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Cafés

Honey Berry Pancakes and Café

Honey Berry Pancakes and Café

Benedicts Eggs & More

Benedicts Eggs & More

Arabica Cafe

Arabica Cafe

Coffee House featuring hand crafted espresso beverages, Bridgetown Coffee, smoothies, sandwiches, salads, soup, and fresh baked pastries.

Alexander’s Cafe

Alexander’s Cafe

Alexander’s was named after our great hero, Alexander The Great, from Macedonia, Northern Greece, where we are from.

11 Jackson Coffee

11 Jackson Coffee

11 Jackson Coffee is dedicated to the fine craft of making a great cup of coffee. Our locally roasted premium coffee is prepared correctly. We feature Pour Over, Espresso, and Cold Brew.

Red Poppy Bistro

Red Poppy Bistro

Red Poppy Bistro 109 E Highland Ave, Elgin, IL 60120  (224) 523-8893 • www.redpoppybistro.com      Start the weekend off right by stopping by Red Poppy Bistro! Red Poppy Bistro opened at the end of June this year and has received incredible reviews already. When you walk in you can expect a friendly atmosphere and savory… Read more »

Robert & Carol’s Bartlett Coffee Depot

Robert & Carol’s Bartlett Coffee Depot

Elgin Farmers Market

Elgin Farmers Market

The Elgin Farmers Market is a large open air fresh market that takes place every year from early June through early October. Shoppers can find fresh locally grown produce and other locally sourced fare like, fresh honey! You can also find body care products, baked good and items for your pet. The Elgin Farmers Market… Read more »

Starbucks – South Elgin

Starbucks – South Elgin

Grab a cup of coffee or morning latte at this neighborhood Starbucks.

Starbucks – Elgin, North Randall

Starbucks – Elgin, North Randall

Grab a cup of hot coffee. This location is right next to the Comfort Suites Elgin in The Grove. Easy access to and from I-90.

Starbucks – Elgin, 821 South Randall Rd

Starbucks – Elgin, 821 South Randall Rd

Starbucks! While you are out shopping in Elgin this location is perfectly located for a quick stop or stay a while to get some work done. Free Wi-Fi

Starbucks – Elgin Target

Starbucks – Elgin Target

Starbucks is a Seattle based coffeehouse chain known for its signature roasts, light bites and WiFi availability.

Panera Bread – Elgin

Panera Bread – Elgin

Counter-serve bakery/cafe chain serving sandwiches, salads & more, known for its bread & free WiFi.

Panera Bread – South Elgin

Panera Bread – South Elgin

Counter-serve bakery/cafe chain serving sandwiches, salads & more, known for its bread & free WiFi.

Craft Donuts + Coffee

Craft Donuts + Coffee

Craft Donuts + Coffee makes small batch handcrafted donuts served with locally roasted coffee. Flavors will vary daily but they cover everything from sweet to savory to gluten-free to vegan. Foodies have to check this unique shop out!  

Eastside Café

Eastside Café

Whether you are looking for some unique foodie gifts for someone or feel like getting creative in the kitchen, The Uncommon Palate will help you. “A shop dedicated to inspiring you with personality, good eats, full bodied beverages, and culinary adventures.”

Panera Bread – Carpentersville

Panera Bread – Carpentersville

From focusing on quality, clean ingredients to serving our food to you in a warm and welcoming environment, Panera Bread is committed to being an ally to our guests. That means crafting a menu of soups, salads and sandwiches that we are proud to feed our families. You don’t have to compromise to eat well…. Read more »

Jerry’s Café

Jerry’s Café

Jerry’s Cafe is a full service espresso bar. Located on the campus of Judson University in the lobby of the Harm A. Weber Academic Center. The beans used by Jerry’s Cafe are roasted locally and are Fair Trade Certified.  Jerry’s blend is a proprietary roast that was developed by the founders, exclusively for Jerry’s Cafe.

Nestle Tollhouse Café

Nestle Tollhouse Café

It’s not by chance that Nestlé® Toll House® Cafe by Chip® continues to grow and have a phenomenal loyal consumer base. Like any good relationship, it seems the real secret to success is the ability to deliver a certain energy or vibe and uncommon creations that keep our consumers coming back for more. Our brand… Read more »

Starbucks

Starbucks

It happens millions of times each week – a customer receives a drink from a Starbucks barista – but each interaction is unique. It is just a moment in time – just one hand reaching over the counter to present a cup to another outstretched hand. But it’s a connection. We make sure everything we… Read more »

Culinary Fox Cafe & Catering

Culinary Fox Cafe & Catering

Welcome to the Culinary Fox Cafe where we prepare our daily soups fresh from scratch every day! Our quiche and soup change daily. We offer weekly specials which differ from our extensive menu of hand crafted sandwiches. Come on in and enjoy some of our delicious home-made food. Check out culinaryfox.com for all of our menu options… Read more »

Sweet Berry Café

Sweet Berry Café

Sweet Berry Cafe offers an array of freshly made to order breakfast/ lunch entrees, vegetarian choices, gluten free choices and healthy meals. We use the freshest fruits and vegetables, farm fresh XL AA Grade Eggs and high quality meats such as: Roast Prime Rib for our beef sandwiches, Certified Black Angus Burgers, real Roasted Turkey… Read more »

Stella’s Place – Bartlett

Stella’s Place – Bartlett

Stella’s Place is a neighborhood cafe and gathering place for adults to enjoy a light meal, beverage and gaming in a warm and welcoming environment. Stylized with a contemporary interpretation of mid-century modern design, Stella’s Place has the comfortable feel of being in your own living room. Offering highly personalized service and superior amenities, Stella’s… Read more »

Southern Belles

Southern Belles

Here at Southern Belles Pancake House, breakfast is our passion. We use only the finest and freshest ingredients to create a meal that will fill your belly and warm your heart. Come and visit – your taste buds will thank you! https://www.southernbellespancakes.com/

McDonald’s – Elgin, Randall Rd

McDonald’s – Elgin, Randall Rd

Dedicated to everyone who says, “i’m lovin’ it”. To our super fans – We salute you.

McDonalds – Carpentersville, Randall Rd

McDonalds – Carpentersville, Randall Rd

Dedicated to everyone who says, “i’m lovin’ it”. To our super fans – We salute you.

Briana’s Pancake Cafe Restaurant

Briana’s Pancake Cafe Restaurant

Briana’s Pancake Cafe Restaurant, in South Elgin, IL, is where the entire family can enjoy home-style cooking since 2013. Signature dishes keep our guests coming back for more, with our chocolate chip banana pancakes and crepes being served more than 1,000 times each year. Come experience hometown hospitality and home-cooked meals! We also do catering… Read more »

Big Apple Bagels

Big Apple Bagels

Our success begins with always made-from-scratch, premium baked goods… Bagels, Muffins & More. All of our restaurants are known for freshness because we hand make our products on the premises daily. As a result, we are able to provide our customers with the tastiest and most delightful products anywhere. Since 1993, BAB has grown into a national… Read more »

Benedict’s Eggs and More

Benedict’s Eggs and More

Wonderful selection for a gourmet breakfast or lunch. Served in a historical home with a tree growing through it. Great kids menu! Start your morning celebration with one of our Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s. Our own special Intelligentsia coffee blend and Mighty Leaf teas.

Blue Box Cafe

Blue Box Cafe

Blue Box Cafe is a locally owned and operated cafe featuring premium coffees, meats and cheeses.  The best part, we have a Doctor Who theme! We have partnered with Metropolis Coffee Company and Boar’s Head Meats to provide downtown Elgin with some of the freshest and best products on the market. Of course, we’re are… Read more »

Van’s Frozen Custard and Burgers

Van’s Frozen Custard and Burgers

Frozen Custard is a high-end ice cream containing quality dairy products with the addition of egg yolks.  This combination makes the final product creamier and gives it a much smoother texture than traditional ice cream.  Unlike traditional ice cream, which is typically composed of 50% air, frozen custard has only 15-30% air.  With less air,… Read more »

Starbucks – West Dundee

Starbucks – West Dundee

Seattle-based coffeehouse chain known for its signature roasts, light bites, and WiFi availability.

Elgin Area Business

School Street Station Bistro

Spring Hill Mall

Spring Hill Mall

Shopping Center with more than 120 retailers and eateries including Macy’s, Carson’s, Barnes & Noble, Victoria’s Secret, Bath and Body Works, The Children’s Place, Gymboree, Panera Bread and more! FREE mall-wide WIFI

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