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1636 Old Deerfield Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035-3050
+1 847-831-0595
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“jambalaya” (24 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1636 Old Deerfield Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035-3050
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Bluegrass is a little off the beaten path but the food they serve is well worth the adventure of finding it. A favorite place of ours, it was fun introducing it to good friends, The choice for three of us this rainy evening was Louisiana...More

Thank DRGilbert
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a favorite for many locals. My friends and I had a late lunch there and enjoyed great service and very good food. I enjoyed the Asian salad. Those who ordered the Key West Seafood salad were very pleased. In fact two shared a...More

Thank ChicagoEliz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently moved to the neighborhood and because its so close to where we live we used to dine here often. Its a neighborhood place and the food is pretty good but the staff never seemed to recognize us. Same two people almost weekly for a...More

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another couple joined us for dinner here. We ordered Baby Back Ribs, which were advertised as "Not fall off the bone style!", Shrimp & Grits, Key West Seafood Salad and Jambalaya. I also ordered a Wyder’s Raspberry Hard Cider (in a bottle), which was yummy....More

Thank GerfnitAuthor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the "down south" style menu. The cheesy grits and soft shell crabs were my favorites. The ribs were also tasty. The ambiance is modern. The menu southern. An interesting combination. Our servers were efficient and friendly.

Thank John C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Jim Lederer knows the restaurant business well, running Don Roth's Wheeling for 9 years, running the kitchen at Bub City, opening and running Crawdaddy Bayou for 4 years, and now Bluegrass. A casual dining place, Bluegrass has some outdoor tables, a small bar area, and...More

1  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We go to Bluegrass regularly because it's always reliably delicious but it is also the perfect place to celebrate special occasions. The menu had a fairly robust selection of several types of food such as Italian, Cajun, American, etc. and we have never been disappointed....More

Thank cjmcderm
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had a great meal, soft shell crabs and grouper. The food was great except our waiter forgot to bring the sauce for the crabs which he said he would get right away, but never arrived. I asked for more butter and had to remind...More

1  Thank Toby W
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Can't believe this was our first visit! Based on Trip Advisor, decided to try and on Father's Day, no less! The food and service were outstanding! As a party of seven, most of whom are foodies, we tried practically everything on the menu and nothing...More

1  Thank Edward H
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We discovered this gem through trip advisor and were thrilled we went. We called ahead and James helped us navigate seating options, then we accidentally arrived before they opened and they welcomed us in. Luis the bartender gave outstanding service -- a bartender's bartender. We...More

1  Thank muggsygal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1636 Old Deerfield Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035-3050
    (Richfield Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 847-831-0595
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