20 Best Southern Restaurants In Chicago, IL

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Big Jones is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 5347 North Clark Street. This restaurant serves fried artichoke, sea island pea falafel salad, boudin rouge, lamb neck rillettes, fried chicken, roasted spring mushrooms, and toasted pimiento cheese. They also serve popovers, gumbo ya-ya, eggs new orleans, smoked and smothered pork shoulder, shrimp and grits, house cured & smoked bacon...
5347 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL, 60640
Rank
1
189 votes
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0.0
The Roost Carolina Kitchen is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1467 East Irving Park Road. This restaurant serves the ali, hillbilly tacos meal, the stevie, creamy mac and cheese, hand cut potato chips, nashville hot chicken sandwich meal, and cucumber coleslaw. They also serve original fried chicken sandwich, egg and cheddar, chicken tender meal, the rheney, the brittany, peach...
1467 East Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL, 60613
Rank
2
43 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Sweet Maple Cafe is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1339 West Taylor Street. This restaurant serves 1/2 sandwich and a simple salad, brandons carrot cake, a simple salad, a fancy salad, isaiahs tuna salad, grilled portabella mushroom, and cafe blt. They also serve grilled cheese,...
1339 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL, 60607
Rank
3
82 votes
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0.0
Feed is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 2803 West Chicago Avenue. This restaurant serves fried catfish, chicken fried steak, cheddar or feta omelet, sausage patties, whole chicken, biscuits and sausage gravy, and caesar salad. They also serve french toast, bone in ham, 2 eggs, 1/2...
2803 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60622
Rank
4
89 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Mother Cluckers Kitchen is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 5200 North Elston Avenue. They are open every day except Tuesday. Broaster Pressure Fryers use a sealed, pressurized environment, like a pressure cooker, in which foods are cooked in Canola oil. The pressure seals in foods’...
5200 North Elston Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60630
Rank
5
15 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Soul Vegetarian East is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 203 East 75th Street. This restaurant serves stir fried steak, stir fried tofu, down home greens, corn bread, chef's soup of the day, any side order, and tofu salad. They also serve brown rice, stir fried vegetables, garden salad, carrot supreme, noodle stir kai, battered cauliflower, and tofu salad sandwich. They are open...
203 East 75th Street, Chicago, IL, 60619
Rank
6
41 votes
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0.0
Dove's Luncheonette is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1545 North Damen Avenue. They are open every day of the week. Dove's Lunchonette is a Chicago restaurant focusing on southern-inspired Mexican cuisine.Dove's Lunchonette is a Chicago restaurant focusing on southern-inspired Mexican cuisine. Set to the sounds of 1960s and 70s Chicago soul and blues, Dove’s Luncheonette offers...
1545 North Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60622
Rank
7
30 votes
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0.0
The Southern is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1840 West North Avenue. This restaurant serves heirloom tomato salad, chicken wings, cheese plate, cole slaw, shrimp & grits, grits, and fruit. They also serve crispy chicken skin, macaroni & cheese, toast, fried chicken benedict, southern toast, pork hash, and french toast. They are open every day of the week. Taking its cue from the...
1840 West North Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60622
Rank
8
116 votes
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0.0
Wishbone is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1001 West Washington Boulevard. This restaurant serves country style scrambled eggs, asheville salad, north carolina style crab cakes, and smoked beef brisket sandwich. They are open every day of the week. Wishbone Catering provides full-service catering for any occasion ranging from backyard BBQ's to weddings at Promontory point. We are...
1001 West Washington Boulevard, Chicago, IL, 60607
Rank
9
102 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Lillie's Q is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1856 West North Avenue. This restaurant serves banana pudding, fried pickles, green beans, oysters, hot link sandwich, tri-tip, and hot link. They also serve pulled chicken, quarter chicken, stone ground grits, shortcake, pimento cheese, chicken n dumplins, and mac & cheese. They are open every day of the week.
1856 West North Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60622
Rank
10
152 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Chicago's Home of Chicken & Waffles is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 3947 South King Drive. This restaurant serves 50 grilled catfish fillets, carl & bren's best, evelyn's eggstasy, chatman's chocolate chip waffle a la mode, tessie's home fries with gravy, tif n' ashley's, and the saint & carol. They also serve cheese grits, janice's sizzlin' salmon salad, 100 grilled catfish...
3947 South King Drive, Chicago, IL, 60653
Rank
11
68 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Pearl's Southern Comfort is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 5352 North Broadway. They are open every day of the week. "For reasons of optimism, consider its pedigree. Its chef is Dan Finelli, who comes from the fine-dining world via Sixteen and Sepia. Jonathan Zaragoza, the talented young chef formerly of Masa Azul, is on board. And Pearl's owner, Danny Beck, is the man behind...
5352 North Broadway, Chicago, IL, 60640
Rank
12
13 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Heaven on Seven is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 111 North Wabash Avenue. This restaurant serves gumbo (bowl) and jalapeño cheddar corn muffin. They are open every day except Sunday. Third generation restaurateurs Jimmy and George Bannos were born and raised in the restaurant business. Both sets of grandparents owned restaurants, so it followed that their parents would enter the...
111 North Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60602
Rank
13
41 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Stanley's Kitchen & Tap is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1970 North Lincoln Avenue. They are open every day except Monday and Tuesday.
1970 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60614
Rank
14
73 votes
Sponsor
0.0
The Angry Crab is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 5665 North Lincoln Avenue. They are open every day of the week. Here's a few things the captain would like to inform you prior to boarding the ship.Some items are cooked to order and may be served raw or undercooked. Consumption of raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase the risk of food-borne...
5665 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60659
Rank
15
6 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Carriage House is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1700 West Division Street. They are open every day except Monday.
1700 West Division Street, Chicago, IL, 60622
Rank
16
75 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Luella's Southern Kitchen is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 4609 North Lincoln Avenue. They are open every day of the week.
4609 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60625
Rank
17
22 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Jerry's is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 5419 North Clark Street. They are open every day of the week. Jerry’s offers a Bumsteadian lineup of well over 100 sandwiches, including named creations, warm sandwiches, burgers, hickory-smoked stuff, and rotating collection of specials. In addition, we allow customers “in the know” to create their own sandwiches by mixing and matching....
5419 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL, 60640
Rank
18
53 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Pearl's Place is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 3901 South Michigan Avenue. This restaurant serves sandwiches, pancakes, french toast, chocolate chip pancakes, mashed potatoes, layer cake, and egg breakfast. They also serve pearl’s breakfast, baked macaroni and cheese, collard greens, smothered cabbage, chicago breakfast, down south breakfast, and homestyle breakfast. They are...
3901 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60653
Rank
19
20 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 700 East Grand Avenue. This restaurant serves dumb luck coconut shrimp, bubbas far out dip, accidental fish & shrimp, forrests seafood feast, chicken cordon bleu sandwich, run across america sampler, and old fashioned new england clam chowder. They also serve house or caesar salad, skewer of shrimp, mamas best strawberry...
700 East Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60611
Rank
20
42 votes
Sponsor
0.0