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Coffee shops can still sell drinks to go, despite the stay-at-home order.
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Where to Get Coffee to Go in Chicago

Bring some coffee shop culture back home

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Coffee shops can still sell drinks to go, despite the stay-at-home order.
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Chicago’s caffeine addicts and aficionados won’t be surprised to hear that coffee shops are considered essential businesses under Governor J.B. Pritzker’s executive order. While some have closed their doors completely during the stay-at-home order, many are still offering to-go — and even some delivery — coffee and espresso drinks. Venue hours are subject to change, so it’s a good idea to check social media accounts or call ahead before venturing out.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. The Coffee Studio

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5628 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 271-7881
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Cozy Andersonville spot the Coffee Studio is open from 6:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily for to-go orders and pre-order pickup via its mobile app or phone. Give the staff a call upon pulling up and they’ll bring out the order for curbside retrieval.

2. Groundswell Coffee Roasters

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4839 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 754-7590
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Local mini-chain Groundswell’s locations in Ravenswood and West Loop are open for carryout coffee business from 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Its cafe on Lincoln Avenue is temporarily closed.

Damen AND West Loop: We’re deemed essential! We hope everyone is doing well. Come see us 7:30a-12p if you’re out for a...

Posted by Groundswell Coffee Roasters on Friday, March 20, 2020

3. Cafe Urbano

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4176 N Elston Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 478-1000
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Irving Park’s Cafe Urbano has coffee and sandwiches available for delivery or pickup. Fans of Milwaukee-based roaster Colectivo can get its coffee and beans here.

4. FINOM Coffee

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4200 Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60641
(312) 620-5010
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This popular Hungarian cafe is open from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for carryout orders — call ahead of time so staff can help expedite the visit. Ownership is working to set up third-party delivery, so keep an eye on the cafe’s Instagram for updates.

5. Two Hearted Queen

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1201 W Roscoe St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 360-8189
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Locally-owned roaster and cafe Two Hearted Queen is accepting to-go and pick-up orders from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily on Roscoe Street in Lakeview. Its recently-opened Boystown location is temporarily closed.

6. Heritage Bicycles

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2959 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 245-3005
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This coffee and bike shop hybrid is offering its caffeinated brew and doughnuts from Do-Rite for takeout and delivery (via Caviar) from its Lakeview and West Loop locations.

7. Gaslight Coffee Roasters

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2385 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

Friendly espresso haven Gaslight Coffee Roasters is offering take-out orders from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. If a customer isn’t comfortable coming in, owners suggest they email tristan@gaslightcoffee to work something out.

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8. Cafe Mustache

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2313 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 687-9063
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Logan Square caffeine spot and music venue Cafe Mustache has both carryout and delivery options, including coffee, sandwiches, and beer, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

9. Oromo Cafe Bucktown

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1912 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 904-8147
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Oromo Cafe, one of Chicago’s most globally well-rounded coffee shops, has take-out items for sale in Bucktown and Lincoln Square.

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10. Passion House Coffee

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1200 N North Branch St
Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 344-1459
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Roasters and baristas at Passion House are offering carry-out and call-ahead orders at its Goose Island and Logan Square cafes.

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11. DropShot Coffee & Snack Bar

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312 W Chestnut St
Chicago, IL 60622
(312) 496-3014
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Call ahead or (briefly) stop by DropShot Coffee & Snack Bar for coffee and food, including delicious dough pockets from 5411 Empanadas.

Friendly reminder that we are to-go only right now! Feel free to phone orders in ahead of time at 312-496-3014. Pick up...

Posted by DropShot Coffee & Snack Bar on Tuesday, March 17, 2020

12. Dark Matter Coffee - The Mothership

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738 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60612
(773) 697-8472
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Local caffeine empire Dark Matter is open for to-go orders from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Mothership in West Town, Osmium in Lakeview, and Electric Mud near the Bucktown/Logan Square border; 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chocolate City Coffee Palace and Bodega in West Town; 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Star Lounge in West Town and Caravanserai in Avondale; and 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on weekdays only at Meddle in West Loop.

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13. Metric Coffee Co.

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2021 W Fulton St suite k-101b
Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 982-2196
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This West Town cafe, attached to the Metric’s production facility, cranks out some of the most creative drinks in town. They’re open 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

14. Cafe Jumping Bean

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1439 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 455-0019
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A Pilsen institution, Cafe Jumping Bean is open for carryout from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

15. Sip & Savor Chicago

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528 E 43rd St
Chicago, IL 60653
(773) 855-2125
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Sip & Savor, the proudly black-owned coffee chain from Trez Pugh, has all three locations (Bronzeville, Rosenwald, Hyde Park) open for business.

16. Back of the Yards Coffee Co.

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2059 W 47th St
Chicago, IL 60609
(773) 475-6381
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Community-focused shop Back of the Yards Coffee Co. is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for carryout, as well as delivery from UberEats and GrubHub.

1. The Coffee Studio

5628 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640

Cozy Andersonville spot the Coffee Studio is open from 6:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily for to-go orders and pre-order pickup via its mobile app or phone. Give the staff a call upon pulling up and they’ll bring out the order for curbside retrieval.

5628 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640

2. Groundswell Coffee Roasters

4839 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60625

Local mini-chain Groundswell’s locations in Ravenswood and West Loop are open for carryout coffee business from 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Its cafe on Lincoln Avenue is temporarily closed.

4839 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL 60625

3. Cafe Urbano

4176 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60618

Irving Park’s Cafe Urbano has coffee and sandwiches available for delivery or pickup. Fans of Milwaukee-based roaster Colectivo can get its coffee and beans here.

4176 N Elston Ave
Chicago, IL 60618

4. FINOM Coffee

4200 Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL 60641

This popular Hungarian cafe is open from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for carryout orders — call ahead of time so staff can help expedite the visit. Ownership is working to set up third-party delivery, so keep an eye on the cafe’s Instagram for updates.

4200 Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60641

5. Two Hearted Queen

1201 W Roscoe St, Chicago, IL 60657

Locally-owned roaster and cafe Two Hearted Queen is accepting to-go and pick-up orders from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily on Roscoe Street in Lakeview. Its recently-opened Boystown location is temporarily closed.

1201 W Roscoe St
Chicago, IL 60657

6. Heritage Bicycles

2959 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60657

This coffee and bike shop hybrid is offering its caffeinated brew and doughnuts from Do-Rite for takeout and delivery (via Caviar) from its Lakeview and West Loop locations.

2959 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60657

7. Gaslight Coffee Roasters

2385 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647

Friendly espresso haven Gaslight Coffee Roasters is offering take-out orders from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. If a customer isn’t comfortable coming in, owners suggest they email tristan@gaslightcoffee to work something out.

2385 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

8. Cafe Mustache

2313 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647

Logan Square caffeine spot and music venue Cafe Mustache has both carryout and delivery options, including coffee, sandwiches, and beer, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

2313 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

9. Oromo Cafe Bucktown

1912 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
The exterior of a coffee shop. Ashok Selvam/Eater Chicago

Oromo Cafe, one of Chicago’s most globally well-rounded coffee shops, has take-out items for sale in Bucktown and Lincoln Square.

1912 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

10. Passion House Coffee

1200 N North Branch St, Chicago, IL 60642
The exterior of Passion House coffee roasters on Goose Island, a black brick building with a mural. Barry Brecheisen/Eater Chicago

Roasters and baristas at Passion House are offering carry-out and call-ahead orders at its Goose Island and Logan Square cafes.

1200 N North Branch St
Chicago, IL 60642

11. DropShot Coffee & Snack Bar

312 W Chestnut St, Chicago, IL 60622

Call ahead or (briefly) stop by DropShot Coffee & Snack Bar for coffee and food, including delicious dough pockets from 5411 Empanadas.

312 W Chestnut St
Chicago, IL 60622

12. Dark Matter Coffee - The Mothership

738 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60612
Dark Matter Coffee [Official Photo]

Local caffeine empire Dark Matter is open for to-go orders from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Mothership in West Town, Osmium in Lakeview, and Electric Mud near the Bucktown/Logan Square border; 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chocolate City Coffee Palace and Bodega in West Town; 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Star Lounge in West Town and Caravanserai in Avondale; and 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on weekdays only at Meddle in West Loop.

738 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60612

13. Metric Coffee Co.

2021 W Fulton St suite k-101b, Chicago, IL 60612

This West Town cafe, attached to the Metric’s production facility, cranks out some of the most creative drinks in town. They’re open 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

2021 W Fulton St suite k-101b
Chicago, IL 60612

14. Cafe Jumping Bean

1439 W 18th St, Chicago, IL 60608

A Pilsen institution, Cafe Jumping Bean is open for carryout from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

1439 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608

15. Sip & Savor Chicago

528 E 43rd St, Chicago, IL 60653

Sip & Savor, the proudly black-owned coffee chain from Trez Pugh, has all three locations (Bronzeville, Rosenwald, Hyde Park) open for business.

528 E 43rd St
Chicago, IL 60653

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16. Back of the Yards Coffee Co.

2059 W 47th St, Chicago, IL 60609

Community-focused shop Back of the Yards Coffee Co. is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for carryout, as well as delivery from UberEats and GrubHub.

2059 W 47th St
Chicago, IL 60609

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