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Hillery's Bar-B-Que

Lewis AV, Waukegan, IL
+1 847-336-0033
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27 Aug 2017
“Best ribs in the area!”
20 Apr 2017
“Smoky sweet tangy goodness”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Lewis AV, Waukegan, IL
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The food here is so good! The ribs, catfish, everything. We eat her a couple of times a month and it's always so good!

Thank saraheliz11
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I visit Hillery's regularly. They have delicious rib tips. I usually get the extra large rib tip dinner and share with my hubby. We normally cannot finish it but it's sooo good we have left overs for later. It comes with a side of crinkle...More

Thank Brisa1103
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Seems 75% order ahead, rib tips and catfish the best. Chicken fried, the grilled - not so good. Sauce seemed weak and not recommended. Good prices

Thank gilthorp
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I've been going to Hillary's for over 30 years and just love their food. Usually it's an extra large rib tips that I'm craving for or a catfish dinner that always perfect with a little hot sauce on the side. It can get pretty busy...More

Thank docjk52
Reviewed 22 April 2015

This is a good place to eat . Whether you want ribs , chicken or links you will be satisfied with any meal you purchase . The service is fine and the food is delicious .

Thank JC-n2-Cl
Reviewed 11 March 2015 via mobile

Tips were very tasty. Saw that someone had out "hole in the wall place" yes indeed it is but don't let that scare you from going in. I only wish they would have had tables in the diner had to eat it in the parking...More

Thank Clink71
Reviewed 9 September 2014

I've been eating rib tips and their crinkle cut fries for as long as I can remember. The spicy bbq sauce is just right. Love the smell even as you're driving up. Definite "hole in the wall" and I love it!

Thank Wayne G
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Great rib tips with either mild or hot sauce. Fast service and friendly workers. Carryouts only. Plenty of parking.

Thank Sue R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lewis AV, Waukegan, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Waukegan
  • Phone Number: +1 847-336-0033
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