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Egg Harbor Cafe

140 E Wing St, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-6058
847-253-4363
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Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Diner
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
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English first
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

For a gluten free diner, this is a great place for breakfast. They have many options that are all delicious. Notably, their cinnamon rolls are terrific! The cheesy grits are spicey and moist, if not a bit too cheesy for me. The service is always attentive and pleasant. I think the employees like working here, which is a good indication... More

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Egg Harbor Cafe is a great place for breakfast. It gets busy and they handle the volume as well as you can imagine. The food is really good quality. I don't think you can go wrong with any choice. Go early if you don't want to wait, or try and hit the "after breakfast but not yet lunch" lull. Good... More

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Chicago
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Egg Harbor restaurant has been a consistent high quality breakfast/lunch option in Arlington Heights for over 10 years. We enjoy the variety of the menu and every choice is outstanding. You get a quality entree with many lunch and breakfast options. My husband loves the Sir Duggan and they have many healthy options.

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

One of the new style of breakfast restaurants... high quality food that has never disappointed. This is not your old fashioned diner, Egg Harbor does strive to make food that not only tastes good, but is relatively healthy. I have never had a dish there dripping with grease or butter. They constantly are changing the menu to provide new items... More

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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40 reviews 40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is one of the better places in Arlington Heights for breakfast... food is very good as is the service. It is a bit pricey but it is worth it... coffee is excellent. It can get a little noisy but its still worth the visit.

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The setting is perfect for breakfast and lunch. Food is delicious. The Door County Sandwich is my favorite for lunch. Whenever my sisters are in town, we must have lunch at Egg Harbor in Arlington Heights.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

Was there this Sunday as always awesome food and great service. Nothing to complain about. The price is a bit high but you get what you pay for. The coffee is good too!!! Oh and if you don't finish the pot you get to take the rest home with you!! Very cool!! I think that goes for all there drinks.

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ArlingtonHtsIL
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Hubby and I go every wkend, usually both days if we can. Not only are the set menu items excellent, the kitchen can accommodate any/all tweaking. Also, if they have the ingredients, they will do their best to "free-style" what you want.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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81 reviews 81 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I grew up in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago and this was always my number one breakfast restaurant. Fresh & hearty breakfasts at a reasonable price. Friendly, professional service. Nicely decorated. A bit more of an "upbeat" crowd. One of the few places I always try to hit when I return to visit family.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013 via mobile

This morning, my wife and I stopped at Egg Harbor for breakfast. She had Sweet potato pancakes and I had a. Joe's Healthy scrambler. We always share because the meals are wonderful; this time was no exception. You've never had spinach until you've had Egg Harbor's!

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