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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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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • 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 September 6, 2016

Visited on a Sunday morning and were lucky to arrive at a slower time - this is a very popular place! An omelet, a skillet, and eggs benedict and we were all very happy and full! Service was great and the great quality/quantity for the...More

Thank Gina J
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Harbaugh's is our "go to" spot for breakfast and lunch when we visit friends and family in Carbondale. There's also days like today where we drove the 1.5 hours just to have brunch there. As usual, we were rewarded with awesome food, friendly service, and...More

Thank Gerry S
Reviewed September 2, 2016

We had breakfast early one Saturday morning just before students returned to SIU for fall classes. I had the 2 egg breakfast with eggs over easy. The portions were generous. I prefer egg whites that are not runny so I will probably get scrambled eggs...More

Thank L_N_Mac
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We went to Harbaugh's Cafe for a Sunday morning breakfast while on a weekend getaway recently because we were looking for a local eating establishment and trying to avoid the chain type restaurants. As Carbondale is home to Southern Illinois University and literally right down...More

Thank Cheetoh1
Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

This cute little credit-carless place (with an ATM inside) had the most amazing biscuits and gravy, eggs and ranch potatoes. The coffee was ok but not terrible. Service was quick and friendly. I love coming to places like this that really know how to deliver...More

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

I have stooped in here several time with my mom for lunch. I have had several of their sandwiches and soups and they have always been Great. I have never had breakfast here but my parents love it. The staff is always pleasant and the...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed July 26, 2016

At Harbaugh's you can always count on your eggs being prepared as you like them (with Harbaugh's creative touches) and a decent cup of coffee. Homey in mismatched chairs and maybe the coffee mug has a chip in it kind of way. Fun place for...More

Thank whoelse3813
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Always get a full belly here. Portions are generous and delicious. Everything I have tried has been A+++

Thank jfhspc
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

I had heard rave reviews of this place for a couple of years, so we finally took the plunge and went and tried it. My fiancé and I always go to the farmers market on Saturday mornings over in Carbondale (which is awesome in itself)...More

Thank Stevie L
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Awesome food!! Well worth stopping in. Lots of unique choices and variations on the classics! Make sure you have cash....no credit cards!

Thank Amy W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
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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