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J Alexander's Restaurant

1410 16th St, Oak Brook, IL 60523-1307
+1 630-573-8180
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (35 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (5 reviews)
“carrot cake” (14 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1410 16th St, Oak Brook, IL 60523-1307
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to J Alexander’s for a friend’s birthday celebration. What an awesome place! The food was so fabulous and the presentation with attention to detail was striking! We are vegetarian and had no trouble finding enough to eat (actually we ate too much and were...More

Thank MEBdny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family ate here three times the week we were in St C. Country fried Steak, Breakfast Tacos and the Chocolate Chip Pancakes were fantastic.. Servers Kendra, Hebert and Andrea were equally fantastic. If back in St C we will definately return! They serve all...More

Thank goski100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the "go-to" restaurant for dinner after seeing a performance at Drury Lane. The atmosphere is warm and inviting and the menu is complete with every type of dinner offering imaginable. Ask for the tables along the windows for more privacy. The carrot cake...More

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well thought-out menu. A great place to take a date. Excellent bar. A little on the loud side, but still fun.

Thank jrmsr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So the key here is a post-9 pm reservation on weekends. If you make one in the 7-830 range the reservation means nothing. You will have to wait. We came at 915 on Saturday and sat right down. Had a fish sandwich which was good...More

Thank Paul Z
Reviewed April 2, 2018

The food and service are great! many options (except desert's) for each taste. Main course steak's are great. Last visit i try the Hamburger and it was very good. Artichokes first plate came burnt and there was no problem to replace it. A place that...More

Thank Haim D
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Great lunch spot. I had the Caesar and clam chowder. Both excellent. Service was perfect too. Not inexpensive but a very nice place. You have to get the carrot cake. It’s warm and made with coconut. So delicious.

Thank Ian H
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Our experience at J Alexander’s was lovely. We were there for pre-theater cocktails and a snack. There were two Michaels taking care of us. They were very nice and took good care of us. We ordered soup and calamari. The soups were strange (pasta chicken)...More

Thank Gabriela L
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

This is a go to place for us. The food and service are great. Haven’t had anything I didn’t like. Great steaks and prime rib. The chicken strips are incredible, only place I eat them. Burgers, ribs , chicken, fish they make it all.

Thank 1970SAW
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Went for lunch with two clients for lunch. Not noisy - our conversation was very easy to have. Service was wonderful and timely, meals were quite tasty. Easy choice - I'd come here again!

Thank JessFuquay
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November 18, 2017|
Response from adrianw151 | Reviewed this property |
The sever that packed my food did a 5-star job!
Elizabeth Z
November 2, 2016|
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Response from JoethePoliceman | Reviewed this property |
yes absolutely, the room is large and the way the room is set up your conversations can be heard by the members of your party without being loud. this is the perfect place for your reunion.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1410 16th St, Oak Brook, IL 60523-1307
    ((just East of) IL 83)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Oak Brook
  • Phone Number: +1 630-573-8180
J. Alexander’s is a contemporary American restaurant, known for its wood-fired cuisine. Our core philosophy is to provide you with the highest possible quality dining experience. The menu features a wide selection of American classics including prime rib of beef, steaks, fresh seafood, sandwiches and entrée salads. The menu in each restaurant includes a varied and rotating selection of features like Seafood Czarina, Tuscan Steak, Grilled Fish with Mango Papaya Salsa and Chicken Milanese. The restaurant has a full-service bar that includes an outstanding selection of wines both by the glass and bottle.
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