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West Egg Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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OMELETTES
simply the best you’ve ever had. fluffed and folded to perfection, served with english muffin and potatoes or tomato wheels. egg whites, $1 extra
9.75
Bandito
chorizo, green chiles, onion, guacamole and cheese topped with sour cream, served with salsa and tortilla
9.25
The Bacado
california inspired, featuring bacon, guacamole, jack cheese and a side of homemade salsa
9.5
Best Western
ham, onions, green peppers and cheese. a denver by any other name
8.25
The Spicoli
broccoli and cheese
8.5
Very Veggie
crisp diced veggies and cheese
7.25
Add Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Corned Beef Or Mushrooms 9.25
Cheese
PANCAKES
flapjacks, griddle cakes, call ‘em what you like. we always make them fresh from scratch with fresh-ground whole wheat flour
8.75
Strawnana Cakes
fresh strawberries, bananas and whipped cream make this a delicious morning treat
8.95
Crunchberry
blueberries and granola
8.95
Blues & Cashews
the ultimate gourmet pancakes
8.75
Berried Treasures
loaded with blueberries
7.5
Hailey’s English Walnut
our special recipe! whole wheat flour, high in fiber, rich in protein and wonderful tasting
8.75
Bluegerm
berries and wheat germ
7.75
Wheat Germ
crunchy and delicious
7.25
Plain
simply delicious
WAFFLES
8.95
Strawberry Waffle
fresh berries and whipped cream
6.75
Plain Waffle
with butter and syrup
BUTTER AND SYRUP
7.5
It’s French Of Course
with a special raisin bread dipped in a batter of cream, eggs, real vanilla, cinnamon and brown sugar
Add Ham, Bacon Or Sausage (turkey Or Pork) 8.95
Further Conversation
7.25
Dr. Laff’s Fitness French Toast
take bagel slices, dip ‘em in egg whites and grill ‘til golden. served up with our apple compote. a low-fat delight!
TO YOUR HEALTH
8.25
Carl’s Cool Creation
an egg white scramble of mushrooms, fresh spinach and lean chicken meat topped with low-cholesterol cheese and served with a side of marinara sauce
7.95
The Denver Scramble
egg whites scrambled with onions, green peppers and lean canadian bacon topped with low-cholesterol cheese
7.95
Clara’s Con Salsa
a skillet layered with corn tortillas, scrambled egg whites, diced green chiles, onions and salsa topped with low-cholesterol cheese
7.95
The Heartland
egg whites scrambled with diced veggies and topped with low-cholesterol cheese. served with a bran muffin
6.5
The Scoop
scoop of tuna salad or chicken salad on a bed of lettuce and tomatoes with cottage cheese and fresh fruit
9.5
Fruit Bowl
the season’s finest, diced, sliced, topped with cottage cheese and served with a homemade muffin
7.5
Breakfast Salad
layers of granola, yogurt, fruit and nuts in a parfait glass, served with a homemade muffin
4.5
Oatmeal
served with raisins, brown sugar and the homemade muffin of the day
5.5
Granola
topped with blueberries or strawberries
EGGSELLENCE
some great fun dishes we have perfected for your enjoyment. egg whites, $1 extra
9.5
Rod’s Country Fried
country fried steak topped with our famous country gravy and served with eggs, potatoes and an english muffin
8.95
Feta Frittata
feta cheese and spinach in an open-faced omelette and topped with diced tomatoes and kalamata olives. served with potatoes and an english muffin
8.95
The Swiss Account
stash this one away! eggs, ham, mushrooms and swiss cheese baked to perfection, then topped with black olives, tomatoes and sour cream
8.95
The Grabowski
the common fan’s favorite! a smoked polish sausage, split and grilled, then covered with a special honey-mustard, onions and melted swiss cheese. extra points scored by potatoes and two eggs
8.5
The Michelangelo
an italian frittata loaded with mushrooms, italian sausage, green peppers, olives, pepperoni and provolone
8.95
Breakfast Burrito
a flour tortilla stuffed with chorizo or chicken, green chiles, onions and scrambled eggs, then smothered in homemade salsa, cheese and sour cream
9.25
Bleu Bayou
eggs, bleu cheese, fresh spinach, bacon and diced tomatoes scrambled together, served with potatoes and an english muffin
8.95
Magmile Mushrooms
an upscale dish of seasoned and sautéed mushroom caps, draped in bubbly cheese and served with two eggs, potatoes and an english muffin
8.95
Grandma Meechie’s Country Hash
corned beef hash with two eggs, any style, served with an english muffin
8.95
Dixie Delight
homemade biscuits, country gravy, sausage and two eggs, plus potatoes make this a down home favorite
THE BENEDICTION
9.95
Eggs Benedict
sear the canadian bacon, toast the english muffin, poach the eggs and ladle on the hollandaise. a classic!
9.95
Veggie Benedict
our soon-to-be-famous creation. an english muffin layered with tomato wheels, diced veggies, artichoke hearts, poached eggs and hollandaise sauce
10.5
Albuquerque Turkey Benedict
avocado slices, shaved turkey breast and poached eggs, stacked on english muffins and covered with hollandaise sauce
SKILLETS
served with a toasted english muffin egg whites, $1 extra
9.5
The Original
get a handle on these hearty dishes. we layer a ceramic skillet with steaming potatoes topped with your selection from below, then sprinkle with melted cheese. we hold it all together with two basted eggs. choose one of our five selections: diced veggies; bacon and onion; ham and mushrooms; bacon, onion and country gravy; salsa, onions and green chiles; corned beef hash
9.75
Special Skillet
chorizo, onions, green chiles & guacamole
EGG SPECIALS
8.95
Huevos Rancheros “our Way”
fresh corn tortillas layered with two eggs, topped with salsa, chorizo, melted cheese, guacamole and sour cream. a real fiesta of flavors!
8.5
American Eggspress
fresh spinach, diced bacon, tomatoes, jack cheese and sour cream
8.25
The Big Easy
a cajun delight! andouille sausage, onions, red peppers and eggs scrambled together, lightly dusted with cajun spice and topped with melted cheese
9.25
Myron & Phil’s Scramble
lox, grilled onions and eggs scrambled together for a traditional treat. served with a bagel, cream cheese and potatoes
9.95
El Patron’s Fajita
chicken breast, peppers, onions and tomatoes sizzled on the grill and topped with cheese. served with a side of guacamole, salsa, sour cream and tortillas
APPETIZERS
3.5
Chips & Salsa
4.95
Chips & Guacamole
3.95
Mushroom Caps & Cheese
4.95
Jalapeno Poppers
Cheese 4.95
Chicken Or Chorizo 6.5
Quesadilla
Bacon, Onions And Cheese 4.95
Chili, Cheese And Guacamole 5.5
Potato Skins
6.95
Nachos
corn chips layered with chili, cheese, guacamole, tomatoes and sour cream
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

We ate two breakfasts here on a recent trip to Chicago. It has a great interesting menu and the choices ar perfect which matched a friendly service. Much more genuine than our hotel and a real breakfast treat. Don;t miss it.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank yoop5
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

I got into Chicago this morning checked into my hotel walked around the corner to this little gem. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. I ordered a ham and cheese omelet with English muffins and potatoes. The quality and quantity was perfect! It was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Debbie01501
Reviewed February 9, 2019

The concierge Jerome @ The ACME Hotel suggested this place for breakfast. So glad I asked for his advice!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank islandjenn
Reviewed February 4, 2019

I found this place by accident several years ago with my better half. We recently revisited this past weekend (end of January, Polar Vortex). First off, the staff is fantastic!. Very nice, very attentive, and just all around good people. Secondly; the food is excellent...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Adam R
Reviewed February 3, 2019

I ordered Egg Benedict and it was very tasty and served with roasted potato. Coffee (Latte) was average though. Good service

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Nitin M
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

Excellent service, excellent food, plenty of space, lots of choices. Great place to pop in when staying in the Loop.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank um1986
Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

Located next to our hotel Aloft so we decided to try it out. It’s very good! I had the Clara Con Salsa and I loved it. It was like a Mexican breakfast casserole. My husband had the best western omelet. He said it was okay....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TabathaInDallasTX
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Little breakfast nook, with spectacular food. I tried the wheat germ and blueberry pancakes. Son had chocolate chip pancakes and daughter had fantastics crepes, see pics below. Reasonable city prices and great service.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Carl P
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

We are here on a Sunday morning and the place was packed. Sat at the counter and our service was fast and food came in about 5 minutes. We had pancakes, an omelet and a scramble. All were excellent!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tom C
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Visited with a group of 12 on a busy Sunday morning and the experience was great The service and food surpassed our expectations.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jerry O
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