Chicago Neighborhood Guide: Greektown
Greektown is vibrant and hip area for authentic Greek meals & great ambiance!
This walking tour of Greektown is less than 1/2 mile long. Take blue line to UIC-Halsted stop.
Start the day by living your best breakfast life at Meli Cafe (301 S. Halsted). The menu has farm-to-table dishes, and vegan & gluten-free food fare.
Next, walk 1 min. south to the National Hellenic Museum for history and the story of immigration.
Across the street, public art can be seen from the southwest corner of the museum.
Crossing the street west of the museum, you'll find a famed Greek bakery. Stop for coffee & sweets ☕
Continue north to see a pool of fanciful fish, a new street art project created by nearby schools.
Athenian Candle Co. is the only original Greek store still standing. Give ❤ & shop small business!
Continuing north you'll find several more restaurnts. Gyros, moussaka, and feta...oh my!! 🇬🇷
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