Restaurants & Food

Bake 425

At bake425°, there are no shortcuts. Our dedication to crafting premium bake-at-home pizzas means we use only the highest quality local and organic ingredients in our recipes. Each of our pizzas and salads are designed by our artisan baker to showcase the amazing flavors of ingredients sourced from nearby farms and producers. We are committed to freshness, which is why we grow our own herbs on our living wall, hand-craft our creamy fresh mozzarella cheese, and culture our own yeast for our crisp-yet-airy crusts. Pair our pizzas with a bottle of craft beer or wine for a simple yet satisfying meal.

2122 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 424-1400
http://bake425.com/

Beth's Little Bake Shop

Beth’s Little Bake Shop features Beth’s eye catching and mouth watering creations ranging from perfectly iced cakes to her more rustic breakfast pastries. Her creations have a European taste with an American flair. We use the very best ingredients when we are baking at Beth’s Little Bake Shop. We make everything from scratch and love to use local ingredients. Using real butter, sugar, the best dairy and locally sourced ingredients, we are able to create our outstanding pastries we know you will love. We bake all of the breakfast pastries early in the morning and you will love the fresh out-of-the-oven taste. Our cakes and cupcakes are meticulously iced and decorated and you will be thrilled to show them off. Our macarons are painstakingly piped, filled, and aged to perfection. We know that no matter what you taste from Beth’s you will be in a state of bliss!

1814 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201
224-999-7595
www.bethslittlebakeshop.com
beth@bethslittlebakeshop.com

Bluestone

You know that feeling….when you just want comfort and home? Familiar faces, tasty food that reminds you of Mom’s home cooking, and a friendly smile. Welcome to Bluestone! Your home away from home, we strive to give you a great experience everytime you walk in the door. Wanting to bring the Chicago style neighborhood restaurant to Evanston, Bluestone was the very first. Always family run it’s maintained that hometown feel. When you come into Bluestone and look up, you will notice there are over 250 pin flags from all over world. The flag collection was born from John’s love of the game that began at Peter Jan’s as a boy. He would take the L from Dempster to Central street with his friends from St. Mary’s School and hit the course. Fresh ingredients, menu variety, and affordable prices have always been standards. We take pride in our fresh fish, and daily specials. The sizzling burgers, paper thin pizza, smoked wings, and the legendary key lime pie have become staples on Central Street and beyond!

1932 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-424-0420
www.bluestone-evanston.com

Coast Sushi Bar

Our chefs have created a menu that will satisfy sushi connoisseurs and novices alike. Through years of experience they have mastered the pairing of simple but complex flavors to create some of the most tasteful and innovative New-Japanese cuisine. Using only the freshest ingredients and top quality fish from around the world. Coast offers something for everyone.

2545 Prarie Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
847 328 2221
www.coastsushibar.com

Curt's Cafe

Curt's Cafe presents an opportunity to “dine with purpose”, by enjoying great food and helping the community at the same time. Operated by food service professionals who love freshly brewed coffee, homemade pastries, inspired sandwiches and salads, while also believing in giving back to the community by providing training to at-risk youth in Evanston in both food service and life.

2922-24 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201
www.curtscafe.org

Foodstuffs

Foodstuffs has been providing the highest quality gourmet foods and services to discerning Chicagoland shoppers for over 30 years. With full-service catering and online shopping, we are conveniently located for all your gourmet food needs. Foodstuffs specializes in providing our customers with uncompromised top quality prepared foods; including homemade appetizers, soups, entrees, salads, sauces, breads and pastries. Our customers will also find fine pates and cheeses, fresh seafood, quality meats, custom made sandwiches, build your own salads and unique shelf products. Our courteous and knowledgeable staff is trained to help you with any questions you may have about our products and services. We look forward to helping to make your daily routine special and your special events memorable!  

2106 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-328-7704
www.foodstuffs.com
mail@foodstuffs.com

Linz & Vail

Linz & Vail is an independent, neighborhood coffee house. We are focused on serving our community with exceptional, locally roasted coffee and authentic Italian gelato.

2012 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-475-1381
http://facebook.com/linzandvail

Mustard's Last Stand

Mustard's has been serving up delicious Vienna Beef Hot Dogs and Alpha Baking (S. Rosens) Buns to customers for almost half a century!  Mustard’s Last Stand was opened by Jerry Starkman in 1969. Jerry still owns and manages Mustard’s with his sons Steve Starkman (Karen, Ryan & Nick) and Lonnie Starkman (Michelle, Eric & Rachel). With help from long-time employees Keith Woods, Valadia Pazand, Steven Pazand, Angel Alvarado and Sam Licea. Their mission as one of Chicago’s most renowned Hot Dog Stands & Restaurant, is to carry on a family tradition by not only providing excellent customer service, but also retain customer loyalty by providing the same quality year after year.

1613 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-864-2700
www.mustardschicago.com

Prairie Joe's

For over twenty-four years Prairie Joe's has worked to combine worldly and eclectic culinary influences with the classic diner food experience, all while providing the level of service you could only expect from a family-owned business. While our cheeseburgers and fries are timeless, we are especially known for our lunch and brunch specials. Everything from lamb patties to Mexican-inspired fried pork and unique vegetarian dishes can be found on our daily specials menu. As a proud member of the Central Street Business Association, we are happy to serve you. When you stop at our restaurant, be sure to take in our one-of-a-kind interior and eye-catching art, handmade by our own chief cook.

1921 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-491-0391
www.prairiejoes.com

Ten Mile House

In 1836, Major Edward H. Mulford established the original Ten Mile House.  Combining a tavern, post office, inn and courthouse, Ten Mile House served as the social and economic center of the community now known as the City of Evanston. 178 years later, Ten Mile House restaurant reestablishes the area’s first public gathering point and continues the tradition of hospitality.  Neighbors and area visitors alike are welcome to enjoy our thoughtful comfort food in a vibrant, welcoming setting just steps from Northwestern University. Ten Mile House is an ideal venue for a variety of experiences, including family-friendly dining, game day gatherings, after-work get-togethers, a casual night out and more.

1700 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847.905.0669
http://www.tmhevanston.com/
info@tmhevanston.com

Retail

Allegro Dance Boutique

Allegro is a boutique retailer that aims to provide a fun and relaxed shopping atmosphere for you, our customer. We believe that all bodies in motion feel better and perform better when they are comfortable and look great. Allegro is intentionally a boutique, not a supply store, allowing dancers to shop for shoes, apparel, and accessories in an environment that is as beautiful as what they do. We invite you to check out our ever-changing selection of: • Fashion leotards • Stylish yoga and exercise apparel • Kids’ gymnastics and ice skating apparel Or simply drop in for advice on how to break in your pointe shoes or find a dance class near you. Our team of 100% passionate dancers is what keeps our company fresh, relevant, and growing. We are committed to giving back to and being active members of the local dance community. We want to be the dance store you’re friends with!

2114 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-733-8460
www.allegrodanceboutique.com

Apelian Carpets

Oriental Rugs and Carpets. Featurng Karastan, Stanton Couristan, Masland, and fabric carpets. Also hardwood, laminate, vinyl, and ceramic floors.

2900 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-328-9500
www.apeliancarpets.com

Chalk Boutique

  Owners Carrie Kane and Sharon Watrous built Chalk’s roster of designers with one woman in mind: She is feminine yet urban. She appreciates established designers while hungering for emerging talent. She loves American labels as much as she does European brands. The woman they had in mind…is you! The people at Chalk understand that high fashion is an investment. That’s why Chalk’s line of apparel and accessories is not only well made. It’s every bit as thoughtful, creative, and beautiful as you are. Stroll down Central Street to shop Chalk’s sensibly glamorus array of: • Designer dresses and skirts • Dazzling boots and shoes • Handbags and accessories • Sweaters, blouses, and fashion-forward tops

2611 Prairie Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
847-424-0011
www.chalkofevanston.com
info@chalkboutique.com

Dame Couture

  If it were up to us, every wedding dress would be as lovely and unique as the bride who wears it. Now, they can! At Dame Couture, our goals are simple: to create an outfitting experience that is more down-to-earth and personal than traditional shops, and to ensure that North Shore brides are free to express their personalities instead of worrying about bridal trends (that is, unless they are the trendsetters!). We meet-and-greet with each bride who crosses our threshold—learning their style, getting to know their personality, and helping them to visualize the perfect wedding dress. Then we make their dream come to life by sewing our values of quality, individuality, and sustainability into every single garment. That’s how Dame Couture has become a bridal-wear staple in Evanston in the North Shore. From restyled classics to first-of-their-kind modern, we’ll always have the ideal garment for your specialist of occasions. And if we don’t, we’ll make it! • Customizable, made-to-measure dresses • Bridal gowns by independent designers • Vintage and restyled gowns • New & vintage accessories

1804 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-866-7599
www.damecouture.com

Etienne Vintage Home & Central Street Mall

Custom drapery, mantels, and antiques.  

2016 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-475-2300
etiennevintage.wix.com/etienne-vintage-home

George Ritzlin Antique Maps and Prints

  We believe that maps are meant for more than getting you from A to B. They are works of art to be admired, decorations to hang on your wall, conversation pieces to enjoy with visitors, and historical documents to treasure and behold. For over a quarter century, we at Ritzlin have been local dealers of: • Antique maps • Atlases • Prints • Rare books We’ve spent countless hours scouring conventions, antique shops, catalogs, and more to ensure that our collection is the deepest and most interesting in Evanston and the surrounding Midwest. We maintain and open shop where several thousand maps and prints are always in stock. You are welcome to browse our inventory, ask questions, and take home a piece of history to brighten your home or bolster your own personal collection. Visit us Wednesday thru Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; or any other time by appointment.

1937 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-328-1966
www.ritzlin.com

Gracies

Gracie's, a women's wear boutique, has a little something for everybody. We carry up-to-date sportswear, dresses, jewelry, accessories and gifts. Stop in and introduce yourself!

1939 Central St.
Evanston, IL 60201
847-859-2527
info@shopgracies.com

Happy Husky Bakery

  Think your dog or cat is special? So do we! Don’t you think special dogs and cats deserve special treats, food and supplies? Think special or unique pet supplies means expensive? Not here!

  • 14+ Different Fresh Baked Dog and Cat Treats made on-site in a State of Illinois licensed pet food kitchen.
  • Dog birthday cakes and other dog birthday items
  • High quality/high value dog & cat foods. Stop by for a FREE consultation with our knowledgeable food experts. We match your nutritional needs with your pocketbook.
  • Unique and fun dog toys and supplies. Collars, leashes, bowls, supplements and other dog & cat necessities for your furry family member are right here at the Happy Husky Bakery. Many you will not find at other stores.
  • Need a pet gift for someone close or far? We have gift cards and will make a custom package/gift basket just for you and ship anywhere in the US.
  • Don’t forget to ask about our nutritious, exclusive “Snow Dog Sundaes”.
Quality, Value and Fun are our guiding principles. Come in and bring your well-behaved, leashed furry friend and see why we were chosen the best pet bakery and pet boutique by Make It Better Magazine. We are also a 5 Star Rated business, by our customers, on the trusted review site Yelp.com. At the Happy Husky Bakery we want your dog & cat to be happy and healthy. Ginger, the Happy Husky, can’t wait to be your new friend!

2601 Prairie Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
847-425-1100
www.happyhuskybakery.com

Harold's True Value Hardware

Hardware  

2912 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-328-6006
harolds@truevalue.net

Let's Tailgate, Inc.

As the Official Merchandiser of Northwestern University Athletics, the folks at Let’s Tailgate, Inc. know a thing or two about sports fandom. On game day, the only thing that matters more than chants, cheers, and celebratory fist pumps is looking the part while you do it. Let’s Tailgate! helps you unleash your inner fanatic by offering the newest name-brand sports gear for team supporters of every color: • Stylish flat-brim and classic snap-back caps • T-shirts from the biggest names in sports: Adidas, Nike, and more! • Team jerseys, including the newest designs for 2015 • Tailgating accessories for parking lot warriors of any allegiance Whether you’re a Wildcat, a Cub, a Bear, Blackhawk, or one who wears their Sox White, the pre-game party doesn’t begin until you say the words: “Let’s Tailgate!”

1805 CentralStreet
Evanston, IL 60201
847-570-0105
www.letstailgate.com

Lois & Company

Easy clothes for busy lives

2014 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-869-0222

Maya Papaya & Tony Macarony

  Sometimes we wish our kids enjoyed shopping as much as we do. Luckily, Maya Papaya & Tony Macarony children’s boutique is a happy source of delight for children and adults alike. You will amaze your kids with stylish and trendy apparel for girls and boys 0-12, as well as one-of-a-kind toys and books. Maya Papaya & Tony Macarony carries an awesome selection of girls, boys, and infant clothes designed to handle your kid’s rough and tumble lifestyle as well as the special occasions when they must dress up. Sizes go from newborn up to 12 years old. Fans of Tea Collection will love that Maya Papaya & Tony Macarony is a Tea Collection Destination Store, and carries the largest selection of Tea in the North Shore. Other favorites include Kickee Pants bamboo clothing, See Kai Run shoes, as well Maya Papaya’s “Local Corner”, which exhibits products made by local artists and designers, from cool t-shirts, to books, and hand made toys

1901 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-866-6292
www.maya-tony.com
info@maya-tony.com

Mike's Antiques

Mike Holley
Evanston, IL 60201
847 271 7014

Millefiori Florists Ltd.

MilleFiori is reminiscent of an old-world European flower shop. We offer hand-selected seasonal flowers that are flown in directly from importers around the world. Our custom floral designs are perfect for weddings, parties, corporate events, and everyday or special occasions. We strive to create fresh, exciting designs. With every customer, our goal is to go beyond mere flowers to create unique personal works of art. Our shop is built on the foundation of creativity, originality, quality, and, most important, customer service.

1943 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-570-0300
www.millefioriflorist.com

Montoya Fiber Studio

  Let Montoya Fiber Studio help you find the perfect yarn for your next project. Open since 2003, Montoya Fiber Studio is a small gem of a knit shop hidden around the corner on Prairie Avenue at Central Street. Originally opened by Cathy Montoya, her husband Fred joined the business in 2012—and yes, he did learn to knit. Our cozy storefront is home to a wide assortment of knitting and crochet supplies, yarn, and patterns. Natural fibers make up the bulk of our inventory, but we also stock yarn in a variety of price ranges, from everyday acrylic blends to exotic cashmeres and silks. Not sure what you need? Stop in and sift through an array of samples for inspiration. Finishing services are also available for those who need a helping hand on the final leg of a project. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced craftsperson, our classes, private lessons, and exceptional inventory are sure to enhance your knitting or crochet experience.

2566 Prairie Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
847-869-1089
www.montoyafiberstudio.com

Notice

  Don’t let the moniker fool you: Notice may be “the smallest department store in the world,” but our collection of fashion-forward clothing, special occasion dresses and accessories, personal care luxuries, baby and toddler gifts, and clever, quirky gifts is as large as any! Born from a family-owned framing store in 2007, Notice has become Evanston’s go-to retailer for bold personal effects: jewelry from small women-owned companies; handbags by companies including HOBO, Orla Kiely and mywalit; apparel by Bailey 44, Yoga Jeans, 3Dot, Westen; and so much more! At Notice, we know you’ll go to great lengths to find high-quality apparel and gifts, but we don’t think you should have to. That’s why we work so hard to keep our inventory fresh, sell our goods at honest prices, and serve every customer with a smile. Why head to the mall when you can get everything you need—plus a warm, friendly, and close-to-home shopping experience—right here on Central Street?

2112 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-905-0947
www.notice-this.com

Oliver Trains and Toys

Oliver’s Trains & Toys is Evanston’s leading supplier of old-fashioned FUN! With oodles of brand-name toys, games, books, and crafts, Oliver’s is a community toy store for all ages—from tots to teenagers to grown-up tinkerers. If what you love to do is play, we have just the thing you’re looking for: • Toys for infants • Plush • Puppets and dolls • Cars, trucks, and trains. • Card games • Board games • Puzzles • Brain Teasers • Lego building blocks • Activities for outdoors Visit our Central Street storefront for a shopping experience that will make you laugh and a selection of toys you won’t forget.

2002 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201
847-424-1940
http://www.oliverstoys.net
info@oliverstoys.net

Perennials

Presents. Teas. Decorations. Invitations. Celebrating 25 years in business, Perennials is your go-to gift shop for occasions big and small. Specializing in personal service (including complimentary gift wrapping), we are proud to carry unique and thoughtful products, perfect for the special people in your life—and for you! • Bath products by Crabtree & Evelyn as well as lines from Australia, France, Italy, Ireland and Sweden

• Delicious teas from Tea Forte, Republic of Tea, and Metropolitan Tea Company as well as teapots and accessories

• Ribbon-by-the-yard—the largest selection on the North Shore • Baby and children's items, including clothing, toys, puppets, "lovies," and books • An extensive selection of special and unique greeting cards and stationery • Holiday items and home decor to celebrate every season Invitation Services Perennials provides a creative and comfortable atmosphere for you to select, personalize, and design the perfect announcements, invitations, cards, and stationery to honor or celebrate any occasion. We also stock many unique and beautiful papers for in-house or at-home printing. Just walk in—no appointment is needed—and we’ll help you every step of the way!

1808 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-475-8327
www.perennialsevanston.com
perennialsevanston@gmail.com.

Preston's Flowers

Preston's Flowers proudly serves the Evanston area. We are committed to offering only the finest floral arrangements and gifts, backed by service that is friendly and prompt. Because all of our customers are important, our professional staff is dedicated to making your experience a pleasant one. That is why we always go the extra mile to make your floral gift perfect.

1726 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-864-1816
http://www.prestonsflorist.com/
prestonsflowers@gmail.com

Stella

  If adventurous shopping sounds like “you,” then you’ve come to the right place. Here you’ll embark on a personal treasure hunt as you explore troves of fashion effects and wears, including: • Fashionable and flattering clothing • Unique purses, handbags, and accessories • Eclectic home décor • Vintage and contemporary handmade jewelry Stella’s large and colorful inventory makes it the perfect destination to find gifts for everyone on your list—including the babies, men, teachers, and hostesses in your life. If you see something you like, snatch it fast, as Stella treasures rarely last. We’re always rotating and rethinking what we keep in our store, making each trip to Stella is a new adventure—even for seasoned shoppers. Our customers love to come back again and again, which has made Stella a feel-good forum for women of all walks to socialize, network, and shop. Simply put, Stella is a whole lot of fun.

2116 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-864-5565
www.stellaevanston.com

The Spice House

Follow your nose to Evanston’s widest selection of premium spices and herbs. A Midwest mainstay since 1957, The Spice House has a little something for everyone: exotic whole and freshly ground spices for the flavor purist, signature rubs for the barbecue buff, and easy-to-use dip mixes and sprinkles for gourmet-made-easy. Big and bold flavors are in the palm of your hand when you stop in to sample one of our 300+ unique products. You’ll quickly see why we believe that in-house grinding and small-batch blending makes all the difference. If your recipe calls for it, chances are we’ve got it, and in multiple varieties! Looking for lemony Greek oregano to brighten up your pasta, or tangy Mexican oregano to spice up taco night? Need some warm and sweet Vietnamese cinnamon sticks to warm a winter drink or a soft and subtle Ceylon to make your pie perfect? Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is happy to help you find just the right spice! Try a pinch, take home a pound, and tell your friend you found it at The Spice House.

1941 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-328-3711
www.thespicehouse.com

Verizon Wireless

Among the four major wireless carriers, only Verizon’s 4G network is 100% 4G LTE the gold standard of wireless technology. Available in over 500 cities, Verizon 4G LTE covers 98% of Americans. Experience the speed and power in more places

2516 Green Bay Rd
Evanston, IL 60201
847 475 4444
http://www2.ecellularconnection.com/
577@tccrocks.com

Walsh Natural Health

  At Walsh, we believe in helping people live healthier lives. Walsh Natural Health is a community-minded health food store that has proudly served Evanston, Wilmette, Skokie, Rogers Park and the North Shore communities for more than 20 years. We carry a wide variety of treatments for the many physical, mental, and emotional components of illness. We thoroughly research our products to provide you with the best new products as well as tried-and-true remedies that have been around for many years: • Vitamins & Minerals • Flower Essences & Herbs • Homeopathy • Probiotics • Natural Face & Body • Fish & Other Healthy Oils • Natural Pet Products Our growing selection of health foods and supplements is just one of the reasons why our customers come back again and again. When you shop at Walsh, you’ll walk away with more than a clean bill of health. We hope you’ll have learned something, too! In addition to providing best-in-category certified health products, we also empower you to choose and use them on your own. With over 85 years in the natural products industry, our friendly staff can help you understand what our products are, how they work, and how they’ll affect your health. We are a natural health resource you can trust!

2116 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-864-1600
www.walshnatural.com

Services

9 Round

  A fast, effective full-body workout in 30 minutes. Work out every muscle, every time. A new station every 3 minutes, Get In Get Fit. No class times, equals no waiting. High-energy, motivating trainers included. Measureable results with heart rate technology. Workouts change daily, never get bored. Burn up to 500 calories in 30 mins. Virtual nutrition coach included.

1706 Central Stree
Evanston, IL 60201
847-693-0932
9round.com/evanstonilcentral

Afsan's Pro Skincare Spa

Afsan began her career in the beauty industry in 1983 as a cosmetologist. In 1998 she began practicing as an esthetician after developing a strong interest in skin care and continues to advance her knowledge and master her craft. Afsan is also dedicated to sharing her experience and love for skin care through her work as an esthetics instructor at a local esthetics school. After working for many years at a prominent North Shore spa, Afsan is excited to bring her services to you in her own spa. Afsan works only with leading professional product lines including: GM Collin and Cuccio.

1812 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
224-307-2851
www.afsanspa.com
afsanehsalmasi@gmail.com

Aim & Ailie Hair Boutique

Aim & Ailie Hair Boutique serves an eclectic, style-savvy clientele on Chicago’s North Shore. Our team of highly skilled stylists, assistants, and desk staff cultivates a friendly, relaxed, family-oriented and client-focused atmosphere. Drawing from a vast wheelhouse of cut and color techniques ranging from classic to cutting-edge, our talented stylists craft precise, sophisticated looks to fit our clients’ lifestyles. It’s important to us that our clientele looks great between appointments. To that end we use products that result in the optimum health of our clients’ hair and execute unique styles tailored to each individual.

2907 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-424-9494
www.amygsalon.com/

Approach to Health

Whether you desire to heal chronic pain, correct movement patterns, or make adjustments to your diet, Approach to Health is here to ensure that you get the best treatment so that you can enjoy the wealth that comes through true health.

  • Naprapathic Treatments
  • QRA (Quantum Reflex Analysis)
  • Chi Nei Tsang
  • Qigong Therapy
  • Nutritional Consultation
  • Detoxification & Healthy Weight Programs

2916 Central St #2A
Evanston, IL 60201
773 318 7967
www.http://approachtohealth.com/

Berglund Animal Hospital

Berglund Animal Hospital is a full service veterinary practice. We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in your pet's health care. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine with emphasis on client education. Our entire team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet. Berglund Animal Hospital is among the 12 percent of animal care facilities in the nation certified by the American Animal Hospital Association. To achieve certification, our hospital passed comprehensive inspections of our veterinary practice, management, facilities and medical equipment.

1815 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 328-1440
http://www.berglundvet.com/

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services

The Evanston team is led by Managing Broker Alan Zuber, a solid industry professional who believes in the highest standards of customer service. The office is located in the heart of the Central Street business district just a mile north of the beautiful Northwestern University Campus and Ryan Field, home of the Wildcats. KoenigRubloff clients find that our creative and energetic approach to orchestrating the sale or purchase of real estate is unparalleled. Supported by an exemplary administrative team and an award winning marketing department, we are able to focus specifically on each client’s needs. While we are renowned for luxury marketing, we have set the standard for representation in any market

2110 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-492-9660
CustomerCare@KoenigRubloff.com

Bradley Investment Center

  As independent professional advisors, Bradley Investment Center can offer you a personalized financial strategy, not a generic investment program. Your individual portfolio will be based on your unique situation, your attitudes, preferences and goals. It will be designed to account for change, both in the market and in your circumstances, so that it can work with you and for you at every stage of your life.

3000 Central St.
Evanston, IL 60201
855-940-8700
www.bradleyinvestmentcenter.com
Dale.Bradley@RaymondJames.com

Central Shoe Repair

Central Shoe Repair is Evanston's one stop shop for all of your repairing needs. We offer an array of services that include men and women shoe repairs, sporting equipment repairs, as well as repair services on many other leather goods. Although new to Evanston and the surrounding suburb communities, we have employed shoe artists with over 30 years of quality shoe repair experience and associates with extensive knowledge in the profession

1917 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201
847 869 66 59
www.thecentralshoerepair.com
info@thecentralshoerepair.com

Central Street Yoga

Central Street Yoga was the blossoming of a seed planted several years ago by now studio owner, Shana Stitzel. The where, how, and when swirled on the proverbial cosmic back-burner of life for several years as Shana and her husband Rich juggled extremely busy & complex schedules as two self-employed creatives with two teenage daughters. Happy in the lives they created, but approaching the next phase of schooling for their daughter’s high school life, Shana and Rich found their sites aiming at their favorite Chicago suburb of Evanston. Shana Marie Stitzel’s desire to teach yoga began with her journey into meditation and most importantly, as she describes it, “the journey into truth & presence “. Completely dedicated to teaching others to reflect joy, peace, and light into every moment of their lives, she shares her own light & love with others by sharing from traditional forms of yoga with the emphasis being mindfulness

2631 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
630-337-4049
www.centralstreet.yoga

Chase Bank

1900 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201
847-866-5690
https://locator.chase.com/illinois/evanston/60201/1622/

Chester & Chester

Chester & Chester, a member of the NKBA, has been a fixture of Chicago’s North Shore for over thirty years. We believe in superior customer service; we do what we say we will do.  Our firm is fair, on time, accessible, interactive, equitable, and centered upon ensuring our clients’ expectations are fully met.  The value of educating the customer is never lost on the bottom line.  This approach ensures that the client receives the best possible combination of product and service from Chester & Chester. Todd L. Atkins, Chester & Chester’s senior designer since 1996, holds a degree in interior architecture from the Art Institute of Chicago. His design expertise is enhanced by his extensive knowledge of architecture, antiques, and furniture. Designer Laura Kaufmann has been with Chester & Chester since 2004. Laura holds a degree in interior design from the University of Alabama. Her expertise in design and appliance selection is informed by her appreciation of the finer things in life and a love of cooking.

2004 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-864-0772
www.chesterandchester.com

Christian Science Reading Room

1936 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-475-5676
www.secondchurchevanston.com

City Fit

CityFit offers strength training, body weight training, mobility training that will develop you into a better athlete. Whether you are a serious performance athlete, health-conscious athlete, mom athlete, desk-bound athlete, or whatever it is that you do - if you move, that makes you an athlete! We take your personal goals and desires seriously. That’s why at CityFit, you will receive individual attention to help you attain your goal. And we will do it with you in the most efficient way – via improving communication between you and your own nervous system. The nervous system is the governing system for your body. It controls everything. With a wide array of options and tools, we are equipped to identify and address your specific training need to help you rewire your movement patterns so you achieve your highest potential.

2120 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
(847)556-4956
www.cityfit.net
info@cityfit.net

Coiffeur Copenhagen

Hair styling  

2018 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-475-6515

Coldwell Banker

 

2929 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-866-8200

Complete Chiropratic and Rehab

Dr. Nick Mendez, D.C. and Dr. Nick Bournazos, D.C. are chiropractors committed to providing pain relief for many symptoms and conditions so that you can have a higher quality of life. We believe that each patient is unique and so our doctors are committed to tailoring a unique treatment program to each individual. At our Evanston chiropractic office you will receive the best care through the use of modern chiropractic techniques and technology. Dr. Nick Mendez and the staff at Complete Chiropractic and Rehab have a genuine concern for your well-being and health! Call us today and we can develop a chiropractic plan specific for you.

2103 Crawford Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 332-BACK (2225)
www.thebestchirocare.com

Duxler Tire & Car Care

  Duxler Complete Auto Care serves the automotive repair, tire, and wheel needs of customers throughout Evanston and Chicago’s North Shore. Think Duxler when your vehicle needs trustworthy, professional attention in any of the following areas: • Quality repair services for brakes, transmissions, exhaust, steering, and suspension systems • Tire care: computer spin balancing, TPMS adjustments, flat tire repairs, rotations, and wheel alignments • Glasswork, including repair, replacement, and tinting At Duxler Complete Auto Care, your car or truck is in good hands. All work is performed by ASE-certified technicians, and we’re proud to offer competitive prices on tire brands like Continental, General, and Toyo. To make your servicing even more stress-free and convenient, Duxler offers a FREE local shuttle to get you to and fro, as well as free Wi-Fi, reading material, coffee, and a children’s play area to keep you and yours entertained while you wait. No matter where you live in the North Shore suburbs of Chicago, Duxler Complete Auto Care should be your one-stop shop for auto maintenance, repairs, and new tires. Come into our Central Street location for a quote on the automotive repair service you need, or schedule a service appointment online today.

2620 Green Bay Road
Evanston, IL 60201
847-869-3200
www.duxlertire.com

Edward Jones

  We help individuals achieve their serious, long-term financial goals by understanding their needs and implementing tailored solutions. Edward Jones exclusively serves individual investors, and we believe the only way to do business is on a personal, one-on-one basis. We've built our business on the golden rule, treating our clients as we would want to be treated, a simple rule that still makes sense in today's complex marketplace.

2935 Central Street,Suite B
Evanston, IL 60201
847-869-4242
www.edwardjones.com

Evanston Art Center

The Evanston Art Center has always been a community-minded art and cultural organization. Our education program and exhibitions alone impact thousands of people in any given year. EAC participates in Evanston events such as the Ethnic Arts Fair, the Fountain Square Arts Festival and the Citizens for a Greener Evanston Weekend by offering free arts activities. EAC helped initiate the "Art Under Glass" program in downtown Evanston, which installed artworks by local artists in windows of downtown retail spaces that had been vacated. We partner with schools in after-school arts programs and Evanston's Youth Job Center with arts administration internships. We have organized arts activities in hospital settings such as Rush Behavioral Health, as well as senior residences.

1717 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 475-5300
https://www.evanstonartcenter.org/

Evanston DentalSpa

At Evanston Dental Spa, Dr. Deborah Tekdogan and her team take pride in providing comprehensive dental care to the discriminating adult patient. Whether you are looking to restore your smile with dental implants, rejuvenate your look with cosmetic dentistry, or to refresh your smile with a thorough cleaning & exam, Dr. Debbie and her staff will cater to your every need.

2805 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-328-8502
www.evanstondentalspa.com

Evanston Public Library

North Branch

2026 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-866-0330
www.epl.org

Evanston School of Ballet Foundation

The Evanston School of Ballet Foundation is directed by Kerry Hubata and was founded in 1968 by Kerry Hubata and Phyllis Wills. It is dedicated entirely to education in classical ballet and includes work from pre-ballet through professional levels. Students may expect to be offered a sound technical preparation for professional work. At the same time, the school offers classes designed to meet the interest of students who wish to study ballet for personal enrichment and fitness.

1933 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-475-9225
www.evanstonschoolofballet.com

First Bank & Trust

2925 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-733-9600
www.firstbt.com

Flader Plumbing & Heating Co.

Flader Plumbing & Heating Co. guarantees your complete satisfaction for all your plumbing, heating, air conditioning, water filtration, indoor air quality, drain cleaning, and related home comfort and safety needs. Since 1918, we have been serving residents of Chicago's North Shore. Our uniformed technicians will answer all of your questions and make sure your are both confident in our recommendations and satisfied with the end ressult. We make it our mission to provide customers with the highest quality of plumbing and heating services at a price they can afford.

3004 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-491-6980
www.fladerplumbing.com

Heaven Meets Earth

  Heaven Meets Earth is Evanston’s first, and the North Shore’s only, green yoga studio, eco-boutique, and sanctuary. Conveniently located at the corner of Central and Ewing, Heaven Meets Earth is easily accessible by bike or on foot, so students who value wellness above all can choose the healthiest option for their commute. Programs at Heaven Meets Earth use the following yoga systems and techniques to help you live your best life: • Vinyasa • Kundalini • Asana • Pranayama • Meditation to help you live your best life. Our yoga teachers, healers, shamans, workshop facilitators, and guides are the best in their field, and enjoy working with students of all levels—beginner, intermediate, and advanced. With practice and persistence, your time at Heaven Meets Earth will breed inner and outer strength, flexibility and wellbeing. You will expand your intuition and self-awareness. And you will be inspired to live and love, consciously and in the moment.

2746 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847- 475-1500
www.heavenmeetsearthyoga.com

Mitchell Museum of the American Indian

The Mitchell Museum of the American Indian is one of only a handful of museums across the country that focuses exclusively on the art, history, and culture of Native American and First Nation peoples from throughout the United States and Canada. It promotes public understanding of cultural diversity through first voice perspectives. Since its founding in 1977, the Mitchell Museum has evolved into a cherished resource of collections, exhibits, programs and activities that introduce visitors from throughout the Chicago region to the cultures of American Indians. The Mitchell Museum’s mission is to promote and share a deeper understanding of Native American peoples through the collection, preservation, and interpretation of their traditional and contemporary art and material culture.

3001 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-492-8520
www.mitchellmuseum.org

Northwestern Dept of Athletics

Connect with the 'Cats by keeping up on the latest NU news, sharing your photos and interacting with other Wildcat fans!

http://www.nusports.com/

Nykasa, Dan D.D.S

 

2200 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-869-7710

Orange Theory

Orangetheory Fitness offers 60-minute workout sessions split into intervals of cardiovascular and strength training with heart rate monitors to track intensity and maximize metabolic burn. Increase energy, get visible results and burn more calories, even after leaving the studio. That's the Orange Effect! Really want to change your body and your fitness level? Join the best fitness movement in the nation!

2800 Central
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 491-9090
http://www.orangetheoryfitness.com/studio-locations/evanston-illinois/

Roman Insurance Agency, Inc.

Our driving passion is to give you a great insurance experience. We will strive to make sure you are completely satisfied whether it's a simple question or a complex claim. Give us a chance to be your insurance office and I think you'll end up doing what most of our customers do - refer your friends.

1800 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-869-0677
www.iloveinsurance.com

Schermerhorn & Co.

Schermerhorn & Co. was formed in 1967 and started out serving Evanston and the surrounding communities. Our company was founded by J. P. Schermerhorn who served as Chairman of the Board from 1967 - 2012. Over the past 45+ years we have expanded our service area to include the North Side of Chicago, the North and Northwest Suburbs of Chicago, and Southern Wisconsin. We employ a very "hands-on" approach to managing the properties in our portfolio. We get to know our clients' needs as well as the needs of the properties themselves. Our goal is to enhance the value of each property we manage through constant attention to the specific needs of each property and client. We live in the communities we serve and look forward to continuing our commitment to the Real Estate Industry for many years to come.

2737 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-869-4200 x102
www.schermerhorn-realestate.com

Scissor's Palace

Hair salon

1922 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201
847 859 6817
https://www.facebook.com/Scissorspalaceevanston/

Spex

  When you think “eyeglasses Evanston” it’s fairly certain you’ll think of Spex! With two stores located in the Evanston community, Spex is sure to have a convenient location near you. Our mission is straightforward: "Discover your Spex appeal." We are passionate and committed in providing a superior standard of optical care and exceptional eyewear collections for all age groups: Lafont, l.a.Eyeworks, David Yurman, Lindberg, Seraphin, Ray-Ban, Maui Jim—and so many more. While collections change from season to season, our attentive customer service and premier optical knowledge completes the Spex experience. The medical side of Spex continues to grow in scope and expertise; our SpexWellness Exam, an exam far more encompassing than a standard eye exam and made possible through adoption of the latest eyecare technology, sets us apart from other optical retailers. Our team of experienced optometrists are certified by the National Board of Examiners of Optometry and licensed through the state of Illinois. Most major medical and routine vision insurances are accepted. The Spex experience helped us secure ‘best eyewear—2014’ in the Chicago READER’s “best of Chicago” annual poll.

2000 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-864-0300
www.spexchicago.com

Touch Transform

  The Touch Transform team  of professional experts have several decades of experience between them.  Our practice has a lean towards the therapeutic, recover and resetting of old patterns in the body that might be causing the client pain.   As professionals we create a course of action for our clients to help them reach a place of relief that can be maintained outside of the office. This can mean a series of sessions followed by "maintenance" sessions. That is why we offer packages that allow the client to do both.

1909 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-332-1510
touchtransform.com
info@touchtransform.com

Unity Church on the North Shore

Unity on the North Shore is a diverse community that believes we are one with God. We support each other and provide a safe, loving and accepting environment for individual spiritual growth Rev. Kurt Condra - Senior Minister

3434 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-864-8977
www.unityns.org
revkurt@unityns.org

Weichert Realtors/Lakeshore Partners

Established in 1991, Weichert, Realtors® Lakeshore Partners is a firm whose focus has always been on personal service. Whether it’s buyers or sellers of investment and residential real estate throughout Chicago, Evanston and the North Shore, we have the expertise to deliver. In 2007, we affiliated with WEICHERT, REALTORS® to provide our clients the “best of both worlds – local real estate knowledge with a national presence.

2006 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-570-9900
www.weichertlakeshore.com