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Edelweiss Delicatessen

European, Central European, German, Delicatessen
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136 W Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60067-3558
+1 847-359-7030
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Wurst, sausage and cheese selections are very good...service is excellent especially from Ingrid and Adam!

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Thank Magda T
Inverness, Illinois
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Recently had Edelweiss cater a few items for an Oktoberfest dinner at my home. The owner, Lali, was great to work with; she was super helpful on what items would work best with what I was preparing myself as well as suggesting the right amounts to order. The food was a hit at the party. Also, I had a liverwurst... More 

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Thank tlynneseyfarth
Glen Carbon, Illinois, United States
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273 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I was short on time and just wanted to pick up a sandwich for the road. I really did not have an idea what I wanted, and the woman waiting on me suggested a German black forest ham on rye with a german soft cheese. It just might have been the best ham sandwich I have every eaten! There is... More 

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Thank JBretteD
Palatine, Illinois
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168 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

This deli has a good selection of items found on the shelf in Switzerland. The staff is nice. The hours are not worker friendly.

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Thank bLiselotte
Palatine, Illinois
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64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

The RotaryClub of Palatine's Oktoberfest committee had a meeting here this week. The new owners catered our meeting was sandwiches and sides from their deli. The food was very very good and the selection of the sides were outstanding. I even took some German potato salad home for dinner the next night. They have a terrific selection of German food... More 

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Thank TravingJim
Highland Park, Illinois
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2014

Edelweiss Delicatessen is not a restaurant but a lovely German deli which recently had an ownership change. In the past, I would have automatically given this place a 5-star rating. There are so few German delis left in the Chicagoland area, I make it a point to try to do business with as many as I can. Edelweiss Delicatessen does... More 

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Thank 701beatec
Niles, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2014

not a restaurant it is a German food store with all the sausages and cheese and everything else you would find in a German store in Germany. The best things are the home made salads just to die for. Trip Advisor is screwed up on this one Not a Restaurant. But the only place to go.

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1 Thank Richard S
Palatine, IL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2011

The person who reviewed earlier obviously means the Edelweiss Restaurant in Norridge, IL. Edelweiss Delicatessen in Palatine IL doesn't serve liver and onions or creme brulee. They are not affiliated at all. Edelweiss Delicatessen is a full service deli with homemade salads and soups. A full line of German lunchmeats and imported cheeses.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2008

Wonderful Palatine "secret." Fantastic homemade soups, German Potato Salad, Herring in Wine Sauce and on and on. Try the different "liver sausages" or the brats! Great deli.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Central European, German, Delicatessen
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 W Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60067-3558
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Palatine
  • Phone Number: +1 847-359-7030

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