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Wildfire - Glenview

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1300 Patriot Blvd, Glenview, IL 60026-7777 (East Lake Avenue)
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 am
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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River Forest, Illoinois
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280 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wildfire is a good quality steak, chop and seafood restaurant. Quality of meats is very good, good crust choices and everything prepared very well. Not five stars because of somewhat slow service, prices a bit higher than I think they should be, but certainly a good choice for the quality of the food.

Thank Henry F
Mundelein, Illinois
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wildfire has a great atmosphere for a nice lunch or dinner. We go at lunch and it is a bit more upscale in price but delicious food. I have to watch out with the hot bread they bring or I will be full before the meal even comes. They have great salads, burgers, steaks, seafood. The desserts are really really... More 

Thank jmkn78
Omaha, Nebraska
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54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is definitely a high end steak house with a great wine selection and varied menu for just about any taste. The restaurant offers a lot of choices for crusts/toppings which was a bit unique. The service was exceptional as you would expect in a restaurant of this caliber. Great place for business dinners. Definitely come back again.

Thank Dawsontodd
Chicago, Illinois, USA
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

You can't go wrong choosing this restaurant for a luncheon, cocktail after work a quick bite or a celebration. The steaks are great the fish is fresh and don't pass up the beet salad. The sides are meant to share and I love the sweet potatoes. My kids like a filet with fries. Catch a game or a a feast.... More 

Thank CJS1312
Glenview, Illinois
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

People love this place. Good food. Too crowded. Too expensive. They need a few less tables in the main dining room. You will be smashed in the place on a weekend. Food took forever !

Thank Sandra P
Glenview, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place never disappoints! Everyone can always find a menu selection to fit their tastes. They are extremely accommodating when it comes to special dietary needs.

Thank BarbS500000
Long Grove
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good service. Foods are always good. Prices are higher, but you get what you pay for. Stand by items for me are salmon on cedar plank, French dip. Salads are good too, with big portion.

Thank Luan N
Glenview, Illinois
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and service at Wildfire! Make a reservation as there is usually a wait. Been here many times with family and friends.

Thank stevencg56
Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the myriad spin offs of the original Lettuce Entertainment Enterprises Wildfire in downtown Chicago that opened in the 1990s. The crowd tends to be older, with an air of wanna-be mob around the place. It's rated the top restaurant in Glenview now...but I don't understand all the hubub. It's a predictable, overpriced steakhouse menu in a... More 

Thank doctorbchi
Mobile, United States
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good the service was decent. Bison meatballs were delicious. Steak was good but to me seemed to lack a little seasoning. I'd get it again but not great just good. Creamed spinach was good. Not entirely sure the scallops were 'scallops'. They may have been deep sea scallops or worse shark. They were all pretty uniform is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 am
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 Patriot Blvd, Glenview, IL 60026-7777
    (East Lake Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glenview
  • Phone Number: 847-657-6363
Step back in time 60 years to when going out for dinner meant something really special. From the decor to the jazz music, Wildfire has the style and warmth that makes it perfect for celebrating with friends or a quiet evening for two. The extensive menu features broiled steaks and chops, wood-roasted seafood and roasted meats, all prepared in an open kitchen. Signature dishes include Horseradish Crusted Filet Mignon, Macadamia Nut Crusted Halibut, Wildfire Chopped Salad and Cedar Planked Salmon. So order a signature martini or one of our many wines by the glass, then sit back and enjoy the quintessential 1940s supper club experience of Wildfire.

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