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Iron Horse Grill

) #3 of 20 Restaurants in Round Lake €€ - €€€ ,
499 Railroad Ave, Round Lake, IL 60073-3231
+1 847-740-9336
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“breakfast” (5 reviews)
“greasy spoon” (2 reviews)
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Grill, Diner
€€ - €€€
499 Railroad Ave, Round Lake, IL 60073-3231
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Their food is surprisingly good. It is not a 5 star restaurant by any stretch of the imagination, but the food is good for the price paid

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I love this place, I have been coming here for 25 years, my kids grew up eating here, soon I will be able to take my grand children here. I know when ever I come back to town the food is always great, same great...More

Thank Toni W
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

A small place but the food is good and the prices are reasonable. The portions are generous and you'll never go home hungry.

Thank Russell K
Reviewed 2 December 2016

I go to the Iron Horse Grill for the atmmosphere. I like to have my breakfast or lunch and see the different people coming through. The regulars at the "old guys" table, talking local events and politics. The working guys coming through before they go...More

Thank susanjanesmyname
Reviewed 14 November 2016

When we lived in Round Lake we visited the Iron Horse Grill many times. The main attraction for us was always the breakfast. The food was always very good and the service was always great as well. The owner was friendly and it was just...More

Thank cousin1950
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Iron Horse Grill is a little restaurant across from the Round Lake Metra Train station. We often go there for breakfast and have children with us. People are kind and caring. Service is efficient and by friendly staff.

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 3 June 2016

If the father is cooking the food is not done as good as when the son cooks. Also be aware that they only accept CASH at this establishment. This is a deterrent for us and we hardly go there any more. The food is average....More

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

My family and I go here frequently since it's right around the corner. I love that's it's not a chain and love seeing it packed with people. They have the best corned beef hash omelet! Well, all the omelets are great! ! Give 'em a...More

Thank Casandra S
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Good food, prices and service, located accros metra station and very close to everthing, walking distance and has parking

Thank mrtavo4
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The are not many tables but John ( the owner) and his 2 wait staff keep moving things along. Generous portions of good food is served along with friendly bantering from my favorite waitress, Dawn. I like the small town flavor and if you keep...More

Thank T9230FVsusanb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Grill, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 499 Railroad Ave, Round Lake, IL 60073-3231
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Round Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 847-740-9336
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