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235 Parkway Dr, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-4318 (Aptakisic & Milwaukee)
+1 847-279-7900
11:15 - 22:00
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Sun 11:15 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:15 - 22:00
Sat 10:30 - 22:30
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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86 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wildfire is only for special occasions, the prices are high, and the food is good, but nothing spectacular... the line is always long

Thank jochava
Libertyville, Illinois
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127 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Dined at Wildfire for lunch and my friend and I both had the chopped salad and it was delicious! It is so large that two people could share. Ingredients were fresh and tasty. It was served with fresh corn bread and it was excellent! My husband dined there a couple weeks ago and is still raving about the salmon.

Thank debra334
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As always great steaks, huge servings and some great cuts. A good standard for steakhouses. Wine by the glass is good quality.

Thank Iain S
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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396 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the favorite restaurant of a friend we took out for her birthday. The food is excellent, as is the service. Prices are a bit steep, but it's worth it for a special occasion. Tell them you're celebrating an occasion, and you'll get a special dessert. This can be a slow and enjoyable evening out. We never feel rushed,... More 

Thank Bonnie T
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108 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just to say we are frequent diners at wildfire at all Illinois locations..We had a fabulous baby shower for my daughter at the Chicago location..Now that being said this was the worst food and service we have ever encountered at any wildfire..We were served wrong food items had to keep asking for our server.people that came in after us were... More 

Thank maureen r
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, always busy so I would definitely make reservations or go a little before dinner rush. They have a bar area that you can sit in or the restaurant. The petite filet trio is to die for, even cooked almost well done is still juicy. I order it with the parmesean crust and a side dish of garlic mashed... More 

Thank Laurie P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The food is always great. Not exactly a fine dining experience. Often have to wait to get in and even when you have a reservation it can be tough. Our server was maringal

Thank lbmremax
Delray Beach, Florida
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137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Whenever we want steaks, chops, and well prepared fish, at good prices, and don't want the pretentious steakhouses, we go to Wildfire. In a very large multi-roomed Supper Club designed atmosphere, without the white table cloths, one can find a great meal. Order the Chopped salad to start, along with the complementary excellent bread basket, filled with onion rolls and... More 

1 Thank Allen L
Chicago, Illinois
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Family and friends went for Christmas dinner. Both at this visit, and my previous three other meals, staff and the kitchen executed very well. First, they have been doing a very good job grilling the steaks. This time I ordered a NY Strip medium rare; it came out perfectly. Wonderful char on the outside, and temperature was correct. Combined with... More 

1 Thank Pedro666
Chicago, Illinois
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

My Wife and I enjoyed a late Holiday Celebration with two good friends Saturday Evening past. Surely this was symphonic masterpiece comprised of perfectly presented Adult Beverages, a Warm and Inviting Ambiance, Exquisite Dishes and World Class Service! The House was filled to the brim - and every part of the evening flowed to perfection. From our first Martini, to... More 

3 Thank Bob F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:15 - 21:00
11:15 - 22:00
11:15 - 22:00
11:15 - 22:00
11:15 - 22:00
11:15 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 Parkway Dr, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-4318
    (Aptakisic & Milwaukee)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lincolnshire
  • Phone Number: +1 847-279-7900
Step back in time to when going out for dinner meant something really special. From the decor to the jazz music, Wildfire has the style and warmth that makes it perfect for celebrating with friends or a quiet evening for two. The extensive menu features broiled steaks and chops, wood-roasted seafood and roasted meats, all prepared in an open kitchen. Signature dishes include Horseradish Crusted Filet Mignon, Macadamia Nut Crusted Halibut, Wildfire Chopped Salad and Cedar Planked Salmon. So order a signature martini or one of our many wines by the glass, then sit back and enjoy the 1940s supper club experience of Wildfire.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?