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Alsip
Burbank
Joliet
Lansing
Lockport
Momence
Palos Hills
Worth

RESTAURANTS: SOUTH

Art of Barter members in  *good standing may order scrip which can be used at restaurants listed here.  Download printable PDF of current list from home page..  AOB scrip may be redeemed at regular prices though special conditions may apply.  Scrip is not valid in combination with other offers and is not redeemable for cash.  No change is given and sales tax and gratuity is to be paid by the bearer in cash.  

Ordering Information:  All AOB scrip comes in $10.00 increments unless otherwise stated.  There is a $10.00 cash handling charge per order to cover standard UPS delivery.  Call or email to order. 


A Word About Tipping...
 Restaurant wait staff don't use barter.  They work hard for their cash.  A good trader tips well (minimum 15% gratuity).  Be sure you're welcomed back with a smile.

*Qualifications necessary to be a Member in Good Standing: You must have a positive trade balance, be current on all cash fees, and provide your product or service 100% trade at fair market cash prices. 


Multiple Scrip is issued in $10.00 denomination and accepted at numerous establishments listed on the current Scrip List.  Order from AOB. 


Ambassador Scrip is issued in $10.00 denomination and imprinted with the name of the restaurant.  It may be used only that particular establishment.   Ambassador Dining scrip must be ordered for each restaurant accepting only Ambassador scrip.  Ambassador scrip is imprinted with the name of the restaurant and the account name of the AOB member purchasing it. 

BURBANK

Mattson's Steak House: Serving Steaks, Burgers, Chicken, Seafood, and more.  Huge Salad Bar.  Children's Menu.  Order Scrip from AOB.
Location:
8150 S. Cicero Ave. Burbank, IL  Contact: Joseph Rospana
Telephone: 708-424-5884 
Accepting AOB Multiple Scrip.

BURBANK

Chuck's Southern Comfort Cafe:  Treat yourself to some of the best eats in Chicago!  Chicago Magazine voted Chuck's own barbeque sauce the best in 2002. But we're so much more than just BBQ!  If you haven't been to Chuck's Southern Comforts Cafe, you're missing out on one of Chicago's most inspired blend of Mexican, Tex-Mex, Cajun-Creole, good old southern cooking' and the BEST s...l...o...w cooked smoked BBQ you've ever had!  Terms: Mon and Tues ONLY.  Location: 6501 W. 79th St., Burbank, IL  Contact: Charles Pine  Telephone: 708-229-8700  Accepting AOB Multiple Scrip Monday and Tuesday ONLY.   

COUNTRYSIDE

Quizno’s Subs: Counter Service and Catering.  Terms: Counter Service 100% Trade.  Catering requires 50% Cash.  Location: 6520 W. Joliet Rd., Countryside, IL  Contact: Maged Gindy  Tel: 708-352-6600  Accepting AOB Multiple Scrip. 

RICHTON PARK

Flavor Restaurant: Table service restaurant and full service bar.  Offering unique "American eclectic"  meals prepared with fresh herbs and spices.  Location: 5091 Sauk Trail (Lakewood Mall), Richton Park, IL  Hours: Wed Dinner 4:00 pm to 9:30 pm, Thurs Dinner 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Fri & Sat Breakfast 8:00 am to 3:00 pm, Fri & Sat Dinner 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Sun Breakfast 8:00 am to 3:00 pm, Sun Dinner 12:00 noon to 8:00 pm.  No Barter on Thurs.  Contact: Rochelle Kemp  Telephone: 708-748-3000  Accepting AOB Multiple Scrip.

FRANKFORT

All Aboard Family Diner & Amusements: Train theme family restaurant serving homemade sandwiches, burgers, hot dogs, pasta, salads, ice cream treats, and more.  Food delivered by model train!  Hands on train sets and play room for the kids.  Great place for parties!  Location: 20831 S. LaGrange Rd., Frankfort, IL  Contact: Teffini Chiuso  Telephone: 815-806-9005

LANSING
  
Waldo Cooney's:
Serving the South Side of Chicago since 1981, featuring authentic thin crust and gourmet stuffed pizza.  Open 7 Days a Week . Monday thru Thursday 11:00 am to 11:00 pm Friday and Saturday 11:00 am to 12:30 am Sunday Noon to 11:30 pm 
Accepting AOB Multiple Scrip.
2 Locations:
3622 Ridge Rd., Lansing  708-895-0004
3651 E. 106th St., Chicago 773-374-4400

MOMENCE

Border Town Pub: We have your favorite appetizers served all the time & scrumptious burgers and other great food items during our kitchen hours.  Join us for Live DJs, Karaoke,  a Juke Box loaded with the greatest hits from the 50's-Today, and  some of the best Video Games, Darts, or Pool.  Location:
22 N. Dixie Highway Momence, IL  Contact: John Sokal  Telephone: 815-472-4340  Accepting AOB Multiple Scrip. 


Firehouse Twenty-Eight Café: Full service restaurant. Open at 6:00 am for Breakfast.  See our Fire Memorabilia Collection.  Location: 22 N. Dixie Highway Momence, IL  Contact: John Sokal  Telephone: 815-472-4340

WORTH
  
Waldo Cooney's:
Serving the South Side of Chicago since 1981, featuring authentic thin crust and gourmet stuffed pizza.  Open 7 Days a Week . Monday thru Thursday 11:00 am to 10:00 pm Friday and Saturday 11:00 am to Midnight  Sunday Noon to 10:00 pm 
Location: 6715 W. 111th St., Worth, IL. Telephone: 708-448-7200  Accepting AOB Multiple Scrip.




 
 

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