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John's North Star Inn - CLOSED

1840 Saint Vincent Ave, LaSalle, IL 61301-1249
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
1840 Saint Vincent Ave, LaSalle, IL 61301-1249
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We recently dined at this restaurant while visiting family nearby. To start, we ordered fried mushrooms with Ranch dressing on the side. They were very tasty. They were lightly battered by hand and deep fried. They arrived at our table hot. The serving size was...More

Thank Kris W
Reviewed June 10, 2017

The Place John's North Star is owned by John Somolski and his family. It is located at 1840 St Vincent Ave, LaSalle, Illinois. It is closed on Monday and Tuesday and opens at 4 p.m. on Wednesday - Saturday. It opens at 11:00 a.m. on...More

Thank alchemy00
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

So glad this great restaurant has reopened. My husband and I had dinner there last evening. The family style chicken was out of this world. My martini was excellent. The food and service is every bit as good since the reopening as it was before....More

Thank sasbusia
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

This local gem has recently reopened after several months on the market after the owner was going to retire. They have reduced the menu and concentrate on wonderful fried chicken with a full bar.

Thank Bob T
Reviewed September 23, 2016

Always a favorite place to eat when in LaSalle, IL. Fried chicken is delicious. Service is always great - no complaints.

Thank tbunga
Reviewed July 29, 2016

We had some of the best chicken you will ever taste. They use a 4 LB chicken that is rich and tender. The breading is really some of the best I have ever had. John is a warm and friendly guy who is proud of...More

Thank mokenavince-11
Reviewed July 20, 2016

Family owned and run. Sunday brunch is GREAT with a nice homemade supply of foods. Johns mom makes a cake called patiza (not sure of spelling) and it is to die for. The bacon is the best in the business along with sausage and ham...More

Thank Michael V
Reviewed June 27, 2016

We ordered their carry out chicken a cpl months ago since we heard so many great things about them. The batter was not to our liking, just ok.

Thank ktfusa2000
Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

We love getting John's chicken and ribs to go for a nice family supper at home. We've never had anything on the menu we didn't like. The fried chicken is great and the bbq ribs are our favorite. We have also had holiday dinners there...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed March 10, 2016

Have been to Sunday Brunch Best anywhere. Wide selection Have been to dinner a few different days a week was never disappointed with anything My favorite is the smothered Chicken Livers

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1840 Saint Vincent Ave, LaSalle, IL 61301-1249
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  LaSalle
  • Phone Number: 815-224-2271
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