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The Tavern

519 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
+1 847-367-5755
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (26 reviews)
“creme brulee” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
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519 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

When my husband wanted to take me someplace "special," I had no idea just how special the inside of The Tavern truly is. The soft lighting and warm colors in the wood and brick make this place so charming and comforting. I believe it is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank paddytale
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We had a party of 4 that enjoyed a wonderful dining experience here. We all enjoyed appetizers of Scottish smoked salmon and the beef carpaccio was our favorite. The duck and lobster ravioli were enjoyed by our dining companions. My husband and I had entrees...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jeannes0457
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I truly enjoyed the atmosphere in this restaurant and bar. The pomegranate martini was amazing! I also highly recommend the mushroom soup. Those were two of my favorite things but nothing disappointed me. I would definitely recommend!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank tsheetz
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Went for a special occasion and had good food. It was pretty good! Had a steak and it was hefty and filling. Calamari which was very tender. But the star was the carrot cake! Super moist and flavorful. I could eat two slices now it...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank drewk837
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Expensive, but worth every penny. Filet melts in your mouth. Carrot cake Yum! Couldn't ask for better.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank A-Business-Guy
Reviewed 2 March 2018

The restaurants' interior is fancy and unique, that's the first impression when looking around. We were here a little early so the restaurant was empty but it soon gets more crowded which is always a good sign. It's an upscale steak restaurant and serves primary...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank taucherS
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

My client recommended this restaurant. I visited on a Thursday evening. Initially I was seated downstairs and realized that the menu I looked at online was served upstairs I was graciously moved upstairs once an available was confirmed. The food was delicious. I had the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Laura G
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The French Onion soup was lovely. Five in total dining. All five with soup, five steaks, three entrees and three dessert, Bill was $250.00-$300.00. Sides are ala carte. There are some entrees with sides like Steak Pommes Frites on the daily special menu. Everyone enjoyed...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Mica_10
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Love coming here with a group - you can only get a reservation upstairs, but if you can secure a table downstairs they have a different menu. We like to get a platter of chicken, a platter of steak, and a platter of shrimp to...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 715carriee
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We always go upstairs at the Tavern for our anniversary dinner. We had the red snapper and the filet with foie gras, both were excellent. I have eaten here many times but this was the first time I realized their more expensive wines are not...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Kevin T
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Mike D
6 September 2017|
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Response from davidkH1778KL | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Main dining room is upstairs, and the restaurant has no elevator. The same food is available downstairs, but it is noisier and can be crowded there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 519 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
  • Public Transportation: The restaurant is one-and-a-half blocks south of the Libertyville station on the Metra Milwaukee District North Line: http://metrarail.com/Sched/md_n/md_n.shtml
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 847-367-5755
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