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The Patio

2780 S Highland Ave, Lombard, IL 60148-5301
+1 630-627-2600
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (40 reviews)
“pulled pork” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (16 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
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2780 S Highland Ave, Lombard, IL 60148-5301
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21 - 30 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant at least 20 times and usually have been happy but not this time. We thought we would treat ourselves to Ribs. We ordered and we received the worst Ribs ever! At almost 20 bucks for a full slab it...More

Thank Sweetie333
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Great place for comfort food and fast. Great pulled pork and brisket. Enjoyable milk shakes. Very fast service.

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We love going to Patio. It has many different kinds of food to choose from. So it's great for a family or group of people who have different tastes. They have burgers, beef sandwiches, pasta, salad, chicken, fish. We have tried many different items and...More

Thank tnt03
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The first Patio restaurant was opened in 1977 and now there are six locations in the Chicago suburbs, from Lombard to Aurora to Bolingbrook to Bridgeview to Orland Park to Darien. They are testimony to the growing popularity of barbecue in the Chicago area. If...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I love eating at The Patio after we arrive in Willowbrook (flying from CA and then driving.) They are casual and fast, which is important to travel-weary diners who need dinner before bed. The food is excellent, which is also important as we have probably...More

Thank KarenB_California
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We had 10 in our party and as always they accomodated us with a table for all....food was great barbecue for the money, cheaper than most of the downtown rib joints, and other items on menu were as great as the ribs....orders are made at...More

Thank cubfan13
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We come to the area at least once a year. This is a great place for lunch and even on this trip a great dinner when we had little time for a full meal. Plenty of choice freshly cooked, polite friendly staff.

Thank alistair_hOrd
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

My friends came to pick us up for dinner here as We we're staying nearby at the Westin hotel. There were better places for ribs and This was nearest so We can rest early for sightseeing the next day. The combo meals were interesting and...More

Thank ccalcf
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Large menu with really good food. My faves are the rib dinners and the fish sandwich. You order at the counter, get a table and your delicious food is brought to you.

Thank kpieranunzi
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Love this place. The ribs are tender and juicy. A good size rack of ribs. Also really like the barbecue chicken. Never dry...extremely juicy. Barbecue sauce is one of the best. Can also buy it bottled for home use. Large dining area with great service....More

Thank Ken K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2780 S Highland Ave, Lombard, IL 60148-5301
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Lombard
  • Phone Number: +1 630-627-2600
Part of a chain in the Chicagoland area.
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