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Silver Stallion Restaurant

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1275 Lee St, Des Plaines, IL 60018-1512
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Chicago< IL
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

One of the previous reviewers has said "Bland surroundings". Yes, I agree if you are comparing it to the Bellagio Cafe in Vegas - no water fountains and no floral extravaganza! But a very clean and friendly neighborhood restaurant. I've eaten there about 6 times in the last year. Never disappointed! Great salads, always wonderful luncheon and dinner specials. The... More 

Thank JayD13
Alton, United States
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Stayed at the hotel next to restaurant. Food was ok, atmosphere was dated and customers appeared to be older locals. Wait staff was friendly and the prices were decent. Probably would not go back unless I was staying at hotel.

Thank Amy H
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

The Silver Stallion's building, menu and atmosphere are generic and bland. It seems to appeal to an older crowd, maybe because it is inexpensive, nothing fancy and nothing exciting or surprising. For me that's a big turn off. It's like a million other restaurants with nothing to distinguish itself or brag about. It's not a place I'd recommend for meals.

1 Thank poprocks
Des Plaines, Illinois
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

We have not found one thing on this menu that we don't like. The egg lemon soup is the best (but I think only served on Tuesday & Saturday). We eat here at least every other month (it was more frequent before we had kids). It is also our tradition to eat here on the day that we get back... More 

Thank Nancy B
Des Plaines, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

I went to the Silver Stallion for lunch toady and had their half slab of ribs special along with a cup of chicken noodle soup, fries, and a small dish of ice cream for dessert. The ribs were the best I have had in a long time. The meat just fell off the bone and they were not too heavily... More 

Thank mll563
Sarnia, Canada
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

This restaurant has very good food at reasonable prices. Their lemon egg soup is the best I have ever had! The club is ridiculously huge and comes with fries and soup. What a great deal. I would recommend this place.

Thank allsandy
Los Angeles
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

We arrived at our motel tired and hungry. We asked where we could get "something simple" to eat. We were grateful that this restautant was right next door! We were impressed with the scope of the menu--a little of everything--and reasonable besides! The dinner specials came with soup or salad, and choice of dessert, which included rice pudding and tapioca.... More 

Thank KittyGrandma15
Des Plaines, Illinois
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133 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This is not a fancy place and a lot of the patrons are regulars. There are numerous lunch and dinner specials and a full range of homemade patries. Don't pass on the homemade soups. Don't go in looking for gournet fare. You will find decent portions of comforite favorites. Various size tables and booths accommodate singles to families. most of... More 

1 Thank ColConnie
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The Silver Stallion is definitely the typical neighborhood "Greek-owned" restaurant, but the food was better than many others and the staff was very friendly. We had the meat loaf dinner and the chicken parmesan (though the parmesan was actually a mozzarella cheese), and both were tasty and there was certainly more than enough food. The menu is more than adequate... More 

Thank Allen21096
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

It is located at 1275 Lee Street in Des Plaines. I am from restaurant people and Veronica, a lady that reminded me of a dozen classic waitresses with whom I have worked. The breakfast was like I ordered and like I remember from my youth. Eat here, remember and enjoy.

1 Thank hippoguy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1275 Lee St, Des Plaines, IL 60018-1512
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Des Plaines
  • Phone Number: 847-298-2656

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?