Lakeview East Dining Guide - Page 32

ESENCIA URBAN KITCHEN 3351 N. BROADWAY esenciachicago.com 773.472.8553 Stella’s Diner STELLA’S DINER 3042 N. BROADWAY 773.473.9040 This friendly, family owned and operated diner features milkshakes and burgers, as well as more ambitious fare, such as Cajun Crab Cakes. There are booths for solo diners and larger groups alike. Gus and Maria, the owners, describe their menu as ‘’a step up’’ from typical diner food. A TV in the back is often tuned in to popular sitcoms of the day. Esencia Urban Kitchen is a family owned and operated mexican café. Since opening their doors in July of 2013 the family has strived to bring the essence of Mexico City to Chicago, using fresh ingredients and from-scratch recipes. Head in with an empty stomach and an open mind! The restaurant also offer catering options, private parties and retail items like fresh homemade granola. Esencia serves breakfast and lunch seven days a week! Signature menu items include: buttermilk biscuits, poblano eggs, lemon ricotta pancakes, tostadas and enchiladas. Esencia Urban Kitchen