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Sweet Maple Cafe

) #421 of 7,830 Restaurants in Chicago ££ - £££ American, Cafe
1339 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4706
+1 312-243-8908
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“home fries” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1339 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4706
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was Mother's Day morning we were hungry and all places downtown were full and fully booked for hours. Luckily this place was mentioned in our Lonely Planet guide and we decided to give it a try. Yes, it was full when we arrived, but...More

Thank petra h
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We came to Sweet Maple Cafe early in the morning, so there was not a long wait. Later in the morning, there can be a line to get in for either breakfast or lunch. Sweet Maple Cafe has come a long way, since it was...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

An amazing experience everytime we go with family and especially taking our out-of-town guests. Will return soon. It's worth waiting against the wall for your turn to sit down, order and eat! Everything is GOOD!

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Got off a flight and starving. Got there a little before 12 and had to wait about 10 minutes. Food was worth wait...family members had pancakes (chocolate chip, banana) I had the house omelette (gets, mozzarella, red peppers, spinach and onions). Everything was excellent..we will...More

Thank unhappypatr0n
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Everything has pretty much been said already about this place. One of the best breakfasts in Chicago (#2 on my list, right behind Los Candiles). Their pancakes are already amazing. Their biscuits are some of the best you will ever have. Their cheese grits are...More

Thank NiJaal M
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Tasty buttermilk pancakes and chocolate pancakes and the Chorizo tacos were quite good. Really nice salsa came with the tacos. Real hot chocolate!!

Thank Rumble730
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We always end our trips to Chicago with a visit here for breakfast. Great atmosphere and staff in a small restaurant. Great food; have not had anything that isn't great. Love their special pancakes and they do serve real maple syrup! They don't take reservations...More

Thank Joseph W
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Best Place in Chicago to have breakfast. there usually is a 30 minute wait for a table but it is worth the weight. Lots of food great prices and great service The Omelets, pancakes, potatoes are all tasty and arrived to the table hot. I...More

Thank WWhiteley
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Went for brunch on a Saturday. Great food and service. Wait was not too bad. Worth the wait and the chairs outside make the wait easy.

Thank nancee6338
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We first discovered Sweet Maple ten years ago when a UIC Medical Center doc suggested it as a place to go for lunch after a morning test which required fasting. We tried the fried chicken livers and they were SO GOOD, that's the only thing...More

Thank Lois J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1339 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4706
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > University Village / Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: University Village / Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 312-243-8908
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