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Froggy's French Cafe

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306 Green Bay Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1305
+1 847-433-7080
17:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Deerfield Beach, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just got home from dinner at Froggy's. We went there about a year ago and had a good experience. Tonight, it was completely the opposite. We almost never do reviews like this but tonight was something that inspired us to say something. We arrived right before 5PM without a reservation and asked for a table for two. The hostess was... More 

Thank wfrancis833
Wilmette, Illinois
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228 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reasonable price FRENCH food. Had lunch in their sun room and loved the atmosphere. Service is Spot On!

Thank Craig C
Chicago, Illinois
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121 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We went to Froggy's Saturday night, getting a reservation at the last moment. Overall, a very good meal. It is a cute bistro in HIGHWOOD. There is courtesy parking valet, which is helpful. My wife opted for sweetbreads and thought they were delicious. I had the grilled sliced duck with Caesar. The Caesar was good, and it was a very... More 

Thank nlman1985
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We had our wedding party there. Alain was a superb host and we are both looking forward to this year's Six Nations - he for Les Bleus and I for Ireland. The food was wonderful and the atmosphere of friendliness and charm made our day. We love this place and will be back. Thank you Froggy's and may France and... More 

Thank Peter N
Chicago, Illinois
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Just returned from a wonderful evening at Froggy's. Not only was the food good the atmosphere was quaint and our server Melissa was amazing. She made you feel like you were the only one in the room. Very personable and explained everything on the menu in full detail and made fantastic recommendations. The food was very good and the special... More 

Thank ChicagoAlexis
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134 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Though a big-wind from the north was picking up and the snow was begin'g to fall -again, we ventured out for dinner. Following a pleasant greeting in the entry foyer and after checking our coats we were led to a table in a pleasant corner where we could converse. Much to my delight there was no background music and an... More 

4 Thank SavyTraveling
Greenwood, Indiana
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216 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I always enjoy my out of town visit to Froggy's. Wish I lived closer. Enjoyed the night with my adult granddaughter. We had the fixed menu- hit appetizer, sorbet, entree & dessert. I had a crab/lobster hot appetizer, broiled salmon & hazelnut mousse cake. I've never had a bad meal here. Prior to dinner we stopped at the Froggy bakery... More 

Thank cookieladyangel
Highland Park, Illinois
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136 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Two of us for dinner. Gezpacho soup-delicious. Each of us had lobster. Cut up nicely so it was easy to eat. Finished with creme brulee. A great meat and great value for the quality of food and the service. We sat to one side so we could converse easily. Delightful evening,

Thank Slumdog2015
Chicago, Illinois
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407 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The decor is very charming. The waiters are knowledgeable and friendly. They have a great early bird special till 6:30 pm that is a great deal. There are several menu changes with the seasons. Wonderful food and atmosphere.

1 Thank Paul C
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62 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I was in Chicago for a few days and we came across this French gem by accident and I'm still raving about it. The owner loves his job and is totally personable and helpful. He suggested a French rose wine that was fabulous - Juliette from Provence, I'm going to hunt it down. We both had the specials and they... More 

Thank Claudette P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Green Bay Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1305
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highwood
  • Phone Number: +1 847-433-7080

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?