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Poor Phil's

Closed Now: 07:00 - 00:00
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My oldest sister suggested this place since it is within a short walk from her condo.. They have... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Joe P
Clinton Township, Michigan
Stop in for a Tasty Burger

By chance we stopped in at Poor Phil's after attending a wake across the street and we were not... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Lombard, Illinois
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good64%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
10 Oct 2017
“Close by”
5 Mar 2017
“Stop in for a Tasty Burger”
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139 S Marion St, Oak Park, IL 60302-2893
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

My oldest sister suggested this place since it is within a short walk from her condo.. They have a decent beer selection and the food is pretty typical bar and grill fare not bad at least in our experiences. The kitchen was pretty prompt the...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

By chance we stopped in at Poor Phil's after attending a wake across the street and we were not disappointed. We both ordered a burger on a toasted bun and its was delicious! The establishment filled quickly after we arrived so it has to be...More

Thank Mamaw58
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

They are so inconsistent on quality of the food. Beer selection is great if you are just out for beers.

Thank Bob Z
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Very good food. And the coffee was excellent---hard to find while travelling. The prices are reasonable, too, especially for a hotel restaurant.

Thank vickie c
Reviewed 23 April 2015

The Murphy's have had restaurants in Oak Park for decades, and they know how to do it right. Poor Phil's has a wide variety of offerings, and an extensive list of beers from small breweries to imported selections. Great place for family with kids, up...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Straightforward seafood. Lobster and crab legs are always good. Bar is a bit smelly for me (I don't like beer) but dining room and outside are great!

Thank janetmarieo
Reviewed 21 April 2015

This is a wonderful place to meet locals. Over some unique seafood festivals and variety of beer and whiskeys. Great wait staff who serve up popcorn while you order is placed. Has a sports bar atmosphere and very convenient to the Harlem CTA Green line...More

Thank ewhite0640
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Bar/ restaurant with wide selection bottled and draft beers great grilled fish sandwiches on brioche bun respectable seafood appetizers and entrees atv reasonable prices Burgers good but not as good as grilled fish great outdoor seating family friendly early in sday age range wide

Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

Amazing collection of beers and ciders. But the true gem is their collection of fish and seafood dishes. Only happy faces. But I would have liked a little more cole slaw, please.

1  Thank Mikeinmotio
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Great little place with excellent fresh seafood. Prices are good, selection and quality are great. I usually get some oysters and a po' boy but anything you order will likely be great. Truly excellent selection of beers for the craft beer fan. Every time I've...More

Thank Marcphoto
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