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Cafe Con Leche

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2714 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647-1308
+1 773-289-4274
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09:00 - 16:30
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:30
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Coffee was great, I had a mocha and spouse had con leche. I had chorizo omelette which was delicious and spouse had steak torta, very good. Both of our sides of potatoes were cold which was disappointing. Probably wouldn't go back, but enjoyed atmosphere.

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Thank Debbie F
Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

My husband and sons have been going to Cafe Con Leche on a regular basis for the better part of the year. I finally got a chance to meet them there for brunch and it was DELICIOUS. The service was good - very attentive servers. They regularly circled to ensure our water glasses were filled. I ordered the skirt steak,... More 

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Thank Gracie I
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Never had a Jibarito before and it was great. Estimated wait was 30 minutes on a Sunday but then ended up only 10 for a party of 3.

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Thank William B
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46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on 12/31 aroud 12:30 PM for brunch with BF. We enjoyed chiliquiles and soup....great service!

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Thank 1coffeeplease
Sedona, Arizona
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180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Living up to its namesake in the coffee department, this cute little spot offers a great spin on traditional Cuban/Latin fare. Brisk professional service at the table makes this the perfect place to treat you palate to something different for breakfast & lunch.

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Thank Arloredrock
Chicago, Illinois
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65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

I went to cafe con leche for Father's Day. It was a busy Sunday. The food was good, without been extraordinary, I had the chilaquiles verdes and my companion had a torta. The service was good, the bus boy was excellent. We seat on the patio, which is fenced and is comfortable. I have the food just a "good" rating... More 

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Thank memochciago
Chicago, Illinois
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Went there with a friend during lunch, the place is packed but we're lucky to be seated immediately. They offer variety of food from country of Latin origin and the prices are decent. The food are very tasty and it come in big portion. Its a plus that they have a complimentary parking at the back of the café. Staffs... More 

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Thank rnjhen
Mahwah, New Jersey
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015

During our visit in Chicago we stayed in Logan Square where this awesome little breakfast/ lunch spot had everything we could want first thing in the morning! The coffee was awesome and the food was delicious and pricing is great as well especially if you are on a budget. They stay open late for drinks which was a bonus all... More 

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Thank alyssumm
South Bend
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

We were staying nearby at Longman & Eagle for a couple days and wanted to go elsewhere for breakfast (we've eaten brunch at L&E often, and had already planned on doing so the next day, so we wanted another option) A quick online search of places nearby brought this up, it was a short walk away. Nice, bright atmosphere. Cafe... More 

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Thank SBtraveler11
Warwickshire
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333 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We were taken here by friends. Wow! wonderful Cuban food. I have never eaten Cuban so I did not know what to expect. Lots of coriander, lime etc. The restaurant had a lovely buzzy atmosphere with lots of young people eating there. Our friends eat there once a week at least. Good parking around the back. The staff were friendly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Latin, Cafe, Caribbean, Spanish, Cuban
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:30
Monday
08:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:30
Thursday
08:00 - 16:30
Friday
08:00 - 16:30
Saturday
09:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2714 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647-1308
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 773-289-4274

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?