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Back Alley Burger

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13 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525
708-482-7909
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8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great BurgerTreat

Some really interesting burgers from classic to olive burgers. The fries are excellent, both regular and sweet potato.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
radadski
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La Grange, Illinois
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31 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
La Grange, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Some really interesting burgers from classic to olive burgers. The fries are excellent, both regular and sweet potato.

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Chicago, Illinois
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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This is a great place to grab a burger if you're in the La Grange area. I love the option of creating your own burger the way you want it. With that I created the perfect burger for myself, and my spouse did the same! If you are not really feeling a burger at the time they do offer great... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

This is our local go-to burger place. Delicious burgers and fries, fast and friendly service and fun atmosphere. And the bonus: a very good selection of craft beers to wash it all down with. Keep up the good work - love the new and more spacious location.

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Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Go to Back Alley Burger if you want a good grass-fed beef burger. There are many to choose from. I have yet to try a burger I didn't like.

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Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in while house hunting, for lunch and we're happy we did! Great open, family friendly atmosphere and delicious food at reasonable prices. Great find!

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Chicago, IL
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Burgers are fantastic, and the salads are good too. Kids love the shakes! Wish there were more parking- in good weather its fine, but sometimes hard to get a spot

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Chicago, Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We were in LaGrange by chance and found this restaurant appealing and fortunately we had a good appetite. The people were friendly and the choices were so numerous it took us a while to read through them. Wanted to have one of each, but that was not possible. I had a Back Alley Burger and my husband had the BLT.... More 

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Chicago
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

After Trader Joe's my husband and I stopped here before we went home. The restaurant is nice and love the wood tones. 20 bucks for 2 burgers and one coke is hardly a good deal. The 'shroom came with no fries, but if you order fries you can ask for more. I have eaten better food and received a better... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We ended up at this place after we were rained out of the Summer Nights at the Brookfield Zoo on Saturday night. Burgers are a bit pricey, but they are everywhere. Beer and wine prices were pretty good though as well as the fresh fries. The burgers were supposed to be fresh, not frozen, but I have had better at... More 

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Burr Ridge, Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

With so many burgers to choose from, Back Alley delivers great tasting All-American burgers. You can tell that care was added to all of the entries since the owners are local and devoted to a great final product. Clean and fresh looking restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  La Grange
  • Phone Number: 708-482-7909

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Hamburgers
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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