As of Jan. 3, proof of COVID-19 vaccination (age 5+) required for visit. more

As per the City of Chicago’s safety guidelines, starting Monday, January 3, 2022, all CHM guests 5 years of age or older will be required to show proof upon entry that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Learn more about this policy.

Dining with a Side of History

The North & Clark Café has been a local gathering spot for both Museum visitors and neighborhood patrons alike. We pride ourselves on our fresh-made menu offerings and unique daily specials. We’re serving up Chicago-style hot dogs, all-day breakfast, and some of the best burgers in the Windy City! Whether it’s a coffee from Chicago’s own Intelligentsia, a craft beer or wine, check us out in the café, on the patio at the corner of North & Clark, or order online! Call 312-799-2122 to order ahead for pickup.


Tuesday–Saturday: 9:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Sunday: Noon–4:00 p.m.


Daily Items

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We can also take care of your catering needs. Please contact Kristine Kostrewa, Catering & Beverage Manager, at [email protected] or 312-799-2121.

Download the Boxed Lunch Order Form

Download the Catering Menu


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