About White Chocolate Grill - Naperville

The White Chocolate Grill offers an expansive menu of classic American fare; made from scratch using only the highest quality ingredients. A selection of house-made white chocolate and other desserts complement this offering and are proudly served in a unique team-service format assuring friendliness and efficiency. The restaurant is designed with rich wood and real stone which creates an upscale, Frank Lloyd Wright inspired atmosphere.

Please join us for Happy Hour:
Monday-Friday from 2pm-7pm & Saturday-Sunday from 2pm-5pm.
Children's & Gluten Free menus available.

We'd love to host your large party, please contact the restaurant directly.

1803 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL 60563
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
American, Steak

Hours of Operation:
Lunch & Dinner:
Tue-Sat 11am-10pm
Sun-Mon 11am-9pm

Cross Street:
Freedom Dr. & Diehl Rd. (I-88 Naperville Exit)

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(630) 505-8300

Website:
http://whitechocolategrill.com/

Parking Details:
There is plenty of parking available in the shopping center where restaurant is located.

Private Party Facilities:
The White Chocolate Grill is a contemporary American restaurant. We offer a diverse menu of classic American fare; made from scratch with only the highest quality ingredients.

Private Party Contact:
nap@slatebridge.com : (630) 505-8300

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Private Room

White Chocolate Grill - Naperville Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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4.5

service

4.6

ambience

4.5

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

95% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (91)
Special Occasion (80)
Good for Birthdays (73)
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Good for Anniversaries (64)
Casual (59)
Business Meals (52)
Great for Lunch (50)
Good for Groups (45)
Worth the Drive (43)
Cozy (42)
Romantic (38)
Bar Seating (37)
Creative Cuisine (37)
Comfort Food (32)
Fit for Foodies (26)
Pre/post Theatre (24)
Neighborhood Gem (23)
Handcrafted Cocktails (22)
Fun (21)
Quiet Conversation (20)
Sunday Lunch (18)
Healthy (17)
Authentic (16)
Happy Hour (16)
Notable Wine List (15)
Gluten Free Options (14)
Hot Spot (14)
Vibrant Bar Scene (14)
Tasting Menu (12)
Seasonal (12)
Great for Brunch (10)
Late-night Find (10)
Good Vegetarian Options (9)
People Watching (9)
Kid-friendly (7)
Quick Bite (5)
Local Ingredients (4)
Great Beer (3)
Vegan (2)
Disabled Access (2)
Great for Outdoor Dining (2)
Scenic View (2)
Spicy (2)
Live Sports (2)
Waterfront (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Organic (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
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·Dined 2 days ago

The wait was a little longer than expected but the food was well worth it. Our server was Carrie and she was phenomenal. We will definitely be back.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 3 days ago

Had reservations and had to wait 20 minutes before being seated. Never remembered getting a flasher pager before when having a reservation. Appetizer was great as was the desert. The entrees were so so . My daughter found her filet to have a some unexpected fat in it she did not enjoy. I had heard about the prime rib there was to be very good. I found the prime rib to be average. All in all, we have had a better dining experience for half the cost of this outing.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 3 days ago

Food was below average

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·Dined 3 days ago

We showed up 30 minutes before our reservation and ended up sitting down 15 minutes later. The waitress was very friendly and came around when she was needed. The food didn’t take long to come out and was cooked perfectly and tasted delicious. I would definitely recommend and I would definitely return.

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·Dined 3 days ago

Dinner was delicious, waitstaff knoweledgable and willing to make recommendations, seating for our reservation timely, NOISY.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 3 days ago

We were seated in a small booth for two in a kind of out of way setting, which we loved. We really felt like we had a private area where we could talk without anyone hearing us. The seating is not normally this way, so this was a unique experience. We love the spinach and artichoke dip, the steak sandwich, and the apple pie dessert.

Tags: Authentic, Good for Groups, Casual, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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·Dined 3 days ago

Made reservations not happy that I waited twenty minutes after the set time also asked for a specific drink said they had the ingredients then served me their own concoction because they didn’t have the correct ingredients. Not to say it was horrible and way overpriced One glass of wine one mixed drink 39$ ridiculous. Only recommending on food quality only doubt I will ever return.

Tags: Great for Lunch
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·Dined on January 14, 2018

Food was great. Service was very fast and friendly.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 14, 2018

Reservation didn’t matter as we still had to wait 45 minutes for a table. The manager cane over after we ordered and told us our desserts would be comped for the wait. They only comped 1 of 3 desserts, and then only after we asked about it. We would not normally order desserts if she had not offered. We won’t be returning here. Very disappointed.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 14, 2018

Loved it! Had a reservation and waited in the bar for about 15 minutes....had a drink and were seated relatively quickly. Food was delicious...citrus/soy glazed salmon was amazing! Ahi tuna appetizer was delicious- the slaw that the tuna was presented on was a great compliment to the app. Highly recommend.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 14, 2018

My husband and I had tried to get reservations into White Chocolate for a while. We finally got in. It was worth the wait. The food was great. The service was excellent. There was a wait even though we had a reservation but the manager apologized and the wait was not too long (about 20 minutes). All in all we liked it.

One of the negatives was the parking (one large lot that had to accommodate about five different restaurants). The other was that it is noisy. It was hard for my husband and I to hear each other talk. We had to practically shout to be heard.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot
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 (Grand Rapids)·Dined on January 14, 2018

We waited 30 mins past our reservation time, but it was worth it. My grilled steak Cobb salad was one of the best salads I’ve ever eaten! I couldn’t stop eating it! My house red wine was good, and The White Chocolate Brownie was also fantastic and perfect for two people. Our server was very friendly and quick! The bar was beautiful—great ambiance. Would definitely recommend it and will return soon!

Tags: Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 13, 2018

Good food and service

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·Dined on January 13, 2018

My son picked WCG to clelbrater his 13th birthday, mostly because he saw they had soufflé as a dessert and he’s always wanted to try it. Even though it wasn’t a traditional soufflé, he enjoyed it. We all enjoyed our dinners. I was impressed by the bourbon & rye selections.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Kid-friendly, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Gluten Free Options
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 13, 2018

Ambiance is always great. The lighting is perfect. I love the lounge area for seating and we were there tonight. The service is wonderful and Becky is our favorite. She’s attentive and spot-on, so friendly and personable too. Tonight we had to wait about 25 mins past our reservation time because the place was packed. The manager came to our table to apologize. We thought that was classy and just the right touch. We weren’t really frustrated by the wait but the extra attention let’s you know they’re on their game.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 12, 2018

We arrived at 5:30 and the restaurant was not busy. The waitress immediately came to our table taking our drink order and returned quickly to take our food order not giving us time to view the menu. I felt rushed. My lemonade was extremely tart and asked for water to dilute it. She removed my lemonade and brought water. She didn’t take the lemonade off my bill. I complained about my steak sandwich being too raw but kept it anyway. I was only half way done with my meal and the waitress left the dessert menu. Since we didn’t want dessert she immediately brought our check. I felt very rushed because the restaurant was getting busier. WIll not return to this restaurant.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 11, 2018

The service was okay. We ordered the daily special soup. We ordered three but none of us were able to finish the soup, it was VERY salty. The main dish I had was grilled salmon. It tasted pretty good, over all portions were a little smaller than usual. Server brought us the check for the table and asked if we would be interested in coffee or desert, I guess it should have been other way around!

Tags: Comfort Food, Bar Seating
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·Dined on January 11, 2018

Great food. Excellent service. It's local and you don't have to drive to Chicago for some good, modern dining.

Tags: Special Occasion, Cozy, Healthy, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch, Good for Groups, Romantic
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 10, 2018

We had great service and plenty of food. The grilled artichokes and French dip were exceptional. Our waiter Jesse was attentive and not patronizing (which be irritating to older women).

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Neighborhood Gem, Bar Seating
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 10, 2018

It was nice

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

We always enjoy our visits to White Chocolate grill. Great ambiance and the food is consistently high quality

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Overall everything was great, but we had a 545 reservation on a Saturday night and felt they were rushing us to get the table for another reservation. We were treating guests and wanted to be able to treat them to drinks, appetizers and dessert and we could hardly enjoy one and they were bringing the next meal. We left very full but felt shorted on our quality time to catch up with friends.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Ordered the ribeye. Quite a bit of fat and grizzle. A little to chewy

Tags: Bar Seating, Vibrant Bar Scene
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·Dined on January 6, 2018

Food n service great. Only problem was with our seating arrangements. We had reservations and we were put at table next to entrance. Very cold and drafty and people were waiting directly next to our table. Nothing worse than eating while cold.

Tags: Good for a Date, Casual, Pre/post Theatre, Fun
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

The service was great as usual!

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·Dined on January 5, 2018

Great place, great food and great environment; Enjoyed a nice cozy business lunch with a friend. Definitely be back there with other colleagues.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Gluten Free Options, Tasting Menu, Casual
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 4, 2018

We love the WCG! The classic prime rib sandwich is delicious, that and the nice people that work there bring us back every time!

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

the service and the food was really great. the special at the time was fish from Australia. I would highly recommend it along with the banana cream pie. my wife and I always have the bread pudding which is another definite recommendation.

Tags: Casual, Special Occasion, Cozy, Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on January 1, 2018

Great food and top notch service. Highly recommended

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Wonderful food and service. However music system is way too loud making the entire restaurant very noisy. Hard to have conversation with others, even when across table or next to you. Very nice decor and would recommend if the music volume lowered or turned off.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

New Year's Eve

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Nice place for News Years Eve dinner. The Sea Bass and Salmon offerings were a hit. Service was friendly and prompt. We will return.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

The food was not impressive at all. The prime rib was more fat then anything and the crab cakes were missing crab. The dessert was a soufflé was hard in the middle and just was made incorrect

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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

I loved the ambiance and the vibe of this restaurant. However the food has to be the reason one would think of returning. We ordered the ribs, a filet mignon and strip steak. The ribs were burnt with little meat left on the bone. The filet was okay, but nothing to write home about and I enjoyed my strip steak. So two out of three is not a good reason to enjoy returning. The dessert that we ordered had frozen crust that was impossible to cut through, so we tried another. I loved the place but the kitchen needs repair. In defense it was New Years Day, but we ate at 3:45. No excuse for the kitchen!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List
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·Dined on December 31, 2017

Helpful to tell price of daily special before customer orders..we were shocked by the price.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Quiet Conversation
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Good food, prompt service. Manager offered free dessert or appetizer because we were 10 minutes late in being seated. Great customer service.

Tags: Special Occasion, Romantic, Late-night Find
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Seated 30 min after reservation time. Out of prime rib at 7 pm (reservation was 6:30). Another 20 min for lemonade (bar backed up). Lemonade good but why do I have to wait for bar. Drink is non alcoholic. For food prices, expected much more upscale place. Immediately turned off when given one of those pucks that vibrates when table ready. I had a reservation!

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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Fantastic!

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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 30, 2017

This is our go to place for special occasions. Love the food and service is always excellent.

Tags: Business Meals, Fit for Foodies, Fun, People Watching, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on December 29, 2017

I randomly Yelped WCG and man am I glad I did !?!
The ambiance was really smooth and relaxing, the music was at JUST the right volume and the service was stellar! If I’m not mistaken Jesse, was our server . I ordered the blackened sea bass topped with crab meat and mashed potatoes on the side ... AMAZING ! I had two of the best classic margaritas I’ve ever had! For dessert (which I rarely order) it was white Chocolate raspberry cheesecake ....
...................Speechless.


I cannot WAIT to revisit this Naperville gem in the near future ! 5stars for me !

Tags: Organic, Happy Hour, Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Handcrafted Cocktails, Local Ingredients, Sunday Lunch, Waterfront, Neighborhood Gem, Scenic View, Bar Seating, Worth the Drive
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