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Great Escape

9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
+1 847-671-7171
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“roasted chicken” (29 reviews)
“ribs” (38 reviews)
“bass” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Was there on a Saturday night, the staff was friendly, the food was wonderful and the whole place seemed to make you feel special!

Thank Terre S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel. We had just come from an area where the restaurant there was fantastic, so of course we compared the two. I had the shrimp dinner which was just breaded shrimp like you can buy frozen and fry yourself......More

Thank 613marthah
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a unique restaurant with absolutely delicious food! One of a kind home made dishes within a cosy atmosphere. I could highly recommend this location, where you are more hosted like friend than like a guest. Thank you for a great service.

Thank Jörg M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant began as a gathering place during prohibition. It's decor is still reflective of that time. The food was well prepared and tasty. The staff was friendly. A lovely, relaxing evening.

Thank Gardener2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this hotel as it provides a shuttle from our hot. Very pleasantly surprised by the venue, the menus and staff. Prices are very reasonable with great staff and service. I have eaten Chicken Parmigan around the world and this is the best so...More

Thank JudyandBillG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant apparently has quite some history and is reported to be haunted. Very nice inside, bar area with TV. A party of 11 was seated quickly with no reservation. Large menu selection. All the food looked great when it came out. However, my pork roast...More

1  Thank TrishA4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were shuttled to the restaurant at no cost from the Hampton O'Hare. The restaurant was very nice, staff friendly and helpful, the food was very good and reasonably priced. We were pleasantly surprised and were prepared for high prices to cover the shuttle. This...More

Thank 903jeano
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I pick this place because it was close to our hotel. It turned out to be a very good choice. The food was very good and the service was excellent. If you like a lot of interaction with your server ask for Liz, she was...More

Thank 49Geezer65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful ambiance... Great value! We had the best bruschetta ever for an appetizer. I had the Artichoke Chicken Quinoa and my husband had the Chicken Pot Pie. Amazing presentation and wonderful food at a very reasonable price. We will come back when we are in...More

Thank Rita R
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I had to find something close to the hotel where our friends were staying and I read good reviews for Great Escape. So I made reservations and checked their menus. Little did I know that our friends who were staying at a hotel close to...More

Thank EJC24
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Questions & Answers
25 May 2017|
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Response from rockanroll4u | Reviewed this property |
Not to sure would suggest to give them a call?
Gail S
9 January 2017|
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Response from Karen N | Reviewed this property |
Great Escape in Schiller Park is open 7 days a week from 11 AM to 11 PM
23 May 2015|
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Response from HollyGoLightly046 | Reviewed this property |
yes, it is kid friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, 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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9540 Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176-1924
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schiller Park
  • Phone Number: +1 847-671-7171
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