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Silk Asian Tavern - CLOSED

4 E Phillip Rd, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1824
+1 847-680-1760
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  • Excellent20%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible20%
3 Jul 2013
“Big dissapointment”
8 May 2013
“Great Food, Great Service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
€€ - €€€
4 E Phillip Rd, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1824
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Reviewed 3 July 2013 via mobile

This restaurant used to be the Silk Mandarin, offering some of the best and unique Chinese dishes. It ha a stellar reputation. Now, it has become an AsianTavern and the decline is obvious. Sad, really, as it was so good.

Thank tedj45
Reviewed 9 May 2013

Ate an early dinner on a Tuesday. We were curious about the restaurant after seeing it replace the old Silk Mandarin AND we had a Restaurant.com coupon. We were very happy with the experience. The interior was newly decorated and reorganized. Service was attentive and...More

Thank MOMelanuk
Reviewed 12 February 2013

My wife and I had dinner here. We were both quite disappointed as we expected much more. First of all it was very cold inside the restaurant. Secondly they were very slow in preparing the food. For starters we ordered the Viet Spring Rolls and...More

2  Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed 21 November 2012

This newly remodeled Restaurant ( Formerly called Silk Mandarin ) with new management offers a nice mix of traditional Chinese, Japanese,Thai and Korean delicacies. A great offering for a couple where one wants Design your own Chinese Dish ( select meat & style ) and...More

Thank HotRod1079
Reviewed 10 November 2012

We came here to have an authentic Chinese meal to find this place was more of a asian fusion style restaurant. Okay, we thought that's fine, we will give it a try. Well, there were too many waiters running around without proper direction. You can...More

2  Thank 307JenniferW
Reviewed 9 November 2012

I typically do not write reviews but I felt compelled to after going there today for lunch. Very, very good food. Food was fresh, hot and delicious! Wonderful variety, have nothing bad to say, honestly. Some of the buffet items were: sweet and sour chicken,...More

Thank Christina F
Reviewed 7 November 2012

Have driven past this restaurant so many times but is always looked a bit dark and tired. Then a new sign went up so my husband and I went to try it - the sign alone made it look 100 times more appealing. It has...More

Thank 1982_love_2_travel
Reviewed 1 November 2012

This is a great new restaurant for the burbs! The restaurant is still finishing up the last touches of their renovations while still being open for service, which is a very difficult thing to do. The transformation is totally awesome! The new sign intrigued me...More

Thank Veronica B
Reviewed 22 October 2012

High expectations for what was one of my favorites as Mandarin, but really dissappoined with the new experiance. Decor still in state of flux. Not really a tavern nor a restaurant. Menu very complex. Wait staff needed to explain it to our table and all...More

2  Thank Fishonhomerak
Reviewed 17 September 2012

We had eaten at the previous owner Silk Mandarin and when we heard that there was a new management and looked at the new menu, we tried it out to see if they are better than teh previous owner. To our disappointment they fared below...More

2  Thank HOTChillyPadi
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 E Phillip Rd, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1824
    (Deerpath/ Townline)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Vernon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 847-680-1760
Silk Asian Tavern (formally Silk Mandarin) has always been synonymous with great Chinese cuisine. Silk Asian Tavern now provides a menu featuring traditional Chinese, Thai, Japanese and Korean dishes presented in a contemporary atmosphere and presentation.With two open kitchens dedicated to Sushi-Robota grilling and Wok cooking enjoy an entertaining opportunity to interact with the chefs as they create before your very eyes. With an extensive list of high and end sake's, wines, asian beers and SILKTINI's you are sure to walk away with a complete dining experience. Please visit our website at SILKASIANTAVERN.COM to learn more.
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