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Glen Oak Restaurant

) #38 of 74 Restaurants in Glen Ellyn ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American
479 Pennsylvania Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4441
+1 630-469-6262
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good37%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible2%
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479 Pennsylvania Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4441
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Reviews (46)
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Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

A local restaurant operated by members of the same family since opening umpteen years ago. Recently renovated. Nice updated menu. Good food and good service. Very dependable and a nice place for breakfast or lunch. Many locals go at least weekly, some daily. So it...More

Thank MaryFrances1223
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Food is ok, not great. Spotty service. OK for an inexpensive meal in a sit-down location. Have a limited alcohol offering. No real bar.

Thank Nanster630
Reviewed 11 April 2016

The classic breakfast diner with all the expected menu options. Family owned and super friendly staff. Very kids friendly.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I like going here because I can get anything from a salad, to steak, to breakfast, to desserts. Good prices too.

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We tried this diner style place for lunch. I almost rated it a three, but the rotten strawberries with my egg dish lowered my rating to a two. Any place that would cut up and serve such poor looking fruit obviously does not put much...More

1  Thank bhappy50
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Glen Oak is a great place to bring your family and eat relatively cheap. The food there is average, unless you have the crepes which are excellent. The place is clean and the staff is friendly. It's located near the downtown which is nice if...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 23 November 2015

How often do you complain about getting too much food on a plate? Well, here is one example. I wish the breakfast dishes were a bit smaller in terms of food on the plate, but made with a bit more care and pizzazz. The old...More

1  Thank JohnGilardi
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

My first time! Skillets are great! Good service, fair prices, family oriented but good for conversation. Disappointed with the coffee, it was too weak, hopefully it's not always like that.

Thank JazminSchroeder
Reviewed 6 July 2015

We have dined at Glen Oak as guests several times. We recently ate in the restaurant on a holiday weekend. The seating was quick, and the initial water and drink service was swift. Our table ordered individual glasses of white and red wine, and the...More

Thank TJouer
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Glen Oak is a longtime institution in Glen Ellyn. It is a pleasant, coffee-shop type of menu and environment. You can count on good service, not flashy but nicely prepared food and conversation-friendly. There's not a whole lot more to say about it, but I...More

Thank cheryls741
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 479 Pennsylvania Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4441
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Glen Ellyn
  • Phone Number: +1 630-469-6262
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