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J Alexander's Restaurant

1410 16th St, Oak Brook, IL 60523-1307
+1 630-573-8180
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (35 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (5 reviews)
“steak” (36 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1410 16th St, Oak Brook, IL 60523-1307
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

once you get in. Getting in, however, can sometimes be a problem, even if you have a reservation. If you don’t have a reservation and it’s a Friday or Saturday night, you might consider going somewhere else, because you’ll be waiting a LONG time. Also,...More

Thank raven349
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has been here for 27 years and I was here 27 years ago when it opened. Just around the corner from the McDonald's HQ, it was a great place for lunch. It has a great bar and great food. I have a hard...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been dining at this restaurant for many years, the food and service is always good! There is a nice wine list, and a varied menu of salads, sandwiches and steak and seafood entrees. Most of the steaks come with a side of potatoes...More

Thank Virg779
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner here. The food was very good, it was delivered promptly. But then we had trouble getting our waitress back to the table. We had the Alex salad, the baby back ribs with fries and slaw. Everything was very tasteful. It is dark...More

Thank JWO55
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Alexander's has a great atmosphere with the lighting and it is very quaint. The Alex salad and my Captain Jacks Chicken is yummy. The best is to save room for the key pie. The service is very good. We love it here.

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

the containers they packed for us were half gone. Example: All the fries and coleslaw were gone from my order, no ice cream (even though we asked to have it packed), quarter of the each burger from two plates, and fries from another plate. That’s...More

Thank mcka234
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Folks J Alexander's is okay. Nice atmosphere (low lights) but much like a Chilis, Friday's, Applebee's, type layout. The food is average and over priced. I opted for the fish tacos at the recommendation of our server and was disappointed, not from the taste (the...More

Thank Rick U
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Made a reservation on Open Table....very easy and they sent text reminders. Dinner was fabulous!! Great selection. My husband and I went with 2 other couples (7pm dining time) and were seated within 10 minutes. Our server (Tommy) was great. Knowledgeable and very friendly. Definitely...More

Thank StaciDF
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Sat at the bar alone, had the prime rib and it was superb. I continue to be impressed with this restaurant chain. Upscale, quality and they really take care of their customers. All three bartendedr were some of the best I have experienec, and the...More

Thank AskDickWagner1
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The receptionist was chatting with a staff member on our arrival - no be right with you etc. We were seated outside at a table without a candle though all other tables had candles and something would have helped to read the menu. Service was...More

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Elizabeth Z
3 November 2016|
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Response from JoethePoliceman | Reviewed this property |
yes absolutely, the room is large and the way the room is set up your conversations can be heard by the members of your party without being loud. this is the perfect place for your reunion.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1410 16th St, Oak Brook, IL 60523-1307
    ((just East of) IL 83)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Oak Brook
  • Phone Number: +1 630-573-8180
J. Alexander’s is a contemporary American restaurant, known for its wood-fired cuisine. Our core philosophy is to provide you with the highest possible quality dining experience. The menu features a wide selection of American classics including prime rib of beef, steaks, fresh seafood, sandwiches and entrée salads. The menu in each restaurant includes a varied and rotating selection of features like Seafood Czarina, Tuscan Steak, Grilled Fish with Mango Papaya Salsa and Chicken Milanese. The restaurant has a full-service bar that includes an outstanding selection of wines both by the glass and bottle.
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