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Unicorn Cafe

1723 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-3712
+1 847-332-2312
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
20 Jan 2017
“Luv it!”
7 Oct 2016
“Local coffee shop with local flavor”
Open Now
06:30 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, American, Delicatessen
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
1723 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-3712
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

The service was so friendly. I was surprised to see quiche on the board but was glad we tried it. It would've been better if they accept cards for payment though since I only had so much cash for brunch for four people.

Thank P T
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Unique local vibe here at the Unicorn Cafe, I want to really like this place. It's a cool mix of students, business people, soccer moms and retirees. However, they have bizarre hours on when they are open and the service, albeit, friendly, is always a...More

Thank Scott F
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful crema, wonderful production throughout. Blueberry scone was excellent. Owner had way way way way too much energy - I do wish she could have dialled it back a bit for our very quiet, tired party of three. Lots of seating, much better espresso drinks...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This is a great little coffee shop with great food and service. Jessica, the new owner is wonderful.

Thank Grinch18
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Lukewarm staff and takes cash only. Horrible for tablets and laptops with few outlets to power up. there are nicer cafes nearby.

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Well, I must say I am extremely put off and disappointed in Unicorn Cafe. This is a pity because I was just getting comfortable there too with its mediocre ambiance and so so staff. I am an NU grad student who was going to Unicorn...More

1  Thank wendy t
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Great coffee, delicious baked goods. Full of the campus crowd, there was even someone conducting an interview next to us on one of our visits (we went both mornings that we were in town). Very friendly service. Nice café tables and chairs. When I remarked...More

Thank BigRick56
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Unicorn cafe is a typical cosy sidewalk cafe with outside tables and people sitting working on their laptops. The coffee is freshly ground and the variety is good.

Thank gilaofer79
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

This was a great stop after the farmers market. The food was fresh and the sandwiches are a delightful blend. It is definitely a college hangout which my daughter thought was cool. Make sure you bring your debit card or cash. I thought for a...More

Thank Family4231
Reviewed 23 July 2015

This coffee house was recommended by a local. Our group of three ordered an espresso, a cappuccino, and a latte, and each drink was very good. The coffee house uses Colectivo coffee beans, which is an excellent Milwaukee-based coffee roaster. The setting was a pleasant,...More

Thank Prof_William_J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 20:00
Monday
06:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 20:00
Thursday
06:30 - 20:00
Friday
06:30 - 20:00
Saturday
06:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1723 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-332-2312
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