We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

EJ's Place

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
10027 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077-1026
(847) 933-9800
Website
Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

56 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 56: English reviews
Chicago
Level Contributor
289 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Glad I wasn't picking up the tab..... But glad I could enjoy the excellent meal! 11 of us were in a small cozy room near the front and it was a great spot for a large group. Waiters were attentive and pleasant and the drinks decent.... In very plain glassware.... Apps were above average with peppers and sausage being the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Chicagonative_7
Palo Alto, California
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fun evening with friends at one of their favorite local places. Had a nice filet with all the fixings.

Helpful?
Thank Jim H
Chicago
Level Contributor
64 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Returning to Chicago for a week, I was excited to to back to EJ's, which I had previously reviewed as outstanding although everything is $ 10 overpriced. I have to revise that statement. Everything is really good, but at least $ 15 overpriced! I had Chicken Vesuvio, which was really good, but I'd had it a few days earlier at... More 

Helpful?
Thank mike_wexler
El Paso, Texas
Level Contributor
19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Six of us went to dinner. The drinks before dinner were full and well prepared. The dinner was steak around the whole table with all the trimmings. Everyone was delighted with their meals. A real dinning experience!!

Helpful?
Thank rblumen1
Level Contributor
70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

This a little more upscale ( pricey) place that you go to for a treat. I am usually deciding what to get on the way there. Great Dover sole and great chicken with peppers. Steaks also very good but really many places make steak. Excellent friendly service. And...martinis.

Helpful?
Thank Howard W
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

EJ's Place is a wonderful "supper club" type restaurant for small or large groups, with a large fire place in the main room. As the portions are large, we often share an entrée which comes with a crisp house salad and bread (we enjoy the fish options here). The quality of the food is excellent, and the staff are friendly/superb!... More 

Helpful?
Thank Katie P
Glencoe, Illinois
Level Contributor
49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

We love this place! The staff is professional and friendly, the bartenders are all-pro, and the food is consistently terrific. A fireplace in one corner, one or two wall-mounted subtle tv's in case you need to check a score, and a menu that will take you back to your childhood (if you were born 50+ years ago). Great to eat... More 

Helpful?
Thank glencoewanderer
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
73 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

I am a local. I have read reviews regarding the prices. I will say that these days in this area you have Jameson's which is basically ponderosa. Ruths Chris in NBK, always good. Morton's in NBK, not what it used to be. The steaks are pricey but in line with other steaks of that quality around chicago. The steaks are... More 

Helpful?
Thank Steve S
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

This place reminds me of the SmokeHouse in Burbank California next to the Warner Brother's lot. Except the SmokeHouse is better and the prices are way lower. What they have the same is a traditional approach to service, a building with a lot of character, valet parking only, and both are in a nondescript location. They both serve an upscale... More 

Helpful?
Thank Chicag0Citizen
kc
Level Contributor
182 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

3 of dined at EJ's on a Thursday night in November. First, when we made the reservation they said we had to take the 6:45 slot and that was all they had. When we arrived it was about 20% occupied and was about 30% occupied when we left at 9. The ribeye special was around $50 alacarte. Another friend ordered... More 

Helpful?
Thank kpenning

Travelers who viewed EJ's Place also viewed

 

Been to EJ's Place? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, American, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10027 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077-1026
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie
  • Phone Number: (847) 933-9800

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from EJ's Place staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?