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Our Kitchen

363 W Lake St, Elmhurst, IL 60126-1528
+1 630-279-3738
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good17%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“apple pancakes” (12 reviews)
“gift shop” (10 reviews)
“oven baked” (3 reviews)
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363 W Lake St, Elmhurst, IL 60126-1528
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love Our Kitchen's breakfast. It's a homey old fashioned site. The banana pancakes have fresh cut bananas in the bacon is thick + crisp. Prices are economical enough that you can stop in their gift shop & snag some earrings!

Thank MelindaLeen
Reviewed 31 December 2017

THe apple pancakes used to be the draw; 40 minute wait for the order and so worth it. Times change and so do ratings. Service is just ok and if the she owner comes out omg she is angry. Just not worth going to anymore.

Thank traderchick
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I split an Apple pancake, one of the restaurant's specialties. We took half home. Our Bill for the pancake 2 coffees, and tip was $28. Worth it? Yes. Too be truthful, the pancake was not completely baked, the glaze (sugar) was still...More

Thank Isabel G
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

One of the few places where you can still get real banana pancakes (with bananas inside the pancakes) and while a little pricey, the portions are large enough to compensate. Also great oven baked apple pancake and enormous omelets. Coffee cups are tiny, but staff...More

Thank C809SQedwardr
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Hostess was very pleasant. It was quite a while before our waitress acknowledged us, but they weren't very busy. She kept complaining how slow the kitchen was. We waited 30 minutes for our food to come out. She brought my friend's omelette out first and...More

Thank VickyB1214
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We had heard a lot of good things about Our Kitchen and when we pulled up, we thought that we had really lucked out. It seems a bit low key from the outside. There is plenty of parking around the restaurant. When we walked in...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 8 August 2017

if you like Baked Omelets this is the place it is different and a lot of eggs all the breakfast menus is great but it reminds me of one of those restaurants off the expressway as it has it own gift shop right at the...More

Thank glendar10
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I was visiting Elmhurst and a friend took me here for breakfast. They have a wide variety of pancakes and omelets on the menu. I thought the prices were a little high but everything seemed to be made from scratch, including potato pancakes just like...More

Thank mauricesbelle
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Had terrific navy bean soup. My friend enjoyed her blintzes which can be ordered by quantity, either 1,2 or 3. Enjoyed the creative and well displayed attached gift shop. Wheelchair accessible.

Thank Maryellen B
Reviewed 21 February 2017

A little bit of country charm, friendly service and fantastic breakfast food make this place our family favorite for Sunday lunch. The apple pancakes and oven baked omelets are definitely worth the wait. My wife loves their flapjacks. we have never had a bad meal...More

Thank Jim W
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2 January 2018|
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Response from traderchick | Reviewed this property |
27yr resident and snowbird so I know my foods and this place. Long time residents stopped going years ago. Happy eats!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 363 W Lake St, Elmhurst, IL 60126-1528
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Elmhurst
  • Phone Number: +1 630-279-3738
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