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Helen's Restaurant

339 E Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1642
+1 630-616-0450
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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Polish, Eastern European
$$ - $$$
339 E Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1642
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

The inside decor is beautiful. Not your typical buffet design. This place is classy. Beautifully set buffet table that was attended to with care continuously. Wonderful variety of salads. Some very unique that I will try to duplicate at home. Two soups. Variety of sweets,...More

Thank suzannet938
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Helens Deli is at 339 Irving Park which is the address listed on here: the Restaurant is about a mile east as you go over the railroad tracks. We went to the buffet restaurant and it was great. We are customers of the infamous Apple...More

Thank chicagotourist_8
Reviewed 29 April 2016

This is a buffet, but there was no "welcoming" committee telling us what to do. The food is definitely homemade authentic Polish cooking. The price, I found out at check out was only $10.95 during the week, Friday is a weekday. I was disappointed to...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Real food at a buffet? Correct. Real. Polish. Cuisine. At a buffet no less. Someone's mother or grandmother or aunt prepares the food in the back, brings it to the station and you eat. Food is smothered in tradition and love. Nothing is healthy besides...More

Thank sagekilz
Reviewed 8 November 2015

We were visiting Chicago and heard about the great Polish food In Chicagoland.We live in Denver and Polish food is hard to find. I didn't want a buffet at first but it turned out wonderful. We tried many of the dishes including sauerkraut,pickled beets, stuffed...More

1  Thank Tomladtkow
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I ate there on a Sunday and it was quite awkward. There were about 20 people in the restaurant besides me, and I was the only one speaking english. Everyone else was speaking german or some other language. I felt out of place and probably...More

1  Thank jeffochs
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Pleasant atmosphere, can hear each other talk. Buffet had lots of choices; fish, chicken, meat, blintzes, potato pancakes, perogies, make your own salad, desserts. Only thing was, the four big eaters who entered before us kept cleaning up the blintzes, perigies,and potato pancakes, and they...More

1  Thank dk1234562015
Reviewed 23 April 2015

I was told that Helen's Buffet was good, and I am glad that I tried them out. The food was fresh, and service was good. I was very happy with the overall experience. A good value for a Polish Buffet.

Thank Avrin2
Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

Best polish food in the area. They offer a variety of Polish American specialties. Great soups and very good potato pancakes.

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 7 November 2014

This is a restaurant I started visiting several years ago. The restaurant hasn't changed that much after new owners took over. They offer a buffet or menu items. The staff speaks English and Polish. The food is delicious and priced fairly. I like their stuffed...More

1  Thank TonyG1941
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30 October 2016|
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Response from suzannet938 | Reviewed this property |
Woops sorry, I missed the second part to your question. There is a menu but the buffet is such a good deal for variety & price.
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Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 339 E Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1642
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Wood Dale
  • Phone Number: +1 630-616-0450
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