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Gail's Carriage Inn Pancake

1145 Elmhurst Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-5608
+1 847-758-9407
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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1145 Elmhurst Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-5608
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I got there by hotel recomendation, too bad they didnt say that earlier. Had the house special original spud. Wow, this could nourish me for the day. Excellent!!! Good fresh OJ, nice homemade banana bread, Will surely be back next time in the area

Thank Orend309
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Wowsa! First of all the menu is amazing. There were 15 things I wanted to choose. (We live in New Mexico, but will be back when we visit again!!) we were seated immediately (and on a Saturday morning!) I ordered the asparagus omelette and had...More

Thank caressagood
Reviewed 10 August 2018

In from out of town and had to stop here, always loved it when we lived in the area. Huge breakfast menu and lunch menu so many selections with so many creative varieties of egg dishes and pancake dishes and lots of other items. Very...More

Thank monetkids
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I have had breakfast here several times. The food is always very tasty and the portions are big. The service is very attentive and very helpful. The restaurant is clean, however it is little older and could use some refreshing.

Thank Mirro_IL
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

While this place may not be much to look at, it certainly is very good. Diner-like atmosphere with huge portions and very tasty food. Wait staff can be hit or miss. This visit our waiter was very much on top of his game. Very attentive...More

Thank Matt_from_Chicago
Reviewed 7 April 2018

I met my son and two grandkids at Gail's Carriage Inn. Located just north of Algonquin Rd. on Elmhurst Rd., there is easy access both in to and out of the parking lot. There is plenty of parking. We were seated immediately. As it turned...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We were there for breakfast. The service was fast and friendly. The food was delicious and the servings were large! I had the Popeye Scrambler which had plenty of bacon, spinach, tomatoes, and Mozzarella cheese. It was cooked perfectly!

Thank Phyllis P
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We came for the soup and were disappointed (Omega the former place was a go to for this). It was heading near 2 and they close at 3. I was tempted to order an omlette because you know at a cost of nearly $10 it...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Thus place will outlive me and my not yet born grandkids. It is a place that needs no review because it is an institution. Nevertheless, I will say it is awesome. It's the type of place where you can drown your heart in a cholesterol...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Very good food and a huge menu but the wait staff was not well rehearsed on food allergies. They had a lot of difficulty recommending foods that would be safe for my son with allergies to nuts and fish. Would return if they would be...More

Thank Tanya S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1145 Elmhurst Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-5608
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Des Plaines
  • Phone Number: +1 847-758-9407
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