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Jay's Beef

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9732 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1939
+1 847-671-0033
Today
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good nice size beef sandwiches depending on who makes them. A little higher priced. Sandwiches seem to have shrunk in size over the years. Good pepper and eggs on Fridays during lent ? (But a little on the greasy side.)

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Thank Deborah P
Norridge, Illinois
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Hands down, the best beef or combo in Chicago, they have two locations and both are outstanding. First went to the original one back in 1976, started going here in the 90's. My folks and friends who live out of town go here for beef straight from the airport. Fries are great also.

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Thank Michelangelo S
Schiller Park
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Another local staple of Schiller Park. The beefs are awesome. I have cousins in Florida who when they come up to visit make it a point to grab a beef sandwich from here. And then take a gallon sized container to go for the drive back. The fries and cheese are the perfect side.

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Thank dicintio15432
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Good for a fast lunch Have been going there for years. The menu is hot dogs and beef sandwichs and such . The store is small and doesn't have much in the way of tables, so this isn't a big group place.

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Thank drew g
Darien, Illinois
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

Went here with my friend for lunch. Really good beef sandwich. Place is really small. If you blink you will miss it. Not a lot of seating.

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Thank Josh S
Chicago, Illinois
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69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

I stopped in for a dog and fries on a Saturday afternoon around 3 p.m.. the place was empty and there were three employees visible yet after 3 minutes my order was not taken. One guy was cleaning one guy restocking food and the other just standing around. Note 2 owners if you do not take orders you will not... More 

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Thank brincher
Lombard, Illinois
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1,696 reviews
730 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 312 helpful votes
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

I stopped here after a flight into O'Hare. I found the food to be very good. The guy at the counter was a bit odd. But the beef and fries were very good.

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Thank LostALot22
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

So if it comes in a casing, I won't eat it, but Jay's beef hasn't disappointed me for over 35 years (literally). Dipped, with sweet or spicy is the only way to go. The beef is lean and the sandwiches are generous, my only problem is eating it too quickly.

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Thank J. P. M
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Went to Jay's for the first time with my husband and 3 kids. The kids had chicken tenders which were large in size and overall pretty good. My husband and I had a beef sandwich with hot peppers. We both consider ourselves beef snobs with both Mr. Beef and Johnny's nearby. I have to say we were both happy. In... More 

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Thank Chricy1
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Hardly any Beef inthe bread! This place used to be awesome. Now it's overpriced and over rated! Too rxpensivr! Fries were good!

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Thank patandrosie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9732 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1939
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schiller Park
  • Phone Number: +1 847-671-0033

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