We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Boston Blackie's

405 Lake Cook Rd, Ste A1, Deerfield, IL 60015-4993
+1 847-418-3400
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (16 reviews)
“ribs” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
405 Lake Cook Rd, Ste A1, Deerfield, IL 60015-4993
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (94)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Let's start out with I used to love Boston Blackies! Everything....the food, burgers, coke slaw, salads, etc. Then, unfortunately for the restaurant, something went down with the owners. Once under new ownership, unfortunately, things changed, like the quality of the food, and yes, they lost...More

1  Thank Nicolle B
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We were just there with family. We had not been to this place before. However, we were at a different one last year. The food was really good then too. We took some extended family members with us. I wasn't sure how it would be....More

Thank Gerry D
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Had been here many years ago and remembered the great burgers. The burgers were pretty good, but the fries, onion rings and other items were so average. The guy who kept filling our water kept splashing us. The bartender? kept whining to the manager, maybe,...More

1  Thank roadtrippersX3
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I had a burger with grilled onions, cheese, and bacon on a pretzel bun, their spicy fries, and their version of a Moscow mule. My server name was Daniel and he made the suggestions and he was right on the money. It was excellent. And...More

Thank danschultz
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Enjoyed the carry-out burger. Done as requested and came with some great crispy home fries. Friendly staff. "Older crowd".

Thank drm1215
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We stopped here after a trip to the DMV because we remember it had been Ada's deli sometime in the past. No such luck. Restaurant was dirty - bar was busy! for an early lunch. Looks to be a hangout for groups of old men....More

2  Thank lindatR7850GX
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I ordered the spinach and mushroom quesadillas which I thoroughly enjoyed. The chile and the vegetable stack were also good.

Thank africanman_840
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Love their huge salads - this is a go to lunch place with friends or on business. But the dinners are just at good and all at the right price point.

Thank travelmom2238
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great for family dining as well as for friends and couples.....very friendly wait staff and a manager that aims to please all of his customers

Thank chattafoodie
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Simply one of the best hamburgers in the Chicago area unique and juicy and never fails to make me happy or anybody I take care this is always the go to place whatever family and friends are in town

Thank jonalanstewart
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Deerfield
Residence Inn Chicago Deerfield
131 reviews
.63 km away
Red Roof Inn Chicago - Northbrook / Deerfield
195 reviews
.67 km away
Courtyard Chicago Deerfield
66 reviews
.76 km away
Embassy Suites North Shore / Deerfield
1,085 reviews
2.15 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Jimmy Thai Restaurant
6 reviews
.10 km away
Carson's Ribs
166 reviews
.51 km away
112 reviews
.52 km away
Max & Benny's Restaurant
317 reviews
1.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Deerfield Historic Village
10 reviews
1.69 km away
Chicago Botanic Garden
997 reviews
4.05 km away
Rosewood Beach
58 reviews
5.76 km away
AMC Theatres
49 reviews
2.89 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Joan W
4 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from SavyTraveling | Reviewed this property |
Haven't a clue, however, their [readily available] menu on line does have the notation that they do not use peanut oil; if that helps.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 Lake Cook Rd, Ste A1, Deerfield, IL 60015-4993
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Deerfield
  • Phone Number: +1 847-418-3400
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing