Preview Chicago Presents The Best Soul Food in Chicago
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You can ask for cheese on your home fries and it is AMAZING!!
Wishbone’s mascot Dolly is the owner’s actual childhood dog. Stop by for fast-service brunch, but also don’t forget to try their signature shrimp & grits, blackened catfish, or smoked beef brisket.
the corn cakes are a brunch must
Fried green tomato benedict is awesome (weekend brunch only)! I get it with ham. Love the hollandaise!
The portions here are HUGE! Come hungry…and bring cash!
For Southern comfort food like pulled pork and fried catfish, this casual restaurant is your low-key place. Nightly specials include Chicken & Sausage Gumbo and Pork Chop Night. Read more.
Awesome brunch, shrimp ‘n grits. ‘nough said.
The Boarding House lunch (with juicy fried chicken) and hearty brunch platters have given Big Jones new life. [Eater 38 Member]
Housemade lard biscuits come topped with poached eggs and a distinctive cured-and smoked-in-house ham, simmered in Kilgus Farmstead cream and cut into thick slices. Read more.
You must try the mac & cheese side dish -OMG-level amazing. You can thank me later. Oh and the specialty cocktails are pretty rad too.
Try the fried chicken and waffles from our 100 Best list: The chance to eat Art Smith’s incomparable fried chicken from the dinner menu, for breakfast—smothered with Burton’s maple syrup.
A festive, one-of-a-kind Chicago experience, best for less formal celebrations & putting clients at ease. Goat cheese & bacon enrich a fried green tomato Napoleon w/ sun-dried tomato & olive tampenade Read more.
Nice bar staff. The mac & cheese and jambalaya are excellent.
Shrimp grits & whiskey
This is perfectly salted, crunchy, juicy, chicken at its best, and paired with the waffles, you’ve got a combination of food that’s just plain good.
Popular with locals and visitors, Chicago’s Home of Chicken & Waffles serves soul food up in a stylish dining room.Read more.
The food and service great during my visit. A must try place to eat.
Great fried green tomatoes blt and catfish tacos. Yummy!
Cozy, inviting interior with exceptional, attentive staff. The food is ridiculous good; don’t let the size food you, you WILL be full. Absolutely try Luella’s. 10/10 for me.
Pancakes, French toast, shrimp and grits, pork belly eggs Benedict
Catfish and rice dinner the best. Light, tasty. Hats off to the chef here!
Just a little slow but worth the wait !!!
Sweet potato pancakes, catfish, gumbo, philly chicken sandwich are all worth the trip from the burbs!
Spicy chicken on Biscuits with Cheddar and pickles. Ridiculously amazing.
When they’re close by get there quick, you don’t want to miss the biscuits and they can run out fast.
Amazing fried chicken biscuit.
Go with a party of 6 or more and have their fried chicken dinner. The chicken and biscuits are amazing and their staff is fun and helpful.
It’s the rooftop deck (covered in a tent in chillier months) and alfresco patio that steal the show at this Wicker Park bar and restaurant. Read more.
Thought you’d want to know: The Southern has been nominated for Best New Pub Grub in Time Out Chicago’s 2011 Eat Out Awards. Vote now! Read more.
I tried the Catfish, chicken with greens and corn and it was good. They have private parking available and the restaurant is clean. Definitively will come back.
Be ready for…The I-tis
I’m in love with the greens and Mac and cheese!!!
the fresh spinach omelette is very good, pancakes are yummy & just an overall great atmosphere!
Love them cheese grits!
Food is amazing, lots of naturally gluten free options.
Great server, felt like we were with family. New Orleans breakfast was delicious. Excellent fried chicken and sides. Order eggs with cheese – without cheese they’re bland. Delicious peach cobbler.
Why settle for a “Taste” when you could have it ALL? We’re serving Chicago’s favorite lunch buffet and breakfast all day, in our cool, comfy dining room – topped off with friendly service.
Jumbo wings and two sides! Plus corny cornbread
The catfish, macaroni and cheese, yams, collard greens, and banana pudding are my favorite dinner ever! Full bar, and a beautiful atmosphere make this my favorite soul food spot in Chicagoland.
Like dinner with the fam…
1 entree, 3 sides, dessert, and a drink for $12.99. They alright with me!
Everything delicious but the greens was seasoned very well went great with my smothered pork chops!
Serving authentic Southern-style soul food, Morrison’s is known for their sizeable portions of comfort food staples from barbeque chicken and meatloaf to ham hocks and rib tips. Read more.
Overrated…. Ive had better soul food.
Ruby’s didn’t Make the list but we love the photo.