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10027 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077-1026
+1 847-933-9800
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been coming here since they opened their doors. You gotta love the atmosphere, the service, the food. EJ cuts his steaks that are aged to perfection. Cooked as you liked, entrees come with salad and potatoes. I recommend the salad chopped with the house dressing and some anchovies. Fish for the non carnivore's... Great pasta dishes as well. Start... More 

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Thank Boris T
Wilmette, Illinois
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66 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

was here last night with a large group. been by the place hundreds of times and this was my first visit, so i can only refer to ej's from a large party point of view. old timey supper club feel to the place, and it probably has a regular crowd. sometimes when with a large group one expects a rote... More 

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Thank dominicandandy35805
Highland Park, Illinois
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95 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We were the first couple to be seated in the front area. Quiet, pleasant conversation and we were looking forward to the meal. Got our drinks and ordered our meal. Other guests started to arrive. Two tables of 9 and the noise level was deafening. Ate our salads and entrees and left quickly without dessert or coffee. Veal limone was... More 

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Thank Slumdog2015
Chicago, IL
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We went there for dinner as a family of 4 to celebrate my son's birthday. Two people had steak and the other two had pasta dishes. The food was NOT cheap and the quality was neither memorable nor worth the price. We won't be coming back.

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Thank jalowu
Chicago, Illinois
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

It would be too simplistic to call EJ's an American Steakhouse, although that is what the ambiance suggests. The food includes fish and pasta and all American favorites. I had a German Octoberfest draft beer that was delightful. Wait staff are men dressed in starched white steakhouse fashion of the 20th century, rather than cool and sloppy duds of the... More 

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Thank Marc1937
Chicago
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339 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Glad I wasn't picking up the tab..... But glad I could enjoy the excellent meal! 11 of us were in a small cozy room near the front and it was a great spot for a large group. Waiters were attentive and pleasant and the drinks decent.... In very plain glassware.... Apps were above average with peppers and sausage being the... More 

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Thank Chicagonative_7
Palo Alto, California
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Fun evening with friends at one of their favorite local places. Had a nice filet with all the fixings.

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Thank James H
Chicago
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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

Returning to Chicago for a week, I was excited to to back to EJ's, which I had previously reviewed as outstanding although everything is $ 10 overpriced. I have to revise that statement. Everything is really good, but at least $ 15 overpriced! I had Chicken Vesuvio, which was really good, but I'd had it a few days earlier at... More 

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Thank mike_wexler
El Paso, Texas
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Six of us went to dinner. The drinks before dinner were full and well prepared. The dinner was steak around the whole table with all the trimmings. Everyone was delighted with their meals. A real dinning experience!!

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Thank rblumen1
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70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

This a little more upscale ( pricey) place that you go to for a treat. I am usually deciding what to get on the way there. Great Dover sole and great chicken with peppers. Steaks also very good but really many places make steak. Excellent friendly service. And...martinis.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Italian, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Private Dining, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10027 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077-1026
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie
  • Phone Number: +1 847-933-9800

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