L: NaKorn, Evanston; R: DB3 Donuts, Evanston
Everyone needs a go-to coffee shop, so make yours Hometown Coffee & Juice (700 Vernon Ave.). This neighborhood hangout offers gluten-free toast, which you can substitute in when you order one of their toasts or sandwiches. Of course, don't forget a coffee, tea, or cold pressed juice.
Hometown Coffee & Juice, Glencoe
Sweet Ali's Gluten Free Bakery, Glenview
Di Pescara, Northbrook
Hampton Social, Skokie
L: City Works Restaurant, Wheeling; R: Tuscany, Wheeling
For your next pizza night, turn to Grateful Bites Pizza Shoppe (899 Green Bay Road). Order red pizzas like Margherita (red sauce, fresh mozzarella, parmesan, extra virgin olive oil, and basil) or white pizzas like Arugula (oil, mozzarella, arugula, and fresh lemon juice) on a gluten-free crust (an extra $4). Or opt for an evening at Fred's Garage (574 Green Bay Road). Servers here know all the modifications needed to make any dish gluten free and are eager to help you find your perfect meal. And this restaurant has been awarded Best Outdoor Dining by the 2019 North Shore Choice Awards, so hurry in before the weather turns.
Grateful Bites Pizza Shoppe, Winnetka