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Benedict's La Strata

40 N Williams St, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-4472
+1 815-459-6500
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“frittata” (8 reviews)
“beignets” (6 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
40 N Williams St, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-4472
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Their food is fresh and creative. I’m usually a breakfast client but I hear good things about their lunch options. Their to-go spot across the street offers a great soy latte.

Thank Barrington B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Benedict's is our go to spot for mom's breakfast out. It's always perfect! Food is delicious and fairly priced.

Thank Louise J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for a birthday lunch with some family. Was wonderful! The food was hot and fresh. Tasted great all around the table. Reuben, Hearts of Benedict's, kids panini, kids mini omelet, farmers skillet and French toast sticks. They have 11 different Benedict's! Our service was...More

Thank Staci B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While we had no issues with the choice of food options on the menu, and our breakfasts were average as breakfast foods go, we experienced a “1st ever”!! We had been at our table (outside) for approximately 1-1/2 hrs and our server asked if there...More

Thank barbarajeans
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Food is always tasty, hot and plenty in the serving. Wait staff is the best, always a warm greeting and personal service!

Thank Debra H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Went there today for lunch with some friends for many, many years. The selections on the menu made the visit even more enjoyable. The food was delicious and the waitress made the lunch even better.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The breakfast options are endless. Everyone enjoyed their food. We sat in the outdoor eating area and it is covered and clean. Beware that they won't seat your party until everyone is there and the hours on the door don't always match the time they...More

Thank Cathy E
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A group of friend,s who have know each other 60+ years, had lunch at this location. The food was average or better for all. The hostess sat our group before everyone had arrived telling us she would direct latecomers to our table. That didn't happen....More

Thank dekalbill
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Food is excellent. Service excellent. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. All kinds of Benedict Items. Eggs Benedict, Salmon Benedict, Crab Cake Salad, etc.

Thank Chris F S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Food is average, need a makeover menus, and decor especially the patios. Crystal lake is a very pretty street, show off your tables and patio....

Thank Mrl002
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Bill M
4 September 2015|
Response from babsten22 | Reviewed this property |
Only opened for breakfast & lunch so yes breakfast served anytime.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 N Williams St, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-4472
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Crystal Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 815-459-6500
This is the best breakfast place in Crystal Lake. The menu is great, the food is great, the atmosphere is great, the prices are great. Please add it!! look at the google review here http://maps.google.com/maps/place?hl=en&um=1&ie=UTF-8&q=benedict%27s+la+strata+crystal+lake&fb=1&gl=us&hq=benedict%27s+la+strata&hnear=Crystal+Lake,+IL&cid=6372799243711111990&dtab=2&ei=rj6rTJTCBsT_nAfvyJXEBg&sa=X&oi=local_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CBoQqgUwAA
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