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Lucky Platter

514 Main St, Evanston, IL 60202-1815
+1 847-869-4064
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“cornbread” (27 reviews)
“pumpkin soup” (12 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
514 Main St, Evanston, IL 60202-1815
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a very delightful outing. The food was good but even better was the pleasant attitude of the staff. I enjoyed the yummy tastes. I did make a suggestion for the kale to be a little bit less tough but, you know, sometimes the...More

Thank kseam6259
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lucky Platter is a great place for breakfast or lunch. They are also open for dinner on certain nights but I have never had dinner there. I love the decor. It used to be a lot crazier, but it was toned down just a little...More

Thank Lesli Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We met a friend for breakfast and while the portions were small for breakfast it was really the right amount of food. No one was hungry but nobody was stuffed either. It appears they’re open for lunch and dinner as well. Not bad, but I...More

Thank rwgrncrd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first time I came to Lucky Platter, the waiter was so rude I walked out and, honestly, wrote a scathing review. You gotta love an owner who cares enough to reach out to you immediately, have a phone call to discuss the problem ....More

Thank ByHolly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great, reasonably-priced place for burgers and comfort food. Large salads worthy of sharing. Good selection of beers and wines.

Thank ssvvpp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is very good, wholesome, and unique. I love the pumpkin soup. And the crab cakes are very flavorful. Fun atmosphere but noisy at busy times. Service was slow on this particular Saturday night. Not usually the case.

Thank 11DDare11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There food is wholesome and delicious. My favorite is the Green Goddess salad with chicken and a side of Apricot FL. Pizza are good as well as breakfast fair. Homemade baked goods on premises.

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met friends and family and had an eclectic selection of food offerings. Pleased my vegetarian and carnivorous friends.

Thank drkettering
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch on a Saturday and we're delighted. The decor is 50's throwback kitch, but the food is modern and delicious. Service was fast and friendly.

Thank cleveburg
Reviewed 15 March 2018

this is one of my go-to places for taking people who are visiting out of town, but my most recent trip was with a friend who was visiting evanston from....chicago. good for any meal, but we went for lunch. we both started with the caribbean...More

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Questions & Answers
Peggy M
9 July 2018|
Response from ByHolly | Reviewed this property |
They don't have outdoor seating to my knowledge
23 March 2017|
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Response from curt f | Reviewed this property |
I believe till 3pm
2 June 2015|
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Response from JCMcG47 | Reviewed this property |
I think so. I don't think I ever have but I used to go with a friend and she generally paid for lunch with her credit card.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 514 Main St, Evanston, IL 60202-1815
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-869-4064
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