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Colonial Cafe

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American, Sandwiches, Ice Cream, Family Fare
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1625 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2372
+1 630-584-4647
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5:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Description: Breakfast: Variety of Omelettes, Skillets, Benedits, Crepes, French Toast...
Breakfast: Variety of Omelettes, Skillets, Benedits, Crepes, French Toast, Pancakes and More! Lunch: Take a bite from our large selection of delicious Sandwiches, Salads and Burgers! Dinner: Try our homestyle dinners including Bacon Mac & Cheese, Meatloaf Baked Fresh Daily, Bruschetta Chicken, just to name a few! Ice Cream: Classic Ice Cream Sundaes and Shakes! Great for after dinner or just for dessert! Catering: We offer a selection of catering options for Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch! Great for parties and meetings. Free Large Party Rooms Available! See your local Colonial Cafe for Fundraising Opportunities!
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    Very good
  • 16
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
great place

usually get great food and service here. wait staff is very friendly and knows their menu. food is good and ice cream the best.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Linda S
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Saint Charles, Illinois, United States
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Saint Charles, Illinois, United States
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

usually get great food and service here. wait staff is very friendly and knows their menu. food is good and ice cream the best.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Their vegetable soup was best I have had, salad was perfect size with fruits on it and tasty dressing. Waitress was caring, hot tea came together lots of choices of tea bags. Lots of menu, hope I was more hungry. Located just front of Quality Inn.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Awesome food! Will definitely be going back there again. They also have the colonial kitchen sink! Lots of ice cream

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St. Charles, IL
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Colonial was the first restaurant we visited when we moved here 36 years ago. Other trendier places have become our new favorite breakfast places, but when they were packed this morning, we opted for an old favorite. We got right in, the food was excellent, service couldn't have been better, prices were comparable to the other places in the area.... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Ordered starter and main, and waited patiently. Waiter came after c 15 min to ask how my starter had been, I told him it hadn't arrived yet. He went to kick a-s, and someone else eventually brought it ( garden-salad, how hard can that be ? ) . Less then three minutes later, the same someone came with my main... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We have had breakfast and lunch there a number of times and have never had a bad experience. We recently had a 100 year birthday catered and no one had a complaint about the food.

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Mississauga, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

food was fresh and reasonable priced and right beside the best western, good selection as well anything from a soup and salad to a homemade burger to breakfast all day. Average meal was around $10

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Navarre, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We had breakfast here. Food and service were good. Selection fine. They did bring me a large OJ (3.09) instead of the small I ordered. However, what got to me was the price for our two meals. Maybe I have gotten spoiled with other diners where I have had full dinners for less - 27.48, so for a breakfast this... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Nice little place for breakfast. Omelettes are awesome, food is fresh and well prepared. Best place in the area for a weekend breakfast.

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Fort Lupton, Colorado
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

The staff was incredibly friendly. The food was fantastic and the portions were plenty. The menu has a large variety, including an amazing dessert selection. I really wanted to try the "kitchen sink sundae" but I didn't have enough room! I will make it a regular spot to eat when in town.

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Additional Information about Colonial Cafe

Address: 1625 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2372
Phone Number: +1 630-584-4647
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Saint Charles
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $8 to $12
Cuisine: American, Sandwiches, Ice Cream, Family Fare

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1625 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2372
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Saint Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 630-584-4647

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $8 to $12
  • Cuisine: American, Sandwiches, Ice Cream, Family Fare

Description

Breakfast: Variety of Omelettes, Skillets, Benedits, Crepes, French Toast, Pancakes and More! Lunch: Take a bite from our large selection of delicious Sandwiches, Salads and Burgers! Dinner: Try our homestyle dinners including Bacon Mac & Cheese, Meatloaf Baked Fresh Daily, Bruschetta Chicken, just to name a few! Ice Cream: Classic Ice Cream Sundaes and Shakes! Great for after dinner or just for dessert! Catering: We offer a selection of catering options for Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch! Great for parties and meetings. Free Large Party Rooms Available! See your local Colonial Cafe for Fundraising Opportunities!
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?