Lincoln Park Lunch Break

Head out for lunch and find a table at one of Lincoln Park’s great restaurants. Whether you’re meeting a potential client or treating your staff on a job well done, Lincoln Park has the perfect spot to share a midday meal.


North – Clybourn

Kapitan
2142 N. Clybourn
Kapitan is currently the only Peranakan restaurant in Chicago. Kapitan has a happy hour menu as well as half off drinks!

Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea – NEWCITY
1457 N. Halsted
Local chain serving coffee, tea & shakes, plus pastries & light eats, in a stylish, relaxed space.

Tecalitlan Mexican Kitchen & Margarita Bar

1538 N. Clybourn
Tecalitlan is a family owned establishment and long time favorite for Chicagoans. Tecalitlan has been serving up authentic Mexican cuisine served since 1973.


Lakefront – Clark

Casati’s Modern Italian
444 W. Fullerton
Casati’s is a modern, authentic Italian restaurant. Enjoy lunch on their gorgeous patio or pick an inviting booth in their dining room.

Frances Brunchery
2552 N. Clark
Frances Brunchery has been a landmark in Lincoln Park for over 80 years serving brunch and lunch on Clark Street 7 days a week.

Nando’s Peri Peri
670 W. Diversey
Nando’s serves traditional South African chicken, marinated in PERi-PERi sauce for 24 hours before flame-grilling to order.

R.J. Grunts
2056 N. Lincoln Park West
The first Lettuce Entertain You restaurant, R.J. Grunts still exudes the funky, devil-may-care lifestyle of the 70s in its style, décor, music, and menu.

The Fat Shallot
2468 N. Clark
The Fat Shallot food truck brings delicious, made-to-order sandwiches and sides to a spot near you.

The Lakefront Restaurant at Theater on the Lake
2401 N. Lake Shore
Located in the historic Theater on the Lake building at Fullerton, The Lakefront Restaurant is an upscale tavern with seating for 125 at intimate tables, communal seating and a lounge area.

The Original Pancake House
616 W. Diversey
The Original Pancake House is a second and third generation family business dedicated to the art of breakfast any time of day.

The Wiener’s Circle
2622 N. Clark
The Wiener’s Circle is an iconic hotdog stand on the north side of Chicago serving up high quality street food with a side of insults.


Lincoln – Halsted

Batter and Berries
2748 N. Lincoln
Bright cafe with creative pancakes, the famous french toast flight, omelets & other breakfast eats plus sandwiches & lunch fare too.

Blue Sushi Sake Grill
2351 N. Lincoln
Blue Sushi Sake Grill offers an inspired mix of sushi with a modern, clubby restaurant featuring Japanese tapas and fancy mixed drinks!

Broken English Taco Lincoln Park
2576 N. Lincoln
Broken Taco’s menu stars both traditional and modern tacos – alongside creative cocktails, Mexican sodas and micheladas – in a wildly colorful, art-filled storefronts with seasonal outdoor seating.

Cilantro Taco Grill
2256 N. Orchard
Cilantro Taco Grill is a counter-serve restaurant serving tacos, burritos and other Mexican staples in a bold-hued setting.

Dom’s Kitchen and Market
2730 N. Halsted
At Dom’s you’ll meet chefs, cooks, bakers, baristas, cheesemongers, vegetable butchers, sommeliers, and sushi masters all enthusiastic about sharing the experience of eating and drinking well.

Elephant + Vine
2315 N. Lincoln
Elephant + Vine is a fast-casual, counter-service restaurant offering a variety of vegan foods that be ordered for dining in, takeout or delivery.

Firefly Burger
2412 N. Lincoln
Firefly Burger’s popular Cheese Station, which was dubbed by several international blogs and food reviewers as the reason why Firefly makes dreams of cheese fans come true. Not too mention the best fresh gourmet burger in Chicago.

Lincoln Station
2430-32 N. Lincoln
Lincoln Station pairs a relaxed atmosphere and world class local craft beer selection with great, fresh homemade American fare, made to order.

Sweetgreen
2361 N. Lincoln
Sweetgreen makes it easy to eat fresh, locally-sourced food for lunch or dinner. Try today! Sweetgreen has something for everyone with bowls, plates and sides made from scratch.

Velvet Taco
2309 N. Lincoln
Check out the Velvet Taco menu for the best tacos around! Velvet Taco is now offering beer to go, margaritas to go, catering & delivery, in addition to your favorite tacos.


Armitage – Halsted

All Too Well
352 W. Armitage
All Too Well wants to provide the Lincoln Park and surrounding neighborhoods a classic neighborhood shop & market with some chef twists.

Cedar Palace
655 W. Armitage
Cedar Palace is a casual stop offering an array of Mediterranean dishes from kebabs to hummus plates.

Don Pez Fish Tacos
844 W. Armitage
Derived from a savory strive, Don Pez packs flavor, style and authenticity. Fishing for great bites, satisfying fish-lovers appetite, Don Pez cooks up what he describes as Chicago’s tastiest fish taco.

Evette’s 
350 W. Armitage
This laid-back restaurant serves chicken shawarma, wraps and tacos, plus a weekend brunch. This food made the restaurant appear on New York Times’ 50 top restaurants!

French Quiche
2210 N. Halsted
French Quiche is a friendly neighborhood coffee shop offering sandwiches, salads, breads, croissants, sweets and more!

Glascott’s Groggery, Inc.
2158 N. Halsted
Glascott’s Groggery serves classic Greek food with its large selection of beers and wines.

Kincade’s Bar & Grill
950-2 W. Armitage
Whether you are looking to watch a game, grab a bite to eat, or simply catch up with an old friend – Kincade’s is a perfect destination.

Summer House Santa Monica
1954 N. Halsted
An escape to the warmth and laid-back vibes of the West Coast, complete with beach house décor and a beautiful retractable glass ceiling.

The Budlong Hot Chicken
1008 W. Armitage
Budlong Hot Chicken pairs house-made sides with Nashville hot chicken, chicken sandwiches and tenders, and flaky biscuits.

The Kismet Table
2142 N. Halsted
After a decade of cooking for The Queen of Favorite Things: Oprah Winfrey, Chef Taryn has returned to her Chicago roots and founded her company, The Kismet Table

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