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Jimmy John's

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1519 E 55th St, Chicago, IL 60615-5503
+1 773-241-5190
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Danville, Virginia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I have a disability that most can not see and thus requires me to have a service dog, at first she was questioned and I thought here we go again.. my travel had been challenging already. When the staff realized she indeed was a service dog immediately they apologized and was willing to admit that they were not as trained... More 

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Thank lippylou1994
Sunrise, Florida
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112 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

Good food, fast service, courteous staff and close to my hotel. Didn't know about it until I walked in!

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Thank William H
Sherman Oaks
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47 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

I don't eat many sandwiches, but it was late and we were hungry. I thought I would splurge my diet while in Chicago. We ate at the shop in the Gold Coast area. So forgettable. My friend eats a lot of sandwiches, she had the tuna and proclaimed it the worst sandwich she ever had. Unless your drunk and desperate,... More 

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Thank Hillary S
Atlanta, GA
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209 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2015

We were on the way to the airport and picked up a Jimmy John's sandwich. It was a great fast food sandwich, tasty and worth the price!!

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Thank Sandy G
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2015

This restaurant has the worst meats. Jellied full of fat. Definitely not for anyone trying to watch their weight or living a healthy lifestyle. All that bread just bulks you up, and I don't mean that in a muscle building way. It takes a long time to burn off those starchy carbs. I ate there once and wont go back.... More 

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USA
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87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2014

If you are on vacation and have never been to Jimmy John's give it a try. It is better than subway but really along the same lines. Jimmy John's always seems so much cleaner to me than Subway's. The bread is nicer; it does not seem like it is pumped with air. The meat seems fresher and is not pre-portioned.... More 

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Thank mysticalbythesea
Charlotte, North Carolina
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173 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2014

My son and I used the location in the Nordstrom's by the Conrad hotel. JJ started in Illinois so it was nice to go to one there. Opened early and stayed open late.

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Thank MadMaxCMD
Atlanta
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65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2014

I've had Jimmy John's before in Georgia and didn't particularly care for it...it seemed to taste better in Chicago though. And they were opened later than the surrounding food places so that's a plus.

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Thank str8foward
Elizabeth, New Jersey
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2013

Average sandwich. We couldn't get into Jersey Mike's, 2 doors away because it was packed and we were on a schedule. Had no problem getting into Jimmy John's. I guess that speaks for itself.

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Thank Mary C
Sao Paulo, SP
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71 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2013

Realy nice taste and size. Refill as you want. Close to the main av (Michigan). Go to take a rest from your walk

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Thank Marcos M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1519 E 55th St, Chicago, IL 60615-5503
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Magnificent Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Magnificent Mile
  • Phone Number: +1 773-241-5190

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

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