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Pontiac Family Kitchen

904 W Custer Ave, Pontiac, IL 61764-1067
+1 815-844-3155
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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904 W Custer Ave, Pontiac, IL 61764-1067
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Driving north from Missouri to Michigan. Stopped at this local restaurant for lunch. We had the tuna salad wrap and turkey and bacon club. Both were very good and the portions were more than we could eat. The sandwiches came with a cup of homemade...More

Thank Bev R
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We went to Pontiac Family Kitchen, to meet our friends and to enjoy a Sunday dinner. The parking lot was full and so was the restaurant! I had the double chicken breast dinner, with baked potato, salad and butter pecan ice cream for dessert. My...More

Thank joycem604
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Good breakfasts; staff is friendly; owners go to each table checking on customers. Staff makes sure you are well taken care of with refills; is there anything else you need.

Thank kiddo1955
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Great service...food was decent. Pretty much your average breakfast place. I'd come back for the service alone.

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We were visiting Pontiac and decided to stop here for breakfast. I ordered the vegetarian skillet and my husband tried the corned beef hash skillet. The skillets come with a choice of pancake or toast. My husband's pancake was not edible. It was burned and...More

Thank maryjon4845
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Pontiac Family Kitchen is truly worth the side trip off of I-55. It also is worth a stop if you're traveling on old Route 66. This small restaurant with an extensive menu within which all family members will find something delightful to eat. The overall...More

Thank DG2014605
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here last night. Service was prompt and polite meals are all priced moderately. Food very tasty. I would highly recommend this restaurant for a family on a budget and looking for a menu with a variety.

Thank dennis n
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We saw this place listed on the food sign off the highway and since it showed 2 miles so we though we would try it. The place was very clean even bathrooms. We were greeted right away and our waitress seemed grumpy at first but...More

Thank mbjb982016
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We go to the area frequently to visit family. Each time I have to eat at the Family Kitchen. The spinach and feta cheese omelet is wonderful and I usually have to take half home so I can get my Belgian waffle. I'm good for...More

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 29 July 2016

the staff was very helpful, funny, and enjoyable to eat around. they was ontop of their game getting our food on time and hot. manager made sure everything was good

Thank whtiger1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 904 W Custer Ave, Pontiac, IL 61764-1067
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Pontiac
  • Phone Number: +1 815-844-3155