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Family Affair Restaurant

2061 W Galena Ave, Business 20 West, Freeport, IL 61032-3011
+1 815-232-2133
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  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Diner
2061 W Galena Ave, Business 20 West, Freeport, IL 61032-3011
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

It is a good place to eat if you enjoy breakfast food. the price is affordable so you do get value for your buck. The food is good. The service is gracious. The speed of service is pretty good. Overall a good place when you...More

Thank foodlovers316
Reviewed 6 December 2016

One of three 'diners' in Freeport, this one is tied with Big Apple (used to be above it) for me. Full menu, decent portion sizes, fair pricing (be sure to ask for the Farm Bureau discount if you're eligible BEFORE ordering). Service is off and...More

Thank carolec138
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Visiting family in the area who are regulars here. Breakfast served all day, the skillets are huge, the food cooked to perfection and the portions large. Very fast and very friendly service. Nice atmosphere. Will likely eat breakfast here every day of our stay.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch. Love that breakfast served all day. Waitress was good, coffee always kept full. Would recommend.

Thank lynnea1967
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We go here periodically. We Herbert have the chicken fajitas for two. I love great the sizzle of the meat, innings and green peppers when they brunch it out too out thanks. You have to out the fajitas together yourself, but that is fun and...More

Thank VondaV
Reviewed 5 March 2016

From the time you walk in the door you are treated like family by the cafe staff, the patrons are like friends and neighbors, always a pleasant smile and hello. The Cafe is located on Bus. 20 West of town. A place you don't want...More

Thank 1NICE91
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

What can I say been here with the family many times, food is always good, service is always quick, the price is always right.

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was close to my downtown hotel so I stopped in for breakfast at 10:30 on a Saturday morning. Place was crowded and clearly a local favorite. I was able to be seated right away but while I was there I noticed several occasions...More

Thank ChiWeather
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We were just passing and this place looked fab, like a traditional local family diner and we weren't disappointed. This was a fabulous fined. We had the veggie omelette and tuna me,t, both were excellent and you got absolutely loads of food which was very...More

Thank Beverley P
Reviewed 16 February 2015 via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast and was greated by a very friendly wait staff and varied menu. Though inside it appears a bit dated the homey atmosphere, great food, and inexpensive menu makes you overlook these things. I had 2 eggs, hash browns, toast and coffee...More

Thank Kurt M
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$2 - US$10
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
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06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2061 W Galena Ave, Business 20 West, Freeport, IL 61032-3011
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 815-232-2133
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Family Affair Restaurant, in Freeport, IL, has been owned and operated by the Ugalde family for more than 20 years. Consistency is our goal, and we constantly strive to make your family dining with us an escape from the same old humdrum! We aim to enhance service as well as maintain tasty, quality breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert with plentiful portions at affordable prices. You will find our new menus easier to read and will also enjoy our newly added meals with low prices.
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