We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

West Egg Cafe

620 N Fairbanks Ct, Chicago, IL 60611-3011
+1 312-280-8366
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“potatoes” (62 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
620 N Fairbanks Ct, Chicago, IL 60611-3011
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (930)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 864 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nearby, quick eats, fast service. This place is near major hotels in downtown Chicago, staff is friendly and there are many great options including eggs and crepes.

Thank worldtraveler182014
Reviewed 3 days ago

Actually, all of their omelets and skillets looked great, and the pancakes going by me looked amazing too! Great coffee and very timely service. You may have to wait a few minutes to get seated at peak times...

Thank worldtravel1936
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place downtown for breakfast. Plenty of seating, fast service, and delicious food. The breakfast potatoes are great. The coffee is not (but the fresh-squeezed orange juice makes up for it!).

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 1 week ago

First thing to know is I'll be back. I'm in Chicago from time to time and usually stay a few blocks from the West Egg. This was my first time and some business friends from another part of the country also showed up. This is...More

1  Thank KSL1224
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge menu, diner style. Service quick, freshly prepared dishes. Casual atmosphere. Enjoyed huevos rancheros- crepes were filled with freshly picked berries. Yummy!!!

1  Thank Jean B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I hesitate to share this great breakfast spot, because it is so wonderful. Excellent service always perfectly prepared and a real value in the heart of Gold Coast. You will not be disappointed and I highly recommend

1  Thank johnweinert1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place! I've been here a couple times and never had to wait to be seated. And the food came out in record time! The food was delicious and the portions were big. They have lots of options - something for everyone. Definitely recommend!

1  Thank Cassie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked all over town for a sit down breakfast place. We really enjoyed this place. We both had frittata and the potatoes were good too. Fast service even though they were busy

Thank Nicki F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food wad good. We both ordered the eggs Benny with Canadian bacon. We're Canadian, it wasn't bacon it was ham. Mine was under cooked. Romi took it back and made another one. Service was excellent. Food was just good. Washrooms were scary.

1  Thank Sanchia D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used to live in Atlanta, where there is also a West Egg Cafe. When I saw this was place was close to my hotel, I was happy to check it out. I immediately knew this was not the same place, but it was fine....More

Thank Shanna G
Nearby
Streeterville
Streeterville is where visitors head for play at Navy
Pier, a pseudo amusement park and development of
restaurants, shops, rides, and other activities.
You’ll find lots of action and excitement on the
docks. Along the pier, you’ll see the statue of the
captain for whom Streeterville is named. While you
enjoy your fair share of sightseeing at the pier, you
can also visit other popular attractions there such as
...More
Nearby Restaurants
Timothy O'Toole's Pub
791 reviews
.01 km away
Emilio's Tapas
413 reviews
.11 km away
Stan's Donuts & Coffee
117 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Magnificent Mile
12,605 reviews
.31 km away
Tribune Tower
473 reviews
.41 km away
Lake Shore Place
29 reviews
.35 km away
Bobby's Bike Hike Chicago
2,621 reviews
.39 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from West Egg Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
06:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 15:00
Thursday
06:30 - 15:00
Friday
06:30 - 15:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 N Fairbanks Ct, Chicago, IL 60611-3011
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Streeterville
  • Neighbourhood: Streeterville
  • Phone Number: +1 312-280-8366
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing