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Johnny Chicago's

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751 EAST 36TH AVE, Anchorage, AK
+1 907-244-2246
11:00 - 20:30
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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78 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our families third trip to Johnny Chicago and it will be our last. The food is a bit pricey however we eat here when a Groupon coupon is offered. We buy the coupon and always spend more. We do not live in Anchorage but drive there several times a year. We usually buy three Groupon coupons for our... More 

Thank Grayson907
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We always get the Italian Beef sandwiches. They are delicious and fast for a casual dining experience.

Thank Kim M
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61 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Was waiting for my flight at the nearby Home2 Hotel. Called and a very nice young man answered my questions and took my order. Said 40 minutes but they were there in 20. Good thin crust pie. They make a Chicago pie but it said 40 minute cook time and I didn't want to wait. There's an Italian beef they... More 

Thank Bryan T
White City, Oregon
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I've had burgers and hot dogs at this establishment. Both were tasty. The menu offers many choices of burgers, hot dogs, and sausages. The food is a bit pricey for burgers and hot dogs but they have specials daily that help on this aspect. The eating area is casual and is clean.

Thank Mark M
Princeton, New Jersey
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We had a large pizza for lunch. The pizza was excellent and the whole family enjoyed it thoroughly. The staff is friendly and the service was pretty fast. They do get busy around lunch time on a week day so plan accordingly. Definitely recommend eating here.

Thank Amit N
Roeselare, Belgium
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463 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

Our last night in Anchorage, we went for pizza. During this trip we ate too much fish, salmon particularly. We'd like to try this pizza at Johnny's Chicago, they seems popular in the states, so we thought we go for it When we get inside we were greeted by a young girl who takes order. She was so friendly. There... More 

Thank ShavyB
Elgin, IL
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

We have been gone from Chgo area for a month and were jonesing for a beef sandwich. Went here and were not disappointed (although it was very salty). The DH had a gyro, although tasty, was not a lot of meat piled up like we are familiar with. Being used to Portillo's and Buona Beef's speed, I felt like I... More 

Thank LettyJ
Anchorage, Alaska
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

I wanted to try Johnny Chicago's for a while, and I'm glad I did. The folks in there are super friendly, right up front. They knew folks by name that had been in formerly, and treated us as a regular our very first visit. I ordered the Italian Beef, wet and hot, and it was delectable. Warm, tender roast beef,... More 

Thank geneatis
Anchorage, Alaska
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71 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

The steak sandwich here is easily one of the best sandwiches I have had in town! Make sure you have them dunk it in the au jus! Yes, it is messy, but oh my gosh it is good! Their other food looks amazing, but I haven't been able to stray from the steak sandwich so far. I have, however, tried... More 

Thank AKAggie96
Cocoa, Florida
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85 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Can only comment on pizza as we had take out. We had the regular pizza and also a deep dish. Both were very good. I had never had a deep dish so I did not know what to expect but I would certainly eat it again. I see why it is called a "tomato pie."

Thank Linda H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 751 EAST 36TH AVE, Anchorage, AK
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-244-2246
This is a new restaurant in Anchorage that is less than a year old, but serves great food at reasonable prices. They deserve a page on TripAdvisor!

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