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Big Jones

5347 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2121
+1 773-275-5725
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (47 reviews)
“popovers” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5347 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2121
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1 - 10 of 135 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The food was fantastic and the back patio was a pleasant seating area (if a little chilly in late evening in early June). Four of us shared a boucherie board appetizer--generous, varied, and delicious. Two of us devoured the fried chicken dinner (chicken was good,...More

Thank OregonRazorback
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything thing was outstanding and a pleasurable unique introduction to my palate... They are renovating so don't let some of the unfinished construction discourage you

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very unique dishes, appetizers and sides. We had brunch and every dish was unique and delicious. Very hard to decide because they all look so awesome. This is a definite do over.....we will definitely eat here again! Highly recommended

Thank NCLADDS5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ambience, food and service was great!!! The place is in a really great laid back location. I love the little shops and eateries. The music 🎶 has a vibe of blues along with a little jazz. We came for brunch and was not at...More

Thank Cynthia P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best Southern restaurants in Chicago, and they have some old classics on the menu. My favorite dish on the menu here is the Crawfish, the Fried Chicken is very good also.

Thank Gadoy1981
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

A restaurant where the food does the talking. The Gumma Ya Ya is fantastic and the fried chicken was worth the drive. There is an amazing selection of bourbons and a great choice of beers.

Thank ShaneRoo1307
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

For a special occasion, I was looking for good food, nice ambiance and attentive service. Big Jones missed on all three. Not really "Southern" food. Born and raised in Alabama, and Big Jones didn't deliver real fried chicken. Room was unnecessarily noisy, and service was...More

Thank RielyC
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Quaint little comfort food restaurant in Andersonville. Enjoyed the food, drinks and service! The only issue is that the tables are little too close together. Other than that it was awesome.

Thank TeddieMao
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

On a recent visit to Chicago we decided to skip downtown restaurants and go into the neighborhoods. Big Jones was our first experiment, and we liked it so much we went back to try more of the menu. The kitchen emphasizes heritage recipes and home...More

Thank cbx295
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This is our favourite place for brunch in Chicago. The bloody Mary's are a great start and no one can resist the warm beignets - so fluffy and delicious. For mains we had the salmon fish cakes and duck. Both stunning and full of flavour....More

Thank spannaandtitan
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
TeddieMao
What is the dress code?
23 April 2017|
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Response from DJ_wanders_11 | Reviewed this property |
Casual
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Linda M
What is the phone number and hours for dinner and dinner menus?
30 July 2016|
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Response from Annie_and_Mislav | Reviewed this property |
They also take reservations via the OpenTable website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5347 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2121
    (Balmoral)
  • Public Transportation: Clark bus, Damen bus (on Ashland), Berwyn 'L' stop on Red Line
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-275-5725
  • E-mail
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