2255 173rd St
Lansing, IL 60438
Phone: (708) 418-3700
Fax: (708) 418-4330
Olive Garden as always serves up authentic Italian cuisine right here at Lansing. The signature bread sticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and Eggplant Parmigiana line the extensive menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. The bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from the lengthy wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu—the cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.
This outlet in Homewood, Illinois was the birthplace of Aurelio's Pizza, a pizza chain, that boasts of more than 30 locations across the United States. Started in 1977, founder Joe Aurelio Jr converted a run-down warehouse, comprising of 12,000 square feet (1114.83 square meters) of space, that was considered to be one of the largest pizza houses of the time. Times have changed and the pizzeria has expanded, but it's the thin crust, Chicago-style pizza that makes Aurelio's Pizza a popular favorite of locals and tourists alike. Apart from a wide array of pizzas, the menu also features delicious sandwiches, pastas and salads.
Opened in 2008 by mother and son duo, Diane and Ryan Glowacki, White Rhino is a nice spot to drop by to dine or drink. Just off the Lincoln Highway, it has high ceilings and is a nicely appointed. Sports enthusiasts can watch a game on any of their 21 televisions. They have 12 tap beers and more than 110 bottled varieties. Play a game of dart, Golden Tee or participate in Buzztime Trivia. Enjoy their delicious entrees, pastas and burgers. Dance to the tunes of a DJ or live music. It is a fun place to hangout with friends.
There's nothing better than experiencing an upscale restaurant overlooking Lake Michigan. Jack Binion's Steak House serves not just the best steaks, but is also known for fresh and delicious seafood. The service is impeccable, and the staff is knowledgeable and polite. Tryout the Porter House Steak, the Pan-Roasted Chicken and the delicious Diver Sea Scallops.
If you have a hankering for seafood this is the place to go. Red Lobster has a wide variety of good eats for the whole family. Various appetizers, special entrees, drinks and desserts ensure a menu with something for just about anybody. Lunch and dinner menus include shrimp, soups and salads, seafood platters, chicken, steak, and pasta. For calorie-counters, choose from the LightHouse Menu, which highlights dishes that won't cause you to tip the scales. A Kid's Menu is available with fine fare for the little ones like Chicken Fingers and Mac & Cheese. Be sure to save room for a scrumptious dessert. Gift Cards are available as a great gift for the seafood lover.
Aptly named, South Dakota's New Dating Game is good for people interested in the dating scene. With bartenders playing cupid and often easing out the silence between guests, singles are sure to hook up with someone by the the time they leave this friendly place. The dimly lit interiors complete with mirrors complements the intimate ambiance. The menu features a lot of comfort food and tasty appetizers that go well the drinks served at the bar. Live music and popular tracks played by the DJ's further enliven the scene.
Located inside the Alsip branch of DoubleTree by Hilton hotel, Allgauer's Restaurant is a fresh and fine perspective at refined food and ambiance. Hypnotic colors on the wall, furnished with rich sienna table tops add an elegant spin to this contemporary space. The food is modern and flavorful with specific attention being given to culinary perfection. The staff is extremely attentive and knowledgeable. Allgauer's provides a very casual and relaxed environment for one's family and friends. This eatery is also perfect for romantic couples to unwind and bask in each other's company.
You will be wowed by the fresh seafood preparations here. The menu changes daily to keep up with the availability of the fresh ingredients and the seasonal offerings. Tin Fish is all about great seafood cuisine. The cool blue decor with fish pictures is refreshing and inviting. The well stocked bar has a fine selection of liquors,scotches, wines and micro brew beers. No wonder it has become a favorite amongst the locals. Come and see for yourself.
Despite its nondescript, strip mall exterior, Outriggers Fish House is a hidden gem serving fresh, high end, Mediterranean-style fish as well as steaks hot of the grill. Every Friday and Saturday night, Outriggers transforms into a comedy club with some of the funniest local and nationally touring comics trying to make you laugh so hard you nearly choke on your halibut.
Take in the atmosphere of the Australian Outback while enjoying mouth-watering entrees and high-quality service. Serving dinner only, Outback Steakhouse offers an extensive menu featuring appetizers, chicken, ribs, steak, seafood, pasta, salads and desserts for moderate prices. Family-friendly, the casual restaurant has something for everyone at its numerous locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Outback Steakhouse also offers call-ahead seating and curbside take-away. Check website for locations and menu selections.
Three Chefs is a beautiful restaurant serving delectable and scrumptious American cuisine. It is a highly popular joint with the master chef seasonally introducing new twists to the original menu. This is accompanied with new age cooking equipment which further enhance the cooking process. It is the best place to have home cooked meals.
The heaven for all Jazz lovers in and around Chatham, the New Apartment Lounge promises some of the very best in jazz by Von Freeman and group who perform here on Tuesday nights. Reminiscent of the 50's, the interiors have nothing to boast of but are comfortable to lounge around while you listen to some soulful jazz. The drinks menu is not extensive but the limited collection meets your need for alcohol. Buying a drink is a must if you plan to sit at the bar. Even with these minor shortcomings, the lounge is a popular place for it's passion for Jazz. Featured frequently, struggling musicians enliven the scene with their original compositions and fresh voices.