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Spice Restaurant & Lounge at The Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center

££ - £££American,
6161 Grand Ave, Gurnee, IL 60031-1613
+1 224-944-0705
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good6%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“flatbread” (2 reviews)
“naan” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
££ - £££
6161 Grand Ave, Gurnee, IL 60031-1613
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I travel all over the USA and tonight was a definite win for food and service. Jonathan took his time to review the menu with me and his suggestions were delicious. The restaurant quickly went from a slow pace to the after work rush. I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best breakfast buffets we’ve had! Typically service at buffets are lacking, but Helein was very attentive and helpful. Also, the curried potatoes were so good.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First time at this restaurant. Pleasing to the eye. Comfortable temperature. comfortable seating. Our server Rachel was friendly, timely and accurate. She asked all the right questions at the right time. She was awesome. I had the cream of asparagus soup, loved it. The roasted...More

Thank Patrick M
Tony Q, Front Office Manager at Spice Restaurant & Lounge at The Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Patrick M, Thank you for taking the time to review your Spice Restaurant visit with us. We appreciate your thoughts. That is awesome of the great food you were served and the wonderful service Rachel gave you. We will be sure to pass these...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Friday night and there's only one bartender. I'm not sure if they were informed that there would be a large group attending a banquet. Still no excuse for the slow and rude service at the bar. I had to wait over 30 minutes for a...More

1  Thank Patricia R
Tony Q, Front Office Manager at Spice Restaurant & Lounge at The Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Patricia R. Thank you for giving us your feedback from your recent stay with us. We appreciate you letting us know how your stay went. I am so sorry to hear about your poor experience at our bar. That is odd that he treated...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

The wait staff runs the dining room as well as room service and take out orders. There is only ONE waiter/waitress that takes orders, busses tables and runs orders to room service. That is the epitome of doing more with less!

Thank CatherineD1971
Reviewed 2 August 2017

See Jonathan at the bar, HELL of a guy! Great food as well. Friendly and helpful staff as well, the whole time you are there everyone wants to make sure you are taken care of.

Thank dawg46222
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I was here with a conference group for a whole week, and the servers were wonderful! I appreciated how hard they worked to feed all of us, even participating in some of the exercises we did over breakfast. I don't know his last name, but...More

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Stayed at this holiday inn for a week for business. I can only speak for breakfast but I ate it every morning and it was perfect. Ask for ANGEL when you get there!! He is the best. Great food. Great service.

Thank Jenna Z
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Chef is creative and accomplished. Has his own garden on site. Food is delicious and served with flair. Server Joe was very helpful and attempt five.

1  Thank GAGrandmab
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I had a great time this morning! Meals and the staff were clean! Everything was on time specially when I requested to Angel an orange juice and he brought a jar! Thank you.

Thank racsod1
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Pat F
18 December 2016|
Response from Dear W | Property representative |
We don't have a specific gluten free menu, but we do have gluten free options. Your server can answer any questions you might have regarding gluten free.
7 December 2016|
Response from Dear W | Property representative |
Spice serves authentic Indian and continental dishes. We offer steaks, seafood, salads and sandwiches and our Indian cuisine consists of briyani, pakora and a few others. We would be happy to send you our menu if you provide... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6161 Grand Ave, Gurnee, IL 60031-1613
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Gurnee
  • Phone Number: +1 224-944-0705
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