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Ken's Diner & Grill

3353 Dempster St, Skokie, IL 60076-2411
+1 847-679-2850
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  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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American, Diner, Kosher
$$ - $$$
3353 Dempster St, Skokie, IL 60076-2411
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Great food, extensive menu, fair prices, generous portions, clean atmosphere, quick service, free wi-fi.....PLUS the best pareve cookies around. Maybe it's the coconut oil, but those winners from the Ugly Baking Company are irresistable!!! And only a dollar apiece. Ken's is the kind of friendly...More

Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The Dempster is delcious and mouth watering. Prices are as expected for a kosher restaurant. Although the fountain drinks are prety small for what you pay for them( i am ok with them not being 64oz for health reasons) but don't charge more than $1.00...More

Thank Cda212
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here. Food is consistently good. Soups are really nice. Portions are generous. Service is friendly. Easy parking nearby. A nice kosher - meat - restaurant.

Thank Edith G
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Almost every time I'm in Chicago area I try to stop in and have a meal. Because it's kosher it's a bit more pricey than a regular diner might be but the servings will fill you up. This trip I ordered a tuna sub and...More

Thank n0rm216
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I helped chaperone 23 6th graders from four synagogues from Louisville, KY. Our lunch at Ken’s was a great hit. The kosher diner cuisine was scrumptious; the sandwiches enhanced by the handout French fries. The menu prices were most reasonable; a really value. I recommend...More

Thank Stan M
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I went back after a year-long hiatus. Same great food and ambiance. Great burgers and sandwiches. Ken's has been around for about 40 years and I go every year that I'm back.

Thank Benjamin W
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Have eaten here many times. Friendly service. Excellent deli food plus good soups. Sandwiches are generously stuffed. Fries are superb. Great place for lunch. Midrange prices. Kosher. Recommended and shall return.

Thank Edith G
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We had a family reunion lunch at Ken's. Delicious food, reasonably priced, excellent service, and Kosher. What more can you ask for? I had a delicious juicy turkey burger (I don't eat beef) and my teenage daughter had a veggie burger (she's a vegetarian), and...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 5 November 2016

we ate at this classic diner last week, the booths were just like out of a movie, place was clean . food was outstanding, we had a corn beef sandwich -delciious and the signature dish the burger buddy, we were not disappointed great food ,...More

Thank benjyb123456
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Ken's Diner makes the best hamburger I have ever had. I crave the Burger Buddy when I am away from Chicago and compare every burger that I ever have to it.

Thank Ya'el M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Kosher
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3353 Dempster St, Skokie, IL 60076-2411
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie
  • Phone Number: +1 847-679-2850
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