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Kona Grill

€€ - €€€American, Sushi,
940 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3839
+1 847-955-1210
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (45 reviews)
“jambalaya” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Sushi, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
940 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3839
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we walked in the door (6 adults & 2 children) we were treated warmly. The menu had something for everyone. The service was great and the food came quickly.More

Thank Lewis P
Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Lewis, thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit. I'm very happy to hear that your experience was a typical Kona Grill event and I hope to get you back in the restaurant again soon. I appreciate your business. With regards, Bryan Haverty General...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I know it's a popular spot but this was a bad night. Apps were good, but that was it. Service was really bad. I would have to blame management as it was really obvious and there were plenty of empty tables. The martini glass photo...More

Thank mikechn1
Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mike, thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit. I'm disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy a typical awesome Kona Grill experience and hope you will give us another opportunity to win you over. Next time you're in please ask for me...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

good sushi, great TVs for MNF and a very attentive bartender for a casual business dinner. easy parking and clean top to bottom

Thank tim m
Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Tim, thank you for your kind words regarding your recent visit. I'm glad you enjoyed the overall experience and I hope to see you again on another visit soon. With regards, Bryan Haverty General Manager Kona Grill, Lincolnshire

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

It's a must if your in the area. The Pot Stickers are a must appetizer. The shrimp Panini was the best I have ever had. Service was superb. I recommend this place to everyone. The Japanese beer was also excellent. 5 star all the wayMore

Thank Andrew B
Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Andrew, thank you for your kind words. I am very happy to hear you enjoyed not only our awesome food, but the top notch service as well. I hope to meet you on your next visit to the restaurant. With regards, Bryan Haverty General Manager...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We've been to Kona many times. Last time 3 of the 4 of us got the Sea Bass, which got raves from all. Seasoned and cooked perfectly and served with a delicious ratatouille- a real treat. I get the Sushi Sampler: 3 pieces Sushi, a...More

Thank Sharon M
Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Sharon, thank you for your kind words regarding your visit. I'm happy to hear that you all enjoyed our amazing Sea Bass and were that you were treated to great service as well. I appreciate your business and I hope to meet you in the...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

The server brought out the wrong sushi roll when he arrived with our food, but proceeded to bring us something else to compensate on him. Everything was delicious! Come for the specials, too!More

Thank Karl L
Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

K, thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit. I apologize for the wrong sushi being delivered to your table but it sounds like we were able to meet your satisfaction. I appreciate your business and patience and hope to see you in the...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Seated at 5:45 PM in accordance with reservations made at the last minute on a Friday night. Very attentive Server. Drinks and appetizer (Gouda Dip) were served promptly. Kudo's on the dip with pretzel bread, helpful hint-don't order too large a meal if you have...More

Thank Donna C
Kona G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Donna, Thank you for your kind words regarding your great experience at Kona Grill. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed some of our great apps and salads. I too am a huge fan of the gouda fondue and must share it with my team...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

First time eating at Kona Grill for business meeting. Excellent!! I had the sweet chili glazed Salmon with assorted vegetables. Delicious. Highly recommended!!! The glaze was not what I expected. Very mild, and complemented the Salmon perfectly!!!

Thank Tom R
Bryan H, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words regarding your recent visit to the restaurant. I happy to hear your first visit was a positive one and I hope to see you in here again soon. With regards, Bryan Haverty General Manager Kona Grill, Lincolnshire

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We chose Kona Grill to celebrate my sister's Birthday. We arrived at 3 pm on a Monday. Initially when we arrived there was no hostess in sight. There was another employee near the entrance that never acknowledged us. We could not tell what this person's...More

1  Thank Debby M
Bryan H, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Debby, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit to the restaurant. I have taken the opportunity to read your email and share with my management team the opportunities you described and I can assure you that I will follow up appropriately to ensure...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Went for a birthday celebration dinner last night, 4 adults and 2 kids. We ordered 3 kinds of sushi rolls, one was not what we ordered but all were good. Dinner service was quite odd. 1 of the kid's meals came 10 minutes before anyone...More

Thank Laura V
Bryan H, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit. A very atypical visit to be sure. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the food however I'd be much happier if we had brought everything out as ordered the 1st time. I can assure you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Sushi, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 940 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3839
    (Aptatisik Road and Milwaukee)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lincolnshire
  • Phone Number: +1 847-955-1210
  • E-mail
Description
Kona Grill was built on Exceptional Experiences and meals that create memories. Our global menu features contemporary American favorites, award-winning sushi, and specialty cocktails — all made from scratch using only the freshest ingredients. While the places that inspire our cuisine may be far away, a welcoming place that offers inspiring food, ultimate hospitality, and diverse choices is right around the corner.
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