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Gale Street Inn

) #341 of 7,836 Restaurants in Chicago €€ - €€€ American, ,
4914 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60630-2106
+1 773-725-1300
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (11 reviews)
“ribs” (92 reviews)
“full slab” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Grill
€€ - €€€
4914 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60630-2106
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The food and service in this restaurant are reliably good. Great burgers and entrees like salmon and chicken. Nice specials. And the menu has lots to choose from. But the restaurant is often very crowded and loud, and they don't take reservations on weekends, so...More

Thank Bonnie T
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great food, love to dine in bar area,neighborhood restaurant great for any occasion. Parking lot if you drive and Jefferson Park Blue Line across the street.

Thank John C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Gale Street has been around for a really long time and the ribs and other meals are amazing. We have never had a bad meal and we always leave with leftovers.

Thank Chicagogirl1977
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Took my mother here for her 85th birthday with family , the staff is great helped out in any way they could we were treated like no others my uncle comes here twice a week and the was the best most had the ribs and...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This place has been around for a long time, and they know what they are doing. Good ribs, great food over all. The bar area has been re done in the past few years and very inviting!

Thank Denise J
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The Gale Street Inn is right across the street from the Jefferson Park Blue Line station, the first subway stop within Chicago's city limits and just three stops (and no more than 15 minutes) away from the Rosemont station. I am a meat-and-potatoes guy and...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 11 January 2017

While I don't have anything bad to say (aside from a sporadic bad smell wafting our way at the bar - could have been a patron, though), I don't have much good to say, either. For having such a nice bar area, the place closes...More

Thank Laura O
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Gale Street Inn has been an iconic neighborhood restaurant for many years. We went for dinner on a Saturday night, and we only had to wait about 20 minutes to be seated. It was crowded and they don't take reservations until after 7 p.m. But...More

1  Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We were lucky enough to be treated by longtime Chicago family residents, and we were all amazed by the ribs here: tasty and moist, falling off the bone. Very, very good!

Thank Ron F
Reviewed 20 September 2016

After years of passing by this establishment when commuting, we finally bit the bullet and went in to see if it lived up to its reputation - and were pleasantly surprised. The strong American menu will be good for most visitors, with a reasonable range...More

1  Thank F1Rumors
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Greg W
Do they still serve a Sunday brunch?
5 March 2016|
Response from Gale Street I | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for reaching out. We offer dinner service beginning at noon on Sundays, but do not have a brunch. Hope to see you soon!
Do they have a kids menu?
25 May 2015|
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Response from 160cheese | Reviewed this property |
not sure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Bar, Grill
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4914 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60630-2106
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 773-725-1300
  • E-mail
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