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Picnic Basket

501 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
+1 847-367-8336
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (21 reviews)
“soups” (14 reviews)
“sandwich” (12 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
501 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have at the same time a very delicious and a very healthy food!!!! I love also their grilled chicken sandwich on a croissant or on black bread with grains!!!! It's one of the best sandwiches I ever tried!!!! Simply love this place!!!! Water melon...More

Thank Artem L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I met several friends for lunch the other day and let me say, it is a great place for a relaxing lunch and the food is always good. I had the daily special which was flatbread with tilapia, chipotle sauce, and salsa. It was served...More

Thank debra334
Reviewed 1 February 2017

They have wonderful specials and all your typical deli selection. The soups or salads are wonderful too. The best is their desserts! Every kind of bar you can imagine and big enough to share.

Thank Bigpizzapie
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The Muenster of the Midway....Best Sandwich EVER! Seriously. It was the best sandwich I've ever had. Turns out my daughter and my wife have both been raving about this place for months. My friend had a great wrap and salad. Nice room, lots of natural...More

Thank Brock M
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Great selection! Good value! Fast service! Something for everyone! Love to grab lunch and eat it the park when weather is nice!

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Excellent sandwiches, numerous salad offerings, yummy soups! Don't be fooled with seeing long waiting line, service is quick,however don't be surprised if you don't find a table,but if it's nice out,walk across street to park

Thank lesyukon
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Went here for the first time for lunch. Place was hopping. It's mostly sandwiches and wraps-- occ salad or side. We each ordered a sandwich-- ate half and took half home as they do not skimp on the fillings. Prices were ok-- $7-8 average sandwich....More

Thank Movingalong1234
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The Picnic Basket has some delicious sandwiches. It's a great place to eat if you're in a hurry, but still get good food. If you're just strolling around downtown Libertyville, trying to find something to eat, come here! Great food!

Thank Smorboll
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The Picnic Basket is a lovely family-owned and operated gourmet deli situated in the heart of Downtown Libertyville and conveniently located across from Cook Memorial Park. The sandwiches are certainly the star of the menu, you can choose from any of their House Creations or...More

Thank Maissah_A
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We ordered (from the catering arm - Gourmet Food Basket) the Supreme Hors D'Oeuvres Buffet for our daughter's baby shower and it was just wonderful. Our chef/server, Mo did a fantastic job with everything from set up to clean up and is a true professional....More

Thank travellover13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2018
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 847-367-8336
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