Breakfast Restaurants

Toast 2046 N. Damen Ave. Chicago, IL (773) 772-5600 Upscale breakfast menu with very highly regarded food. Open for breakfast and lunch. Lazo’s 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 773.772.4944 Excellent local taco joint that also makes a killer breakfast.  Yolk Test Kitchen 1767 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL Known for their breakfast and brunch, but you can also stay for lunch, why not. 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: Bite 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. emptybottle.com