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Photos by Nick Frazier/22nd Century Media The Highland Park cafe offers avocado toast ($8) on toasted sourdough bread with a fried egg topped with salt, pepper, micro greens and olive oil.
Curt’s Cafe has chicken salad stuffed tomatoes ($10) on a bed of greens with vegetables.
The triple decker cookie has oreo crumbs sandwiched between a brownie bottom layer and a cookie on top.
Michael Wojtychiw, Contributing Editor
5:00 am CST December 8, 2019
When Open Communities, an organization that promotes housing, economic and social justice in north suburban Chicago, approached Susan Trieschmann, executive director of Curt’s Cafe, about opening up a Highland Park location, she knew this was an opportunity she couldn’t pass up.