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26 E Congress Pkwy, Ste 1, Chicago, IL 60605-1236
+1 312-922-2233
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cubano” (19 reviews)
“cuban coffee” (19 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (17 reviews)
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Latin, Cafe, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
26 E Congress Pkwy, Ste 1, Chicago, IL 60605-1236
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious deliciousness! Salads, soups. sandwiches, plates, and desserts. The flan is possibly the best I’ve ever had. Pleasant atmosphere and friendly staff. Small, so seating is limited, but don’t let that keep you from going. I can’t wait to return.

Thank on-the-go-300
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 6 who went here for a quick lunch as we were sightseeing around the city. Everyone had sandwiches, and we were all extremely pleased with out meal! Really good food, wide menu, fast delivery and for a fair price! Would...More

Thank RobinPettersbakken
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place for a reasonably priced meal. Good vegan/vegetarian options. Staff is friendly and courteous. Highly recommended!

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant based primarily on location and the fact that it opened at 0700 each day. But the pressed breakfast sandwiches are wonderful (both the Completo and the one with eggs and Chorizo). Service is friendly and fast, coffee is good, and they...More

Thank AHW676
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stumbled onto Cafecito by chance, after Starbucks was closed. I am forever grateful that Starbuck's wasn't available. I ordered the Café con Leche and there is no going back. Talk about a smooth coffee, it was love at first sip. The ambiance was lovely,...More

Thank TrinaTrekking
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Every time I come to Chicago I make it a point to stop in here for a quick bite. This morning I went in and got a cup of coffee. I like how comfortable this place is. After sitting a while enjoying the atmosphere, I...More

Thank le0cgh
Reviewed 2 February 2018

A pleasant atmosphere, with tables and comfy chairs. The music was rather loud for people carrying on conversations.

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Love the food and the staff makes it that much better. Kuddos to the guys in back and women up front!

Thank Preach2014
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We ate a lot of good food on our trip to Chicago last summer, some at very fine restaurants, but these sandwiches are what I keep coming back to when I think about our trip. They were amazing. We went one morning for breakfast and...More

Thank viajero5
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Cafecito is a good place to grab a sandwich or some rice and beans. The food is good and the space is clean. The two people I went with said the coffee is out of this world and well worth the visit.

Thank kfountain44
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 E Congress Pkwy, Ste 1, Chicago, IL 60605-1236
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-922-2233
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