Near North Neighbors

We at Near North Montessori promote the exhilaration of learning for life in our students. The neighbors in our wonderful community of Wicker Park / Bucktown, have joined together to contribute to our goal of excellence at the school through our Near North Neighbors Program.

Thank you to all of Near North Neighbors listed below. If you contact any of these businesses, please let them know you found them through Near North Neighbors.

(Submit your NNM business below)

Great Local Restaurants

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The Aberdeen Tap
Chris Mitchell, former parent
‭312.929.3845‬
theaberdeentap.com
 

Big Delicious Planet
Big Delicious Planet (catering)
Heidi Coudal, alumni parent
412 N Wolcott Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60622
312.455.1019
www.bigdeliciousplanet.com

 


Big Star
Terry Alexander, parent
1531 N Damen Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60622
773.235.4039
www.bigstarchicago.com

 


Best Intentions

Mike McCutcheon, parent
3281 W Armitage Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647
312.818.1254
www.bestintentionschicago.com

 

 


Dove's Luncheonette
Terry Alexander, parent
1545 N Damen Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60622
773.645.4060
www.doveschicago.com

 

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Falafel & Grill
1317 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60622
773.292.8888
falafelngrill.com

 


Kin Sushi and Thai Cuisine
1132 N Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60642
773.772.2722
www.kinsushiandthai.com

 

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Kitchfix
Josh Katt, parent
312.402.0221    
Kitchfix.com
 

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Mama Delia
Daniel Alonso, parent; and Nadar Hindo, parent
1721 W Division Street
Chicago, Illinois 60622
312.487.1236
www.mamadelia.com/

 


Milk and Honey Cafe

1920 W Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622
773.395.9434
www.milkandhoneycafe.com

 

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Pizza City USA
Amy Dordek Dolinsky, alumni parent    
773.230.7157
pizzacityusa.com    


The Violet Hour
Terry Alexander, parent
1520 N Damen Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60622
773.252.1500
www.theviolethour.com

 

Health & Well-Being


Buddha Belly Kids Yoga

BuddhaBellyKidsYoga@gmail.com
www.buddhabellykidsyoga.com

 


Dermatology + Aesthetics
Neha Robinson MD, parent
Karen Horn, MD & Meyer Horn, MD, parents
1765 N Elston Avenue, Ste 110
Chicago, Illinois 60642
773.276.1100
www.chicagoderm1765.com

 


Growing Smiles
Reena Shah, DDS, parent; and Kristen Elliot, DDS
3701 N Southport Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60613
773.472.4769
www.growingsmileschicago.com

 

Inner Light Pilates and Yoga
Allison Aske, alumni parent
2213 W Shakespeare Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647
773.398.6430
www.innerlightpilatesandyoga.com

Professional Services

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bare creative
Scott Smith, alumni parent
773.991.1394

 

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Enlightenedesign
Jessica Yen, parent
312.375.3276
enlightenedesign.com

    


fullline printing, inc.
Steve Juhasz, owner
361 W Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654
312.642.8080
www.fulllineprinting.com
(commercial offset and digital printing)

Jennifer Diamond Ph.D., LLC
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Jennifer Diamond, Alumni Parent
262.885.1977
jenniferdiamondphd.com/


NorthStar Heating & Air Conditioning
Daniel Scott, parent
2200 Green Bay Road
Evanston, Illinois 60201
312.787.0781
www.northstarheatingandac.com

 


Starship Salon

Trisha Star-Perez, parent
2503 W Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622
312.391.7827
www.starshipsalon.com

 

jami darwin chiang
Jami Darwin Chiang, alumni parent
773.368.4960
etsy | instagram | twitter | facebook | pinterest
www.jamidarwin.com
(print design, illustration, and installation art)

Arts, Education & Fun

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Altitude Chicago Trampoline Park
Amanda Elman-Kolb, parent
404 N Armour St
Chicago, IL 60642
312.291.9057
www.altitudechicago.com/

 

Building Blocks Toy Store

Building Blocks Toy Store - Lincoln Park
2071 N Clybourn
Chicago, IL 60614
773-825-2071
www.buildingblockstoys.com/

 


Escape Artistry
Maren Rosenberg, owner
1579 N Milwaukee Avenue, Rm 350
1342 N Milwaukee Avenue, Second Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60622
773.789.9535
www.escape-artistry.com

Retail & Distribution

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Chicago Teacher Store
Belinda Bliss, owner
1885 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
773.252.8200
chicagoteacherstore.net    

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Christina Karin
Cy and Christina Monley, parents
2301 West North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647
www.christinakarin.com/

Howard Orloff Imports
1924 N Paulina Street
Chicago, IL 60622
773.227.3200
www.orloff.com

 

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Lake + Wells
Mark Kinsley, former parent
lakeandwells.com

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Madison and Rayne
Josh Jones, parent
327 N Bell Ave
Chicago, IL 60612
855.626.3701
www.madisonandrayne.com

 


Penelope’s
Joe Lauer, parent
1913 W Division Street
Chicago, Illinois 60622
773.395.2351
www.shoppenelopes.com

 


Poster Plus
Josh Gartler, parent
2108 N Whipple Street
Chicago, Illinois 60647
312.461.9277
www.posterplus.com

Real Estate & Construction

Eighty-Eight, Inc.
Dan Menitoff, parent
2950 W Carroll Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60612
773.801.0461
www.eightyeightinc.com

 


Malone Residential

Kathleen Malone, parent
1875 N Damen Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647
773.600.1551
instagram | facebook

 


Sam Marts Architects & Planners
1474 N Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622
773.862.0123
 


Woods Residential Engineering and Inspection, LLC
Marcus Woods, parent
2933 N Halsted Street
Chicago, Illinois 60657
312.825.4764
www.woodsrei.com

Becoming a Near North Neighbor is a great opportunity – our families are encouraged to patron local business that make an important contribution to ensure that the daily experience of every student at NNM is vibrant and meaningful.