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2 Sparrows

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553 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614-1643
+1 773-234-2320
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08:00 - 15:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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361 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

Went today and there was a for lease sign on the window. Sad, I loved the food and they had great cocktails, decadent breakfast cocktails. Poor rating is because they were closed for good it seems.

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Thank Roadbirds
San Marcos, California
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62 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2014

I visit Chicago a lot and stay in Lincoln Park-Lakeview area. I always go to my favorite restaurants but this time my daughter said I should try one of her favorite brunch places. 2 Sparrows was a delight. I had their Eggs Benedict with pancetta which was pretty good and my daughter had me taste her Chilaquiles with chicken which... More 

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Thank iluvmanila
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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107 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2014

2 Sparrows was solidly "okay." I get a very solid "denny's" feel from this place. Most importantly, another brunch spot just opened down the street and it is phenomenal. So, go to Yolk

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Thank Sam O
Cleveland, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2014

I ordered the quiche. It was great. Our group split the cinnamon roll and the french toast. Both were very good, but the french toast was out of this world wiht strawberry and fresh whipped cream. my daughter ordered the Benedict and enjoyed it. Everyone got something different and liked all of the dishes. The coffee was very good. The... More 

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Thank CelSmitty
New York
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125 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014

My husband and I enjoyed our lunch here so much that we came back for Sunday brunch with our 2 nieces. They had interesting dishes and drinks. The Brunch items were delicious. However, even with a reservation we had to wait about 15 minutes. And because of the high ceiling and wood interior, it was very noisy- so much so... More 

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Thank VoyageurNewYork
Edina, Minnesota
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172 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

My wife really enjoyed her choice of Shrimp and Grits. The service was very good. Great coffee and location of restaurant

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Thank jtdman37
High Point, North Carolina
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2014 via mobile

This is our first visit to Chicago to visit our son , daughter in law , & granddaughter . We had breakfast at 2 Sparrows this morning . We had blueberry pancakes, French toast , ham and eggs, The Classic with homemade sausage ! Great food , great service, great atmosphere !! Our 10 month old granddaughter also gave her... More 

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Thank Debbie G
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114 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2014

I loved the atmosphere, neighborhood and the restaurant/food/service were all great. They really go for a different menu so you know you are in a foodie kind of place. Apparently the cinnamon rolls are to die for but they now only have them on weekends and maybe not every weekend? not sure, but that was my only negative and that... More 

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Thank SAWtravel
Central Arizona, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2014

The eggs Benedict were the best I've ever had. The bacon wrapped asparagus was heavenly delicious. Great restaurant. You should try it.

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Thank Barbara W
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2014

We just got back from a trip to Chicago. We had a wonderful breakfast on Sunday the 23rd. There were 6 in our party. We tried a lot of the menu items. The Homemade Pop Tarts are fantastic. We loved everything we ordered...Great way to start your day...We'll be back for lunch soon....Yummy. Wonderful service too. They smile all the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:00
Thursday
08:00 - 15:00
Friday
08:00 - 15:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 553 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614-1643
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Park
  • Neighbourhood: Lincoln Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-234-2320

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Lincoln Park

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Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a free zoo open to visitors year-round. This pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks, row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln Park itself borders the lakefront area offering peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline. The Lincoln Park Conservatory is one of the most popular attractions in the area, with the Chicago History Museum a close second. Armitage Avenue is where you’ll find great shopping from high-end retailers and small boutiques, whereas Clark Street houses cafes and restaurants. For more highbrow entertainment, walk along Lincoln Avenue to find some of Chicago’s finer museums and theaters.
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