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Flatlanders Restaurant & Brewery - CLOSED

Vernon Hills, IL
+1 847-821-1234
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good35%
  • Average26%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible13%
29 May 2014
“Sorry but this place is CLOSED”
18 Apr 2013
“Great place, but NOW CLOSED”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Brew Pub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Vernon Hills, IL
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Reviewed 29 May 2014

You should probably delete this restaurant because it has been closed for almost 6 months and no longer exists.

Thank OperaDiva71
Reviewed 18 April 2013

It was a great microbrewery with good food, but sadly closed its doors in January 2013. NOW CLOSED, AND WILL BE MISSED.

2  Thank aliepora22
Reviewed 30 August 2012

This place gives you the opportunity to choose wheter you want to sit in the bar and enjoy the many screens always tuned on sports, or comfortably eat at the restaurant. Same menu same kitcher, so is up to you how you want to organize...More

1  Thank im1369
Reviewed 18 August 2012

We loved the burgers (and the Father's Day buffet) and the beer was great! Sad to see it go out of business.

Thank staplehead
Reviewed 26 July 2012

All the food is good, enjoyed everything. Atmosphere was great, easy parking. Great for business meetings or family get together

1  Thank Itravelalot2011
Reviewed 4 July 2012

They are closed? After many years of ok food and beer, they're kaput. Not sure how they lasted this long. I am done with this review but need to reach 50 characters. Tripadisor should get rid of this requiremeny

2  Thank koskman
Reviewed 7 May 2012

Love the salads at Flatlanders and great wine and beer options. Low key place with great options for lunch and dinner.

Thank pmazcomm
Reviewed 17 March 2012

Flatlanders was a combination of Brewpub and Restaurant, very nicely designed in a Prarie style, with a large Grant Wood-esque mural on the wall. We visited and ate ate and drank there often, even attending special evenings and meeting the Brewmaster. But in the last...More

1  Thank Onewriter
Reviewed 20 January 2012

They are not brewing their beer right now, they are moving operations. The food was ok, but pricey. I ordered a glass of red wine and it was one of the smallest pours I think I have seen for the price. The steak I had...More

1  Thank Marine-0311-Grunt
Reviewed 8 January 2012

The place is in a state of disarray...dirty bathrooms, construction underway, front foyer lacking any sense of warm invititing atmosphere. The food fair at best, $5.00 greek salad that looks like a small side salad. Management Team seem's rather uptight and unsettled at best. I...More

1  Thank ghebson
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$40
American, Brew Pub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vernon Hills, IL
    (Routes 45 and 21)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Vernon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 847-821-1234
"A Brew Pub that can brag about its food." -Chicago Tribune "Flatlanders is an oddity in brew pub circles. Its food is actually good, Very good in fact." -Chicago Tribune
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