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Chalavi Restaurant

Chalavi, the new Cholov Yisroel restaurant on Touhy in Chicago is scheduled to open tomorrow, Wednesday, August 4th.

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  1. I'm sure all we Chicagoans are thrilled and very optimistic on their behalf.

    1. I plan a stop in after dropping off the kids at camp. Here is to hoping for great chow

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        1. re: weinstein5

          they are now open for breakfast at 8am and they close at 8pm. The food was pretty good but the prices were a bit high in my opinion. Their menu is now posted on the CRC website http://www.crcweb.org/guide_chicago.php

          1. re: chicago maven

            The prices don't look so bad. Similar to what Da Nali's used to be I think.
            How was the service? Cleanliness, etc.?

        2. Yes people, please post as soon as you go! We are desparate for a good Sunday breakfast place within walking distance! I saw the flashing open sign this morning when I drove by.

          1. I was just there! The food was great and the prices were fine. It seems they are trying to open a new danalis. The only thing that wasnt so good was the service. I came in and the guy was like oh.....um....heres a menu i think they should get more settled on how there serving you.. But the food was spectacular. Everything on the menu looked good. They really arent there for pizza i mean i think they sell like a personal pizza.
            Anyways it was great and i left there satisfied

            1. So, it took me a day extra to report but the food was good. I had breakfast for breakfast and was overall happy. The Manager was open to the fact that there needs to be some changes/additions. The hash brown were not much more than mashed potatoes on a griddle and they did not have tea. I am a bit dissapointed that it again is trying to be everything to everyone but I guess that man cannot live on breakfast alone. The chef is someone that has worked in the chicago Jewish community for a while.

              The place was clean and I did not find the price to be outrageous.

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              1. re: GatorGuy

                Ok, you have all convinced me. I think we'll try it this weekend. I have been craving a good greek panini for awhile.
                Hopefully the service will improve by the time we get there:)