. Mom & I split a starter of the Mushroom Broil which is a combination...More

Thank SweetWillie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food, lovely atmosphere and kind staff make this one of our top picks of all time! I love this restaurant! They treat you like you're family. The good is consistently outstanding and exceptionally fresh. It's a fun place to hang out, whether we are...More

Thank Robinmit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us for dinner. Among the items selected this evening for dinner were Shot o Gumbo, Battered shrimp, orange chicken, BBQ brisket sandwich, and crème brulee.. Eah item was thoroughly enjoyed

Thank Slumdog2015
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Bluegrass is a little off the beaten path but the food they serve is well worth the adventure of finding it. A favorite place of ours, it was fun introducing it to good friends, The choice for three of us this rainy evening was Louisiana...More

1  Thank DRGilbert
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is a favorite for many locals. My friends and I had a late lunch there and enjoyed great service and very good food. I enjoyed the Asian salad. Those who ordered the Key West Seafood salad were very pleased. In fact two shared a...More

Thank ChicagoEliz
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Recently moved to the neighborhood and because its so close to where we live we used to dine here often. Its a neighborhood place and the food is pretty good but the staff never seemed to recognize us. Same two people almost weekly for a...More

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Another couple joined us for dinner here. We ordered Baby Back Ribs, which were advertised as "Not fall off the bone style!", Shrimp & Grits, Key West Seafood Salad and Jambalaya. I also ordered a Wyder’s Raspberry Hard Cider (in a bottle), which was yummy....More

Thank GerfnitAuthor
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We enjoyed the "down south" style menu. The cheesy grits and soft shell crabs were my favorites. The ribs were also tasty. The ambiance is modern. The menu southern. An interesting combination. Our servers were efficient and friendly.

Thank John C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Jim Lederer knows the restaurant business well, running Don Roth's Wheeling for 9 years, running the kitchen at Bub City, opening and running Crawdaddy Bayou for 4 years, and now Bluegrass. A casual dining place, Bluegrass has some outdoor tables, a small bar area, and...More

1  Thank Steve R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1636 Old Deerfield Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035-3050
    (Richfield Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 847-831-0595
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