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468 W Virginia St, Crystal Lake, IL
+1 815-459-1661
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good45%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“clam chowder” (3 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner
468 W Virginia St, Crystal Lake, IL
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Been going to Andy's since I was a little kid. Never been a disappointment. Proportions are huge! This is where you go when you're starving for breakfast. If you like corn beef hash I highly recommend the Irish Benedict, Delish!

Thank 297kellyannc
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Very good lunch with delicious homemade soup. Server was very attentive and the owner stopped by twice to make sure everything was ok. Plan to try a Friday night for their fresh fish

Thank clc772
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Yesterday we went for breakfast and everything was excellent. Kathy, our server; the coffee / busboy; the food: omelet and french toast. Food was cooked just right and delicious. The restaurant was busy, but not full, so we felt we could sit a little longer...More

Thank Rockseeker20
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Fresh made by the owner's son, Louie, the clam chowder every Friday is fabulous, lots of soft, buttery clams and a wonderful chowder. A favorite place with the locals, breakfast and lunch daily with dinner on Friday nights, good fish fry. Very reasonable prices with...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Great things about eating at Andy's: breakfast served all day; good hot coffee (your cup never runs low 😊); great customer service; delicious sandwiches and entrees; and tasty looking desserts. Bonus: they are open on Fridays until 9:00, otherwise they close at 2:00. Definitely worth...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly, consistently delicious, and not over priced. BEST pancakes ever! Small place but quaint and clean. Table and booth seating or eat at the diner counter. Our family's favorite breakfast place in McHenry county.

Thank AABTK1
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We have been going to Andy's for many years but never thought about reviewing it till today. The food is above average and not super large portions. The Biscuits and Gravy are great and so are the omelettes. Fried eggs get to crispy for me....More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Great breakfast specials, excellent soups,good portions. Everything a good Greek diner should be. Go at least monthly and have never been disappointed in staff and service. Senior discounts and menu specials.

Thank ronaldh812
Reviewed 7 December 2016

My wife and I have been going to Andy's for a couple of years. I think they have the best pancakes. The service is good. The staff is friendly, and helpful. It is your small town diner. We love it.

Thank ret5000
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Angie, the owner is always so nice to everyone. There is always something on the menu that you will like. Love the francheezie, if you like hot dogs wrapped in bacon and cheese. The also have gluten free bread that tastes great on their sandwiches....More

Thank lcrib
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 468 W Virginia St, Crystal Lake, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Crystal Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 815-459-1661
Great for breakfast and has lots of good local reviews http://www.yelp.com/biz/andys-family-restaurant-crystal-lake
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