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Dixie Kitchen & Bait Shop - CLOSED

825 Church St, Evanston, IL 60201-3706
+1 847-733-9030
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
16 May 2016
“"It's as IF I visited New Orleans"”
2 Dec 2015
“Yes it was great!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cajun & Creole, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
825 Church St, Evanston, IL 60201-3706
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

The décor always does me good. Then the "Johnny Cakes" are delivered...melts in my mouth goodness. Vegetables: Fried GREEN Tomatoes are a must. The delectable catfish becomes irresistible...it's as IF I visited NEW ORLEANS on a very good day. Always plan my vacation in Evanston,...More

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Confirmed closed. Sad and surprising loss for Evanston! This was nice comfort food in a good location. Hopefully we'll get another good eats establishment in that storefront.

Thank RJames32
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Dixie Kitchen in Evanston WAS really good. But as of late October, 2015, it is now really CLOSED! I'm not a happy camper ....

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Enjoyed the food. Very nice place for Soul Food Lovers. Very interesting atmosphere. The service was somewhat slow on the day that we were there.

Thank MsHoney
Reviewed 9 October 2015

We were disappointed. We read great reviews about this place and decided to give it a try. We were in the mood for southern food and were super disappointed with the meal. The service was fine and then place is adorable- great ambiance and they...More

Thank RoatanGallery
Reviewed 8 October 2015

I know this place is known for good breakfast dishes, but I tried it out for lunch. Service was quick but with a weird attitude. The food was OK, but just OK. Decor was interesting, but I didn't go there for decor. My lunch partner...More

Thank Liketotravel2thesun
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Even though i gave Dixie Kitchen a 4, it really deserves a 3.5, but since TA doesn't allow half points, i gave them the benefit of the doubt. I had the Yankee Breakfast--scrambled eggs, grits, toast and turkey sausage. Everything was good and tasty (except...More

Thank StrangeTripper
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Breakfast was cooked to perfection! The cheesy grits and catfish seasoned just right. Writing this review makes me want to go back.

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Came here for dinner last weekend and really enjoyed it. Obviously not the kind of restaurant you'd expect to find in Chicago, but it was pretty good and the decor made you feel like you were in the bayou. Food was good - I had...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Incredible Breakfasts... favorites are the eggs with chicken hash made with sweet potatoes. Also the Spinach eggs Sardou, on artichoke bottoms with creole Hollandaise and wonderful cheesy grits. Bread basket comes filled with homemade pancakes.

Thank Edward27516
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$21 - US$30
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 9:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 825 Church St, Evanston, IL 60201-3706
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-733-9030
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