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Great Escape

9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
+1 847-671-7171
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“roasted chicken” (29 reviews)
“ribs” (38 reviews)
“bass” (9 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is an environmentally sound restaurant that required many years of patience to get the approval to build the wind turbine that generates all the electricity for this restaurant. As you enter into this restaurant it resonates the historical decor. Just a fantastic place to...More

Thank Becky W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The holiday party was a success at this delightful restaurant. My employees were very happy. The food and atmosphere are good. The owner has been on the property the last 3 times I visited. Steaks are delicious.

Thank divingcozumel D
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We are in Chicago for two nights with our son, daughters-in-law and 11 month old grandson and knew we wanted to have pizza of course for dinner one night and prime rib the other. After spending hours doing research and reading reviews we made decided...More

Thank mims6219
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Made a Saturday night reservation for 630pm for 7 people. When part of our party arrived around 620pm they were told it was going to be awhile. When I arrived a couple minutes later and questioned the wait I was told 10 to 15 minutes....More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Was there on a Saturday night, the staff was friendly, the food was wonderful and the whole place seemed to make you feel special!

Thank Terre S
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel. We had just come from an area where the restaurant there was fantastic, so of course we compared the two. I had the shrimp dinner which was just breaded shrimp like you can buy frozen and fry yourself......More

Thank 613marthah
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

What a unique restaurant with absolutely delicious food! One of a kind home made dishes within a cosy atmosphere. I could highly recommend this location, where you are more hosted like friend than like a guest. Thank you for a great service.

Thank Jörg M
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant began as a gathering place during prohibition. It's decor is still reflective of that time. The food was well prepared and tasty. The staff was friendly. A lovely, relaxing evening.

Thank Gardener2014
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Went to this hotel as it provides a shuttle from our hot. Very pleasantly surprised by the venue, the menus and staff. Prices are very reasonable with great staff and service. I have eaten Chicken Parmigan around the world and this is the best so...More

Thank JudyandBillG
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Restaurant apparently has quite some history and is reported to be haunted. Very nice inside, bar area with TV. A party of 11 was seated quickly with no reservation. Large menu selection. All the food looked great when it came out. However, my pork roast...More

1  Thank TrishA4
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25 May 2017|
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Response from rockanroll4u | Reviewed this property |
Not to sure would suggest to give them a call?
Gail S
9 January 2017|
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Response from Karen N | Reviewed this property |
Great Escape in Schiller Park is open 7 days a week from 11 AM to 11 PM
23 May 2015|
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Response from HollyGoLightly046 | Reviewed this property |
yes, it is kid friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schiller Park
  • Phone Number: +1 847-671-7171
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