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Glen Oak Restaurant

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479 Pennsylvania Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4441
+1 630-469-6262
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwich” (4 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
479 Pennsylvania Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4441
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Reviewed October 30, 2016

My husband and I were pleasantly surprised at the newly updated Glen Oak! Extensive breakfast menu, good selection for lunches. I enjoyed the veggie omelet (made to order) and my husband liked the eggs and sausage. Friendly waitress, nice local spot! Prices are on the...More

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed October 6, 2016

This is a diner with booths and tables and a light and airy atmosphere from all of the large windows. They are open for breakfast and lunch and we came for lunch. We were greeted pleasantly and seated immediately. They have an extensive breakfast menu...More

Thank Crys N
Reviewed August 21, 2016

We’ve been to the Glen Oak Café several times; mostly for breakfast. Today we decided to stop for lunch. It was Sunday at 12:30 PM and while busy, not full. Pros: • We were given a choice of a booth or a table and were...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Had the lunch combo that comes with a small salad a cup of soup and a half a sandwich for just under $10. Two out of three were a hit. I love salt but the chicken noodle soup was so salty I only had a...More

Thank Iamdunne
Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

A local restaurant operated by members of the same family since opening umpteen years ago. Recently renovated. Nice updated menu. Good food and good service. Very dependable and a nice place for breakfast or lunch. Many locals go at least weekly, some daily. So it...More

Thank MaryFrances1223
Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Food is ok, not great. Spotty service. OK for an inexpensive meal in a sit-down location. Have a limited alcohol offering. No real bar.

Thank Nanster630
Reviewed April 11, 2016

The classic breakfast diner with all the expected menu options. Family owned and super friendly staff. Very kids friendly.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed March 16, 2016

I like going here because I can get anything from a salad, to steak, to breakfast, to desserts. Good prices too.

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed March 15, 2016

We tried this diner style place for lunch. I almost rated it a three, but the rotten strawberries with my egg dish lowered my rating to a two. Any place that would cut up and serve such poor looking fruit obviously does not put much...More

1  Thank bhappy50
Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

Glen Oak is a great place to bring your family and eat relatively cheap. The food there is average, unless you have the crepes which are excellent. The place is clean and the staff is friendly. It's located near the downtown which is nice if...More

Thank Robert K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 479 Pennsylvania Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4441
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Glen Ellyn
  • Phone Number: +1 630-469-6262
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