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728 Lake St, 728 Lake St, Oak Park, IL 60301-1407
+1 708-358-1700
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With family, this place is nice. The food is good, service is great. Nice place to eat with family. Portions are okay. Just wish we got a bit more, but it was good flavor. So I will let the smaller portion get by.

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Thank Josehype
Chicago, Illinois
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Been there twice and enjoyed food both times. But...also had same waiter each time and felt very rushed. Waiter borders on rude, and serves food like it's a race to get us out of restaurant. Will return but have to find a way to slow this guy down!

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Thank Geo22222222
Elgin, Illinois
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

We went to Papa Spiros with a Groupon not knowing what to expect. This is a great place for Greek food. The moussaka is excellent best ever. The owner Spiros was friendly and made sure we had a good time. George our waiter was great and makes a good martini.

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Thank catlomrad
Chicago, Illinois
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

Nice small Greek restaurant located at 728 Lake Street in Oak Park, IL. The service was great, the food was great, everything was great. We will definitely be coming back here again.

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Thank Lulabell2014
Mount Prospect, Illinois
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284 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We choose this place because we found a Groupon and because Oak Park is between Brookfield zoo and our home. We were seated at a table near the front which was fine except for the freezing cold draft that occurred whenever the door was opened. The server was friendly and appeared before anyone had looked at the menus. He then... More 

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Thank Dedgehog
Antioch, Illinois
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We went there on a weekday evening at 7 pm to have a Greek dinner. The menu was very extensive with Greek Specialties. My wife & I opted for 3.Elliniki Greek Salata Small, 9.Arni Psito Slices of Roasted Leg of Lamb Served with Rice, and a Chocolate cake for desert. The salad iceberg/romaine, olives onions, cucumbers & tomatoes. The lamb... More 

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Thank Michael S
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Waiter was trying to take our drink order before we had barely sat down and taken off our coats. Returned several times seemed like he was just trying to hurry things along. Food was good but not outstanding. We used a Groupon and waiter was very rude about it saying we should have let him know ahead of time. Then... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Four of us went for lunch and no one thought the food was very good. Two chicken souvlaki sandwiches, a vegetable plate and the pasta with meat sauce is what we ordered. We all had the same impression that the meals had been cooked in the microwave and weren't fresh at all. The lettuce on the side of my plate... More 

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Thank dbtb240
River Forest, Illoinois
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346 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Have tried this a few times because it is closer to home than Greektown, but it really isn't special in any way. Flavors are not really strong, meat sometimes over-cooked. The accompaniments offered for one dish were "potatoes and rice". Not "or" but "and". They did change the potatoes to peas on request. In general I think it is fair... More 

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Thank Henry F
Napa
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102 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I went here with my daughter last night. We got there just after 5:00 pm and were greeted at the door by staff, or maybe it was the owner. The service was some the best I ever had. We had the feta cheese and olives and meatball appetizers . For dinner we spit the gyro and had food left over.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 728 Lake St, 728 Lake St, Oak Park, IL 60301-1407
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Park
  • Phone Number: +1 708-358-1700

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