Bow Truss Coffee

Coffee Shop
406 N Wells St (at W Kinzie St)
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 222-1306
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm


  • One of the best cups of Joe in Chicago.
  • There is no WiFi here. [facepalm] Other than that, it's good for a killer cup of coffee.
  • It's opening day! Come have a look around the new space and say hello to our baristas!
  • Good hipsters and lattes.
  • Thursday's, 1-4 PM, divine macaroons sold by Bon Macaron. Cash only
  • no Wi-Fi and it's wonderful. nice to be able to have a decent conversation or read a book without the constant ticking and clicking.
  • Cold brewed coffee (aka iced coffee) is really good here. And I mean go out of your way for it good.
  • Really good coffee here. And really nice staff. Support these folks.
  • Get a seat by the window, drink a cappuccino and listen to the trains thunder by overhead.
  • Here in the morning? Say hi to Jess & Greg. Then leave them a nice tip for your wonderful drink.
  • What a nice surprise when getting off the Brown line. The Coffee was bold & rich. The staff was friendly & knowledgable of their different blends.
  • Hands down best coffee in Chicago. Great v-60 coffee, and delicious cold brew. Great, friendly staff, and very speedy service!
  • Excellent soy cortado.
  • Nice, small and cosy cafe. The tastes of coffee are authentic and elegant and the owners are really cool. Too bad the place doesn't have enough sitting space... Recommended!
  • Cave-like with a beautiful sliver of light toward the front in the morning. +1 for the Dead Weather morning jams. Bring a book or some offline work, because you won't find WiFi here.
  • Ordering a coffee here requires more decisions than buying a house. Also, pulleys holding suitcases!
  • Batch brew, and V60 brewed coffee
  • Very cool, rustic styled coffee shop. Seating is sparse, but what is available is very charming. Hopefully they get free WiFi soon!
  • No wifi. Just a warning
  • Simply the best espresso near the mart. And of course you can get an americano.

Nearby places

222 Merchandise Mart Plz (btwn Kinzie & Wells)
401 1/2 N Franklin St (at W Kinzie St)
68 W Hubbard St (at N Clark St)