Serving up traditional comfort food in an old-fashioned diner setting. Offering
traditional delicatessen mainstays, along with omelets
and a wide range of meat-and-cheese sandwiches, burgers and so much
more. Everything house made - roast their own meats!
Breakfast features buttermilk flapjacks, thick French toast and their famous
blintzes as well as delicious eggs, skillets, breakfast sandwiches, omelets and
more. For lunch & dinner there’s also salads, triple decker, deli, grilled &
open-faced sandwiches, burgers, great Matzo ball soup and their also famous
Beverages include coffee, soft drinks, bottled & canned sodas, root beer floats
and yummy milkshakes. Plus, a Bloody Mary Bar (build your own) Mimosas
made with fresh squeezed orange juice, spiked shakes, wine and ice cold
A full-service sit-down restaurant. Breakfast (served all day), lunch and dinner.
Dine-in, carry-out and delivery. Online ordering also available. Participates in
nowait - customers can get in line from their phone.
Inviting nostalgic interior. Vintage décor packed with American antiques and
memorabilia. Wonderful sidewalk café in the warmer months.
Location: Prime retail space in Lincoln Park, Chicago's historic and much
sought after neighborhood! An energetic, thriving area with historic churches,
brick row houses, tree-lines streets, peaceful parks along with many bustling
Offers a variety of retail shops, casual cafes, ethnic restaurants, sweet shops,
bars and taverns. In addition to shopping and dining, Lincoln Park is a diverse
arts and entertainment destination as well with a plethora of museums, top
theaters and live music clubs.
Also plenty of natural beauty and outdoors to enjoy. This North Side
neighborhood's namesake park is a sprawling 1,208 acres of green space
with a free zoo open year-round, a nature museum and conservatory. Plus,
lakefront trails and beaches against a back of downtown skyscrapers.
A great location with many young urban professionals, recent college
graduates and young families. The 2nd wealthiest neighborhood in Chicago!
Year Established: 1938 (current owners 1967 - 30 years!)
Lease Information: Leased space $8,300/mth all in. Current lease expires in
May 2018 with one 5-year option.
Days/Hrs of Operation: Mo-Fr 8a-3p & Sa 8a-7p & Su 8a-6p (No late nights!)
Value of FF&E (Included in Asking Price): $80,000.
Training: Two weeks comprehensive one-site training.
Seller Financing: No.
Competition/Market: A Chicago icon. Award winning last 5 years in a row
2011-2015! Featured on Chicago’s Best. One of the best diners in the city.
One of the best meals in Chicago. One of the best breakfasts in the chi town.
Best potato pancakes anywhere. Best Reuben ever. Known for their
traditional Jewish deli food and modern comfort cuisine, fast delivery and
Growth & Expansion: A staple in the neighborhood. Local favorite. Lots of
regulars. Popular breakfast, brunch, lunch & dinner spot. Highly
recommended. A great reputation to continue to build upon!
2016 sales up over 6% year over year!
Highly confidential listing, please do not discuss with employees or patrons.
Showings by appointment only.
Listed by Tom Traina at EatZ & Associates