We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


) #11 of 29 Restaurants in Lake Bluff $$ - $$$ , American,
13744 Rockland Rd, Lake Bluff, IL 60044-1418
+1 847-362-0157
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good45%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish fry” (5 reviews)
“potato salad” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Bar, American, Pub
$$ - $$$
13744 Rockland Rd, Lake Bluff, IL 60044-1418
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (22)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I like this place to go after work for some beers with friends and have some appetizers and/or dinner. Very cozy and relaxed environment, in a convenient location in lake bluff a short distance from I 94. Good variety of drinks and appetizers, I love...More

Thank Ramon N
Reviewed 12 July 2017

My friend and i were looking for a place to grab a bite before going to an Independence Grove concert when we drove by Rita's.... It's one of those places you drive by many times and don't give it a second look... Anyway, despite the...More

Thank StrangeTripper
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Took daughters and boyfriends for casual birthday dinner; they found this quaint little roadhouse online. Sometimes a small menu serves well, allowing focus on specifics. Waitress was quite friendly and attentive, showing genuine care. Salad was above par. Chopped steaks with garnishes were hearty and...More

Thank HarryBGurnee_IL
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We like to look around for fish fry places this time of year and decided to try Ritas. I had the cod and my husband had the walleye. The cod was better. The walleye was a bit rubbery. Both came with fries and those were...More

Thank Spdpmd
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We have been going to Rita's for two years now. Last night we went for the fish fry and fried chicken. The chicken's crust was so hard I could barely eat it. I took most of it home so that I could microwave it and...More

Thank Penny B
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Great place to meet up for some cocktails and really good food. Have always had good burgers here and a great fish fry. Very quaint feel.

Thank Dean V
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Rita's has become a regular Tuesday lunch stop for us for the Tuesday Italian Beef special. There are only a couple of suppliers of Italian Beef in Chicagoland, but Rita gets hers from a supplier out of the area -- and it is the best!...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Awesome fried chicken. Other food is good too according to my husband. I've never ordered anything but the chicken. Service is friendly. Small, kind of cramped dining area off the bar. Medium priced.

Thank Penny B
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I was one of the first costumers at Rita's when she opened Rita & Fam .I know before they are the nicest & friendliest people that God ever created Very good food & drinks. Just a cozy & very friendly place with outstanding food .I...More

Thank Duivenmelker
Reviewed 18 April 2016

We live about 2 miles from Rita's and go to dinner there at least once a week. Their fried chicken as well their reuben is second to none. Fish fry is great on friday's and the prime rib medium rare is wonderful. If it's just...More

Thank Pisano
Nearby Restaurants
Silo Pizza
171 reviews
2.13 km away
Full Moon Restaurant
109 reviews
3.32 km away
Lake House
39 reviews
2.30 km away
Graffiti Grill
25 reviews
1.87 km away
Nearby Attractions
Independence Grove Forest Preserve
99 reviews
5.16 km away
Cuneo Museum & Gardens
48 reviews
5.36 km away
Market Square
41 reviews
5.83 km away
Wildlife Discovery Center
32 reviews
3.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rita's staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, American, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
23:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
23:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13744 Rockland Rd, Lake Bluff, IL 60044-1418
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lake Bluff
  • Phone Number: +1 847-362-0157
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing