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Maple Tree Inn

13301 Olde Western Ave, Blue Island, IL 60406-5023
+1 708-388-3461
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“jambalaya” (15 reviews)
“oysters” (11 reviews)
“ribs” (7 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13301 Olde Western Ave, Blue Island, IL 60406-5023
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

I enjoyed Maple Tree Inn because it was something different than the typical. The food was excellent but just be aware that Southern food can be a bit spicy especially if you are not used to it like me. I ordered the "Dis & Dat"...More

Thank 0Marry2011
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Haven’t been here in ages. Glad we decided to go back. The food is awesome and the service is superb. Great little jightvlife area. Stop by the Rock Island Public House for a nightcap after dinner.

Thank jmk1985
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

It had been quite a few months since our last visit. Though it was Saturday night and crowded, the service was very good. The bouillabaisse was back on the menu and better than the last time. Not to say the last wasn't good. The broth...More

Thank graceb269
Reviewed 11 October 2017

First, I am a Cajun and grew up eating Cajun food and I cook Cajun food. I am very skeptical about any Cajun restaurant outside south-central Louisiana. This place is the real deal. I had both the gumbos - seafood and chicken/andouille and both were...More

1  Thank funfunfunfunfunfun
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The food is fantastic we were told by phone no reservations and waited for over an hour thank goodness they have pretty good drinks at the bar! The food was worth it at the time but I'm not sure if my kids would be as...More

Thank Salvador V
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

First experience with true Cajun food which I will keep for ever on my mind. Excellent food, excellent ribs! I would have never land into this place without the advice of the local person who was our guest. I suggest to take the mix plate...More

Thank troispattes67
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

There are really very few excellent restaurants in the south suburbs. There are some really good ones but after spending almost 50 years in the area this is by far the best. It is better than food I've had in New Orleans. It's different than...More

Thank Maria K
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Whether is was a year, month or week, every time I come back, I wonder why I waited to return. The Maple Tree Inn is so wonderful. This last time, we took the waiters suggestion and went right off the special menu, however, we did...More

Thank BruceC745
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food. What a find. I had the corn meal encrusted rack of lamb with sweet potato couscous. Great pairing. My husband had the jambalaya and said just about best he has had. Great drinks also. I had a Dark and Stormy. My husband was...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We were in the area for a conference. Looking for an interesting place to eat. The Maple Tree Inn was suggested though no one had been there. OMG. This was the best! The setting and atmosphere were terrific. The service was warm and timely and...More

Thank Phil S
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1 August 2017|
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Response from BruceC745 | Reviewed this property |
From past experience and current website, they do not have a regular hours every Sunday, but do have special events on various Sundays. Easiest way is to sign up for their newsletter. (You also get a discount for your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13301 Olde Western Ave, Blue Island, IL 60406-5023
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Blue Island
  • Phone Number: +1 708-388-3461
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