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2340 N Farnsworth Ave, Aurora, IL 60502-9730
+1 630-851-1055
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Good food and a lot of food for your money. I have eaten here every time I stay in Aurora. Friendly staff and never have had to wait for a seat, but I do eat at off times mostly. Home cooked meals that I like - meat, potatoes and vegetables !!! Yummy... :)

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Dschroeder2014
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Gretna, Nebraska
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Gretna, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Good food and a lot of food for your money. I have eaten here every time I stay in Aurora. Friendly staff and never have had to wait for a seat, but I do eat at off times mostly. Home cooked meals that I like - meat, potatoes and vegetables !!! Yummy... :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

They serve breakfast as well as sandwiched and dinners during the day. Coffee cup was refilled without being asked. Restaurant is right for any size group, they cater to families AND they are quite reasonable. Our bill for two, including tip, was under $20. We fell that It's better to eat here than go fast foods at the Outlet Mall... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This is another one of those hidden places that is quite plain from the outside but serves very good food. Not a great variety but what is offered tastes very good and is exceptionally large. We both went in for lunch but ordered breakfast food. Omeltes are very oarge and good. Creapes were also excessinv and good. If we lived... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

Good place for a meeting quiet at seven a.m. Eggs were good. Western omelet huge and tasted Freash. Service good onetime and quick. In and out in forty minutes

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

Heading out of Chicago, we were hungry and unfamiliar with the Aurora area. We weren't sure what to expect when we spotted Papa Bear. Fortunately we got a delicious meal at a reasonable price at Papa Bear. My taco salad was one of the best I have had (and I have them frequently) and my friend's cobb salad was excellent.... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

I was here a few weeks ago and had a club sandwich. It was huge and came with a generous serving of fries. I was also offered soup or a salad. I chose the soup and it was delicious! I think it was called chicken rosemarina....really not sure, but would go back just to have it again. A lot of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011

So you are on Interstate 88 on your way to Chicago and you you want to stop before the hustle and bustle of the city to stretch, gas up and "grab a bite". The perfect stop for all of the above is Papa Bear Family Restaurant. Whether it is for the night (motel near) or early morning approach this is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2340 N Farnsworth Ave, Aurora, IL 60502-9730
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 630-851-1055

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 15
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?