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Honey Jam Cafe

Frontage Rd., 3000 Oak Grove Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515
+1 630-963-2233
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“honey rum” (44 reviews)
“pancakes” (31 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Frontage Rd., 3000 Oak Grove Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Came for brunch. I got the Cobb Salad, which was great. My fellow guests got the Apple Cinnamon Pancake (which the restaurant is reknown for) and an egg breakfast combo. Everyone was happy. The service was great and we were not rushed despite staying past...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Darryl R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were looking for a not-too-fussy brunch place that was nicer than a diner, and Honey Jam fit the bill! Everyone enjoyed their meals (we had some breakfast orders and some lunch orders); I particularly enjoyed my veggie skillet--it wasn't enormous, like some I've had,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sally M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time eating at a Honey Jam restaurant, and we would definitely return if in the area again. Not cheap, but all of us from age 10 through adults enjoyed our meals - one person is gluten free and has good options...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank otcarla28
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Everything here is fantastic! And the service is excellent. Tons of pancake options. Their omelettes are the best. Fresh OJ. Huge portions.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mgC5352TQ
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Our server was kind and very attentive. This place was hopping but we didn’t have to wait too long. The menu has endless options. Based on the creativity in the menu items, I thought the food would taste a bit better. The food was pretty...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Slayne2112
Reviewed October 8, 2018

I met a friend here for breakfast. Warning - if you're on a low carb diet, then this place is probably not the best place for you. There are so many options that will carb-load you and make you happy. The servers were very friendly,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank EliL128
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

We’ve given this place so many chances to impress us over the years, and still don’t get it. The only reason we gave it another chance was because of a gift card. Husband had sausage and eggs and said they were ok (who can ruin...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ILSkeems
Reviewed July 5, 2018

The Honey Jam Cafe is near Oak Brook Mall and close to downtown Downer's Grove. It is a large restaurant with a high two-story ceiling and lots of cheerful pictures. The menu is huge, including several Benedict choices, a chose-your-own skillet, and a variety of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank andromedaeve
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Everyone & everything was great! Very wide selection, but we came in for breakfast & it was perfect. Have to admit, I usually get just plain pancakes with bacon every time I get breakfast out anywhere. By far the best bacon ever! Tasted my daughters...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Deb1205
Reviewed March 25, 2018

Very nice room, probably suited for dinner over breakfast. Lots of interesting items on breakfast menu. I really thought the potato pancake sandwich was very unique and very tasty, would order again. Downside few smaller size less $$ items on menu, most around $10.00. Still...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Philip B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $12
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frontage Rd., 3000 Oak Grove Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 630-963-2233
  • E-mail
Description
Come on in! We're glad to see you! Honey Jam is a place where you can gather for any reason and know you will be greeted by a smile, ready to serve you a fresh, delightful meal. We hope our unique and warm surroundings make you feel at home, as if you are visiting a favorite neighbor. Whether you would like to visit us for a meal, contact us for catering, use our free private rooms, let us know what we can do for you.
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