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Lumes Pancake House INC

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11601 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60643-4729
+1 773-233-2323
06:00 - 16:00
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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147 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I was here before work and it was my first time and the food was good for a breakfast spot. The food was plentiful and wash room was clean. i will return and try lunch next time.

Thank Bertram C
Dallas, Texas
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

My son and I visited Lumes for the first time after his aunt's funeral. When we finally found the place (tourists in the Chi), we made it just before closing. BUT THE STAFF were absolutely awesome. They cared NOT that we strolled in just before closing. The host was so accommodating and friendly. The food was freaky fast (like Jimmy... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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58 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Took the wife for wedding annivesary and a couple of close friends. We had a great meal this was thier first time there and they were very happy evreyone enjoyed the selection. this is one of my favorite places and I will be back.

Thank phmasonb1
Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Terrific breakfast place. Very busy and sometimes parking is limited. Extensive menu, great service! Last went there on Mother's Day.

Thank Buzz P
Chicago, Illinois
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89 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This is a neighborhood restaurant & I use to love eating there. The pancakes are good and the accompaniments are good as well. I receommend having breakfast here.

Thank KiKi S
Crete, Illinois, United States
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128 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

When out out dining, the atmosphere is just as important as the cuisine. That being said, our portions were healthy and quality was descent. Of special note, is the Mayan Skillet featuring Chorizo, onions, potatoes, fresh avocado, fresh jalapeño, and eggs prepared to liking. The highlight of the experience. My wife like the taste she had over her Southwest Omelette,... More 

Thank Clinton W
Rancho Cucamonga, California
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Saturday at 10:30am: very crowded, the waiting area spilled outside, the small parking lot was full. If you're going during peak hours, prepare to park across the street or around the corner. I eagerly took this to indicate the food would be great. It wasn't. It was average with generous portions. I had a Belgium waffle which lacked flavor, scrambled... More 

Thank Kathie M
Chicago, Illinois
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257 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2010

Nothing special, nothing bad but a lot of local love this place. We think there are better options nearby.

1 Thank RitaLyC

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11601 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60643-4729
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-233-2323

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