Area Dining

Home-Style Southern Cooking 1) Pearl’s Place offers a unique experience, combining delicious home-style foods with the service and attention of a fine-dining restaurant. We offer the best, freshly-prepared breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets in town, featuring southern soul food selections prepared and served by our professional and accredited chefs.
Located in the same building as The Amber Inn. Please contact them for any special occasions, requests or information at (773) 285-1700

Truth Italian Restaurant2) Truth Italian Restaurant was built on Founder Peytyn Willborn’s vision which included a “world class kitchen that produced five star Italian Cuisine for everyday people.” Her vision was to also bring this elegantly designed establishment with great service to the Southside of Chicago. She has managed to bring this full vision to fruition with Truth Italian Restaurant located in the heart of Bronzeville. Located across the street from The Amber Inn at 56 E Pershing Road.  (312) 715-8796

Chicago's Chicken & Waffles
3) Chicago’s Chicken & Waffles, all of our food is prepared with the freshest ingredients. We offer a generous menu selection consisting of fried chicken, southern fried catfish and grits, omelettes, grilled salmon, lemon pepper grilled catfish, peach cobbler, sweet potato pie and of course, our famous waffles, just to name a few. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served all day and you can even. Please join us for a truly unforgettable dining experience!  Located at 3947 S King Drive. (773) 536-3300  

Big Baba's Famous Steak & Lemonade

4) Big Baba’s Steak and Lemonade, you won’t be able to get enough of our burgers, fish, and other traditional menu favorites!  Located at 328 E Pershing Road.  (773) 855-2010

Mariano's Fresh Market5)  Mariano’s is unlike any other store. See for yourself how we bring you the freshest high-quality foods from just about everywhere in the world…be it kosher bagels from down the street, or mozzarella from Caserta, Italy. And we created a neighborhood shopping environment filled with amenities like an Italian coffee shop serving authentic gelato, a wood-fired pizza oven, and sit down sushi bar; not to mention a full-service pharmacy. All at prices so compelling, that our Shop well. Eat well. Live well. philosophy can become yours too.  Located at 3857 South Dr. Martin Luther King Drive.  (773) 268-2839