Simply the best breakfast for the price and it's a Chicago icon. Get the #5 and some biscuits, of course.
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The portions you get for the price you pay are excellent, and the food comes out pretty quickly. The reason I dropped a star was because I got food poisoning, but it most likely didn’t come from here, but it might have.
Simple and delicious. Local cafeteria style restaurant with wide variety of scrumptious home made food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Staff were friendly a d courteous and prices were excellent!
Reliable, very popular, cafeteria, hence the motto "See your food". Famous for breakfast, when you might encounter Barack Obama, but don't overlook lunch and supper. Solid dinner entrees in the $7-8 range, such as roast beef, chicken, fish, pork chops or stew. Steaks a bit...More
This mid-century-style cafeteria serves excellent traditional American diner fare. Breakfast items are served every day. We eat here practically every time that we come to Chicago but their vegetarian omelets and hash browns are so good that I’ve never tried anything else. The restaurant only...More
Wonderful cafeteria style restaurant. Best home made biscuits and potato corn chowder soup out of this world. The sandwiches excellent. There were 4 of us and we all raved about everything. We will go back for breakfast some day. The staff very entertaining and friendly.
President Obama has his own table in this cafeteria style eatery. My experience was breakfast with the 3 egg omelette with bacon and cheese with a side of potatoes or grits and choice of toast or biscuit. More than the girl could eat in a...More
It was our first time in Hyde Park and we were with a tour and our lunch was included in the price. The reason we were brought here was because this is the restaurant that President Obama loves to eat at. And I can see...More
Went with my wife’s family. I enjoyed the Ruben Sandwich. French Fries would have been great. The Hash Browns were not good. Sample my wife’s BBQ Ribs, they were delicious. Valois also has good looking Stew and a Prime Rib. Cash only!
Sweet people, feel like you're coming to your grandparents and aunts and uncles to feed you. Prices are amazing. The Patti melt was outstanding, as was the rice pudding. Salad was enormous, enough for two. Great value!