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810 Dempster St, Evanston, IL 60202-1342
+1 847-869-4396
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“bread” (22 reviews)
“pastry” (4 reviews)
“scones” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe
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810 Dempster St, Evanston, IL 60202-1342
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Super excited to go there today after hearing much about it. Sure it's expensive but was supposed to high quality & healthy. Sadly at only 2pm, most stuff was sold out already including all butter, most breads and baked goods. Only croissants, some brioche, few...More

Thank Justsaygrace
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Delicious little Hewn is a wonderful addition to the bakery scene in Evanston. This grab and go counter does offer a few tables and in nice weather outdoor seating on Dempster Street. Tucked into the shopping area at Dempster and Chicago, Hewn's crusty, handcrafted breads...More

Thank Carehb
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

My family has been going to Hewn for a year or so. The bread is excellent but a bit pricey. Unfortunately today, my wife was so exasperated after she tried to buy a simple beget on the way to work. The bread was not out...More

Thank M S
Reviewed 2 August 2017

How do you describe Hewn? There is no way to do it. The Bread, the Bakery is just special. It is more than a bakery it is like you walked into someone's kitchen while they were baking. The Breads are incredible! The scones and muffins...More

Thank Marge G
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Although it is a bit pricey, Hewn's delicious loaves have spoiled us for all others. There is a pleasant outdoor seating area if you can't wait to get home to sample your treats.

Thank BRSH
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I stopped at Hewn in Evanston. It is one of those amazing places that speaks to the soul. Wonderful breads baked fresh, delightful pastries, rolls, muffins. And a full-service coffee bar. I ordered a macchiato with two gourères, a savory choux pastry. Both were superb,...More

Thank Pucela08
Reviewed 13 December 2016

The reason God created bakeries. Hewn beats just about every other bakery around. Breads, scones and muffins; oh my! Organic ingredients plus unique recipes make for an unbelievable and irresistible combination for any carb-lover!

Thank PolicyNerd
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I love this place. I buy the whole wheat seeded (sliced) once a week. It's perfect for a family of three. We don't each much bread, but a slice hits the spot! I love this bread with some mashed avocado on top. Heaven! Oh and...More

Thank Julianna312
Reviewed 22 July 2016

The just expanded Hewn Bread Co. is not to be missed. I just had the best cranberry, walnut bread, ever, Lots to discover here

Thank jeannem80
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I don't typically eat a lot of bread as I don't like all the additives, however, I will eat bread from Hewn any day. There products are high quality, fresh and delicious. The pastries are out of this world. I also like the fact that...More

Thank OleColorado2014
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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  • Address: 810 Dempster St, Evanston, IL 60202-1342
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-869-4396
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