When people think of "their local" they think of good times, good friends and a great environment. By adding quality food made from the best ingredients and a fantastic top-shelf bar, The Local will transform what you think of as your local establishment.

Call 312-280-8887 for reservations.

Wine List

Lunch & Dinner


Iced Half Shell Oysters — Half Dozen


Jumbo Lump Crabcake — w/ Avocado Yogurt Dip

Blue Cheese Fondue Chips — Topped with truffle oil and cracked pepper

USDA Prime Sliders — Aged cheddar, tomato horseradish sauce

Jumbo Chicken Drummettes — Maytag bleu cheese dressing, carrot and celery

Tuna Tartare — Avocados, Fresno chilies, wonton chips and sesame ginger aoli.

Jalapeno Cornbread — Maple pecan butter

Lobster Quesadilla — Butter poached lobster, green chiles, queso fresco and jalapeños


Grandma’s Chicken Noodle Soup


Local Greens — Carrots, cucumber, tomatoes, goat cheese, white balsamic vinaigrette

State Street Caesar — Reggiano parmesan, garlic croutons

The ‘9’ Iron — Baby iceberg, Nueske bacon, chives, red onion, cherry tomatoes, buttermilk Maytag dressing

Burrata and Vine-Ripened Tomatoes — Heirloom tomato, burrata cheese, basil oil, 12-year balsamic

Classic Cobb — Chicken, Neuske bacon, egg, avocado, baby heirloom tomatoes, creamy parmesan dressing

Lobster Salad — Maine lobster, Heirloom tomatoes, corn, feta, champagne vinaigrette

Seared Tuna Salad — Red pepper, carrot, red onion, honey wasabi vinaigrette


TLC Burger — USDA Prime, aged cheddar, hand-cut french fries

Scottish Salmon Reuben — 1000 island, Swiss, sauerkraut on marble rye, potato chips

Rotisserie Turkey Club — Cajun spiced, bibb lettuce, tomato, bacon, potato chips

French Dip — Toasted french roll, giardiniera, Swiss cheese, au jus, coleslaw

Blackened Fish Sandwich — Grouper with Sriracha remoulade on toasted ciabatta

Turkey Burger — Cranberry aioli, arugula, tomato, fresh avocado.

Nueske Blue Burger — Slab nueske bacon, Maytag bleu cheese

New England Lobster Roll — Maine lobster, lemon mayonnaise, chives


USDA Prime Filet — 8 oz center cut filet, roasted mushrooms

Pan-Roasted Scottish Salmon — Pickled zucchini squash salad, Creole mustard sauce

Homestyle Chicken Pot Pie — Roasted chicken breast meat, carrots, baby peas, potatoes in a flaky pastry crust

Roast Prime Rib (Available after 4 pm) — Au jus and creamy horseradish sauce

Dr. Pepper BBQ Baby Back Ribs — Tender smoked pork ribs, hand-cut french fries, cole slaw

Marinated Skirt Steak — Smothered with caramelized onions

Beer Battered Fish and Chips — Atlantic Cod, tartar sauce, malt vinegar, hand-cut french fries

USDA Prime Meatloaf — Mashed potatoes, tomato jam, wild mushroom jus, tobacco onions

Rotisserie Chicken — Marinated Amish chicken, seasonal vegetables, natural reduction

Market Fresh Fish — Seasonal seafood option - changes daily


Pan Roasted Shiitake and Crimini Mushrooms

Fresh Shucked Sweet Corn

Grilled Asparagus

Sautéed Spinach

Baked Potato

Mac and Cheese
With Crab
With Lobster

Hand Cut French Fries

Mashed Potatoes


Chocolate Mousse — Belgian and Madagascar chocolate mousse, fresh whipped cream

Oreo Mint Ice Cream Pie — Oreo cookie crust, mint chip gelato, chocolate sauce

Fresh Baked Chocolate Chip Cookies

Double Scoop of Gelato — Chocolate or vanilla

Apple Pie a la’ Mode — With Vanilla Bean gelato



Prime Filet and Two Poached Eggs — Hash brown potatoes and hollandaise

Egg White Omelette — Spinach, mushrooms, feta cheese

Corned Beef Hash and Two Poached Eggs — With tomato marmalade

Smoked Salmon Bagel — Chive cream cheese, tomato, red onion

Buttermilk Pancakes — Choice of Blueberry or Plain, pecan butter and pure maple syrup

Traditional Eggs Benedict
With Crab
With Filet

Vanilla Brioche French Toast — Served with seasonal berries and pure maple syrup

Belgian Waffle — With Devonshire cream and pure maple syrup


Irish Oatmeal — Choice of brown sugar, dried or fresh berries, mixed nuts and steamed milk

Seasonal Berries

Sliced Seasonal Fruits

Homemade Granola — With milk or organic low fat yogurt, berries


Hash Brown Potatoes

Breakfast Sausage

Nueske Bacon

English Muffin


New York Bagel with Cream Cheese

Muffin — Choice of bran, blueberry or apple cinnamon

Danish — Apple, apricot or cream cheese

Scone — Blueberry or traditional

Toast — White, seven grain wheat, rye or raisin


Full Buffet — Enjoy a full buffet selection of scrambled eggs, pancakes, french toast, smoked bacon, pork sausage, homemade breakfast potatoes, seasonal fruit, cereal, yogurt, pastries, steel cut oatmeal, fresh baked bread, juice, freshly brewed coffee or a selection of tea.
Ask your server for made to order eggs or omelettes.

Continental Buffet — Enjoy a full selection of seasonal fruit, cereal, yogurt, muffins, croissants, bagels, English muffins, juice, freshly brewed coffee or a selection of tea.

Weekly Features


Spaghetti and Meatballs


USDA Prime Filet Stroganoff


Rotisserie Berkshire Pork Chop


Thanksgiving Dinner


Sautéed Lake Perch


All-American Lobster Boil


Buttermilk Fried Chicken and Waffles

Kids Menu


All items served with complimentary carrots and apple slices

Grilled cheese — Hand cut french fries

Macaroni and cheese

Pasta with butter and parmesan

Chicken tenders — Hand cut french fries and ranch dressing


Kids Breakfast — One egg, bacon or sausage, hash brown potatoes, choice of toast, juice and milk

French Toast — Two pieces of bacon or sausage

Silver Dollar Pancakes — Two pieces of bacon or sausage

Cold Cereal — Sliced banana and milk on the side

Hot Oatmeal — Brown sugar and milk on the side


Seasonal fresh fruits

Chocolate or vanilla ice cream