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Taboun Grill

) #31 of 167 Restaurants in Skokie ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mediterranean, Middle Eastern,
8808 Gross Point Rd, Skokie, IL 60077-1809
+1 847-965-1818
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“kebab” (5 reviews)
“kefta” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Kosher
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8808 Gross Point Rd, Skokie, IL 60077-1809
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Reviews (40)
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've never had a bad meal here. The soup is delicious and the shawarma is as close to authentic as one will get outside of Israel. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly. For Kosher food, the pricing is reasonable. Highly recommend!

Thank chicagoandrew2017
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Taboun Grill features many Middle-Eastern favorites, including falafel, schwarma, baba ghanoush, and a wide variety of salads, sandwiches, chicken, lamb and beef selections. Since it is also a kosher restaurant, there are no dairy products available. However, there are always dessert options available. Everything is...More

Thank pianoprincess10
Reviewed 11 April 2017

beware of spicy get something mild grate food they give you a good amount they are very high price i love it all

Thank Lenore J
Management response:Responded 17 April 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate you coming in and taking the time to let us know your thoughts.

Reviewed 22 March 2017

Over prices and not impressed. Lunch for 4 people came to over $75. Robbery. Everything was soggy, and had no pizzaz. meh.More

Thank panama2000
Management response:Responded 17 April 2017

You obviously are not aware of kosher meat prices. While other restaurants pay less than $2.00 for chicken, we pay close to $6.00. As you can see, robbery is hardly our intent and an uninformed accusation. However, we do offer a lunch special which our...More

Reviewed 23 January 2017

I have been here many times and whatever I have ordered has been very good and service is always friendly. Menu with many choices - falafel, kefta kebab, steak, vegetarian.... Love the pickles and beets they put on the table to nosh on as you...More

Thank SusanAdventure
Management response:Responded 17 April 2017

Thank you very much for being a customer. We love it when people enjoy coming in and like our food. Your kind review means a lot! We're Israelis and being informal is a way of life. We like keeping the restaurant casual and welcoming to...More

Reviewed 19 November 2016

As middle eastern food goes the taste was fairly average. The entrée I ordered was kefta kebab and it was spiced nicely and had a good taste. We tested the appetizer assortment and the taste was just ok. All the food was served hot and...More

Thank Don C
Management response:Responded 17 April 2017

Thanks for liking our kefta. Sorry you don't think much of the appetizers. They're see usually very popular. We appreciate your input and for giving us a try.

Reviewed 7 September 2016

Best middle eastern food anywhere in the neighborhood. Has to compete with another mideastern place that has better advertising, but this is the real deal! And it's Kosher!

Thank Rofeh
Management response:Responded 17 April 2017

We're grateful for your wonderful review! Thank you for being so kind and for coming to dine with us. We appreciate your business more than you know.

Reviewed 7 September 2016

atmosphere was a bit noisy and crowded. Food was pretty good but the service was so-so. Not much else to sayMore

Thank Benjamin W
Management response:Responded 17 April 2017

Thanks for liking our food. We apologize for the so-so service. If you come in again and there's any issue with your experience, please let us know so we can address it right away. We always try to have our customers leave satisfied. Thank you...More

Reviewed 2 September 2016

I can't imagine this restaurant needs another 5 star review. The place was packed on a Monday night but this didn't faze the kitchen. All our orders arrived promptly and cooked perfectly. Don't miss the Moroccan cigars for an appetizer, The chicken thigh kebobs were...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Came here from out of town and seeing the chaos inside, did not know what to expect. So, forget the screaming kids and strollers and elderly grandparents. This is like a family gathering. Sit back and enjoy. Order the hummus platters or selection of appetizers,...More

Thank GeorgetownUnivProf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8808 Gross Point Rd, Skokie, IL 60077-1809
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie
  • Phone Number: +1 847-965-1818
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