We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Get food delivered

Ratings and reviews



$10 - $20
American, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
View all details
meals, features, about
Reviews (145)
Filter reviews
139 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews eggs benedict english muffin swedish pancakes potatoes door county great service and food thermos
Selected filters
Updating list...
Reviewed October 14, 2019 via mobile

I really wish that my Eggs Benedict was to be raved over but——the lemony 🍋 buttery silkiness.... just wasn’t there. The sauce was kinda lumpy with NO flavor. All the other ingredients were there doing their appointed job and seemed fresh- my potatoes were the...cubed variety and as many times happens they were overdone. On a brighter note service very attentive and cordial and coffee served in a thermos—— would be a great place to sit and chat as the interior is very pleasant. If in the area it probably deserves a second chance.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed September 9, 2019 via mobile

I had the Bavarian Eggs Benedict. It was especially good. Instead of being on an English Muffin the eggs were on hash browns. Awesome. The service was very good and the food arrived promptly. The atmosphere is very well done and comfortable. Coffee is served...in a thermos which was convenient. I’m from Door County where the real Egg Harbor is. Many of the menu items including the Swedish Pancakes were featured on the menu. Worth the visit for sure.More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed August 14, 2019

Many selections for breakfast and lunch. Always happy people and good food. Potato pancakes and eggs were delicious!

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

I am sorry to report this as the staff and vibe are spot on. However... How is it possible that as the first customer of the day (literally at opening) the eggs were cold and the French toast was barely warm. The bacon was all...fat and barely a stripe of meat on it. I really like this place. I had thought maybe it was a one off but this is my second visit in a week and my previous visit was also a disappointment. Get your act together. You can do better...or maybe you don't care any more.More

Date of visit: May 2019
JohnS18135, Manager at Egg Harbor Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2019

Good Morning, Rachel! Thank you for your review! I apologize if your experience was not a great one. We would appreciate if could give us another chance and let us chance your mind. We pride ourselves with great service, food, atmosphere and we give our...More

Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Great service makes food taste better. I think 5 different servers touched our table to pre bus and such. Strawberry orange juice is fresh-squeezed. I had the crepes stuffed with eggs and whatever else - it was very good. The buttermilk muffin with the honey...butter was delicious. Nice job Egg Harbor Cafe... reminded us of our visits to the town in Door County by the same name!More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed March 2, 2019

If you have a choice, go here during the week. It's not as busy, and you can usually get seated right away. Otherwise, be prepared to wait on the weekend. My favorite is the Eggs Benedict. The hollandaise sauce is very good. For me, that...can usually make it or break it. Good old bacon and eggs are also good. My wife and daughters usually get omelettes. They have never complained. The ambiance here is so so. But that's not that critical for me. Service is usually pretty good, even with the big crowds.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Hadn't been here for a couple of years as we'd felt it was a little expensive for portion size and a very limited memo. But tried again and was pleasantly surprised by better and larger menu that offered more bang for the buck but still...more limited selection than other local breakfast spots with very few non-egg options.More

Date of visit: January 2019
JohnS18135, Manager at Egg Harbor Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2019

Thanks for the review, as well as trying us again! We are thrilled that you made it back to Egg Harbor and were pleasantly surprised! We have an ever-changing menu that gets updated every season, with carefully sourced ingredients from local vendors. We at Egg...More

Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

Delish, the service is always very friendly and they always take the time to treat my 91 year old mom with dignity and respect! We love the coffee and specials are very tasty. My mom never waits with her walker in tow. Thank you!

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed January 14, 2019

Good food, usually busy, sometimes tight parking, but there is a free garage across the street. Always had good breakfasts there

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

A little fancy for a breakfast restaurant, and I love it. It has a really sweet and nice ambiance. The staff is friendly and the food is great.

Date of visit: November 2018
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
SpringHill Suites Chicago Elmhurst/Oakbrook Area
357 reviews
1.36 miles away
Courtyard Chicago Elmhurst/Oakbrook Area
317 reviews
1.51 miles away
Extended Stay America - Chicago - Elmhurst - O'Hare
126 reviews
2.11 miles away
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Chicago O'Hare South, IL
870 reviews
2.27 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Francesca's Amici
174 reviews
.13 miles away
Nu Crepes
60 reviews
.12 miles away
Sushi Nest
37 reviews
.09 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Elmhurst Public Library
24 reviews
.35 miles away
Elmhurst History Museum
23 reviews
.15 miles away
Elmhurst Art Museum
38 reviews
.34 miles away
Wilder Park Conservatory
9 reviews
.42 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Egg Harbor Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing