Chef and food critic James Beard named Walker Brothers Original Pancake House as one of the top ten "best" in America. The restaurant was recognized by USA Today as one of the "Top Ten Pancake Restaurants in the Nation. Zagat recognized them as a Chicago's "best breakfast - bar none" and the "North and Northwest Suburban Family Favorite." Chicago magazine presented them with the Critic's Choice Award for the "best breakfast" around.
At 620 Central Ave. in Highland Park (there are other locations as well),the fact that there is always a line out the door and this place was mentioned in Mean Girls says a lot about the quality of their food.
Happy Wanderer and seasoned traveler. Currently in San Miguel de Allende for food project. Mother of one talented and funny son. Runner/cyclist/athlete. Award winning, published and exhibited photographer. Into breakfast, dark chocolate and white wine. Loves to cook. Owns a million swimsuits. Sings in the shower. Blows bubbles and follows shooting stars. St Maarten is my “leave me there” place. There is nothing better than running up the tunnel on Saturday morning across the street from the Drake and seeing the Chicago skyline. Love the color white and if it’s not a color – I pick red. Always up for a new adventure… I can have my bags packed in 5 minutes. Mexican in my past life and Italian in my next. All of my best memories in life have been at the beach.Love Life and never look back!