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Red Apple Pancake House & Restaurant

414 S Schmale Rd, Carol Stream, IL 60188-2417
+1 630-871-2911
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“eggs” (24 reviews)
“omelette” (17 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
414 S Schmale Rd, Carol Stream, IL 60188-2417
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pancakes French toast Crepes-blintzes BACON SAUSAGE HAM WHO CAN DENY Wish they were open later ... these foods just don’t have to be for breakfast,brunch, lunch!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank boohoo218
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Friendly, big portions. Fair prices. Great food! Gets crowded at peak breakfast times on the weekends.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Scenic755409
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

We went for the first time. The $7.99 #1 was 2 eggs, 2 pancakes, toast, bacon, sausage. The best part is when you tell them to split they bring you 4 eggs and pancakes and you get double same price. What a deal.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank GkB27
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Variety of food options for breakfast or lunch . Reliable good food and service. Also Quick service.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tracy L
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here before when we are in town. It never disappoints. The staff is fantastic and the food is fabulous. My kids love the French toast sticks and chocolate chip pancakes. Generous sizes. Great omelettes. Will return every time we are near. Thank...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank omahamom1
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Baseball tournament = hungry teenagers! With only a brief notice they were able to quickly accommodate 18 kids and parents. The service was incredible, food amazing and we were in and out in an hour on a Saturday. Thank you Red Apple.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ourfamilyreviews
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Red Apple is a good place for a weekend breakfast with the family. The portions are generous, the food is cooked well, and the wait staff are friendly and attentive. Service is fast, even when they are busy. It's a good value for the money...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Amy M
Reviewed April 4, 2018

My husband and I love to sneak here on Saturday mornings for breakfast together! Portions are large, so often we share an omelet and just order another side to go with it. We love that they offer gluten free waffles and pancakes. The wait staff...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank glutenfreeheathere
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

We got there and the parking lot was almost full, so we were concerned that we wouldn’t get a table, but we got one immediately. We had a very nice server. Everything was in huge servings. There was four eggs in the eggs Benedict and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 2SJohnston
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

We have recently been going to this restaurant every couple of weeks for breakfast. It’s the place to go for a great, no fuss breakfast. Food is very good and our waitresses have been the best - friendly, knowledgeable and attentive. Love the specials menu...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank DarleneSr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 S Schmale Rd, Carol Stream, IL 60188-2417
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Carol Stream
  • Phone Number: +1 630-871-2911
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