Knockbox Cafe

Coffee Shop, Café
1001 N California Ave (at W Augusta Blvd)
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 360-8325


  • 5% more expensive that Starbucks, and 100% better!
  • Nicest folks ever. The mochas are spectacular!
  • Awesome place. Good chai and vanilla lattes. Easy to make almost everything vegan.
  • The 'Knock You On Your Ham' is delicious.
  • You can buy bags of Metropolis coffee cheaper here than other places. It's delicious.
  • Try an 'Earl Palmer'... flavor explosion!!
  • Known for their coffee, this friendly spot offers many other items. Read more:
  • I went with the fruit cup with my sandwich thinking it would be shelf fruit in a plastic cup, but it was cinnamon sprinkled fresh cut fruit.
  • Seriously awesome dirty chai.... Could be the best I've had in Chicago!
  • chai latte..awesomeness..and great music
  • Great place for an art teacher to lesson plan. Good beverages. Good food. Nice people. Employee complimented my white sox sticker on my mac and told me I was in a white sox friendly space :-)
  • The warm sandwiches are really good.
  • really cool artwork! check it out!
  • Great place to study
  • Closed. It will be missed.
  • One of the best dirty chais I've ever had.
  • Chai Owners, Chai Rulers, the lords of Chai Their Backstory, hail Jonah, owner and ask him how he started Huge Table placement allows for personal space.
  • Free cup of coffee when you buy a bag of beans!
  • One of the best coffee places in Chicago!

Nearby places

1400 N Humboldt Dr (off of Luis Munoz Marin Drive)
954 N California Ave (at Augusta Blvd)
2656 N Elston Ave (at W Logan Blvd)