Cafe Tola

The sign for Cafe Tola hangs outside Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

The sign for Cafe Tola hangs outside Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Rope vieja empanadas are on the menu at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Rope vieja empanadas are on the menu at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Coffee cups at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Coffee cups at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Black bean soup is on the menu at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Black bean soup is on the menu at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A customer has lunch at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A customer has lunch at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Clockwise from left, pork, chorizo and egg, spinach ricotta and rope vieja empanadas are on the menu at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)  at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Clockwise from left, pork, chorizo and egg, spinach ricotta and rope vieja empanadas are on the menu at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)  at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A clock hangs on the wall at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A clock hangs on the wall at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Pork, chorizo and egg empanadas are on the menu at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Pork, chorizo and egg empanadas are on the menu at Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Murals are painted on the outside of Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Murals are painted on the outside of Cafe Tola Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A few photos from a fun little shoot at Cafe Tola Lonchería in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago. The place is small but very colorful with some great murals on the outside. I ended up taking some empanadas home for lunch. Highly recommend.