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The Patio

Certificate of Excellence
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7440 Kingery Hwy, Darien, IL 60527-2391
+1 630-920-0211
10:30 - 22:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 23:00
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North Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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271 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Order your food, get a number, serve your own drinks and the food appears at your table by a polite server. Wide menu selection from sandwiches to dinners. Plenty of parking, good illumination, wide aisles, clean restroom, ADA accessible.

Thank Captnslow
Lockport, Illinois, United States
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been going there for 25 years. Love the place, until tonight. Normally we wait 10 minutes for our food, sometimes more, sometimes less. I've never complained. Tonight they were very, very busy, and after waiting for almost 40 minutes and watching a number of people complain and a number of incorrect orders being returned, I said something to the manager... More 

Thank Carl M
Lemont, Illinois
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142 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great menu if you don't mind counter ordering food brought out by numbers. Beef, burgers, dogs, salads and great soups.

Thank Richard B
Woodridge, Illinois
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221 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The Patio has some of the best ribs around. I also like their Patty Melts and there Cream of Chicken Soup on a cold Chicago day. You order at the counter - then they bring you your food! Place is pretty big inside!

Thank Lisa2735
Crestwood, Kentucky
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240 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I enjoyed the Italian Beef sandwich here last month while in town for business. An excellent sandwich here. Friendly staff, clean and well stocked dining area greet a visitor. I will dine here again when next in Darien.

Thank Robert K
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I seen the manager pushing the garbage down in the garbage can and then walks over to the counter and takes the costumers food to them without washing his hands will never go back 1/20/17 at 8PM Darien IL

Thank monacom9
Brunswick, Georgia
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190 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We came for New Years. We were hungry and it served the purpose. It was our first time, my relative praised this place so much, that I had better expectations. Overall it was good tho.

Thank Elcaleno
Lemont, Illinois
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

I have been eating at The Patio for years. The quality of the ribs has really gone down. Half slabs are way too small compared to other well known rib restaurants, and the other day they were over cooked, pretty much burnt. I ordered four half slab dinners to-go, which cost over $60 only to get home and fined them... More 

Thank Palikari
Willowbrook, Illinois
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57 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Had take away from The Patio recently. Started with the chicken wings - meaty and about 8-9 in the order. A bit spicy for my wife, but I liked them. We then split a full slab of their ribs. Very tender and tasty. Baked potato on the side. We were able to pick up the order at the drive through... More 

Thank TPK53
Bellevue, Nebraska
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I was referred to this restaurant by a friend of mine and I am so glad I was. I called and reserved space for 45 people. They had an area set aside for us when we arrived early. You order at a counter and they bring the food to your table. This is great when dining with a large group... More 

Thank smurfette1106

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7440 Kingery Hwy, Darien, IL 60527-2391
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Darien
  • Phone Number: +1 630-920-0211

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