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Eddie Merlot's - Burr Ridge
Eddie Merlot's - Burr Ridge

Eddie Merlot's - Burr Ridge Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.eddiemerlots.com
  • Phone: (630) 468-2098
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch : Monday - Friday 11:30am - 2:00pm
    Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 5:00pm - 12:00am, Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
    Lounge opens at 4pm Daily
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, American
  • Executive Chef: Dan Tucker
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Private Party Facilities: When you want to make an impression, there"s only one name you can trust. When you want the best in food, wine, and service for your special event, there's only one Eddie Merlot's.
    Eddie Merlot's has earned its reputation by serving exceptional U.S.D.A. prime beef—a superior certification awarded to only 2% of
    all U.S. beef. And we bring the same standard to our private dining menus, which feature a wide variety of hors d'oeuvres, entrees,
    desserts, and accompaniments, complimented by the finest wine and cocktails. From the moment your guests arrive, Eddie Merlot's talented culinary team is dedicated to providing you and your guests with an experience like no other.
    That same commitment extends to our service staff. We pride ourselves on hospitality, from making you feel comfortable during the planning process to making your guests feel welcome when they're with you.
    Eddie Merlot's offers several private and semi-private dining areas, from 10 to 275.
  • Private Party Contact: Steven Zambrzycki (630) 468-2098
  • Entertainment: Live Music in the lounge on Fridays and Saturdays starting at 7pm.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Burr Ridge Parkway
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Complimentary Valet parking offered. Large surface parking area surrounds the building.
A word from Eddie Merlot's - Burr Ridge
Eddie Merlot"s Prime-aged Beef and Seafood starts with U.S.D.A. Prime Beef and the freshest seafood. Eddie Merlot's has created one of the hottest concepts today; the wine bar provides more than 75 wines by the glass and a very extensive reserve wine collection by the bottle. The bar is stocked with all of the finest spirits and after dinner cordials and Cognacs. Eddie Merlot's boasts a contemporary but stunningly elegant interior design and atmosphere—where guests can have fun, relax and enjoy listening to up-tempo music, while dressed in business or casual attire.Continued
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Overall
  • Diners' Choice WinnerSteak
Diner Reviews
  • "Found this place through Open Table. It was a truly spectacular steakhouse. The meal was phenomenal- try the balsamic reduction on the tomato and mozzarella salad. The tempura green beans with the dipping sauce was incredible; however nothing compares to the beef. The steaks were cooked to perfection and expertly seasoned. There were many different toppings offered as additions, but absolutely not necessary. The only detractor was the hash browns. While the outside crust was tasty, the inside was flavorless; since it was about an inch thick, the inside volume was significant."
    Dined on 8/23/2014
  • "Overall a truly great experience. Our only complaint was the noise level was a little to high."
    Dined on 8/23/2014
  • "We had a small family get-together here because it was a perfect location to meet. We were very pleased with our experience. The service was excellent. Several of us have special dietary needs and our server went back several times to check with the chef about certain dishes. The kitchen was very accommodating! The food was delicious. The ambience was elegant yet comfortable. We will definitely return."
    Dined on 8/23/2014
  • "Delicious food, nice menu selection and great atmosphere. We love to visit for lunch or special dinners."
    Dined on 8/22/2014
  • "We have always had the highest of praise for this superb restaurant. The service provided is only outdone by the excellent selection of menu choices! Andras, our waiter. is like family given his attention to detail."
    Dined on 8/21/2014
  • "Dined here before and had a wonderful experience, however, this time the service was terrible! Service at bar was unattainable. Waited over fifteen minutes never got acknowledged, finally requested seating at table to be served. They ran out of wine choice only able to serve one glass to our party of four Dinner service was slow and dishes came out half prepped. Manager and server were very apologetic."
    Dined on 8/17/2014
  • "Very ordinary food for the price. Good service nice place."
    Dined on 8/16/2014
  • "As always our meal was perfect, our wine was terrific and the service by Jim exemplary. Can't say enough positive things about this restaurant. We love it and will be back soon."
    Dined on 8/15/2014
  • "I am completing on behalf of my parents. I made the reservation for their anniversary. They have been taking about it. I can't wait to check it out for myself."
    Dined on 8/15/2014
  • "The food is very good. I am hoping they will add on mango sorbet or coconut sorbet for dessert. All other desserts have dairy that I can not tolerate."
    Dined on 8/14/2014
  • "Superior food and service. Jimmy V was a phenomenal server, and the food was great as usual."
    Dined on 8/9/2014
  • "Server was friendly and knowledgable. Food was excellent! Only negative was the lighting - could have been dimmer for a warmer cozy feel. Otherwise, excellent experience!"
    Dined on 8/8/2014
  • "The Chef's Choice ($29.00) is a delicious bargain!"
    Dined on 8/7/2014
  • "Food was great-desert special. Loved all. Close to home , good parking"
    Dined on 8/6/2014
  • "I enjoyed the food and service very much. I love that I am greeted warmly by the staff at this restaurant."
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "Steaks to die for. Great service. Nice menu selections, variety"
    Dined on 8/1/2014
  • "It was an awesome night ,great food great service a little price e But worth it Would recommend going and joining the dining club"
    Dined on 7/30/2014
  • "Your prices are Chicago downtown not Burr Ridge local and the bucket seats in the lounge are not at all for the average woman - pillow and all."
    Dined on 7/28/2014
  • "Was pleasantly surprised since I was orginally told this restaurant was quite pricey, it was not!"
    Dined on 7/25/2014
  • "While the food on our last visit was wonderful, the service left us wanting, on this visit, Eddie Merlot's has redeemed themselves, everything was superb!"
    Dined on 7/25/2014
  • "Food and service are impeccable. Enjoy being able to have lunch and savor the good food at a reasonable price. You will not be disappointed."
    Dined on 7/25/2014
  • "My guest and I both had the filet mignon. It was cooked just the way we wanted and we enjoyed it so much. My guest kept saying "this is wonderful". We really enjoyed the food."
    Dined on 7/21/2014
  • "So much for special requests. I asked for a quiet table however they apparently didn't read it. Very disappointed at the noise level."
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "All meet or exceeded expectations. Serving if the entree was excellent with greatfollow up by the waiter this wilmake me return at a future date,"
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "We thoroughly enjoy Eddie Merlot's restaurant in Burr Ridge. The food, service, and ambiance are excellent. Jim, the waiter, Sadat, and Mike - the manger are excellent, as well."
    Dined on 7/15/2014
  • "Excellent food - dinner, appetizers, awesome french onion soup, creative salads, and desert to die for! Ask for Jimmy V. to be your server. He's excellent. Great recommendations and caters to your every need/want. Definately going back!"
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "Excellent service provided by our waiter. Food prepared properly and they allow substitutions if you don't like the combinations you asked for."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "We are always extremely pleased when we dine at Eddie Merlot's. We like our experience so much we want to come back more often. Thank you for providing a consistent excellent experience."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "Eddie Merlot's is a favorite restaurant of mine for special occasions! The setting is so very conducive to a romantic and special meal. My one thing that brings me back is Andras Juhasz. Andras' attention to detail and fine recommendations have always made me feel as if only the best service will ever do. Thank you fro having such professional servers. I cannot say enough about the wonderful cuisine and product offered! So I won't. It is fabulous!"
    Dined on 7/10/2014
  • "My wife and I celebrated here and enjoyed the dining experience. The Escargot Bourguignon was excellent. Cocktails, meal and wine were very good and the wait staff prompt and friendly."
    Dined on 7/10/2014
  • "We chose Eddie Merlot to celebrate our anniversary and received congratulations by name when we walked in the door. The food was delicious, especially the filets and there is a nice wine list to choose from. We were offered a complimentary red velvet cupcake for dessert!"
    Dined on 7/8/2014
  • "Very nice and excellent food with very good service."
    Dined on 7/2/2014
  • "Service wasn't great and I think they were short on staff. I overheard a waiter mentioning it to another customer. I thought it was unusual that we were never offered bread and it seemed missing at other tables."
    Dined on 6/30/2014
  • "Excellent. Excellent. Excellent. Excellent. Excellent. Excellent. Excellent."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "Our waitress Yuliya really made the experience. Knowledgeable, upbeat with the right amount of talkative."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "First time at Mr Merlot's and I was impressed. Service was solid and the food from the appetizers to the desserts was very good. I would go back again."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "We were there on a Friday night with a party of eight. Our waiter couldn't have been better; he was friendly, made sure our orders were perfect, and the food and wine were great. This was not our first time there, and we will definitely return."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Saturday night was 3rd time here at Eddie Merlots . My chopped salad and grouper were both excellent. The sides: asparagus grilled just right, creamed spinach to die for; broccoli was steamed and had no seasoning on it so very bland; the hash browns which server highly recommended were pasty and tasted like frozen from grocery I could make at home.The filets were excellent though one ordered medium well arrived medium rare so had to be sent back. We have never had outstanding service at this restaurant and this night was worse then usual.We were never served any bread. Server came to table infrequently and timing was odd.Very long delays between wine flights. Desserts are nothing special."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Liked the place quite a bit and the steaks were excellent. Service was a bit slow, almost like they forgot about us at times, like when they forgot to bring the bread."
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "A perfect setting for a wonderful dinner for our anniversary. thank You."
    Dined on 6/25/2014