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Gale Street Inn

$$ - $$$American, ,
4914 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60630-2106
+1 773-725-1300
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (12 reviews)
“ribs” (104 reviews)
“full slab” (8 reviews)
American, Bar, Grill
$$ - $$$
4914 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60630-2106
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

A group from our company has an annual meeting in Chicago and our favorite dinner stop is Gale Street Inn. Ribs and jambalaya are the best I've had anywhere. Service is good with the same staff we see year after year. Order the tomatillo soup...More

Thank colojayhawk
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

This used to be a great neighborhood, family orientated restaurant with decent food. Can’t offer an opinion on the food because we couldn’t even get seated properly at 4PM on a Saturday afternoon. They wanted us to go in the back - a very sterile,...More

Thank Olivia F
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Gale Street Inn is a terrific Chicago neighborhood restaurant with friendly accommodating wait staff, very good service, and excellent food. The ribs are yummy. The pecan crusted grouper (a special) was excellent. Soup or salad accompanies entrees. Other sides included very tasty twice baked potatoes...More

1  Thank PamplonaBound
Reviewed 2 February 2018

....the gloppy, fall of the bone "pork candy" that gets dissed by foodie barbecue purists....remember that episode of MASH, where Hawkeye goes to great lengths to get Chicago ribs delivered to Korea? ...that's what I think of when we eat here.....just soooo very tender and...More

Thank Bubs739
Reviewed 23 December 2017

My colleague took us here for a farewell party to show us what great ribs taste like. One of us Caucasian loved them and some of Indian friends ate...salad and fish. Time and Place, People!!! Thank you Friend for providing great dining experience

Thank Raghav20152015
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Disappointed - first time I felt rushed. Service was eh, when I commented on the dried out twice baked potato ( after asking for some butter & sour cream ) *my comment was not even acknowledged* Two of the three orders of ribs were juicy,...More

Thank Suza223
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We recently dined here on a Friday night (had reservations). The staff is very attentive and accomodating- checked back often on beverages.Tney start you off with a very tasty warm bread. I had the ribs, salad or soup comes with it and a side of...More

Thank Spiketon
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Have heard about the Ribs here for a long time. Decided to go for dinner. Ordered the ribs and it came with soup or salad and with a side. Took the soup and for the side had a double baked potato. All the food was...More

Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We came to Gale Street Inn - specifically for the ribs. We each ordered a full slab which we don't typically do. They are among the best ribs in the Chicago area. They are tender and tasty and fall-off-the-bone. To me, they are perfect. Our...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This is a restaurant we’ve frequented for a long time, and it never disappoints. The menu is expansive, the prices are reasonable, and the servers are always eager to please. Great fish, chicken, ribs and beef. Can’t go wrong. Free parking in lot.

Thank Bonnie T
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Greg W
5 March 2016|
Response from Gale Street I | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for reaching out. We offer dinner service beginning at noon on Sundays, but do not have a brunch. Hope to see you soon!
25 May 2015|
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Response from 160cheese | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Bar, Grill
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4914 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60630-2106
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 773-725-1300
  • E-mail
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