Since 1923 Lou Mitchell's a Chicago Institution has been serving their famous coffee and award winning breakfast to the locals, U.S. Presidents, celebrities and tourists alike. Located at the beginning of the famous Route 66, inducted into the hall of fame in 2002, it's a time honored, whistle stop on the campaign trail of many elected officials. Come and experience our delicious lunch specials, fresh squeezed OJ, homemade breads and pastries. Uncle Lou added the fun part, donuts holes to every customers, Milk Duds to the ladies and children. We customize our take out and catering to suit your needs, you can reserve Lou Mitchell's after hours for your private party. Don't miss the summer time Outdoor Café. We have been Voted # 1 serving breakfast all day with endless accolades national and international, testimony to the principals taught to us by Uncle Lou "excellence is a constant effort, and quality stands out" It is still a family affair continuing the traditions of Lou Mitchell's by the Thanas family. We can customize our take out and catering to suit your group needs of upto 50 people. You can reserve Lou Mitchell's after hours for your private party. Don't miss the summer time Outdoor Café.