Welcome to The Picnic Basket Restaurant

Welcome to The Picnic Basket! On this site you can browse our restaurant menu, find our location, see pictures of our delicious food, check out the Daily Soups and Specials and link to our vast array of catering menus and services offered by Gourmet Food Works, our catering and event planning company.

With everything homemade from scratch daily, and over 35 years experience, we invite you to join us for lunch (or any meal!) and find out why The Picnic Basket was voted "Best Sandwich Shop" in Lake County. 

The Picnic Basket features only the best in gourmet sandwiches, wraps, grilled specials, soups, unique, healthy salads and homemade desserts.  Eating healthy never tasted so good!  Check out our Daily Soups and Specials on our website or on our Facebook page.

We take pride in maintaining the highest standards of food preparation and service. All food and party trays are artistically displayed with the freshest and finest ingredients. Experience our quality food and prompt service, backed by our 35 plus years experience and dedications to you---our valuable customer.

Specials and Soups for 12/6 - 12/13

TODAY'S SPECIAL: Mushroom Ciabatta Melt (Roast Beef, Melted Provolone Cheese, Grilled Onions, Grilled Mushrooms & Garlic Mayo on Toasted Ciabatta Roll) with Cup of Soup and Potato Chips $8.50

SOUPS: Cream of Broccoli (V), Chicken Tortilla, Cream of Pumpkin (V), Chili

TODAY'S SPECIAL: Chef Carved Turkey Breast Sandwich on Sourdough with Mayo and Lettuce with Cup of Soup and Chips $8.50
Manager's Special: Chef Carved Turkey Breast Platter with Open-Faced Sourdough Bread, Homemade Red Skinned Mashed Potatoes, Gravy and Sweet Corn $8.50

SOUPS: Cream of Tomato with Orzo Pasta (V), Beef Barley, Cream of Pumpkin (V) Chili

TODAY'S SPECIAL:  Maple (Turkey) Ham & Roasted Apple Naanwich (Sliced Turkey Ham, Melted Smoked Gouda Cheese, Roasted Apples, Baby Spinach and Maple Sauce on Warm Naan Bread) with Cup of Soup and Chips $8.50

SOUPS: Chicken Pot Pie, Hearty Vegetable (V), Cream of Pumpkin (V) Chili

TODAY'S SPECIAL: Cranberry Carved Turkey Sourdough Panini with Cranberry Spread & Lettuce served with Cup of Soup and Chips $8.50
Manager's Special: The Belt (Egg Salad, Turkey Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato with Soup Cup and Potato Chips $8.50

SOUPS:Cream of Chicken Wild Rice, Indian Lentil, Cream of Pumpkin (V), Chili

TODAY'S SPECIAL: Greek Veggie & Feta Sandwich (Feta Cheese Spread, Cucumber, Green & Red Peppers, Tomatoes, and Leaf Lettuce on Multigriain Ciabatta Roll·with Cup of Soup and Chips $8.50

SOUPS: Chicken Noodle, Cream of Spinach, Cream of Pumpkin (V), Chili