Located 526 E. 43 St. Ain’t She Sweet Café is a Black-owned Cafe in Bronzeville that is a jewel to local Chicago residents. Whether you’re craving sandwiches or wraps, soup or salad, or sweet treats, smoothies and shakes, Ain’t She Sweet Cafe is perfect for quenching a big appetite.
Signature Sandwiches, Wraps and Paninis
Ain’t She Sweet Café allows customers to make healthier decisions with its meat options of turkey, turkey ham, turkey bacon, tuna salad, chicken salad, tango (turkey and turkey ham), or turkey pastrami. Check out a handful of the sandwich and wrap options featured:
CG Club Sandwich
Turkey, turkey bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion, mayo, mustard with your choice of cheese and bread
Grilled Chicken Cheddar
Grilled chicken breast w/ turkey ham and turkey bacon, melted cheddar, lettuce, tomato, onion, hot peppers on a toasted croissant
Caribbean Jerk Chicken Wrap
Marinated jerk chicken breast, lettuce, tomato, onions and shredded cheeses smothered in our zesty jerk sauce
Grilled Chicken Wrap
Grilled chicken breast, shredded cheddar and mozzarella, lettuce, tomato, onion and Ranch dressing
Chicken Caesar Wrap
Grilled chicken breast, parmesan cheese, lettuce, onion and Caesar dressing
Veggie Delight (Wrap or Sandwich)
Romaine lettuce, carrots, cucumber, red onion, onion vinaigrette and avocado spread (add cheese if you wish)
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Egg Salad Sandwich
Make Your Own
Create your delicious sandwich from our fresh ingredients.
Ain’t She Sweet Café also has a special menu where customers can order their favorite dishes for less. Rather thoughtful options vary each day, like Teacher Appreciation Mondays, Two for Tuesday and CTA and Parcel Worker Wednesdays, where all teachers, police officers, fire fighters, county sheriffs, UPS, FEDEx, USPS and CTA workers get $2.00 off of any sandwich. For more info…
Fresh Fruit Smoothies:
Ain’t She Sweet Café offers fresh smoothies and ice cream shakes that keep your health in mind, like the Grove Mixers smoothie in Strawberry, Pina Colada, Lemonade or Raspberry Lemonade. There’s also the Immunity Boost and Muscle Up smoothies, which features nonfat yogurt and/or milk with frozen fruit options. As for the shakes, keep it traditional with a classic ice cream milk-shake of your choice, or you can try the Protein and Weight Watchers shakes.
Sweet Treats and Specials:
Indulge on assorted sizes of cake, brownies, and pies to fix that sweet tooth or
Ain’t She Sweet Café also caters to parties, company events, family reunions and weddings. Interested parties can order anything from the menu in small (5-8 people), medium (8-12 people) or large assortments (12-18 people). More info…
526 E. 43rd Street
Chicago, IL 60653
Article originally appeared in Bean Soup Times.com writing by Victoria Joshua.
Ain’t She Sweet Cafe in Bronzeville