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Honey Jam Cafe

Frontage Rd., 3000 Oak Grove Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515
+1 630-963-2233
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“honey rum” (43 reviews)
“pancakes” (30 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Frontage Rd., 3000 Oak Grove Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Honey Jam Cafe is near Oak Brook Mall and close to downtown Downer's Grove. It is a large restaurant with a high two-story ceiling and lots of cheerful pictures. The menu is huge, including several Benedict choices, a chose-your-own skillet, and a variety of...More

Thank andromedaeve
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Everyone & everything was great! Very wide selection, but we came in for breakfast & it was perfect. Have to admit, I usually get just plain pancakes with bacon every time I get breakfast out anywhere. By far the best bacon ever! Tasted my daughters...More

Thank Deb1205
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Very nice room, probably suited for dinner over breakfast. Lots of interesting items on breakfast menu. I really thought the potato pancake sandwich was very unique and very tasty, would order again. Downside few smaller size less $$ items on menu, most around $10.00. Still...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 22 February 2018

This cafe was recommended by my colleagues and I always wanted to visit. I ordered the avocado toast with freely brewed coffee. My avocado toast was tasty and looked amazing. I love the ambience of this cafe and it just made me feel very comfortable...More

Thank Jacky Y
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Went here with a group of friends for a sturdy nice breakfast. What we got was nothing less than a great breakfast. Good taste and good portions. Good service and a cozy place.

Thank Funker1
Reviewed 5 January 2018

First time visit on a recommendation and Wow to the Oh Yeah! to the wide range of choices! I love Eggs Benedict and to my surprise they offered 5 variable choices. I went for traditional and requested sautéed spinach! My niece ordered an Omelet and...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Went here for breakfast because the hotel we stayed at had a crappy one. Was very good. We both had the pancakes and they were light and fluffy. Would go again!!

Thank Nessiegirl17
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I am primarily writing this review as a heads up to tipping at this location. If you tend to add your tip at the register as we generally do, the choices on the charge device to pay were 0%, 20% or higher. There were no...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Finally got here after passing by this place for a long time the reason this place is always packed and you will wait it went pretty quick 30 minute wait I had chicken fried steak grits over easy no complaints my husband had the omelet...More

Thank CC2U
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We decided to give Honey Jam a second try and left more pleased than the first trip. Our server, John G., was very helpful and friendly. Really appreciated the coffee pot on the table so you never need to wait for a refill. John offered...More

Thank Karen S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frontage Rd., 3000 Oak Grove Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 630-963-2233
  • E-mail
Come on in! We're glad to see you! Honey Jam is a place where you can gather for any reason and know you will be greeted by a smile, ready to serve you a fresh, delightful meal. We hope our unique and warm surroundings make you feel at home, as if you are visiting a favorite neighbor. Whether you would like to visit us for a meal, contact us for catering, use our free private rooms, let us know what we can do for you.
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