El Metro Cantina



Established in 2014

El Metro is the sister restaurant of Gaudi Cafe in West Town, Chicago, Il. El Metro's focus is on fast, fresh, affordable homestyle Mexico City street food. The name of the restaurant is a homage to the many vendors selling deliciously unique, fresh street food inside the transit systems in Mexico City.


Meet the Business Owners



Betty & Veronica (The sweet sisters)

Experience authentic Mexican City food. Well known for their unique traditional stews, cantina drinks, including local and Mexican beers, margaritas and Mezcales. Decor inspired by the urban Mexican transportation system, food inspired by the top chefs of Mexico City! (las abuelitas)

Sisters Betty and Veronica have nearly 10 years of experience bringing their hometown Mexico City cuisine to Chicago. First with Gaudí Café in 2009 and El Metro in 2014...