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All 55 Lockport Restaurants

Tallgrass Restaurant

1006 S State St, Lockport, IL 60441-3438
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Ranked #1 of 55 Restaurants in Lockport
Price range: $0 - $80
Wed - Sun 5:30 pm - 6:00 am
Cuisines: American, French, Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Have known about this place for many years live 15 minutes away but never tried till now which was my wife's birthday. A truly wonderful experience from the service to the wine to each course. We both did 3 courses and it was perfect. I had the rack of lamb and the wife had the pork tenderloin both cooked to... More 

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Lemont, Illinois
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46 reviews 46 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Tallgrass has been heralded as the best, upscale restaurant in the suburbs. They definitely had high end food relative to other suburban restaurants, but it didn't always compare to the places in the city for the same price point. The atmosphere seemed a little stuffy and the clientele was significantly older than what you would see at the best city... More 

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New Lenox, Illinois, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Having found this hidden wonder a few years ago I must say we are never dissapointed in the food, ambiance or the staff. As a suburbanite, finding a restaurant like this in the area is a blessing. The seasonal choices are always wonderful as are the staples on the menu, I cannot sing their praises highly enough. You will not... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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85 reviews 85 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I enjoyed my meal and dining experience at the Tallgrass. I had been wanting to visit the city of Lockport for a little while and this was my first time in the city. The restaurant had been picked by some friends. We had the earlier seating of the two seatings they offer each night. We arrived about 10 minutes early... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

You would have a hard time finding a better restaurant in Chicago. Unique meals and spectacular desserts. In my opinion, close the the dining experience at the French Laundry

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Homer Glen
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My husband, daughter and I spent a pleasant evening enjoying delicious food in the quiet and pleasant atmosphere at Tallgrass. We selected the 4-course dinner and savored each dish as it was brought out. We all tried a variety of choices and were always pleased. We look forward to returning to this special gem.

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Lockport, Illinois
20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Tallgrass is without a doubt one of the finest restaurants I have ever been to.If you fancy yourself a foodie you owe it to yourself to go before it's gone. One of the few restaurants I can compare it to is Victoria and Albert's at the Grand Floridian in Disney World. One of the unique things I enjoy is you... More 

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100 reviews 100 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

a wonderful experience. It is so refreshing to have this fine restaurant maintain it's very high standard for top cuisine year after year. Dining here is always a culinary adventure of new ingredients, innovative taste combinations and perfect presentation. The varied dining choices are always enhanced by their excellent wine selection. Service is always understated and personalized to your needs.... More 

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42 reviews 42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I'll start on the positive...my husband and I were able to try new foods and flavors that we would not normally have had (capon, lobster lasagna, French wine, etc,.). It is for that reason that we chose this restaurant. We had the option of choosing a 3, 4, 5, or 7 course dinner and we chose 5 (a friend told... More 

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Lockport, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Tallgrass is an amazing experience. Upon arrival, you have to knock to enter the restaurant which I think is such a cool thing-it makes you feel like you're part of a secret club. Coats are taken and you're led into one of their two dining rooms. The downstairs one feels a little 80'sish and outdated, but the upstairs once is... More 

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Additional Information about Tallgrass Restaurant

Address: 1006 S State St, Lockport, IL 60441-3438
Phone Number: 815-838-5566
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lockport
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 6:00 am
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 6:00 am
Thursday 5:30 pm - 6:00 am
Friday 5:30 pm - 6:00 am
Saturday 5:30 pm - 6:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 80
Cuisine: American, French, Contemporary

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