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8930 S Harlem Ave, Bridgeview, IL 60455-1909
+1 708-599-9101
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Worst service ever. The restaurant was busy, but not so busy that it was any excuse for the extremely poor service I received. There were three people in our group. When we got there the waitress asked two people what they wanted to drink, and just ignored the third person. The drinks took forever to arrive. The food was decent,... More 

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1 Thank Michael P
Las Vegas, Nevada
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

The View has been on Harlem Ave. for quite a few years. The owner, George, has owned or managed a few different restaurants in the area. The menu is quite extensive and some of the dishes are quite good. I personally loved their soups. The restaurant is always clean. A big plus is that it's open 24 hours. Whenever I... More 

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Thank vegasstan
Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

Well known in the area for having some of the best breakfasts around. I usually go for the omelettes and have never been disappointed. Really good food and reliable service. Parking is a bit tight at times but still worth visiting.

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Thank warch1
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

My husband favorite breakfast place. Reasonable price and cooking is not greasy. Very friendly staff and family friendly.We always look forward for a nice Saturday breakfast.effecient staff and serves you always with a smile.

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1 Thank soccyn
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

I followed the advice of others and ordered the Skirt Steak, Medium, Greek- Style. I have to say it was one of the best steaks that I have ever had. Perfectly cooked, tender, juicy and just the right temperature and oh, the au-jus is amazing. I was able to finish the entire steak, so for less than $30.00. I have... More 

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1 Thank MrLongLegs
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2014

The food was good but the service was horrible we waited for ever for our check and she was rude she gave us our food and never came back we had to chase her to get our check

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Thank Vickimori
Geneva, Illinois
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705 reviews
586 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2014

We decided to stop at The View to eat after a business meeting nearby. It was a good choice as the food was very good. I had the "meatloaf sandwich" special. I didn't really expect an open-faced sandwich with brown gravy on top (I generally prefer red sauce on my meatloaf), but the entree was delicious. The mashed potatoes were... More 

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1 Thank larryd6578
Curtis, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2014

Have been eating here for years. Menu is extensive and the food is above average fir this type of restaurant.

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1 Thank wallyg318
San Antonio, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2013

The atmosphere, scenery and "view" of the city is excellent. Wait time was short and the food portions gigantic. Didn't have dessert but "viewing" what was on display had my mouth watering. Romantic dinner for two. Would definitely go again and again.

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1 Thank Camelia L
Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2013

I arrived around 6 am, the parking lot nearly empty save 4 Illinois state police cars parked together , one other car with a guy reading a newspaper probably waiting for someone else to join him and me. (generally if police pick a restaurant it's usually decent food, or they serve good donuts). The place is fairly attractive on the... More 

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1 Thank willdriveforfood

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8930 S Harlem Ave, Bridgeview, IL 60455-1909
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bridgeview
  • Phone Number: +1 708-599-9101

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