When the weekend arrives, it’s time for brunch! Start your day off right in Lincoln Park with a hearty plate and delicious beverage. After a long work week, you deserve a treat.
North – Clybourn
1500 N. Wells
80 Proof gives guests a unique dining-to-nightlife experience offering a full bar and approachable menu focused on shareable bar bites, spreads on toast, a selection of grain and salad bowls & handheld offerings.
1510 N. Wells
Join Benchmark Bar for Brunch every Saturday & Sunday from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. for a $30 Bottomless Brunch Buffet including Smoked Brisket, Omelette & Carving Station, Waffle Bar, Dessert Station and a $20 Mimosa Package.
Broken Barrel Bar
2548 N. Southport
Broken Barrel Bar is a chef-driven tailgate party with inventive cuisine and house-smoked meats.
2200 N. Clybourn
No matter what you’re craving – omelettes, pancakes, waffles, salads, burgers, or a panini, Cornerstone Cafe is ready to serve.
1480 W. Webster
Chicago’s favorite whiskey bar is decked out with not just one but two floors of bar, restaurant and event space.
Earls Kitchen + Bar
1538 N. Clybourn
Earls Lincoln Park’s chefs prepare fresh, made-from-scratch dishes inspired by international cuisines and locally sourced ingredients.
Goose Island Brewhouse
1800 N. Clybourn
The brewpub where it all began in 1988!
Lakefront – Clark
Casati’s Pizza Vino
444 W. Fullerton
Casati’s Pizza Vino offers prime quality food at a great price point to introduce Chicagoans to the real tastes of Italy.
Drawl Southern Cookhouse & Whiskey Room
2423 N. Clark
Enjoy a familiar menu of southern staples characterized by a modern, seasonal twist.
Gaslight Bar & Grill
2450 N. Clark
Join Gaslight Bar & Grill the first weekend of the month for their Acoustic Brunch. Enjoy live music with your perfect brunch featuring delicious Bloody Mary’s, chicken & waffles, biscuit sliders and their famous chorizo tacos.
The J. Parker
1816 N Clark
Sitting proudly above the Hotel Lincoln, the J. Parker offers the most spectacular views in all of Chicago.
1800 N. Lincoln
Enjoy innovative plays on familiar flavors and dishes. Chef Bill Walker is committed to working with local farmers to create ingredient driven dishes that revolve around both seasonality and sustainability, especially given his close proximity to the Green City Farmer’s Market.
Mon Ami Gabi
2300 N. Lincoln Park West
Classic French bistro that embraces a passion for food, wine and culture. Enjoy their famous mimosa selection including pear & ginger, blood orange & cardamom or cranberry-campari forest.
No. 7 Cafe
2485 N. Clark
Enjoy a fresh take on American Contemporary Comfort Food.
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.
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 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 offering a seasonable Midwestern menu with spectacular lake and skyline views.
Lincoln – Halsted
7 Plates Cafe
2221 N. Lincoln
7 Plates Cafe, a stylish yet affordable casual gourmet restaurant with an internationally inspired menu.
Batter & Berries
2748 N. Lincoln
World famous for their French Toast Flight, Batter & Berries is one of Chicago’s iconic spots for breakfast, brunch and lunch. Specialties include hand shredded Cheese Crusted Hash Browns, house made Maple Chicken & Apple or Spicy Pork sausage.
Broken English Taco Lincoln Park
2576 N. Lincoln
Broken Taco’s brunch menu stars both traditional and modern breakfast ingredients – alongside creative breakfast cocktails, Mexican sodas and micheladas – in a wildly colorful, art-filled storefronts with seasonal outdoor seating.
2075 N. Lincoln
Sidle up to the bar and chat with the neighbors at this New American restaurant in the heart of Lincoln Park.
Kirkwood Bar & Grill
2934 N. Sheffield
Enjoy great food prepared and served by a friendly, attentive and a wholly unpretentious staff. Kirkwood is family-friendly and opens at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
Old Grounds Social
950 W. Wrightwood
Old Grounds Social is a Chicago sports bar that offers weekly food and drink specials, dueling pianos, and bar games all located in Lincoln Park.
Tobacco Road TapRoom
2249 N. Lincoln
Tobacco Road Taproom captures ACC nostalgia with its decor and its made-from- scratch region-specific menu. They serve breakfast every day of the week.
Armitage – Halsted
Blue Door Farm Stand
2010 N. Halsted
Blue Door Farm Stand is Lincoln Park’s neighborhood café and artisanal market. The café features fresh, seasonal food and drink from local farms and farmers’ markets.
The Budlong Hot Chicken
1008 W. Armitage
The Budlong Hot Chicken brunch hits the spot with a menu that includes biscuit French toast and chicken tenders and waffles.
2024 N. Halsted
Enjoy Spanish-inspired sweet & savory favorites and a Bloody Mary bar
2100 N. Halsted
Admire the chandeliers while you have a glass of wine, savour Chef Dominique’s French feasts and enjoy warm service.
Chicago Bagel Authority
953 W. Armitage
Let CBA change your life with one of our hot sandwiches. Choose from our 100+ tried and true Steamwiches comprised of an extensive list of fresh meats, cheeses, spreads, veggies, fruits, sauces, jams, jellies, bagels, bialys, pretzel rolls, and ciabatta sub rolls.
1224 W. Webster
Derby’s southern menu is approachable with sourcing some of the finest local ingredients and featuring favorites such as our Gumbo, Jambalaya Fritters and signature Kentucky Hot Brown.
King Crab Chicago
1816 N. Halsted
Enjoy brunch classics at Chicago’s oldest crab house.
1962 N. Halsted
Enjoy flavors from the sea at this specialty brunch including a smoked trout frittata, shrimp & grits and a fried oyster benedict.
Stella Barra Pizzeria
1954 N. Halsted
Artisanal pizzeria highlighting Chef Jeff Mahin’s knack for baking and utilizing fresh, sustainable ingredients from local farmers markets.
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.