Good morning, Chicago Techweek attendees! Sick of quick chain and vending machine coffee? Start off this beautiful morning right or escape the midday expo crowd with these cozy cafes that will help get you through to round two.
Located right inside of Merchandise Mart, the Artisan Cellar is home to soups and sandwiches galore but the larger focus is on their full-service espresso bar that serves up famous Illy brand European coffee.
Bow Truss Coffee Roasters River North
With a dark industrial interior and no wifi, this no-nonsense cafe still manages to garner rave reviews about its strong coffee.
Spend time on the outdoor patio by enjoying a delicious and well-priced full breakfast like omelets, pancakes, eggs, or toast.
Stay awake for the excitement that the next ten hours hold with a bit of brew! Open your mind to new tech ideas and new coffee that will allow you to work productively.