Been around forever and always nice to get a poor boy ! Not like the old days but still an awesome meal. Also the double baked potato is delicious!
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Only place to even try a poorboy in our families opinion. Double baked potato is a must. Special occasions call for a great steak and the filet doesn't disappoint. Get it bacon wrapped-it's complimentary! Fried chicken Mondays are a must as well.
They have the best Poorboys anywhere not to mention their double baked potatoes. I do need to say that our service wasn't that great. It was very crowded and waited over an hour for our food and never received refill's on our drinks. That is...More
Very good food, try the wagyu steak! Drink prices are reasonable, excellent food and ample parking. What more could you ask for?
This restaurant has the best Poorboys! Get them for takeout or go to the restaurant for a lovely lunch or dinner. They also have great steaks, chicken and fish! We ordered the combo appetizer and got a huge amount of food, (The onion rings and...More
Merichka's was my parents favorite restaurant in the late 1950's. I took my son there for a very enjoyable lunch. Sandi was an awesome and friendly server! My ice tea was never empty. My son had a burger that was too big to finish. The...More
I was introduced to Merichka's over 55 years ago. Then it was a miracle for a poor college student (Lewis College '65). Holy cow, you could get a salad and a poor boy sandwich and a beer for under $5. Not surprised here that over...More
The wife and I joined our best friend and his family for a luncheon. The hostess sat us promptly, the waitresses were attentive and took our orders. The was cooked to everyone liking and it was good. My wife and I ordered their famous Poor...More
Stopped here in Crest Hill today, after a business trip in Joliet, IL. This restaurant has been in business since 1922, I believe. Clean, with a friendly staff, and food that was delicious and plentiful! We started with an "appetizer". . . Onion rings and...More