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Big Ange's Eatery

640 W Northwest Hwy, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-5342
+1 224-248-8644
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good10%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tri tip” (7 reviews)
“porchetta” (3 reviews)
“brisket” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Barbecue
640 W Northwest Hwy, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-5342
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a return to a restaurant we'd liked before - but we'd not had their brisket. We were welcomed by a young man who offered us a sample of the brisket - and we were hooked! This brisket is the best I've ever had...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Had the Roko Chicken sandwich. It was fine. No issues there. However, I thought there were a lot of items were missing that most BBQ restaurants have on their menu. For example, no turkey items, no chicken alternatives other than one chicken sandwich. No cole...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

This restaurant has only been open for a couple of years, but they have carved a niche in my palate! The porcetta is to die for and their BBQ and fries are top notch. The prices are a bit higher than other similar restaurants, but...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We heard about this place from a bunch of folks and got to visit while passing through Chicago. We went with a big group of people and they made us a huge sampler platter. I was blown away with the attention to detail here. Everything...More

Thank PaulD661
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

There’s very little parking. Not a whole lot of places to sit inside. It can be loud. And a little too warm. And none of that matters because the food...the food is really, really good. So good in fact that I find myself wanting to...More

Thank MandyPepperidge
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

My new favorite sandwich is Big Anges tri tip. Tender beef piled on a deliciously soft roll. They top it off with fried shoestring onions. It’ll cost you $10, but good food ain’t cheap. Order the homemade lemonade (free refills) and you’ll have a new...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We went to Big Anges as a second choice after we found that Geno's wasn't open for lunch on Saturday. Boy luck was certainly on our side. The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. We sampled three different cuts traditional, tri-tip and pastrami. My wife...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We have been traveling for 5 weeks crosscountry and have sampled BBQ in many places. This was by far the best beef brisket ever. So flavorful and tender. You are welcomed to try a sample before ordering. The fries are fresh cut and delicious and...More

Thank JoAnne R
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Absolutely exceptional in every way.. the BBQ is perfect.. I had the Tri Tip sandwich and some Brisket (to try). The sandwich was THE BEST sandwich I have ever eaten.. (and I am from Philly - we got sandwiches). The brisket was a gastronomic work...More

Thank Lefty-BassPlayer
Reviewed 6 March 2018

The rib tips and smoked brisket are delicious - our kids were right to choose this place when we visited them.

Thank John E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 W Northwest Hwy, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-5342
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 224-248-8644
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