Under Contract

Longstanding Breakfast & Lunch Restaurant w/Gaming Parlor Next Door – 65 Years!

Staple In The Community - Beloved Institution - Old School Great - An Icon In The Western Suburbs

Western Suburb of Chicago, IL

Share This Listing, Choose Your Platform!

Food Type: Breakfast & Lunch/Brunch, Liquor License, Video Gaming

Service Type: Full Service

Business Type: Independent

Sale Type: Business For Sale

Asking Price: $159,000

Gross Sales: $566,652

Net Operating Income: $(Contact For)

Monthly Rent: $5,200

Lease Expiration: 01/2026

Lease Options: One 5-Year Option

Year Established: 1959

Owner Operated: Yes

Seller Financing: No

Summary:

Offering a delicious menu of pancakes, waffles, omelets, crepes, French toast and sandwiches for breakfast. As well as tasty create-your-own burgers, melts, clubs, sandwiches and salads for lunch. Plus, their brunch includes a wide selection of mimosas, bloody mary’s, boozy coffee, a breakfast paloma and other seasonal specials.

Full-service restaurant. Serving breakfast, brunch and lunch, plus catering for pickup or delivery (over 200 catering contacts included). Dine-in, carryout or pickup. Online ordering also available. And a loyalty program.

Warm and inviting interior. Features gorgeous woodwork and vintage charm. Plus, ample seating at both tables and booths in their 2 dining rooms. And a fully equipped kitchen.

Asking price also includes its private gaming parlor next door with 6 video gaming machines, small bar, seating, TVs, ATM and its own outside entrance. 2023 gaming revenue (location’s take) $94,788!

Well established for over 65 years! Family owned and operated for 6 generations - currently by the grandson. Independent - no royalty, advertising or transfer fees. Currently semi-absentee owned and operated with a well-trained experienced staff in place. Limited financials - only POS reports.

Feel free to stop by the location as a customer first. This is a HIGHLY confidential listing, please DO NOT talk to any of the owners, employees or patrons. If interested, contact EatZ for more information. Showings by appointment only outside of business hours.

Competition:

Offering a fantastic selection of phenomenal breakfast and lunch classics. Original made-from-scratch recipes. Specializing in amazing fluffy pancakes and omelets. Everything made in-house. Outstanding real homemade comfort food. And fresh coffee. One of the best breakfasts in Chicagoland. Charming interior - has the homey feeling of grandma’s house. Plus, top notch catering for meetings, events, parties and holidays. Known for their awesome food and wonderful service!

Famous for their baked German Dutch pancake. Featured on Chicago’s Best!

Growth and Expansion:

Local favorite pancake shoppe. Best pancakes around. Boasts over 6 generations of stories and traditions. Staple in the community. Beloved institution. Old school great. Area gem. An icon in the western suburbs. THE go-to spot for exceptional food. Tons of regulars for generations. Customers come from near and far!

Highly rated and recommended, excellent reputation to continue to build upon for another 65 years!

Location:

Prime corner retail space in a busy plaza at the intersection of two major thoroughfares lined with businesses and retailers, plus high traffic counts. Also, surrounded by a dense residential area!

County: DuPage

Facilities:

Lease Information: Leased space $5,200/mth gross (also includes garbage). Current lease expires Jan 2026 with one 5-year option.

Square Feet: 3,700.

Seating: 140.

Days/Hrs of Operation: Restaurant - Tu-Su 6:30a-2p (Closed Mondays). Gaming Parlor - Daily 6:30a-12m.

Real Estate: Leased.

Value of FF&E: Included In Asking Price (Valued at $100,000).

Value of Inventory: $5,000 (Not Included In Asking Price).

Number of Employees: 5 Full-Time & 8 Part-Time.

Support/Training: Two weeks on-site comprehensive training.

Seller Financing Available: No.

Reason for Selling: Downsizing.

Independent Restaurant Geneva, IL - In Its Historic Downtown Shopping District!
Luxury Salon & Spa Northwest Suburb of Chicago - High Income Area!