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.

Gail's Carriage Inn Pancake

1145 Elmhurst Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-5608
+1 847-758-9407
Website
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“omelet” (8 reviews)
“hash browns” (6 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1145 Elmhurst Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-5608
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (55)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 54 reviews

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

Thank ALENAALEXIS
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
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in Des Plaines
Four Points by Sheraton Mount Prospect O’Hare
10 reviews
.66 km away
Days Inn by Wyndham Elk Grove Village O'Hare Airport West
599 reviews
1.73 km away
La Quinta Inn Chicago O'Hare Airport
569 reviews
1.74 km away
Best Western O'Hare/Elk Grove Hotel
393 reviews
1.82 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Avanti Cafe
46 reviews
.38 km away
New Seoul Restaurant
27 reviews
.31 km away
Oba Contemporary Japanese
25 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Busse Woods Trail System
173 reviews
3.71 km away
Lake Opeka
26 reviews
4.36 km away
Maxon Shooter's Supplies and Indoor Range
19 reviews
2.24 km away
Le’s Nails and Spa II
10 reviews
3.76 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gail's Carriage Inn Pancake 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
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 14:30
Monday
06:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:00
Thursday
06:30 - 14:00
Friday
06:30 - 14:00
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
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