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Robust Coffee Lounge

6300 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, IL 60637-3701
+1 773-891-4240
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwich” (2 reviews)
“south side” (3 reviews)
“diablo” (2 reviews)
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06:00 - 20:00All hours
6300 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, IL 60637-3701
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The perfect place to do some work, enjoy a delicious drink, sandwich, and occasional conversation with warm people. I recently 'discovered' Robust Coffee and have returned routinely the past month - multiple times a week. I love the Mocha Diablo!

Thank M3054QJmichaelh
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Wing Commander searches for the independent coffee house and this is it ... for a super pre-cappuccino stop before our tour of the Robie House about 6 blocks east. Every one happy, locally popular ... most important great cappuccino. Get in tune for your Frank...More

Thank LorenzoelJefe
Reviewed 9 August 2017

What can I say about Robust that hasn't been said? Its a great coffee shop, with some off street parking in the back in Woodlawn's ever growing and improving neighborhood. First start with a Mocha Diablo, a unique offering at Robust. Follow up with some...More

Thank Lucas P
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Like the name Robust Coffee, the Coffee is Robust!!! Honey Nut Latte with 3 espresso shots is my go to. Wonderful place on the Southside of Chicago.

Reviewed 21 December 2016

Great drink menu, yummy food and wonderful atmosphere. Love the bookshelf of books to share! Plenty of space for meetings. Parking may be a challenge since the parking lot is small but you can usually find a spot on the street. Go!

Thank Rashida R
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

It's a little out-of-the-way, not near much of anything else. But go. The coffee is wonderful the service is pleasant the atmosphere is perfect and the food is very good not to mention reasonably priced. If you like a coffee house feel and want breakfast...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I came for the coffee and stayed for the food. they were pleasant and the lunch was just right. When you are looking for a nice place to relax for a bit and have a nice cup of coffee, this place is perfect.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Great atmosphere. Delicious flavor combinations for sandwiches and reasonably priced. Custom crafted iced teas and lemonades are great! Nice to have a cozy, comfortable place on the south side to "lounge" in! Great meeting place and fun people watching. Lots of diversity. and the knitting...More

Thank susanM757DX
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My son lives down the road, and every time we are in town to visit him we go to Robust Coffee lounge for breakfast and lunch. There breakfast are very good and lots of flavours. Lunches are great also lots of meat or whatever you...More

Thank sorrent
Reviewed 17 August 2015

The coffee and the staff are great!!! I go here each time I am in Chicago and each coffee drink I've gotten has been great. They have a lot of milk options for people like me who can't have real milk

Thank Anna S
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6300 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, IL 60637-3701
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-891-4240
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