8 Best Vegetarian Restaurants in Evanston

Jody's Diner American • $
260 Bear River Dr, Evanston

Customers` Favorites

Chicken Fried Steak with Fried Eggs and Hash Browns
Jody's Breakfast with Sausage and French Toast
Eggs and Pancake Breakfast
Chicken Fried Chicken
Country Fried Steak
Blueberry Pancakes
Biscuits and Gravy
French Toast Combo
Beer Batter Fries
Smothered Burrito

“Jody's Diner offers a variety of tasty dishes, with standout mentions for their seafood platter, Not So Philly Cheesesteak, and Turkey Dinner. The seafood platter includes shrimp, fries, and delicious hushpuppies, while the cheesesteak features generous chunks of steak in a warmed soft roll. The Turkey Dinner serves actual home-prepared turkey with a salad, mashed potatoes and gravy, dressing, corn, and cranberry sauce. The service is quick, with friendly staff providing excellent care, even offering to bring a carafe for second rounds of drinks. The diner caters to families with color page menus for children.“

4.6 Superb167 Reviews
Jalisco Mexican Grill Mexican • $
197 Bear River Dr, Evanston

Customers` Favorites

Beans and Rice Dine in: Yes Outdoor seating: No Takeout: Yes Curbside pickup: No
Breakfast Burritto with Smothered Chili Verde
Steak and Chicken Fajita Salad
Chicken & Steak
Jalisco Nachos
Macho Burrito
Burrito Verde
Club Sandwich
Chips & Salsa

“Jalisco Mexican Grill is a must-stop destination for delicious Mexican food. Their tacos, including chicken and carnitas hard shell options, are a hit with customers. The restaurant is known for its fresh ingredients, efficient and kind staff, and amazing service. Whether you're traveling through Evanston or just looking for a great meal, Jalisco's is a top choice. Try their spectacular steak and chicken fajitas, and be sure to arrive hungry, as you'll leave full and happy!“

4.7 Superb82 Reviews
Bon Rico Steak House • $$$
925 Front St, Evanston

Customers` Favorites

Tossed Salad and Breadsticks
Heart of a Cinnamon Bun
Baby Back Pork Ribs
French Onion Soup
EP Fried Shrimp
Seafood Platter
Steamed Clams
Artichoke Dip
Rack of Lamb
Baked Potato

“Bon Rico is a restaurant that serves a wonderful meal with four courses, featuring large portions that are well prepared and worth the price. The atmosphere is elegant, with tables set up in a large room decorated with antiques. The staff is friendly and the owner is often seen hosting and serving, while his mother prepares delicious meals in the kitchen. The restaurant is a great place for special occasions, such as anniversaries, and also suitable for casual dinners with friends. The food is fresh, well worth the price, and exceeds expectations, with standout dishes like the lamb.“

4.5 Superb47 Reviews
Pedro’s Cantina Sports Bar & Grill Bar & Grill • $$
205 Bear River Dr, Evanston

“Pedro's Cantina Sports Bar & Grill is a Mexican restaurant and sports bar known for its delicious, flavorful food made with fresh ingredients. The atmosphere is enjoyable, with a variety of entertainment options like dartboards, billiards, and casino automat machines. The staff is friendly, and the prices are budget-friendly, with an additional snack provided when ordering a beer. The restaurant offers tasty margaritas and a range of dishes, including guacamole, carne asada burrito, and chicken quesadilla. Located near Scenic Byway Rte 150, Pedro's Cantina Sports Bar & Grill is a great spot for a satisfying meal and a fun time, making it an excellent recommendation for both locals and tourists.“

3.9 Good36 Reviews
Lincoln Highway Tavern Bar & Grill • $
1943 Harrison Dr, Evanston

Customers` Favorites

The Much-Discussed Chicken Wings 8
Cheesed Off & Hot
Steak Sandwich
Bison Burger
Wings BBQ

“The Lincoln Highway Tavern is a great locals' spot with an interesting history. Visitors can enjoy bison burgers and spot license plates from each state the historic Lincoln Highway passes through. The friendly staff, good food, and cool atmosphere make it a popular choice for a local dining experience. The menu offers delicious options like shishito peppers, chili, and a wide selection of beer and spirits.“

3.9 Good53 Reviews
Legal Tender Restaurant Bar • $
1601 Harrison Dr, Evanston

Customers` Favorites

Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Mac and Cheese Bites
Chicken Fried Steak
Bacon Cheeseburger
Soup and Salad Bar
Steak and Potatoes
Al Capone Burger
French Onion Soup
Fried Shrimp
Onion Rings

“Legal Tender Restaurant is a themed eatery with a unique atmosphere, featuring portraits of famous 1930s gangsters and 1930s music, alongside a sports viewing area. The food is excellent, with dishes like "Pickle fries", steak, burgers, and French Onion soup receiving high praise. The service can be friendly, but sometimes slow. The restaurant offers a decent selection of beer, including Modelo, and has a separate dining area for families with kids. Vegetarian options are limited to the soup and salad bar. The restaurant is wheelchair accessible with handicap parking and a roll-in door. Overall, Legal Tender Restaurant is a nice spot that families enjoy visiting again and again.“

3.9 Good113 Reviews
Suds Brothers Inc Brewpubs • $
1012 Main St, Evanston

Customers` Favorites

Firecracker Burger
Burger and Fries
Steak Sandwich
Reuben Sandwich
Grilled Cheese
Fish and Chips
Club Sandwich
Onion Rings

“Suds Brothers Inc. is a restaurant that offers great service and a variety of food options. They can accommodate large parties and have a range of dishes on their menu, including Philly cheesesteaks, fish and chips, blue cheese salads, BBQ sandwiches, and fried pickles. Their cheese curds are a popular choice among customers. For lunch, they serve dishes such as cheeseburgers, Cobb salad, club sandwiches, and stuffed crab appetizers. Vegetarian options are available, specifically salads. The restaurant also brews its own beer and is family-friendly. Staff are knowledgeable about the menu and food preparation is quick.“

3.8 Good109 Reviews
203 Bear River Dr, Evanston

Customers` Favorites

Chips and Salsa with Some Hot Beans
Burrito Especial
Cheese Quesadilla
Sizzling Fajitas
Carne Asada Plate
Fajita Burrito
Chile Relleno
Chile Verde

“Don Pedro's Family Mexican Restaurant offers a variety of unique dishes, different from the usual Mexican fare. The fajita meals, like the steak adobado and chimchangas rancheras, are particularly delicious. While the desserts like flan and fried ice cream were just okay, the virgin Pina coladas were a hit. The atmosphere is perfect for a night out with friends, a date, or even family night. The staff is friendly, the drinks are great, and the occasional dancing adds to the enjoyable experience. Overall, a favorite spot in Evanston for tasty food and a good time.“

3.7 Good103 Reviews