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Pilot Pete's

905 W Irving Park Rd, Ste UPPER, Schaumburg, IL 60193-9700
+1 847-891-5100
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pot roast” (37 reviews)
“lobster tacos” (23 reviews)
“potato skins” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
905 W Irving Park Rd, Ste UPPER, Schaumburg, IL 60193-9700
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Dined recently on a Saturday night and waited a few minutes for a table. Server was prompt and very attentive. We had the chicken platter..easily enough food for two if you choose..but just as good to take home for another day. Highly recommend!!

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

place was neat and the food was good interesting idea to put in an airport looked busy and if in Chicago again would go back

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Amy R
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Great place to enjoy a wonderful evening with friends. Good food and get to watch the planes take off and land.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lisaeF8871RA
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Food was very good and the service was great. Portions are very large. Server had a great sense of humor. Potatoe skins are HUGE! The noise level was a little loud, and there are a LOT of televisions in the area. It did quiet down...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank karennY5380IF
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Who likes to eat delicious food while you watch planes land and take off? Me! The place is decorated with airplanes everywhere. So, the food... I got the Reuben sandwich which came with fries, but I upgraded to onion rings. It came with soup or...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nursek40
Reviewed November 13, 2018

This is an interesting place. You have a view of the airport as you eat. It has a very diverse menu. The service is good, not great, and the food is also good, not great. That being said, it's a fun place for lunch or...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Duane G
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Food was very good. Had lobster nachos and onion rings for appetizer. Shrimp tacos and hamburgers for our main meal and everything was great.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sue G
Reviewed September 22, 2018

In a rare instance, I did not check TripAdvisor before going to this restaurant. We were in the area and had never visited, and we thought the idea of a restaurant on a small airfield would be neat to visit and watch. Much to our...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Roomfordessert
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We've heard about this place for awhile now and finally made it out here. We came on a Friday, so we had to wait about 20 minutes for a table. It was busy, but they were moving people along. If you love airplanes, then you'll...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank cindym0811
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere was wonderful surrounded by planes pictures of planes planes hanging from the ceiling‘s absolutely incredible thoroughly enjoyed our meal food was excellent they had some good beer choices only complaint was service was a little bit slow but overall a very good choice...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank williamni2014
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August 10, 2018|
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Response from BSJ3258 | Reviewed this property |
The easiest and most reliable way to get answers to this common question is to call them directly and ask them.
December 13, 2017|
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Response from WandWoman | Reviewed this property |
They have the entire menu online.
Susie Q
March 26, 2017|
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Response from PandaPAB | Reviewed this property |
I know I've been there for an Easter brunch in the past, and I believe they might do a Mother's Day brunch - best thing to do is call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $18
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 W Irving Park Rd, Ste UPPER, Schaumburg, IL 60193-9700
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schaumburg
  • Phone Number: +1 847-891-5100
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