After the Trojan War, Odysseus embarked on a dangerous 10-year journey home, desperately craving one of Penelope's famous Minotaur burgers. Bite into the epic flavor of a classic hamburger with today’s Groupon to Back Alley Burger in La Grange. Choose between the following options:
- For $7, you get $15 worth of burgers and drinks, valid Sunday through Thursday.
- For $7, you get $15 worth of burgers and drinks, valid Friday and Saturday.
Christopher and Mary Spagnola, owners of Back Alley Burger, boast an extensive, ingredient-driven menu of fresh-to-order, grass-fed-beef burgers and nitrate-free, all-beef hot dogs. Bite into the Knead a Big burger ($8.99), which finds a juicy beef patty, tender pastrami, and a fried egg lounging like spoiled princes atop a downy bun pillow, craft a burger from scratch ($5.99+), or step outside the cattle box for a Crabtastic crab-cake burger ($8.99) or veggie burger ($7.99). Along with its burger creations and puppet shows on the history of beef, Back Alley Burger also blankets scrumptious, all-beef Nancy's dogs with Merkts cheese and sauerkraut ($4.25), whips up a variety of sandwiches and salads, and prepares an array of tasty sides, such as sweet-potato fries ($2.50) and chili con carne ($3.99).
A selection of microbrew beers on tap and by the bottle snuggles alongside a well-curated wine menu to provide libational accompaniment to the burgers' comestible harmonies. Back Alley Burger also offers a BYOB option for those who would like to bring wine, beer, or gallons of milk to share among friends. Whether diners choose to come during the week or over the busy weekend, the dining room, lined with wooden floors and booths and covered in pictures of the world's alleys, emanates a charming, welcoming ambience.
13 S La Grange Rd.
La Grange, Illinois 60525