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Sullivan's Steakhouse

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244 S Main St, Naperville, IL 60540-5350
(630) 305-0230
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Today
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 1:30 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Casual Elegant

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  • 71
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Listen to Your Server!

At Sullivan's, the servers are what make the meal! They give helpful tips on everything from your choice of cocktail to entree-and pairing possibilities as well! The food is pricey, but outstanding. Smaller portions that a "hungry man" would expect of steak, but you won't walk away hungry... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
IllinoisBeachbum36
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Illinois
via mobile
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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140 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Illinois
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

At Sullivan's, the servers are what make the meal! They give helpful tips on everything from your choice of cocktail to entree-and pairing possibilities as well! The food is pricey, but outstanding. Smaller portions that a "hungry man" would expect of steak, but you won't walk away hungry (especially if you indulge in one of their amazing desserts). I am... More 

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Naperville
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Nothing to dislike! Great steak and salads. Good wine list and drinks. The service is commendable, too.

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naperville
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Besides their regular menu, Sullivan's does a very nice job for holiday meals. Went there for Mother's Day last year. However we usually go to their bar on Thursday's when they have lunch specials. Have the best burgers along with excellent service.

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Naperville, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

If you are looking for a traditional Chicago steak house experience and don't want to go to Chicago, Sullivan's in Naperville is the place to go. The food is excellent and the service is very nice. The last time we went, we had an issue with the steak which we were ok keeping it, but they gave us a replacement... More 

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Bolingbrook, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We had gift cards for Sullivan's so for our 47th anniversary we decided to give this fine establishment a try for lunch. We were not disappointed. A special shout-out to our server, Hannah, she was attentive and interacted well with our table...fun! The food was excellent and this establishment takes customer service to a high level. The comped desert was... More 

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Naperville, Illinois
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70 reviews 70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

We love steak & all the fixings...but we were disappointed in our visit here! Steak was not neatly as good as Ditkas or even Eddie Merlots. Trust me...we don't mind paying a high price for quality. This was not the experience we had hoped for.

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Aurora, Illinois
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41 reviews 41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

One of our favorites for dinner in Naperville. Sulllivan's is a lively place with a great bar and wonderful food. The bar is very quiet on the weekdays for lunch, and they have off night specials, The burgers are great. Weekends are packed. Even if you have a reservation you will wait, but it's worth it. We have been going... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I was here for a holiday party in the bar on a Sunday afternoon before the restaurant opened. They employed plenty of staff to make sure you could get a drink and served appetizers. The food was good and the drinks normally priced for downtown Naperville.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

Most people I know love Sullivan's in downtown Naperville. It is a happening place if you like to see and be seen. The food is not exceptional but good. They have great specials at the bar. This is the one high end place that you can go to by yourself and not feel uncomfortable. The atmosphere and service make up... More 

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Naperville, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Went with some friends for my birthday and even with a reservation it took over an hour to be seated. The tables were crammed together, service chaotic and food mediocre. Two young managers walked out to the middle of the floor at one point, looked around, shrugged and left. In comparison, when we dined there about 10 years ago, you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 244 S Main St, Naperville, IL 60540-5350
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Naperville
  • Phone Number: (630) 305-0230

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 45 - 65
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 1:30 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 1:30 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?