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Maria's Bakery Cafe & Catering

410 Sheridan Rd, Ste 2, Highwood, IL 60040-1343
+1 847-266-0811
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Sep 2017
“Hidden Italian gem”
6 Mar 2017
“Great spot for a quick meal”
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Italian, Cafe
410 Sheridan Rd, Ste 2, Highwood, IL 60040-1343
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Sat outside on a Friday right on a busy sidewalk and street. Had a great Italian dinner. Chef Gino could head any fine restaurant, but prefers this great hidden gem

Thank Don S
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We eat here a lot. Never disappointed. Lunch or dinner is great with classic options. The Lentil Soup is so good. All the meatballs are great with my preference being veal. Pasta is excellent. Sandwiches filling. They also have a chocolate covered donut that is...More

Thank Humplov
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This place does what it does very well. We go for the pastries, but their prices have gotten TOO HIGH. 4 dollar for a single turn over! We are outta here!

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 11 August 2016

A combination restaurant and bakery serving a wide assortment of pastries and italian food including foccacio bread - pizza. All is made fresh on premises and all is tasty and reasonable price.

Thank David S
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Great, authentic fresh food. Nice lunch time eatery. Fair prices, and personal service in the heart of Highwood. I have visited many times. The meatball sandwich is delicious. The pasta is outstanding. I am never disappointed at Maria's.

Thank Kris R
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

My sister and I stopped in for a treat. We were greeted by the owner who gave us a tour. He showed us all the various pastries as well as the lunch and dinner menus. We each got a cannoli to enjoy at home. They...More

Thank Kath51__12
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Maria's is SUCH a treasure! Eat in or carry-out -- everything is fabulous!! This is my dining trifecta: delicious food -- large portions -- fair prices!!

Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

If you like coffee, have time to kill, or want grab something to bring home, this is a great place. Relaxed and inviting atmosphere make you want to stay. The Tiramisu is to die for...and I love the specials Menu for dinner.

Thank LC V
Reviewed 9 November 2015

My cousin was visiting me in Chicago for a food adventure, particularly Italian fare. We had been to Eataly and decided to check out Milwaukee for a day trip. Being a beautiful late fall day, we decided to take the scenic route up Sheridan road....More

1  Thank UptownPJ
Reviewed 14 April 2015

Small place just like in Italy. We had the gnocchi and the panzerotti . Both were delicious. I think the gnocchi was slightly better. The panzerotti was a lot of bread. It was more like a giant calzone rather than the panzerotti you will find...More

Thank Pezzler
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5 March 2016|
Response from illinois travelere | Reviewed this property |
You can bring your own wine.They charge a $5 corkage fee.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 Sheridan Rd, Ste 2, Highwood, IL 60040-1343
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highwood
  • Phone Number: +1 847-266-0811
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