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Chicory Cafe

105 E Jefferson Blvd, Ste 103, South Bend, IN 46601-1922
+1 574-234-1141
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“beignets” (31 reviews)
“jambalaya” (9 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105 E Jefferson Blvd, Ste 103, South Bend, IN 46601-1922
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the Chicory Cafe for breakfast -- andoille sausage and egg po' boy, beignets, and a coffee. Yes, plenty of food, but I was eating for two meals! Decent value. The po' boy was a bit heavy on the cheese and the bread could...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful coffees, Fish Po'Boy, soups, quiche, but mostly the awesome Beignets!!!!! Took my Mom for lunch and they have a nice relaxing atmosphere. Just an all around great place in downtown South Bend!

Thank Suanne W
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This is an order-at-the-counter place, fast paced and busy. Varied menu, tasty food. The Bloody Mary bar was very popular. Four stars instead of five because they did not have gluten free options. Not your typical breakfast cafe!

1  Thank Verna R
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Friends said" try it you'll like it." They were right. The menu includes an andouille with pepperjack cheese egg sandwich and some adult beverage concoctions to put a little pep in your step first thing in the morning. The Beignets were also very good. Our...More

Thank Singlemalt21
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Visited Chicory Cafe on a friend's recommendation. Was not disappointed. Enjoyed the muffuletta on our first visit. I actually preferred the olive salad to what I had at the Cochon Butcher in NOLA. The beignet are close to Cafe du Monde, but not quite there....More

Thank MidwestOceanToo
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Thought this was only a deli cafe type but their menu is very colorful. We all had something different, I am not a macaroni and cheese person but I tried their Macaroni with hemp pesto and baby Bella's,,,,wow!!! The flavors were wonderful!!!!! The others in...More

Thank caroatbastrop
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We found ourselves in downtown South Bend unexpectedly on a sleepy August Sunday afternoon. The place has a New Orleans theme. I've been forced to stop eating mac & cheese due to a lactose intolerance. I was very happy to see a vegan version -...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The food here is great. It's a Louisiana themed cafe with a big variety of delicious sandwiches as well as soups and much more. Very comfortable atmosphere and various entertainment in the evenings.

Thank amwproduct
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Been hosting events here for almost Two years now and I must say .. Chicory Cafe has it all , Great food ..Great atmosphere , GREAT STAFF, and the best drinks in South Bend!!.. it's been a pleasure working with the Chicory Cafe from bringing...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Absolutely love the atmosphere here, and the food is amazing. They are known for their beignets, gumbo and jambalaya. (Where else in South Bend can you find good Cajun food?) I especially love their caprese sandwich, and their house Bourbon St latte (made from a...More

Thank danicaclarkphoto2017
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Catherine G
16 January 2017|
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Response from Kristy R | Property representative |
Yes they do!
12 February 2015|
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Response from Denise V | Reviewed this property |
I know that Chicory Cafe had applied for a liquor license but I don't think they have it yet.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 E Jefferson Blvd, Ste 103, South Bend, IN 46601-1922
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-234-1141
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