Lori’s Diner Under New Ownership in Downtown Kankakee with Expanded Hours


Lori’s Diner Under New Ownership in Downtown Kankakee with Expanded Hours


October 16, 2020

KANKAKEE, IL- (October 16, 2020) – In the midst of uncertain times, long-time staple of downtown breakfast and lunch, Lori’s Diner restaurant, is now under new ownership. Miguel Puebla has been a cook at Lori’s for 13 years and his passion for the restaurant does not go unnoticed. You can find more information on their Facebook page with updates on specials, hours, and more here: https://www.facebook.com/mikymiguelpa.


Miguel kept signature items on Lori’s menu which most customers have known for several years, but he also added many new items. Miguel stated he loves to try new specials such as their Mexican/American inspired Toluca Burger. They now have new dinner specials with later hours on the weekend.


Lori’s business hours are:
Monday – Thursday: 6:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Friday – 6:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday – 6:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday – Closed


"The City of Kankakee and region will benefit from having another option for dinner; particularly in the downtown area. Lori's has a great reputation for breakfast and I look forward to the creations Miguel will bring as he expands his menu," said Mayor Wells-Armstrong. 


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About the Economic and Community Development Agency (ECDA):

The Kankakee Economic and Community Development (ECDA) is a local government agency whose mission is to improve the lives of Kankakee residents and enhance the economic vitality of communities through housing, economic development and community development. The ECDA administers programs that serve the neighborhoods and residents of the City of Kankakee provided by federal, state and local funding. For more information, contact ECDA at 815-933-0506, Monday – Friday between 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visit our website at https://ecda.citykankakee-il.gov/.


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