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2311 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60647-5314
+1 773-384-9546
10:00 - 23:59
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Murrieta, California
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484 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

This place was quite noisy due to the loud music playing. The service was not very good, I had to go ask for cream and a spoon for my coffee. I guess if I had ordered a beer like most other guests, I would have been fine. The meal came out quickly and my chicken wrap was delicious! All the... More 

Thank Alexandra T
Winnetka, Illinois, United States
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic meal. Cannot wait to go back. Delicious salad w beautiful greens and walnuts and pears topped w a piece of seared fresh tuna. Loved the vibe. Great service. Excellent food.

Thank Nancy G
highland park,il
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

The 4 us ordered 4 separate Vegan Dishes 4 weeks ago and the 2 dishes that stood out was there FrenchToast...Unbelievable! And the Breakfast Burrito. Can't wait to go Back. Loved the Venue and the Staff were Perfect. Thanks.

Thank obe
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I had the gouda mac and cheese and a spicey buffalo wrap. It was amazing. The atmosphere of the restaurant was great as well.

Thank Ren P
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Awesome place for a breakfast, lunch or dinner. Love everything about it. Food is very tasty, friendly staff, kitchen works their butts off to cook as fast as possible.

Thank Alla K
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Great little place with delicious food and huge portions. Lovely outdoor seating patio in the back. Great vegetarian and vegan options. Absolutely delicious!

Thank Val U
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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35 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Had dinner in the backyard when visiting Chicago. Scenic place. The food came in large portions and we found the amount of cheese too overwhelming in the otherwise fine dishes. Pity! But the veggies - especially in our side dishes (green beans in soy sauce and garlicy sauteed spinach) were fantastic! We did not have any beers/alcoholic drinks (they do... More 

Thank JDandR
Chicago, Illinois
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63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

I ordered the Handlebar Omelet. The smoked gouda was good, but the pears were not...I ate around them. The breakfast potatoes were very, very dry and bland - no seasoning, no onions, nothing. Disappointing. My friend had the Everything Green salad, which she said was pretty good. Not worth a return visit.

Thank kzogger
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

My partner and I spent a week in Chicago the early part of May. An Uber driver told us about this place. Raved about the vegan comfort food. We like to try new things so we went for dinner. Its a bar with plenty of seating. We went for dinner so it was very dark. Our server took our drink... More 

Thank TaylorAngel502
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Love the avocado tacos. Sambal tofu was excellent! Much flavor..... Mac & cheese is good as well!!!! Service was good, no complaints. Will leave a nice tip.....

Thank Lyle B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, International, Pub, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:59
10:00 - 23:59
10:00 - 23:59
10:00 - 23:59
10:00 - 23:59
10:00 - 23:59
10:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2311 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60647-5314
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-384-9546

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