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Edzo's Burger Shop

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1571 Sherman Ave, Ste 2, Evanston, IL 60201-4493
+1 847-864-3396
Sun 10:30 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Skokie, Illinois
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Second visit, good no frills burger place, tasty meat, though overly salted. Good fries, large portion. Unsweetened ice tea would be great if they offered it. Refillable drinks, only drawback is parking. A little pricey for a large family.

Thank DMack23
Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been singing the praises of Paradise Pup for years but have moved out of the area. Fortunately, I moved close to Evanston and heard about Edzo's Burger Shop and had to try it. The real deal. No if's, and's or but's about it. This is a top tier burger and place. Plenty of spots to sit. I do... More 

Thank Mark P
Skokie, IL
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is good, but I found it too expensive. Great Maxwell Polish, but $6.00 No parking, maybe you find something on the street - but good luck!

Thank Postman83
Evanston, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yummy griddle grilled burgers with all the toppings. Seasoned fries are a must milkshakes are a must.

Thank jol2223
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349 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

High hopes bringing two buddies here for lunch after all that I'd heard about this place over the years. Interesting menu options but the food left LOTS to be desired. I had a quarter pounder with fried egg and bacon...... Overcooked fried egg with griddle dirt on it, two measly strips of thin Jewel bacon, not even the thick cut... More 

Thank Chicagonative_7
Evanston, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious food. Kids will at least have something to do while they are waiting in line; Edzo's provides little plastic food toys that transform into people. I would definitely recommend eating there.

Thank Soccermeow
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Loved everything about Edzo's-feels a little bit like a whole in the wall but don't let that stop you. Huge menu on the wall and it covers all kinds of burgers, dogs and sandwiches...then get to all of the choices for fries! I decided on a bacon burger and buffalo fries. Burger was generous in size and delicious. It was... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
chicago, usa
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Love Edzo's. Known for their great burgers, there are several different types of meat to choose from. And toppings. The fries are made in duck fat and are out of this world. Highly recommend the garlic fries and the Merkt's cheese dip. The shakes are also very good. A bit pricey and you should call before going because Edzo likes... More 

Thank travelingmom024
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We popped in here for a quick bite at lunch. The hole in the wall vibe is strong here. Admittedly, I was starving, so I was predisposed towards liking my meal. The hot dogs were pretty tasty, and the lobster fries were amazing. The staff is easygoing and friendly, and they serve ice cold Mexican Cokes, which go perfectly with... More 

Thank SonofAtlanta
Hawthorn Woods, Illinois
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

In a market where burgers hotdogs and pizza are on every corner at Edzo's is above the fray. As burgers are really special and his fries with the various toppings make it all worthwhile. Give them a try the love this place.

Thank larry m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 16:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1571 Sherman Ave, Ste 2, Evanston, IL 60201-4493
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-864-3396

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