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13744 Rockland Rd, Lake Bluff, IL 60044-1418
+1 847-362-0157
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good45%
  • Average0%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish fry” (5 reviews)
“potato salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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13744 Rockland Rd, Lake Bluff, IL 60044-1418
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is great and the staff are supper nice. Service is excellent and the specials are great. Rita and her family care about the clients. Yes a great place.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed September 15, 2017

This is a family owned and run restaurant and you can tell by the great service and friendly atmosphere. The food is excellent. Tasty and well prepared. Great sandwiches, salads and entrees.

Thank Douglas W
Reviewed August 13, 2017

I like this place to go after work for some beers with friends and have some appetizers and/or dinner. Very cozy and relaxed environment, in a convenient location in lake bluff a short distance from I 94. Good variety of drinks and appetizers, I love...More

Thank Ramon N
Reviewed July 11, 2017

My friend and i were looking for a place to grab a bite before going to an Independence Grove concert when we drove by Rita's.... It's one of those places you drive by many times and don't give it a second look... Anyway, despite the...More

Thank StrangeTripper
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Took daughters and boyfriends for casual birthday dinner; they found this quaint little roadhouse online. Sometimes a small menu serves well, allowing focus on specifics. Waitress was quite friendly and attentive, showing genuine care. Salad was above par. Chopped steaks with garnishes were hearty and...More

Thank HarryBGurnee_IL
Reviewed April 9, 2017

We like to look around for fish fry places this time of year and decided to try Ritas. I had the cod and my husband had the walleye. The cod was better. The walleye was a bit rubbery. Both came with fries and those were...More

Thank Spdpmd
Reviewed January 21, 2017

We have been going to Rita's for two years now. Last night we went for the fish fry and fried chicken. The chicken's crust was so hard I could barely eat it. I took most of it home so that I could microwave it and...More

Thank Penny B
Reviewed January 19, 2017

Great place to meet up for some cocktails and really good food. Have always had good burgers here and a great fish fry. Very quaint feel.

Thank Dean V
Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

Rita's has become a regular Tuesday lunch stop for us for the Tuesday Italian Beef special. There are only a couple of suppliers of Italian Beef in Chicagoland, but Rita gets hers from a supplier out of the area -- and it is the best!...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Awesome fried chicken. Other food is good too according to my husband. I've never ordered anything but the chicken. Service is friendly. Small, kind of cramped dining area off the bar. Medium priced.

Thank Penny B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13744 Rockland Rd, Lake Bluff, IL 60044-1418
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lake Bluff
  • Phone Number: +1 847-362-0157
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