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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
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 8
    Very good
  • 3
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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
Really cute!

This diner blew us away. The food was served on a model train, and it was delicious! My boyfriend and I came together, and found it to be really fun! We were the only couple without kids, but we were so glad we stopped. A great place for young children, and the young at heart.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
Tess B
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  • Families with children
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This diner blew us away. The food was served on a model train, and it was delicious! My boyfriend and I came together, and found it to be really fun! We were the only couple without kids, but we were so glad we stopped. A great place for young children, and the young at heart.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This place is so cute for kids. The train begins out the children food and the kids just love it. It a nice size place with alot of seating around the train. The service is fast and the servers are friendly. There is a variety of food selections for all ages. The prices are not bad either.

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Marseilles, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

After an all day trip to the Museum of Science and Industry we enjoyed stopping for dinner here on a Wednesday evening. We were a little concerned the 7 and 9 year olds might feel "too old" for this with Thomas the train playing on the televisions but they still enjoyed having their/our food arrive on a toy train while... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

What munchkin wouldn't want their food served to them on a running model train? We went here with my niece and nephew figuring it would be a great place for kids....well, it definitely was! But surprisingly, the food was actually really good too! I didn't expect much since so much was clearly geared towards kids, but the menu was shockingly... More 

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Additional Information about All Aboard Diner

Address: 1510B West 75th Street, Downers Grove, IL
Phone Number: (630) 322-8960
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
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
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: American

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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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