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Yannis Cafe

"Our Goal Is To Serve You The Finest Quality Food At The Biggest Value Accompanied With The Greatest Service And Biggest Smile"

About Us

We're Yannis Cafe, and we've been a premier restaurant in Manteno, IL, specializing in providing great home-cooked food and hospitality since 1994. Whether it's coffee, breakfast, or lunch, we have something perfect for you. We're looking forward to partnering with Manteno and the surrounding areas to continue providing the community with excellent food and exceptional service. We'd like to personally invite you to stop by for your next meal and a cup of our famous coffee.

Our Story

Yannis Cafe is a locally owned and operated restaurant located in Manteno, Illinois. Our story began in 1994.

Helen who is originally from Greece, wanted to create a dining experience excellent food, and hospitality.

Yannis Cafe quickly became a beloved destination for locals.

Word of mouth spread, and soon Yannis Cafe was known throughout the area for its warm, welcoming atmosphere and exceptional food. The restaurant became a gathering place for families, friends, and colleagues, with regulars coming back time and time again to enjoy the delicious flavors and friendly service.

Over time, Yannis Cafe expanded its menu to incorporate a wider variety of options, catering to all tastes and preferences. From fresh salads and sandwiches to hearty pasta dishes and daily specials, there is something for everyone to enjoy at Yannis Cafe.

Today, Yannis Cafe continues to thrive as a go-to dining destination in Manteno, serving up delicious meals and creating lasting memories for all who visit.

Areas Served

Manteno, IL

What We Offer

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On 7/18/2024 John Fletcher had this to say:
Great place the omelet is really good here

On 7/7/2024 Betty B. had this to say:
Yanni's The best feta, spinach omelet, and pancakes around Chicagoland! Love Yanni, Vicki, and the sweet granddaughters! Congratulations Vicki on 19 years!

On 6/21/2024 Ray Dunn had this to say:
Great home town hospitality.

On 5/20/2024 Brad Keane had this to say:
my absolute favorite restaurant to go to when I'm in the area. Everything is fresh and always delicious ❤️

On 5/19/2024 Sharilyn Albert had this to say:
Food is always delicious and you get the bang for your buck. It's the small-town atmosphere where they treat you like family. Go and Enjoy:)

Contact Us

Yannis Cafe
145 N. Main St. Manteno, IL 60950
Phone: (815) 468-6331

Close To I-57

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Our Hours

Holiday Hours May Vary. Please Call For Details.

Monday: 5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday: 5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday: 5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday: 5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday: 5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday: 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sunday: 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM




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