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1510B West 75th Street, Downers Grove, IL
(630) 322-8960
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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  • 12
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good Fun...Good Food

I took my two grandsons here today and had a delightful time. Trains rule here and the food is very good. It is in a strip mall and may take a little looking to find but if you have a train enthusiast in your family it is a don't miss spot. They have a big U shaper lunch counter. A... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
macman66
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Charlotte,NC
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  • Families with children
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Charlotte,NC
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

I took my two grandsons here today and had a delightful time. Trains rule here and the food is very good. It is in a strip mall and may take a little looking to find but if you have a train enthusiast in your family it is a don't miss spot. They have a big U shaper lunch counter. A... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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69 reviews 69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

Took my train enthusiast husband for a treat. Great burgers, but lots more great looking items on the menu and we saw them come around on the train. All looked super and tasted very fresh and well prepared. Perhaps the fun part is seeing the train run around and deliver your food and extensive items of train memorabilia to browse... More 

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56 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

You should definitely check it out. The kids have so much fun seeing their food delivered by a train. I thought the food was good not outstanding but you're definitely there for the experience! In the experience did not come up short handed.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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42 reviews 42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Choo-choo !!! For toy trains fans and kids at heart this place could mean more than a dining experience.For those focused on food mostly the choice to eat here could mean grand fiasco! We returned here because we previously had seen the attractive window setting with choo-choo train maquette. The place was packed at about 5:30-ish.We had to sign up... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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106 reviews 106 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We took our grandson to All Aboard Diner based on a recommendation, and we were nicely surprised. While it wasn't a beautiful place to me, it was the "Best Restaurant Ever" according to our Grandson. Just the way you want to see kids react. He was mesmerized by the trains and of course when the train delivered the food, well... More 

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chicago
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My niece and I took her son to the restaurant just expecting so so food and service due to the railroad theme. Not only was our server Wendy great the food was excellent. We had wings, turkey burgers and a hamburger for my nephew and it was all good. The atmosphere is great for kids with a train track they're... More 

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Woodridge, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Took my son here and he loved it! He liked how the food was brought out on a train from the kitchen. As far as the food goes, it was perfect. Their burgers were top notch.

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Lemont, Illinois
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179 reviews 179 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We have taken all of our Grandchildren (always one at a time on a special day to spend with them individually) to the diner for years now and they always enjoy this unique restaurant. The food has improved to appeal to both children and adults and they also serve beer and wine for the adults. The diner has a special... More 

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Bolingbrook, Illinois, USA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We have eaten here many times and we enjoy it every time. It is obviously a place that is really entertaining to children and I don't ever recall seeing adults there alone so if you have kids that like trains then they will enjoy this place. Prices are reasonable and the food is good. They also have a handfull of... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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71 reviews 71 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

This is a smaller diner atmosphere geared to children and their parents/grandparents. A party room is also available for birthday parties. There is a model train at the front of the restaurant and the display is very nice. There is a stool for children to stand on for viewing. As you leave the restaurant a train whistle can be pulled.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1510B West 75th Street, Downers Grove, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: (630) 322-8960

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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