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California Pizza Kitchen

1515 Lake Cook Road, Northbrook, IL
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Ranked #44 of 105 Restaurants in Northbrook
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Pizza
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English first
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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104 reviews 104 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We'd never eaten at the chain and have to admit to being pleasantly surprised. Decent cobb salad, inventive and actually rather good kung pao chicken spaghetti with a good chili kick, good pastas.

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Northbrook, Illinois, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

California Pizza Kitchen is my go-to-destination when meeting girlfriends for lunch. The atmosphere is lively, and they offer a selection of wonderful lunch-sized salads.

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Top Contributor
155 reviews 155 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

What do you expect when you go to CPK? Any CPK? The place is good, not great. The food is good, not great. The service is good at best, never great. The atmosphere, at least at this CPK, is one of family chaos. But sometimes good is good enough, especially before a movie at the mall etc. So we go... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

We have eaten here many times. Like the place, but its very inconsistent. The service is always great but the same dish can be hit or miss. The salads are awesome.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013 via mobile

My hubby & I are staying in Northbrook celebrating my Birthday, I was undecided where I wanted to dine for lunch so we rode around until we eventually decided to go to a Mall, where I noticed this cozy restaraunt , never eaten at CK but the ambiance was inviting. We ordered a variety of food including to starter salads,... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

My wife and I went for lunch. The resturant is clean and very nice inside and in that regard we were very pleased. I ordered the pizza, tomatto and cheese and my wife the chopped salad. Both were about average, nothing special here. With a name of Calif Pizza Kitchen we were expecting great things! No so. The pizza is... More

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