Stax Cafe (River West)

Stax Cafe (River West)

$ • Breakfast and Brunch • Sandwich • Family Friendly

4.8
(200+)
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Location and hours

522 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60642
Sunday
07:00 AM - 03:15 PM
Monday - Friday
07:00 AM - 02:45 PM
Saturday
07:00 AM - 03:15 PM

522 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60642 • More info

Opens Friday 7:00 AM

  • Popular Pairs

    • Red Grapefruit Juice + Americano Coffee

      $8.50
    • Chocolate Chip Pancake + Choice of On the Side

      Loaded inside and out with chocolate chips. Served with choice of On the Side.
      $10.75
    • Pain Perdu French Toast + Choice of On the Side

      Pain Perdu French Toast. Served with choice of On the Side.
      $10.50
    • The B.Y.O Omelette + Choice of On the Side

      Choice of three toppings. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles. Served with choice of On the Side.
      $14.00
    • Orange Juice + Choice of On the Side

      Orange Juice. Served with choice of On the Side.
      $5.00
  • Soups and Salads

    • Southwest Cobb Salad

      Tomatoes, queso fresco, avocado, turkey, and tortilla with chipotle ranch dressing.
      $12.00
    • Baby Spinach Salad

      Blue cheese, pear, bacon, pickled red onion, and walnuts with honey mustard dressing.
      $11.00
    • Baby Mixed Greens Salad

      Candied pecans, grape tomatoes, cucumber, and goat cheese with balsamic vinaigrette.
      $11.00
  • Pancakes

    • The Blueberry Pancake

      Blueberries inside and blueberry lemon compote outside.
      $10.75
    • Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Pancake

      With banana.
      $11.75
    • Classic Buttermilk Pancake

      House made pancakes.
      $9.75
    • White Chocolate Chip Raspberry Pancake

      With fresh raspberries and white chocolate chips.
      $12.00
    • Multigrain Pancake

      Served with fresh berries and raw agave.
      $12.75
    • Chocolate Chip Pancake

      Loaded inside and out with chocolate chips.
      $10.75
    • Oatmeal Coconut Banana Pancake

      Topped with toasted coconut, bananas, and salted caramel sauce.
      $12.50
    • Lavender Lemon Pancake

      With a lemon sugar glaze and dried lavender.
      $12.50
    • Banana Pancake

      With macadamia nut crumbles.
      $11.25
    • Oatmeal Pancake

      Finished with granola.
      $11.50
  • French Toast and Waffles

    • Pain Perdu French Toast

      $10.50
    • Stuffed Nutella Raspberry French Toast

      Drizzled With Rasperry Puree, Topped With Fresh Raspberries & Powdered Sugar.
      $12.00
    • Honey Ricotta French Toast

      A schmear of honey and mint ricotta, topped with strawberries, blueberries, crushed pistachios, and drizzled with honey.
      $12.75
    • Chocolate French Toast

      Cherry vanilla compote.
      $11.50
    • Butter Pecan Waffle

      With whipped cream.
      $10.25
    • Oatmeal Waffle

      With apples, cinnamon, and granola.
      $11.00
    • Lemon Poppyseed Waffle

      With homemade blueberry compote.
      $11.25
    • Mini Waffles

      Four waffles. With whipped cream.
      $8.50
  • Crepes

    • Hot Ham 'n Cheese Crepe

      Topped with honey mustard.
      $11.75
      Spicy
    • Wild Mushroom and Swiss Crepe

      With hollandaise and truffle oil.
      $11.75
    • Mixed Berry Crepe

      Topped with raspberry coulis and whipped cream.
      $11.75
    • Nutella and Berry Crepe

      Topped with blueberry, strawberry, and banana.
      $11.75
  • Features

    • Healthy Start Pancakes

      Oatmeal pancakes with blueberries topped with Greek yogurt, blueberry compote, granola, and honey.
      $13.50
    • Chocolate Chip Bacon Pancakes

      $11.75
    • Braised Beef Brisket Benedict

      Sauteed with celery, carrots, and onions with poached eggs, and hollandaise sauce on an English muffin. Served with potatoes.
      $14.00
    • Prosciutto Avocado Benedict

      Two poached eggs and hollandaise sauce on an English muffin. Served with potatoes.
      $14.50
    • Half Pound Angus Burger

      Lettuce, tomato, onion, pepper bacon, Cheddar, and tomato jam.
      $12.00
    • Fried Chicken Sandwich

      Lettuce, shaved red onion, vine ripe tomato, and ranch dressing.
      $11.25
    • Stax Chopped Salad

      Tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, red onions, garbanzo beans, and feta or goat cheese with lemon oregano vinaigrette.
      $11.00
    • Mini Egg Sandwiches

      Ham or bacon, scrambled egg, and melted Cheddar Jack.
      $11.25
  • The Whole Package

    • Taylor Street Frittata

      Prosciutto, mushroom, onions, tomatoes, and grated parmesan. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $12.50
    • Chorizo and Poblano Frittata

      Queso fresco and pico de gallo. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $12.00
    • Skirt Steak and Eggs

      Chimichurri and pico de gallo. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $18.50
    • Lumberjack Skillet

      Ham, bacon, sausage, Cheddar, pepper Jack, and potatoes. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $15.50
    • Veggie Skillet

      Mushroom, onion, tomatoes, spinach, asparagus, and Swiss cheese. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $14.50
    • Braised Beef Brisket Hash

      Sauteed with celery, carrots, onions, and boiled potatoes. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $14.50
  • Brunchies

    • Mini Egg Tacos

      Three corn tortillas filled with scrambled eggs, chorizo, black beans, Cheddar cheese, and topped with pico de gallo.
      $12.25
    • Monte Cristo Waffle

      Buttermilk waffle sandwich with grilled ham and Swiss with raspberry preserves and over easy egg.
      $13.25
    • Smoked Salmon Bagel Plate

      Tomato, red onion, marmalade, capers, and baby arugula salad.
      $14.00
    • Cinnamon Roll Waffles

      Topped with a cinnamon sugar glaze.
      $10.00
    • Avocado Smashed Breakfast Sandwich

      Toasted ciabatta with 2 over medium eggs, pepper jack cheese, black pepper bacon, with smashed, seasoned avocadol.
      $12.00
    • Green Chili Chilaquiles

      Black beans, queso fresco, pico de gallo, and Cheddar.
      $12.25
    • Sriracha Egg Sandwich

      House made sriracha mayo and over medium egg on ciabatta with sharp Cheddar and pecan wood smoked bacon.
      $12.00
    • Veggie Frittata

      Broccoli, mushrooms, onions, and roasted peppers topped with Swiss.
      $13.50
  • Eggs and Bennies

    • Toad in the Hole

      Two slices of bacon and pork sausage. Served with potatoes.
      $11.00
    • Breakfast Wrap

      Scrambled egg, bacon, pepper Jack, queso fresco, Cheddar, and pico de gallo. Served with house potatoes.
      $11.50
    • Classic Benedict

      Black forest ham, poached eggs, and hollandaise. Served with house potatoes.
      $11.50
    • Eggs Sardou

      Spinach stuffed artichoke bottoms, hollandaise, and smoked paprika. Served with house potatoes.
      $12.50
    • Smoked Salmon on Bagel Benedict 

      With caviar and chive hollandaise. Served with potatoes.
      $14.75
    • Bacon Jam Sandwich

      Toasted Multigrain Bread With House Made Tomato Bacon Jam, Topped With Sliced Avocado & Sunny-side Up Eggs.
      $13.25
    • Starving Student

      Two eggs, two slices of bacon, and choice of white or wheat toast. Served with potatoes.
      $9.50
  • Omelettes

    • The Spiro Omelette

      Spinach and feta. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $10.75
    • Denver Omelette

      Ham, poblano pepper, onion, and Cheddar. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $12.50
    • The Meat Wagon Omelette

      Ham, sausage, turkey sausage, bacon, and chorizo. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $14.75
    • Spanish Harlem Omelette

      Chorizo, fire roasted tomatoes, poblano, queso fresco, topped with pico de gallo and chipotle. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $12.50
    • The B.Y.O Omelette

      Choice of three toppings. Served with potatoes and choice of toast, mini pancakes, or mini waffles.
      $14.00
  • Sandwiches and Wraps

    • Turkey Burger

      Poblano mayonnaise, caramelized onions, pepper Jack cheese, lettuce, and tomato. Served with fries.
      $12.00
    • California Club

      Black forest turkey, bacon, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and mayonnaise on toasted challah. Served with fries.
      $11.50
    • The Caprese

      Vine ripe tomato, fresh mozzarella, red onion, and baby arugula on ciabatta with basil pesto. Served with fries.
      $10.75
    • Cheese Quesadillas

      Cheddar, Swiss, lettuce, pico de gallo, and sour cream.
      $10.00
    • B.L.T Sandwich

      Pepper bacon, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise with a fried egg. Served with fries.
      $10.25
    • Adult Grilled Cheese

      Whole wheat multigrain bread with Swiss and pepper Jack cheese, bacon, avocado, and a blueberry lemon jam. Served with your choice of a side salad or soup and with fries.
      $13.00
  • On the Side

    • Black Pepper Bacon

      $4.50
    • Pork Sausage

      $4.25
    • Turkey Sausage

      $4.50
    • Black Forest Ham

      $4.25
    • Two Eggs Your Way

      $4.00
    • House Potatoes

      $4.00
    • Fries

      $4.25
    • Bagel with Cream Cheese

      $4.00
    • Mini Buttermilk Pancakes

      Two pieces.
      $3.00
    • Mini Waffles

      Two pieces.
      $4.25
    • White Toast

      $3.00
    • Wheat Toast

      $3.00
    • Challah Toast

      $3.00
    • Rye Toast

      $3.00
    • English Muffin

      $3.00
    • Fruit Bowl

      $4.00
    • Steel Cut Oatmeal

      With apple cinnamon compote.
      $7.50
    • Greek Yogurt and Fresh Berry Parfait

      $8.00
  • Coffee

    • Regular Coffee

      $3.25
    • Decaf Coffee

      $3.25
    • Iced Coffee

      $3.75
    • Americano Coffee

      $3.50
    • Latte Coffee

      $4.00
    • Single Espresso Coffee

      $3.50
    • Double Espresso Coffee

      $4.00
    • Cappuccino

      $4.00
  • Juices

    • Sunny Day Juice

      $5.00
    • Orange and Carrot Juice

      $5.00
    • Strawberry and Orange Juice

      $5.00
    • Cranberry and Grapefruit Juice

      $5.00
    • Carrot Juice

      $5.00
    • Orange Juice

      $5.00
    • Red Grapefruit Juice

      $5.00
    • Apple Juice

      $5.00
    • Red Grape Juice

      $5.00
    • Cranberry Juice

      $5.00
  • Teas

    • Green Tea Tropical

      $3.25
    • Chamomile Citrus Tea

      $3.25
    • Organic Mint Melang Tea

      $3.25
    • Vanilla Bean Tea

      $3.25
    • Bombay Chai

      $3.25
    • Organic Breakfast Tea

      $3.25
    • Fresh Brewed Iced Tea

      $3.25
  • Other

    • Short Milk

      $3.25
    • Tall Milk

      $3.75
    • Short Chocolate Milk

      $3.25
    • Tall Chocolate Milk

      $3.75
    • Hot Chocolate

      $3.75
    • House Made Lemonade

      $3.00
    • Coke Products

      $2.75