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Jack Gibbons Gardens

14700 Oak Park Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452-5202
+1 708-687-2331
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“steak” (55 reviews)
“prime rib” (9 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse
14700 Oak Park Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452-5202
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I went there with a group of eight . I had the prime rib, it was delicious and so big I had to take some home. The service was very good.

Thank Anthony K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going to Jack Gibbons for many years. The ambiance is excellent! It brings you back to the good old days. The steaks melt in your mouth. The staff is very friendly and attentive. This is a great place to go for a...More

Thank renee832
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

An old fashioned supper club steak place. Food very good - service was fine but nothing exceptional. Casual. Went early (4:30 pm) on a Saturday night. Gets crowded around 5:30. Tables tightly packed, but manageable. Very dated decorating as you would expect.The lighting is a...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 16 October 2017

There's a good reason that Gibbons has been around for so many years: it continues to deliver delicious food and attentive service. You know that you're going "old school" when the bus boy delivers three bean salad, cottage cheese, marinated tomatoes, and cole slaw along...More

Thank IlliniHope
Reviewed 29 September 2017

As a child, we would go to Gibbon's to eat with family in Chicago. I did not know that we were actually related to them until our visit in September 2017. We would arrive with 12-people, adults and children, and get seated ahead of a...More

1  Thank Tim M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

It was my birthday and we wanted to go somewhere special. My guy sure hit it out of the park with this one! It's an supper club-style restaurant that thrived with live entertainment in it's day. A menu that you can't go wrong with and...More

Thank GoTinyLiving
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Was here some time ago. This is a very good steak house but nothing special . If your in Hammond go to Freddy's steak house , same thing. I have never seen hash browns served in a cream sauce like here.

Thank David B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We came up for spring break. My family came to the area to see where I grew up and to see Chicago. Gibbons was our special occasion restaurant and I was glad to see it was still in business. The server was helpful, kind and...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We had a 7:00 pm reservation, arrived 1/2 hour early and had a seat at the bar. The bar area is a little tight and all the seats were taken except for two therefore two of our party of four stood. Cocktails were well priced....More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Jack Gibbons Gardens has been around for a while, since the 1920's! Located in a vintage bungalow, replete with striped awnings, you can self park in the on-site parking lot, or opt for valet. A cocktail at the bar is a must. Friendly bartenders with...More

Thank TheHandbagGuide
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Questions & Answers
9 April 2017|
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Response from Nancy A | Reviewed this property |
None. Relaxed atmosphere. Avoid athletic clothes and you'll be fine.
9 April 2017|
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Response from Sharon R | Reviewed this property |
no. casual. we wear jeans with nice tops. some dress up. we've been going since 70's and always casual.
16 June 2016|
Response from Holly S | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall noticing a handicap access. You may want to call the restaurant and ask them. There are stairs...but only about 4 or 5 once you get inside to get to the bar or restaurant area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14700 Oak Park Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452-5202
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 708-687-2331
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