Café and Playground Announcements – Evanston

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*The Little Beans Evanston half court GYM area only will be closed on all weekday mornings from 8:30am-11:30am (Mon-Fri) for classes. The ninja course, game room, Little Beans and all other areas of the facility will remain open for drop in play as normal during classes.
*The Little Beans play area is designed for kids 0-6 years and is open 8:30am-7pm Monday-Friday and 8:30am-3pm on Saturday and Sundays.

*The Big Beans Ninja Obstacle Course is designed for kids 4-12 years and is open Monday-Friday from 8:30-7pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 8:30am-3:00pm. A parent must accompany any child under 5 at all times. Depending on the number of kids who just want to play in the foam pit, the zip line may be closed or will run on and off every 30 minutes. After 3:00 during the weeks and during all weekend hours, no child under 4 will be allowed on the course. This is for the safety of younger kids and to allow the age appropriate kids the chance to enjoy the course as it was designed. During busy times, kids may be pulled off the course to allow staff to run it structured with 2 people helping kids complete the course, just a few kids at a time. Kids not on the course will wait in a line for their turn.

*Karaoke room hours are Tuesdays from 10am-12pm, Wednesdays from 10am-12pm, Thursdays from 4-6pm, Fridays from 10am-12pm and 4-6pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-12pm.
Socks MUST be worn in the Little Beans play area and gym shoes or socks are required in the Big Beans obstacle course and gym. No snow boots or dress shoes are permitted.


Little Beans Café and Big Beans Family Activity Center is an imaginative playspace and recreational center for kids 0-12 years. We offer open drop-in play for kids 0-6 years in Little Beans and for kids 4-12 years in Big Beans. More information on hours and rules for the play areas is below.

We also offer drop in play and scheduled activities in our half court gym, classes, events, camps, birthday parties and more. The Little Beans Café is a warm space for families to gather and enjoy delicious yet healthy food and drink options. At Little Beans, kids have the freedom to play, learn, imagine and create in our custom interactive indoor playgrounds. We are truly a destination that is fun for the whole family.

Please note that parents must stay on the premises while the kids are in the playspace and that socks are required and will be sold at our coffee bar should you forget.

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Dine at Tasty Cafe With Fun Indoor Playground in Evanston

Little Beans Cafe in Evanston provides a unique experience for both parents and children who get to be in a fun indoor playground. When it comes to having great breakfast and lunch food while letting children have a chance to play in the most fun indoor playground in Evanston, Little Beans Cafe proves to be the best.

Let Your Kids Enjoy the Indoor Playground in Evanston

Children adore coming to Little Beans Cafe because they get to play around in fun areas, like the Little Beans Village for children up to six years old. This is a fun little “world” for children to use their imagination and play in. Big Beans is another play area designated for children from five years old to twelve years old. This is a special obstacle play area with a foam pit, towers, slides, and more! Kids are sure to love it here. Not only is there an exciting indoor playground at Little Beans Cafe in Evanston, but there are also classrooms for children and parents. From music classes to dance classes and kids yoga classes, Little Beans Cafe offers a fun, entertaining environment.

Why You’ll Love Little Beans Cafe in Evanston

You won’t be able to help but fall in love with Little Beans Cafe in Evanston. With the unique classes offered, the fun indoor playground area for kids, and best breakfast food menu offered in the city, you are sure to want to regularly return to this exciting Little Beans Cafe location in Evanston.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday



8:30am – 3:00pm


8:30am – 3:00pm

Drive thru hours

8:00am-7:00pm weekdays and weekends
*Little Beans is closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years and July 4th

Space available for birthday parties and special events on Friday nights, Saturdays and Sundays from 3pm-7pm.

*Karaoke room hours are Tuesdays from 10am-12pm, Wednesdays from 10am-12pm, Thursdays from 4-6pm, Fridays from 10am-12pm and 4-6pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-12pm.

Socks MUST be worn in the Little Beans play area (adults and kids) and gym shoes are recommended in the Big Beans obstacle course and gym.


Daily Pass:

(Discounted to $10 after 5:30pm Mon-Fri)

First Sibling:

(Discounted to $8 after 5:30pm Mon-Fri)

Additional Siblings:

(Discounted to $6 after 5:30pm Mon-Fri)

5-Visit Pass:

($50 / first sibling; $30 / additional siblings)

10-Visit Pass:

($80 / first sibling; $60 / additional siblings)

Monthly Membership 1:

($60/additional sibling)
*One Month or Month to Month

Monthly Membership 2:

($45/additional sibling)
*Auto-Renewal (6 months+ commitment)

Yearly Membership:

($400/additional sibling)

*Mondays are $7 per child. School holidays are not included in our half price Mondays. Regular rates will apply on school holidays such as MLK day, Presidents day, Memorial Day, Christmas break weeks and Spring Break.

Rates apply to crawlers and over. Younger infants are free with adult beverage purchase. Adults are free with children.