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Johnel's Restaurant

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4145 Calumet Ave, Hammond, IN 46320-1132
05:00 - 23:00
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Hammond, Indiana
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've always enjoyed this restaurant over the years and my most recent visit didn't disappoint. Don't recall it being so pricey but it was worth it. Family outing (7 people) received fast and friendly service.

Thank Living4theweekend88
Hammond, Indiana
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I eat here often since I work nearby and have always found a fabulous selection of foods on the menu along with tasty desserts. Breakfast menu is especially good; food is plentiful and service is great.

Thank crpeek
Pahrump, Nevada
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We had a lousy cold breakfast the first day we were there. Lunch and supper was ok. The staff was great. The place was clean. We would go back again. This is a Greek sit down full meal kind of place. Not like the fast food places.

Thank Jazziebaby13
Chicago, Illinois
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86 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

For a long time this place has been the scene for business meeting over lunch and dinner. Good variety and generous portions. My standard is the grilled tilapia. The desert items often leave asking for a take home box, they can get quite big. Good value.

Thank Peter E
south bend, United States
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46 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

had lunch with a friend - our server was very helpful which we needed since I hadn't been there for some time, food was well prepared and the restaurant has a nice atmosphere - roomy and bright - it's location is great for those driving to Chicago since it is just off I-90 - I got a hambuger, hashbrowns and... More 

Thank Richard M
Richmond, Canada
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Was staying at the Super 8 across the parking lot, went for dinner . The waitress Heather was very pleasant. The food was very good. Would recommend this restaurant.

Thank Jean K
Hammond, Indiana
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Love the menu, lots of choices, and the soups are wonderful. The service is also excellent and our wait person was very attentive. The prices are also reasonable.

Thank Barbara M
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Really great food and inexpensice. I enjoy coming here every couple of weeks and I always get something different . Staff is really helpful. Support small business

Thank Abraham C
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Stopped in for breakfast; wasn't crowded. Great menu! Good prices. Excellent service and the food was done right!

Thank Radbunny
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3 reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

At first glance, this place looks like just another run of the mill place to eat a decent meal. However, the food portions are excellent ...not to mention tastes great. The lady (Maria) that waited on me had amazing attention to detail. She was also very professional. The amount of food I received for what I paid was spectacular. Five... More 

Thank Kris N Terry M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4145 Calumet Ave, Hammond, IN 46320-1132
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Hammond

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