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Hemmingway's Bistro

211 N Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302-2118
+1 708-524-0806
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“escargot” (11 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
211 N Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302-2118
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1 - 10 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We have always had great service, the staff is friendly and the food well prepared and good quality. It's a little pricey but perfect for a regular treat!

Thank VALERIE M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a great lunch service. Thanks to our server Angela who was thoughtful, timely and made our dinning experience pleasant.

Thank Resort56768153354
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place for a "ladies lunch". It is quiet, delicious, and has a perfect wait staff. It is a very different venue for most travellers and visitors, but Oak Parkers really like it for intimate, elegant, but not too-elegant lunching. Totally delightful for...More

Thank lindahh20152015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nice brunch with a great wait staff. The food is wonderful as is the atmosphere. The area for seating is not that big and it can feel a bit crampped at times.

Thank LetLoveRule333
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hemmingway's Bistro is as close as you will get to authentic French food in Chicago's western suburbs. The ambiance is also authentic French. If you cannot go to Paris but would like to sample all of France's incredible haute cuisine, come to Oak Park....More

Thank FrequentFlier226817
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When visiting Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple or the Home and Studio and your mind is filled with impressive information, Hemmingway's Bistro is a perfect breather. Their Onion Soup Gratinee is a fine starter, especially when paired with Mussels a la Mariniere and pommes frites....More

Thank Rolf A
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We ate dinner with family last evening at the Hemingway's Bistro in Oak Park, IL. First of all the staff was e

1  Thank Sem60842
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We can wholeheartedly recommend this small, charming restaurant and look forward to returning. We love sitting at restaurant bars because we can chat away with the bartender. This afternoon was no different! We had a lovely chat, delicious salads, dessert and wine. The next time...More

Thank Janice R
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

After touring the Frank Lloyd Wright home and studio, we were looking for a fun place for lunch. This place is incredible! We had an amazing lunch, great service and delicious wine! Felt like we were back in Paris! Could not recommend this place more!...More

Thank Ml S
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Service was great. The vegetable soup was very bland. The Nicoise Salad was unremarkable. The atmosphere was pleasant and pleasant. It was good place to catch up with adult family members. I would not choose to go back there, but I would go if that...More

Thank sweenee32018
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OldScout41
20 January 2018|
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Response from Hellalouella | Reviewed this property |
There is a handicap accessible ramp on the side entrance - so yes.
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annhd2016
16 October 2016|
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Response from Amyjane1965 | Reviewed this property |
I agree, call ahead.. The brunch is outstanding, along with the service.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 N Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302-2118
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Park
  • Phone Number: +1 708-524-0806
  • E-mail
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