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

December 29 2014

Both Inspiration Kitchens will be closed Wedneday Dec 31st and Thursday Jan 1st for the New Year's Holiday. We will be open Friday, Saturday and Sunday for Brunch hours!

December 16 2014

Join us this Saturday Dec 20th for a Gospel Brunch featuring the Chi-lytes! They will be playing live from 10:30am until 1:30pm, so stop in and get your morning inspiration to finish that last bit of Holiday planning!

We are featuring a brunch buffet for $22.50adults/$10.50kids from 10am until 3pm!

November 18 2014

Our Executive Chef Greg Darrah and our graduate and transitonal job recipient Mike were featured on WGN CH9 Midday News preparing a pork loin Po'Boy special! Click text to see the clip!

Check Please

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