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1510B West 75th Street, Downers Grove, IL
(630) 322-8960
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Today
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
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
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  • 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
Great for kids

My grandkids love it here. Old fashioned fun. They love to watch the train deliver the food and they love the food.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
magoo1225
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chicago
Good for:
  • Families with children
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22 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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chicago
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

My grandkids love it here. Old fashioned fun. They love to watch the train deliver the food and they love the food.

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Charlotte,NC
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

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
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
43 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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Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
62 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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45 reviews 45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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108 reviews 108 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 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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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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
Top Contributor
211 reviews 211 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 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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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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?