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Jay Lovell’s

766 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1002
+1 847-780-3930
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
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Steakhouse, American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
766 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1002
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Waited about 5 minutes before someone greeted me. Food was just OK. Prices are sky high for what you get. Ambiance does not play out.

1  Thank Stan K
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Went here for lunch on a Wednesday. Ordered a pulled pork sandwich which came with one side and I chose a side salad. Along with a can of Pellegrino, the tab (with tax) was over $18.00, which is a little pricey for lunch at a...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The place was my favorite Sunday breakfast place until today. I haven't been here in months but the cashier didn't know the menu. He didn't seem excited about having guest or in being there. After ordering coffee, the urn turned out to be empty and...More

1  Thank busy_traveler
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Very cute little restaurant. I had a pulled pork sandwich that was very good and my husband had a giant omelet. Food was all very good. The restraunt did appear to be a bit unorganized. One small hallway by the bathroom had stuff everywhere and...More

Thank Maren R
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Excellent meal, very comfortable, casual restaurant. Staff were very friendly the food was cooked to order and very tasty. Would definitely recommend!

1  Thank radsrusChicago
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Small but quaint place. Order at the counter and pick up your order at the counter. Nothing fancy, but the sandwich was good. Had the portabella/grilled veggie sandwich -- delicious!!

1  Thank czechsue
Reviewed 13 September 2016

It's not fancy, but the food sure delivered. We ordered at the counter and picked up at the counter and most importantly it was worth it! The Gumbo was a meal that I would go back for. Excellent. Friends enjoyed the daily chicken sandwich special...More

1  Thank Cam8880
Reviewed 7 September 2016

stopped in for early dinner, we were pleasantly surprised by the staff friendliness, the quality and quantity of portions and at a very fair price --- definitely going back --

1  Thank Yrralredef
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We stopped here for breakfast Sunday on a whim. This is a small cafe, but nice little spot for breakfast and lunch in a Highwood strip mall across from the Fort Sheridan. Very quick service and helpful with any menu questions. The food came out...More

1  Thank Jason K
Reviewed 26 July 2016

If I were to open a small table restaurant to serve comfort food I would borrow (ok steal) the template that Jay Lovell has created for his restaurant. I've dined there with family and friends on several occasions -- dinner and breakfast, and had a...More

1  Thank a2zed
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28 January 2015|
Response from UA777 | Reviewed this property |
no brunch. They do serve a killer breakfast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$14
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 766 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1002
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highwood
  • Phone Number: +1 847-780-3930
  • E-mail
Jay Lovell’s is your premier restaurant located in Highwood, IL. We offer breakfast and lunch options, from salads and sandwiches to barbeque. Stop on by to dine in or grab some take-out. We also offer a catering menu! Whatever you may be craving, you’re sure to find something to satisfy your taste buds at Jay Lovell’s. “A Jay and Darice Enterprise. Thank you for coming and have a wonderful day!”
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