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Lovely Thai Restaurant

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1144 E Washington St, Grayslake, IL 60030-7960
+1 847-231-6442
11:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Grayslake, Illinois
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104 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner with a friend here. It was a weeknight. Didn't get busy until about 7/7:30p. Food was really good, and the service was very friendly.

Thank ashelizabeth06
Lawrenceburg, Indiana
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50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We have been to this restaurant several times and go there whenever we are in the area. The food is classic Thai but with a few individual ways of preparation. For example the basil chicken is not chunks of chicken but is minced and mixed with the vegetables. This seems to bring out the taste of the whole dish better.... More 

Thank Paul20360
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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101 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

We very much enjoy Lovely Thai Restaurant, and we have been there many times. It is a classic Thai restaurant with all the standard dishes. The food is will prepared, and it is served piping hot. The front and wait staff have always been accommodating, On our last visit, we had just arrived back in Illinois after an international trip,... More 

Thank Robert L
Geneva, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Went here once, the food was a 4 start but the restaurant itself was gross. Smells and needs updating.

Thank Chase B
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We've dined in once and since then gotten take out a bunch of times. Pretty reasonable prices, tasty food and decent portion sizes. Recommend.

Thank Mary S
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888 reviews
633 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 325 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

The daily lunch special is one of the best bargains in Lake County. You can select from 4 appetizers, 4 soups, and 19 entrees -- choose from rice; fried rice, noodles, or curry items. You can specify the level of spiciness you prefer. Service is often slow -- sometimes very much so -- because there is only one hostess/server working... More 

Thank illinois travelere
Grayslake, Illinois
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Everthing that I have tried here is good. just tried this place by accident and it was a good find. Must try it.

Thank sbstib426
Grayslake Il
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

Great lunch special, soup, appetizer and entree. Pad Thai is very good as is the Pad Mao soups are also good. would say is is one of the better places in the area. Decor is also very soft and relaxing

Thank skipalan
Third Lake, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

As was the Combo Fried rice. Service is a bit slow, mostly because there is a lot of carry-out. BUT WELL WORTH THE WAIT. Compares favorably to the Thai food in Seattle, which I have always considered the best in the USA!

Thank Bryan S
Chicago, Illinois
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

Nice intimate restaurant with high quality food. Staff sometimes overwhelmed, but are happy to assist when asked. Best Thai food in the area.

Thank Ray D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1144 E Washington St, Grayslake, IL 60030-7960
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Grayslake
  • Phone Number: +1 847-231-6442

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?