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Sammy's Country Kitchen

5542 W 55th St, Chicago, IL 60638-3837
+1 773-735-2802
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“meatloaf” (2 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 1:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
5542 W 55th St, Chicago, IL 60638-3837
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Stopped here after taking a friend to the airport. This was the best breakfast that I have ever remembered having. The service was unbelievable. The food was great. The portions were amazing. My breakfast was 3 eggs, hash browns, ham and a side of French...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Best food the meatloaf is very good and if you don’t get there early the meatloaf runs out all the time. Good breakfast food as well . Close to Midway airport so if your coming in town or leaving a place to try out for...More

Thank rmonahan77
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast after arriving in town from Florida & as soon as I walked in the door I knew I was going to LOVE it! Small & cozy just like my grandmother's kitchen. Most guests greeted by name because they've been eating here...More

Thank Valerie L
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

EXACTLY what I wanted and love in a breakfast place. No pretense, no fan ones, just a great place for an all-American breakfast. Super characteristic little old school diner, with GOOD, standard food. you know it's good when ALL the locals go there and there...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Good food... great value! Right down the street from Midway airport. We arrived on an early morning flight & were looking for a casual spot for breakfast. Sammy's definitely fit the bill. The food was really good & so was the service. The waitress even...More

Thank Kplair
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The food here is off the chains! Service was great, coffee piping hot and filled without chasing someone down, if you are at Midway and delayed for a bit, it's only a six dollar uber and you will not be disappointed. Big portions and delicious!!...More

Thank Tacho G
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with my sister for breakfast. This place is like a mile from our childhood home...Never knew it was there! We had coffee, she had a veggie omelette with hash browns, I had the four dueces...Two each, eggs, pancakes, bacon and sausage. It was...More

1  Thank FLWfan
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Looking for a breakfast spot close to Midway Airport for a nice morning visit with our niece who was in town for business. I liked what I saw when I investigated TripAdvisor, so we went to Sammy's. Most everyone was right! Great little gem! Sort...More

1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

A very unprepossessing building houses the best basic food in town. Nothing fancy or expensive here. This is the working man's eatery. Portions are plentiful, service great, and the line's out the door. Just around the corner from Midway Airport.

1  Thank Ohhhdear
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stopped here early one morning on our way to Midway Airport, as we had some time to kill. Breakfast was great. Service was as good as it gets. When the bill came for 2 under $15.00 how can you beat it. We should have...More

1  Thank Ed N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5542 W 55th St, Chicago, IL 60638-3837
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-735-2802
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