Chicago Dining & Midway Airport Restaurants

Dining in Chicago is a treat. From ethnic restaurants to fine dining to family-owned restaurants, discovering places to eat in Chicago is a tasty adventure. Carlton Inn Midway is located near delicious Midway Airport restaurants.


dining  Chicago Inn MidwayComplimentary Hotel Breakfast – Start your day on the right foot with a complimentary continental breakfast at Carlton Inn Midway.

Offered daily, breakfast features fresh fruit, yogurt, sausage, egg, and cheese bagel sandwiches, donuts, juice and coffee. Weekdays: 6:00am to 9:00am. Weekends & holidays: 7am to 10am.


5 Great Restaurants within walking distance from the Carlton Inn Midway.

1 Birrieria Zaragoza

goat-platterTake a slow 5 minute stroll towards Birrieria Zaragoza; located 0.3 miles from our hotel, this Mexican restaurant is well known for its slow-cooked, soft, and juicy goat meat which is served with warm, homemade tortillas.

So if yummy meat, great customer service and a warm atmosphere are the elements you search for when deciding on a place to dine, Birrieria Zaragoza is the place for you.

Where to find it: 4852 South Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL (773) 523-3700
Visit their Website: http://www.birrieriazaragoza.com/


2 Illinois Bar & Grill

bar-grillOnly a thirteen minute walk stands between you and a juicy burger! Illinois Bar & Grill is famous for its high quality, tasty burgers at low prices. You will not be disappointed by the generous portions. For a casual meal and a cold beer in a welcoming bar, don’t think twice and head to Illinois Bar & Grill which is only 0.7 miles away from your stay.

Where to find it: 4135 W 47th St, Chicago, IL (773) 847-2525
Visit their website: http://www.illinoisbarandgrill.com/


3 Giordano’s


A nine minutes walk away from the hotel, pizza lovers can enjoy a delicious stuffed pizza at Giordano’s. The crust is a mix between a pie and a croissant so you might be pleasantly surprised by the texture of it! Spinach, garlic, and sausage are some of the favorite ingredients to select for their pizzas. These super thick pizzas take a while to cook, so optionally order by phone 30 minutes in advance to make your dining experience better.

Giordano is only 0.5 miles away from the Carlton Inn Midway. If you choose to go by car, parking shouldn’t be an issue as the parking lot is quite spacious and there is plenty of street parking too.

Where to find it: 5159 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL
(773) 582-7676
Visit their website: https://giordanos.com/


4 The Red Lobster


If you’re craving seafood, and are chained to chains, you might want to let go of local dining options and instead select The Red Lobster. Cheddar bay biscuits, crab legs and shrimp scampi are the highlights of the restaurant; however feedback indicates that you should expect a wait of at least thirty minutes- call ahead to check wait times if that matters. The Red Lobster is located 0.4 miles from the hotel and it should take you approximately eight minutes to walk there.

Do note that many full service Mexican restaurants in our area also have delicious seafood options.

Where to find it: 5201 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL
(773) 284-7000
Visit their website: https://www.redlobster.com/


5 La Cebollita


Slightly further but still worth the walk you will find another Mexican restaurant, La Cebollita. It will take you twenty minutes to get there on foot as it is a mile away. There you can enjoy real, authentic Mexican in a clean and spacious restaurant. The polite staff can serve you steak tacos or horchata which are both recommended by our guests. If you like bistec, you might want to consider ordering some as a reviewer, passionately shares that “on a scale from 1 – 10, it’s a 10.”

Where to find it: 1807 South Ashland Avenue, Chicago, IL (312) 492-8443
Visit their website: http://www.lacebollitachicago.net/


For more information and reviews about restaurant in Archer Heights (our neighborhood), visit Yelp!

Call the front desk if you’d like to arrange a complimentary shuttle ride anywhere within a 2 mile radius of the hotel.

Wishing you a happy visit to Chicago!