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Elly's Pancake House Chicago

101 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610-1302
+1 312-643-2300
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
101 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610-1302
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was not sure whether to have an omelette or pancakes... So I had both! Fantastic food good value for money.

Thank Adam G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast draws big crowds to Elly's Pancake House at 101 West North Avenue, at the southwest corner of Clark and North, across the street from the Chicago History Museum and the Latin School, especially on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Because Elly's is so convenient--my wife...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Elly's is one of few and best places for lunch in Jefferson Park. Very good for vegetarians and meat lovers as well. Portions are huge , so I always end up caring a box with leftovers home. Clean place and a lot of seating including...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Huge portions of good food served by very friendly people. Decent prices. Exactly what we were looking for.

Thank jbwachs
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Food was wonderful and the wait staff very helpful. Generous portions and fast service. You might want to share a plate if you have a small appetite.

1  Thank K T
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Several of us stopped at Elly's Pancake House and we were seated immediately I ordered a patty melt with a side of cole slaw only. The cole slaw was really delicious and the patty melt was done just right - medium rare. Our server, Paola,...More

1  Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 10 July 2017

OK, by the look of their menu and the number of people eating there, I should have had a better experience. Asked for one entree and got another, bacon was not the cooked the way I requested, and the rye toast was too thick. I...More

1  Thank toujoursparis1
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

A great, casual diner and perfect for breakfast or lunch nearby to Lincoln Park. I always love brunch places that include pancakes with their omelettes! Friendly service although sometimes it lags when they get very busy. Decent pricing.

1  Thank Lee4shalom
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Nice place for brunch. We arrived around 10:30 and were seated immediately. The restaurant was very busy and a lined formed quickly to get in. Excellent service. I had an omelette with hash browns and pancakes. Very large servings! Pancakes were not the best, but...More

1  Thank Bonnie M
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We visited again for Father's Day breakfast and it was very good, again! Our order consisted of - Provence Benedict (My wife said it was very good), I had the Classic egg breakfast W-Bacon & pancakes, they were cooked to near perfection. We had hot...More

1  Thank Angel E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610-1302
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-643-2300
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