Hot Holiday Meals in the Chicago Southland
By Dylan Polk published November 27, 2022
Be it a lack of time, resources, or know-how, sometimes preparing a home-cooked meal for the holidays isn’t always a viable option. However, just because you aren’t up to cooking a holiday meal doesn’t mean you shouldn’t get to enjoy one. For such cases, many local restaurants around Chicago Southland proudly offer special, holiday menus or carry-out options to spread a little holiday cheer.
So, don’t worry if you can’t roast a bird or a ham in the oven yourself — the locally owned eateries around the Southland can ensure you have that mouthwatering, picture-perfect holiday meal no matter what. Check out some of the holiday specials in the Chicago Southland!
Chicago Gaelic Park
Celebrate and enjoy a tasty meal with friends and colleagues at Chicago Gaelic Park! The annual Mingle & Jingle Small Office Christmas Party invites co-workers from across the Southland to enjoy a night of holiday fun along with a delicious buffet dinner and a four-hour open bar.
Country House Restaurant
Have a feast catered directly to you throughout the holiday season! Country House Restaurant will feature a special holiday catering menu with a choice of two meats — including turkey, ham, BBQ pulled pork and more — plus sides and desserts for a minimum of 15 people. Cost is $25.95 per person for groups of 15-25 and $24.95 per person for groups of more than 25. All Christmas Eve orders must be placed by Dec. 21 and picked up by 3 p.m. Dec. 24.
DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Alsip
Celebrate with the DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Alsip this holiday season! With a variety of event spaces and catered food service, the hotel is the perfect location for your get-together. Book a holiday feast with friends or family by Jan. 31 and you’ll receive one holiday incentive, including colored uplights, white fabric backdrops, cookies at each place setting and more.
Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery
Who says you can only celebrate Christmas for one day? Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery is hosting its 12 Days of Christmas Cheer & Great Craft Beer from Dec. 13-24. Enjoy incredible craft beer releases along with specials, giveaways and more!
Cater a hot and delicious meal from Jenny’s Steakhouse! Order a dinner for eight to 10 people featuring four pounds of baked ham, 15 pieces of buttery, roasted chicken and sides for $175, or pick up a dinner for four with 2 pounds of sliced beef tenderloin and sides for $130. Christmas orders must be placed by Dec. 23 and picked up by 1 p.m. Dec. 24; New Year’s orders must be placed by Dec. 29 and picked up by 1 p.m. Dec. 31. Prefer to dine in? Jenny’s is also offering a special Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve menu featuring baked beef tenderloin, steaks, ribs, pork chops and much more! Visit their website for complete menus and pricing.
Celebrate the holiday season with Homewood’s Holiday Living Room at La Voûte Restaurant at La Banque Hotel. Along with festive decorations and a cozy atmosphere, guests will enjoy holiday beverages and small bites from 4-9 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve. Additionally, enjoy a rotating menu of holiday-inspired specials during Holidays in Paris from Dec. 1-31.
Stoney Point Grill
Stoney Point Grill in Mokena is offering several deals and discounts on their steaks, ribs, burgers and more this holiday season. Customers receive a free $10 gift card with the purchase of a $50 gift card, and a free $20 gift card with the purchase of a $100 gift card. Additionally, diners can get $5 off meals of $25 or more and $10 off meals of $50 or more.
From fine dining to casual pubs, the Chicago Southland is brimming with delicious holiday dining options! Learn more about Dining in the Southland.