Libertyville’s Picnic Basket Sets the Bar
Summertime is the best time to dust off your wicker basket, fill it with good food, and share a meal with family and friends. And when you’re craving a taste of summer, you just can’t beat The Picnic Basket, located in the heart of downtown Libertyville.
Picnic Basket, a little café is a Libertyville classic. Owners Ahmed and Catherine Amin began Picnic Basket in 1980 as a friendly, family-owned and operated sandwich shop. This is the real deal. I’ve watched their kids grow up behind the counter as they helped out and learned the business. Ahmed and Catherine also make their guests feel like family. They greet all customers with a smile and know many Libertyville neighbors by name. From the beginning, Ahmed believed that happy customers are the key to success. And 30 years later, happy Libertyville patrons are still filling the shop. [Read more…]