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Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
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Jimmy's Woodlawn Tap
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1327 E 57th St · interesting places nearby
The menu of thin-crust pizzas, sandwiches and salads draws U of C students to this colorful cafe and bakery. For breakfast, try the ‘eggs espresso,’ made by steaming eggs in an espresso machine. Heaps of gluten-free and vegetarian options are available.
After your meal, check the vast bulletin board out front. It’s the perfect place to size up the character of the community and possibly find the complete works of John Maynard Keynes for sale, cheap.