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Mr Benny's Restaurant

20857 Cicero Ave, Matteson, IL 60443-1664
(708) 481-5800
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Ranked #1 of 45 restaurants in Matteson
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- May 6, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Toronto, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

At the end of a six-day road-trip from Arizona through sight-seeing in Colorado, this was a perfect last supper. Rebecca was instantly welcoming and friendly as we walked through the door, and the service she provided through the evening was impeccably warm. The bread was without question the best fresh-baked loaf that my grandmother didn't bake. The steak filet was... More

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Frankfort, Illinois
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Best food in Matteson. We always enjoy our visit. Everyone is so friendly. Family run and take pride in making your experience a fine one. Great date place

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Mokena, IL
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

Haven't been here in a long time. . rather surprised to see men in t shirts and baseball caps during dinner. I thought this place was more upscale than that.

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60461
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013 via mobile

Had an early dinner... It was great. The greens are especially good. Service was attentive and caring.

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Chicago
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

this was our second time here. Your first stop is at the bar where Larry ? makes the best martini's south of Madison street.The steaks are as good as any downtown. Service was attentive and prompt. Not cheap but well worth it.

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Chicago, Illinois
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55 reviews 55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Went to Mr. Benny's to listen to our friend Jim Bulanda sing - it was his debut performance. The staff is very friendly. We were in the main dining room, but there is additional booth seating inside the bar area, and also a separate room for private events. Top-shelf liquor available. The only downside is the high prices, and the... More

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university park
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

First time I ate here was when they were in a little building off Western Ave. You had to know where you were going to find it. I was awe-struck with the friendly staff and the exceptional quality of the food. Decades later this remains my Italian Restaurant of choice in Chicagoland for dinner. They have been in the Cicero... More

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Lansing, Illinois
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153 reviews 153 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Poor quality and overpriced! Had the rack of lamb, fatty, hardly any meat and it had to be grilled on a dirty grill. Also had shrimp de jonghe got 4 shrimp and all kinds of bread crumbs. The thousand island salad dressing seemed like a doctored-up French. The best thing about this experience was the ambiance.

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mrbennyssteakhouse, General Manager at Mr Benny's Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello ....iam writing about your experience at our restaurant...thanks for your feedback....my name is larry leonardo....i operate the location you visited...we take these comments very seriously and truly want our customers happy.....rest assured our grill is not dirty but charcoal briquettes i will look into your complaint about our dressing and ....i am at the location most nights and meet... More

Port Charlotte, Florida
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

After traveling all day my husband and I were looking for a good meal and a quiet place to relax. Just around the corner from the Hampton Inn (not too far off I 57) we found Mr. Benny's in Matteson. Wait staff were friendly, cold cocktails and warm fresh rolls helped us unwind. We ordered the special Halibut and Lamb... More

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Monee, Illinois, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Well worth the trip and the price. The steaks and seafood are always great. The appetizers are good too.

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