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Mon Ami Gabi

260 Oakbrook Ctr, Oak Brook, IL 60523-1841
630-472-1900
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Ranked #14 of 68 Restaurants in Oak Brook
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $40
Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 22nd Street
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  • English first
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English first
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68 reviews 68 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

We just loved the ambiance and the offering of traditional French dishes. We each tried the cassoulet as it is rare to find that as a menu offering. It was good but not a home run. The French onion soup was very good. The profiteroles for dessert were good but again, not a home run. The server seemed only mildly... More

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Honored our reservation time and graciously seated us. Ordered drinks, salads, soup,and entree. Salad and soup promptly arrived. The pear,walnut and blue cheese salad was delicious. The French onion soup was acceptable. We then sat for 40 minutes until the manager told us that they were out of potatoes and asked if we would accept whipped cauliflower instead. Sure, no... More

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Joliet, Illinois
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The French chefs know how to deliver great seafood. The Pome Frites are very popular but not my cup of tea. Always stay away from anything the French refer to as "Steak", but then again, what would you expect!

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Barrington, Illinois
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40 reviews 40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Basic French bistro food and setting. The service is quick and the food is above average. During the brief Chicago summer, the outdoor section is worthwhile.

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Portland, Oregon
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64 reviews 64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Our lunch at Mon Ami did not live up to the reviews or our friend's recommendations. I had the onion soup and mussels, both disappointing. My wife had trout almandine which could have been much better. First, a good onion soup is dark and rich; cheese covers a dried or toasted slide of bread. While the cheese was plentiful, the... More

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Daniel Island, South Carolina
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395 reviews 395 reviews
303 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Mon Ami Gabi was a great surprise, especially when you see it's located in a mall with chain restaurants. The French bistro is very good - excellent service and atmosphere. You have to try the French onion soup!!

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Ohio
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I traveled from Columbus, Ohio to have lunch at Mon Ami Gabi with my girlfriends before our trip to France. This was my first time in a Mon Ami Gabi restaurant and I had a hard time deciding what to order because the menu had a great selection. We enjoyed some lovely cocktails and wine and everyone seemed to enjoy... More

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Naperville, Illinois
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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I do enjoy this restaurant. They have an excellent wine selection, try the Sancere it's outstanding! Management made a decision that has disappointed me. They have removed the outstanding fish and frites. One of my absolute favorites. Please bring it back. I know I won't be going back to often with out this dish on the regular menu.

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Chicago, Illinois
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148 reviews 148 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

You just can’t go wrong with Mon Ami Gabi. I know it is a chain (four around the country) and part of a larger chain (Lettuce Entertain You). Yet it still keeps me wanting to come back for more. Fabulous service. Excellent food. Outstanding wine list. Great ambiance. And grab a seat outside if you can. Took my parents here... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

What comes from the kitchen at Mon Ami Gabi is the results of true artists at work, patiently assembling all the materials of their craft, just as a painter squeezes oil colors onto his palette to create a masterpiece. The food at Mon Ami Gabi looks beautiful, tastes exquisite, smells wonderful, makes you feel good, inspires romantic feelings...

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