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Avenue Ale House

££ - £££American, ,
825 S Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60304-1217
+1 708-848-2801
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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good36%
  • Average28%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bison burger” (2 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
“cubs” (2 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
825 S Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60304-1217
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is a large, standard looking place in a quiet stretch of Oak Park, a short stroll from the more popular areas. Layout is a large bar with seating on all sides, and booths around the side walls, a large (very large) screen in the...More

Thank Oscar515112
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent food New waitress not familiar with menu, still did a good job Bar service s great great disappointment, person making the drinks needed a bar book to instruct on how to make drinks. Service was very slow for the number of people we saw.

Thank T D
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Service was slow to nonexistent and we had to go back to the hostess to ask if we had been assigned a waitress. Not sure why as it was not busy. Burger was good and fries too. We're not likely to return.

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Eating there during March Madness may have been a mistake. The restaurant was busy and servers not quite as attentive as they have been in the past. Food was decent, however, I wasn't wow'd by the experience. I would recommend going on a non-peak night,...More

Thank Raquel R
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Lamb burger, bison burger, and burgers. Good appetizers and local beer options. There is roof top seating, but it wasn't open when we visited. There are enough options for a second and third visit. The surrounding neighborhood is great to stroll though and very safe.

Thank Joshua B
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We were here when the Cubs won the National League Pennant. The beer was cold and the fans were cheering. Lots of fun.

Thank Bjorne3888
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Decent burgers. Cavernous place that feels a bit institutional. But big complaints relate to beer:1) the breadth of the beer list is not what one would expect from the place's name and 2) other than their crap beer specials (buckets of Buds) there's no pricing...More

Thank KenJen3925
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went there Wed. nite for the Cubs 2nd game against Cleveland. Nice place, Friendly service tho a bit slow at times. We ordered a dozen fresh oysters to start with. Very cold and fresh, good flavor and we enjoyed them! Then we split the Apple...More

1  Thank Theresa N
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The best thing about Avenue Ale House is the consistency of its food, drinks, and service. I go there frequently (I meet with a group about twice a month at this location), and I'm always satisfied with everything. My favorite entree is the Teriyaki Salmon...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The best proof of excellence in a restaurant is longevity, and Avenue Ale House has been around a while. There are several reasons why this is probably so. First, it is possible to eat dinner here on a budget, and it's also possible to treat...More

Thank VoxLucis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 825 S Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60304-1217
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Park
  • Phone Number: +1 708-848-2801
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