The McKinley Park neighborhood of Chicago hosts a rich and growing panopoly of locations for food, drinks and dining, from long-time neighborhood stalwarts to innovative new creators and entrepreneurs in Chicago's cuisine, beverage and nutrition scenes.

Note: The City of Chicago has imposed restrictions on business hours and operations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Diners, drinkers and shoppers may wish to check with any establishment before visiting.

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For Lunch and Dinner:

Chile Toreado logo square Chile Toreado, at 2022 W. 35th St., serves innovative Mexican cuisine, plus drinks including bespoke cocktails, tequila and mescal.

For Sweets:

Kristoffers Cakes logo square Kristoffer's Cakes, at 1735 W. 35th St., bakes Chicago's best tres leches cake, plus other sweet treats and savory specialties.

For Beer, Tonics, Dining and Events:

Marz Community Brewing logo Marz Community Brewing Co., at 3630 S. Iron St., innovates with small-batch and regular beers, CBD-infused tonics, dining and more.

For Breakfast, Lunch and Brunch:

Marz Community Brewing logo Pochos, at 2025 W. 35th St., provides Mexican- and American-influenced savory meals and sweet delicacies.

Whether dining out or eating in, at all times of day or night, the McKinley Park neighborhood offers many fantastic options, all of which are listed in this comprehensive guide.

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