About Us

Since 1966, Golden Nugget Pancake House has been the go-to diner destination for the Chicagoland area. With a huge variety of classic breakfast choices available 24 hours a day, there's something for everyone at this hot spot, available any time!

Try our famous buttermilk pancakes, hot and fluffy and fresh from the skillet. Topped with a dollop of butter and sweet maple syrup, and served with a side of crispy bacon, there's no better way to start (or end) your day!

With seven locations throughout Chicago, it's the most convenient and delicious place to grab breakfast, lunch, or dinner! So take advantage of our great deal and get over to Golden Nugget Pancake House today.

 

ONLY THE BEST FOR OUR GUESTS

  • Our coffee is fresh-brewed 100% Columbian, not a blend
  • Our Eggs are USDA Certified extra-large grade AA
  • We pour 100% pure orange juice, no preservatives, never frozen or from concentrate
  • Our fruit compotes are homemade, never from a can
  • We're proud to serve 100%

Certified Angus Beef™

  • and top quality Oscar Mayer bacon and sausage
  • Since 1966 we have been mixin' up our own buttermilk pancake batter from flour and buttermilk, no preservatives, no boxes!
  • Our home fries and hashbrowns are hand cut daily from fresh peeled potatoes, never frozen

Golden Nuggets are a staple in Chicago. When I was a teen in the suburbs we would always go to a Golden Nuggetafter coming to Chicago for concerts
I love the Golden Nugget. Any Golden Nugget.
You must try the french toast!

It is great food in a comfy quiet place at it's best and you get cookies with your coco. What more could you want?

Join the Golden Empire and eat at Chicago's favorite breakfast joint! With famous pancakes, waffles, and other breakfast favorites, the Golden Nugget Pancake House has everything you're looking for in a classic Chicago family restaurant come in and see for yourself what makes this restaurant such a local favorite!

Since 1966, Golden Nugget Pancake House has been the go-to diner destination for the Chicagoland area. With a huge variety of classic breakfast choices available 24 hours a day, there's something for everyone at this hot spot, available any time!

Try their famous buttermilk pancakes, hot and fluffy and fresh from the skillet. Topped with a dollop of butter and sweet maple syrup, and served with a side of crispy bacon, there's no better way to start (or end) your day!

With seven locations throughout Chicago, it's the most convenient and delicious place to grab breakfast, lunch, or dinner! So take advantage of our great deal and get over to Golden Nugget Pancake House today.


REVIEWS
Golden Nugget Pancake House scores 3.5 Stars, with 46 reviews on Yelp!

"Great friendly staff and opened really late! Wish there was one in the suburbs!"--Ransel G., Yelp,8/16/10

"I have to say their pancakes are pretty good! It very light, fluffy, and quite tasty! I definitely recommend their pancakes."--Demetrio P., Yelp, 4/20/10