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AJ's Hot Dogs & Gyros

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342 W Maple St, New Lenox, IL 60451-2955
+1 815-485-8922
Today
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and prices are reasonable at AJ's. They have weekly specials that have fries and pop included with the meal (most for under $ 5). There is a children's menu as well as soups, sandwiches, gyros, hot dogs, tacos, hamburgers and beefs. You can not forget the fries! You can call ahead to place an order for pick up.... More 

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Thank Maestra Solis
New Lenox, Illinois
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59 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016

My wife and I eat at AJ's regularly because we love the food, the prices are very fair and the value is great. If you're on Route 30 (Maple Rd.) on your way through New Lenox look for AJ's just west of the junction with Vine St. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank Bill M
Mokena
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016

Eat-in or carry-out, wide variety of menu items, good food. Quick preparation. Comfortable eat-in area.

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Thank Jean B
New Lenox, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

We go to aj's at least once a month. They always have great service and a wide variety of menu offerings. My husband usually gets the gyro platter which is huge and I get either the shrimp basket, a sub, or a pita melt, all which are always good. This place is dine in or carry out and very low... More 

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Thank sweetd1317
New Lenox, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2015

Good stuff if you're out to clog your arteries. I used to go here regularly before my quadruple by-pass. Excellent food, good prices, moderate wait times. For a hot-dog joint, what's not to love.

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Thank Bill M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

This place does its job when I need a greasy fix of gyros & fries...it's local and cheap. It's a kind of have something for everyone type of place :)

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Thank guerrero1920
New Lenox, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2015

I usually go to AJ's for Gyros and Italian beef. The Italian Beef is over the norm and always get an extra Italian bun for the beef over the top of the sandwich. An order of fries with it tops it all off. I prefer AJ's over POP's and Portillo's for beef and the Gyros or other establishments.

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Thank batvillager
New Lenox, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2015

AJ's is a New Lenox tradition. The food is great and the service is usually fast and friendly. I prefer AJ's italian beef to Portillo's any day. They do charge for refills which is a little off putting but its a low cost.

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Thank redsnapper92
minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2015

Small hole in the wall joint, Gyro was one of the best I have had. Witnessed them make right a mistake on an order ( not mine ) good old fashioned customer service.

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Thank ht2marvin
Joliet, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2014

Have been going here for years, they have the best sub's around. great food always fresh, you need a knife and fork to eat the subs-soo much ingrediants

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast Food, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 342 W Maple St, New Lenox, IL 60451-2955
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  New Lenox
  • Phone Number: +1 815-485-8922

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