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$3 - $18
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Cafe, American
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed September 20, 2020 via mobile

I like the quality of the coffee at this place. They know how to prepare a good espresso. On the flip side, I ordered an espresso and an espresso macchiato. The person at the counter prepared my espresso and then started preparing other lattes, so...my macchiato came 10 min after I had already finished my espresso. Those are details they should pay more attention to. Especially when we were only 5 people in the shop.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed July 31, 2020 via mobile

Stopped in for a coffee date and was pleasantly surprised. Very comfortable environment to sit and talk and the coffee was top notch. I would highly recommend Cupitol to anyone in the Evanston area, or to anyone who really enjoys quality coffee.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed February 26, 2020

cupitol is a casual place to grab a light meal or drink with a snack. The food is interesting, and in my opinion slightly overpriced (but then again I think a lot of casual restaurants are overpriced). The food is interesting though I wish they...would rotate their soup menu so the same soup was not always on the same day of the week (we come once a week, on the same day, and would like to try different soups). Other "complaint" is that seating can be difficult. Cupitol is a hang out with lots of people parking themselves over lunch.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 3, 2020

Oh num, just thinking back on our experience :) Well made coffee drinks. Plus, they are open all day so you can also have adult beverages, too. We went for breakfast. We enjoyed our meals - #5 sandwich and steak. Really delicious. We also got...some baked goods to go and they were also very, very good. I'd have looked forward to returning if our stay had been longer. The place has several different types of places to sit. I think the idea is you find your spot and then order because you need to tell them which table you are at when ordering your food so they can deliver it to you. There were regular tables, high top for communal seating, some couches and chairs for a more living room feel. The entire place is just inviting. My daughter had a chai - I'm guessing they might make their own chai mix. So good however it's made as you can taste the spices and there was a little kick to it as well. My daughter did add some honey, but we'd both agree it's better to get it not overly sweet to begin with and make it as you like it. Busy, but not so much as to make it uncomfortable. Great place!More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 27, 2019

We stopped here for lunch and had sweet potato soup and a veggie wrap and it was delicious. They were very busy but we received our food in a timely manner.They many healthy options to choose from and great coffee.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 14, 2019

waiting in line on a sunday monday for a very sweet and good cinnamon bun french toast. thought it would be regular french toast with a cinnamon bun sauce, but it was a real bun. very good buy very rich.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 28, 2019 via mobile

The food is excellent and the service is amazing. But the coffee! Tasted like it had been made days ago

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 23, 2019

This café is the place to be for breakfast/brunch in Evanston. You have very good coffee, a selection of tea, chocolate drinks and juices. The extensive menu includes classic breakfast, omlettes, French toast, sandwiches and waffle. Furthermore they have a vast selection of bakeries. We...tasted the European breakfast consisting of homemade almond granola and Greek yogurt and berries. We also had the shroomed omlette with wild mushrooms, gruyere and spinach. Both were delicious. Brownie with caramel and Pecans was also great. Do not miss if you are in Evanston!More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 18, 2019

This is a wonderful place to meet and catch up with friends. The system is a bit unusual so be prepared. When you walk in, grab one of the menus on the side table to the right and figure out what you want so that...when you get to the cashier, you can put in your order immediately. They have free tap water and sparkling tap water. They're not great on low-calorie options, but the food is generally excellent and as long as calorie-intake is not an issue, you'll find lots of healthy possibilities. You head to your table and your food will follow soon after. A great addition to the Evanston scene!More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2019

If you wish to find perfect people to take care of you in restaurant, go to Cupitol. Dylan will greet you at the door, when there is a plenty of people in line. You will enjoy talking to him, while he finds for you the...best table, help placing the order, and himself will make you tea that makes you come back to Cupitol every morning. He is one of the team, which compliments excellent coffee/food at Cupitol.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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