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The Depot American Diner - CLOSED

5840 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60644-1470
+1 773-261-8422
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good8%
  • Average25%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 11, 2012
“so so”
May 3, 2012
“nothing special at all”
Restaurant Hours Closed
5840 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60644-1470
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Reviewed October 11, 2012

nice but not all the hipe that it was given, food was ok not great but it is and old diner then . service well you tell me as everyone is different i will not go back tho

Thank glendar10
Reviewed May 3, 2012

i just didn't find anything tasty at this restaurant

1  Thank brightsmile1
Reviewed January 29, 2012

Went after seeing on DDD. Very hearty meals - i.e. nice on a cold Chicago day! Street parking is available. VERY small place, so don't expect to get in easily on a Sunday morning breakfast without a tremendous wait. Skip the desserts - they look...More

Thank ms9
Reviewed January 23, 2012

O-M-G: grits, and biscuits, and gravy, Oh My! My friend heard about this place from another friend who heard about this place from the show Diners, Drive-ins and Dives. First, the customer service is AWESOME. Secondly, the food is scruuuuumptious. My fav is the biscuits...More

Thank NeRock04
Reviewed December 30, 2011

I thought my experience here was going to be diner food with a modern twist. But it wasn't. This is plain old diner food. We didn't get there until 8pm so they were sold out of quite a few menu items. To me, that's ok....More

Thank mrandersen0501
Reviewed November 3, 2011

This was a great spot for REALLY good coffee and great breakfast. They roast their own coffee, so even though I'm not typically a coffee drinker, I really enjoyed theirs. Great staff as well. Definitely worth the stop if you're in the neighborhood.

Thank PunkinheadNWA
Reviewed June 20, 2011

The two girls behind the counter were fantastic. The food was great. If you go, get the Apple pancakes. A granny smith apple ring with pancake batter poured around it. Oh, it was worth the trip. We were staying on the Holiday Inn on cicero,...More

Thank semoguy
Reviewed October 18, 2010

7:15pm on a Saturday evening should not be to hard for a restaurant. We drove 1400 miles to eat in Chicago but this was a lesson. "He who expects nothing, will not be deceived". We ordered the world famous Open Faced Turkey Sandwich, they were...More

Thank RetiredWithMoney
Reviewed October 9, 2010

The food here is out of this world!! All home-cooking, very reasonable, and great service! The pot roast sandwich, ribs, and fried donut holes were superb. Soups are delicious. Everything is mouth-watering! The gravy is to die for!! The turkey dinner is fantastic. Don't miss...More

1  Thank bjdealer726
Reviewed September 27, 2010

Open faced turkey sandwich = heaven on a plate with a side of cranberry sauce. Didn't think anything could get any better and then bit into a donut dipped in mocha sauce..... All of this while being waited on by the most friendly waitress and...More

Thank DawnDawnDawn
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $10
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5840 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60644-1470
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-261-8422
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