15 Places To Get a Quick Lunch in Chicago While You Work From Home

Chicago restaurants and bars remain closed for dine-in service, but you can still support your favorite local spots by ordering a quick take-out lunch when you work from home. No matter what your food craving is, you can find a lunch restaurant nearby that will send a delicious meal straight to your home office! Get your work-from-home lunch delivered from one of these top local Chicago restaurants.

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Big Jones

5347 N Clark St, Andersonville | American, Southern


Big Jones is offering a delivery menu called “Little Jones” which includes some of the classics like fried chicken or shrimp and grits as well as some new items to try.

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Chef Luciano Kitchen + Chicken

49 E Cermak Rd, South Loop | American and Indian Fusion


Order chicken, pasta, grilled salmon, and curry from this lunch restaurant in the South Loop of Chicago.

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Pequod’s Pizza

2207 N Clybourn Ave, Lincoln Park | Pizza


Pequod’s is offering a 7-inch cheese pan pizza for just $4.95 every day from 11 am-3 pm. Or, you can choose from their regular lunch menu when you work from home.

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Blue Door Farm Stand

2010 N Halsted St, Lincoln Park | American Cafe


If you’re looking for a way to grab a quick lunch in Chicago, this farm-to-table cafe is still delivering its sandwiches, salads, and juices straight to your door.

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La Cocinita Restaurant

1625 Chicago Ave, Evanston | Venezuelan-inspired


Tacos, arepas, pico de gallo, and empanadas: La Cocinita has got it all!

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Small Cheval

1732 N Milwaukee Ave, Wicker Park |  1345 N Wells St, Old Town | Hamburgers


Satisfy your hamburger, fries, and milkshake craving with a quick lunch delivered to your door from Small Cheval while you work from home.

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Hot Woks Cool Sushi

2032 W Roscoe St, Roscoe Village | Asian


Choose from a wide variety of sushi, bento boxes, Hawaiian poke bowls, ramen, and more. All orders of $20 get to choose one free item: a roll of toilet paper, eggie rolls, or garlic green beans.

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Loving Heart Vegan Cafe

838 W Montrose Ave, Uptown | Vegan Restaurant

This organic and vegan restaurant has soups, salads, wraps, burgers, and bowls available for delivery.

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LC Pho

2739 W Lawrence Ave, Lincoln Square | Vietnamese

Get Vietnamese delivered for lunch! Choose between egg rolls, spring rolls, rice dishes, fried rice, and rice vermicelli noodles.

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Eduardo’s Enoteca

1212 N Dearborn St, Gold Coast | Italian

This Italian restaurant is full of deals. You can buy 2 pizzas, get one free. Or get pasta, sandwiches, or salads. They also have 50-percent off wine and grocery delivery.

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730 S Clark St, South Loop | Japanese

No minimum or service fee here! Take advantage of hot appetizers like edamame or beef rolls, cold appetizers like seared salmon carpaccio, and then finish your lunch off with teriyaki chicken or beef.

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2311 W North Ave, Wicker Park | Seafood, Vegan, Vegetarian, Comfort Food

This diverse blend of vegetarian, vegan, but also seafood is a rarity, but Handlebar pulls it off well. Options include coffees, juice, avocado tacos, blackened catfish, and more.

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The Nile of Hyde Park

1162 E 55th St, Hyde Park | Middle Eastern

This Middle Eastern lunch restaurant in Chicago has tons of options available including baba ganoush, arayes, falafel, chicken shawarma, shish kabab, and more.

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Coyotes Restaurant

1451 W 18th St, Pilsen | Mexican

With no minimum order required, Coyotes Restaurant is the perfect place to get tortas, burritos, tacos, and more.

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Honky Tonk BBQ

1800 S Racine Ave, Pilsen | Barbeque

Beef, pulled pork, brisket, chicken, mac and cheese, and more are all available for this Pilsen BBQ restaurant.


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