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Walker Bros. Original Pancake House

1615 Waukegan Rd, Glenview, IL 60025-2107
+1 847-724-0220
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“apple pancakes” (40 reviews)
“german pancake” (10 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1615 Waukegan Rd, Glenview, IL 60025-2107
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great breakfast. Gets crowded so give yourself some time. Must have the Apple Pancake or the German Pancake. All food very good.

Thank Michiganbaseball
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can’t go wrong with the consistently delicious meal here. Expect to wait in a line almost any time you go and expect it to cost more than you expect to pay. This place has been around a very long time and has a good...More

Thank Jenna O
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Walker Brothers is very nice place for good breakfast. Best omelettes and pancakes with great coffee. Love this place.

Thank Jkahn059
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

If you go on a Sunday morning, don’t let the long line scare you. They move along pretty steadily. And the wait is definitely worth it. The food here does not disappoint. The Apple pancake will add to your wait time - but it is...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 3 October 2017

They have excellent breakfast dish: my favorite is the crab egg benedict with buckwheat pancakes and my wife's is baked omelette (mostly vegetarian). It's a litle pricy and its wating line is usually unebarable during weekend mornings.

Thank skimsail
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Walker Brothers never fails to deliver freshest ingredients, great coffee, good service. Love that apple pancake. Get it with half sugar--it's sweet enough. My favorite is Dutch baby with strawberries and bananas.

Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Great food and service! Have to try the Apple Pancake! Everything is good. The fresh squeezed orange juice, thick cut bacon, pancakes and eggs are all fantastic.

Thank Ellen G
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at breakfast restaurants all over the world and I think the Walker brothers is the best. The apple pancake is decadent

Thank David C
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

My kids and wife love it all I have been going here since I remember back in the 80's The best pancake batter best coffee kona blend The omelettes are amazing especially the Santa Fe The Apple pancake is so rich you will die in...More

Thank kuroshtak
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

While visiting friends in the area, they suggested meeting for breakfast at Walker Bros. on a Friday morning. We arrived to find a queue almost out the door, but we were seated within 15 minutes. The menu has an amazing assortment of typical breakfast items...More

Thank Mom529
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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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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