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Jay's Beef

4418 N Narragansett Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706-7302
+1 708-867-6733
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“fries” (9 reviews)
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4418 N Narragansett Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706-7302
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

We came here for the Italian Beef sandwiches. I had a combo (a beef including an Italian sausage) with hot peppers. You can get your beef in a variety of styles including sweet or hot peppers, with cheese, wet or dry. No matter how you...More

Thank PKDenton
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Hands down, the best beef or combo in Chicago, they have two locations and both are outstanding. First went here back in 1976. My folks and friends who live out of town go here for beef straight from the airport. Fries are great also.

Thank Michelangelo S
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Been going here for about 30 years. Never disappointed. Great italian beef and sausage sandwiches. True Chicago style taste.

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Consistently the best Italian beef. I have been coming here for over 10 years and still love it. The inside may be a bit dated but they usually have sports games on.

Thank Adam K
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I've been a Chicagoan all of my life. I've tasted what I thought were good Chicago Style Italian Beef sandwiches. I dropped by this place from leaving O'Hare Airport, heard about it from a friend and decided to give em a try. You walk into...More

Thank mark E
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We come here every time we head to Chicago Even our dog gets excited! The beefs are big enough to share! My dog always gets some!!

Thank corndogsmom
Reviewed 12 March 2016

This is a burger, hot dog and beef joint. They don't have a really extensive menu, but sometimes it is better to do most things right, then many things wrong. We had the hot dog special and chicken tenders, and the kids liked everything, especially...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Been coming here for over 30 years and still the best beef or combo sandwich you can find. The staff is organized, they get you in and out quickly and are very competent! Keep up the great food!

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Many, many years ago - this was the original Jay's Italian beef - run by Justin Fortuna. The quantity of beef was huge; the quality was excellent; the commentary from the owner was mixed. Before they built the current building - it was an old...More

Thank Dfcameron
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Live down the street,so we go there quite a bit,love their steak sandwiches,great firies,good beef and giardiniere,,my grandkids love their hotdogs,good polish sausage sandwiches too,generous portions also

Thank Trish4564
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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10:30 am - 12:00 am
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  • Address: 4418 N Narragansett Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706-7302
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Harwood Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 708-867-6733
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