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Frannies Beef & Catering

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4304 N. River Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176
(847) 678-7771
Today
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 9:30 am - 7:30 pm

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  • 9
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  • 3
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best steak sandwich

They have the best food from peppers and egg sandwich to the best steak sandwich I ever had They have a lot on there menu

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
Bruce B
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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14 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

They have the best food from peppers and egg sandwich to the best steak sandwich I ever had They have a lot on there menu

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Chicago, Illinois
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230 reviews 230 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Can't complain. Pretty typical foods. Burgers, hot dogs, and Italian beef sandwiches. Their delivery service is good too, as we have utilized it a couple of times. This place is worth a shot, if you don't feel like cooking lunch or dinner.

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Chicago, Illinois
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172 reviews 172 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

You can't come to the burbs, of CHI TOWN, without having a CHICAGO DOG or BEEF, forget those chain restaurants, and come to FRANNIES, a hometown fav. Not a fancy place, but a great place to chow down. Personally my favorite is the beef, but you won't be disappointed in anything. It's not a skimpy sandwich, lots of yummy italian... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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101 reviews 101 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

The Italian Beef is pretty good but the rest of the menu is hit and miss. Friendly but slow service.

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DENVER, North Caroli
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56 reviews 56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

We were staying at the comfort suites last weekend and seen this place as we were drvining in. we all wanted a chicago dog. so the next morning we all went over and they have a good menu and variety. My friend and I both had the two chicago dogs, fries and soda for under $6 what a great deal... More 

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Canton, Georgia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012 via mobile

Went in early because i only had so much time to get my chicago dog, italian beef, and italian sausage on my trip to Chicago so I was on a mission and drove by this place and stopped. Food was excellent and classic to the quality Chicago "staples" - super good.

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West Palm Beach
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63 reviews 63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

We stayed at the Comfort Suite hotel almost next to Frannies and decided that we had to pop over and try an Italian beef. It was a quick 3 minute walk from the hotel and once inside it was clear that this was the type of "joint" you long for and opnce found you become a loyal customer. It is... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2012 via mobile

I recommend the beef with the Italian chopped tomatoes. It's the only place that I know that serves it.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

Just hot dogs! And Italian Beef. Reminds me of home and such a change from the usual, chain nonsense.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

I like to try new quick dives and I've been driving past this one for years. It looks like the genuine article and certainly divey enough! I arrived around 8PM and they were beginning to close down. I got the Italian Beef and the new "stacked" fries. I could have made pretty much the whole ensemble myself . The fries... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4304 N. River Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schiller Park
  • Phone Number: (847) 678-7771

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 7:30 pm

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