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Eggheadz Cafe

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16952 Oak Park Ave, between 169th St & Ravina Dr, Tinley Park, IL 60477-2720
+1 708-444-0880
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06:30 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 15:00
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Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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88 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Home style café with all the breakfast things you could want! Fluffy pancakes, fresh fruit, omelettes however you like, specialty coffees, and on and on! Fast service, even when busy.

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Thank supapfunk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Yummy food, great service! Always busy. Very large selection of choices! Every dish I have ever ordered exceeds my expectations. Owner could be friendlier.

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Thank Debbie W
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to the restaurant and we thought it was great. We are gluten free and they accommodated us well. The service was quick as was food arrival. We would definitely recommend Eggheadz to others!

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Thank Tara L
Tinley Park, Illinois
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I love this place. When I go out to eat, I like to try dishes I can't make at home. This place has so much to pick from. I can't believe how delicious everything is. It's my favorite place for breakfast, brunch and lunch. There is something for everyone here!

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Thank Cynthia S
Oak Forest, Illinois
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41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Getting inside; getting a seat is the first challenge. The menu is not that different. The food is average-as is portion size. The cost is on the high size based on what is available. It must be me as people keep flocking in and waiting for a table and then the food.

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Thank MattZat
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Mey parents and I went here after my college graduation and now anytime I'm back in town. It's delicious with endless options! Pictured is the pumpkin cheesecake waffle. It was more of a dessert but to die for.

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Thank jlarua
Chicago, Illinois
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Eggheads has excellent food- omlets, skillets, pancakes- large enough to have some left for the next morning for me! Lunch is great as well with a wide variety of sandwiches all served with the soup of the day.

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Thank SP1012
Aurora, Illinois
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Big casual restaurant, great atmosphere, and even better food! The place is an average size building, nicely decorated, fast and friendly service. If I lived in that area, I would definitely become a regular.

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Thank Karen M
Tinley Park, IL
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a GREAT place for breakfats. Food is super and service is perfect. Fast and friendly. They have all the normal fare plus the seasonal specials.

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Thank CoachPi
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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137 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Really good food, quick service, we'll organized. The menu is extensive, took me longer to figure out what I wanted than it did to get my food. Little bit of a wait, but it worked out well. When my cheese blintzes arrived I thought I should split them with 2 other people. Really big potions for a good price. Good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 15:00
Monday
06:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 15:00
Thursday
06:30 - 15:00
Friday
06:30 - 15:00
Saturday
06:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16952 Oak Park Ave, between 169th St & Ravina Dr, Tinley Park, IL 60477-2720
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Tinley Park
  • Phone Number: +1 708-444-0880

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