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Our Kitchen

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363 W Lake St, Elmhurst, IL 60126-1528
(630) 279-3738
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Staten Island, New York
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was staying at the spring hill suites across the street. Ran across with my 2 grandsons my two year old ate an adult portion of pancakes and eggs singing all along about how good they were Our waitress was a Doll making my grandsons smile. I had a wonderful Corn Beef on Rye Sandwich with chips they have an eclectic... More 

Thank Binky04
Raritan, New Jersey
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2016

Their omelet selling point is that they're baked. which would be great, but baked whipped egg whites.... is a souffle. I had hoped they knew that and wouldnt bake the egg whites. My egg white omelet was literally so fluffy and whipped on the inside that when you tried to eat it, it just melted. Which was pretty gross. I... More 

Thank Sarah Z
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57 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2016

Our kitchen has been a family favorite for many, many, years. So many good memories over the years with my parents, my children, and now my grandchildren. You cannot find better food. The quality and freshness take awesome recipes to the next level. When we order the Apple Pancake, we put it in the middle of the table for everyone... More 

Thank FarNiente1
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247 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

Nice homey atmosphere and friendly staff, but the prices are high for breakfast. I had an omelette and iced tea for $17 before tip. The apple pancake they feature is about $15.

Thank Tangobangomango
Chicago, Illinois
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2016

I have been going to Our Kitchen every Christmas Eve for breakfast with my family since I can remember. I have yet to find something about it I don't like. I usually get Belgian pancakes with hot chocolate (delicious), or pancakes the same. The waffles, pancakes, crepes, omelettes and everything else are absolutely great. The service is as friendly as... More 

Thank Rosieococ
Madison, Alabama
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526 reviews
338 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 452 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

The food was very good. The servers did a great job. Love the gift shop and small bakery. Friendly staff

Thank Karen T
Dallas, Texas
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2015

Had heard this small family restaurant was a great place to eat so I thought I would give it a try. I was not disappointed. Huge omelets and home made potatoes fried on the grill. But you need to save room for the spectacular apple pancake. Allow for approximately thirty minutes to make it so order it before or right... More 

Thank Mike M
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2015

I have reviewed Our Kitchen before but I need to reevaluate. First and foremost let me say that I think the food at Our Kitchen is a step above breakfast food in the area. You can't compare it to a friendly Greek restaurant, which, even if they are quite good are not in the caliber of Our Kitchen. This is... More 

Thank vegaslifeChicago
Chicago, Illinois
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2015

Not fancy or trendy. Food is unremarkable. Good for a quick bite. The best thing about this spot is the lovely shop attached to the restaurant. Some lovely and unique decorating items.

Thank Lola M
St. Charles
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54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2015

Whenever I am in the area, I stop by for brunch or lunch over the past 20 years. The food and service are good. The little shop is always interesting. I love the biscuits and the omelets.

Thank Wendy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 363 W Lake St, Elmhurst, IL 60126-1528
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Elmhurst
  • Phone Number: (630) 279-3738

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