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Egg Lectic Cafe Incorporated

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145 N Hale St, Wheaton, IL 60187-5112
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Cuernavaca, Mexico
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137 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been here several times and is always perfection. It's not that big of a restaurant, so there's usually a wait line. The French toast options are so yummy, it's hard to choose what to order. But my favorite is the crab cake benedict. The chipotle hollandaise is a nice touch. The hash brown patties are different, but they match... More 

Thank sosunnychicago
Carol Stream, Ill.
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

This is a great for breakfast. Good food, good service fast service and a country atmosphere. We go there a lot for breakfast. They serve breakfast and lunch only. It is a very popular place, so sometimes there's a wait. The wait usually isn't long.

Thank Mark C
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

I eat here regularly with friends and co-workers, and I keep coming back because I like everything about it. The menu has a wide selection of breakfast and lunch options. The food quality is excellent, and the service is fast and very friendly. It is always busy at lunch, yet I have never had to wait more than a minute... More 

Thank Amy M
Wheaton, Illinois
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Get there early on Sunday for breakfast because it gets really busy later. Just a wonderful menu with some unique breakfast selections that give you a choice for variety at breakfast.

Thank tom h
Wheaton, Illinois
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148 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

I know people love this place and I've really tried. But I just don't get it. It's often very crowded which can mean a wait. This time, we were there around 8:00 a.m. on a weekday. It wasn't as busy as sometimes. But our waitress seemed distracted. Had to ask several times for things, ordered scrambled eggs, got fried. Asked... More 

Thank N U
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277 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

This local restaurant has terrific breakfast choices at reasonable prices. Usually crowded at peak hours, you may have a little wait for a table. Our waitress was wonderful. The food was exactly right. Good choice in Wheaton.

Thank Coffeecup1390
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

We had just finished up with a visit to CDH for a medical procedure in the family and needed some breakfast. I stated that the Blackhawks won so McDonald's would be giving out breakfast sandwiches. That sounded great to me. Yet, we wanted to try this place, it got "good" reviews and I had eaten here at LEAST a year... More 

Thank tortuga97
St. Louis, MO
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73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

We stopped in around 10:30 am on a Sunday morning and it was absolutely jam packed. Very loud, lots of families and children. The food was excellent and it is clearly a very popular place. Service was friendly but a bit slow and uneven however, in all fairness, the place was crazy. We tried the nutella crepe with bananas and... More 

Thank Traveler40St.Louis
Chicago, Illinois
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86 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

The food was OK. Not my favorite. I am gluten free and didn't find that there as much for me to eat that I enjoyed. Definitely other places that I liked better.

Thank Lovetotravel e
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

This place is not the best breakfast place in Wheaton. The eggs were hard, the potatoes were raw and the toast was dry. We gave it one more shot because people raved about it and disappointed again!!

Thank Amy G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 N Hale St, Wheaton, IL 60187-5112
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Wheaton
  • Phone Number: 630-690-9001

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