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The Cellar at The Stained Glass

820 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60201-3709
+1 847-864-8678
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lobster roll” (6 reviews)
“lamb chops” (7 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
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American, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
820 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60201-3709
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great wine list, great bartender, but the food has changed and it’s not as good as it was. I’m not sure what changed, but it’s more of a bar menu than it has been in the past. They have a great wine list, which is...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a good choice for something less formal than a full dinner, in a cozy bistro environment. Super wine list plus fantastic specialty and classic cocktails (we had the Old Fashioned and the Manhattan). So many interesting things on the menu -- we...More

2  Thank jpoiii
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great late brunch with our daughter and a few of her friends. The menu had many interesting choices. I had the burger (delicious and huge), my daughter had the flatbread and my husband had a sandwich. All were terrific. We ended our...More

Thank EspritD
Reviewed September 24, 2017

We have been to this restaurant multiple times and the food is delicious. This particular evening was different. The hostess did not honor our high top seating request, which was on the reservation. I always order the lamb chops. This time they were anorexic. It...More

1  Thank KEK94
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

This gem is around the corner from the Stained Glass. We chose it cuz we were looking for a place that served good wine and the Cellar did not disappoint. This night there were 2 whites and 2 reds at half price/glass. $5 for a...More

Thank Squirrelhound
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is nice. The food was just okay. The service was bad. The server did not explain the menu and how the food comes out. We ordered chips and guacamole to share, since the fried chicken said it takes a while to come out...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

So this is my second time at the place and let me tell you it was great. I ordered the exact same dish and it tasted exactly as I remembered it!! The ambiance is cozy I usually belly up to the bar and can order...More

Thank Vi S
Reviewed June 3, 2017

The lamp chops amazing. Poke was a little sweet due to the pineapple for my taste but enjoyable. Curried cauliflower was perfectly done. Of course the beef skewers were a favorite. Some plates were made for sharing. The two of us ordered 4 dishes and...More

Thank hllatham
Reviewed May 25, 2017

service was good and food was good too. had the donut waffles for brunch...cocktails and beer aint bad.

Thank victoriadel
Reviewed February 21, 2017

I was really looking forward to dining at The Cellar since so many of the reviews I've read were so positive. However, my experience in early February with my daughter was less than stellar. We ordered several small plates, all of which were good but...More

Thank Trudy B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60201-3709
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-864-8678
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