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Morry's Deli

5500 S Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60637-1915
+1 773-855-9280
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
6 Aug 2016
“Food is good”
31 Aug 2016
“Best reuben sandwich”
Closes in 20 min
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5500 S Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60637-1915
Neighbourhood: Hyde Park
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

First off, the place isn't fancy. It's the common deli style casual feel. The staff there were young and eager to serve. I thought they were friendly and helpful when i asked about menu items. I ordered #1 which is pastrami and corn beef on...More

Thank Momic888
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Place is basically a dump. Air conditioning was dead on the day we visited and the place was very hot. A little difficult communicating with the staff. Limited seating. But the food is very good. Had the hot pastrami on rye with potato salad and...More

Thank Paladine5
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Forget Mcdonald's, if I've got a free morning then I'm looking to grab a McMorry!! Great food with the feel of a genuine old school sandwich shop.

Thank EG_III_global
Reviewed 6 September 2015

I was with 2 others. I ordered what I thought would be a Chicago dog. It was wrinkled, had tiny bit of cheese wiz that they charged extra for, and was shrivelled beyond recognition as if it had been on a convenience store roller for...More

1  Thank 5445Mary
Reviewed 24 May 2015

We walked here for lunch after a morning at the Museum of Science & Industry. It is a short walk if you cut through the park and that way we didn't have to worry about looking for parking. We all had different sandwishes but all...More

Thank Gregory T
Reviewed 11 May 2015

I was staying close by so was looking for a deli. I was happy to find this place. The guys working there are all a friendly bunch. The menu is for 'meat lovers' so after my first visit I was ready to go back and...More

Thank jimmyrozner
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I have been going to Morry's Deli since I was a kid. I grew up in Hyde Park/Jackson Park Highlands and went to St. Thomas Elementary School. Growing up, sandwiches from Morry's Deli was a treat! Mounds of warm, corn beef, on fresh rye bread-mustard...More

Thank snee1652
Reviewed 20 April 2013

We can't do anything in Hyde Park (near the University of Chicago) without considering whether we can make time for a pastrami sandwich at Morry's Deli. This is not a "destination" eatery. It is an eatery for those who live in Hyde Park and attend...More

Thank Reamor
Reviewed 29 May 2012

Pastrami sandwich was delicious and it wasn't "supersized".

Thank likes2travel716
Reviewed 30 October 2011

Looking for a good place to eat after the Museum of Science and Industry...thought I would try this place because of it's "authentic chicago deli style". Was very disappointed. I read a review that had warned me about the "appearance" of the deli. After we...More

1  Thank allenpartyof4
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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  • Address: 5500 S Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60637-1915
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Hyde Park
  • Neighbourhood: Hyde Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-855-9280
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