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231 E North Ave, Villa Park, IL 60181-1210
+1 630-832-0435
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good60%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“fries” (5 reviews)
“burgers” (2 reviews)
“family run” (2 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Fast food, American, Diner
231 E North Ave, Villa Park, IL 60181-1210
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Driving through Villa Park today and decided to stop for a late lunch. Had a beef with sweet peppers and fries. Truly excellent! Both were great! Hard to beat Portillos but they did, especially the fries. Need to open one in Naperville

Thank dreis1
Reviewed 29 May 2017

... just happened by. dont think i'd travel miles to get one. although, if in the area, would definitely stop in for beef or more....

Thank dannyTheK
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

My kids and I finished a long day at the museum and saw this place that looked like a diner and that's where they chose to go. Walked in and it was decorated with all kinds of nostalgic items through out. The guy at register...More

Thank mytiger1
Reviewed 15 March 2017

When we stopped at Strat's we found that we had missed one of the cruise nights that often takes place there. Strat's is a throwback to the 1950's and is fun, especially, if you are from that era. There is a lot of memorabilia, some...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

First time visit here. We probably would not go out of our way to come here to eat again. The burger is just average, especially with other places nearby. We also got the ribeye steak sandwich which was decent. Just a bit salty. What we...More

1  Thank Xpressive
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

In an area where great burgers and italian beef are very common, these guys stand out. Crispy, "well done" fries, juicy burgers, and loaded italian beef sandwiches with all the trimmings make this a great place for lunch if you're around. A staple in the...More

Thank lrojeda
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Thank you Mr. Strat Matsas, and Rebecca for the best BBQ BEEF & FRIES in Chicagoland! Worth the drive from anywhere. Sorry my friends from Rockford didn't make it tonight.

Thank jdbuller
Reviewed 19 February 2016

This is the classic diner joint, but it lives up to what a classic diner should be. The food is good, hot, made to order... and at a reasonable price. It is clearly a family-run business, and I appreciate that. The owner was floating behind...More

Thank Lou L
Reviewed 14 February 2016

The food is okay and the past two times I have been in there the item I wanted to order they were out of at DINNER TIME 5pm. So I do not think I will go there again especially when the manager does not try...More

Thank Kathysfun
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

Stopped in and had the best BBQ Beef, fires & loaded chili in Chicagoland. Thanks Strat! Keep up the great food, fast service & friendly prople.

1  Thank jdbuller
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 E North Ave, Villa Park, IL 60181-1210
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Villa Park
  • Phone Number: +1 630-832-0435
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