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330 E Ogden Ave, Westmont, IL 60559-1202 (Blackhawk)
+1 630-568-3615
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Mon 11:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Service was slow and the food was Ok with no garnishes on the plate and expensive with one side served with an entree. There are so many better choices in the area. A new building with a cold atmosphere.

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Thank Joan L
Chicago, Illinois
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234 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Not what I was going for! Had heard about this place and thought i'd give it a try. The atmosphere is like a coffee shop - except with an open kitchen. The menu was interesting - but again - seemed inconsistent with the vibe of the place itself. And paying $135 for two people for dinner at an "upscale Denny's"... More 

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Thank truthbetold_10
Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

An excellent and sophisticated chop house in the western suburbs. Swank decor, excellent bar, top drawer service and heavenly smoked chops and sea food. The wood ovens and excellent kitchen staff add a delicious dimension to many familiar dishes without overwhelming the natural flavors. This is not a bar b que, it's a smoke house. There is a difference that... More 

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Thank Dbd630
Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Beautiful restaurant and excellent service. The food was delicious with large portions. The plating was excellent and the sandwiches, soup and salad that our party enjoyed for lunch was delicious and flavorful

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Thank JorieJoy
Woodstock, IL
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

I took my mother to Bakersfield for an early dinner, and it was delightful from beginning to end. We both ordered a cup of the soup of the day that happened to be broccoli/cheddar. It was served piping hot and was exquisite. My mother ordered Shrimp Louis and I ordered the Four Farmers Salad. Her Shrimp Louis looked fantastic, but... More 

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Thank LauraZWoodstock_IL
chicago
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701 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Just had lunch here with 3 friends- each of us had a delicious meal. A bit pricey for some of the selections- however the quality was there. A simple cheese burger was not so simple- an excellent egg bun with the toppings piled high and a delicious piece of beef cooked as requested. My wife had the lobster knuckle sandwich... More 

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Thank jfadds
Westchester, NY
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I have dined here about five times, and unfortunately, have been underwhelmed all five times. The service is absolutely horrible. I had two special family occasions there, and both times the service was perhaps the worst I have ever experienced. We sat down with ten people and waited 30 minutes for a server and water to come. The second time... More 

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Thank Elizabeth R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

I love this place, its very quaint and very relaxed. The food and the service is excellent, if you are looking for a midrange location to eat, this is the place for you

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Thank Candice T
Kensington, Maryland
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176 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Ya know...telling diners that the restaurant is the sister of the grocery store across the street is a two edged swordfish. The grocery store has its own two restaurants. One is pretty good. So does Bakersfield get the third best leftovers OR does Bakersfield show the two other kitchens how to do a stellar job. They don't tell us that... More 

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Thank Martin D
Westmont, Illinois
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Great menu and service at this restaurant, but a little bit pricey. The wait staff was very attentive and pleasant.

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Thank annurbaniec

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 E Ogden Ave, Westmont, IL 60559-1202
    (Blackhawk)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Westmont
  • Phone Number: +1 630-568-3615

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?