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Chez Joel

In the midst of Little Italy, Chez Joel creates the tastes and aromas of France. Featuring traditional favorites, Chef joel Kazouini offers his straightforward, expertly prepared Southern French cuisine. Chez Joel’s atmosphere is reminiscent of a true French bistro; its walls adorned with French posters and tables covered with butcher paper. The cozy environment makes Chez Joel the perfect spot for any romantic meal, and when weather permits, garden tables offer an open-air experience where you’ll find one of the most divine al fresco dining settings in the city.
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460 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.6 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.6 / 5
(460 Reviews)
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Rating Breakdown 460 reviews
5 stars
(308)
4 stars
(120)
3 stars
(21)
2 stars
(7)
1 star
(4)
Food 
4.6 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.6 / 5
Service 
4.6 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.6 / 5
Ambiance 
4.5 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.5 / 5
Noise Level
1.9 / 3
Moderate
Value 
4.5 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.5 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
  • neighborhood gem(285)
  • romantic(260)
  • fit for foodies(236)
  • special occasion(229)
  • great for outdoor dining(125)
  • great for lunch(101)
Chez Joel Reviews List
Review 1 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 2/11/2016
 2011
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Review 2 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 2/12/2016
 2010
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Review 3 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

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Dined on 1/31/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2016
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
"Just food - not great or memorable at all. Creme brulee - really bad; disappointing for a French restaurant. Steak quality was bad - medium rare and very chewy. Overpriced - $150 for 2 people - I'd rather go somewhere else."
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2016
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Review 4 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 5 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 2/03/2016
 2008
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Review 6 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2009
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 7 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/05/2016
 2010
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2010
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2010
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, special occasion, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 8 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/03/2016
 2009
Dined on 2/03/2016
 2009
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/03/2016
 2009
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 9 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Great French restaurant in Little Italy

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Dined on 2/03/2016
 2013
Dined on 2/03/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"The escargot was to die for! My husband and a couple friends of ours dined during restaurant week and they aimed to please. The wine, appetizers, entree and dessert were perfecto! Rich and full of flavor in a tiny and romantic restaurant in the heart of Little Italy. We will be coming here again, maybe when it's warmer and the windows are open!"
Dined on 2/03/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 10 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2012
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, fit for foodies
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Review 11 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2014
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2014
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 12 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Loved the soups and luxury of fine dining.

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/28/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 13 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2008
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Review 14 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2002
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 15 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Tres Bon!
We have been to Chez Joel many times and the restaurant never disappoints. We were there for restaurant week and were torn between tasting new items and falling back on old favorites. Maria had the escargot and salmon, both were excellent. I had the onion soup with steak frites. The room is warm and comfortable and the food is almost as good as a neighborhood place in Paris. If you've never been, Go; and if you've been there before, Go Back!
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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2006
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Review 16 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Closest thing to Paris

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"My husband and I got married that morning in downtown Chicago and booked this restaurant for our wedding celebration lunch. It was intimate and very special. We enjoyed the escargot, mussels and a lovely salad with lots of rose champagne to celebrate the occasion! Service was excellent. Very professional staff who remained attentive but not intrusive.
Can't what to return!
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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for brunch, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 17 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2003
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2003
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"I live nearby and have always loved this pretty place and it's great food."
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2003
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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Review 18 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Great service

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Dined on 1/29/2016
 2015
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2015
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"This restaurant has impeccable service . The waiter was extremely attentive and helpful . We went for restaurant week I had the hen and my mother had the salmon. Then hen lacked seasoning, it was bland. The salmon was excellent"
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, good for groups
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Review 19 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/27/2016
 2014
Dined on 1/27/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/27/2016
 2014
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 20 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2009
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2009
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2009
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Review 21 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2007
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2007
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2007
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 22 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Wonderful

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Dined on 1/26/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"I made reservations here for restaurant week, and took advantage of their special. It was all just fantastic! The setting and service were great. The food was absolutely incredible and I will most definitely be coming back here to see what else they have on their full menu."
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 23 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2010
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 24 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/29/2016
 2011
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2011
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Review 25 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/27/2016
 2013
Dined on 1/27/2016
 2013
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/27/2016
 2013
Special Features: good for groups, great for brunch, fit for foodies
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Review 26 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 1/29/2016
 2012
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Review 27 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/28/2016
 2015
Dined on 1/28/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/28/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem
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Review 28 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2005
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2005
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2005
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Review 29 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 1/30/2016
 2008
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Review 30 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 1/22/2016
 2013
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Review 31 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2014
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2014
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2014
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Review 32 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/27/2016
 2014
Dined on 1/27/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/27/2016
 2014
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 33 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Excellent. A favorite Chicago restaurant.

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2011
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 34 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/26/2016
 2012
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 35 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Casual French

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"I love Chez Joel. I went with friends and we had the Chicago Restaurant lunch menu. The choices and quality of the food were the usual standard and great value. The moules frites were outstanding and the best traditional creme brule I've had since being in France."
Dined on 1/23/2016
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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Review 36 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/24/2016
 2011
Dined on 1/24/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/24/2016
 2011
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Review 37 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/24/2016
 2008
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion
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Review 38 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

French Bistro gem in Little Italy

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/24/2016
 2015
Dined on 1/24/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"I keep coming back to this great gem of French Bistro. Food, service, and wine list are outstanding. Their outdoor patio is one of the reasons I miss summer in Chicago."
Dined on 1/24/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 39 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2011
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2011
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2011
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Review 40 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 1/26/2016
 2016
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Review 41 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/23/2016
 2009
Dined on 1/23/2016
 2009
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/23/2016
 2009
Special Features: great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 42 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Cute restaurant.

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Chez Joel is really cute and atmospheric. Service, food, etc. were all great, but my steak tasted like it had been chemically tenderized, and that's the only thing I didn't like."
Dined on 1/23/2016
 2006
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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Review 43 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/23/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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Review 44 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/22/2016
 2009
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2009
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2009
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 45 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/19/2016
 2008
Dined on 1/19/2016
 2008
Dined on 1/19/2016
 2008
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Review 46 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2008
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2008
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2008
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for brunch, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 47 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Excellent!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Friendly service, attentive service, the penne cj was delicious and I highly recommend it, the bread was fresh, and the butternut squash soup was perfect"
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2015
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 48 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/21/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, great for lunch
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Review 49 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/17/2016
 2006
Dined on 1/17/2016
 2006
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/17/2016
 2006
Special Features: romantic, fit for foodies
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Review 50 for Chez Joel
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/19/2016
 2012
Dined on 1/19/2016
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/19/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, fit for foodies
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