Alchemy Coffee House 416 Linden Ave, Wilmette, IL60091 The beans are roasted and scones are baked onsite, a welcome anomaly in today's carbon-coffee world. Just steps from the…More Linden purple line, this cafe has an extremely loyal following. One sip of their daily brew should be explanation enough. Enjoy the outdoor seating in the warmer months.
Maple Park 398 Maple Ave, Wilmette, IL60091 Maple Park, on Maple Ave., is within walking distance of the Linden Purple Line station. It is a kid's playground that…More transforms into an outdoor ice skating rink in the winter months. It also provides tennis and basketball courts facilities. Maple Park has been serving the community since 1949. Instead of driving, visitors can leave their cars at home and take the CTA to Maple Park.
The Comix Gallery 405 Linden Ave, Wilmette, IL60091 Just a half-block walk from the Linden stop on the Purple Line is a comic-book lover's dream, the Comix Gallery. The…More shop specializes in Marvel and DC Comics, but you'll also find a wide selection of graphic novels, posters, t-shirts and collectible action figures here. With new releases every Tuesday and vintage comics to ogle over, it's easy to waste an hour or so browsing through the titles.
Linden True Value Hardware 411 Linden Ave, Wilmette, IL60091 Linden True Value, a home repair and renovation shop, is a local handyman's favorite. This historic building has been…More standing for nearly 100 years and is absolutely crammed floor-to-ceiling with paints, garden supplies and fixtures. The small-town-friendly staff will get you the correct supplies for your job along with an earful of advice. Very close proximity to the Linden purple line station makes this location very attractive for CTA passengers.