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We’re so excited to share absolutely the greatest breakfast sandwiches in Chicago that make the proper, scrumptious weekend brunch or weekday pick-me-up. These cafes and eating places are a must-try if you happen to dwell in Chicago or if you happen to’re visiting! You’ll acknowledge a few our favs which have been featured in our earlier guides, so you recognize they’re an incredible go-to.
- The Very Hungry Caterpillar from Sunflour Bakery & Cafe: 4250 N Marine Dr.
- Biscuit Egg Breakfast Sandwich from Hexe Espresso Co.: 2000 W. Diversey Pkwy.
- Steingold’s Basic Lox from Steingold’s Deli: 3737 N Southport Ave.
- The Bestest Vendor from Smack Dab: 6730 N Clark St.
- The Potato-Nator from Tempesta Market: 1372 W. Grand Ave.
- BLT + Egg on a Biscuit from The Biscuit Man: 1612 W Irving Park Rd.
Get every of the breakfast sandwich deets under!
Sunflour Bakery & Cafe
Abra first found Sunflour Cafe when she moved to the Buena Park neighborhood and fell in love with just about each menu merchandise. It’s positioned contained in the Go Grocer on the backside of an condominium constructing, so it’s actually a hidden gem. They’ve fantastic espresso drinks, scrumptious pastries sourced from across the metropolis, selfmade vegan hummus with enjoyable flavors, and tons of wonderful lunch & breakfast sandwiches. The sandwiches are tremendous contemporary and their contemporary baguettes are everyyyything.
- The Very Hungry Caterpillar: this breakfast sandwich doesn’t fiddle. For these mornings the place you want some severe sustenance, choose up this delish sandwich with ham, scrambled eggs, cheddar, muenster, spinach, honey mustard and mayo on a toasted baguette. The baguette is good and toasty with the proper, smooth chew on the within. Abra isn’t an enormous mustard fan however the honey mustard provides an entire new ingredient to the sandwich. Sure, it’s nice for splitting, too!
Hexe Espresso Co.
Howdy, previous pal! Hexe is again in our information with one other must-order menu merchandise. We’ve shared their unbelievable vegan & gluten free chocolate chip walnut cookie in our cookie information, and their scrumptious turkey sandwich in our unique sandwich information. They opened again in 2019 and have wonderful espresso drinks, baked items, cocktails, and naturally, sandwiches. Now it’s time to drag as much as their patio, order an excellent enjoyable espresso drink and get their well-known breakfast sandwich.
- Biscuit Egg Breakfast Sandwich: I attempted this magnificence a couple of weeks in the past and it was SO scrumptious and filling. Their savory biscuit has an ideal crumb and so they prime it with scrambled egg, cheese, and your selection of bacon or sausage. I went for the sausage as a result of it’s selfmade proper there! Obsessed. Additionally they offer you jam on the aspect as a result of who doesn’t love a candy & savory combo? Their biscuit sandwich is served till it’s offered out, so I recommend getting there proper within the morning to snag one!
Steingold’s opened again in 2017 and shortly grew to become one of the crucial well-liked bagel locations in Chicago. They’re identified for his or her distinctive takes on conventional Jewish deli recipes, and so they had been named among the best eating places in Chicago by Meals Community final yr below the “Trendy Deli” class. You’ll discover the most effective, New York type bagels with that excellent chew, plus tons of sandwiches and sides like pastrami, lox, smoked whitefish salad, BLT, and extra. They usually launch restricted version bagel & cream cheese flavors on their Instagram, too! Every weekend in Might they’re that includes a blueberry buttermilk pancake bagel with lemon ricotta maple cream cheese. OMG YES.
- Steingold’s Basic Lox: we switched it up from eggs to share the wonderful signature lox sandwich. It’s piled excessive with home cured Skuna Bay lox, cream cheese, purple onion, tomato, capers and pickled cucumbers in your selection of bagel. We went with the every little thing bagel and chive cream cheese and the flavors had been *chef’s kiss*. They undoubtedly don’t skimp on the lox and the contemporary veggies add the proper steadiness. In case you’re a fan of lox, this sandwich is a should strive in Chicago!
We’re heading up north to Roger’s Park to seek out the coveted Smack Dab cafe. Abra found Smack Dab a few years again and it’s considered one of her all-time favs. Not solely have they got wonderful menu objects like biscuit breakfast sandwiches (we’ll get to that), donuts, breakfast burritos, enjoyable espresso drinks & Friday evening pizzas, however additionally they work onerous to profit the neighborhood round them. On the primary Wednesday of each month, they serve up a free neighborhood dinner with vegan & gluten free choices for anybody locally who desires/wants one. Additionally they donate $1000 value of meals to The Love Fridge every month — a mutual help group that works to position neighborhood fridges throughout town.
- The Bestest Vendor: this unbelievable breakfast sandwich has scrambled egg, cheese, sausage, garlic chive mayo & bacon jam on their signature tacky biscuit. The garlic chive mayo is unbelievable and the candy & savory bacon jam takes this sammie to the following stage. Pair this sandwich with a scrumptious espresso drink just like the “Spring in Blue-m Latte,” which has wonderful blueberry sage syrup, and even a selfmade cake donut (rotating, enjoyable flavors!)
It’s possible you’ll acknowledge Tempesta from our sandwich information as a result of they’re actually among the best within the biz for all sorts of sandwiches. You’ll additionally discover yummy sides, meats & cheese for charcuterie boards, wine & gelato out there, so there’s actually one thing for everybody. It’s considered one of Abra’s all-time favs, so we needed to get their well-known breakfast sandwich.
- The Potato-Nator: *warning* this breakfast sammie is large, messy and completely scrumptious. It has an enormous hash brown patty, bacon, pickled purple onion, lettuce, tomato, American cheese, a sunnyside up egg, ‘nduja aioli and ‘nduja scorching sauce on a butter brioche bun. WHOA. This child is extra of a knife-and-fork sandwich and we’re not mad about it. Get some additional napkins prepared and pull up a chair on their seasonal patio with this one!
The Biscuit Man
In case you’re questioning if breakfast sandwiches are made even higher on freshly baked biscuits, they’re. The Biscuit Man is counter-service type positioned inside the Lengthy Room in Ravenswood — a comfy bar with distinctive cocktails, espresso & a spacious beer backyard. Zeeshan Shah began The Biscuit Man again in 2015 after working at many award-winning eating places and bars in Chicago. You’ll discover a go-to spot for distinctive breakfast sandwiches all on smooth, completely flaky, housmade biscuits. Get pleasure from it on the Lengthy Room bar or patio with a espresso drink or a bit of brunch cocktail!
- BLT + Egg on a Biscuit: this excellent biscuit sandwich has a tacky scrambled egg, bacon, spring lettuce, aioli and tomato jam. The tomato jam provides a beautiful sweetness paired with all the savory objects, and the biscuit is severely SO smooth and scrumptious. There’s nothing worse than a dry biscuit, and The Biscuit Man actually knocks it out of the park. We propose splitting this sandwich and their “Primary Biscuit,” which has their signature tomato jam and goat cheese. The combo is unreal.
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