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D&J Bistro

466 S Rand Rd, South East Corner of Rt 12 and Rt 22, Lake Zurich, IL 60047-2359
+1 847-438-8001
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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466 S Rand Rd, South East Corner of Rt 12 and Rt 22, Lake Zurich, IL 60047-2359
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've dined here twice with the benefit of someone giving us gift certificates. I did not know what to expect, but the taste of the food, and its presentation, just blew me away. This is also a place to get something different - something you've...More

Thank Don G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you are looking for a truly special restaurant D&J's is the place. From the friendly staff to the decorations for Valentine's day they create a beautiful atmosphere. On special occasions such as Valentine's day they have a three course special (you can also order...More

Thank crownct938
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here for over 4 years and the experience is always stellar. The owners and servers are so friendly, and the food is fantastic! Our kids visited France, and the Confit de canard is better at D&J Bistro! Chicken Cordon Bleu cannot...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
djbistro, Owner at D&J Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Bonjour, Thank you so much for your review and comment. We do appreciate your support. We are looking forward to see you soon at D&J Bistro. Happy New Year

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Great food, atmosphere and service. I had the most wonderful Skate. Traditional french desert ended memorable dinner.

Thank minols
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

D&J has been in business a long time and has consistently been very good . French food is well prepared... this is not fussy sauced foods... it’s a wide range of well prepared meats, fish, and other entrees as well as non-French choices like rabbit...More

Thank herb12345
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We came on a Friday night at 6:30 the bar was packed and the restaurant was busy. We had reservation and were seated immediately. The wait staff was stretched, but they took our drink and appetizer order within a few minutes. The bread arrived and...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I've eaten at this restaurant for the greater part of 10 years now. They never disappoint. D and J Bistro was founded on a simple philosophy: Provide exceptional French food in an American restaurant with the underpinnings of the bistro style.They nailed it! This restaurant...More

Thank mbrad2015
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Love going to D&J Bistro. Have been dining here for over 18 years - never disappointed. Enjoyed lunches and dinners at this wonderful little restaurant. Great ambience. The food is excellent. The service great. Everything a good French restaurant should be.

Thank Susan L
djbistro, Manager at D&J Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Merci, Merci! Thank you Dear Susan for your warm great comment!. We love our patrons and at D&J bistro everyone is part of our family. Hope to see you soon, have a fantastic Sunday. Christele.

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

What a great place! Food, service, atmosphere, presentation are outstanding ...and our birthday girl had a special dessert plate with her name on it. ...and one more very important detail: you can talk there and hear the answer back, you can enjoy conversation with your...More

Thank Expressionistic
djbistro, Owner at D&J Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Bonjour!, Thank you so much for your wonderful comment!. We look forward to see you again at D&J Bistro for another great time. Merci. Stephane Goupil.

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite around Northwest subs-cozy atmosphere and great variety of food and drinks. For the quality of food and drinks -is not pricey at all.

Thank Mihailpp17
djbistro, Owner at D&J Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Bonjour, Thank you very much for your review It is most appreciated we are looking forward to see you again soon at D&J Bistro Stephane G.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 466 S Rand Rd, South East Corner of Rt 12 and Rt 22, Lake Zurich, IL 60047-2359
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lake Zurich
  • Phone Number: +1 847-438-8001
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