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Hemmingway's Bistro

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Sat, 16/02
20:00
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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Menu

FRUIT BAKED GOODS‏
$6.95
Fresh Fruit Salade
$7.95
Seasonal Mixed Berries
$4.95
Cantaloupe
$4.95
Honeydew Melon
$2.95
Half Grapefruit Brulee
$6.95
Bakery Basket
$2.95
Bagel, Cream Cheese
$2.00
Banana Muffin
$2.00
Blueberry Muffin
$2.50
Croissant
EGGS
Served with toast and griddle potatoes
$4.95
One Egg, Any Style
$6.95
Two Eggs, Any Style
$8.95
Eggs Benedict
$9.95
Poached Eggs, Smoked Salmon
$9.95
Scrambled Eggs, Salmon, Brie
$8.95
French Omelet
CEREAL YOGURT‏
$2.95
Low Fat Yogurt
$5.95
Yogurt with Fruit
$5.95
Birchermuesli
$6.95
Granola, Yogurt, Fruit
$3.95
Assorted Cereals
$6.95
Cereal with Fruit
$3.95
Hot Oatmeal
ENTREES
$9.95
Crepes Gratin
$12.95
Smoked Salmon Plate
$15.95
Bistro Steak, Two Eggs
$6.95
Belgium Waffle
$7.95
Belgium Waffle, Fresh Berries
$7.95
French Toast
$8.95
French Toast, Fresh Berries
$8.95
Chocolate French Toast
$7.95
Pancakes
$8.95
Pancakes, Fresh Berries
SIDES‏
$2.95
French Ham, Grilled
$2.95
Country Sausage, Links
$2.95
Smoked Bacon
$1.95
Griddle Potatoes
PARISIAN
$9.95
Coffee or Tea and Fresh Squeezed Juice, Bakery Basket, Jam and Honey
Choice of two breads bagel, cream cheese, banana muffin, blueberry muffin, croissant, English muffin, toast
AMERICAN‏
$11.95
American Breakfast
Coffee or tea and fresh squeezed juice, two eggs cooked any style, choice of bacon, sausage or ham, home fries, toast, butter, jam and honey
JUICES, CAFE AND TEA
$2.95
Orange Juice
$2.95
Grapefruit Juice
$1.95
Cranberry Juice
$1.95
Tomato Juice
$1.95
Apple Juice
$2.00
Coffee
$2.95
Cappuccino
$2.95
Espresso
$4.00
Double Expresso
$2.95
Cafe au Lait
LUNCH‏
$6.00
Soup Du Midi
$7.00
Onion Soup, Gratinee
$8.00
Chicken Liver Pate
$8.00
Mussels A La Basque
$8.00
Escargots De Bourgogne
$11.00
Smoked Salmon, Potato Pancake
$11.00
Zucchini Blossoms, Goat Cheese
$12.00
Cheese Plate, Fresh Fruit
$13.00
Brie On Croute, Apricot Preserves
$13.00
Charcuterie Board
DINNER
$6.00
Soup Du Midi
$7.00
Onion Soup, Gratinee
$8.00
Chicken Liver Pate
$9.00
Mussels A La Basque
$9.00
Escargots De Bourgogne
$12.00
Smoked Salmon, Potato Pancake
$12.00
Cheese Plate, Fresh Fruit
$12.00
Zucchini Blossoms, Goat Cheese
$14.00
Baked Brie, Apricot Preserves
$14.00
Charcuterie Board
PRICE RANGE
US$21 - US$40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
French, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Reviews (216)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely French ambiance, a great variety of entrees including beef, fish, duck, etc, all were prepared to perfection and nicely presented! The service is always excellent! We enjoyed everything about the evening.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Escape558271
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will experience a variety of special dishes well presented and tasty. I highly recommended place if you are visiting Oak Park.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ara T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are staying downtown Chicago still fairly close location in Oak Park and a great little city for you to walk around as well. The restaurant is the 'best' overall we have gone to recently- some 6 visits over last few months. The restaurant...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank erodham
Reviewed 21 December 2018

A friend and I had lunch here this week, and the experience was excellent all around. It's a quiet room, charmingly decorated for the holiday, and we were warmly greeted and treated to excellent service during the entire meal. The French onion soup is typical...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dianehK5760ZP
Reviewed 21 December 2018

This small restaurant in the remodeled lobby of the Wright Inn Hotel deliver excellent cuisine. Service was friendly and helpful. We chose the restaurant so that we could catch up with another couple over a relaxed meal. Upon arriving we were surprised to find a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TerryL1462
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a tasty brunch around Oak Park and after reading some reviews it appeared to be a good option. We arrived without reservation, so we had to wait some minutes - reasonable time I might say. The tables are small and the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FerHuelgas
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We have always had great service, the staff is friendly and the food well prepared and good quality. It's a little pricey but perfect for a regular treat!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank VALERIE M
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Had a great lunch service. Thanks to our server Angela who was thoughtful, timely and made our dinning experience pleasant.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Resort56768153354
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I love this place for a "ladies lunch". It is quiet, delicious, and has a perfect wait staff. It is a very different venue for most travellers and visitors, but Oak Parkers really like it for intimate, elegant, but not too-elegant lunching. Totally delightful for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lindahh20152015
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Really nice brunch with a great wait staff. The food is wonderful as is the atmosphere. The area for seating is not that big and it can feel a bit crampped at times.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank LetLoveRule333
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OldScout41
20 January 2018|
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Response from Hellalouella | Reviewed this property |
There is a handicap accessible ramp on the side entrance - so yes.
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annhd2016
16 October 2016|
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Response from Amyjane1965 | Reviewed this property |
I agree, call ahead.. The brunch is outstanding, along with the service.
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