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Glenn's Diner

1820 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-1008
+1 773-506-1720
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“fresh fish” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (41 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1820 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-1008
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ended up here by accident on a three - day stay in Chicago when our plans changed and took us to a different part of the city. The vegetarian omelette is great, and is accompanied by a unique potato pancake ( like a latke)...More

Thank IvanSusanin1613
Reviewed 7 August 2018

this is a great neighborhood seafood restaurant. It is clean, cute and the food is great. My favorite is the clam chowder. This is a definite I will return. I never get bored of the food served here. The keylime pie is great. Actually all...More

Thank Joyce J
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I love this place so much I came back again for my favorite lunch portion of cioppino for $15.95. I love their spice of the cioppino’s fish broth. This was the first time we enjoyed lunch outside on the sidewalk. My only complaint is in...More

Thank Tony J
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We came here for lunch. Prices are very reasonable for what you get. All the fish is very fresh and tasty. We had the tuna tartare which was very good. I had the pork chop entree which was just ok, a little dry. But the...More

Thank Cubs_Fan007
Reviewed 23 June 2018

This restaurant is a hidden gem. If walking or driving past, it would not particularly attract one's attention, but it should. The atmosphere is casual and cozy, and the food is delicious. The menu is very big and there are so many fish dishes to...More

Thank Beverly R
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped for dinner. We made reservations. This was our 2nd time eating here. So we came back. The food is amazing here. The staff was great to. I would like to suggest this place to anyone who may be in town...More

Thank Mj S
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is a small seafood restaurant with a wide variety of fresh seafood. It is one of the few seafood places in town that you can get lake perch, walleye or whitefish. We tend to eat these local fish when we come here because it...More

Thank Mary Jo K
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I have been here before for lunch. This is one of my favorite local places for lunch. I always order their smaller luncheon portion of seafood cioppino for $14.95. Today’s seafood cioppino was just as good as last time I visted. Sandwiches range from $7...More

Thank Tony J
Reviewed 26 December 2017

We had scrambled eggs w parmesan and husband had blueberry pancakes. The service was excellent and the space is cozy. Awesome food as always!

Thank lparzero
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I go to Glenn’s all the time. It’s small, but a great place for breakfast or dinner. They have delicious fish dishes, and great clam chowder. For breakfast, I like the French toast with the creme anglaise. Now to the mimosas. You’ll get a small...More

Thank SeasonedFoodie
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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
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 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
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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