beat out more than a dozen other Evanston cafes to win the honor of best coffee shop in town in our Readers' Choice poll.
Among the 75 people who voted, 37, or 49 percent, rated Brothers K as their top choice.
"Several years ago a friend of mine and I started meeting at Brothers K Sunday mornings when it opened to play cards and relax," commented reader Mr. D. "Now there are several of us that meet up every Sunday morning when it opens and we play cards until noon. Some member of our group come in from Highland Park, Des Plaines, and Mt. Prospect, but we have never thought about changing venues. Brothers K is that good!"
Reader Ron Mills said Brothers K had won his heart, too.
"Peet's can maybe boast the best coffee in the whole country, but in this town there's no better coffee shop than Brothers K," he commented. "It makes my neighborhood."
Rounding out the top five were , , and the .