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George's Restaurant

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American, Greek, Diner
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145 S Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302-2901
+1 708-848-4949
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06:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 06:00 - 15:30
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 20:00
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Oak Park, Illinois, United States
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

George's has been around forever and has fed many a generation! Good hearty breakfast and lunch fare at a fair price.Tends to be busiest on the weekend for breakfast.

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Thank Robbin K
Oak Park, Illinois
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This restaurant has ben around forever. Everything I have had there, and I have had almost everything, over the last 30 years has been delicious. I can't point to one meal time that's better than any other. I like lunch sometimes for breakfast, so it's nice that you can have anything on the menu anytime. I like consistency and I... More 

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Thank Yogini109
Oak Park, Illinois
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

This great "traditional diner" is operated and managed by father and son Greek restaurateurs. They know what the neighborhood wants and craves for, large portions, wide menu selection, friendly staff and above all clean, delicious and decent priced. The place is always packed for breakfast and lunch. brunches are great too. Warm, family diner.

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Thank OP60302
Oak Park, Illinois
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

If you're in the mood for a good, hearty breakfast, this is the place. George's is a satisfying staple in Oak Park!

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Thank Lynda J
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is the absolute opposite of a shi-shi restaurant -- it is about as down-home as you can get. Eggs, sandwiches, soups, and salads all formidable in size and of high quality in the spirit of midwest diners of all time. There is definitely something for everyone here. It is a bad month if I don't get to eat here... More 

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Thank Marc A
Oak Park, Illinois
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here often and have Never had a bad meal. Prices are reasonable and food is plentiful. Close to public transportation. A very helpful staff and more coffee than you will ever be able to finish.

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Thank wjb442016
Oak Park, Illinois
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is an excellent breakfast and lunch place with lots of options--all good--and a great environment for kids.

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Thank seanoseano
Yelabuga, Russia
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64 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Great food low prices and a warm atmosphere! There's not much parking at at 10:30 a short wait brought us into a warm atmosphere! Happy Sunday breakfast with family.

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Thank Jamie N
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

This family-owned restaurant was a delight to find. Our grandson (also named George) especially enjoyed "Chocolate Heaven," satisfying his appetite for pancakes beyond our expectations. The daily specials are also a good value and tasty. I would definitely return next time we are in the Oak Park area.

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Thank dhall92026
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Good diner food. I always like going there. The people are always friendly. It's a good place for groups or families.

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Thank Hanna G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 20
Cuisine
American, Greek, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 15:30
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 S Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302-2901
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Park
  • Phone Number: +1 708-848-4949
Description
George's Restaurant has been a staple of the Oak Park community for well over 50 years. We pride ourselves on our fast, friendly service, casual dining atmosphere, extensive menu and reasonable prices!

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