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272 W Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1321
+1 630-766-2211
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Wood Dale, Illinois
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Helen's is take out Deli with premade meals and a great selection of deli meats, salads and premade entre's. We have a large population of Polish people in our Town and they support Helen's. Helens has been there for at least 30 years.

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Illinois
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133 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I'll definitely be back to this deli, even though it's a good distance from our home. I'll bring a cooler if I have to. Everything we bought was great. I wish they had hot food to go, but they do have cooked items that you can reheat, like veal and chicken cutlets, stuffed cabbage rolls, potato pancakes (which are amazing),... More 

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Weston, Wisconsin
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56 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

When one craves homemade potato pancakes, a huge variety of pierogi's and blintzes, fresh rye and REAL Krakus ham, a round trip of 180 miles is bupkus baby. Everything at Helen's is out of this world. The meat pierogi's are just as good as Great Grandma Bortnuk used to make. Stop in and treat yourself to some awesome homemade food.... More 

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Michigan
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168 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We travel from Michigan to get the best. I ordered a few days in advance and was ready when I arrived. The golobki is absolutely the best, perogies are hand made, as is just about everything. I miss Helens and am always anxious to load up my coller to take home. Absolutely fantastic.

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Wood Dale, Illinois
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Helens has the freshest and most tasty food you will get out in the Western Suburbs. Their food is prepared mostly on the premises and always delivered fresh!!.Prices are a bit high, but worth it so far.

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Surprise, Arizona
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97 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Whenever we come to town, we must have a Gypsy Ham sandwich from Helen's. The family piles it a mile high and its shaved to perfection! Try their macaroni salad. The best ever! They also make homemade soups every day and a pork roast that melts in your mouth. Can't wait to return!

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Michigan
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168 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2014

For years we have enjoyed the freshness at Helen's. Now, we live in Michigan and will drive with a big cooler to load it up. Placed an order 2 ago. Was all ready when we arrived. I can't wait to enjoy it again. By far, the best we have had in the Chicago area...and worth the drive!!

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Thank miker163
Chicago, Illinois
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274 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2014

Typical Polish grocery store. Polish meats in the deli, soups available in the fridge, and breads are brought into the store daily from area bakeries. Other types of meats are available as well, not just Polish meats. You can also buy your alcohol here too. Close to home, and prices are very fair.

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Barrington, Illinois
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2013

Fun place to shop with all kinds of goodies which pull on the memory strings... Excellent selection of Polish goodies ranging from various sausages, traditional cakes, paczki, candy, Polish magazines, etc. definitely a keeper.

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Polish, European, Delicatessen, Eastern European
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 W Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1321
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Wood Dale
  • Phone Number: +1 630-766-2211

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?