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Sunny Side Up & Coffee Shop

42 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2506
+1 312-930-4242
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (42 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (45 reviews)
“croque madame” (22 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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42 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2506
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don’t get me wrong, the food was good. But I had high expectations. I ordered the stuffed French toast. It was good but very sweet. If you don’t like strawberries do not get it. I think I would have been happier with regular French toast....More

Thank jbo1313
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were visiting Chicago for Valentine's day and looked for a nice coffee shop for brunch. Sunny Side Up was just a block away from the hotel, great location! The atmosphere was warm and comfortable. The food was absolutely outstanding. I had the Sunny Side...More

Thank Dayna G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A good starts to a Sunday. Breakfast was heart and flavorful. Went downstairs for coffee and tea afterwards. Would recommend a stop here.

Thank kdnm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place for brunch. Our party ate here on a Wednesday morning so it was not super busy like it would be on the weekend. Our service was fast and friendly, and the food was delicious. It was difficult to choose from all the options...More

Thank AnnaJem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called at 10:00 am last Sunday to see if they could seat 13. By the time we got there at 10:10, our table was ready! We had our food in no time and it was raves all around. I can't get the biscuits and...More

Thank lsroyal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Anytime we are in town visiting my son downtown Chicago, we enjoy breakfast at Sunny Side Up & Coffee Shop! Great atmosphere! Great location. The food is terrific and service is always great! Highly recommend.

Thank GBM67
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Better than west egg cafe. Staff and food much better. Really enjoyed it. Coffee delicious too. We didnt have to wait and sevice was excellent

Thank TartanEcosse
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Great eggs bennie -- nice options, portions are just right. Nice spot to start the day in walking distance from mag mile hotels.

Thank minnemaja
Reviewed 2 January 2018

It was busy so we had to wait but it was well worth it. Very friendly staff who kept us informed on how long the wait was. The portions were enormous and the food delicious. I had the oatmeal which can be considered an after-thought...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This place was a couple blocks from our hotel. I noticed how highly ranked and rated it was on Trip Advisor and we decided to try it. Wow. It’s incredible. The staff is super wonderful and the food is out of this world. Go early...More

Thank joebayliss
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14 September 2017|
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Response from Born2sunshine | Reviewed this property |
not that I see . But they have a nice variety of breakfast and lunch items .
14 September 2017|
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Response from JParlante | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. They have their menu posted outside the restaurant on a board that is very visible.
24 April 2016|
Response from Laurie M | Reviewed this property |
You could call them and ask if they sell gift certificates and provide a credit card number with the limit you set for the gift card. I imagine they would send it to you. I didn't ask about this when I was there, but I'm... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2506
    (N Wabash)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 312-930-4242
Charming historic brownstone serving delicious breakfast & lunch. Coffee Shoppe on lower level.
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