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Prairie Grass Cafe

601 Skokie Blvd, Ste N6T, Northbrook, IL 60062-2851
+1 847-205-4433
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“burger” (24 reviews)
“moussaka” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
601 Skokie Blvd, Ste N6T, Northbrook, IL 60062-2851
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1 - 10 of 195 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We’ve been here several times over the years and always enjoy it. The Sirloin Burger $16 with Beefsteak tomato and grilled onions was truly delicious. Not served on a bun- didn’t need it! It’s normally served with Mild Amish blue cheese, and they allowed me...More

Thank TheTravelgirl2
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Prairie Grass Cafe is NOT an average restaurant. The owners/chefs previously worked at the high end Ritz Carlton dining room in Chicago. They bring their talent and innovative food creations to their Northbrook, Illinois restaurant. The menu features creative dishes you will not find at...More

Thank LCL-travels
Reviewed 2 April 2017

It has been a while. I cannot pinpoint why we have not been here more frequently, but tonight seemed right. It was a flawless dinner from start to finish. Service was impeccable, the drinks were good, the dinner wonderful. I had a marinated skirt steak...More

Thank RJK_Chicago
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

A popular unpretentious restaurant. Tasty food. My jambalaya was delicious. A little noisy but fun in a friendly atmosphere.

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We really like this restaurant - a higher caliber menu emphasizing local ingredients but has a relaxed, family atmosphere. The staff is pleasant and the food delish. Granted, one of the children ( in our group (who does not behave well in restaurants) was perfectly...More

Thank numberonueve
Reviewed 21 March 2017

recent dinner with family. Menu has an eclectic mix of foods. Kids meals ere pasta and adults had fish,chicken and beef. Lots of food and good. Service was good. Place was busy, but not crowded. All and all a good experience.

Thank Bear H
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has gradually declined. The service is pretty bad and they can be kinda pushy. They take forever to get your food and the food makes half of the family sick. Honestly you don't need to visit this restaurant.

Thank David S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Really enjoyed our experience here last weekend. Loved the Tilapia and the crepes were to die for. Looking forward to our next visit.

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

They complemented us with many appetizers as they new we had had never been to their restaurant . I was so impressed A) That they did that B) Everything was excellent C) The service was A++ The only thing I had a problem with is...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Wow, so we ride our bikes by this place and drive by it all the time, and for years... finally got the opportunity to try it and what a GEM. you may not notice it but you should try it. parking is easy, the staff...More

1  Thank Susan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Skokie Blvd, Ste N6T, Northbrook, IL 60062-2851
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Northbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 847-205-4433
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