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Pete Miller's Seafood & Prime Steak

1557 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4836
+1 847-328-0399
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
1557 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4836
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to write this to compliment and thank Jennifer at the bar on Sunday night of Memorial Day weekend. We sat down, she was busy but as time went on we became VIP's to her and made our dinner experience fantastic. Wife and I...More

Thank KABigBlue
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

I went here for a birthday celebration and our waiter was wonderful. The steak was perfectly seasoned. The bar was wonderful. Can’t wait to try this place again.

Thank Tatiana W
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Ok. Don’t make the mistake of ordering a salad here. It is about the size of your head. The bread is soft and delicious, the service is understated, and the ambiance is quiet, especially on a week night. The steak though - mmm mmm mmm....More

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Was looking for a sunday night laid back night after a hectic week and a drive fron mid indiana through chicago to evanston in prep for a convention mon thur wed. 1 min walk from Holiday Inn in southern portion of "all walkable" downtown evanston....More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We were here for dinner and staff were friendly, helpful and accommodated us at a round table for 5. Crusted medallion steak to die for....so good! Live entertainment (singer at a piano). Thankfully the singer wasn't too loud as we ended up sitting nearby. Would...More

Thank Pihlajtr
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Service : 10 Entrees : 19 Steaks : 9 Atmosphere : 9 Value for Money : 8 Perfect place for Business meetings in the private room. Greta for couples who enjoy fine food and a bit of jazz.

Thank TravelbugVic
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Friends from Richmond were in town showing their daughter my alma mater, Northwestern, and met them for dinner! We live in Chicago and have been to a million steakhouses and Pete Millers did the trick. It has a friendly atmosphere with good food and we...More

Thank Prego51
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We have visited a few times and each visit is consistent. Good food, fairly priced, and smart service. Early bird cocktail special worth the price.

Thank mark s
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Nice cozy place for lunch or dinner, right in centrl Evanston. Food is very good and served quickly. A little pricey, but a nice place overall

Thank David F
Reviewed 17 February 2018

I have found this restaurant to be consistent and great with food and service. I always have a filet, cooked perfectly. Jazz music on some nights, good people watching (is that a toupee, or a bad comb-over...discuss) , and a fun bar area. I like...More

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I know they are promoting an Easter Brunch from 10:30am - 3:00pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1557 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4836
    (Between Grove & Davis)
  • Public Transportation: CTA Purple Line Train - Davis Street Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-328-0399
Located in downtown Evanston, the original Pete Miller's was founded in 1994 as a tribute to the late Harold "Pete" Miller. The restaurant celebrates his favorite things; swingin' jazz, a good honest drink & a great steak. Join us for dinner or a friendly game of billiards & experience what Pete's has to offer.
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