Oak Leaves and Forest Leaves work with local organizations to choose a local business to spotlight on our website. This week's pick is Munch, 104 N. Marion in Oak Park. Read more about the business below, courtesy of Downtown Oak Park.
After two years of establishing itself as Oak Park's go-to spot for homemade, vegan comfort food – Munch, 104 N. Marion, has evolved to cater to customer demands announcing they will now be open every Monday for Meatless Monday Brunch from 10-4pmoffering a special menu.
“Must-try” brunch dishes according to Munch staff include the Cornmeal Pancakes and Tofu Scramble – all prepared homemade by Chef Vincent Diaz (former chef at House of Blues) and Chef Jose Marban (former chef at JA' Grill). A crowd-favorite is the Breakfast Threesome, which includes two cornmeal pancakes, tofu scramble and “bacon or “sausage”.
The 22 seat restaurant in Downtown Oak Park is open Monday 11-4pm (Brunch), Tuesday – Thursday 11-8pm, Friday 11-9pm,Saturday 10-9pm and Sunday 10-4pm (Brunch). Munch is a cash only restaurant, and also offers seasonal specials, homemade soups, smoothies, as well as vegan and gluten free baked goods. Visit their Facebook page for restaurant updates.