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Wicker Park

At Healthy Substance Cantina in Wicker Park, we're taking Mexican cuisine to new heights. Situated on Milwaukee Avenue, we unite time-honored tastes with a vegan commitment: outstanding flavor without any harm. Our dishes, as well as our drinks crafted from real fruit juice, pay homage to Mexico's culinary treasures, but with a contemporary, compassionate spin. Through 'Operation: Save the Animals,' tradition meets purpose, ensuring every bite and sip contributes to a kinder world.

1480 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago IL

Our Story

Our adventure at Healthy Substance Cantina began with a vision: to infuse the richness of Mexican cooking with vegan principles. We've transformed beloved Mexican classics into vegan delights, always prioritizing authenticity. Beyond the food, our drink offerings made from genuine fruit juices offer a refreshing taste of tradition and innovation. Every purchase, be it a meal or a drink, supports our unwavering dedication to both culinary excellence and animal welfare.

What We Stand For

Healthy Substance Cantina is more than a culinary destination—it's a movement. Nestled in the vibrant heart of Wicker Park, we're building a community anchored in shared values and flavors. With every sale, we're not just serving up deliciousness, but also furthering our mission, 'Operation: Save the Animals.' Our goal is clear: to provide a dining and drinking experience where tradition, taste, and ethics converge. Whether you're savoring our vegan dishes or enjoying our fruit-based drinks, you're joining us in making a difference.

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