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Lucky Fish Highwood

530 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040
+1 847-748-8462
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
530 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants in suburbs. Every dish is tasty — whether the daily soup specials - recently lobster bisque and gazpacho. All fish entrees like Chilean Sea bass or salmon are excellent. My friend’s absolute favorite is Molcajete Mar y Tierra is a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gailsik
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

For the past few years I have come to Lucky Fish while on business in Chicago. EVERY single experience has been as magical as the next; The service has been phenomenal, the food equally so. Scrumptious Seafood offerins preparations with a Cajun kiss, Classic and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TruthIsBest2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went twice within a two week period. Food was excellent both times, but they seemed to have a little more difficulty with order on a busier Saturday night. Very attentive to our grandson, which we appreciated.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robin R
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Beware fellow diners! Huge price increase at the same time as portion shrinkage. No longer a great deal! Food and service is still very good. Not a great surprise. Trying to recoup $ lost on the Northbrook location?

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kevinfL8002EY
Reviewed October 23, 2018

What a little gem! Unpretentious, clean, great service and of the utmost importance, very fresh seafood. I am apprehensive about eating fish/seafood in more casual restaurants, as I lived on the Gulf and Atlantic coast for decades and am spoiled regarding fresh seafood. I have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ProfessorOnzaga
Reviewed October 22, 2018

I have been to the Lucky Fish Grill many times as it's my go to place for seafood in the area. Cool and funky atmosphere, great outdoor dining in the summer, super friendly staff and management. Great selection of seafood always properly prepared. Fairly good...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sandra R
Reviewed September 24, 2018

My "paella" was mostly a mound of under cooked rice sitting in deep pool of broth. More rice stew than paella. Couple of clams did not open with cooking, so I dared not eat them. My wife ordered her salmon medium but the inside was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BluefinToro
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came here for lunch after his doctor’s appointment. It was our second time, and our son’s first. Both visits have been on Fridays. We always order too much because we can never narrow ourselves down to one entree each. We have...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LewisFam2002
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

A must for seafood. We went early 5:30) on a Friday. First come first serve. You see the enclosed deli counter with the freshest fish I have seen! And the wonderful smells coming from the kitchen...garlic and other! Two split the drunken shrimp appetizer that...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Robiebot
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Husband had the enchalidas, I had the BBQ shrimp. Both tasted very good. Service was great. Nice patios for outdoor comfort. We'll do it again.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SmartKd
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March 13, 2015|
Response from 246bell | Reviewed this property |
We did not make a reservation because it was about 3:40 pm on a Friday. It still was not real busy when we left at 4:45 pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 530 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highwood
  • Phone Number: +1 847-748-8462
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The North Shore's Premier destination for fresh seafood! Also, desserts, wines and craft beers. Open 7 days a week. ONCE UPON FAMILY'S NEWEST CATCH We only believe in serving the freshest seafood from all over the world. It's the closest thing to getting it fresh off the boat. FRESH SEAFOOD. DELIVERED DAILY. Featuring the freshest seafood and handcrafted cocktails around, our Highwood and Northbrook locations offer a fusion of New Orleans and East Coast flavors with a Mexican flair. FROM THE OCEANS TO THE NORTH SHORE Located on Restaurant Row in Highwood and on Shermer Road in Northbrook, we offer city-style, sophisticated, casual dining on Chicago's North Shore. Located in Highwood, IL
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