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Prairie Grass Cafe

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601 Skokie Blvd, Ste N6T, Northbrook, IL 60062-2813
847-205-4433
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Today
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 37
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  • 54
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Suburban neighborhood restaurant

Prairie Grass is one of our go to places. Great for a Friday nite no cook nite or Sunnday brunch. The food is seasonal with great desserts. Good burgers as well.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Prairie Grass is one of our go to places. Great for a Friday nite no cook nite or Sunnday brunch. The food is seasonal with great desserts. Good burgers as well.

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Buffalo Grove, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Service positively excellent Waiters extremely efficient. They were there picking up and cleaning the table and filling the water every chance they got. We had to ask for very little. Food -yummy - very different- Help very willing to divide salad and dessert that we shared.

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Franklin
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We were recommended this restaurant by the Renaissance Hotel. It was spot on! The food is locally sourced. The freshness was evident. Quality food!!! Service was excellent. Try the lemon ricotta pancakes!! Outstanding!! Omelet a we're amazingly good. They are located next to Ron of Japan. The restaurant sign isn't visible from Skokie Blvd so you will need to pull... More 

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Northbrook, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I order lunch every day from the caffe.the stuff is very accommodating and the food selection is very good.

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Ate here to first time in a while. Husband and mom had the skirt steak frite. They both loved it. My mom in her 80s... Ate all her fries. I had the tunacwith bok choy. Delish. Will definitely go back soon.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Our group of five enjoyed a lovely Sunday brunch at Prairie Grass Cafe before a matinee performance at Northlight Theater in Skokie (less than 15 mins away). We all enjoyed the signature Eggs Benedict dish, made with bacon crumbles and a roasted tomato hollandaise sauce. Blood Marys were very good, and the shared coffee cake was delectable. I really appreciated... More 

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Parker
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The food we recently had here was good, just nothing really special. I had the burger with blue cheese, no bun, tomato and onion. My husband had the white fish and a salad. They had lots of options on the menu so maybe one of them was something write home about.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

A lively, noisy popular restaurant, serving Long Grass Beef. Doesn't matter what you order here...you will be pleased. Quality food at reasonable rates !

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Bloomington, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Tired of restaurant chain fare chain service and stratospheric prices that go with the name ? Take a journey to Northbrook , Il. and tucked between the big guys is a truly unique dining and service experience. If you are looking for a dining experience that combines a virtual explosion of taste and unique palette temptations then you need to... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I have had numerous business lunches at Prairie Grass, and while the noise level is a deterrent the service is uniformly great and the food is uniformly good (not amazing). We will continue to use this establishment for future lunches without hesitation.

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Additional Information about Prairie Grass Cafe

Address: 601 Skokie Blvd, Ste N6T, Northbrook, IL 60062-2813
Phone Number: 847-205-4433
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Northbrook
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD $31 to $50
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 601 Skokie Blvd, Ste N6T, Northbrook, IL 60062-2813
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Northbrook
  • Phone Number: 847-205-4433

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $31 to $50
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm

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