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Glenn's Diner

) #357 of 7,901 Restaurants in Chicago €€ - €€€ American, Seafood,
1820 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-1008
+1 773-506-1720
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“fresh fish” (17 reviews)
“clam chowder” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Diner, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1820 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-1008
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fun atmosphere, good food and OMG the bananas foster Our waiter was fab and so helpful with our choices

Thank debbiedel826
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this restaurant while visiting based on reviews. The day we came they were offering a special for All You can eat King Crab Legs. Who were we to back down from the challenge. I didn't make it very far (4 rounds - not too...More

Thank Nikki A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently my husband and I came across Glenn's and thought we would try it out for lunch. We were both really happy with the food and the service. We tried the clam chowder which was fantastic! It was super rich, filled with clams and yummy....More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was 5 of us that had brunch and there's so many different breakfast and lunch options and everything was really good. The blood Mary was ok, but they put 4 shrimp on it, that's why they charge 12 bucks for it. I had a...More

Thank hart277
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a fabulous, neighborhood place...so glad to have happened on it again! Food is simply delicious...service is great and it's easy to get to by car of train (Brown Line and maybe Metra). We were lucky enough to get a table outside on a beautiful...More

Thank simonfinds
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing! What they serve isn't what the menu says it is We read the great reviews , went for breakfast today. Liked the look the the place , the fish menu excited us and we started planning many return visits for an evening meal....More

Thank IanAWallace
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Great experience. Burgers are highly recommended. Waiter and staff were pleasant and helpful. Will definitely come again!

Thank Madeline F
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Went 2 weeks in a row--first my wife and I (not our first time!!) and then brought friends the following weekend (they for the first time) The first time we did not have a reservation but they were accommodating and got us seated with minimal...More

1  Thank liket0dine0ut
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Just beneath the Montrose "El" stop on the Brown line we joined two friends for a seafood dinner at Glenn's diner. They had raved about it and after we sampled the food we now can too. It's a diner so breakfast and lunch are served....More

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

If you like fish then is is a good place to go. Tonight it was not to much busy but we where absolutely not the only ones to pick this place. Friendly service and a good choice on the menu. We had a tasty dinner...More

Thank Rob H
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18 December 2015|
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Response from Larry R | Reviewed this property |
I have eaten there three times and have never had any problems. We have enjoyed it very much.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1820 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-1008
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-506-1720
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