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Globe Cafe & Bar

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1710 Orrington Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-3828 (Clark)
Howard Davis
847-866-8700
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Today
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Casual Dining

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Don't eat here

We stopped in at the Hotel Orrington hoping for a nice lunch - what a mistake. We should have known when there was no one else there that we should leave. The ambiance was bad - the tables and chairs were like something from an old worn out diner. There were two televisions going as well as... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed January 23, 2015
Priscilla L
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Laconia, New Hampshire
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Reservations
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Laconia, New Hampshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We stopped in at the Hotel Orrington hoping for a nice lunch - what a mistake. We should have known when there was no one else there that we should leave. The ambiance was bad - the tables and chairs were like something from an old worn out diner. There were two televisions going as well as annoying music. And... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Unlike most hotels, breakfast and lunch at the Globe Cafe is reasonably priced. On the weekends they have a buffet that includes an omelette station.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Saw what I thought to be a cute little restaurant...Went in and ordered and got coffee. When food came, there was No pepper...No salt...No cream...My coffee and been empty for over 10 minutes...No waitress to be found. Finally food came...asked for things that were missing and more coffee...Another 10 minutes passed before that finally arrived. As i was eating. (and... More 

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Southampton, New Jersey
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The Globe may not want to be considered a hotel bar, but it is attached to the Hilton. I visited only for a drink to try something different than the lobby bar inside the Hilton. The bartender was pleasant but not overbearing and it was a nice relaxing way to spend a late Saturday afternoon before dinner.

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Chicago, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I usually eat at the Globe once a week. The food is superior. This restaurant and bar are hidden away in the Hilton Orrington Hotel in Evanston. It is quiet, relaxing, has a very good menu, and has great service. It you want a really healthy meal order the large house salad with a chicken breast. It is an excellent... More 

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Bonita Springs, FL
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I had an excellent breakfast consisting of scrambled eggs, 2 slices of grilled ham, home fries, and English muffin. Cost was only $9.00. Great quality and taste for a very low price. Most unusual for a Hilton.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Whenever we come to Evanston, we almost always eat at the Globe at least once if not more. We like the menu and love the ambiance. The outdoor tables in the warmer weather are a must.

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Gretna, Nebraska
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Stopped for a quick breakfast. Ordered the eggs benedict. Except for the artificial taste of the hollandaise sauce, everything was pretty tasty. Service was good, too.

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DuBois, Pennsylvania
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125 reviews 125 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The staff in this restaurant was so friendly and courteous. The food was beautifully prepared and presentation was beautiful as well. I would certainly recommend this restaurant if you do not want to venture out and about your first day .

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Cleveland, Ohio
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67 reviews 67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Yum! We only had an assortment of appetizers (including quartered Reuben sandwiches) but they were all so good that we kept going back for thirds and fourths! The wings are fantastic and large.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1710 Orrington Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-3828
    (Clark)
  • Public Transportation: Howard Davis
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: 847-866-8700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 40
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?