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Walker Bros. Original Pancake House

1615 Waukegan Rd, Glenview, IL 60025-2107
+1 847-724-0220
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“apple pancakes” (46 reviews)
“dutch baby” (11 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 21:30 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1615 Waukegan Rd, Glenview, IL 60025-2107
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We've been going here for years. The omelettes are super yummy. The pancake monster pieces are too much to eat so go hungry with a very empty stomach. It's a little pricey, but the food is really good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank deedawg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always packed on Mothers Day. The apple pancake and dutch boy are two classics. Have an entire breakfast/brunch fare.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jonb60173
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I know the Original House Of Pancakes is a national chain but Walker Bros. Is limited to Chicago area. And the Danish Garden is exclusive to Walker’s. We came 1200 miles to have one. When we lived in Chicago we went to Walker’s almost every...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JordanS8
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

The line is long in the morning, so I often visit Walker Brothers for lunch or dinner. The Danish Garden pancake is a favorite, and we often wrap the meal up with an apple pancake dessert for the whole table to share. (Apple pancakes are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Miriam S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Walker Bros. is a well known pancake house, always a queue, waiting for a table, everything is great, but I love the corn-beef hash with dice of baked potatoes. The problem is you always eat tooooo much. pancakes are great. Dutch Baby pancake is special,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Leo B
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Although you have to be prepared to wait in line to get a table in this place, especially on weekends, I would say it is worth it! There is a good selection of very tasty pancakes, Belgian waffles etc. Service is quick. The restaurant is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ver0nica333
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best, if not the best pancake restaurant anywhere. Don’t bother with standard pancakes unless they just accompany your egg dishes. Spend the time eating the incredible Apple Pancake or the Dutch Baby. Share the apple pancake, unless you are very...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Allen L
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We were surprised that Walker's was open until 9 pm because of its obvious limited menu selections, focused on breakfast or brunch. delighted as it turns out. We had been here for breakfast in the past and our general impression was that the food was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank QuebecoisFrancophile
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Worth the wait! Took about 15-20 minutes to get seated, but the food was outstanding! Highly recommend the Apple Pancake. It will be HOT and it is sweet, but oh so delicious.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MLGMBG1102
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Nice decor and excellent food with friendly service as well. The line to get in at breakfast is normally long - especially on the weekends. We prefer weekdays or evenings when there’s seldom a wait. The apple pancake is phenomenal - what makes Walker Brothers...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Michael B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1615 Waukegan Rd, Glenview, IL 60025-2107
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glenview
  • Phone Number: +1 847-724-0220
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