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Eggheadz Cafe

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American, Cafe, Diner
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16952 S Oak Park Avenue, (between 169th St & Ravina Dr), Tinley Park, IL 60477-2720
708-444-0880
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Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 73
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best food in Town. Great breakfast and lunch location.

Best food in town. Great people. We come here often . Wait staff is fantastic. Open at 6am and closes at 3pm. Variety of good. Nice family place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Chuck M
via mobile
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best food in town. Great people. We come here often . Wait staff is fantastic. Open at 6am and closes at 3pm. Variety of good. Nice family place.

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Thank Chuck M
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is hit or miss.. don't care for the omelets, or the pancakes are never quite cooked all the way service is a hit or miss as well but sometimes I get Carry outs as well its local it's convenient. I love there strawberry crepes but again not consistent. The skillets and scrambles are pretty good and variety of... More 

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Thank kelly r
Bettendorf, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing place to dine. My daughter and I loved it so much we came back the next day and brought four more people! The food is fresh and divine. While list of freshly squeezed juices and smoothies, pages of brunch items. But regular lunch items and soups too! Must, must dine here!

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Thank Jessica C
Tinley Park, Illinois
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived early to meet some friends were given a pager and told we could not be seated till the entire part arrived We said we'd like to order coffee while we waited John the manger was very rude to us and even his own staff As we were meeting friends we stayed Another customer was also very upset also... More 

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Thank Peteygirls
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to try Eggheadz Cafe on our way to Chicago, after reading all of the rave reviews. That Saturday morning, the parking lot and street were packed, so we were less-than-optimistic about the wait times. Imagine our surprise when our family of three walked in and was seated immediately! Our waitress was very friendly and attentive, and for as... More 

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Thank Tim R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent breakfast and good service. Enjoy not being rushed. Food is always hot and served promptly!

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Thank Diane M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I found this place with a little help from tripadvisor. I seen the pictures of the skirt steak and eggs and thought there was no way it could be as good as the picture showed. I was wrong. It was amazing and huge. Here is a picture of mine to compare. Enjoy

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Thank Brian A
Chicago, Illinois
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Amazing breakfast! Best omelette I have ever had. If you like bacon, you MUST try the bacon Florentine omelet. The very veggie is great too. They have the best hash browns I have ever had...so crispy and buttery! If you go on a weekend, it's a mad house...But the wait isn't that bad as they move people quickly. We also... More 

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1 Thank Cheryl L
Tinley Park, Illinois
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Loved it! High quality food, large portions, pleasant environment, great waitresses - Eggheadz has it all! We will definitely go back!

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1 Thank karenklop
Tinley Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Our favorite breakfast place! Large portions and quality presentation and taste.Very wide range of food items from simple to elaborate. Friendly helpful servers.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16952 S Oak Park Avenue, (between 169th St & Ravina Dr), Tinley Park, IL 60477-2720
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Tinley Park
  • Phone Number: 708-444-0880

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 13
  • Cuisine: American, Cafe, Diner

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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