Egg Harbor Cafe

5.0 stars 5.0 out of 5 11 ratings
$Celiac Friendly, Gluten Free Menu, Burgers + 8 more
100% of 8 votes say it's Celiac friendly

2350 Lehigh Ave, Glenview, IL 60026

(847) 998-1101
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    5 ratingJune 25, 2016

    I am so glad I came here for breakfast while in town on business. They had a huge GF menu! I had a huge plate of skillet with toast and a cinnamon roll. It was the most "normal" breakfast I've had in years. I would recommend this place to anyone!

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    4 ratingSeptember 30, 2015

    Very good selection on the gluten free menu. I was excited to try the cinnamon roll since that isn't something I see as GF very often and I haven't been able to make them for myself. Unfortunately I was disappointed by the cinn roll - the flavor was decent but it was actually bits of GF dough put together more like pull-apart bread, not a roll at all. It was covered with sweet frosting so of course I ate it, but still wishing to have a traditional cinnamon roll again someday.

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    5 ratingJune 26, 2015

    Extensive GF menu-- 2 pages long! My daughter had eggs and pancakes while I had a skillet breakfast with potatoes, eggs, veggies, and cheese. They were sensitive to cross-contamination issues, too.

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    5 ratingMarch 09, 2015

    Lots of options, good food, and knowledgeable staff.

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    5 ratingAugust 11, 2014

    Extremely knowledgeable about gf options and restrictions! Dedicate (HUGE) gf menu. If you sign up for the email lost, you get a free cinnamon roll coupon.

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    5 ratingAugust 10, 2014

    Just found out our 4 yr old has Celiac. This is our new breakfast place! Our first time out to eat. Our server was wonderful. GF pancakes were amazing!! All GF food came out on a red plate. Yum!!

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    5 ratingAugust 09, 2014

    Great GF menu with wide range of breakfast and lunch offerings. Pancakes, bacon and eggs were tasty. Very friendly staff.

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    5 ratingOctober 11, 2013

    Large gluten free menu at this breakfast and lunch place. Gluten free bread, pancakes and many other delicious options.

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    5 ratingMay 03, 2013

    They have a separate gf menu if you ask for it! The food is so yummy and they have gluten free pancakes and a gluten free cinnamon roll!! Both are delicious, can't get enough.

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    5 ratingMay 20, 2017

    1820 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

    Excellent pancakes and cinnamon rolls! Staff very knowledgeable about cross-contamination.

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    4 ratingMay 14, 2017

    1820 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

    It was decent. Very similar to Another Broken Egg. We had the cinnamon buns and were underwhelmed by them. I ordered an omelet and they brought it out with an English muffin on top of the eggs and potatoes. Since we all ordered from the gluten free menu it was a surprise. Had to ask for it to be remade- bummer! Not bad, just not super special.

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    5 ratingMay 08, 2017

    512 N Western Ave, Lake Forest, IL 60045

    Egg Harbor is the only place we feel completely safe eating! They are extremely good about keeping their GF food separate from the rest of the kitchen

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    5 ratingMay 07, 2017

    1820 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

    It was so nice to be able to get skillet potatoes and a cinnamon roll out! I also had the bacado omelette. Very yummy and quick service.

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    5 ratingMay 06, 2017

    827 Main St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147

    The wait staff was not completely knowledgeable but it is a chain and has a GF menu, so I was able to trust that. Did not get sick and had a good selection of breakfast options including cinnamon rolls and skillets. Safe place right downtown!

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    5 ratingApril 29, 2017

    1603 N Alpine Rd, Rockford, IL 61107

    We love Egg Harbor. Just recently we went to this one. The food as well as the service was exceptional. I love that they give me my own pitcher of water and my own coffee pot. They have a real gluten free menu too, not just a salad page. Highly recommended!

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    5 ratingApril 02, 2017

    1820 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

    This breakfast place is legit! The GF cinnamon rolls are To. Die. For! I also had grits and a spicy jalapeƱo omelette. Worth every bite! Portions are generous, service was good even for a busy Sunday, and good phenomenal! There are tons of GF options. No reactions either.

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    5 ratingMarch 31, 2017

    208 S Hale St, Wheaton, IL 60187

    Love the gluten free cinnamon rolls!

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    5 ratingMarch 22, 2017

    4719 Lower Roswell Rd Suite 210, Marietta, GA 30068

    I have come here before being diagnosed having an allergy to Gluten and the food was great. So I was nervous coming back. I didn't want just four or five things to choose from. Was not disappointed. They have a very charismatic and friendly staff that are knowledgeable about GF. Don't be fooled by the Gluten free pancake options on the regular menu. When you ask for the GF menu be prepared to have 20+ options available. Extremely impressed and I will be back.

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    5 ratingFebruary 13, 2017

    2054 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

    Went there this weekend because of all the positive reviews and the GF menu was great. My daughter would not give up any of her Cinn roll. Let them know right when we walked in that my daughter has Celiac and they knew exactly what to do.

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    5 ratingFebruary 04, 2017

    2054 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

    Love their menu and attentiveness this location moved from Yorktown mall. Gf cinnamon rolls, pancakes you name it it,a heaven

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    5 ratingJanuary 29, 2017

    5920 Roswell Road Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

    GF cinnamon rolls are amazing!!

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    5 ratingJanuary 26, 2017

    125 Lake St, Libertyville, IL 60048

    Love the Gluten Free Cinnamon Roll Breakfast! Have eaten there several times and have never had an issue!

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    5 ratingJanuary 03, 2017

    1310 American Ln, Schaumburg, IL 60173

    Huge menu available. Food comes out on a different color dish than everyone else's. Suggestion though: don't order a hot chocolate or coffee "without graham crackers." Seems barista realized after one shake of the topping.

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    1 ratingJanuary 01, 2017

    208 S Hale St, Wheaton, IL 60187

    My daughter (who has celiac) got glutened here - after ordering and verifying that her order was the gluten free pancakes. I called the restaurant after she got so sick and the manager told me that her plate should have been a different color, indicating that it was a gluten free meal, which all the wait staff should have known. Sadly, we don't feel like it is safe for her to eat here.

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    5 ratingDecember 04, 2016

    10270 Medlock Bridge Rd, Johns Creek, GA 30022

    There is a gluten free menu with lots of delicious options. Try the gluten free cinnamon roll and the bacon you will not be disappointed!

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    5 ratingNovember 06, 2016

    1820 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

    This place ALWAYS satisfys! Now that Ive switched to gluten free (and mostly dairy free) ive tried their GF Cinnamon Roll breakfast. OH. MY. GOD....sooo good! And very filling! GF pancakes are delicious aa well, but im sensitive to them due to the milk/butter. The service is always on point as well. :)

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    5 ratingOctober 16, 2016

    208 S Hale St, Wheaton, IL 60187

    My favorite gf restaurant, lots of breakfast and lunch choices. Staff/kitchen does a good job being careful and labeling plates gf so you know they did it right.

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    5 ratingOctober 08, 2016

    5920 Roswell Road Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

    Huge variety on their menu. Their GF menu had so many options. Even the kids menu had GF options already included on it. Loves the GF pancakes.

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    5 ratingSeptember 23, 2016

    827 Main St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147

    Ordered the gluten free pancakes. Quite good although will request a fruit topping or something on them next time. For those of you from the Chicago area, they use Sweet Ali's flour blend. The Gf menu in general is quite large for a breakfast place which is nice for a change. No reaction and love that they bring gf dishes out on red (instead of white) plates so there's no confusion.

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    1 ratingSeptember 15, 2016

    125 W Main St, Barrington, IL 60010

    Large gf menu. Cross contamination

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    5 ratingSeptember 12, 2016

    827 Main St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147

    We eat here whenever we are in Lake Geneva. I have never had a reaction from there. I love the Cinnamon Roll breakfast!

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    5 ratingSeptember 11, 2016

    1603 N Alpine Rd, Rockford, IL 61107

    Found another Egg Harbor Cafe in Rockford, Illinois...this place rocks. We were in town for a soccer tourney and was able to call ahead and place orders. Every GF order was perfect, no errors! Each came in their own separate container, utensils and all condiments in their own containers as well. A++ for the staff, service and food Make sure you check this place out!

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    1 ratingSeptember 08, 2016

    208 S Hale St, Wheaton, IL 60187

    They say they are gluten sensitive only. They cook the gluten free pancakes right on top of where they cook gluten pancakes. Too bad. Food tastes good.

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    4 ratingSeptember 07, 2016

    208 S Hale St, Wheaton, IL 60187

    GF menu with Sweet Ali's bakery sweets. Some staff is knowledgeable while others seem a little unsure but are willing to check if they don't know. Good spot for breakfast.

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    5 ratingSeptember 03, 2016

    1820 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

    Food was delicious and the service was great!

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    5 ratingSeptember 02, 2016

    1820 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

    This was such a great find; I love this place! My only regret is that I'm only visiting Atlanta, and there is not an Egg Harbor Cafe in Greenville, SC. A gluten free diner's dream, such good food, atmosphere, and service. Wonderful place!

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    5 ratingAugust 28, 2016

    5920 Roswell Road Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

    OMG I had lunch there yesterday. Ordered the GF pancake combo and a cinnamon roll, too. The cinnamon roll was divine. I wanted a whole tray!!!!! Pancakes were great, too!!Potatoes were just average, but the eggs were good with pepper jack cheese.

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    5 ratingAugust 19, 2016

    140 E Wing St, Arlington Heights, IL 60004

    Great gluten free menu. Great for celiac.

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    5 ratingAugust 15, 2016

    5920 Roswell Road Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

    Gf pancakes were awesome!

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    5 ratingAugust 14, 2016

    827 Main St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147

    This place has delicious gluten free food! They are very cautious!

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    5 ratingAugust 14, 2016

    175 W Jackson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540

    GF lobster melt, excellent choice. Many options on the menu. Different colored plate and sticker identifying allergies.

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    5 ratingJuly 31, 2016

    125 Lake St, Libertyville, IL 60048

    great food, good gluten free options, highly recommend

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    5 ratingJuly 22, 2016

    1603 N Alpine Rd, Rockford, IL 61107

    This place has amazing breakfast food !! The gluten free pancakes and the gluten free cinnamon roll breakfast was delicious!!

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    5 ratingJuly 09, 2016

    175 W Jackson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540

    Many Gluten Free options. Your GF selection arrives plated with a sticker so there is no confusion by kitchen or server. Top quality food, prepared carefully, provides a thoroughly enjoyable and Celiac safe dining experience.

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    5 ratingJuly 03, 2016

    1310 American Ln, Schaumburg, IL 60173

    Make a special effort to come here for breakfast food. GF Pancakes, cinnamon rolls, Potatoes, egg dishes galore- they have it all. The excellent coffee and green tea are great compliments to an already awesome meal. We had a group of 9 and service was outstanding. Food came quick and everyone was served a HOT meal. My only regret was not taking pictures of everything we ate. The photos alone could convince any GF CRITIC that good GF food is a reality. 5 stars!

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    1 ratingJune 30, 2016

    10270 Medlock Bridge Rd, Johns Creek, GA 30022

    Unfortunately Egg Harbor can not be trusted. As a family that has 3 celiacs, this restaurant has been a wonderful spot for us to eat without worry of getting sick. They have a gluten free menu and have always been so kind, understanding and careful. Today, we ordered the gluten free pancakes and the lady that brought them out stated that they were gluten free. After a closer inspection, we noticed they neither smelled or looked like the pancakes we usually get. We flagged our waiter down and questioned it, and he assured us they were GF. After my mom took a bite, it was clear they had gluten. Instead of apologizing and admitting the huge mistake, he apologized and started covering himself and almost acting as though we were wrong. The manager said yes there was a mistake and they were in fact regular pancakes. My mom is already feeling the effects and told him she would be very sick because of this mistake. The manager apologized and then handed us the check AND CHARGED US FOR THE PANCAKES! I am in disbelief and SUPER disappointed that we will no longer be able to eat there.

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    4 ratingJune 20, 2016

    157 Yorktown Shopping Center, Lombard, IL 60148

    Very large GF menu with great options. Even though I informed the server that I required GF and I watched her write that on the order, my selection was brought to the table by a different person and had a non-GF muffin on the plate. They apologized and corrected quickly. I have learned the hard way that I always have to be observant of every detail. Other than that slip up, the food was excellent. Will definitely return.

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    5 ratingJune 07, 2016

    5920 Roswell Road Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

    I am celiac and I eat at more than one of their locations often. They make me GF, DF pancakes, French toast and many other things that are great. I highly recommend.

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    5 ratingMay 20, 2016

    777 N York Rd, Hinsdale, IL 60521

    Wonderful experience and food!!!

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    5 ratingMay 15, 2016

    140 Robert T Palmer Dr, Elmhurst, IL 60126

    Best Place Ever! They understood everything I needed.

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    5 ratingMay 13, 2016

    1310 American Ln, Schaumburg, IL 60173

    Great gluten free options! Fast and friendly service. Cinnamon rolls are to die for!

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    5 ratingApril 20, 2016

    827 Main St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147

    Gluten free pancakes!!! So yummy. There is a very decent gluten free menu available. Great meal, no symptoms afterward.

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    5 ratingApril 16, 2016

    777 N York Rd, Hinsdale, IL 60521

    Best Gluten Free breakfast I have had since being diagnosed Celiac. Server was very knowledgeable, and the pancakes were as good as the real deal. They had an 8.5x11 menu covered front and back with options. Very impressed.

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    4 ratingApril 14, 2016

    208 S Hale St, Wheaton, IL 60187

    They have Sweet Ali's gluten free bakery items!

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    5 ratingApril 03, 2016

    5920 Roswell Road Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

    This place was great! We took a trip to Atlanta over the weekend for an expo. We decided on breakfast here because they had lots of gluten free options. I love the atmosphere. It's so down home-y. The staff are very nice and well mannered. The sweet tea comes out in a Mason jar :) I ordered the gluten free cinnamon roll with scrambled eggs, bacon, and cheese grits. The only disappointment was that the cinnamon roll was a little on the small side, BUT IT WAS AMAZING! The best cinnamon roll I've ever had, gluten free or not. It was so buttery and soft, and the icing was perfect. Cheese grits were good, eggs and bacon were average. They do very well at making sure everything is clear from cross contamination (the server said they literally wipe down everything and have dedicated pans for gluten free). All in all, I really enjoyed eating here. I wish there was one closer to home cause I'd eat there all the time. Definitely stop by if you're in the neighborhood! There's more than one location!

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    5 ratingMarch 25, 2016

    1820 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

    Cannot express how much I love this place!! The gluten free pancakes are delicious and the GF cinnamon roll??? Oh my gosh. So yummy. The staff is incredibly nice every time I come. I've now made this my breakfast stop on the days I don't work from home, so I'm here 2-3 times a week and I've been coming for about a month now. Haven't gotten sick once and I have zero complaints!

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    5 ratingMarch 20, 2016

    10270 Medlock Bridge Rd, Johns Creek, GA 30022

    Exceptional service, large selection of gluten free items on menu. Pancakes can be dairy free but none of the pancakes or cinnamon rolls could be egg free. I tried the gf pancakes, thick cut bacon, and applesauce and it was phenomenal! Highly recommend if you are anywhere near Atlanta! Very attentive and patient with questions.

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    4 ratingMarch 05, 2016

    477 S 3rd St, Geneva, IL 60134

    Large gluten free menu!! Food was excellent and staff was very knowledgeable regarding celiac/ gluten free cooking.

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    5 ratingMarch 05, 2016

    175 W Jackson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540

    Loved the gf cinnamon rolls! Also enjoyed how gluten free foods are put on different colored plates!

Gluten-Free Features

  • Bread/Buns
  • Burgers
  • Celiac Friendly
  • Cinnamon Rolls
  • Gluten Free Menu
  • Pancakes
  • Sandwiches

Categories

  • Breakfast
  • Cafe
  • Kid Friendly
  • Lunch
Monday
6:30 am - 2 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 2 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 2 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 2 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 2 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 2 pm
Sunday
6:30 am - 2 pm
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