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Olde North Pancake House

27W751 North Ave, West Chicago, IL 60185-1583
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible5%
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“fish fry” (6 reviews)
“eggs” (5 reviews)
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27W751 North Ave, West Chicago, IL 60185-1583
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for a late dinner and got the fish fry. The food was fine, but nothing outstanding. The staff was friendly, decor seemed a little shabby, Noted they have a BYOB policy which is cool.

Thank CindyT6257
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Had not been at Olde North for quite a while, but my husband woke up craving pancakes.....our regular go-to place for breakfast was packed, so we chose Olde North, which is fairly close to home. We were greeted promptly and our server, Kristie, introduced herself...More

Thank Patnmel
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

They have wonderful service and the food is excellent! Everything we have ever had we have loved. We tell everyone how great the food is.

Thank iamfannymay
Reviewed 11 December 2017

This a very "homey" family restaurant and it is awesome. So not a sterile chain but a restaurant with character plus delicious food. We love that it has kept its charm. We would rather pay a little more for real food then get frozen, reheated...More

Thank WinfieldRDH
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Have not been here for about 15 years. Met our son and his family for breakfast. The place looks VERY tired. When we drove up I could not believe the 3 ft. high weeds surrounding the place. Outside DEFINITELY needs work. Inside also looks tired....More

Thank tweety874
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Olde North Pancake house for the first time today. The food was fantastic! It is family run and the staff is very friendly. We were there at lunch time and got a mixture of breakfast and lunch foods: BLT, Vegetable Soup , Cinnamon...More

Thank T M
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This place does need renovation but these types of places that i have tried, have been pretty dam good. For example Barnabys Pizza in Desplaines, Gene N Judes Hot dogs in River Grove all look scary from the outside and different inside but the food...More

Thank imjustlivinglife
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The place is dated. Needs to be cleaned up! The water is (waitress words not mine) well water so what do you expect! Did not offer to give bottled water although it was 'available for cost' and did not offer to provide an other drink...More

Thank mmargo3537
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

A old house with a old decor serving a traditional pancakes or waffles breakfast as well a good canadian ham. !.

Thank Bomomo46
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This is really a 2.66 stars review rounded up to a 3. First off the place needs some cleanup. The front entry is filthy, the bathrooms need to be scrubbed down and overall the place just feels a little like an old house that has...More

Thank ouilv2travel
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11 June 2018|
Response from Patnmel | Reviewed this property |
They accepted our debit card...but I believe they accept Visa also..not sure about others...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27W751 North Ave, West Chicago, IL 60185-1583
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  West Chicago
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