Los Toritos – Mexican

Situated about 20yds West of the Montrose Brown line station at 1825 W.Montrose Ave is Los Toritos Restaurant and Taquria. Despite being somewhat dwarfed in terms of the culinary offerings of its near neighbour Glenn’s Diner across the road, Los Toritos can hold its own, and should not be dismissed as just another little Mexican take out. Even though…

Marmalade – Great breakfast and brunch

  Marmalade is a great breakfast, brunch, or lunch spot on the corner of Montrose and Damen, about 5 mins walk west of the Montrose brown line at 1969 W. Montrose Ave. The 50 and 78 buses stop right outside too. The owner Gus is very welcoming and you can often see him out an about in…

Ultimate Cup Cakes at Sweet Sensations

I think that this picture says it all. Sweet Sensations on W Montrose Ave just 5 minutes West from the Montrose Brown El station and on the 78 bus route  has the most awesome Lemon Meringue cup cakes. I don’t even like cakes, but I cannot resist this one. Best or Worst of all is that although…