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Brunch Cafe

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Mchenry 414 South Route 31,, McHenry, IL 60050-5419
+1 815-344-4055
06:30 - 14:30
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Two couples met for lunch. Staff was pleasant. We were seated quickly. Service was quick & cordial. Each of us had different meals, all of which were sizable and tasty. Two of us had signature salads. The "Berry Chicken" salad was tremendous- filled with fresh raspberries, strawberries, blueberries, pecans, topped with a blueberry pomegranate vinaigrette! The Chicken Bruschetta salad was... More 

Thank Jerry M
Crystal Lake
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu is outstanding! Gourmet breakfast and lunch. Offer 3 specials everyday! The owners are almost always onsite!

1 Thank cpayton25
Wonder Lake, Illinois
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

great place for breakfast or lunch. We went late morning so some got breakfast and some got lunch. Many items on menu were different than a simple cafe. Many nice things to choose from.

1 Thank Sharon M
Gurnee, Illinois
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I come to this restaurant at least once a month. The carrot cake pancakes and blueberry bliss pancakes are addictive (as is that vanilla bean glaze in general). I also will get the steak skillet. It is very hearty and they use a good quality steak and don't overcook it. Love this place. Beware of long waits during popular brunch... More 

1 Thank blondexatxhart
McHenry, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I'm so pleased with the food, the selection and the service. Every time I go in there is something interesting to try, it's hard to make up my mind. It can be pricey, but well worth it. Service is spot on, the wait staff is always eager to serve you.

1 Thank Margevercillo
McHenry, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Best places to eat ever. Generous amounts of food. Waitress staff is very helpful and friendly. awesome!!

1 Thank 484jakek
Round Lake, Illinois
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75 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Brunch cafe is well known for its great food prices the service is outstanding and the staff always makes you feel welcome. It's located in Older building but it is #1 !

Thank Jerry L
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I came here with my boyfriend last weekend. Our server, I don't remember her name, Gabe is excellent service and was the sweetest. There was a broad selection and variety of food. Their serving portions are big and the food was delicious. We got an egg crepe and a skillet that came with pancakes on the side.

1 Thank maira s
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Breakfast here has always been excellent. Great variety on the menu and prices are reasonable. Extremely crowded on the weekend, so keep that in mind when going.

Thank Sharon B
South Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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226 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

I was told by family that this stop was a must! They were right. The breakfast was amazing. The menu has so many choices even for the picky eater will be happy. I will go again and again when I travel down here. Lovely time.

1 Thank t d

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mchenry 414 South Route 31,, McHenry, IL 60050-5419
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  McHenry
  • Phone Number: +1 815-344-4055

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?