CHICAGO, Ill. (WCIA) — Cracked: The Egg Came First, a Champaign-based restaurant, will be opening its first location outside of Central Illinois.
The restaurant will hold a grand opening at its new Chicago location, 1359 N. Milwaukee Avenue, on October 8. A soft opening for family and friends has been scheduled for October 1-4.
Cracked got its start as a food truck offering breakfast in Champaign-Urbana, and opened its first brick-and-mortar restaurant at 619 E. Green Street in 2017.
In the latest episode of the Chews and News podcast, owner Daniel Krause and general manager Elliott West share a look back at Cracked’s creation and their plans for its future.