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.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Walker Bros. Original Pancake House-Arlington Hts

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
825 W Dundee Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1417
+1 847-392-6600
Website
Today
06:30 - 21:00
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 06:30 - 21:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

225 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 217: English reviews
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here with my husband and infant. They originally wanted to seat us in a small booth, but them realized we had a baby and caraway, gave us a corner booth and sling. The waitress was sweet. Food was so good, thick bacon!!!

Helpful?
Thank Emily C
Flossmoor, Illinois
Level Contributor
20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Apple pancake is so good.....they have started the batch of them before you arrive. If you have 20 minutes to spare, ask them to make one with less sugar and they'll make yours from scratch. It's still perhaps the best apple pancake ever made!

Helpful?
Thank Ken F
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We moved from the Chicago area to Texas about 17 years ago, and although there are Original Pancake Houses, none compare to Walker Brothers. I always get the vegetarian omelet, which is so fluffy and light, but almost impossible to finish in one sitting. My daughter always orders the strawberry waffle with whipped cream...comes loaded with strawberries. The coffee is... More 

Helpful?
Thank kansascat74
North Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite breakfast restaurant they have the best pancakes.Friendly and fast service.

Helpful?
Thank Maria Jocely M
Oakville, Canada
Level Contributor
26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We were blown away by the outstanding service and amazing food served at this classy establishment. Real maple syrup. .. what can I say! We'll definitely be back.

Helpful?
Thank RobJakubow
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

A bunch of friends decided to meet up in Chicago for a housewarming party. We were all high school friends and it was great to meet after several years. The breakfast at Walker Bros made the occasion even more memorable. This definitely proved to be one of the best breakfasts I ever had of any cuisine in any country. Since... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bhaskar A
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Walker Brothers was highly recommended to us. We now know why. Don't be intimidated by the fancy atmosphere. This is a place for everyone, including families, at an affordable price. My son and I both had omelettes and both were great. These were real ingredients. The pancake syrup was nothing like I had ever tasted and very thick. The coffee... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jim H
Wilmette, Illinois
Level Contributor
207 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Ate pre-theatre at Marriott Lincolnshire. Very quiet at night but service is great and food outstanding and price point super. The atmosphere is warm and inviting.

Helpful?
Thank Craig C
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Meeting up with my Son for a Sunday Breakfast, a Meat Lovers Baked omelette with their specialty pancakes, was The highlight of my day, wait time for a table was under 20 minutes, the service was great, food-delicious!

Helpful?
Thank Krasnik
Carmichael, California
Level Contributor
64 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We driving around looking for a place to eat breakfast and came upon this place. The wait wasn't long and went fast as the windows are very pretty and many things to look at. The inside of the resturant is decorated is very nice and fun to look at. The servers are busy but take time to get acquiainted with... More 

Helpful?
Thank shirleyfoemmel

Travellers who viewed Walker Bros. Original Pancake House-Arlington Hts also viewed

 
Arlington Heights, IL
Arlington Heights, IL
 

Been to Walker Bros. Original Pancake House-Arlington Hts? 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

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 21:00
Thursday
06:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 21:00
Saturday
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 825 W Dundee Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1417
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-392-6600

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Walker Bros. Original Pancake House-Arlington Hts and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Walker Bros. Original Pancake House-Arlington Hts 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?