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Le Vichyssois - CLOSED

220 W Rt 120, McHenry, IL 60050
+1 847-385-8221
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good19%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
25 Mar 2014
“The best of the Best!”
17 Feb 2014
“Simply astonishing”
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French, American, Vegetarian Friendly
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220 W Rt 120, McHenry, IL 60050
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Reviewed 25 March 2014

I have been a customer here for 30 plus years and can tell you that world wide, this is as fine a meal as I have had ever. Hard to single out one entre when everything is so good. They are priced reasonably and it...More

1  Thank Robert T
Reviewed 17 February 2014

I don't know whose idea it was to put a restaurant like this out in the middle of nowhere, but I am glad a colleague told me about it. Like I said a bit out of the way but absolutely worth the drive. Apparently the...More

1  Thank Hall A
Reviewed 17 November 2013

If there is one thing that is always true....it's consistency. Chef Bernard presents food that is always on the money. I had venison which was outrageously good. My wife had roasted duck which she contends if the best in Northern Illinois. The wine list is...More

Thank mssrfoie
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Le Vichyssois has been my favorite restaurant since I was a child. I have done a lot of traveling and no one, in my travels, has ever come close to cooking like Bernard. This is the best tornedos ever with the most mouthwatering sauce. I...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 29 July 2013 via mobile

We went twice within 1 month it was so good! The lobster bisque was delicious. The duck was ahhhhmazing. And there's a freakin' dessert cart! Come with a super empty tummy cuz you're gonna be full. The place is a small so if you're a...More

Thank kyliesue91
Reviewed 8 July 2013

This restaurant has been around over 35 years, and has maintained its remarkable quality over that time. Every ingredient is fresh, prepared with astonishing care, imaginatively paired with other ingredients. This is a truly great restaurant, located about an hour outside of Chicago and definitely...More

Thank Henry F
Reviewed 28 May 2013

One of the best restaurants in the Chicago suburbs. Enjoyed dinner with my husband and friend. My friend and I started by sharing the Mushroom Cigar (like an eggroll) - it was divine. Then a pear sorbet was served. For the entree, my husband and...More

1  Thank Lady_Jane_PI
Reviewed 18 May 2013 via mobile

The best duck I've ever had. Great skin, moist meat, phenomenal sauce. After the first time we went, we brought another couple the next week because it was so good. I have also tried the scallops, which were also fantastic. The place is a little...More

Thank tlooper
Reviewed 21 April 2013

Wear your oversized pants because your buttons won't make it out of the restaurant! Plan for two and a half wonderful hours of a fantastic dining experience. We were fortunate to get a window table that overlooked the lake at sunset which just added to...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 2 January 2013

There are not many fine dining places left in the area. This has white table cloths and is in an old house. Excellent food, very rich, save for special occasions. The dessert cart is to die for, you can choose 3 slivers of dessert on...More

Thank Mary L
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 W Rt 120, McHenry, IL 60050
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  McHenry
  • Phone Number: +1 847-385-8221
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