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Meg's Cafe

317 Park Ave, Glencoe, IL 60022-1525
+1 847-835-2620
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good62%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (2 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
317 Park Ave, Glencoe, IL 60022-1525
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed November 17, 2017

Our first dinner at Meg's Cafe will cause us to return. This modest restaurant popular with Writer's Theater attendees has an interesting menu with excellently prepared food. We all started out with one of their soups of the day; the tomato bisque, lentil, and sweet...More

Thank Bill L
Reviewed October 21, 2017

We love to visit Meg's for dinner before going to Writer's Theater. Park once and you can easily walk to the restaurant for dinner and then easily walk to the theater without moving your vehicle. Whatever you select for dinner is good and the service...More

Thank Slumdog2015
Reviewed May 26, 2017

We were pleasantly surprised as it was rather a restaurant than a cafe - white tablecloths, good food, attentive service, reasonably priced menu - a perfect spot to meet before a play at teh Writers' Theatre.

Thank AdrianaKmn
Reviewed April 28, 2017

If you don't mind eating lunch surrounded by 'ladies who lunch' and young moms with babies and toddlers, this place is very nice. Outside tables in the nice weather are quite popular. Salads, omelettes, homemade soup, burgers - you know the drill. But everything is...More

Thank glencoewanderer
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Cute, cozy decor and a very good lunch menu got us excited. However, service is uneven (friendly, but water not refilled, timing off, etc.) and food is just ok. Omelets were tasty, although server forgot to bring the accompanying side dish. Burger was way undercooked...More

Thank HAV847
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

Meg's has plenty of comfort food to keep you warm on a cold night. I'm a big fan of their chicken parmigiana in a light red sauce while my husband loves their salmon. As it is near a theater they are sure to get you...More

Thank PennyG338
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Came here for dinner with friends the other day. We all enjoyed a cozy dinner here. I think that we all started with a soup. They offered three different varieties that night. I had the butternut squash and I loved it. It was nice and...More

Thank Hpmicks
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

My Wife and I stopped in for dinner after a long day of house hunting. The tables were full but the bar was wide open and we were immediately greeted and seated. The specials to include a nice selection of half price wines looked delicious...More

Thank Terp1988
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Marvelous place for lunch. Menu has nice variety. Lemonade is the real deal. Portions were reasonable and tasty. Great place to stop before hitting Botanic Gardens.

Thank Mr_Ceason
Reviewed July 25, 2016

My wife and I arrived for dinner before attending the nearby Writers Theater. The restaurant was very crowded and just about everything went wrong. I ordered chicken piccata and received something that didn't resemble what I expected. I tried eating it but found it terrible...More

Thank Martin E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $12
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Park Ave, Glencoe, IL 60022-1525
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glencoe
  • Phone Number: +1 847-835-2620
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