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Alexander's Breakfast & Lunch

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5025 Oakton St, Skokie, IL 60077-2907
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08:00 - 15:00
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great place to meet for breakfast or coffee in the morning. Good and original dishes, types of omelettes and skillet meals. Great service from very nice people.

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Thank Ann H
Palm Harbor, Florida
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Creative breakfast/brunch food, but a bit expensive. Not the right place if you are just looking for a traditional breakfast (go to Annie across the street for that), but if you want more creative food, this is fine.

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Thank wolmoz34
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 444 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We came to Alexander's Breakfast & Lunch, after having driven past it numerous times. We came early, so we opted for breakfast. The restaurant is simple and clean. The staff is very friendly and efficient. We ordered the 3 brothers breakfast burrito which has chicken sausage, scrambled eggs, onion, tomato, cheddar cheese, avocado, sour cream and salsa verde. And it... More 

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Thank Allen21096
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Hubby had the "3 Brothers Burrito" and I had the "Bacon and Leek omelettes" with rye bread and bottomless coffees. We came very early around 8.45 am on a Saturday morning. The restaurants started to fill up around 9.30 am. Come early so you don't have a long wait. We enjoyed our breakfast and it was a big portion that... More 

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Thank Cinta B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Very good variety for breakfast, great presentation and reasonably priced. Quite noisy when busy and it was very busy.

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Thank jjmg4423
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We tried this restaurant because we were starving and it was there. The coffee was strong and smooth. The food was delicious and the portions were well worth it. My wife had the fluffiest pancakes I have ever seen and were awesome. My egg burrito was a good and the salsa verde was the best I have had. Great place... More 

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Thank Shon J
Arlington Heights, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Went here because wanted to try someplace new and thought it sounded good. First the place was very clean and bright with a nice hostess who seated us immediately. We waited quite a while for water, coffee and service but finally came. The coffee was VERY good but that unfortunately was the highlight for three out of four of us.... More 

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Thank H Dean H
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

This review is all about the food. Alexander's is a busy place. Service is fast and attentive. It's essentially an upscale diner, so decor is minimal. The food is very good. The breakfast potatoes are always perfectly done, and the dish I put in the title is amazing. All at a good price point, I should add.

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Thank Ty S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Alexander serves excellent lunch or breakfast dishes. The potatoes are really good with a little spice.

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Thank Walter P
Skokie, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Took visiting relatives for breakfast. Love the side windows providing a bright sunny atmosphere. Very clean/well presented. Staff was very attentive, menu offered something for everyone. Portion sizes were very generous. Will definitely be a repeat customer!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:00
Thursday
08:00 - 15:00
Friday
08:00 - 15:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5025 Oakton St, Skokie, IL 60077-2907
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?