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Valois Restaurant

1518 E 53rd St, Chicago, IL 60615-4503
+1 773-667-0647
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“hash browns” (10 reviews)
Open Now
05:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner
PRICE
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RATINGS
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LOCATION
1518 E 53rd St, Chicago, IL 60615-4503
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to Valois for brunch on Sunday. The pancakes with strawberries were delicious, and the French toast and omelette were equally good. Staff were friendly and it was excellent value- $25 for all 3. Highly recommended .

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for breakfast because it was in walking distance to our hotel. What a treat. Good food FAST! And the biscuits are out of this world!!

Thank johnar385
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We visited this place because parents kept saying this is an Obama favorite. Obviously it is what the store has displayed itself as well. Food items are actually good to my surprise (I guessed I expected less. lol) Steaks were done well. Harsh brown was...More

Thank Yujen15
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My friends and I were told that this was a good place to eat. We arrived and indeed there was a line and the place was packed. They serve breakfast all day along with the many other items on their menu. This was our first...More

Thank Jvmac
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My son recently moved to Chicago and one day the street was blocked off because President Obama was eating at this restaurant so I had to try it. We went for breakfast which they specialize in. It is cafeteria style but the line moved quickly....More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I had breakfast here with my wife and two daughters three days in a row while on a short vacation. The people working here are very friendly and welcoming. They were so friendly to my youngest daughter and the gentleman taking the orders from the...More

Thank lphawki
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This restaurant was within walking distance from our hotel. When we checked-in the first night, we were all tired and hungry. We walked to this restaurant and ordered a takeout. The food was plentiful and delicious with complimentary rolls on the side. It was so...More

Thank AvgMom2Travel
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Efficient, tasty, great variety, and reasonably priced. I was impressed. A great breakfast experience.

Thank Patrick A
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Can't beat the price, the service, and the amazing traditional diner food! Portions were huge and because we had a large group, we tried a variety of items. Pancakes were a big hit with everyone.

Thank runningmomof5
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Cafeteria style service was fast, quality was good, price was very good. Location is great. Eggs, hash browns, and coffee totaled about $6.

Thank 0chicagotraveler1
Nearby
Hyde Park
If you want to get a feel for quintessential South
Side Chicago, you have to make a stop in Hyde Park,
one of the city’s most popular neighborhoods. This
historic area is home to two of the city’s most
prominent cultural institutions, the Museum of Science
and Industry and the University of Chicago. A stroll
here will bring you past vintage and grand hotels
converted into luxury apartment buildings; peaceful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
05:30 - 22:00
Monday
05:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
05:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
05:30 - 22:00
Thursday
05:30 - 22:00
Friday
05:30 - 22:00
Saturday
05:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1518 E 53rd St, Chicago, IL 60615-4503
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Hyde Park
  • Neighbourhood: Hyde Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-667-0647
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