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Little Joe's Restaurant

American, Grill
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20 E Plainfield Rd, Countryside, IL 60525-2955
+1 708-352-9696
10:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00
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South Royalton, Vermont
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72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015

This was the go to place for Italian Beef and Chicago Hot Dogs when I lived in LaGange in the early 70s. And while childhhod memories can oftem be shaded, the beef and dogs were a reason to always cxome back. Well I have to reconsider. The beef was okay but the bread didn't seem to have that same crust... More 

Thank Raymond O
Burr Ridge, Illinois
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

Today my son and I tried to redeem our Groupons individually and were completely embarrassed as the checkout girl fumbled with our payment. We have never been here before and thought we would try it! The checkout staff older women (perhaps the mother in this family owned business) said "it's not fair to our business to redeem these groupons". There... More 

1 Thank Chari G
Palm Harbor, Florida
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125 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2013

Came with my brother-in-law as is his favorite place for beef. I have to say the beef is pretty good but they could stand to put just a little more on the sandwich. The giardiniera could use a few more peppers (lots of oil and celery but no hot!) and beer seems to come in what appeared to be a... More 

Thank TomnDar
Brookfield, Illinois
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238 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2013

Been going for years one of the best places for beef and sausage Small fast food restaurant has .Been around for eve-r for a reason

Thank Wbgb
Orland Park, Illinois
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159 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2013 via mobile

Visited Little Joe's. outstanding meal. The beef is flavorful. The sausage is perfectly spiced. It's a small family owned restaurant. Great service, friendly, fast. All you want in a lunch place. The meal was well prepared, good tasting and everything was clean.

Thank dbogs2000
San Jose, New Mexico
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2013

Every time I'm in the area, I get my Chicago dog fix at Little Joe's. Good place for roast beef sandwiches too.

Thank PecosRiver
Chicago, Illinois
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2012

I love this place, best beef and hot dogs around. This is a family owned establishment. Fun and Friendly. Eat in or Take out. You will not be disappointed.

1 Thank CJC9219
Chicago, Illinois
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62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2012

for quick dogs and burgers this will work. The staff are very freindly and helpful. It is nice to have some place quick to get some good dogs.

Thank Al F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
American, Grill
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 E Plainfield Rd, Countryside, IL 60525-2955
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Countryside
  • Phone Number: +1 708-352-9696

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