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Elly's Pancake House Chicago

101 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610-1302
+1 312-643-2300
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (19 reviews)
“crepes” (18 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
101 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610-1302
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

It’s no longer in business on 27th Aug 2017. Someone should take this down soon because my friends and I walked several miles just to eat this restaurant. Only to have found that it’s closed!!!

Thank 171lydiat
Reviewed 10 September 2017

My wife and I couldn't believe it. We were walking by Elly's Pancake House at 101 West North Avenue, at the southwest corner of Clark Street and North Avenue, and I noticed a sign in the window. Elly's is closing. Its last meal would be...More

1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We are from out of town and ate here before. The food / service was great, so we were looking forward to another visit. When we pulled up the place was shut down with a note saying they were closed for good :(

Thank Ali A
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Was not sure whether to have an omelette or pancakes... So I had both! Fantastic food good value for money.

Thank Adam G
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Breakfast draws big crowds to Elly's Pancake House at 101 West North Avenue, at the southwest corner of Clark and North, across the street from the Chicago History Museum and the Latin School, especially on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Because Elly's is so convenient--my wife...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Elly's is one of few and best places for lunch in Jefferson Park. Very good for vegetarians and meat lovers as well. Portions are huge , so I always end up caring a box with leftovers home. Clean place and a lot of seating including...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Huge portions of good food served by very friendly people. Decent prices. Exactly what we were looking for.

Thank jbwachs
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Food was wonderful and the wait staff very helpful. Generous portions and fast service. You might want to share a plate if you have a small appetite.

1  Thank K T
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Several of us stopped at Elly's Pancake House and we were seated immediately I ordered a patty melt with a side of cole slaw only. The cole slaw was really delicious and the patty melt was done just right - medium rare. Our server, Paola,...More

1  Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 10 July 2017

OK, by the look of their menu and the number of people eating there, I should have had a better experience. Asked for one entree and got another, bacon was not the cooked the way I requested, and the rye toast was too thick. I...More

1  Thank toujoursparis1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610-1302
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-643-2300
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