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necessary & sufficient coffee®


728 S Dearborn St, Chicago IL 60605

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  • Women Owned
  • Minority Owned
  • Disability Owned
  • LGBTQIA+ Owned

necessary & sufficient coffee® is a neighborhood Specialty coffee shop with locations in Printers Row and Logan Square. Woman-owned, sustainability driving, and deeply committed to our local roots. We partner with award-winning, quality of life, Olympia Coffee Roasting Company. necessary & sufficient coffee is living wage for US certified, oceanic global blue action certified, partners with Shedd Aquarium’s Let’s Shedd Plastic Program. Find our take-out window location in Logan Square at 3624 W Wrightwood Ave, and our sit-down location in the Near South Loop historical Printers Row neighborhood at 728 S Dearborn Street. Votes Best Chicago Coffee Shop 2022 and 2023, and best Chicago Cold Brew.


Third Party Certifications or RecognitionOceanic Global, Shedd Aquarium, Living Wage for US

Air Filtration Program

Multi-Stream Recycling Program

Locally Sourced Food Supply

Food Composting Program

Food Donation Program

Water Conservation Initiatives

Wheelchair Accessible

Incentive Programs

Average Visit/Tour Length3 hurs

Team Building Programs

Group Capacity6

Team Building Activities Offered

Miles from O'Hare Airport17.9

Miles from Midway Airport10.7

Miles from Navy Pier2.2

Miles from McCormick Place2.2




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Student Group Friendly

Public Space Wi-Fi Available

Live Music

ADA Compliant

Public Space Wi-Fi COMP or FeeComplimentary

Food On-siteRestaurant

Number of Retail Stores2

Hours of Operation7-5 daily in Printers Rown7-3 M-F 8-3 Sat-Sun in Logan Square


Buy-out Max Capacity71

Total Square Footage of Exhibit Space1200

Largest Room, Ceiling Height14.0

Exhibit Space Available

On-Site Catering

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s)

Complete Buy-out Available

Max Capacity, Theater Style23

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing)15

Max Capacity, Classroom Style8

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated)25

Max Venue Capacity65

Permanent Stage

Max Restaurant Capacity65

Avg Meal Price/Person (appetizer, entrée, dessert)$$ = $15 - $24

Complimentary Meal Policyn/a


Box Lunches Available

Disability Owned


Minority Owned Business

Woman Owned Business

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