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Flippin Eggs

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831 S 4th St, DeKalb, IL 60115-4409
+1 815-754-6900
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“grits” (6 reviews)
“oatmeal” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
831 S 4th St, DeKalb, IL 60115-4409
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We (a party of 16!) invaded this place for lunch at the end of July. What a great place! With people ranging from 1 1/2 to early 60's, we all found something to eat, from soups and salads to huge hamburgers. And fresh cooked doughnuts...More

Thank jaysmom03
Reviewed July 10, 2017

I visit DeKalb every summer and make sure this place is on my list to visit at least once! The service is fast and friendly, and they have grits! I ordered an omelet, pancakes, and hashbrowns and ate every last bite! Good coffee too!

Thank Nathan W
Reviewed July 2, 2017

This may not be the prettiest restaurant, but everything else about it is great. Our motorcycle club (Jerseypine Cruisers) rides to breakfast every Sunday morning. 21 members met at our usual place (Hoffman Estates McDonald's), we called Flippin Eggs at 9am with our headcount and...More

Thank candice1949
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Skip Mickey D's on the Tollway and stop here. A nice little Ma & Pa Restaurant with good service & good food at a reasonable price. Scott & the crew do a nice job for Breakfast & Lunch here. It's a good Breakfast & a...More

Thank 332Rich
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

We eat here quite often. It is one of the few resturants on the south side of DeKalb. It is the closet to our home. We have always found that the food was Good along with the service. I like to eat the soup with...More

Thank Kurt R
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Great , unique home cooked food. Very friendly efficient service. Owner Scott and Maria put their own twist on many standard dishes. The " Benny's" are great with a couple of twists. This is the home of the deep fried omelet. Yes, it will boost...More

Thank John E
Reviewed March 14, 2017

I have been here many times, even at it's old location on Lincoln hwy. It's my favorite breakfast place around. They deliver, by the way... I mean yes! Ever heard of breakfast delivery?? I have taken advantage of that service more times then I feel...More

Thank Amanda11984
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Just had breakfast (again) this morning at Flippin. One of the 2 best places in the area. Try the Hobo skillet, one of my favorites. The staff and owners - especially Maria - are very friendly and will accommodate just about any request.

Thank jmacmurdo
Reviewed November 26, 2016

Great Breakfast! Has Grits also. Typical Diner atmosphere. Service is good, and food was great. I'm a frequent Sunday morning visitor.

Thank ggallagher57
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

This place was an excellent local fond when visiting family in the area. Free pancakes, oatmeal, or grits with any meal. Everything going we got was delicious.

Thank Kristin R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 831 S 4th St, DeKalb, IL 60115-4409
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DeKalb
  • Phone Number: +1 815-754-6900
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