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Great Escape

9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
+1 847-671-7171
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“ribs” (37 reviews)
“bass” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Trusted all the other trip-advisor reviews and drove to this restaurant while staying over night before our flight from Chicago.......fantastic meal...........excellent service......great facility with tons of history.

Thank lynnhoch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an outstanding restaurant with excellent service, tasty and appetizing food, followed by very reasonable prices. We have eaten there twice in a week and continue to become fond of it. I highly recommend it for a nice meal.

1  Thank Donald G
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This place was really great. We had the lunch special which was walleye sliders. Very tasty! Our group also had the bison burger, crab cakes and philly. All we're pleased. Staff was friendly and helpful.

Thank Brennan A
Reviewed 9 June 2017

If you are staying anywhere near O'Hare airport in CHICAGO - here is a neat restaurant to FIND.....located in a suburb near the airport is this likeable very old building with a fabulous restaurant and a 128 year old bar - that goes way back...More

Thank jacksB173YR
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Whenever we are in the area, we make sure to stop here and eat. Very clean and friendly place. Highly recommend.

Thank charaiken
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I came here a little late perhaps 8:30pm. They were still fairly busy. I chose to sit in the lounge area. My server was excellent even though she had been there for quite some time. She suggested some selections and got me a cold beverage....More

Thank MSM19
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We had a large party but the place wasn't very busy otherwise. It took forever to get our food or drink refills or ask for the check. The food was ok but I probably wouldn't go back.

Thank Illini005
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

On way out of OHare and looking for nice meal. Everything was scrumptious!!! Kids all found something they liked . Casual fine dining- beautiful bar area. The Broasted chicken, artichoke Chicken and Eggplant casserole were well prepared and very generous portions. Our waitress Elise was...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I had the chicken, rib combo dinner. Both was very tasty, the best was the chicken. The raspberry vinaigrette was very good. Plan to return for the pot pie.

Thank Perk1968
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I went there for st pattys day and I had a great time the food was great and I really enjoyed my self. Great staff and good bar. This place has allot of local history.

Thank rockanroll4u
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24 May 2017|
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Response from rockanroll4u | Reviewed this property |
Not to sure would suggest to give them a call?
Gail S
8 January 2017|
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Response from Karen N | Reviewed this property |
Great Escape in Schiller Park is open 7 days a week from 11 AM to 11 PM
23 May 2015|
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Response from HollyGoLightly046 | Reviewed this property |
yes, it is kid friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schiller Park
  • Phone Number: +1 847-671-7171
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