As tends to happen with the busiest breakfast spots in the city, Kanela has multiplied. There are six locations now, but this is the original, still serving their popular Greek-influenced brunch. There are at least four options for French toast on a given day, and plenty of different egg dishes. Be sure to get some of the sweet cinnamon monkey bread to split for the table.
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ZamZam is a cheap and easy spot for Mediterranean food. Grab a simple shawarma or falafel sandwich.
Southport & Irving
Southport and Irving is a restaurant in Lakeview known for its bottomless brunch.
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Yusho likes to get weird and interesting with Japanese inspired food and cooking styles. It's a unique and enjoyable Avondale spot.
Medici on 57th
Medici is a restaurant in Hyde Park with an extensive menu, and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
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Any restaurant with the words “Pie” and “Biscuit” in its name is probably a place you want to go.
The Chicago Diner
The Chicago Diner is vegan and vegetarian restaurant that even meat eaters might like.
The Breakfast Club & Grill
The Breakfast Club is a cute little neighborhood diner that's ideal for an easy breakfast, brunch, or lunch any day of the week.
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