CHIReview

Vietfive Coffee

$$$$

1116 W Madison St, Chicago
View WebsiteEarn 3X Points

It’s not the largest coffee shop in town, but Vietfive in the West Loop is one of our favorite places to sit with our laptops for a few hours. This little Vietnamese coffee shop is light and bright, has an energetic hip hop playlist, and friendly baristas. They also have a smooshy couch for chilling, and about five round tables that are the perfect size for holding your computer, snacks, multiple drinks, and soon-to-be-realized dreams of becoming a published author. Their coffee is smooth and drinkable, made with beans imported from Vietnam, brewed using a phin, and then mixed with your choice of condensed milk, coconut milk, or almond milk. Plus, you can eat tasty things like bánh mì empanadas, bánh patê sô, and vegan soft serve.

Sign up for our newsletter.

Be the first to get expert restaurant recommendations for every situation right in your inbox.


By signing up, I agree to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Featured in

The Best Chicago Coffee Shops For Getting Work Done  guide image
Guide
The Best Chicago Coffee Shops For Getting Work Done

Great places to drink coffee and be productive.

Suggested Reading

The Best Chicago Coffee Shops For Getting Work Done  guide image
Guide
The Best Chicago Coffee Shops For Getting Work Done

Great places to drink coffee and be productive.

27 Great Chicago Restaurants For Dining Solo guide image
Guide
27 Great Chicago Restaurants For Dining Solo

Eating alone can be good for you. Here are the best places in Chicago to do it.

20 Great Restaurants That Are Open On Mondays guide image
Guide
20 Great Restaurants That Are Open On Mondays

Where to eat on Monday night when lots of restaurants are taking the day off.