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Papa Bear Family Restaurant

2340 N Farnsworth Ave, Aurora, IL 60502-9730
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Ranked #17 of 270 Restaurants in Aurora
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Jun 18, 2014
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  • English first
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English first
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56 reviews 56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
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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117 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 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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158 reviews 158 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
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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127 reviews 127 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
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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57 reviews 57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
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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6 restaurant reviews
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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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