Lula Café

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Pastry Chef Kate Neumann of Lula Cafe - Chicago, IL

2537 North Kedzie Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 489-9554
www.lulacafe.com
Hours: Mon 9am-10pm; Wed-Thurs 9am-10pm; Fri-Sat 9am-11pm; Sun 9am-10pm

Run by 2005 Chicago Rising Star Chefs Jason Hammel and Amalea Tshilds, Lula is the consummate neighborhood spot—open pretty much all day, with a casual vibe and excellent, reasonably priced food crafted from local produce. Despite their lack of formal culinary training, this couple turns out delicious comfort food that you could eat every day and be satisfied. Breakfast is served until 2:30 on weekdays, and Monday night they offer a 3-course farm dinner for $28. In keeping with the laidback theme, Pastry Chef Kate Neumann prepares updated, homespun desserts that recall sweets at a (sophisticated) grandmother’s table.

Recommended Dishes:
  • Cider Sorbet, Pumpkin Ice Cream, Caramel, and Gingerbread Crumble
  • Bittersweet Chocolate Torte, Milk Chocolate Ice Cream, Earl Grey and Kumquat-Date Compote

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