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Red Apple Pancake House & Cafe of Palatine

2121 Plum Grove Rd, Palatine, IL 60067-7260
+1 847-925-8048
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“french toast” (6 reviews)
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2121 Plum Grove Rd, Palatine, IL 60067-7260
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Reviews (75)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favorite brunch place. I love California omelette with avocado, cheese, mushrooms etc. Compared to iHop, this is a much better upscale restaurant with healthy menu items.

Thank sougatad332
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite breakfast restaurant. Everything is made fresh each day. Many interesting daily & seasonal specials. We love the pumpkin pancakes.

Thank Janet M
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Drove about 12 miles to try this place; I was enamored of the idea of crepes stuffed with a sweet cherry cheese mix, served with Michigan cherries and Walnuts on the outside. I also new I had to balance the (expected) cloying sweetness of this...More

Thank sandbag7
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Red Apple is a great place to stop for breakfast and lunch when you want a meal without a lot fuss and without breaking the bank. The staff is accommodating and friendly and the menu has a lot of options. They even have a low...More

Thank MarilynnT991
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The most perfect breakfast place I have been to in a long time. Fluffy omelettes and skillets were cooked to order along with yummy waffles and French toast made right!! Great service too!!

Thank jenniferlynn60171
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Red Apple is one of six breakfast restaurants in Palatine, IL. So, how does Red Apple stand out? Friendly efficient service and a menu that offers more choices than all the others. The food is consistently good and you get plenty of it. The atmosphere...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We're regulars, always consistent great food. Soup is delicious and the servers are always friendly.

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Breakfast places are all over the place so its hard to find ones that differentiate themselves. Red Apple is easily one of the best I've ever eaten at. Their pumpkin pancakes are OUT OF THIS WORLD! Prices are extremely reasonable and I PROMISE you will...More

Thank nmk85roll
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Great little restaurant right near Rolling Meadows/ Palatine border.   The Red Apple is a gem.  The food is very good,  the place is clean,  and the staff is friendly and efficient.  The front half of the restaurant runs warm and the back runs cold. ...More

Thank metalelement
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I recently saw this restaurant on trip adivisor and was in the area so I dropped by. Wow was I impressed. The wait staff was excellent. The food was delicious. The menu offered a great variety of breakfast and lunch offerings. The place was busy...More

Thank bLiselotte
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2121 Plum Grove Rd, Palatine, IL 60067-7260
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Palatine
  • Phone Number: +1 847-925-8048
  • E-mail
conveniently located, excellent food, comfortable restaurant
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