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

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!

July 02 2015

Both Inspiration Kitchens Uptown and Garfield Park will be closed Friday the 3rd and Saturday the 4th for the holiday. We will reopen for brunch Sunday July 5th!  Please have a safe and happy holiday!

Check Please

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