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Family Restaurants

From delicious Chicago-style pizza joints to old-school diners, you can find some great family-owned, family-oriented restaurants in the Aurora Area that are great for groups.

A&W Family Restaurant A&W Family Restaurant
Remember the days when great-tasting food was made-to-order with quality ingredients and always served up with a frosty mug and a warm smile? Well, th...View Details
Andre's Restaurant Andre's Restaurant
Andres Restaurant has been serving hot and fresh American and Spanish cuisine for breakfast and lunch since 2007. They offer excel...View Details
Apple Villa Famous Pancake House Apple Villa Famous Pancake House
From the eggs benedict topped with rich hollandaise to the fresh squeezed orange and grapefruit juices all are prepared fresh daily. Apple Villa is al...View Details
Ari's Kitchen Co. Ari's Kitchen Co.
Real food for real people! Breakfast and lunch. Clean, elbow room and wallet friendly....View Details
Aurora Pancake House Aurora Pancake House
The Aurora Pancake House & More is a destination eatery in the heart of Aurora. New owners Armando Silva and Jesus Arceo have kept the restaurant&...View Details
Banana Split Banana Split
Banana Split Inc. is a seasonal soft serve ice cream store, with walk up service located across from Garfield Park in Aurora. They are open daily from...View Details
Basils Greek Dining Basils Greek Dining
Blending old world tradition with culinary flair and innovations, this is a celebration of Mediterranean Cuisine. Named after the "royal" he...View Details
Batavia Creamery Batavia Creamery
Enjoy 48 premium flavors of ice cream and sherbet (over 150 flavors rotated)! Kid-approved flavors. Non-dairy sherbet options. Homemade waffle cones. ...View Details
Batavia Diner 2
Family-friendly diner serving breakfast and lunch. Stop by for a cup of fresh, rich, hot coffee. Special requests happily accommodated. "Huge Gyr...View Details
Batavia Diner Inc.
Batavia Diner Inc is a family freindly restaurant. Come and enjoy a happy meal with great quality meals...View Details
Big Apple Bagels Big Apple Bagels
Made-from-scratch bagels and My Favorite Muffin® gourmet muffins. Sandwiches are made with the finest quality deli meats, which are hand-sliced and pi...View Details
Blueberry Hill Breakfast Cafe Blueberry Hill Breakfast Cafe
At Blueberry Hill they agree that Mom was right when she made sure you left the house with a good breakfast in the morning. That is why they strive to...View Details
Brenda's Frozen Custard Brenda's Frozen Custard
Hot dogs, fast food, sandwiches and the best frozen custard you can buy! Photo: mouth-watering Turtle Pie....View Details
Brother's Restaurant and Lounge Brother's Restaurant and Lounge
Family dining, pool and pub specializing in their iconic Beef Roll. Brother's has been a community icon for over forty years. Come on in and make ...View Details
Bulldog's Red Hots
Located near the Riverwalk for your convenience....View Details
Colonial Café Colonial Café
Local ice-cream-parlor chain serving sundaes & malts, plus breakfast & home-style American fare. Home of the Kitchen Sink! Colonial Cafe started...View Details
Daddio's Diner Daddio's Diner
Daddio's prides themselves on comfort food, hometown camaraderie, and a great bang for your buck. Voted "#1 Diner in the Fox Valley" in 2013 and 2014 ...View Details
Dairy Joy Drive In Dairy Joy Drive In
Situated on the historic Lincoln Highway Dairy Joy is much more than an old-fashioned ice cream parlor or hamburger joint. Dairy Joy is a unique one-o...View Details
Dearborn's Cafe Dearborn's Cafe
This newly renovated and re-opened restaurant is earning rave 5-STAR reviews for their great food and great service! "Thank you" to Facebook user:...View Details
Domo 77 Domo 77
Japanese cuisine and karaoke nightlife. Steak, seafood and sushi....View Details
Don Walker's Sandwich Center Don Walker's Sandwich Center
A stop in Aurora for over 50 years. Known for the Best Italian Beef in town, not to mention a variety of other delicious sandwiches and sides....View Details
Double Yolk Pancake House & Restaurant Double Yolk Pancake House & Restaurant
Finding a brunch spot as delicious as Double Yolk is about as rare as finding a double yolk in an egg. With homemade corned beef hash, the shamrock be...View Details
Eddie's Pizza & Pub Eddie's Pizza & Pub
Friends and family will enjoy their pizza with their choice of crust. Ultra thin, deep dish or anything in between, Eddie's se...View Details
Fireside Grille Fireside Grille
Fireside Grille offers a ski-lodge feel, with two fireplaces and a warm, wooden cathedral ceiling. The cozy yet classy atmosphere lends itself to dinn...View Details
Foxy's Ice Cream and Restaurant Foxy's Ice Cream and Restaurant
When you're at Bicentennial Riverfront Park in Downtown Yorkville, you must visit Foxy's for a hand-dipped ice cream cone. Unique flavors...View Details
Gene's Chicken & Pizza & Seafood Gene's Chicken & Pizza & Seafood
Gene's specializes in carry-out chicken, pizza and seafood. Enjoy beef rolls, gyros, burgers, soft-serve ice cream year-round and fresh salad bar....View Details
George's Family Restaurant George's Family Restaurant
George's Family Restaurant is family owned and operated. It has been serving Home-Style Cooking for over four decades. The menu features Home-Styl...View Details
Grandma's Table Family Restaurant
Easygoing restaurant doling out hearty portions of American food, including all-day breakfast....View Details
Harner's Bakery, Restaurant & Catering Harner's Bakery, Restaurant & Catering
You can taste it in the air! Sweet bakery goods, cakes, cookies, donuts and spices. Well-known throughout the Fox Valley area Harner's has been kickin...View Details
Harvester Café
The restaurant is open 7 days a week from 6:00 am until 3:00 pm. The menu includes both breakfast and lunch items. Breakfast menu items: Eggs O...View Details
Hinckley Café Hinckley Café
Hinckley Café provides a cozy café feeling with daily specials and homemade soups served by friendly staff in a family atmosphere. A mus...View Details
Ivana's Cafe Ivana's Cafe
New restaurant! Proudly serving daily polish specials like pierogies, smoked polish sausage, cheese blintzes, potato pancakes and many more. Try thier...View Details
Jake's Bagels & Deli Jake's Bagels & Deli
Jake’s Bagels & Deli has some pretty amazing breakfast and lunch sandwiches that are, you guessed it, served on their fantastic bagels....View Details
Johnny K's Johnny K's
Johnny K’s is a Chicago Style Restaurant owned by a brother and sister team, Johnny and Kristy. Opened July 2, 2003, Johnny K’s has been bringing Chic...View Details
Limestone Coffee & Tea Limestone Coffee & Tea
Limestone Coffee & Tea is a gathering place to converse, read, be with friends, relax, work or have a meeting in the office away from the office, and ...View Details
Luigi's Pizza & Fun Center Luigi's Pizza & Fun Center
Family fun is the #1 priority at Luigi’s. Their extensive menu caters to every occasion; from bridal showers to birthday parties. All ages will enjoy ...View Details
Lumes Pancake House & Restaurant
Local diner chain dishing eggs, baked pancakes and more, plus lunch. Open for dinner Wednesday to Saturday....View Details
Maxfield's Pancake House & Restaurant Maxfield's Pancake House & Restaurant
Maxfields is a family restaurant serving hearty and affordably priced portions, open for breakfast and lunch from 7am-3pm....View Details
Mother's Pancake House Mother's Pancake House
Basic American restaurant serving salads, broasted chicken, steaks, breakfast, lunch and dinner....View Details
Nicky's Red Hots Nicky's Red Hots
Family-run eatery offering American and Greek fare like ribs, gyros & burgers, plus a drive-thru....View Details
Nikkary's Restaurant Nikkary's Restaurant
Old-school American diner cooking up breakfast all day plus soup and sandwiches for lunch....View Details
Noodles & Company Noodles & Company
 Globally inspired dishes including noodles, soups and salads, come together to create a World Kitchen experience....View Details
Oberweis Dairy, Inc. Oberweis Dairy, Inc.
Today, the third and fourth generations of the Oberweis family operate the dairy that carries the family name and that makes their super premium ice c...View Details
Pal Joey's Pal Joey's
Pal Joey's has prided itself with a pizza that has remained consistent throughout its 32 year history. The pizza was given 4 stars by Chicago Tribune ...View Details
Papa Bear Restaurant Papa Bear Restaurant
Conveniently located across the street from the Chicago Premium Outlets, Papa Bear Restaurant offers a wide variety menu for breakfast, lunch or ...View Details
Pomegranate Café Pomegranate Café
America is obsessed with bacon. We all know this. Which is why Pomegranate Restaurant’s bacon waffle just makes so much sense. If bacon’s not your thi...View Details
Reuland Food Services Deli / Catering Reuland Food Services Deli / Catering
Fill Your Belly At Reuland's Deli: Individual dinners from roast beef sandwiches to chicken kiev, potatoes, vegetable, roll & butter, bulk salads &...View Details
River's Edge Café River's Edge Café
More than just a cup of coffee; a place for minds to meet right here in Downtown Aurora. A well-made latte paired with a scrumptious sandwich? Yes, pl...View Details
Roadhouse Country Restaurant Bar and Grill Roadhouse Country Restaurant Bar and Grill
The Roadhouse was Runner Up in the Culinary Champions competition for Best Soup for their delicious, like-none-other "Grandmas Homemade Chicken 'n Dum...View Details
Run-A-Way Restaurant
A family-run restaurant with a welcoming atmosphere serving a variety of food....View Details
Shrimpy's Shrimpy's
New Cajun Seafood restaurant near Fox Valley Mall. Rumor has it they fly in their seafood daily. It has been said, "Order one of the bags. You won't b...View Details
Silver Dollars Restaurant Silver Dollars Restaurant
Family-owned Silver Dollars Restaurant is well known in the community for providing excellent breakfast, lunch and dinner specials, including unique d...View Details
Smokey's Wood Pit BBQ Smokey's Wood Pit BBQ
Smokey's Wood Pit features Chicago Style Favorites and Authentic BBQ slow cooked and smoked in house. Our family is proud to serve our friends and nei...View Details
South Moon Barbeque South Moon Barbeque
Fantastic southern-style BBQ!! Aurora Area Champion for the best BBQ and winner of one of Chicago's Best TV's Top 10 Places To Get Your Pork Fix in Ch...View Details
South Moon Barbeque - Sandwich South Moon Barbeque - Sandwich
Fantastic southern-style BBQ! Owned by award-winning South Moon BBQ Hinckley, Culinary Champion for the best BBQ and winner of one of Chicago's Be...View Details
South Moon BBQ at the Mill South Moon BBQ at the Mill
Culinary Champion for best area BBQ opening new and expanded location in the Historic Montgomery Mill....View Details
Southern Belles Pancake House Southern Belles Pancake House
Breakfast is the passion of Southern Belle's Pancake House. They use only the finest and freshest ingredients to create a meal that will fill your bel...View Details
Sunfield's Restaurant
This family restaurant satisfies appetites for either breakfast, lunch or dinner. Try their eggs, pancakes and steak!...View Details
The Patio of Aurora The Patio of Aurora
For over 35 years The Patio's commitment to quality, consistency and value have made them the perfect choice for family dining. From award-winning bar...View Details
Whitetail Ridge Restaurant Whitetail Ridge Restaurant
Situated among the rich turf at Whitetail Ridge Golf Club this is the perfect venue for wedding parties, luncheons, meetings or a Sunday Brunch. Mothe...View Details

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