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Frannies Beef & Catering

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4304 N. River Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176
(847) 678-7771
Today
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
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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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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
Excellent local place

I want to come back and try everything. Local place with wide menu of unique local fare. If I lived here this would be a weekly or more place. Nothing to look at nut if you came from where I did this is what you want.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
Thomas K
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Marysville
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Marysville
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202 reviews 202 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

I want to come back and try everything. Local place with wide menu of unique local fare. If I lived here this would be a weekly or more place. Nothing to look at nut if you came from where I did this is what you want.

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 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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132 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 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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181 reviews 181 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 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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108 reviews 108 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 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
30 helpful votes 30 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
15 helpful votes 15 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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17 reviews 17 reviews
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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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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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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?