Perry's Deli

Row 1

174 N Franklin St (at Lake St.)
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 372-7557
Sandwiches, Deli / Bodega
$ $
Mon–Fri: 10:00 AM–9:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • eat a massive sandwich. don't get caught using your cell phone.
  • These sandwiches are HUGE
  • The best deli sandwich in Chicago.
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  • Orland Street Special always (but jump at the chance whenever they offer their chili)
  • The long lunchtime waits rewarded with deli classics, like egg salad sandwiches, juicy pastrami, and Perrys Favoritecorned beef, Jack cheese, coleslaw and Russian dressing piled high on fresh rye.
  • Best and biggest sandwiches in the loop. Best chili in the Chicago-land area. However is recommend picking one of the two. Otherwise you may need a friend to wheel you out on a gurney.
  • If you go there be sure to bring your appetite, sandwiches are humongous! Oh and by the way, DO NOT, under any circumstances, answer your cell phone while in the restaurant!
  • Hot Pastrami was delish. Bring your appetite and plenty of napkins!
  • Its no Manny's.
  • The manager/owner is awesome and def get the second half of your beast of a sandwich wrapped!
  • At Perry's Deli on Franklin, if you have your cell phone out, you'll either be yelled at over a loudspeaker, not served, or both.
  • There's a fiercely enforced policy of no cell phones. The wait is rewarded with deli classics, like egg salad sandwiches and Perrys Favoritecorned beef, Jack cheese, coleslaw and Russian dressing.
  • Do not use your phone. But do order Perrys favorite
  • You will leave in a food coma...
  • The "Perry's Favorite" is great, hot pastrami isn't bad. Just don't use your cellphone here.
  • Go ahead. Talk on your cell phone. Please. They don't mind at all.
  • Try the chili. It is only available Tues and Thur but well worth it. It is spicy with a taste of brown sugar. Very good.
  • order an Ormand Street but ask for pastrami rather than roast beef. Has slaw, russian dressing (their secret), corned beef, pastrami and cheese.
  • Get the Ormond Street Special with extra cole slaw and Russian dressing.