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Dover Straits

890 East US Route 45, Mundelein, IL 60060-4612
+1 847-949-1550
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (31 reviews)
“dover sole” (11 reviews)
“salad” (33 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
890 East US Route 45, Mundelein, IL 60060-4612
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're impressed by hipster guys with nasty full beards and sushi...just turn around and leave. It's the same as I remember from the early 90s when my bf and I dined and ordered off the honest-to-goodness "salad boat". As an aside we went there...More

Thank chickiemamat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OK.......so Dover Straits has been in the same location for almost 40 years (39 to be exact)........and it's probably been 25 years since we were there !! But we won't make the same mistake twice ! Enjoyed our lunch today......I had sautéed cod & my...More

Thank tennisplayer823
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very kind staff and great atmosphere and what is the main cool thing - it's food - I love their Blue point oysters and sea bass was just simply incredible with baked potato - mmmmmmm.... very delicious!!!! Love this place and recommend to another people...More

Thank Artem L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed several things about our visit to Dover Straits on a Saturday evening. It was a very busy night and we didn't have reservations but the bar had several spots available. We started with a glass of wine and a wonderful appetizer of calamari....More

Thank linda r
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Decided to have a late lunch at Dover Straits, the meal and the service was great. I had the chicken Marsala which cooked to perfection, the wine I the sauce was perfectly balanced and the mushrooms fresh an quite flavorful. Prior to the meal a...More

Thank Rabl1
Reviewed 28 May 2017

My wife and I had dinner here with a friend, as we had not been here for a few years. We started off with their crab-cake appetizer which was good. We had a few bottles of Mezza Corona wine which was excellent. For our main...More

Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Went here for our 3rd anniversary dinner. The staff were very friendly and really went out of their way to make us feel welcome. Me and my wife both had soup and salad which was very tasty. I got the pan fried tilapia while my...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Wend to Dover Strait to celebrate a birthday as recommended by some friend. The atmosphere was sea worthy as there were fish tanks all around with many boat decorations which made it a delight to see. We were a party of six and yet we...More

Thank Klara C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Visited for Bray dinner. Hadn't been there in a while. Nice the see that they refurbished floors and seating. Grey and nautical was nice to see. B Had Salmon off early Bird special. Ish soup was good. Full of veg. Clam chowder was good too....More

Thank chris b
Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you love eating fish, this is the place for you. The early bird specials till 6:00 pm are great deals.

Thank Leon A
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William M
30 April 2016|
Response from gigagirl | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you call and ask - we are not aware one way or the other and again the last time we were there is making us not want to go back sadly yet for I presume some time way down the road.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 01:00
15:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 890 East US Route 45, Mundelein, IL 60060-4612
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Mundelein
  • Phone Number: +1 847-949-1550
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