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4821 Grand Ave, Gurnee, IL 60031-2625
+1 847-244-0777
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188 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We like to come here for breakfast--you gets lots of food so be sure to ask for a container. They are only open now for lunch and breakfast but there are still plenty of choices.

Thank orracle
Gurnee, Illinois
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64 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This is a great breakfast place, many options to choose. Great for a hearty lunch also. It is closed at 3:00 p.m.so get there early and enjoy the awesome food. You won't be sorry. The portions are huge and it has a nice senior menu also. Great for a quick bite anytime.

Thank Susan S
Chicago, Illinois
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Many varied breakfast selections draw me to this place when I travel the area. Updated menu since I was last there. Always something of interest. Lunch and dinner items also good. Close to Great America.

Thank taxnoone
Gurnee, Illinois
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

met the girls here twice now, both times the service and food has been awesome!! the price is right too. definately enough food!!! quaint place to meet for breakfest, lunch or dinner

Thank Peach T
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Seriously delicious food! Service was friendly and attentive! The best cream of chicken soup, oh my yum! GREAT chicken blt wrap. Unbelievable selection on menu Family said breakfast was great. I cannot say one bad thing about our visit. It was truly a great lunch!

Thank Dions4
Shawano, Wisconsin
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2015

If you are going to go to the Avalon please look carefully at your food before eating. My family stopped by this past Sunday morning for breakfast. We had never been to the Avalon before, but it looked busy and we usually like the "mom and pop" kind of places over the chains for breakfast. The restaurant was pretty full,... More 

Thank Julie M
Layton, Utah
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

This is a no frills family restraunt. Owner and staff very friendly Food is really good and to your table fast. Recommend Breakfast Sampler..you can get it with all bacon if you prefer or with bacon ham and sausage as menu states. Comes with 4 eggs 8 bacon hashbrowns and Biscuits and Gravy..comes on 2 large plates..see pictures only $9.39

Thank tyedyered
Salem, Oregon
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Great family restaurant, very friendly staff - and the portions were HUGE! I was able to split a breakfast with someone with food left over, and everything was well prepared.

1 Thank K H
Chicago, Illinois
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2015

I love their pecan pancakes. Lots of pecans so they really fill you up and you feel like you are eating something nutritious. Before I stopped eating animals, I used to get the biscuits and gravy which has the best gravy I've ever tasted. My husband gets the country fried steak and loves it. We only come here for breakfast... More 

Thank Utellme716
Gurnee, Illinois
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Plenty of room here and fast service. The food is slightly above average but very generous portions. The breakfasts are especially good and it's a family friendly place.

Thank DorothyD240

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4821 Grand Ave, Gurnee, IL 60031-2625
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Gurnee
  • Phone Number: +1 847-244-0777

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