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Richard Walker's

5680 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-8017
+1 815-479-9000
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“omelet” (10 reviews)
“pancakes” (16 reviews)
Opens in 2 min
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5680 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-8017
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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

I have always heard good things about Richard Walker's, the service and food did not disappoint! We will be going again.

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Everything here is fresh and cooked perfectly! Love the Waffles and Pancakes, eggs are always done as ordered and the Service was fast and not intrusive! Two thumbs UP! :-)

Thank BearNTrout
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

The service was great, all the food was great, and even though the place was packed and lots of people were waiting for tables, we never felt rushed or hurried out. This is a super restaurant. Everything was cooked perfectly, and if you’ve been there,...More

Thank Ben R
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

It was okay, some of us liked our meals, others thought it was okay, or mediocre. One meal arrived cold. All in all, we would give them another chance.

1  Thank Barbara H
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Ordered some kind of California wrap and a side salad. The food was plentiful and tasty. Service was excellent. No complaints...will return.

Thank sos78
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

You can't go wrong eating breakfast at this restaurant. The food choices are all delicious; whether you love eggs or a sweet side of breakfast. The menu offers other selections but we believe it's a pancake house at heat!

Thank karen c
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place to have breakfast while in town for a wedding. My husband thought it looked good so we stopped. He had GF pancakes and I had a baked omelet with spinach, cheese and tomatoes. It was wonderful but much too...More

Thank _pgparkerforbes
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

I like the fact that the interior is divided into rooms and little nooks. It gives a more intimate feel. I had the chicken and waffles young my husband had the biscuits and gravy he gives it a thumbs up. Our server checked in several...More

Thank Heidi-ready-2-travel
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Four of us came to Richard Walker's Pancake House right after we left the Crystal Lake Sam's Club which is right around the corner. We were seated immediately and our server, Rita, was there for a drink order. When she came back, we found that...More

1  Thank Allen21096
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

A friend invited me to lunch, and we chose Richard Walker's. We've eaten there many times, but this day wasn't up to their usual standards. Breakfast was the order of the day. My Chicken Fried Steak was tasty and tender, but way too greasy. Fried...More

Thank Ben R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5680 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-8017
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Crystal Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 815-479-9000
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