Whitney Brakken Mar. 14, 2014, 2:30pm

Editor's Note: Cook County court records indicate this lawsuit was dismissed on April 28, 2015, after the parties reached a settlement agreement.

An Evanston restaurant is facing suit after it allegedly served shellfish to a customer after he said he was allergic to it.

Jean Pierre Raymond filed a lawsuit Feb. 28 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Flat Out Crazy LLC, doing business as Flat Top Grill, citing negligence.

The complaint states Raymond was a customer at the restaurant at 707 Church St. in Evanston on March 3, 2012, when he informed the defendant of his allergy to shellfish, but was served food cooked and contaminated with shellfish.

As a result of the defendant's negligence, Raymond claims he was injured.

He  is seeking more than $50,000 in damages, plus costs, and is being represented in the case by the Law Office of Andrew S. Kryder LLC.

Cook County Circuit Court Case No. 2014L002207.

This is a report on a civil lawsuit filed in the Cook County Circuit Court. The details in this report come from an original complaint filed by a plaintiff. Please note, a complaint represents an accusation by a private individual, not the government. It is not an indication of guilt, and it only represents one side of the story.

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