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339 E Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1642
630-616-0450
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Quality Buffet

Best polish food in the area. They offer a variety of Polish American specialties. Great soups and very good potato pancakes.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 16, 2015
Mike W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

Best polish food in the area. They offer a variety of Polish American specialties. Great soups and very good potato pancakes.

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Geneva, Illinois
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38 reviews 38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This is a restaurant I started visiting several years ago. The restaurant hasn't changed that much after new owners took over. They offer a buffet or menu items. The staff speaks English and Polish. The food is delicious and priced fairly. I like their stuffed cabbage and chicken soup. They offer other Polish foods like pirogi, potato pancakes, sour kraut,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I took my parents here on a Friday afternoon for the buffet. What a nice selection. Potato pancakes and cheese blintzes outstanding. They replenished the food when it ran low. My dad who always doesn't like something had nothing but compliments. Price was well worth it. Must give it a try.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

I've been going there for years and it seems to get better every time. The price of the buffet is very fair and it's got to be one of the best homemade polish food in Chicagoland.

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Elgin, Illinois
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193 reviews 193 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

I have fond memories of eating the breaded pork and stuffed cabbage rolls we ordered for takeout years ago. But I was disappointed eating her in August. The buffet either has food that has been out for too long or there isn't enough of some item. Decor is old.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

I've been going to Helens for 15 years. When I lived in the area I'd go a hand full times a year, now that I have moved I make it out once a year twice if lucky. Today will be my last time ever. First the decor has not changed in the last 15 year's nor has much of the... More 

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Wood Dale, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2012

love the atmosphere. and the food is wonderfully delicious

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  • Address: 339 E Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1642
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Wood Dale
  • Phone Number: 630-616-0450

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