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Brunch Battles

Dulce Mami’s the clear champ

Dulce Mami is Morton’s favorite place to enjoy brunch.

In a survey at Morton East High School, 54.5% of students and teachers chose Dulce Mami as their preferred brunch spot. Dulce Mami offers a variety of sweets and brunch meals, including crepes, burgers, sandwiches, shakes, and much more. Other cafes and brunch spots were also recommended, such as Pink Owl Cafe, Yia Yia’s, and Tasty Corner.

Brunch can be enjoyed at a wide window of time, typically late morning to early afternoon, allowing people to sleep in a bit longer on weekends and still enjoy a delicious meal that combines breakfast and lunch foods. There are many reasons you should consider having brunch. Firstly, brunch menus often include a wide range of options, from traditional breakfast items to lunch options. This variety caters to different tastes and cravings. Additionally, brunch is often a social occasion where friends and family gather to catch up and spend quality time together. Throughout the community of Cicero and other surrounding suburbs like Berwyn and Riverside, there is a variety of brunch spots that offer enjoyable, tasty food.

This is what students/staff at Morton East had to say:

“My favorite place for brunch is dulce mami on 35th street they have the best service and best chilaquiles” said Spanish teacher Ms. Ortiz.

As you can see Dulce Mami is popular for a tasty brunch meal.

“I really enjoy the pink owl cafe because it’s a local Latino owned business and the owner does local events and works with the community. My favorite drink is the vanilla latte with oat milk and the Nutella waffle” said History teacher Ms. Lopez.

Pink Owl Café offers of variety of affordable Mexican pastries and drinks.

“I really like Yia Yia’s because they have good food, I really like the donuts, crepes and lemon chicken” said counselor Ms. Guzman.

Yia Yia’s offers home cooked meals with generous portions and good service.

“I like tasty corner because it represents the town and it is also local, I also know the owner and they are very friendly and welcoming, I really like the steak there” said history and auto mechanics teacher Ms. Casillas.

Tasty corner has price, food and service that never disappoints with hearty sandwiches and salads to comforting soups, their lunch menu has something for everyone.

“The restaurant itself is very cute and aesthetic for pictures and the frappes/shakes are really good there” says Yamileth Gandarilla.

To conclude, Dulce Mami is one of the most recommended spots in Cicero, as it is nearby and affordable.

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    Kamilah BApr 12, 2024 at 9:34 am

    i enjoyed reading this article because i agree that there a good brunch spot to go to, and also would agree with them having the best shakes and chilaquiles.

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    VIVIANA FRANCOApr 12, 2024 at 9:28 am

    One thing I wonder is what peoples go to meal/ breakfast is in dulce mami and what’s the most popular dish there.