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White Palace Grill

1159 S Canal St, Chicago, IL 60607-4906
+1 312-939-7167
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (14 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59 Hours
American, Diner
1159 S Canal St, Chicago, IL 60607-4906
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was in chicago visited this diner 3 times the food was amazing service very efficient highly recommend it can't wait to go back the breakfasts are brilliant

Thank andy l
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Located about 1.5 miles west of the Chicago lakefront on the corner of Canal St. & Roosevelt Road is this diner that is has been featured in many stories (print, broadcast @ online. There are mural of famous figures in the city's history. I could...More

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 14 September 2017

My girlfriend and I went for lunch. Both had cream of mushroom soup, meatloaf, mashed potatoes and vegetables. Oh,so good. Coffee was fabulous too. And service beyond belief. I am going back for catfish soon...saw an order and almost sat down with the people!

2  Thank goodlittleeater
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great surprise with White Palace. Is a out of way dinner with classic american design and food. All plates are Well served and very cost/benefit. They are not sophisticated ones but very tasteful.

1  Thank Leonardo_g_Rangel
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I visited this place twice while on vacation. The food was good and the staff was friendly. The first time I went it was overnight so it was crowded but got served in a timely manner. 2nd time it was my last day in Chicago...More

1  Thank Fe Fe P
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I get to Chicago at least once a year and I never miss eating at this diner. It's average diner food and prices are not bad, I always get their Chicken & Waffles, so yummy

1  Thank Dawnmarie O
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Stopped there because I saw the place on food network. The service was friendly. The menu showed no concept. Our food (cheese omelett and polish sausage) was greasy, tasteless and not prepared well. I don't know for what reason this place was on food network,...More

1  Thank lh91lh
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The wife and I had taken the dogs to Montrose Dog Beach to watch the sunrise and give the puppies a bit of exercise. After a few hours on the beach, we both realized that we didn’t have anything to eat when we set out...More

2  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Stopped here for breakfast. Had seen it on TV and looked like good old-fashioned diner food. We were not disappointed. The chicken fried steak was delicious with a nice gravy and has browns. The scrambled eggs were, well, scrambled eggs. The Texas omelette was really...More

1  Thank Brian C
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is a nice retro diner in Chicago and features a great atmosphere. The food was disappointingly average though. However everyone should go here at least once! Service was pretty good as well.

1  Thank CaseyJones6325
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1159 S Canal St, Chicago, IL 60607-4906
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 312-939-7167
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