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Alexanders Cafe

1725 N State St, Elgin, IL 60123-1483
+1 847-888-4146
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (12 reviews)
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07:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1725 N State St, Elgin, IL 60123-1483
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a weeknight and ordered the French onion soup and harvest salad. I went to this location for convenience to my hotel but would not return for there items, looks more like a breakfast or coffee and dessert type restaurant.

Thank Brooke B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I ate here while staying at the Hampton Inn. There aren't many restaurants in the immediate area and chose this one simply because we could walk to it. We were happy (and lucky) that the food was very good. I had a...More

Thank KatieVirginia
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We tried Alexanders for the first time about a year ago. Since then, we have returned many times for their daily menu, which we like very much. We've gone as a couple several times, but also with a group a few times. Service has always...More

Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Just stopped here by total chance. Flew into Chicago en route Minnesota..... what a wonderful surprise!!! There were 5 of us for breakfast, and everyone loved it! The bacon-epic. Biscuits n gravy, sausage, pancakes, juevos rancheros, eggs, hash browns.... all perfect! Quick super friendly service....More

Thank ford m
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This was my 2nd visit to this location and I absolutely loved it. The service is very nice. The food is fresh and delicious. I can't wait to take my family and visit this place again.

Thank Dijana I
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

As a solo diner, I appreciated the welcome and lack of surprise or pity when I requested a table for one beside a window. My roast beef dinner (mashed potatoes, carrots, gravy), house salad and onion soup was an excellent meal. The seasoning on the...More

Thank Mskitty1974
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

The salad was fresh. They brought a loaf of bread the was warm enough to melt the butter and was very good. The chicken parmigiana was as good or better than any I have ever had. The tomato cream sauce was very flavorful. The garlic...More

Thank Gkgg
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We came for lunch before checking in the the hotel, and found a wide selection of dishes including a non-soy based veggie burger. It was a perfect place for people staying at the hotel who didn't want to venture out farther. My only complaint is...More

Thank mirigold
Reviewed 11 July 2018

When we pulled in to our hotel, we saw the Alexander’s restaurant, and relaxed, because we knew we’d have a great breakfast. Not only did I get the first oatmeal brûlée that I’ve had since New Orleans, but also fresh blackberries and strawberry slices! We...More

Thank StephanyIowa
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Warm bread, awesome soup, and a fantastic turkey and biscuit dinner. Service was awesome, drink refills kept on coming......

Thank BigP8675309
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4 January 2017|
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Response from auntlee | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would give them a call and talk with the owner/manager.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1725 N State St, Elgin, IL 60123-1483
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-888-4146
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