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Meli Cafe

) #418 of 7,846 Restaurants in Chicago ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
301 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-5438
+1 312-454-0748
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“crepes” (12 reviews)
“french toast” (13 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
301 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-5438
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

I went to Meli with a friend for lunch and was impressed with the elegant atmosphere. We both had the berry cobbler crepe, which was very good. They didn't skimp on the berries and I was left feeling satisfied but not overly stuffed. Meli is...More

Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

If it wasn't across the street from office I would travel here. The food is exceptional and consistently prepared and locally sourced. Predominantly organic. Fantastic service with servers who all have bright and positively happy dispositions. The omelette and related breakfast items that are served...More

Thank TomTChi
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My son and I were wanting to get breakfast before leaving for home. I happened to see a review and decided to try. EVERYTHING was fantastic. Juices, ice tea, both breakfasts, clean environment, etc.... Must go

Thank 5600loveland57
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Good food and atmosphere. Staff and prompt. Would recommend for breakfast lovers. Menu had many choices. Option for gluten free consumers on menu

Thank das31356
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

If you a looking for a local spot, this is the place. The atmosphere is quiet and quaint. The variety of juices are awesome.. the portions are huge so bring your appetite. The only bad thing is that they don't split give separate checks. So...More

Thank Freda B
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Very good for a breakfast meeting. Close to downtown, but quiet. Food and service are good and it has easy access in the morning.

Thank offlaw
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Meli Cafe it's a warm welcoming place for having breakfast in Chicago, probably the only one opens at 7 on Sunday morning in the neighborhood. According to American breakfast habits, I think the French toast was so big and well topped that you don't need...More

Thank Isacomunication
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Cute, sunny breakfast spot with variety: fresh squeezed juices, bacon and eggs, eggs benedict, Crepes, pancakes. They accomodated gluten free request easily and had almond milk available for non-dairy. Enjoyed!

Thank melemsmith
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We walked here from the Crowne Plaza down the street for a Saturday morning breakfast. Absolutely fabulous. From the warm and classy decor to the prompt and professional servers. Food is unbelievable. We ordered the pork belly eggs benedict, and the banana pancakes. One or...More

Thank 52,761
Reviewed 2 December 2016

If you want a huge selection of delicious well prepared breakfast plates, this is your place. Located in Greek Town, Meli will start your day off with fresh juices, coffee, and great dishes.

West Loop
Fulton Market, Randolph Market, Jackson Boulevard and
Greek Town make up the West Loop. The neighborhood is
best known as the location of Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo
Studios, but this downtown neighborhood is also an
up-and-coming spot for Chicago’s trendsetters. Several
sub-neighborhoods within West Loop make this a unique
neighborhood to visit. Dotted with factories and
warehouses, West Loop is packed with various types of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-5438
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Loop
  • Neighbourhood: West Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-454-0748
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