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Great Escape

9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
+1 847-671-7171
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“ribs” (38 reviews)
“bass” (7 reviews)
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American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
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1 - 10 of 186 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We were shuttled to the restaurant at no cost from the Hampton O'Hare. The restaurant was very nice, staff friendly and helpful, the food was very good and reasonably priced. We were pleasantly surprised and were prepared for high prices to cover the shuttle. This...More

Thank 903jeano
Reviewed 4 days ago

I pick this place because it was close to our hotel. It turned out to be a very good choice. The food was very good and the service was excellent. If you like a lot of interaction with your server ask for Liz, she was...More

Thank 49Geezer65
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful ambiance... Great value! We had the best bruschetta ever for an appetizer. I had the Artichoke Chicken Quinoa and my husband had the Chicken Pot Pie. Amazing presentation and wonderful food at a very reasonable price. We will come back when we are in...More

Thank Rita R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had to find something close to the hotel where our friends were staying and I read good reviews for Great Escape. So I made reservations and checked their menus. Little did I know that our friends who were staying at a hotel close to...More

Thank EJC24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time here and my husband and I loved it! He had the mustard encrusted bass and I went for the duck. Both were fabulous. Many other items on the menu sounded wonderful as well. We will try them the next time! Great food, great...More

Thank Ellen P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is housed in a very historic building yet has almost ZERO carbon foot print because it is powered by a modern wind mill. The food is mixed American and I like the ribs but LOVE the Broasted Chicken. I've never seen it anywhere...More

Thank rayhP3182GU
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Trusted all the other trip-advisor reviews and drove to this restaurant while staying over night before our flight from Chicago.......fantastic meal...........excellent service......great facility with tons of history.

Thank lynnhoch
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This is an outstanding restaurant with excellent service, tasty and appetizing food, followed by very reasonable prices. We have eaten there twice in a week and continue to become fond of it. I highly recommend it for a nice meal.

1  Thank Donald G
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This place was really great. We had the lunch special which was walleye sliders. Very tasty! Our group also had the bison burger, crab cakes and philly. All we're pleased. Staff was friendly and helpful.

Thank Brennan A
Reviewed 9 June 2017

If you are staying anywhere near O'Hare airport in CHICAGO - here is a neat restaurant to FIND.....located in a suburb near the airport is this likeable very old building with a fabulous restaurant and a 128 year old bar - that goes way back...More

Thank jacksB173YR
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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
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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