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Al's No 1 Italian Beef

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22W140 North Ave, Glendale Heights, IL 60139-3468
+1 630-858-9090
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Can buy by the pound and make your own sandwiches. Good beef, and cheese fries and buffalo cheese fries good, too.

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Thank Candice C
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2013

I've seen this place on the Food Channel, and Chicago's Best and was really disappointed with the shaved beef, high prices, and mediocre service! I don't know how recently the Countryside store closed but it did not surprise me at all. There are much better places in town. Try Nino's on LaGrange Road in LaGrange (great cheesesteak) or Dee's on... More 

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Thank Mike A
Highland Park, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2012

A Chicago Institution. Get the beef sandwich "dipped" with hot peppers and fries. A thinly sliced piece of heaven.

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Thank Ross F
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 7 September 2012

Very unhappy they closed our local eatery. Have been taking out of town family there often. Their sandwiches have been thebest.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 22W140 North Ave, Glendale Heights, IL 60139-3468
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Glendale Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 630-858-9090

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?