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Walk Score of Des Plaines, IL

Des Plaines is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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The Des Plaines Theatre

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River Rand Bowl

Des Plaines has an average Walk Score of 51 with 58,364 residents.

Des Plaines has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Eating & Drinking

There are about 235 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Des Plaines.

People in Des Plaines can walk to an average of 0.7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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The Choo Choo

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Taco Burrito King

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thumbnail for McDonald's MuseumThis neighborhood institution is the first McDonald's restaurant. Although the building is not open to the public, it is cool to look through the windows to see the original equipment that started it all.

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on McDonald's Museum

Transit Score of Des Plaines, IL

Des Plaines has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Des Plaines apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Des Plaines has some public transportation and about 12 bus and 1 rail lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Des Plaines on public transit.

Bike Score of Des Plaines, IL

Des Plaines is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.


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Golf Center Des Plaines

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Des Plaines Public Library

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Starvin' Artist

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Courtyard by Marriott Chicago O'Hare

thumbnail for Pesche's FlowersPesche's boasts a huge selection of flowers and plants indoors and outdoors. They even offer events to educate people on care and planting. You'll find all your gardening needs here.

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on Pesche's Flowers

thumbnail for Sugar BowlThis iconic place has been a popular Des Plaines restaurant since 1921. The place brings in locals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.

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on Sugar Bowl

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thumbnail for The Des Plaines TheatreOnce an 2 screen theater, this local landmark can be rented out for events. It brings historic entertainment and culture to the area.

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on The Des Plaines Theatre

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