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Pilot Pete's

€€ - €€€American,
905 W Irving Park Rd, Ste UPPER, Schaumburg, IL 60193-9700
+1 847-891-5100
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar
€€ - €€€
905 W Irving Park Rd, Ste UPPER, Schaumburg, IL 60193-9700
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Been dining there for years. Always outstanding food and service! HOWEVER, the place could use a little capitol investment. Booths, tables and seating are showing their age. Finish falling off the furniture. Plates and flatware showing it's age as well. DON'T MESS THIS UP!

Thank bozo2go
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Long time between visits and we chose to go on Sunday - big mistake. The place is overcrowded, and unable to seat parties larger than 4 in a reasonable time. NO RESERVATIONS ACCEPTED. After waiting 45 minutes for a table in the restaurant we settled...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Good food. we sat by window and watched planes land. It was my grandson's 6th bday. Great and different for birthday lunch.

Thank chv1810
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Without a doubt, the world's best chicken tenders - you could get an order of these and eat nothing else. Great salads and burgers, located on the Schaumburg airport. Parties of more than 2 have to wait a long time - 2 people should get...More

Thank Donald h
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Don’t mind traveling the distance to eat at Pilot Pete. The food is freshly prepared and, it’s the taste, that keeps me coming back. The amount of food is so enormous; I always have to take food home.

Thank Kathryn E
Reviewed 25 February 2018

WARNING PATIENCE REQUIRED - From Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday if you plan on a large party it will be a wait. A small party will be a wait. However those who fast pass will jump ahead of you. No reservations or taken on the...More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Great selection of menu options. Started with the Jumbo Fried Mushrooms and they are jumbo & tasty. Enjoyed the chicken tortilla soup with the $100 burger, fries & a jumbo dill pickle. Too home 1/2 the meal as it’s filling. Service was spot-on even on...More

1  Thank PattiHunt
Reviewed 18 February 2018

The wife and I had stopped in for dinner and had yet another good meal at Pilot Pete's. We have been here a number of times and have never been disappointed. Very good food, great service, could not ask for more than that. View of...More

1  Thank Bruce G
Reviewed 30 January 2018

On a Monday, we asked for and were given a table looking out over the runway and the Metra train tracks (in the distance!) - the place wasn't that full. We did see a couple of planes taking off. My wife had a hamburger with...More

1  Thank Dedgehog
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I have never been disappointed at this place. Food is great and service is wonderful. Ive sat at tables and the bar and both are super.

1  Thank IllinoisCoqui
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Vera P
14 December 2017|
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Response from WandWoman | Reviewed this property |
They have the entire menu online.
Susie Q
26 March 2017|
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Response from Carrie M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we aren't locals. Just went while vacationing. You might want to give them a call.
15 April 2016|
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Response from Colleenyweeny | Reviewed this property |
I think they would love to have your group in for lunch. They have a nice variety. I'm sure everyone in your group will find it delightful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 W Irving Park Rd, Ste UPPER, Schaumburg, IL 60193-9700
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schaumburg
  • Phone Number: +1 847-891-5100
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