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There is nothing bad to say about JJ Kelleys. The food is excellent especially Taco Thursday and... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Schererville, Indiana

Very good food. Busy night, but good service. Waitress was new, but very attentive to all her... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
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Aug 19, 2018
Jul 10, 2018
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2455 Bernice Rd, Lansing, IL 60438-1055
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Reviewed March 18, 2019

I've gone here for wrestling shows after parties.You can get a drink and a bite to eat. Was good, nothing to write home about.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank VonClimax
Reviewed August 19, 2018

There is nothing bad to say about JJ Kelleys. The food is excellent especially Taco Thursday and the waitresses are excellent.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lemonaid73
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Very good food. Busy night, but good service. Waitress was new, but very attentive to all her tables.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank DonnaH2028
Reviewed January 24, 2018

JJ Kelly's under the direction of JoEllyn, JJ Kellys offers great full meal entrees, sandwiches or snacks both inside and outside in summer. She is devoted to our Veterans and hosts many events in their honor (many complimentary). A huge bar area is separate from...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Janice K
Reviewed September 14, 2017

The food is very good here. There is seating in the bar area for dining, as well as a little room as you walk in. They have entertainment on some weekends and offer many daily specials. They also do themed deals like Tuesday wings, Taco...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Debbie F
Reviewed August 1, 2017

Our yearly get together with friends from the fifties. I chose J J Kelleys because of the tasty food, casual atmosphere and a very friendly and accomodating owner. Most everybody had the Chicken Francaise which was excellent. We had a wonderful evening of great food,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed April 29, 2017

Our third visit at JJ Kelly's and the food is even better than before. Chicken is a must when you come here. Delicious and juicy fried chicken. I had 1/2 slab ribs and the BBQ sauce was very good. RIbs were not fall off the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Joy A
Reviewed January 18, 2017

What a Good Place and for Quality Food and Quality People! It is a little off the Beat and Path but well worth your time for any Sporting Events, Concerts and Great Food. I can Boast that they must have the Best Cook in the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Jlmajestic
Reviewed December 21, 2016

Good place to hang after work. Generally huge portions of quality food. Short off the Lansing exit of 80/94. Cooked to order, not massed produced. Good wholesome food that will sustain you for may miles.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank richskurka
Reviewed September 21, 2016

The food at J. J. Kelley's seems homemade. We had our Christmas party there for work and we had a room to ourselves and the food was delicious. I didn't have anything that wasn't delicious. The owner, Jo Ellen is wonderful. She is a very...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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