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J Alexander's Restaurant

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1410 16th St, Oak Brook, IL 60523-1307
+1 630-573-8180
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (32 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (5 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1410 16th St, Oak Brook, IL 60523-1307
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I've been here for Dinner which usually is great. My review is not for the entire establishment by for the dishes I was served this time. I started out with a Alex salad with vinaigrette which was great and a saving grace. My main dish...More

Thank hhussein
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant with another couple and it was just ok this time. I had been here for lunch on numerous occasions and always enjoyed it. One other individual in our party and I ordered the steak and fries and we both found...More

Thank Lady T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always try to go to J's when I am in chicago and am never disappointed. The staff is always spot on and there to make your meal a good one.The food is always well presented and very tasty.If you get to Oak Brook give...More

Thank Terry M. K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've made a habit of having an early lunch here on sometimes Easter, sometimes Mother's Day or Father's Day. You don't have to pay for a special menu on those feast days. The service is always good. I like their ahi tuna salad. We usually...More

Thank delmd2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the spinach queso dip for starters....Very good, I then had the Alex salad which was fresh with plenty of greens and bacon. Main course was prime rib for her and filet mignon for me. The prime was perfectly cooked and juices and oh...More

Thank FLSTC08
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

We stopped for burgers. Delicious! Finally a burger restaurant that makes a burger as you like it. I like well done not burnt -excellent. Others in our party liked medium. All good. The mac & cheese side was huge. Good food for all of us....More

Thank JC A
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

A fun evening with out of town family to celebrate a birthday. A very busy night at the restaurant. The waitress was very attentive. The food was delicious, 3 steak dishes & 3 pork, all cooked as ordered. Great wine & a special birthday desert.

Thank susantH6824HD
Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

Service was terrific. Food came out so quickly it almost startled us. It was average at best. My colleague is a vegetarian and I asked for no salt on my fries. He got his veggie burger but my fries were too salty to eat. Got...More

Thank Abenture
Reviewed March 1, 2017

We visited here a few years ago with the family, and this time with just the two of us. I enjoyed a Caesar salad to start, with one of the few times I've ever been offered anchovies! The prime rib for dinner was delicious, and...More

Thank Dr_Vette
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

Lunch visit with a former co-worker friend. Very nice menu and ordered off the special menu. Had the Mexican steak tacos. The meat was great but a little on the light side to fill a taco. Three soft tacos and filling. The service was very...More

Thank Roseann P
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Elizabeth Z
Is your restaurant conversation friendly? We will behaving a mini-reunion tomorrow night . Thanks.
November 2, 2016|
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Response from JoethePoliceman | Reviewed this property |
yes absolutely, the room is large and the way the room is set up your conversations can be heard by the members of your party without being loud. this is the perfect place for your reunion.
How do you cancel a reservation?
November 14, 2015|
Response from Richard C | Reviewed this property |
The same way you made the reservation in the first place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1410 16th St, Oak Brook, IL 60523-1307
    ((just East of) IL 83)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Oak Brook
  • Phone Number: +1 630-573-8180
  • E-mail
J. Alexander’s is a contemporary American restaurant, known for its wood-fired cuisine. Our core philosophy is to provide you with the highest possible quality dining experience. The menu features a wide selection of American classics including prime rib of beef, steaks, fresh seafood, sandwiches and entrée salads. The menu in each restaurant includes a varied and rotating selection of features like Seafood Czarina, Tuscan Steak, Grilled Fish with Mango Papaya Salsa and Chicken Milanese. The restaurant has a full-service bar that includes an outstanding selection of wines both by the glass and bottle.