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Green Bay Cafe

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568 Green Bay Rd, Winnetka, IL 60093
+1 847-446-7698
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Lemont, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

You will NOT be disappointed! Among the best pancakes ever & I love the old diner feel, friendly staff. Can't wait to next time.

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Thank bobdavis_hunter
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous breakfast, wonderful hospitality. You will not get a better breakfast. Home Alone house is a 5 minute walk. Too bad I can't bring this cafe back with me to Ireland. Keep up the great work. Philip.

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Thank Philip O
Winnetka, Illinois
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed January 17, 2017

I went to this place for breakfast one morning expecting an average breakfast but was pleasantly surprised. The food and service were both good making for an all around enjoyable experience.

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Thank Bkunks
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267 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

A wonderful small local restaurant offering fantastic breakfast, brunch and lunch. Cozy, quirky interior. Fantastic pancakes and French toast.

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Thank NCSteveT
Winnetka Illinois
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3 reviews
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Great funky atmosphere and outstanding cafe food. Friendly and relaxed. Great coffee and creative skilliets!! Good value. Got the old fashioned counter and quick service. A favorite of ours.

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Thank larrb
Mount Prospect, Illinois
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed December 27, 2016

Stopped for lunch and was very pleased. Great food, good portions, fresh food, nice people. Having read a previous review I had the Huevos Rancheros, very good.

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Thank nancy e
Glencoe
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Need a great breakfast or lunch spot, this is it. Top notch food. Best buttermilk pancakes I've ever had! They have this grilled cheese and spinach sandwich that's crazy good. It's a small neighborhood cafe.

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Thank nmehlman
Sugar Grove, Illinois
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161 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed December 7, 2016

We went there for breakfast-as it was a favorite of my daughter's. Extensive breakfast menu with a Texmex flavor. The usual breakfast fare, but also many specials with chili, peppers and Mexican cheeses. The seating is very limited but that also adds to the small town atmosphere. The portions are very large- so splitting may keep left-overs to a minimum-ask... More 

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Thank Sugar Grove Guy
Chicago, United States
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed November 23, 2016

A little bit of a squeeze but the food is excellent and there is a very wide choice. Café attracts people from all walks of life - so not just the chattering Northshore set.

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Thank 211nigelk
Machesney Park, Illinois
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11 reviews
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Reviewed September 30, 2016

Unique menu chalk board with a great variety of food options. From Pumpkin bread french toast, chorizo quesadilla, omelettes, hamburgers, soup and much more. Our food was really good. Everyone at my table loved their lunch! This cafe is very small, personable and beautifully decorated. It is cash only.

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Thank MizzRae

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 568 Green Bay Rd, Winnetka, IL 60093
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Winnetka
  • Phone Number: +1 847-446-7698

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?