We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Maxwell's Beef

2003 63rd St, Downers Grove, IL 60516-2316
+1 630-964-5080
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gyros” (3 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
“italian beef” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
Fast food
2003 63rd St, Downers Grove, IL 60516-2316
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (15)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 15 reviews

Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

A little hard to find. It’s in the strip mall at the SW corner of Woodward and 63rd, at the far east end. Downers Grove east of 355, one traffic light west of Main Street. Their hot dogs, fries included, are Vienna Beef-a little small....More

Thank GeeTeaJay
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I'm so so on the food. A little bit more expensive than some other hot dog joints, but... the lemon ice! OMG I come here just for that and the fries. Try one, they're so good!

Thank MissMallory66
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Carries Vienna Beef hot dogs with good condiments. They've gone to a smaller size hot dog which seems too small for the bun so I order a double dog which is a little pricey. Included fries come with the brothers own salt mixture which makes...More

Thank GeeTeaJay
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Amazing food! Burgers are outstanding beef is excellent fries are very good and gyros is awesome! Overall great place!

Thank Max35Kasallis
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Have been going here for years! Have had most of their items (beefs, hotdogs, gyros, Italian ice) everything is very good!

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 12 November 2015

This restaurant is awesome. The food is delicious. Make sure to get the "combo". It's italian beef and sausage and is the best. The chili cheese dog is good as well. French fries are better than 5 guys. The customer service was very personable. There...More

Thank B5105MMcindyw
Reviewed 20 May 2015

take-out primarily.....good food average prices,,,staff pleasant...beef sandwiches and pork chop sandwiches favorite

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

Just love this place. I didn't know what Italian beef was, now I have to have it every visit. Don't pass this plave without a try

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

I eas visiting family and they said I had to try Italian Beef. My first awesome experience was, at Portillo's, of course fantastic. I was astonished that this lil hole in the wall just up the street surpassed in mouth watering delishiousness. Don't miss it,...More

1  Thank Karen R
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Maxwells beef is hidden away in the corner of a dingy strip mall east of 355 on 63rd st. I stumbled on it a few years ago when I was looking for a quick lunch on the go. I walked in expecting to order a...More

Thank Mike N
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Downers Grove
Extended Stay America - Chicago - Lisle
86 reviews
4.37 km away
Hyatt Regency Lisle near Naperville
974 reviews
5.49 km away
Chicago Marriott Suites Downers Grove
374 reviews
6.33 km away
Extended Stay America - Chicago - Downers Grove
86 reviews
6.41 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Stevens Restaurant
53 reviews
.73 km away
Los Dos
35 reviews
1.45 km away
Nancy's Pizza
6 reviews
1.56 km away
Thai First
18 reviews
1.45 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cinemark Seven Bridges and IMAX
40 reviews
3.14 km away
Tivoli Theatre Downers Grove
189 reviews
3.26 km away
Alter Brewing Company
38 reviews
2.13 km away
Lost Mountain Adventure Golf
22 reviews
2.76 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Maxwell's Beef staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2003 63rd St, Downers Grove, IL 60516-2316
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 630-964-5080
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing