Neighborhood: Breakfast Restaurants


2046 N. Damen Ave. Chicago, IL
(773) 772-5600
Upscale breakfast menu with very highly regarded food. Open for breakfast and lunch.

2009 N. Western Ave. Chicago, IL
(773) 486-3303
24 hour Mexican restaurant serving basic Huevos Rancheros along with many other Mexican favorites. My long-time favorite neighborhood Mexican restaurant.

Arturo's Tacos
2001 N. Western Ave. Chicago, IL
Excellent local taco joint that also makes a killer breakfast. 

The Fullerton
2400 W. Fullerton Ave. Chicago, IL
(773) 384-5500
Clean diner with cheap breakfasts. Good simple breakfasts & lunches.

Bongo Room
1470 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL
(773) 489-0690
Great breakfasts and lunches. For lunch, try the new twist on a chicken burrito with fresh bean relish and cilantro crema.

A little out of the hood, but great:

Victory’s Banner
2100 W. Roscoe St. Chicago, IL
(773) 665-0227
About 2 miles north of here. This small diner serves only breakfast and lunch. Sari thronged waitresses serve up delicious vegetarian breakfasts. It is run by a group of devotees to Sri Chinmoy.

1039 N. Western Ave. Chicago, IL
(773) 395-2483
Located next to the Empty Bottle (music venue). Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Very vegetarian friendly.