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Meli Cafe

301 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-5438
+1 312-454-0748
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“crepes” (13 reviews)
“french toast” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
301 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-5438
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ate at the location off of Wells and Ohio St. Had a Fantastic eggs / potatoes w/ a sunshine smoothie, while my wife had Swedish crepes. Fresh and amazing taste. Quick turn-around although the restaurant was busy. A most visit! $$

Thank lmjarl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the smallest of the Meli cafe's. Located in Greektown there is usually street parking available during the week. Our favorites are the very berry smoothie, any of their coffees and whatever is on their specials list (recently we had peach French toast). Breakfast...More

Thank Mary Jo K
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast here as it was near our hotel. They have gluten free toast which is a bonus and we had some really amazing omelets. The coffee was good and we were able to sit outside at a table. The service was good and...More

Thank Jessi W
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

First time was at this place. Came in at 7:45 am. Restaurant looked clean. Many choices on the menu. Had healthy choice: Greek yogurt and nuts. Took as carry out corn beef hash. Was good.

Thank comn2getme
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Most people seem to go for breakfast; I went for lunch. So... figuring I have a new perspective to add. First off, everything is both filling and healthy. They have a choice of about 7 different wraps and a similar number of sandwiches. If you're...More

Thank DFC0213
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Service was unbelievable!!!! Food was absolutely delicious -I had the jalapeño bowl and my husband had the farmer bowl - both with over easy eggs on top and absolutely GREAT!!!!!! Would recommend this restaurant to anyone visiting Chicago

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We could not pick only two dishes we decided to try three dishes: chicken quesadilla, crepes with custard and vegetarian omelet. We rinsed it down with two smoothies mango and berry. We had to wait little bit for food but it was worthy.

Thank RudySzymon
Reviewed 8 November 2017

So I have only been to Chicago once. We are here for the Fabtech convention. IT is awesome and I am excited to get a few days here. We had breakfast here this am and had the breakfast bowl. WOW was it great. I will...More

Thank Jenifer S
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The breakfast food is awesomely good. The restaurant was pretty full but the wait time was less than 10 minutes. We ordered Nutella crepes and omelets. Everything was delicious and service was on point. Would love to

1  Thank ttaylor2u
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We grabbed breakfast at Meli - it was convenient to Hull House. My waffle was good as was the service. A $4.50 side of bacon gets you three slices. The pancake breakfast looked good as well.

Thank ace4444
West Loop
Fulton Market, Randolph Market, Jackson Boulevard and
Greek Town make up the West Loop. The neighborhood is
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Studios, but this downtown neighborhood is also an
up-and-coming spot for Chicago’s trendsetters. Several
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neighborhood to visit. Dotted with factories and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-5438
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Loop
  • Neighbourhood: West Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-454-0748
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