Old-School Soul

November 22, 2015

From vintage jukeboxes to Southern-inspired Mexican comfort foods, Dove’s Luncheonette serves all dayparts, and loyal guests come often.

Adiner with a retro vibe, set to a backdrop of 1960s and ’70s soul and blues, Dove’s Luncheonette serves Southern-inspired Mexican cuisine that’s earning kudos from repeat guests and first-timers alike.

The 41-stool restaurant in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood doesn’t take reservations and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner seven days a week. General manager Sarah Humphreys says some neighborhood customers show up for multiple meals in a single day, enjoying an atmosphere that stays true to Paul Kahan’s One Off…