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About Wildfire - Schaumburg

Step back in time to when going out for dinner meant something really special. From the decor to the jazz music, Wildfire has the style and warmth that makes it perfect for celebrating with friends or a quiet evening for two. The extensive menu features broiled steaks and chops, wood-roasted seafood and roasted meats, all prepared in an open kitchen. Signature dishes include Horseradish Crusted Filet Mignon, Macadamia Nut Crusted Halibut, Wildfire Chopped Salad and Cedar Planked Salmon. So order a signature martini or one of our many wines by the glass, then sit back and enjoy the 1940s supper club experience of Wildfire.

1250 E Higgins Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
American, Steak, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Lunch Monday-Friday: 11:15am-4:00pm; Lunch Saturday-Sunday: 12:00pm-3:00pm; Dinner Monday-Thursday: 4:00pm-10:00pm; Friday: 4:00pm-11:00pm; Saturday 3:00pm-11:00pm; Sunday: 3:00pm-9:00pm; Open Thanksgiving Day: 11:00am-8:00pm; Closed Christmas Day

Cross Street:
Meacham Road

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(847) 995-0100

Website:
http://www.wildfirerestaurant.com/

Catering:
If you can't come to us, we'll come to you! Our Catering Menus are priced per person and include all of your Wildfire favorites, from our signature Wildfire Chopped Salad, to an assortment of sandwiches, pastas, steak, seafood and more. We also offer boxed lunch salad and sandwich options for convenience in the office. Give us a call and we'd be happy to help plan a great menu for you to enjoy with family, friends or co-workers.

Parking Details:
Ample free parking lot as well as valet service.

Executive Chef:
Luis Trujillo

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Wildfire is the perfect place to host your next corporate function, rehearsal dinner, birthday party, graduation or any celebratory occasion! Our Club Supper Menu, served family style, is a festive way to pass around and sample a variety of Wildfire specialties. Let us make your next event special!

Wildfire - Schaumburg Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.6

ambience

4.4

value

4.1

Noise

Moderate

94% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (215)
Good for Birthdays (170)
Good for Anniversaries (159)
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Good for a Date (157)
Business Meals (125)
Good for Groups (105)
Casual (84)
Romantic (81)
Worth the Drive (77)
Great for Lunch (73)
Cozy (70)
Comfort Food (64)
Fit for Foodies (63)
Bar Seating (57)
Notable Wine List (51)
Handcrafted Cocktails (48)
Neighborhood Gem (47)
Fun (46)
Sunday Lunch (37)
Hot Spot (34)
Creative Cuisine (32)
Quiet Conversation (32)
Pre/post Theatre (31)
Happy Hour (27)
People Watching (24)
Authentic (22)
Vibrant Bar Scene (22)
Healthy (21)
Kid-friendly (19)
Great for Brunch (18)
Seasonal (17)
Tasting Menu (15)
Gluten Free Options (15)
Disabled Access (11)
Good Vegetarian Options (10)
Quick Bite (9)
Late-night Find (8)
Local Ingredients (7)
Great for Outdoor Dining (6)
Great Beer (6)
Paleo Friendly (4)
Afternoon Coffee (3)
Live Sports (2)
Scenic View (2)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Organic (1)
Spicy (1)
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 (Chicago)·Dined 2 days ago

We had wonderful service and great meal. The steaks are always cooked perfectly.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Good for a Date
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 (Chicago)·Dined 2 days ago

Never disappointed wit a meal at wildfire in Schaumburg....excellent food, service, ambiance. Great steaks!

Tags: Special Occasion, Romantic, Fit for Foodies
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 (Chicago)·Dined 3 days ago

We celebrated my husband's birthday. On the OpenTable reservation form, I indicated it was his 65th Birthday. I thought maybe he would be treated to a birthday dessert.

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 (Orlando)·Dined 3 days ago

Great Service and Food. I had the spit grilled 1/2 of chicken...wife had the catch of the day. Terrific!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Business Meals
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·Dined 3 days ago

We love Wildfire as I believe you get great value for your money and the food is OUTSTANDING!
Probably the only draw back I can think of is that it can get a little loud at times. But the food is worth it.

Tags: Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion
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 (Detroit)·Dined 4 days ago

The restaurant was a quick find for good seafood. They were the only restaurant in the area open until 11pm on a Saturday that still had great reviews. The waiter was AMAZING calm and accommodating as my bf can be a handful. He gave us a personalized experience even when he had to say the same things over and over I’m sure. The food was the perfect temperature! I had the lamb chops with au gratin potatoes and my boyfriend had the seafood platter. Portion sizes were great for the money spent. All around really nice atmosphere with delicious food and drinks!

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Romantic, Cozy, Notable Wine List
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·Dined 4 days ago

Wildfire never disappoints. Great food, great service.

Tags: Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Fun, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Casual
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 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

Great service. Great food. Never missed having our table ready when promised. Pleasant and friendly staff. Never go wrong at Wildfire.

Tags: Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Worth the Drive, Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (Phoenix)·Dined 4 days ago

Decent meal as always at Wildfire. Wait staff a bit non-attentive to table

Tags: Special Occasion, Business Meals
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 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

I had not been to Wildfire for an extended period of time. With young kids it is a challenge to find time for date night. I offer that to star it was nice to receive the consistency of experience we have always enjoyed. Excellent food, good service and nice atmosphere are a constant. My wife and I enjoyed great before dinner cocktails and shared the small Ceasar salad, which is more than ample for two. I enjoyed the crab bisque, which was topped with a generous amount of crab and was rich and delicious. My wife opted for the bone-in ribeye and I chose the porterhouse. Both steaks arrive perfectly cooked and we both chose the delicious horseradish crust to top our steaks. We chose sides of creamed spinach and a special offering of roasted Brussels sprouts with hazelnuts that was delicious. We ended our meal with a complimentary lava cake, since it was my wife’s birthday, whic was prepared to perfection. Service was well-paced and unobtrusive and fully met our expectations. We agreed we needed to not be strangers in the future.

Tags: Business Meals, Happy Hour, Good for a Date, Bar Seating, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot
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·Dined 5 days ago

Great service, excellent food, an all around fantastic restaurant. Definitely coming back soon.

Tags: Business Meals, Authentic, Hot Spot, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Sunday Lunch, Seasonal, Good for Groups, Great for Lunch, Great for Brunch, Romantic
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 (Chicago)·Dined 5 days ago

I have always loved Wildfire. There were a few disappointments especially for a long time patron. The bread service has changed. That lovely onion loaf is gone and the rolls were not a good replacement, not even close. They changed the raspberry cosmo a while back , as a matter of fact they changed all of their flavored martinis as they have switched their vodka base and this was not an improvement. The triple play medallions have shrunk so much in size they are now shamefully small. The only thing they have not altered and my one thread left is the chopped salad. The only thing that increased in size was our bill. I can get the chopped salad for takeout and am looking for a new "favorite" place.

Tags: Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies
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 (Chicago)·Dined 6 days ago

Great ambiance, courteous staff and awesome food.

We ordered family style and the quantity and the timing was great. The food was delicious.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Cozy, Great for Lunch, Casual
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 (Chicago)·Dined 7 days ago

Great tasting steak and the service was impeccable. Can’t weight to return

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 9, 2018

Food was great & they brought a cake for us at the end.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Our party of 5 was treated very nicely by all staff and seated right away at time of our reservation. Our table was in a nice location away from noise and so was conversation friendly throughout. The service was very attentive and very friendly. Food all around was very good although would have liked more choices for appetizers and items (including entrees) that didn't have mustard based sauces as some are not fans of mustard (which seems trendy I know these days). The main dishes were delicious and cooked just right. The desserts could use some variety in terms of more healthy choices and at least one or two for those who are lactose sensitive (which we had in our party). We hadn't been to a Wildfire in a few years and enjoyed this experience.

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

The server that assisted me and my family was very knowledgeable of the specials for the day in addition to being engaging to my family. Pleasant server

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays, Late-night Find, Good for a Date
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

I went here for my birthday, & I really enjoyed myself! Great ambiance, my waitress was awesome, & food & drinks were fantastic! I'll definitely be returning soon!

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion, Healthy, Late-night Find, Quiet Conversation, Fun, Tasting Menu, Creative Cuisine, Kid-friendly, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Cozy, Romantic, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

This Wildfire was basic, reminiscent of a somewhat upscale red lobster. I wouldn’t recommend.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

This was Excellent! Highly recommend. My only criticism is that the caesar salad was bland.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Romantic
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Always a pleasure to dine at any Wildfire. This time though they lost our dinner order. It came out super slow. They were very apologetic and comped our dinners. Very nice of them to do. We’re we fine with the extra time.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Business Meals, Fun, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Excellent craft beer & fantastic prime ribs were perfect combination on my needs at that night.
Chopped Salad was also great taste, but so huge volume for 2 person even small size!!

Tags: Good for Groups, Great Beer, Casual, Comfort Food
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Had a great meal here. The service was excellent and attentive. The food was delicious and cooked perfectly.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Bar Seating, Cozy, Handcrafted Cocktails, Comfort Food
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Food was over cooked and took a long time to come out but the manager comped all three entrees and took care of us. We will be back for sure

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Great service and food as usual- at a reasonable price. Think higher end American Bistro. Decent selection of dishes for every taste and diet. Service always excellent though we’ve had a different server every time we go.

Tags: Cozy, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Gluten Free Options, Quiet Conversation, Casual, People Watching, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Handcrafted Cocktails, Romantic, Healthy, Comfort Food
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 4, 2018

Our server, the front desk and the busboys were excellent. Drinks were good as was the food. None of the three of us sharing a chocolate cake dessert was impressed by it.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 4, 2018

Awesome as always! Great for a night out or a special occasion.

Tags: Authentic, Healthy, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 3, 2018

Excellent dinner entries and outstanding service from a friendly staff. We've eaten dinner at Wildfire several times and never had a poor dinning experience.

Tags: Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails, Happy Hour, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Notable Wine List, Comfort Food, Business Meals
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·Dined on January 3, 2018

Everything was excellent and they didn't rush us out even though we were there for 3 hours.

Tags: Fun, Cozy, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 3, 2018

Our server, Ronald, definitely didn't was to be there and he let us know it with his attitude. A table in the next section from ours, with a different server, was sat after us and they received their drinks and appetizers before he approached our table for the first time. We probably were seated for 15 minutes. Throughout the meal he came off as very unfriendly. Maybe because it was a slow night and he wanted to go home early. Regardless it would make me think twice before returning to this restaurant.

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·Dined on January 3, 2018

Food was so good. It was a little on the pricey side but worth it. The crusts on the steak are so always amazing. I forgot our servers name but she was awesome. She helped my boyfriend pick out his meal when he was stuck between too and he really liked her recommendation. She was on top of bringing us drinks and checking in. I got the French onion soup and Parmesan crusted filet mignon. Definetly my favorite place for French onion soup and steak. I would definetly recommend it for a nicer meal out. Not a place I can go to very often as we usually drop $110 per visit so we definetly save it for a special occasion. Looking forward to the next time I can find an excuse to go

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Good for a Date, Cozy, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays
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 (St. Louis)·Dined on January 3, 2018

Our meal was excellent. I always order the petite filet trio, which was excellent. My husband had the bison steak which he really enjoyed and would order again. The service was great! Always a meal to look forward to.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 3, 2018

I appreciate the gluten free menu! Not only are there a TON of options for GF eaters but they all taste amazing!! The French dip was outstanding!

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·Dined on January 1, 2018

Our traditional restaurant every January 1st as a family to start the year off right. Service was great, food was outstanding and atmosphere was a perfect bustle to finish off the holiday season.

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·Dined on January 1, 2018

We have an annual lunch on Nee Year Day for several years now and there were 8 of us enjoying a delightful afternoon lunch. Great staff, fantastic food and prices were perfect. We will be back and bring even more friends.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Fun
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Great food and service as always. Never an issue here.

Tags: Casual, Romantic, Fun, Creative Cuisine
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Visited Wildfire to celebrate my husbands birthday without our children. My husband loves the ribs, so he never even takes the time to look at the rest of the menu. I chose the special: filet medallions with twice baked potato crust. OH MY!!! Amazing. Tender. Delicious. I enjoyed a Bellini and Margarita. (It was NYE). The restaurant treated to a chocolate lava cake. The experience from the service to the crumbs atop my steak were definitely memorable and noteworthy.

Tags: Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Vibrant Bar Scene, Fun, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

always great food & great service. even on 12/31/17 they sat us within 8 minutes of our reservation

Tags: Romantic, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Great! Wonderful New Year’s Eve dinner.

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·Dined on December 31, 2017

Food was so delicious and the service was excellent.

Tags: Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Good for Groups, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Cozy, Good for a Date
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