Bakery

Eataly is massive.  It’s two floors in the middle of downtown Chicago of just about everything Italian food you can think of. Coffee, gelato, a Nutella bar, Cheese, bread, wine, […]

So you start to hear about a new place that’s going to sell bread.  Then you hear they are selling pizza.  Then your friends say it’s the best pizza in […]

A quick stop for breakfast.  Decent coffee and pastries, good fresh orange juice.  A little unorganized behind the counter so expect a little wait.

Good, but nothing special. We had a late breakfast croissant here.

Stopped on our way out to Soter Vineyards for a tasting. Very light, tasty donuts. “Our donuts are made from a classic brioche recipe that originated in the south of […]

Stopped in for an afternoon espresso. Very good service, very good espresso. Make sure to go downstairs to the bakery for croissant. Make sure to go on the hour since […]

This was one of the neatest places we found.  Beautiful interior, great staff, awesome pastries.  The interior was over the top yet the staff made it comfortable. We had a […]

So, we went to “Cine Brunch” at the Oakmont Theater to see The Wizard of Oz and have brunch. First things first, old theaters are awesome.  Beyond that, the Oakmont […]