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honey cafe - CLOSED

499 N Main St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-5125
+1 630-469-0000
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
29 Sep 2014
“Long Gone, gone gone.”
4 Mar 2014
“Needed a lot of Work”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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499 N Main St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-5125
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Reviewed 30 September 2014

This place was never the same after it lost it's founding Chef. It has been closed for a couple months. I can list sever reasons why they had problems but what good would it do now.

Thank Greg G
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Went there several times, but was never overly impressed. Service was never great, acoustics were terrible and the prices just too high. Great location, cute concept, but just didn't know how to execute it. Tried to be too citified for suburban Glen Ellyn. Not surprised...More

Thank hilltoppermom932
Reviewed 3 December 2013

Came in for breakfast at about 9:30 A.M...only three other tables were occupied. After being seated, we waited almost ten minutes for our server to appear. Coffees were ordered and it was almost another ten minutes before it was served. We ordered our meals and...More

Thank MassachusettsRob
Reviewed 30 July 2013

I went here last week with a coworker thinking it would be a nice, sort of quick lunch spot since we work nearby. We sat and got our orders taken quickly but then waited 30 minutes and no return of our waitress. Finally we flagged...More

Thank bcabs
Reviewed 9 July 2013 via mobile

Let me preface this by saying we tried to have breakfast here months ago and walked out after being seated for about 20 minutes and having the worst service we ever experienced. We chalked that up to a bad waitress having a really bad day...More

Thank ChrisfromChicago
Reviewed 8 July 2013

Honey Cafe, at the edge of Glen Ellyn's downtown is an eclectic, innovative dining experience. The service was excellent and the food was unique and incredibly good. The only MINOR downside is the hollow, and somewhat loud, dining space. They would do good to get...More

1  Thank chicagorob1
Reviewed 28 May 2013

The menu is creative and ecclectic at the same time. The food is second to none. The menu and specials are always changing to keep things interesting. The steak sandwich is to die for. The grilled cheese is not like your mama made.

Thank Rozbo
Reviewed 15 May 2013

We go for all meals but breakfast and dessert is my favorite. I believe my wife and child like lunch/dinner the best. You really can't go wrong with this place. Order anything and you will likely enjoy it. There numerous food allergy options as well.

Thank ConstantTravels
Reviewed 4 March 2013

Had breakfast here this morning, and it was ok I guess. I had their "Almond Joy Latte" which was fantastic. I don't usually order fancy espresso drinks but I'm glad I did and will definitely be back for another cup. Their baked goods are also...More

Thank Schmosby
Reviewed 29 January 2013

I lived in Glen Ellyn for a year just over two blocks from Honey. It was fantastic to be so close and I ended up eating there about once a week or once every other week. They serve as much local and organic as they...More

Thank Kate M
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  • Address: 499 N Main St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-5125
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Glen Ellyn
  • Phone Number: +1 630-469-0000
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