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Windhill Pancake Parlor

3307 W Elm St, McHenry, IL 60050-4436
+1 815-385-1172
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (14 reviews)
“fish fry” (3 reviews)
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3307 W Elm St, McHenry, IL 60050-4436
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the Halloween decorations (may be too scary for under 7). We enjoyed the cinnamon roll, the funnel cake fries, the hot cider, the belt buster, and the loaded hash browns. We did not like the raspberry cheesecake pancakes or the selfish omelet....More

Thank Kristin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decent food rather expensive for a tired local diner. Pop $2.75 broiled fish $13. Good service. Perhaps sandwich and water next visit.

Thank Debra W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gluten free options breakfast everyone had something different everyone was happy with the choice they made they have chocolate bacon different but was worth the price we spit it was amazing rich and salty and sweet the right combo to end the meal the service...More

Thank Alice D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Love to go through out the year to see the decorations here. The staff has always been friendly and helpful. Food is good especially the Swedish pancakes and potato pancakes but wish they had some other smaller options.

Thank jbryl2016
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We went to the Windhill Pancake Parlor today and really enjoyed our visit! The service was excellent. The atmosphere was charming and the food was very good! The staff was very friendly and our waitress, Kathy was awesome!

Thank mhulseberg
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Went here and it took a long time to get seated. The service was super slow. Coffee is served in a cup half the size of other places which would be ok if the servers were around for a refill. The food came cold and...More

1  Thank Dave L
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Love this restaurant. It's always decorated for the holiday. Easter is the current theme and bunnies and Easter eggs abound. Oh, and the food. U can always get a good meal at Windhill. It's a favorite . Breakfast is our favorite with lunch a close...More

Thank lizzwh
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I was here yesterday for the first time in years, and was delighted with the experience! There is a wide variety of food, daily specials, and an incredibly friendly atmosphere. The portions are large and the wait staff frequently stopped by to fill up coffee...More

Thank Valedia
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Everything was great tasting and the service superior. Just go thereand ejoy the experience. Simply great.

Thank joeke35
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Beside being a great food experience, the decorations for the different times of the year, are like none other. The kids and adults will get a kick out of the train delivery system in the rear of the restaurant. Along with all the other food...More

Thank G9684KXjohnk
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3307 W Elm St, McHenry, IL 60050-4436
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  McHenry
  • Phone Number: +1 815-385-1172
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