The Cafe - Glen Ellyn Public Library
  • Open Wednesday 10 am – 8 pm
  • 630-469-0879

Lobster-A-Thon at The Cafe | September 21-27

Monday-Friday

Lobster Quiche | $4.50/slice

Monday

Lobster Bisque, made with stock, heavy cream, real butter, fresh vegetables, fresh herbs, and sweet Maine lobster meat, served with oyster crackers or warm bread | $5.50/cup, $11.50/quart

Wednesday

Lobster Roll, served on toasted brioche bread, garnished with arugula and served with an Asian Coleslaw | $7.25

Friday

Lobster Chowder, made with chunks of fresh Maine lobster, whole milk, real butter, potatoes, onion, red bell peppers, corn, cumin, coriander and cayenne, garnished with paprika and parsley | $6.25/cup, $12.95/quart


Phone | 630-790-6772

Hours

The Cafe and Cafe Curbside Service close 30 minutes prior to Grab ‘n Go closing Monday through Saturday. The Cafe is closed on Sunday.

Curbside Service

The Cafe offers curbside service in the library parking lot. Please call for questions about the current menu and to order and pay ahead. Staff will deliver your order to you in the parking lot.


The Cafe serves an array of hot and cold coffees and teas, along with cold brew coffee. There are specialty Bistro Boxes under $5 with selections like chicken salad, fresh fruit, pretzels, hummus, fresh veggies, cheddar cheese, pita bread and daily special sweets under $3, like

  • Maple-bacon cupcakes with maple frosting
  • Peach pie slices
  • Plum meringue pie slices
  • Cake pops (chocolate and vanilla)
  • Chocolate chip, snickerdoodle, potato chip, gluten-free chocolate chip, and oatmeal cookies
  • Scones

All items are made from scratch in The Cafe kitchen.