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Al's Italian Beef

1079 W. Taylor St. (Carpenter St.) Send to Phone
312-226-4017 | Menu
Load up this quintessential, classic Italian-beef sandwich --- dunked in au jus --- with sweet and/or hot peppers.

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Lunch & Dinner Mon.-Sat.
Open late Fri.-Sat.
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Al's Italian Beef, Chicago, IL

Al's Italian Beef Restaurant Review

: This beef stand is a bastion of Chicago's Little Italy (and beyond, since there are many offshoots). The beef is roasted on site and sliced super-thin; then, it's heaped onto soft bread. Order your beef with hot and/or sweet peppers and/or dipped (aka, dunked in the beef juice), or as a combo with Italian sausage stuffed into the mix.
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