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5128 Mochel Drive, Downers Grove, IL 60515
630-963-0390
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6:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Egg Harbor Café is a restaurant specializing in gourmet breakfast and...
Egg Harbor Café is a restaurant specializing in gourmet breakfast and lunch creations served from 6:30 am to 2:00 pm daily, in a warm, charming, country setting with fast, friendly and efficient service.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Food is good, however, a lot of the items taste the same. Breakfast crepes are really good - and the salads are great.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
Judygraf
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Downers Grove, Illinois
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Downers Grove, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Food is good, however, a lot of the items taste the same. Breakfast crepes are really good - and the salads are great.

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Westmont, Illinois
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70 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This place has great food and a fun country environment. I have heard people raving and raving about it so I decided to check it out. I would say it's above average but not outrageously amazing like others were speaking of it.

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Woodridge, Illinois, United States
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12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We eat here almost every weekend for breakfast. Great food with a wide variety of options. A lot of healthy options along with the regular yummy fare. The staff always recognizes us and we love seeing their friendly faces. Always a pleasant experience!

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Downers Grove, Illinois
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24 reviews 24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is our favorite place in DG for breakfast. Always very good food, always excellent service. On the weekends, it is always busy. We have tried many of the breakfast entrees and have never been disappointed. My husband's favorite (in the fall) is the combo with the pumpkin pancakes. When my daughter and her husband are in town, this is... More 

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Downers Grove, Illinois
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21 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We have breakfast quite regularly at Egg Harbor (there are several close to where I live, but Downers Grove is the closest) and have never had a bad meal. Food and service are always excellent. There are healthy choices and not-so-healthy choices and you can completely customize your breakfast. Prices are competitive but I would happily pay more for consistent... More 

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Naperville,Illinois
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110 reviews 110 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Clearly better than Naperville despite the same menu. Busy but extremely efficient. Very well staffed and service is quick and friendly. Coffee pot is on the table for extra cups. Traditional breakfast only $5.99- eggs over easy, their home fries, sausage and bread. Coffee $2.49. Third time here without a single concern.

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Downers Grove, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We are frequent patrons of Egg Harbor and have never been disappointed. Friendly staff and cozy environment.

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Bartlett, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

Everything about this place is spot on! The food is fantastic! Staff is friendly and happy! They r always willing to accommodate menu changes. Well worth the wait even when they are super busy the wait is not that bad!

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Chicago, IL
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Our family likes Egg Harbor and we have been touring the various locations. This is our favorite. It isn't as noisy as some of the others, great light from the windows, friendly service and great food. The gluten free pancakes are pretty good, the staff is helpful at making substitutions or for helping accommodate different preferences.

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Downers Grove, IL
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

You may have to wait, but the wait is worth it! Food and service are consistently good and atmosphere is comfy, tho sometimes a little loud.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5128 Mochel Drive, Downers Grove, IL 60515
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: 630-963-0390

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: American

Description

Egg Harbor Café is a restaurant specializing in gourmet breakfast and lunch creations served from 6:30 am to 2:00 pm daily, in a warm, charming, country setting with fast, friendly and efficient service.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm

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