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Pilot Pete's

905 W Irving Park Rd, Ste UPPER, Schaumburg, IL 60193-9700
+1 847-891-5100
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pot roast” (37 reviews)
“lobster tacos” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
905 W Irving Park Rd, Ste UPPER, Schaumburg, IL 60193-9700
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Reviewed 2 days ago

In a rare instance, I did not check TripAdvisor before going to this restaurant. We were in the area and had never visited, and we thought the idea of a restaurant on a small airfield would be neat to visit and watch. Much to our...More

Thank Roomfordessert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've heard about this place for awhile now and finally made it out here. We came on a Friday, so we had to wait about 20 minutes for a table. It was busy, but they were moving people along. If you love airplanes, then you'll...More

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere was wonderful surrounded by planes pictures of planes planes hanging from the ceiling‘s absolutely incredible thoroughly enjoyed our meal food was excellent they had some good beer choices only complaint was service was a little bit slow but overall a very good choice...More

Thank William N I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is just neat! The decor was so fitting, airplane parts, airplane seats for waiting I cannot say enough about it! You can see the runways from the restaurant, some small planes taking off and landing as well as helicopters. The food was outstanding,...More

Thank mnsherz
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We are not from the area. Stopped in to eat when visiting nearby. What a neat place! It is located at Schaumburg Airport overlooking the runway. The decor is great. Old purple velvet airplane seats sit where you enter if you have to wait for...More

Thank Y1834KBchrisj
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Watch planes land and take off. Better chance to see this on weekends. Food and service have been good. This is a good place for all ages. The place is right at the airport.

Thank MJS05012012
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I chose Pilot Pete's for drinks and dinner for our date night. When we arrived we sat at the bar. The barmaid was nice enough to clean the bar off and give us menus. That's where the good service ended. No one...More

Thank Captenuta
Reviewed 23 July 2018

from the great menu, to the well-preped food, to the themed environment, to the wait-staff and service... all around excellent. what's to be added? (!) great lunchtime experience at one of the most unique restaurants ever.

Thank dannyTheK
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Ordered lots of appetizers and all were good. Then we talked about all the planes hanging from the ceiling. Big portions and good service.

Thank 440lmc
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

went to dinner with family and they asked us how many in the party and what her name was did that but they did not ask if you would prefer a table or booth so when we waited our half hour to find out it...More

1  Thank srchristensen
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Michelle M
10 August 2018|
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Response from BSJ3258 | Reviewed this property |
The easiest and most reliable way to get answers to this common question is to call them directly and ask them.
14 December 2017|
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Response from WandWoman | Reviewed this property |
They have the entire menu online.
Susie Q
26 March 2017|
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Response from Carrie M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we aren't locals. Just went while vacationing. You might want to give them a call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 W Irving Park Rd, Ste UPPER, Schaumburg, IL 60193-9700
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schaumburg
  • Phone Number: +1 847-891-5100
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