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Sunrise Cafe

1201 S 2nd St, Springfield, IL 62704-3008
+1 217-753-1311
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“hash browns” (6 reviews)
“burgers” (8 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner
1201 S 2nd St, Springfield, IL 62704-3008
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Our whole family went for lunch. Everyone choose their favorites and loved them. We would definitely go again.Great Breakfast menu and good prices.

Thank Rita R
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We love this place our first time was in their food truck this was our first time at the restaurant it was just as good. It's like a diner it's quaint not real big full menu with specials everyday open til 9 which is nice...More

Thank redlips24065
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Had a great breakfast and a nice chat at the counter with staff and patrons. Chicken fried steak, tater tots. Both crispy. Excellent gravy. I can't see why brand Y rates this 3.5. I'd drive out of my way to have breakfast or lunch here...More

Thank CaneHaulRoadie
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Saw an article in the newspaper and decided to try this Diner- and we just keep going back every single weekend!!! $7.45 for 3 eggs, meat, potatoes (hasbrown casserole, fries, gator tots, hash browns), and toast (white, wheat, eye, English muffin, or biscuits) and a...More

Thank illini G
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We struggled to find something besides fast food in this area. But, it's here! Counter with stools, booths, little tables. Nice efficient waitresses and cooks. All-day breakfasts, sandwiches,and some fancier dinners like chicken-fried steak, spaghetti, chicken. It's not cool and genuinely retro, but the food...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This place opens very early in the morning, therefore it's a great place to go for breakfast when everybody else is asleep. The attention of the staff is always good, and they offer standard breakfast items including eggs, pancakes, omelets and coffee. It's always consistently...More

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Everything here is excellent! The hamburgers, the biscuits and gravy, the corn beef hash, the coffee, you name it. The servers are attentive and remember our orders every time we go.

Thank Bubsy_Malone
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome food and staff! ! Best breakfast and burgers in town. Just a great place to eat! The daily specials are home cooking and if you leave hungry it's rare.

Thank Barkley D
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This is the earliest place where you can find breakfast in Springfield. Service at counter is usually fast and they offer all the traditional breakfast items that you would expect at a diner. Food is decent and prices are fair.

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Sunrise Café was one of my favorite eateries when I was working across the street at Illinois DHS. Now that I'm working in Springfield again, I've been back several times. When I worked on South Grand, I ate breakfast and lunch there many times, and...More

Thank William R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 S 2nd St, Springfield, IL 62704-3008
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-753-1311
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