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Jolane's Cafe

1100 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Glenview, IL
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Ranked #9 of 127 restaurants in Glenview
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: European
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Milwaukee and Zenith
Description: According to hostess, has been there for about 3 years.
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English first
Frankfort, Kentucky
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75 reviews 75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Great sandwiches and prompt service. Wide menu selection and excellent customer service. Clean and pleasant atmosphere. What more could you ask for in a lunch spot?

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Bloomington, Illinois
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

My wife and I had checked out of a nearby hotel and saw this restaurant online had rated well so we decided to give it a try for lunch. The atmosphere was very nice and the restaurant was clean. Our server was there almost immediately and answered all of our questions. The menu had plenty of options which was good.... More

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Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This is a very nice restaurant with European flair. Service is pristine and the food is excellent. Great place to eat and we will return.

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north chicago
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Jolane's has the variety of food, atmosphere, and white table cloth service that one would expect in Chicago but it is in Glenview. With a full service bar and high end cuisine, a date night is also a great option. The small variety of pastry are also delicious along with a coffee on a silver tray.

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Northbrook, Illinois, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Seven of us met at Jolane's for an evening business meeting, and the staff couldn't have been more accommodating! We were given a table off to the side so we could talk freely, and our server gladly split our checks. I had the minestrone soup which was excellent!

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chicago
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We go here every few months, its pricey but the food is really, really good. I've tried quite a few items from the menu and they are all excellent. The specials are also very good.

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Libertyville, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

This is really quite a nice place. Even when it is full, the noise level is very manageable. The food quality is very good. I had the burger with blue cheese and bacon. It was very good with a real excellent sour dough bun. My wife had the salmon prepared on plank. She said it was really excellent. Decent wine... More

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Northbrook, Illinois
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138 reviews 138 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

I have frequented this restaurant for lunch but have only been there for dinner a few times. I will only return for lunch. During lunchtime, the service is good and the salads and sandwiches are fresh and delicious. During the dinner hours, service is very mediocre, as is the food. Highlights of the dinner food include the Crimini Mushroom and... More

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Chicago
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126 reviews 126 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I went to Abt, and the salesperson recommended Jolane's. It is owned by the Abt company. The food and service were very good. They had a good selection of salads, sandwiches, burgers and panini's. I had a Flatbread Panini with soup and my wife had a quiche and soup. Both more then met our expectations. If you... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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54 reviews 54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My husband and I took our great-granddaughter and great-niece to Abt Electronics. After we left we walked down to lot to Jolane's. The lunch, which is what we had, menu is not extensive, but satisfactory. The food, I think I had a veggie burger. My husband had some sort of steak and the kids had chicken fingers and fries. We... More

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