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Bohemian Crystal

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$$ - $$$
European, Czech, Eastern European, Central European
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639 Blackhawk Dr, Westmont, IL 60559-1115
+1 630-789-1981
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11:00 - 20:00
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In this day and age, as more and more of the good Bohemian restaurants disappear, its good to see that the Crystal continues to survive. With its authentic Czech and Eastern European food, you get big portions for a fair price.

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Thank CRhodes74
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us here for dinner recently and had a swell time. Excellent and very friendly waiter. Not fine dining at all - but solid comfort food, with very large portions. And extremely affordable. Highest price was $19.95 for a gigantic platter of food - a sampling of some of their most popular dishes. We all had plenty to eat... More 

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Thank Donald Z
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49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three for lunch. Our first time. Ordered the lunch specials. Breaded pork tenderloin for me. Made to perfection. Great wait staff. Plenty of free parking. The restaurant was crowded! Delicious kolachki for dessert. A taste of Europe. Will return.

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Thank ECWashington
Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

It is always a long haul for us to go here but believe me, it's worth it. Especially considering that several similar restaurants that were located around Berwyn are no longer there, what with a changing demographic. RIVERSIDE is really the only remaining decent Bohemian style restaurant, but overall, it falls just a little short of Bohemian Crystal, except for... More 

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Thank DON L
Bartlett, Illinois
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Eating at Bohemian Crystal is like having dinner with your family with a bunch of other families. It is freezing in Chicago tonight. The restaurant is full of people eating food like I grew up with and talking. Few cell phones and lots of conversation and warmth.

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Thank 276elizabethl
Garland
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

There was a time when you could get great Czech food anywhere on 22nd in Berwyn. Now you have to go about 20 miles West but make the trip. I only want one thing at a Czech restaurant: duck, bread dumplings with gravy, and then sauerkraut or red cabbage. They also throw in homemade rye bread. We all had the... More 

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Thank Laurence S
Sierra Madre, California
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169 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

If you are Czech or familiar with this cuisine then you will love this place. Really it's just like my Czech grandmother's cooking. The dumplings were fluffy and perfect, roast pork melts in your mouth. However, some of our friends are not familiar with this and found it bland. But that is just the Czech way. I loved it. Kolachy... More 

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Signal Mountain, Tennessee, USA
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100 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Had a recent large family lunch at Bohemian Crystal. It has been MANY, MANY years since I had Bohemian food. Our meal was family style which offers lots of food. The food was all very good. I particularly enjoyed the roast pork, roast duck, sauerkraut and dumplings. I was disappointed they didn't have liver dumpling soup the day we were... More 

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Thank KimsHusband
Justice, Illinois
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

This is a very good bohemian restaurant. Three of us had the Pork Tenderloin and the fourth had the Bar B Q Ribs. Portions are large, all of us had to go containers. Very clean, fast and efficient service. Highly recommend for good comfort food.

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Thank Joann F
Chicago, Illinois
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is known for its traditional style dishes. Most people love the roasted duck although the pork dishes are also very good. Prices are very reasonable and the help is very authentic. A fun experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Czech, Eastern European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 639 Blackhawk Dr, Westmont, IL 60559-1115
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Westmont
  • Phone Number: +1 630-789-1981

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