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Eleven City Diner

1112 S Wabash Ave, Frnt 2, Chicago, IL 60605-2358
+1 312-212-1112
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (40 reviews)
“pastrami” (68 reviews)
“matzo ball soup” (56 reviews)
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American, Diner, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1112 S Wabash Ave, Frnt 2, Chicago, IL 60605-2358
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Challah French toast was YUMMY! French dip was okay...not great. The milkshakes were delicious!! I did sit next to a couple who got the Rubin and were LOVING IT!!

Thank jtlowrance15
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you miss your mothers matzo ball soup this is the place to go. My mother has been gone for years but this was like being back in her in her dining room for Passover. Thank you, Thank you, Thank you.

Thank Duane O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in this restaurant on the way to watch the end of the Chicago marathon . Amazing food . Great portions and very tasty. Neat dinner. Hope you make the stop

Thank Robin N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chicago really doesn't have enough classic delicatessens--and I'm so glad Eleven City is here! I had a great breakfast with an appealing deli spin! -Even though it was crowded, I got seated right away at the counter. -The space is large, airy and bright--with two...More

Thank Aaron G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seemed to be fairly authentic as Delis go. The brisket was phenomenal and the portion was huge. If you want to go there for breakfast, don't go too early. Breakfast starts at 8!?!?! Fortunately they serve breakfast all day

Thank Jeff McB from ME
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was very nice, unfortunately the full menu wasn’t available. The food was let down by the staff who I felt were rude and slow, also being reminded about service charge / tip as your given the bill isn’t a good way to get a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch was just OK not terrible, not great, all I can say is middle of the road, and overpriced.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in the mood for a corned beef sandwich and this was one deli, the other choice was Berghoff. We chose this, again off the main drag but interesting the decor was attractive and wait staff were very nice. Husband had lentil soup, corned...More

Thank 24lorraineS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband has this knack of finding great places for breakfast and he came through with a visit to Eleven. But we should have shared!! I had the French Toast which was fabulous but I left 2/3rds of it behind. My husband had an omelet...More

Thank doallwmn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What does this place not have? (Nothing that I could think of) You can do breakfast, lunch, or dinner anytime of the day. The food is great, the atmosphere is real / true diner and their drinks are excellent. We had the root beer, you...More

Thank Richard H
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Karen S
July 27, 2017|
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Response from Sabrinacook | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a kids menu.
May 8, 2017|
Response from abefrohmanChicago | Property representative |
Sorry we are NOT Kosher. We only have one kitchen , one set of plates. While we have many items that are plated Kosher Style and have many sources for many products that are prepared kosher style ..... we are most definitely... More
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1112 S Wabash Ave, Frnt 2, Chicago, IL 60605-2358
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-212-1112
Old School Diner, Delicatessen serving Breakfast ALL DAY. Full Bar, home brew Root Beer and Local Beers on Tap, Antique Soda fountian serving up all the ice cream malts and milkshake creations. Serious Bloody Marys and Mimosas . Cakes & Desserts to-die-for. Stacked Corned Beef & Pastrami
delicatessen sandwiches, LOX & Bagels, Matzo Ball soup is insanley amazing , Steak Burgers/REAL Turkey Burgers... Get in here !!!!
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