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Froggy's French Cafe

306 Green Bay Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1305
+1 847-433-7080
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options
306 Green Bay Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1305
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are looking for a quiet, elegant place to enjoy brilliant cuisine from chef/owner Thierry Lefeuvre, impeccable service and a charming atmosphere, look no further. It is as close as one can get to hopping a plane to France for lunch. Every course was...More

Thank MaestroAlan
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time visit. Wonderful experience all the way around. The mushroom ravioli appetizer, veal blanquette entree and the desserts especially stood out. Our server and overall service was delightful as well.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious crepes and great variety hot drinks, flavored tea. and fruit infused water. Lovely patio. Limited indoor tables and slow service

Thank Sandra O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a longtime resident of the area, I've seen this and other restaurants go thru some very drastic changes. This restaurant has such a warm friendly cafe feel that you just know the cost will be worth it. The eclectic laid back french flair still...More

Thank gigi n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will find this place right on the street in the middle of little else. At least that is what is seemed like when I arrived just before dark. Three women had dinner on a Wednesday night at 6:00pm. We were one table out of...More

Thank 41christined
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time here, celebrating our anniversary. Service was exceptional, the food was all prepared with care and was very good. The beef medallions were cooked to perfection with a wonderful wine sauce.The seafood is amazing.

Thank Grigore O
Reviewed 25 September 2017

It is a custom for our family when visiting together in Highland Park to go to Froggy's. We have always had the greatest food, wonderful service and a truly French experience. We have lived and traveled in France and the chef at Froggy's ranks as...More

Thank Lucy E
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I had dinner at Froggy's with a very good friend, and I had a really good time, mostly because of my friend, yet the place did not interfere. The place was at about 50% capacity at the peak, which is god for a Monday. Service...More

Thank Jose P
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This is billed as a French bistro but the food is a little more complex than a bistro. The food was just ok but not great. Shrimp appetizer had a tasty sauce but was over dressed for the amount of shrimp and greens on the...More

Thank JMC192
Reviewed 1 August 2017

How does an "experienced" waiter ruin a fine evening and a fine meal by sheer rudeness! It's a Monday night and there are very few tables filled, it is a slow night. Nine of us with a reservation show up and politely ask the waiter...More

2  Thank lewrobert
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
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Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Green Bay Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1305
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highwood
  • Phone Number: +1 847-433-7080
Succulent French fare blending classic and modern styles. Specializing in seafood and wild game. Great selection of wines and attentive service.
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