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Ace Drive-In

1207 Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL 60435-4023
+1 815-726-7741
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good9%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“fries” (5 reviews)
“root beer” (16 reviews)
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1207 Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL 60435-4023
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time back in over 15 years still just as good as back then root beer is awesome as then however first time @ the tables can't wait to come back again

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Ace drive in has been here for many years. One of the few car hop places left. They have great sandwitches and wonderful cold root beer. It is a throwback to a time when things were much simpler and a family could go out and...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This place is a classic great stop when ever you're in town. You cannot beat the food and location of the place.

Thank decommman
Reviewed 24 August 2016

If you are expecting fine dining and white cloth service, you have picked the wrong place. But if you are after the simplest of pleasures, no frills just really well done basics and fantastic root beer, then come over and sit next to me at...More

Thank geoandsusan
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We took our grandkids there to experience a drive in with car hops. They thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The food was average and prices ok. It is a very busy place, root beer is delicious and milkshakes great.

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Talk about an old-time drive-in restaurant. That's Ace Drive-In at 1207 Plainfield Road in Joliet, at the corner of Route 30 and Ingalls Avenue. It has been a fixture in Will County since 1949. The Pierson brothers, Rich and Tom, bought the business in 1983...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Yes summer is back. It's so nice to sit at the tables and enjoy a great Berger with onion tins and a frosty mug of wonderful root beer

Thank Old_Sailor_W18
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

On a warm evening no better place in Joliet. The burger and the Barbecue beef were excellent. The service was fast and friendly. Root beer tasty and cold.

Thank Delmov
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Great stop in the summer for a frosty root beer and cheese burger. Car hops bring the food to your car with the tray attaching to your car window. Love this place!

Thank Maryfran55
Reviewed 21 December 2015

I've lived in this town for more than 15 years and I finally had lunch at Ace Drive-In for the first time this past summer! I don't know why I've never stopped in for a quick bite - I go by this place frequently, but...More

Thank InJoliet
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1207 Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL 60435-4023
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Joliet
  • Phone Number: +1 815-726-7741
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