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Reviewed September 15, 2020

Tried and true neighborhood spot for good food & good beer - always have a nice selection on tap. Outdoor seating is a plus during Covid.

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed February 11, 2020

Booths with high walls allow visitors to actually hear their companions! Food cooked to order, even with very specific, diet-detailed requests.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed January 25, 2020

Always enjoy the food and atmosphere in this local restaurant. Service friendly and inviting, food always served hot.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 29, 2019 via mobile

Family friendly, casual place located in downtown Wilmette. Full bar with various seating options is separated from dining area so both environments work well. Assorted appetizers, salads, burgers and entree. Vegetarian and gluten free options. Salmon burger was terrific. Service was exceptional.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 15, 2018

We had the burrata and the chicken flautas and both were very good. Locals love this place and we can see why.

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed November 20, 2018

It's taken me four years to walk into this place since CJ Aurthur's closed. So....it's been nicely updated and modernized. And, has a family friendly bar. I was told the burgers were great. Not true. It was an average $6 burger sold for $12 dollars...(dry meat, average bun, usual toppings, decent fries). Burger King comes to mind. I can't speak for the rest of the menu but I doubt if things improved. Disappointing, at best. Perfect for mom's who don't want to cook and want to spend too much for dinner with the kiddies. (Hey, it's the North Shore.)More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed October 22, 2018

nick's is a neighborhood place at which i usually am having drinks and appetizers. we were there last week for an actual dinner, and i was pleasantly surprised. perfectly grilled marinated skirt steak, and the scallop salad were outstanding.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed October 5, 2018

I have been coming here for several years. In the last few months they added in a beef brisket which is amazing. It is worth going just for that but there are many other great menu items.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

It’s nice this restaurant employees high school students, but then go expecting a less professional and underwhelming experience. The waitress said the soup of the day was chicken soup, which I ordered along with some tacos of the day. Yes the soup had chicken in...it but it was not chicken soup as we most know it. It was spicy and included corn, black beans, etc. I could see that miscommunication being a problem for some, including me as it was not was I was expecting or in the mood for. I mentioned about the soup but they didn’t seem too concerned. The tacos were cold. Please do your young staff the courtesy of training them so neither they nor the customers are put in a difficult situation. The best dining experience is when greeted by confident and knowledgeable servers. These quiet servers who don’t know the menu, along with a lack of correct food temperature, keep me thinking this place can never be any more than it is until they get some basics worked out.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Sam was our server and did a fantastic job - making up for a few baubles in the kitchen. Burgers were my target this evening and we had many different combinations available. Adding some premium ingredients makes the price go up but it was worth...it. Good selection of wine, reasonably priced. Wonderful selection of sides - we got Brussels sprouts with Parmesan cheese and fries. Well worth it, but a little noisy when full. Several TV screens for the sports enthusiastMore

Date of visit: July 2018
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