About Devon Seafood + Steak - Oakbrook Terrace

With an indulgent menu focused on superior quality seafood, Devon Seafood + Steak crafts its dishes with exacting standards & pampers its guests in a comfortable atmosphere. Featuring a generous cellar selection, an oyster bar & creative cuisine, Devon delivers culinary excellence at a surprising value. Open for lunch and dinner.

17W400 22nd Street
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
Seafood, Steak, American

Hours of Operation:
Monday 11am - 9pm | Tuesday – Friday 11am – 10pm | Saturday 4pm – 10pm | Sunday 4pm – 9pm
Happy Hour (bar only) Monday – Friday 4-7pm | Sunday 4-9pm

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(630) 516-0180

Website:
http://www.devonseafood.com/home.aspx?location_id=180

Parking Details:
Complementary Valet for dinner Tuesday through Saturday

Executive Chef:
Geoff Silverwood

Private Party Facilities:
Devon Seafood + Steak is the perfect setting for your banquet, wedding rehearsal dinner, private party, birthday celebration, graduation party, business lunch or any other special occasion.

Private Party Contact:
Bianca Garcia: (630) 516-0180

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wine

Devon Seafood + Steak - Oakbrook Terrace Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

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4.2

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Moderate

96% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (76)
Special Occasion (76)
Good for Birthdays (54)
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Good for Anniversaries (52)
Romantic (46)
Business Meals (44)
Fit for Foodies (36)
Worth the Drive (36)
Cozy (34)
Casual (32)
Quiet Conversation (30)
Notable Wine List (30)
Healthy (29)
Bar Seating (28)
Good for Groups (28)
Great for Lunch (28)
Creative Cuisine (23)
Neighborhood Gem (23)
Pre/post Theatre (20)
Authentic (19)
Comfort Food (15)
Happy Hour (15)
Seasonal (15)
Fun (12)
Handcrafted Cocktails (12)
Sunday Lunch (10)
Vibrant Bar Scene (10)
Hot Spot (9)
Tasting Menu (8)
Gluten Free Options (6)
Late-night Find (6)
Great for Outdoor Dining (6)
Great Beer (5)
Local Ingredients (4)
Quick Bite (4)
Afternoon Coffee (3)
Paleo Friendly (3)
People Watching (3)
Great for Brunch (2)
Kid-friendly (2)
Disabled Access (2)
Live Music (1)
Live Sports (1)
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 2 days ago

Steak and seafood excellent!
Waitress Janet outstanding--friendly, knowledgeable, made suggestions, always seeking to serve. Busboys, instead of being invisible, made friendly greetings, proactively helpful (one picked up my coat which I didn't realize had fallen off the back of my chair.) My wife, my daughter and I had a very nice evening dinner.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 3 days ago

went there for a nice dinner and was going to try something different and when it came time to order I said give me the char crusted ahi it what I always have and it was a s great as ever one of these days I will try something different but it's just so good I keep ordering the same thing, my wife as told me that there are other things on the menu just as good but my go too is the Ahi

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

We haven’t been in a while forgot how good the food is and new things on the menu!

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 (Chicago)·Dined 5 days ago

The food was mediocre! Disappointed, as it has always been good food and nice presentation.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 6 days ago

We immensely enjoyed our dinner. Our server, George, was exceptional. We also enjoyed the jazz background ambiance. We will certainly be back.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Seasonal, Cozy
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 (Chicago)·Dined 6 days ago

Birthday coupon requires both people to have a full meal. Does not allow for the other person to have just an appetizer and side if they aren't all that hungry or on a budget.

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·Dined on January 7, 2018

It seemed a little dark

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Outstanding service. Food was excellent.would recommend it

Tags: Good for Groups, Sunday Lunch, Paleo Friendly, Good for a Date, Tasting Menu, Great for Brunch, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Nice cocktails, very good appetizer (recommend the sampler with the shrimp scampi), good entrees, and excellent dessert. Will come again!

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Absolutely wonderful food as always. Great for seafood which is my favorite. The Ahi tuna was perfect. Looking forward to coming back soon.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Bar Seating, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Overall: not worth the money. Bread bun: good (a diabetic knows to avoid it). Sushi: a quite bad rice dumpling masquerading creation . Shrimp scampi appetizer: very good. Clams: mediocre (or less). Coffee: good. Bouillabaisse soup: acceptable (I wish to find some lobster tail and/or crab legs in it, considering price). Scallops: overdone and lacked taste. The ice cream had a very weak flavor, almost tasteless. Cocktail: the restaurant should consider to employ a professional bartender. Beer: good.
The server started very slow but was fine toward the end.
Not a part of the review, just a recommendation: the restaurant should have a more extensive gluten free menu.

Tags: Afternoon Coffee
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Wow... This was such a disappointment. Thought we would try a different restaurant for fine dining in Oakbrook. The restaurant was very appealing, visually. The food was mediocre. The service was absolutely horrible. I would never waste another dime here.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

We love Devon Seafood and so it was a logical choice to celebrate a milestone BD. We always choose seating in the bar as it has a more upbeat vibe. Had a large table for six, away from the main seating area so we felt totally private. Our server, Devon (!) was great. Only negatives were that the service for cocktails tended to be a bit slow, not the server's fault. It always seems to be the case there so that tells me they need to staff more bartenders. Most of the food was excellent, a couple of dishes were a slight disappointment. Nothing specifically bad, just maybe the wrong choice by the diners themselves . . . Had a great time!

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Fit for Foodies, Bar Seating
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vip
 (Milwaukee)·Dined on January 5, 2018

Every aspect of our meal was excellent. Lighting is perfect. Brighter over the table for menus and food color, yet subdued between tables for a more private experience. Crusted Ahi Tuna was perfect. Not too spicy and not over-cooked. Cauliflower side was a delight. Our waiter was attentive without creating any urgency. Pleasant with great knowledge of the menu when asked. Substitutions were cheerfully granted with no additional charge.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Cozy
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 5, 2018

Food was good except for the muffin and coffee
It’s a cold day but temperature inside fluctuated between cool and warm

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 4, 2018

This was a repeat visit - and in so many ways Devon's is terrific. The warm rolls served when you're seated, the quality of the food overall (among the 4 of us we had salmon - planked, sushi and bouillabaisse, salads, bisque, asparagus and creme brulee, as well as cappuccino) - was really great.

The yukon mashed potatoes are a favorite.

The only suggestions are to be more attentive to the small things (like salt and pepper on the table - and offer fresh ground pepper with soups, salad and certain entrees). Grated cheese on the caesar salad? anchovies? would appreciate...

Front desk team - always welcoming and warm in their greetings.

Thank you for the Birthday festive menu and dessert.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Great for Lunch, Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 3, 2018

Three friends, looking for good seafood, on a very cold night and we struck nailed it here! The restaurant wasn't crowded(because of the cold), so we had the advantage of non-rushed dinner and conversation. We also chatted with the waiter quite a bit, who had great dining suggestions. Staff was very attentive to us and also, were content to leave us alone as we were just catching up with each other. Between the three of us, we have probably had all their trout dishes (the pretzel covered trout was surprising--big pieces of trout and NOT rolled in crushed pretzels but rather had bits of pretzel tossed in with them). Wine list is decent--one of the party is involved in wine peripherally, so she repectfully gave the waiter some information he was unaware of in making wine suggestions. All in all a great night with friends.

Tags: Cozy, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 3, 2018

Love the quality of food. The tuna poke was fresh and flavorful. The Arctic Char was one of the best prepared pieces of fish I’ve ever had and the sides are interesting and flavorful - not just roasted cauliflower, but mixed with pieces of sweet bacon. Ate every morsel on my plate, which doesn’t often happen. Only issue is the level of music - turn it down a bit to ease opportunity for conversation (seems to be an issue with too many restaurants). Interior design includes really nice bar area with high top tables and separate restaurant that are nicely appointed with warm lighting. Hostess very friendly. Our server just ok (never got second portion of fabulous biscuit that was supposed to come, took forever to get our check and pay our tab).

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Disappointed that the Menu & food quality has really gone down hill over the past several years. Last time we visited this location was for NYE 2014. Since then, we moved into the city and frequented the Chicago Ave Devon Seafood Grill. Was sad that our first visit back to the Oakbrook Terrace restaurant was very underwhelming.

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·Dined on January 1, 2018

Our fish was cooked to perfection. we do not enjoy over cooked fish...and to do this on such a very busy evening...New Year's Eve... had to be a challenge for the chefs. We are most grateful.

The prime rib, however, was tasty but tough...Our other guest, on the other hand, had a steak that couldn't have been better. !

Where ever did you get such a server.......She couldn't have been any better. She should take a grand bow ! Many thanks !

Tags: Special Occasion, Romantic
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Great Food & Service. I was also grateful that they accommodated 11 of us including 3 children & put us in their private party room instead of the bar area

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

First time there and loved everything about it. Recommended it to all!!!

Tags: Authentic, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Romantic
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Me and my husband visited the restaurant New Years Eve 2017. We were very surprised that the restaurant was not very busy for New Years Eve. The bar was very full but, dining area had empty tables. Hence, it could have been because the wind chill was -35 that night. However, our reservation was at 7:30 pm and we arrived right on time and had requested a booth so, the Hostess explain that they were running about 10 minutes behind schedule and asked if, we were willing to wait a little longer for a booth and we were OK with that; we waited only 15 minutes and was seated. Our waitress "Nicki, C" arrived at our table within, minutes to take our drink orders; the service that night was very good, no complaints. However, the food was a little disappointing. I ordered the "Seafood Mixed Grill, sm shrimp sushi, a cup of lobster bisque and a glass of 6oz Moscato no dessert; my husband ordered 6oz steak and shrimp, sprite and no dessert. The food was "LUKE" warm at best, the steak was like "shoe leather", the sushi roll was tasteless, the lobster Bisque was just warm. I could see if, the restaurant was busy but, there were several empty tables. So, I except no excuse for "cold" food. Devon, just do not do steak, well at all, period. The dining area was not very clean, the ambience was a very little dated with very little x mas decorations but, the restroom was clean. Devon, was a "Choice" restaurant which, we have visited several times in the past also, when it was called "Braxton" however, with more choices in the area. Devon, as become for us, more of an "Option."

Tags: Romantic, Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Authentic, Seasonal, Good for a Date
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Great food and service even on a busy NYE

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

As always had a great meal at Devon’s. Staff is fantastic and food outstanding.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

The place is very nice and noise level wasn’t too bad considering it was New Years Eve. The service was excellent and the food arrived very fast so I can’t complain at all about that. The table seemed to have been squeezed in to allow for the most seating available on a big night. I felt like I should have been on first name basis with the other tables around us so needless to say, you couldn’t have a truly private conversation at dinner. The food is fresh. I had the filet and lobster tail and my husband had the filet and fried shrimp. Be prepared, because this is a different taste. Everything is wood fire grilled so it has a smokey flavor to it and the steak is rubbed with several different seasonings and none that I would care to have again. Again, it is a very nice place with fresh food, just not my kind of taste.

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

It was an all around great experience

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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

We had a great waitress. Her name was Janet. The lobster bisque soup was so good. Homemade ice cream for dessert just can’t be beat. Would recommend.

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Seafood is also good. The sides are particularly good. We had the Atlantic salmon with the sides of green beans and mashed potatoes. The salmon is grilled to perfection and always tastes fresh. Our server was excellent and checked back often. Of course we love the warm biscuits that accompany each meal. We will be back soon.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Worth the Drive, Healthy
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Adriana, our server, was so pleasant it seemed like she was part of our family. She was a gem

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Hot Spot, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Savannah)·Dined on December 31, 2017

I've eyed the menu once or twice and was Intrigued being a seafood lover. Didn't know what to expect as far as the venue but the ambiance was intimate, very tranquil yet contemporary. The service was too notch Mark was our server, he made calculated request and supplied a sufficient explanation as to why. We ordered the goat cheese bruschetta which was immaculate. The smoked salmon and shrimp ceviche, great. I had the shellfish bouiebaisse which was very filling and delicious. The Mrs had the seafood grill which was a variety well worth the time. Service couldn't be beat. The food was out on no time and it was a decent crowd. Happy to have picked it, perfect for a dinner date or just a new dining experience of you like an overall satisfying one

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on December 30, 2017

Excellent service. Very friendly staff

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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 30, 2017

love this place. always great food, great service and very nice atmosphere.

Tags: Cozy, Great for Outdoor Dining, Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation, Hot Spot, Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Romantic, Good for Groups
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·Dined on December 30, 2017

Waiter and staff were all very good and professional. The food was excellent.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 29, 2017

Consistently great food and service.

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vip
 (Kansas City)·Dined on December 28, 2017

Great crabcakes and lobster mac n cheese.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 25, 2017

Perfect as always! The food, service & atmosphere is top-notch,

Tags: Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Sunday Lunch, Good for Birthdays
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 25, 2017

Food was fantastic . Would like to make 1 suggestion... The seafood combo with the Rosa sauce is very mild...needs more seasonings and bread SERVED with the dish.. It was just THERE... The pretzel encrusted trout was exceptional.. Will be back....

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Seasonal, Good for a Date
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 24, 2017

A great choice for Christmas Eve dinner. Delicious seafood & wonderful steaks.

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 24, 2017

Excellent food! Superb service!

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