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Reviewed October 2, 2019

We've been going to Colonial for years now, but the food seems to be getting worse every time we go. We took the kids for breakfast, and it was just awful- the eggs were inedible and the French toast so dry. There are so many...good breakfast options in the area- we won't be back.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Clinton A, Owner at Colonial Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. We are sorry that you received a less than 5 star experience. We would love to gather more details from your visit. Can you send us an email to admin@colonialcafe.com

Reviewed August 4, 2019

We are thankful to colonial cafe for their support in BREATHE RIGHT DUPAGE LUNGevity.org. A fund raiser for lung cancer research, early detection and state of the art treatments! And you can't go wrong with the Avacado toast and a kitchen sink!!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Clinton A, Owner at Colonial Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2019

Thank you for the 5 bubble review. We enjoy giving back to the community and look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed July 23, 2019

Don't know if they were understaffed or what tonight. Came in this evening with 6 adults and 2 toddlers and waited 15 minutes with no host coming forth to seat us. The restaurant was not full and there appeared to be enough staff waiting on...customers. Another family came in, waited a while, saw the situation, and asked that someone seat people waiting for a table. We were finally seated and waited another 15 minutes for someone to come to our table to greet us and take our orders. No one came. We left. Restaurant is very poorly managed.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Clinton A, Owner at Colonial Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your visit. We apologize for the less than 5 star visit you had. We will share your comments with our team so we can address the issue you experienced. We hope that you will...More

Reviewed April 25, 2019

Colonial did an excellent job getting our food quickly and it was tasty! There was also a vendor providing balloon animals which were a huge hit for the kids.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Clinton A, Owner at Colonial Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2019

Thank you for the 5 bubble review. Very glad that you enjoyed the ballon twister we have on Monday nights for the kids. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed April 25, 2019

Our nonprofit organization meets here frequently and the staff and food are outstanding. Everyone is always very friendly and willing to accommodate our needs. Thank you, Colonial Cafe for supporting our organization and community! ~ Youth Outlook

Date of visit: March 2019
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Clinton A, Owner at Colonial Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2019

Thank you for the 5 bubble review. We enjoy giving back to the community. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed April 15, 2019

This place is great to work with and they have great food. We recently asked for help with a fundraiser event and they were willing to help us out and give back to the community. We truly appreciate them and are thankful for their kindness....Did I mention the food is great too? I enjoy eating there as their food is delicious!!!! Thank you Colonial Cafe!!!More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Clinton A, Owner at Colonial Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Thank you for the 5 bubble review. We really enjoy giving back to the community. Next time you are in try one of the Chef Specials, it's always something new and tasty. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed April 10, 2019

On behalf of Alex's Lemonade Stand it has been a pleasure working with Colonial Cafe. They are so dedicated and willing to help give back to the community. Not only do they have great food and great service in their restaurants, they go that extra...mile. Colonial has been very responsive in answering all of our questions and we are happy to partner with them for our upcoming fundraising event.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Clinton A, Owner at Colonial Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2019

Thank you for the 5 bubble review. We enjoy giving back to the community whenever we can. Looking forward to another successful event with you.

Reviewed April 10, 2019

Service is great and food is delicious. For special occasions, this is our go to place for a Kitchen Sink. It is a great shared dessert and always a conversion piece. Love the bumper sicker.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Clinton A, Owner at Colonial Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2019

Sandra, thank you for the 5 bubble review. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed April 10, 2019

I love Colonial Cafe! It's always a treat to dine in. The atmosphere is great and the food and service is top notch! We love taking the kiddos for ice cream! You can't beat it! Won't be disappointed!

Date of visit: April 2019
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Clinton A, Owner at Colonial Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2019

Thank you for the 5 bubble review. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed March 6, 2019

Our family visited the Colonial Cafe for the first time, yesterday,Tuesday. We have been driving by since we moved to the Naperville area last year. We were out doing errands and thought we stop by. The luncheon menu offered a lot. We ordered different plates...for each of us. The food was very good, I mean really very good. The helpings were generous. The story on how the Colonial Cafe started was interesting and found on the menu. Our server was Matthew. What a gentleman. We NEVER had to repeat anything twice like we are sort of use too when we go out to eat. He got it right the first time. Prompt, delightful to speak too, and asked us once if we needed anything, though we didn't; however, he assured us he would be close by if we needed anything. We like this because it is nice when servers ask if we need anything, but to be constantly asked is distracting. Matthew did it the right way. If you should go here, and we highly recommend that you do, ask for Matthew. He puts the icing on the cake, so to speak, in service and food. Will be back to try their delicious ice cream.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Clinton A, Owner at Colonial Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2019

Laatz Family - Thank you for the wonderful 5 star review. Matthew is a great server and thank you for letting everyone know. Our St. Patrick's Day specials start today. Hope to see you soon to try something from our limited time menu.

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