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City News Cafe


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#2,416 of 8,104 Restaurants in Chicago


Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Reviewed May 1, 2019 via mobile

Funky, welcoming environment. Books galore, magazines I’d never heard of, eclectic reading options in plentiful supply. Happy people quietly at tables reading newspapers and actual books while enjoying coffee and treats. Between the reading options and fantastic pour over coffee crafted with attention to detail;...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Anventure
Reviewed July 16, 2017

We stopped in City News Cafe looking for something specific. At the front of the store is the cafe where you can get very good coffee, as well as a variety of pastries. There was a trio of musicians playing and singing in the cafe....More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Allen21096
Reviewed March 25, 2017

This is a gem. I've been living in the portage park area for most of my life and I only recently ventured into this establishment a few months ago and I've become an established regular. The shop serves an outstanding variety of beverages and brews...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Michael P
Reviewed December 17, 2016

One of the really nice things that the City News Cafe put together for the holidays was a box of twelve truffles. The middle line of four is covered in blue foil to support the thin blue line. It is a great gift for a...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Allen21096
Reviewed November 3, 2016

Located just north of Irving Park Rd. on the west side of Cicero Ave., City News Cafe is a combination of a magazine & newspaper store or stand and a nice cafe. The cafe is at the front of the store and they have a...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Allen21096
Reviewed August 19, 2015

This place is a must if you like a quick lunch or dinner in Chicago. The food is made to perfection, the salads are delicious and the smoothies to die for.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Janet V
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