Alscafe

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    Inspired. Fresh. Delicious.

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    Crave. Indulge. Delight.

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    Authentically Crafted Entrees

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    Wine, Beer & Spirits

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    Casual. Contemporary.
    Uniquely Al’s.

Welcome to Al’s Cafe!

You would not expect your soup choice to be Brazil de Cacao or Vegetable Creole at the local malt shop, but then again Al’s isn’t your run-of-the-mill eatery. Al’s Café provides its customers with comfort food alongside more innovative dishes that are sure to delight your palate. Thanks to the creative touch of Chef Tony Jamin, each dish is made from scratch, and tastes better than even Mom’s homemade dinners.

About Al’s Cafe

About Al’s Cafe

Step inside Al’s historical Victorian style building and experience the warm and inviting atmosphere that has proudly been part of the Downtown Elgin community for more than three decades. Enjoy globally inspired American cuisine in a family friendly setting.

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Monthly Specials

Monthly Specials

Enjoy Chef Tony’s monthly lunch and dinner specials. Our April German Spring Fest dinner special features five varieties of German dishes: Berliner Schnitzel, Konigsberger Klopse, Jager-Eintopf, Kabeljau & Geschmorte Rinder Ripp.

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Special Events

Special Events

Join Al’s Cafe for Mother’s Day. Special gift for all the ladies — Chef Tony’s hand-rolled truffles!

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