Top 3 Breakfasts Spots in Chicago

Breakfast anyone? Some have time during the week to explore a variety of fun and tasty dining options while others don’t. One of the joys of the weekend is a having a chance to slow down, relax and eat properly. For many people this means heading out with friends and family for a scrumptious breakfast. People living in or around a big city should definitely take advantage of some of the most delectable breakfast restaurants in their area. We’ve mixed a little of the old with a little of the new to give you Chicago’s top three breakfast spots.


Lou Mitchell’s Restaurant

If you don’t feel like cooking a large ‘ma and pa breakfast’ come on down to Lou Mitchell’s and start with a fresh cup of the finest coffee. Don’t just stop there. Country fresh eggs turn into fluffy jumbo omelets for you to enjoy. Try a crisp Belgian waffle topped with fresh fruit and you’ll see why Lou Mitchell’s has been around for more than 85 years. Don’t forget to stop by the bakery providing tasty handmade treats on your way out.

Mon-Fri 5:30 AM-3:00PM

Sat/Sun 7:00 AM-3:00PM

Sweet Maple Café

Even if you’re not a morning person there’s no doubt the sweet aroma of good old fashioned buttermilk pancakes is sure to wake you. Add some country sausage and a homemade muffin to that while you’re at it. Enjoy a delicious breakfast or brunch at Sweet Maple Café located at 1339 W. Taylor St.

Open every day 7:00 AM-2:00PM

Lunch 11:30 AM- 2:00PM

Bongo Room

Located in the heart of Wicker Park, the Bongo Room offers some of the best croissant sandwiches and hotcakes the city has ever seen. This restaurant is perfect for both vegetarians and meat eaters. Craving something a little unique? Try a breakfast burrito served with house potatoes or a tomatillo salsa scramble.

Monday-Friday 8:00AM-2:00PM

Sat/Sun 9:00AM-2:00PM