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Alexanders Cafe

1725 N State St, Elgin, IL 60123-1483
+1 847-888-4146
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (11 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1725 N State St, Elgin, IL 60123-1483
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first one is the smile and kind welcome of the people. You start your selection with a different face. The menu has a large variety. And you can select light or heavy lunch. Do not hesitate to ask for variations over the suggested dishes,...More

Thank Chus J
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This menu is wonderful and the service was great. Fast and respectful, stopped by when they should and stayed away when they should. Classy place with turkey sausage as an option for us that choose as out breakfast meat.

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The morning after my son’s wedding a group of our family and friends joined us for breakfast at Alexanders Cafe. From the people that took our reservations to the wait staff to the menu options to the food itself; our experience was outstanding. Food was...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The tea and coffee are very good. The hash browns are terrible though. The omelet lacked cheese. Pancakes are good.

1  Thank 48reviewer
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The menu is very good. The taco were delicious. The sweet potato fries and turkey burger were a hit. I would also recommend eating breakfast there as well.

Thank T C
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

I was so pleased to have met up with a friend here for breakfast. Restaurant has a sleek modern look which is unusual for a breakfast joint. Intelligentsia coffee & fresh squeezed oj - I was liking the place before I even tried the food....More

Thank chilady34
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Loved the food and the ambiance. The price was right! Live music also. Very easy going atmosphere and friendly service. Unique menu items.

Thank Olga P
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

After a short wait at 6:45 in a Friday evening, we had a generous order of fried pickles as an app while we waited for pork schnitzel and a Mediterranean omlette. The pickles were good and the entrees were large and delicious. Our waitress had...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

For onlookers this place will seem to be an isolated eatery but step inside for a charming experience. I stayed at Holiday Inn which is just across the street and explored this cafe, not once but twice. May have some issues narrowing down to food...More

1  Thank Jayant_Dhawan
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Have eaten here numerous times, always for business. I have tried numerous different meals from sandwiches to salads to full meals such as meatloaf and never had a bad meal. It's a relaxed atmosphere and the wait staff is very helpful and friendly and understand...More

Thank Kenneth A
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5 January 2017|
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Response from auntlee | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would give them a call and talk with the owner/manager.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1725 N State St, Elgin, IL 60123-1483
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-888-4146
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