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Buona Beef

498 E Roosevelt Rd, Lombard, IL 60148-4630
630-792-1133
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
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50 reviews 50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 NEW

Hi, First time here and heard the beef is good. On the day we went it was so-so. Beef was not all that and I thought they were small. Not a great first inpresion and do not think I will be back.

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Lombard, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Went their for lunch with the family and ordered their beef/sausage combo, meatball sandwich and grilled chicken sandwich combos. Everything came out fresh and tasty delivered to our table. There was enough food to take some home. Only improvement would be to get the parmesan chips hot.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Buona Beef has the best beef sandwich I have had in the Chicago area so far. The number 1 with fries is all I need to be satisfied. The beef is so flavorful it doesnt seem like this place would have a drive-thru. Ive been to 2 different locations one in Lombard and one in Oak Brook. Both locations do... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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43 reviews 43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

I think the beef sandwiches here are some of the best in the Chicago area. I always get mine dipped with extra gravy on the side and it is just so flavorful and tasty. I am a lover of beef sandwiches and have been to some of the most highly rated ones and I think Buona beef is up there.... More

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Naples, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Pretty good beef sandwiches. Hamburgers and cheeseburgers also good. Fries are the large kind not my favorite. Overall I would go back.

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Westmont, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I ordered a beef and Italian sausage dinner to take home. The order came with green peppers (for few cents extra) and two long loaves of fresh Italian bread. The savory dipping liquid is sealed in a separate container. Throw the beef and the hot liquid in a sauce pan and it's ready to eat in a few minutes. Delicious!... More

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Traverse City, Michigan
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48 reviews 48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

We visit this chain during Lent on Fridays because they offer a better than average pepper and egg sandwich on a sub roll. This menu item is definitely worth stopping for if you are in the neighborhood. Our other choice was a harvest type salad with lots of fresh greens, gorgonzola cheese, raspberry vinagrette dressing, apples, and so on. Also... More

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Lombard, Illinois
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

Incredible fresh and perfectly seasoned beef sandwiches, soups, burgers, pizza and assorted salads are the result of this hardworking family values type of restaurant thriving with happy employees (a good indication of the care that is essential to quality, by the way) at fair prices! their only rival would be Portillo's but we need friendly competion and I would actually... More

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Chicago, IL
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012 via mobile

Buona has already provided good burgers and Italian beefs. The menu has extended to other sandwiches and salads while the price remains lower than most casual restaurants. A great place for good fast food.

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San Francisco, California
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235 reviews 235 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

Had to have a Buona Beef while in Chicago and it was well worth it. Definitely try this one or the Beef & Sausage Combo. There's no need to order anything else.

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