Get your daily caffeine dose at Sip Coffee, Big Shoulders, Swim Café, or, youngest among the rest, Ugly Mug Café. Each boast a strong shot of espresso and simple but delicious café food. Noble Square’s shops are limited, but vintage stores Seek and Dovetail rule that stretch of Chicago Avenue, selling retro home goods and thrifty threads, and clothing, jewelry and accessories by local designers. And good luck making a decision for dinner among Flo, Shaman by Chilam Balam, Coalfire Pizza and Yuzu Sushi. Located off the Grand or Chicago Blue Line stops, Noble Square is also very accessible.
Kennedy Expressway on the east, Ashland on the west, Division on the north and Grand on the south
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