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The Patio

2780 S Highland Ave, Lombard, IL 60148-5301
+1 630-627-2600
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (48 reviews)
“pulled pork” (15 reviews)
“bbq chicken” (7 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2780 S Highland Ave, Lombard, IL 60148-5301
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered 1/2 rib combo - it was obviously pre-cooked, but then cooked again TOO LONG! They were pretty tough as well.

Thank Karen P
Reviewed October 7, 2018

The Patio is busy constantly preparing a large variety of barbeque meats - ribs, pulled pork, chicken, beef brisket, turkey. The meats in sandwiches, or kabobs, or entrees are all hot and delicious! Many choices of sides. Large menu. Drive up window. But the place...More

Thank 48travellady
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Step above Mcds, not as good as Portillos. No where near as crowded as Portillos either. Also hard to get in and out of the parking lot.

Thank 50carrier
Reviewed August 27, 2018

excellent service and food is hot and ready for pick up everytime I have ordered my food. Very friendly and heloful Thank You.... alsp the BEST grilled cheese :)

Thank Nordy1
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Our go to place! There is literally something for everyone! The expansive menu has plenty a delectable morsels to choose from. My most recent choice was the rib combo meal. (Half rack of baby back ribs, bbq chicken, choice of potatoes, Cole slaw, and French...More

Thank JohAnna C
Reviewed July 14, 2018

The salads and sandwiches, ribs and chicken are good. Overall it is a solid restaurant. The prices are a little high .

Thank vwright3
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Nothing fancy, just classic BBQ. Ribs such a family favorite they wins up at our Christmas dinner every year. Nice selection of salads and even some fish for the non-meat eaters too. But it all comes back to the BBQ. Pulled pork is my go...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This place is a lot more casual than it appears to be from the outside. The ribs were just OK, and the other food was good but not great, And it wasn't the most comofortable ambience. Not a bad place, but there's better out there...More

Thank Vincent V
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Casual, friendly, clean. A little slow at weekday lunches, but expected. They are growing in the suburb. The Naperville restaurant is as good as well.

Thank Z. H
Reviewed July 3, 2018

We visited the patio in Lombard, IL for a weeknight meal. Food was very good, everything was fresh and flavorful. In our party some stuck to favorites such as the barbecue chicken while others had the fish tacos or sandwiches. Fish tacos were with corn...More

1  Thank chasPowel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2780 S Highland Ave, Lombard, IL 60148-5301
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Lombard
  • Phone Number: +1 630-627-2600
Part of a chain in the Chicagoland area.
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