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Mindy's Hot Chocolate

1747 N. Damen Ave., Chicago, IL 60647 (Northwest Side)
773-489-1747
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Ranked #200 of 8,419 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Dessert, Contemporary
Neighborhood: Northwest Side
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Willow St
Transit: Damen Blue Line
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English first
Cleveland, Ohio
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87 reviews 87 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Went with two of my daughters for lunch on a Friday. Omg! Of course get the hot chocolate but it is so much more! The burger is the best! The egg sandwich with spinach was amazing! Vegan? They got it. Please save room for desert, she is quite talented! They even had a great draft German Pilsner that was perfect!... More 

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Chicago Illinois
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Finally got to go to Hot Chocolate after hearing a lot about this restaurant from a few people living in the area. We went for Saturday Brunch and arrived a little past noon. It was crowded but not so much that we couldn't get a table for four. Well, we did get the only available table. I will start with... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

even the food is delicious in this elegant restaurant. The service is always top notch and the food fresh and very tasteful (I love the small individual bottles for the ketchup and mustard served with the burger-so cute). The dessert is of course the cornerstone of this establishment and they are all superb, you can't go wrong anywhere-highly recommend

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Peoria, Illinois, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Mindy's provided a fresh and organic menu of great brunch items. Each of us chose the Breakfast Biscuit. Wow! Great flavor in the biscuit and sausage! The pancake we shared was wonderful! Be patient as this restaurant is busy, and well worth the wait!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I'm more into "liquid desserts" such as port, maybe a hot buttered rum, etc. so that's why I stopped in. The Mexican Hot chocolate with homemade marshmallow was so rich and delicious! The staff were friendly and the place had a good vibe.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews 45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Great little restaurant in Wicker Park. Awesome Cheese biscuits, great salad, dessert to die for. Only complaint is overall loudness of the restaurant. Had to shout to be heard across the table.

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Zionsville, Indiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

A great little place in Wicker Park. The hot chocolate is the best I have ever had and I have had my share of plenty. The marshmallows are like little clouds that taste divine. They also have lots of tasty treats. The young gentleman who waited on us was very nice and helpful. We will def go back. Treat yourself!!

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Elkhart, IN
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

You haven't had dessert until you have had it here!! We have been coming to Mindy's for several years now and they do a fabulous job on all the desserts that we have eaten here. Our favorite is the half & half, half espresso and half dark hot chocolate. I talk all our friends into ordering this and its like... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, USA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This place has the best hot chocolate you will ever taste! Honestly, I don't even remember what other stuff I ordered but the hot chocolate was unforgettable!

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Chicago, Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Hot Chocolate is a gem in the Bucktown neighborhood. Actually it would be a gem in any neighborhood.

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Additional Information about Mindy's Hot Chocolate

Address: 1747 N. Damen Ave., Chicago, IL 60647
Phone Number: 773-489-1747
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: American, Dessert, Contemporary

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