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Harbaugh's Cafe

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901 S Illinois Ave, # B, Carbondale, IL 62901-2822
+1 618-351-9897
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
901 S Illinois Ave, # B, Carbondale, IL 62901-2822
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Harbaugh's makes "breakfast any time of day" a fun thing! My kids love it, my husband and I love it, I've had several business meetings there--it's great all around!

Thank Robynrussell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had breakfast here for the first time. I had good service and good food at a reasonable price. I had the biscuits and gravy with scrambled eggs, ranch potatoes and a side order of bacon. The order came quickly with a pitcher of water and...More

Thank jenk61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for breakfast, brunch and lunch. The atmosphere is wonderful as is the food. Highly recommend!!

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Just love everything about this place from the food to the atmosphere! Love that the tables and chairs don't match or the glasses and coffee mugs! Not had a bad meal yet and the staff is very friendly!

Thank Diana H
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Great menu, food, and coffee. I'd give it more than 5 stars if I could. Ranch potatoes are delicious and the gravy is some of the best I've ever had at a diner. A must for breakfast in Carbondale.

Thank Russel H
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Carbondale is blessed with some great breakfast places and this is top 2!! Skillets are amazing, you get a ton of food for the price and there are a bunch of healthy options as well. Service and ownership make it a special place to go....More

Thank Jiminy3
Reviewed June 11, 2017

We have eaten there many times, never disappointed. Typical breakfast menu, all good. Omeletes, pancakes etc. and great coffee, with attentive staff.

Thank 2whips
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Harbaugh's has been there for many years. The food is good, the wait staff friendly. On weekdays you can usually get right in and get a table. Saturday's and Sundays there can be a crowd. Special events like graduation at SIU can cause a crowd...More

Thank Global_Traveler_WI
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

This is a very unique restaurant and exactly the kind of place we like to visit when out of town. Everything we had to eat was great. I had the breakfast burrito which was very good.

Thank allpat321
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

We happen to be wondering around and found this breakfast place and thought, why not? So glad we did! The food was top notch and the gentleman that serviced us couldn't have been more professional! We had the breakfast burrito and the Wisconsin scramble, both...More

Thank cathate
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 S Illinois Ave, # B, Carbondale, IL 62901-2822
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Carbondale
  • Phone Number: +1 618-351-9897
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