Oak Park & River Forest Restaurants

Al's Grill

Longtime booth-&-counter diner serves American breakfast & lunch dishes.

1100 Madison St

 

Altiro Latin Fusion in Oak Park

Latin fusion in a one of a kind environment

107 N Oak Park Ave

 

Amerikas Restaurant

Nuevo Latino Restaurant

734 Lake St

 

Autre Monde Cafe & Spirits

Contemporary space serving seasonal Mediterranean dinner menu, artisanal wines & small-batch spirits.

6727 West Roosevelt Road

 

Avenue Ale House

Pub food served in a cavernous sports bar, an awesome rooftop patio & live music.

825 S Oak Park Ave

 

Barclay's American Grille

Relaxed sports bar serving seafood, chops & other classic entrees in a contemporary setting

1120 Pleasant St

 

Bar Louie

American Grill with martinis and microbrews in an upbeat environment. Happy house specials.

1122 Lake Street

 

Bodhi Thai Bistro

Neighborhood favorite serving a popular & secret menu of Thai favorites plus many vegan options.

6211 Roosevelt Rd

 

Bricks Wood Fired Pizza - Oak Park

Pizza baked in a traditional wood fired brick oven

128 N Oak Park Ave

 

Buzz Cafe

Quirky, kid-friendly coffeehouse serving organic comfort foods. Features local art & music.

905 S Lombard Ave

 

Caffe De Luca

Classic Italian/American dishes, plus weekend brunch.

7427 Madison St

 

Chicago's Home of Chicken & Waffles

Large portions of Soul food with down-home sides

543 Madison St

 

Citrine Café

Hip, warm bar and restaurant serving Mediterranean-inspired meals, Sunday brunch & outdoor seating.

100 S Oak Park Ave

 

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants

An upscale casual restaurant, tasting room, and wine bar complemented by an award-winning winery.

950 Lake StBoss Burrito

 

Cozy Corner Breakfast Boutique

Diner features sidewalk tables and a variety of breakfast favorites

138 N Marion St

 

Cucina Paradiso

Lively spot for small or large plates of updated Italian classics or thin-crust pizzas.

814 North Blvd

 

Delia's Kitchen

Cheery cafe serving homestyle breakfasts & lunches with gluten-free & vegetarian options.

1034 Lake St

 

District Kitchen & Tap

A wood-fired cooking joint with a tap room offers wood-fired pizza, sandwiches, salads, nachos and fried chicken legs.

220 Harrison St

 

Eastgate Cafe/Bistro

Sandwiches & light fare with coffee, beer & wine in a bistro setting with live music.

102 Harrison St

 

Edwardo's Natural Pizza

Outpost of the longtime casual pizza-parlor chain serving pies, pasta

6831 W North Ave

 

Francesca's Fiore

Trattoria ambiance features the zesty earthy cuisine of Rome and the surrounding areas of Tuscany, Umbria and Lazio.

7407 Madison St

 

Gaetano's Restaurant

Upscale eatery featuring creative Italian fare à la carte or tasting menu.

7636 Madison St

 

George's Family Restaurant

Diner vibe local favorite serving an extensive menu of breakfast foods, plus American fare & global options.

145 S Oak Park Ave

 

Geppetto's Pizza & Pasta

For over 25 years this Kid-friendly restaurant has served traditional Italian cuisine.

113 N Oak Park Ave

 

Grape Leaves Restaurant

Middle Eastern specialties abound in this mural-lined restaurant

129 S Oak Park Ave

 

Hecho en Oak Park

Homemade Taqueria in a colorful setting

1101, 1053 Lake St

 

Hemmingway's Bistro

Features classic French fare, an vast wine list and Sunday brunch buffet with live jazz.

 

Il Vicolo Trattoria

Classic Italian eatery with awesome outdoor dining. Specialties include housemade pastas and traditional pizza, seafood and meat entrees.

116 N Oak Park Ave

 

Jerusalem Cafe Restaurant

Casual counter-serve eatery offering authentic Middle Eastern food using the freshest ingredients plus smoothies & juices.

1030 Lake St

 

Jimmy's Place

Neighborhood staple offering homestyle Italian dishes. Has a full bar

7411 Madison St

 

Katy's Dumpling House

Pan-Asian place featuring dumplings and some exotic dishes.

1113 Lake StSubway Restaurants

 

Khyber Pass

Casual spot serving a large variety of Indian dishes (& a lunch buffet) in its clay oven.

1031 Lake St

 

La Bella Pasteria

Southern Italian restaurant & bar in a comfortable traditional setting

1103 South Blvd

 

Lake Street Kitchen + Bar

Farm-to-table fare, with craft beers and wines in a cozy spot.

1101 Lake St

 

La Notte Ristorante Italiano

Mouthwatering Italian food with a contemporary flair.

118 N Marion St

 

Léa French Street Food

French-Inspired cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner using locally sourced high-quality ingredients.

106 N Marion StChipotle Mexican Grill

 

Lola Tining's Cuisine

Oak Park’s only Filipino restaurant

1141 Garfield St

 

Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

Chicago-style deep-dish pizzas with butter crusts this Family-owned local chain hits the spot.

1038 Lake St

 

Luo's Peking House

Chinese-American food plus Cantonese & Mandarin specialties.

113 N Marion St

 

New Rebozo

Festive decor serving Mexican fare well known for their moles.

1116 Madison St

 

Madison Park Kitchen

Vibrant cafe serving lunchtime sandwiches and lots of egg dishes for breakfast.

7525 Madison St

 

Mama Thai

Traditional Thai favorites & vegetarian options in a cozy environment.

1112 Madison St

 

Mancini's Restaurant

Traditional Italian dishes, wine & gelato are served at this local favorite with outdoor seating.

1111 Lake St

 

Margaritas Oak Park

This longtime neighborhood favorite serves Mexican fare with guacamole made tableside & a weekday lunch buffet. They also offer assorted margaritas,

804 S Oak Park Ave

 

Maya Del Sol

Cool and lively favorite features Latin American eats, cleaver cocktails & terrific patio dining.

144 S Oak Park Ave

 

Munch

Great variety of vegetarian/vegan food & smoothies served in a cozy cafe setting with sidewalk seating. BYOB

104 N Marion St

Nando's PERi-PERi

Afro/Portuguese restaurant offers flame-grilled chicken in spicy chilli sauce.

1138 Lake St

 

Obsessed Kitchen and Bar

Using locally sourced ingredients to create globally inspired food. Seasonally changing menu sourcing the best ingredients.

800 S Oak Park Ave

 

O'Sullivan's Public House

Neighborhood bar with a heated beer garden, offering American food.

7244 Madison St

 

PapaSpiros Greek Taverna

Authentic Greek entrees are the specialty at this eatery with a warm ambiance & outdoor seating.

728 Lake St

 

Poke Burrito Oak Park

Combination of poke wrap in seaweed paper result is a roll that’s about the size of a burrito

1025 Lake St

 

Poor Phil's Bar and Grill

Casual sports bar features seafood & Cajun cooking plus craft beers and outdoor seating.

139 S Marion St

 

Q-BBQ

Cozy spot for BBQ using slow-cooked smoked meats & homemade sauces, classic side dishes & beer.

124 N Marion St

 

Robinson's No. 1 Ribs

BBQ slathered in the Robinson family’s sauce since 1982.

848 Madison St

 

Rustico

Spanish and Italian eatery featuring tapas, entrees & pizzas in a chic setting with full bar.

722 Lake St

 

Saigon Pho & Cafe

Pho is served at this relaxed Vietnamese spot with a contemporary interior.

726 Lake St

 

 

Salerno's Pizza of Oak Park

Casual small chain featuring Italian entrees, pastas and pizzas.

7128 W Roosevelt Rd

 

Scratch On Lake

All burgers are house-ground using prime cuts of brisket and chuck and served on locally sourced rolls prepared perfectly from Scratch.

1406, 733 Lake St

 

SEN Sushi Bar

Contemporary sushi bar serving traditional & creative rolls as well as sake & martinis.

814 S Oak Park Ave

 

Serenitea Tea Cafe and Boutique

Contemporary tearoom providing beverages, sandwiches, soups pastries

1046 Pleasant St

 

Skrine Chops

House-specialty pork chops plus steaks and sandwiches served in a rustic setting.

7230 Madison St

 

Starship Restaurant & Catering

Sandwich shop creating a range of subs plus soups and salads

7618 Madison St

 

Sushi House Oak Park

Japanese chain serves sushi, noodles, bento boxes in a stylish and traditional space.

1107 Lake St

 

The Heritage

Seasonal New American eatery in a tavern setting.

7403 W. Madison St

 

The Junction Diner The Train Restaurant

Burgers and wraps get delivered by a train in this kid-friendly space.

7401 Madison St

 

The Little Gem Cafe

French bistro classics served in a casual white-tablecloth space.

189 N Marion St

 

The Onion Roll

Local favorite deli with specialty sandwiches & a diner serving breakfast and lunch

6935 W North Ave

 

Trattoria 225

Family-friendly trattoria serving Italian fare, thin-crust pizzas & gelato in a rustic setting.

225 Harrison St

 

Two Brothers Social Tap

Perfect spot to grab a brew and eat a bite with bold flavors in comfy furnishings with friendly service. Award-winning craft beer

100 S Marion St

 

Winberie's Restaurant & Bar

In the Hemingway District this elegant café features great American cuisine, craft beer and wine.

151 N Oak Park Ave