Enjoy a Convenient and Tasty Lunch at South Side Social in Oak Lawn

Life in Chicago is hectic. With all the hustle and bustle, it’s easy for your lunch break to get lost in the busyness. At locally-owned South Side Social Neighborhood Kitchen & Tap, we want to make sure you have a convenient place to enjoy a delicious chef-crafted lunch menu. Located in the Oak Lawn Hilton Hotel, our neighborhood restaurant is the perfect place to drop in during your workday. Bring your co-workers to South Side Social to enjoy the best new lunch spot in Chicago’s South Side.

Mary C.

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


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 […]"


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! […]"


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 […]"



Soup of the Day

Gazpacho Verde GF*, Veg*
with Crab Salad




Add Chicken, Shrimp, or Salmon to any salad

Chicago Style Chopped Salad  Veg* GF*
Al Capone’s Favorite – Lettuce, Tomato, Cucumber, Radicchio, Blue Cheese Crumbles, 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

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

Whitefish or Local Porter House Braised Pot Roast

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

Buffalo Shrimp
Lightly Breaded, Tossed in Buffalo Sauce


Italian Sausage & Onion

Summer Vegetable Veg*
with Whipped Ricotta


Served with Fries

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

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
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

Sample South Side Lunch Favorites With Southern Comfort Flair

Each dish on our lunch menu at South Side Social is an upscale take on classic Southern comfort foods. Whether you’re looking for a light snack to get you through the day or a hearty meal to amp up your energy, we have a variety of delectable offerings that pay homage to our Midwestern roots.

Start your meal with one of our Shareables, like our Devilish Eggs with Nueske’s candied pepper bacon. Then, dive head-first into our lunch menu options. Salads are a great go-to lunch selection, including the Lobster & Burrata Salad or the Chicago Style Chopped Salad. Our Handhelds are also a local lunch favorite, such as our Fat Freddy prepared with local Italian sausage or the Best Burger in the Neighborhood.

Need something a little more hearty? Sample one of our South Side New Traditions, like our Grilled Meatloaf with a shiitake mushroom glaze. Be sure to take advantage of our lunch specials when you visit our Oak Lawn lunch spot to ensure you get the most bang for your buck.

Join Us at South Side Chicago’s Best New Lunch Spot

Whether you’re an out-of-towner flying into Chicago’s Midway Airport or a local looking for a convenient lunch spot near the Oak Lawn Metra Station, be sure to plan your visit to South Side Social. We’re a new lunch spot with a relaxed, old neighborhood feel. Locals and visitors alike will enjoy the inviting atmosphere where they can sit back and enjoy a delicious lunch during their busy workday.

Call 708-229-8888 to reserve your table.

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