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Tallgrass Restaurant

€€€€French, American,
1006 S State St, Lockport, IL 60441-3438
+1 815-838-5566
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“soups” (6 reviews)
“chowder” (2 reviews)
“crab beignets” (2 reviews)
French, American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
1006 S State St, Lockport, IL 60441-3438
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After 3 great visits, we decided to take family for wife’s birthday. Although Verified, seafood combination not available and 6 of 7 wanted sea food as main entree. Steak overdone or not quite right, 2 with odd purplish color. Some dishes oversalted. Everything of interested...More

Thank Maps13131
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

My family are regulars at Tallgrass. We live a short 20-25 minutes away, and it is always worth the trip. Years ago we dined at Carolyn Buster’s restaurant, The Cottage, in Calumet City for our anniversary. After they closed over a decade ago, we started...More

Thank Marilyn K
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Small, personal environment with excellent service. Tons of variety for the organic, keto way of eating!

Thank VacayGirl76
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We were there 33 years ago we had to climb upstairs and the meal was great We came back August 1 for48th anniversary we knocked on the door and was let in. Seating was on the main level not upstairs which is very nice because...More

Thank Gloria S
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

From the street you would never notice one of the finest dining locations in the Midwest. A small black and gold oval sign with the name Tallgrass is the only indication. You walk down 4 concrete stairs with a metal rail thinking you are entering...More

Thank downtown_girl720
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Sooo good and sooo special! A little price but well worth it! Portions are small but there are so many courses you will be stuffed! The food is so lux! I’m a picky eater and LOVED it here!

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I have not been there for 30 years and was not surprised to see the quality remains. Trio of Hot Soups: Parsnip/ Watercress, Leek/ Potato, Pea/ Sweet Onion was terrific. Chowder of Penn Cove Mussels, West Coast Oysters, Capon, Chorizo, Potato was an unexpected pleasure....More

Thank seatinthebalcony
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We've lived within walking distance of this place for decades - but never visited; until now, and we absolutely loved it! the food was so amazing, they made every dish a special treat. the service was laid back, but that was fine with us as...More

1  Thank sullyolkpt
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

My lady love and I visited Tallgrass recently and we were extremely impressed with the dining area, intimacy of the restaurant, wait staff, and of course, the outstanding food. Generous portions and fantastic service! We look forward to a return visit.

Thank Glenn H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Excellent service with divine food. This restaurant provides a quiet dining experience with a touch of class and style.

Thank Tina G
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22 August 2017|
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Response from Gail F | Reviewed this property |
They have a Facebook page! Great food!
David V
28 October 2016|
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Response from Berny B | Reviewed this property |
no idea.. I would call.
William B
25 July 2015|
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Response from rcgelono | Reviewed this property |
Tallgrass has not offered discounts or coupons; however, a seasonal menu is posted on their website periodically. Oftentimes, less expensive. I suggest signing up for notices/alerts at their website. I hope this is helpful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 06:00
17:30 - 06:00
17:30 - 06:00
17:30 - 06:00
17:30 - 06:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1006 S State St, Lockport, IL 60441-3438
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lockport
  • Phone Number: +1 815-838-5566
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