Loyola University Chicago

Family Weekend

Restaurants & Dining

Chicago is renown for not only sophicated and award-winning dining, but also what locals like to call "soul-warming hearty comfort food."  Click the food themes below to find just some examples of the many delicious offerings for your weekend.


  • Panaderia Ayutla Mexican Bakery
  • Sweet Temptations Bake Shop (site)
  • Caribbean American Baking Company (site)
  • Mughal Desi Bakery
  • Pak Sweets Indian Bakery
  • Baghdad Bakery specializing in babka and Laham bajine & pies
  • Tel-Aviv Kosher Bakery (site)
  • defloured: A Gluten Free Bakery (site)
  • First Slice Pie Cafe (site)
  • A Taste of Heaven specializing in scones (site)
  • Chiu Quon Chinese Bakery (site)


  • Ann Sather Swedish-American Restaurant & Bakery (site)
  • Little Corner Restaurant (Classic American Diner) (site)
  • Cozy Corner Restaurant & Pancake House (site)
  • m.henry (brunch with a twist, vegan-friendly) (site)
  • Kanela Breakfast Club (Greek) (site)
  • The Bongo Room (Decadent Pancakes & French Toast) (site)
  • Tiztal Mexican Cafe (site)
  • Cellars Bar & Grill (Bottomless Brunch Specials) (site)


  • XO Marshmallow (Gourmet Marshmallows) (site)
  • Insomnia Cookies (site)
  • Gordo's Homemade Ice Cream Bars (site)
  • Lickity Split Frozen Custard (site)
  • Tina's Italian Ice & Gourmet Popcorn (site)
  • George's Ice Cream & Sweets (site)
  • La Mariposa Michoacana (Mexican Desserts)
  • Bambu (Vietnamese Che / dessert drinks) (site)
  • bopNgrill Korean Fast Food (site)
  • Uncommon Ground Organic Restaurant (site)
  • Giordano's Deep Dish Pizza (site)
  • Summer Noodles & Rice Pan-Asian (site)
  • Ethiopian Diamond Restaurant & Lounge (site)
  • Big Jones Southern Comfort (site)
  • HopLeaf Gastropub with Extensive Beer Selection (site)
  • Nookies Edgewater American Comfort Food (site)
  • Reza's Mediterranean Restaurant (site)