8 Delicious Restaurants Delivering to Edgewater
It’s the far north side’s chance up at-bat for the new restaurant hub of the city. Because capacity at restaurants is down due to COVID, all the best restaurants are finally delivering! And with a prime location, the options delivering to Edgewater are better than ever. Here are some amazing restaurants that are now delivering to the Edgewater area.
A new favorite, Little Bad Wolf, is an up and coming restaurant in Andersonville that is now delivering all over the north side. It’s the main attraction, like so many places, is its burger. A must-try, the flavor, and quality holds up through delivery, and I almost called to ask how they made the special orange sauce slathered on the burger.
Rivaling Au Cheval and the Loyalist for its burger, LBW is a cheaper option on the north side that is giving other legendary Chicago burgers a run for their money. Pair that with their crispy fries, and you have a can’t miss restaurant that’s now delivering 11Am-10PM on GrubHub and DoorDash.
Just like the burger, the chicken sandwich is easy to make, but hard to make right. And Budlong Hot Chicken makes it right. Using locally sourced and antibiotic-free and hormone-free chicken, the high-quality ingredients and BBQ trained chefs to make this spot the newest go-to for a Nashville Hot chicken sandwich.
But this isn’t for the faint of heart! They are well known for a sauce with a kick. With Multiple locations all over Chicago, the closest to Edgewater is in Ravenswood and is delivering 11AM-9PM daily.
A truly underrated gem, this small pizza joint specializing in Detroit style pizza deserves more attention. As the guy who delivered my pizza to me said, “It’s like Jet’s, but way better.” The extra thick crust and the red sauce thrown on top of all the toppings like an authentic Detroit style pizza makes it a stand out star when it comes to north side joints that are too good not to know about. Delivering now, 11AM-10PM daily.
A Little Vietnam staple, Tank Noodle in Uptown, just about 10 blocks south of Edgewater, offers authentic Vietnamese cuisine revered for decades among Chicago eaters. They boast that they provide the most authentic and traditional Vietnamese, Chinese, and Asian cuisine.
A family-run restaurant, Tank Noodle has been held dearly in Chicagoans’ hearts as one of the best places in the city for a bowl of Pho. You can order delivery through their website and DoorDash 10AM-9PM on the weekends and 11AM-9PM on the weekdays.
A staple for vegetarians and vegans, Pick Me Up Cafe has been around since 1997 and prides itself on being one of the first and most vegan-friendly places in the city. But don’t be fooled, they sell all kinds of foods ranging from egg benedict to stir-fry, all on the same menu! This hipster joint, with options for everyone, has become a go-to stop for eaters of all kinds.
With a location on Clark St., Pick Me Up has kept busy through quarantine by making their top-quality menu readily available for delivery. Open for delivery 10AM-10PM weekdays and 8AM-11PM weekends.
Francesca’s Bryn Mawr
A popular stop in the Chicagoland area, Francesca’s is an elevated comfort food paradise. If you’re feeling like a little fancier delivery meal, you’ve gone to the right place by ordering from here. According to their website, “The original partners of Mia Francesca,[…] have reunited to bring the Edgewater neighborhood a restaurant with a contemporary, casually sophisticated trattoria ambiance, rustic cooking, friendly service, and fair prices”. Open 3-9PM for delivery on weekdays and open for lunch through 9PM on weekends.
Known for being one of the best Chinese restaurants in the city, Sun Wah specializes in Hong Kong-style BBQ and has won numerous awards for it’s Peking duck, which when dining there is rolled out to you on a cart and sliced table-side.
Sun Wah rapidly gained popularity throughout the years because of all the media attention including receiving the 2018 America’s Classics Award as well as being featured on ABC 7 Eats news segment, The Food Network, Chicago’s Best. Possibility the most well known out of its accomplishments for Sun Wah, a segment on the TV show Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives hosted by none other than Guy Fieri himself. Available for delivery on GrubHub, Postmates and DoorDash 10AM-8PM every day except for Thursday, when they are closed.
The perfect restaurant for date night, Herb is located just south of Edgewater with a fantastic reputation. On the Michelin Guide for 2020, Herb offers a new menu every week, ranging from tasting menus to entrees and sides, there is always something new to try. This week, for example, they are offering Coconut Curry with Vegetables (squash, sugar peas, zucchini, etc.) or a Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Herbs and a vegetable side.
They have had features on the NBC 5, ABC 7, and WGN 9 news as well as being the winner of Guy’s Grocery Store Games Show: Ultimate Spicy Game 2019. Available on GrubHub, Herb has delivery options Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 5-10PM and 5-9PM on Sunday. Herb is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.
With so many options, the number of delicious restaurants offering delivery to Edgewater makes it easy to experience delicious, high-quality meals without the hassle (and risk) of going to the restaurant.