Tasty Tuesday: Best Fish Fry in Lake County

Best Fish Fry in Lake County IL

With lent fully underway it’s officially fish fry season. But we’re not talking frozen sticks from a box, no we want real fish, flaky batter and so much YUM! So we went to the experts, you! We polled our Facebook Fans and this is who they recommend for the best fish Fry in Lake County.

  • Bobby’s Barrel Inn
    335009 N. Gilmer Rd., Volo | 815-385-8811
  • The Shanty Restaurant
    38985 North US Highway 41, Wadsworth | 847-336-0262
    Read Holly’s story on their new menu
  • Lindy’s Landing
    115 Park St., Wauconda | 847-526-9789
    Lindy’s offers a Friday Fish Fry special, $14.99 for all-u-can-eat
  • Balkan Boy Brand
    271 Peterson Rd, Libertyville | 855-692-8735
    We don’t know much about this new place, but Facebook reader Marija says it has amazing food!
  • {Editor’s Update 3/27/2015} Blackthorne Grill
    10 W. Grand, Lake Villa | (847) 356-4400
    Our reader Lori says it’s “really good.”

We’re close enough we can say this, no one does a Friday Fish Fry like Wisconsin does a Friday Fish Fry. So if you’re in northern Lake County and willing to make a run across the border, these are reader-recommended:

  • Bristol 45 Diner
    8321 200th Ave., Bristol, WI | 262-857-4545
  • The Fire Pit
    12417 Antioch Rd, Trevor, WI  | 262-862-9886

Go for the Fish Boil! I’m really fussy about food and everything they do is good! ~ Facebook Reader (and a Brit!) Julia

Fantastic Fish Fry!  Facebook reader Lori


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Melissa is mom to 4. She used to dream of traveling the world, now she dreams of a clean kitchen. She can be found on most social media sites as @PBinmyHair because with this much hair and four kids, you're bound to find something in it.

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  1. My FAVORITE fish fry is at Bill’s Pub North! I go to both locations because I love their fish! It’s All You Can Eat and reasonably priced. I love to take my little nieces there, fun for the whole family!

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