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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Susie's Drive-in

Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
4126 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60641-2162
+1 773-283-6544
00:00 - 23:59
Open now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

19 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 19: English reviews
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place for a quick bite and shake if you're in the Mayfair community. Very basic fast food. Nice shake flavor selection.

Thank whitedove777
Level Contributor
34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

It's funny that they call this place Susie's Beef because I have NEVER had a beef sandwich with so little beef in it....I actually took it back and got my money back! It was ridiculous! When I brought it back and showed the owner she said "Yes, that's about the right amount of meat we put on them".. REALLY??? When... More 

Thank Julie E
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
2,601 reviews
1,435 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,684 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

When I was growing up, my father used to take my brother and me to the movies every Wednesday afternoon. Those were the days when every movie theatre showed different movies. Afterward, we always went to what my father lovingly called "a greasy spoon" for hamburgers. There was one near every theatre, a tiny diner that served great hamburgers. Well,... More 

Thank Taylor B
Niles, Illinois
Level Contributor
78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

This is a little greasy-spoon hut on Montrose with a wide variety of fast food including tamales, hot dogs, hamburgers, etc. I go here when I am in a rush. Not always the cleanest of places. The area is also a little on the rough side although not bad. Industrial look to the street/area.

Thank Hans M
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
2,752 reviews
2,138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 447 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

A small hot dog stand with a lot more, located just west of Pulaski on Montrose. We had a hot dog, a pizza puff and poppers and the total bill was less than $8.00. Everything was hot and tasted good. It would be nice if they took credit cards, but they don't, though they do have an ATM machine.

Thank Allen21096
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

I've been looking for good chili cheese fries in Chicago and after searching online I found this place . They were a little expensive to me $9.70 to be exact , but they were worth it ! the presentation was surprising i was expecting them on a disposable container but you actually get them in some sorta fried tortilla shell... More 

Old Man Bay, Grand Cayman
Level Contributor
71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

I had the philly cheesesteak and fries. Tasted so good the place should be called Susie's Fine Fast Food.

Thank Tracy E
Chicago, IL
Level Contributor
886 reviews
347 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 308 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015

Go for the shakes, Order from the vast selection of flavors. The eats menu is also huge. The food will be greasy, but good. Sometimes the service is slow, but they're actually open late night. Definitely off the tourist path.

Thank Anna H
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
367 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

They have everything and anything with crazy foods to like example a taco bowl filled with fries with cheese meat bacon sour cream and thats one of the more tame things no credit cards taken here but they have a atm inside open 24/7 additudes here but thats just susies all part of the environment

Thank luna6373
Level Contributor
17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Their milkshakes are where it's at!!! I've never had anything else, but it's hard to choose just one flavor they are so good!

Thank Kristin C

Been to Susie's Drive-in? 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 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$4
Fast food, American, Delicatessen, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4126 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60641-2162
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-283-6544

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Susie's Drive-in 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?