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Al's Deli

914 Noyes St, Evanston, IL 60201-2706
+1 847-475-9400
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  • Excellent70%
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  • Average5%
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  • Terrible5%
1 Mar 2017
“I Only Had the Soup, but it Was Amazing!”
26 Aug 2016
“The best sandwich you will ever have”
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Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
914 Noyes St, Evanston, IL 60201-2706
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

When you walk in, it reminds you of a sandwich some that you would envision from yester-year. The soup was delicious and they put fresh herbs on top of my to go order of soup. I have heard that the sandwiches are amazing, but I...More

Thank 226jas
Reviewed 26 August 2016

At its present location for 65+ years, serving generations of Evanstonians and Northwestern students, Al's Deli serves consistently high quality sandwiches, homemade soups and chili, and the best cookies you can imagine. Drawing from sources that deliver fresh, tasty ingredients, and applying their own creativity,...More

1  Thank EkimEvanston
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

I stopped by the deli while visiting family at Evanston Hospital. I got there at about 12:45 and there were about 6 people in line to order. It took me about a half hour to get my soup and sandwich. While I appreciate the attention...More

Thank Disc29
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

The Roast Beef with homemade Blue Cheese dressing is unforgettable. Truly the best sandwich I have ever had. When ever I visit Chicago, I set aside time to take the L to Noyes and visit Al's

1  Thank Grateful_Oyster
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

I come here for the fabulous butter cookies! Now their caramel valhrona macaroons are a reason I'll come as well. There is a French theme here and good sandwiches. Delicious!

3  Thank Maria O
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Everything here is delicious....the sandwiches are so yummy and made with love and the soups and cookies are made from scratch..it's not fast food which is why it is so yummy...been coming here for years and never disappointed.

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Have visited several times, and am always impressed. On Saturday's they serve Cream of Tomato soup and it's delicious. As Fall approaches there's a wonderful chili my meat-eating friend loved. But it's the bread that gets me. it's high-quality and fresh. These Francophiles know their...More

1  Thank LindaInEvanston
Reviewed 25 August 2015

We used to go here all the time as I liked their lentil soup.My husband would get meatloaf or turkey sandwiches. The food was quite good but one day my husband said something aboutthe amount of time it was taking- their is only one person...More

Thank annlan
Reviewed 29 June 2015

I was in the mood for a good but unique lunch when the person we were visiting suggested Al's Deli. Wow! Ordered the duck pate sandwich, it was so good. My spouse had the roast beef with what turned out to be homemade blue cheese....More

2  Thank Jimmy_Benson
Reviewed 14 June 2015

My wife and I were both chemistry graduate students at the Tech Institute at Northwestern in the mid-1970s. Prior to our marriage, I lived for a year near Sherman and Noyes. Lunches were frequently sandwiches and macaroni salad from Al's Deli. My first purchase there...More

1  Thank DGKalina
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Takeout, Seating
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Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 914 Noyes St, Evanston, IL 60201-2706
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-475-9400
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