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Walker Bros. Original Pancake House-Arlington Hts

825 W Dundee Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1417
+1 847-392-6600
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“pancakes” (79 reviews)
“german pancake” (10 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
825 W Dundee Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1417
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The owners of this establishment must be the best salesman and marketers in America. They have managed to convince people through some strange placebo effect that they are a high-class top-of-the-line breakfast place when in fact they are nothing but a glorified IHOP. People rant...More

Thank PartyPerks C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Swedish pancakes are the best, with lingonberries as though you were in Stockholm. My husband and I for a real treat share the apple pancake which is huge. Their eggs and bacon are the best and the coffee always hot and it keeps being...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walker Brothers is our favorite pancake house. They have pancakes of many types, including apple pancake (it's too big for me), Dutch pancake (I get the smaller version, Dutch Baby), various filled pancakes (blueberry, etc) and Swedish pancakes. They also have egg dishes (Omelets, etc),...More

Thank William T
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

One of the crucial parts of a visit to Chicago (I now live in Florida) is the cuisine, and Walker Bros. is a key stop. Danish Gardens, omelets, apple pancake. Etc are all to die for. When I lived here it was almost a weekly...More

Thank JordanS8
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

It's the perfect place to go for pancakes. I especially love the Dutch baby pancake A person can also pick up a pancake ready to cook at home.

Thank Tippy424
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Free parking lot. Stairs or ramp to get in. Gorgeous inside features lots of wood, stained glass, 1930's and Victorian themed glass and art work. Tables and booths available. Large space. Clean. We visited mid evening, only two other tables were filled at the time....More

Thank Amy Ryann R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We actually drive 6 miles to Walker Bros. because it is the only place near us that seems to have pancakes that are not made from a fake mix full of artificial ingredients. I also pay an extra fee for their buckwheat pancake side when...More

Thank Icare2oomuch
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This place beats IHOP hands down, the menu is extensive, with delightful options, the wait staff out of this world and attentive and the place is just beautiful. My husband had the Santa Fe omelette and said that it was actually spicy, I had the...More

Thank Adrienne G
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Been a few times thinking what am I missing. This place always looks like it would be a great breakfast place. They supposedly tout their apple pancakes - even sell them for take home and reheat. Twice I've tried them at two locations now, Schaumburg...More

Thank fitzclaire03
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to try this place after hearing how good it was. The blueberry pancakes were amazing and you could tell the blueberries were fresh. For two of us to go to a nice place for only $20 is pretty impressive

Thank Colleen C
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Alas, they do not take reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 825 W Dundee Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1417
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-392-6600
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