We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Oakbrook Center, 100 Oakbrook Ctr, Oakbrook Terrace, IL
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

14 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 14: English reviews
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
97 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Perfect spot for a lunch! Nice menu selections and at reasonable prices. Something for everyone! Be prepared for it to be crowded on the weekends and during the lunch hour.

Thank Deborah S
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Even with the remodel I did not notice it was loud. The Saturday fashion shows at lunch is nice. The popovers are excellent as is the expresso glass of chicken broth they offer with your meal! Worth a try!!

Thank Christina M
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
71 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I have been visiting this place with my daughter for years. I love the fact that it is situated within Nordstrom's. After a long day of shopping you can relax in a peaceful environment. I love their soups and sandwiches.

Thank ChattyKat08
Port Macquarie, Australia
Level Contributor
233 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

For a store cafe this is a real surprise! Fab food, great service and the perfect place to take a rest between bouts of shopping. 🌼

Thank DaisyQ3
Frankfort, Illinois
Level Contributor
36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

This cafe is awesome! After a long day of shopping, this place is the perfect place to grab a quick bite. The menu is amazing and everything we ordered was absolutely delicious!

Thank Jordan J
Elmhurst, Illinois
Level Contributor
26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Love the food there.. salads and tomato soup are the best!! But since the remodel it is very noisy to the point of distraction.... someone made a mistake... or else they want to get you in and out!

Thank lds216
Evanston, Illinois
Level Contributor
155 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

We stopped in to look at the menu and thought we would give it a shot. How nice for us. You order your food first then seat yourself. We split the pear salad that we both loved, had the roasted salmon with veggies, yum, and a pasta dish that was delish.

1 Thank ChaChi121
Troy, Illinois
Level Contributor
35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2014

The food was fresh, our waitress was helpful and friendly, and the location was perfect. Don't forget to save room for a delicious Nordstrom cookie!

Thank Laura H
Chesterton, Indiana
Level Contributor
207 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2013

As odd as it seems, the cafe at Nordstrom serves some of the best meals in the area. Try the steak - it is tender, flavorful and delectable. The salads and sandwiches are both generous and very good. Service is perfect and food quality and freshness is second to none. I would suggest bringing earplugs. It is a LOUD restaurant.... More 

Thank WorldlyTravelersIN
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2012

The salads are delicious, well priced. They get you to a table easily, great system. Use your nordstrom card and get points!

Thank Pami46

Travellers who viewed Cafe Nordstrom also viewed

Oak Brook, DuPage County
Oakbrook Terrace, DuPage County
Oak Brook, DuPage County
Oak Brook, DuPage County
Oakbrook Terrace, DuPage County

Been to Cafe Nordstrom? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Cafe, American
Restaurant features
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oakbrook Center, 100 Oakbrook Ctr, Oakbrook Terrace, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Oakbrook Terrace
Our classic cafe provides a casual place to meet and dine in comfortable surroundings. Menu selections include freshly prepared salads, hearty sandwiches, flavorful pasta dishes and tempting dessert selections. CONTACT (630) 571-2121LOCATION In NordstromTIME Open during regular mall hours

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Cafe Nordstrom staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?