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EJ's Place

10027 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077-1026
+1 847-933-9800
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Italian, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
10027 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077-1026
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful place - the traditional supper club environment with a new twist on food- large portions for sharing - I have scheduled many out of town Customer Visits to this upscale restaurant in Skokie- a true gem for the Northshore and Skokie -...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the outside, you can easily guess that this place dates back to '40s. Well kept, but nothing fancy at all. Once you find a spot amongst the high end cars and enter through the front door, you are transported back in time. The place...More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite classic steak house. I've been coming here for a almost two decades. The food is delicious and consistent. The service is spectacular. The waiters and staff are professional, they create nice, cozy atmosphere. Thank you EJ for all the great memories.

Thank Przemek J
Reviewed 6 July 2017

No gimmicks, white tablecloths, relaxed atmosphere, no loud music, and a totally awesome professional staff. It harkens back to the day when service was king. The food is good, too! EJ learned the business from a pro and we never have a bad time here....More

Thank pvexplorer
Reviewed 21 June 2017

don't know if it was a Friday night or where we were seated, but noisier than normal and food was not as good as past visits. Steak was medium, not rare. Lots of things seemed thrown on the plate. Quantity seemed more important than quality...More

Thank dfutransky
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We visited EJ's place for both nights of our trip to Morton Grove. The food, wine and service were excellent both nights. We had three the first night and a group of 13 the second... Superlatives: Chicken & Peppers, Italian Sausage & Peppers, Veal Piccata,...More

Thank db7477
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Everything we ordered was awful! The salad was bland, the salmon was dry, the ribeye was flavorless (We asked about this since it was $67 for a terrible steak and they just said it was supposed to be like that...?). I guess the garlic mashed...More

Thank Shelby C
Reviewed 1 June 2017

If you like really large portions, then you'll like E.J's. Other than that, don't bother. There is nothing else to recommend this restaurant. I ordered spaghetti and meat balls. Both te pasta and the meat balls were over cooked, to the point of being mush....More

Thank MikeA1940
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I've been probably driven by this place a 100 times and finally decided to give it a shot. I was not disappointed. The service was excellent without the pretentious feeling of similar places!! The food, quite good!!!

Thank Prego51
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Possibly the best steakhouse around but it is so much more. Fresh bread, chicken, Italian dishes and side dish portions that can be provided in table size servings that don’t leave you wondering how you are going to portion out the servings because there is...More

Thank Chris V
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10027 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077-1026
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie
  • Phone Number: +1 847-933-9800
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