Dinner

Enjoy the Best New Dinner Spot in Chicago’s Oak Lawn

Everyone loves dinner. It’s the perfect time to get out with friends, take your special someone out on the town or just grab some delicious grub. At South Side Social Neighborhood Kitchen & Tap, we’re bringing Southern comfort food to South Side Chicago. When you visit us at our new neighborhood dinner spot here in Oak Lawn, you’ll be treated to a relaxed atmosphere, quality beer, wine and cocktails as well as some of the best dinner options anywhere in South Side. To sample unique meals perfect for any palate, reserve your spot at South Side Social.

Mary C.

"Salmon with pineapple rice dinner – exceptional highly recommend it."

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Anna M

"South Side Social has an amazing selection of unique foods and drinks as well as the best Chicago classics. It has that local neighborhood vibe […]"

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John S.

"Great Bar!!! So many bourbon options! And even more craft beers! They brew their own South Side Beer called S Cubed- great with any food! […]"

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Cory B

"Fantastic dining option in Oak Lawn! Tried several items off the menu and everything was delicious! Stylish interior · Creative cuisine · Great food · Classic cocktails · Fine dining ·Chic décor · Cosy atmosphere · Hip atmosphere · Large […]"

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Soups

Soup of the Day

Gazpacho Verde GF*
with Shrimp Salad

Chili

 

Salads

Add Chicken, Shrimp, or Salmon to any salad

Chicago Style Chopped Salad  Veg* GF*
Al Capone’s Favorite – Lettuce, Tomato, Cucumber, Radicchio, Homemade Apple Cider Vinaigrette

Spring Salad Veg*
Boston Lettuce, Arugula, Blueberries, Strawberries, Red Onion, Watermelon Radish, Poppy-seed Vinaigrette

Lobster & Buratta Salad
Arugula, Blistered Heirloom Tomatoes, Basil Oil

Little Gem Caesar Salad Veg*
Romaine Hearts, Parmesan, Crouton

Devilish Eggs GF*
Neuski’s Candied Pepper Bacon

Calamari
Classic with Vodka sauce

Crispy Charred Brussels Sprouts  GF*, Veg*
Honey-Lime Siracha

Ricotta Veg*
Olive Oil, Herbs, Truffle Honey, Crouton

Homemade Hand Pies (2)
Choice of: Pizza Puff, Chili Cheese, or Spiced Veggie (Veg*)

Neighborhood Favorites

Wings  GF*
BBQ, Asian Zing, or Buffalo

Sliders
Crispy Chicken, Whitefish, or Local Porter Braised Pot Roast

Brisket Nachos
Beer Cheese, Jalapeno Crema, Giardiniera, Spiced Tortilla chips

Buffalo Shrimp

Lightly Breaded, Tossed in Buffalo Sauce

Flatbreads

Italian Sausage & Onion

Summer Vegetable Veg*
with Whipped Ricotta

Handhelds

Served with Fries

The Best Club
Ham, Turkey, Bacon, Swiss & Cheddar, Lettuce, Tomato

Reuben
House Braised Corned Beef, Swiss Cheese, Sauerkraut, served with Russian Dressing on Grilled Pumpernickel

Best Burger in the Neighborhood
Angus Beef, Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Pickle

Italian Beef
with Giardiniera and Sweet Peppers

Signature Burger
Angus Beef, Crispy Leek Haystack, Grilled Pork Belly, Gooey Pub Cheese Sauce

South Side Fried Chicken Sandwich
Biscuit Roll, Tabasco Honey

Fat Freddy
Local Italian Sausage, Garlic Toast, Sweet Peppers, Vodka Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese

Vegetarian “Burger” Veg*
Seared Cheese, Soft Fold Bread, Sriracha Mayo, Pickled Onion, Fried Bell Pepper

Lobster Salad
on Toasted Brioche Bun

Larger Plates

Tomahawk Pork Chop
Mashed Potatoes, Bourbon Peach Glaze, Grilled Vegetables

Filet of Beef GF*
Roasted Asparagus, Au Gratin Potatoes – 6 Oz or 10 Oz

Grilled Skirt Steak
Smoked Gouda Mashed Potatoes, Grilled Veggies, Chimichurri  GF*

Grilled Meatloaf
Mashed Potatoes, Grilled Summer Veggies, Shiitake Mushroom Glaze

Roasted Half Chicken GF*
Braised Vidalia Onions, Roasted Garlic Bulb

Southside Fried Chicken
with Gouda Mash, Grilled Summer Veggies

Wild Pacific Salmon
Sweet Corn Bisque, Chives, Crab Salad

Wild Caught Halibut   GF*
Spring Pea Risotto, Heirloom Tomato and Basil Ragout, Preserved Lemons  

Spring Pea & Spinach Ravioli  Veg*
Garlic and Lemon Oil

Unforgettable Dinner Options

From start to finish, you’ll love dining out at South Side Social. We give our guests the best experience by combining a comfortable, neighborhood feel with incredible chef-crafted creations. Each dish takes its inspiration from traditional Southern comfort food with a Midwest twist you’re sure to enjoy. Our team sources ingredients locally to provide you with fresh produce and locally raised chops and steaks.

Start your meal off with a fresh salad or a hearty soup. Our Gazpacho Verde is perfect for those hot Chicago nights. Our dinner menu also features delectable Shareables, Flatbreads and Handhelds. However, if you want to know what the food at South Side Social is all about, be sure to try one of our New Traditions. Each of these entrees is more delicious than the last, like our South Side Fried Chicken with gouda mash or our Spring Pea & Spinach Ravioli.

Coming with a large group? That’s not a problem. Our unique “Social Style” menu for groups will allow you to sample a wide variety of dishes with friends, which will make dining out the perfect social occasion.

Make Your Dinner Reservation at Oak Lawn’s South Side Social

Whether you’re an Oak Lawn local looking for a great neighborhood eatery or a guest flying into Chicago Midway Airport, South Side Social is the place you want to be when it’s time for dinner. Our location in the newly renovated Oak Lawn Hilton Hotel puts us smack dab in the middle of the busiest intersection in Illinois, giving you a prime dinner location no matter what you have planned for the evening.

If you’re looking for upscale dining for your next date or a comfortable place to hang with friends, call us at 708-229-8888 to make your dinner reservation at South Side Social.

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