Shop Local: Support Riverside Businesses

Please support our small restaurants and business owners, many of which have pickup, delivery or other service accommodations. If you are a Riverside business owner, please email Assistant Village Manager Ashley Monroe or (708) 447-1241 to add your business’s information to the list.

Restaurants

  • The Chew Chew - 35 E Burlington St - Upscale American chow in train-inspired digs, with two floors & vintage travel-related decor.
  • Catrina Tequila Bar - 34 East Ave - Bar and Eatery
  • Cubanito Express - 3222 S Harlem Ave - traditional Cuban sandwiches along with signature sandwiches, mixing Cuban and Mexican ingredients. 
  • El Faro Restaurant #2 - 3422 S Harlem Ave - Mexican food known for its giant burrito! 
  • EmpanadUS - 7 E Burlington St - home to hearty Latin American cuisine in the Riverside area. Youngsters are more than welcome to join mom and dad at this restaurant.
  • La Barra - 2 E Burlington St - With a focus on fresh ingredients, Chef Pepe’s Menu features a modern takes on Italian classics as well as three types of delicious pizza - Deep Dish, Chicago Thin, and Artisan. Dinner and drink specials are offered daily and Thursdays, live music for your entertainment.
  • La Estancia - 25 Forest Ave - family-owned restaurant serving authentic Mexican food to those in search of a Tradicional Taste of Mexico! 
  • Michael's Pancake House - 25 E Burlington St - Everything is fresh-made at Michael’s Pancake House. The menu ranges from classic breakfasts to soup, sandwiches and diner-style evening specials.
  • Sandtrap Grill and Tap - 31 Forest Ave - Great American food with a fresh twist and specialty drinks plus a 24' bar if you are just looking to hang out. Golden Tee and darts are available for entertainment.
  • Sawmilly - 35 E Burlington St - High-end sandwich shop with a crowd-pleasing array of classic sandwiches as well as some more creative options, Sawmilly has a sandwich for everyone.
  • Sips & Sweets Cafe - 1 Riverside Rd - Serving coffee, pastries, soup-of-the-day and more! 
  • To Your Taste - 2728 S Harlem Ave - Basic Chinese eatery offering a large menu, with lunch & dinner specials, for carryout or delivery.
  • White Fence Farm - 3704 S Harlem Ave - White Fence Farm has perfected the art of cooking chicken, shrimp, and fish through a combination of pressure cooking and flash frying. Dinners include country-style side options.

Businesses

Please support our small restaurant and business owners! If you are a Riverside business owner, please email Assistant Village Manager Ashley Monroe or (708) 447-1241 to add your information to the list.

Also, consider purchasing gift cards!