inspiration kitchens
inspiration kitchens
inspiration kitchens
inspiration kitchens

We look forward to welcoming you to Inspiration Kitchens, the social enterprise restaurant of Inspiration Corporation! You'll enjoy contemporary American cuisine prepared and served by students and graduates of our award-winning food service training program.

Join us for memorable meals, friendly service, stylish atmosphere and the joy of giving hope and opportunity to students working to achieve self-sufficiency. Inspiration Kitchens has helped hundreds of individuals gain the skills they need to find employment and exit homelessness and poverty.

What's New

November 03 2015

Come in and try our fall specials this week!

Butternut Squash Soup
   sour cream, sliced apple, candied pecans
Double Bacon Burger
   two all beef patties, bacon, onions,
   mustard relish, Fontina cheese, pretzel bun
Roast Beef Sandwich
   thin sliced dipped beef, pickled veggies
   compote, rue on the side, on a hinged bun
Southern Chicken Eggrolls
   chicken, collard greens, green tomato
   chutney, in spring rolls with a horseradish
   mustard dipping sauce
Braised Pork Shank
   served on a bed of black eyed peas,
   with red eye gravy, green tomatoe
   chow chow, and honey cornbread

September 18 2015

We are proud to announce our new lunch menu at Inspiration Kitchens Uptown! We are bringing the contemporary Southern stylings of Chef Gregory Darrah to Sheridan Road and we hope you will like it as much as we do! Please click on text to view menu!

September 04 2015

We are rolling out a new lunch menu next week! Inspiration Kitchens Uptown will be closed Wednesday and Thursday as we gear up for our new Fall menu which will feature a bit of a departure from what our menu has been the last few years. We are excited to offer you something fresh and new, so please check back soon!

Check Please

Before we changed our name to Inspiration Kitchens, our Uptown location, known as Cafe Too, was reviewed on WTTW’s Check, Please!