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Eastgate Cafe

102 Harrison St, Oak Park, IL 60304-1602
+1 708-660-9091
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible14%
5 days ago
“Not like it used to be”
3 Jan 2018
“It is like visiting your best friend who serves great food”
Open Now
9:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
102 Harrison St, Oak Park, IL 60304-1602
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there today with 2 friends for breakfast. Was seated at a very small round table with 1 chair & a bench. I asked if we would all fit and person seating us snapped at me, very rude. I ordered the quiche, over cooked, dry...More

Thank PENChicago_IL
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I visited this cafe after 6 years and it is as charming as before. The space is cosy, with art that is not present just as a decor but has some meaning for the owners. The food is delicious and presented elegantly. The owners treat...More

1  Thank meenal_mamdani
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Olya and Pat on this restaurant which is right across from our apartment. We’ve been there about 100 times for breakfast lunch and dinner. They are both very delightful people and the atmosphere is very nice, inside and out.

1  Thank ChristopherMusser
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Pictures and enjoyed the food. Waiting to hear the stories. Several people had prepared their stories. You learn a lot from what people say and what they leave out

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I'm a regular at Eastgate. I always know I'll get a great salad, sandwich or yummy dinner entree. Last week I had the short ribs special -delicious! Unique, huge serving that I made 3 more meals from! Two key secrets: they serve you like you...More

1  Thank BJloveschicago
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Needing an afternoon expresso and dessert, Eastgate is your place. Elegant, small, has music each week. The new dessert is a Smore Chocolate. Two marshmallow's sit on a crusted chocolate base. Great stuff and good expresso, as well. The combo soup and half sandwich is...More

1  Thank ewhite0640
Reviewed 13 September 2015

This place feels like you are dining at a friend's house. It's decorated like a sitting room with books, photos, accessories here and there on shelves and windows. The owner's are friendly, fun people who will stop by and chat with you. And the food?...More

1  Thank Esprit_2012
Reviewed 22 August 2015

This is a small, cozy hideaway in an Oak Park neighborhood...nothing fancy. But the food was delicious, and reasonably price for what you got. I had the Tilapia which was grilled to perfection. The host/chef/waiter was friendly and very helpful. We will be back.

1  Thank classicalmusician
Reviewed 6 August 2015

I visited this Cafe yesterday with a friend. If there was a way to give no stars, I would. First, I was very excited about coming to the cafe after reading the reviews and it's just around the corner from where I live. The excitement...More

4  Thank BGG247
Reviewed 7 May 2015

The menu has many options all served/plated just a little different than other similar restaurants. I personally enjoy the lox and bagel plate as well as the quiche. On another visit I had the lobster bisque soup and a salad. The food always tastes fresh...More

1  Thank Jmdnurse
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Harrison St, Oak Park, IL 60304-1602
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Park
  • Phone Number: +1 708-660-9091
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