Get it To-Go on Game Day: Chicago Edition
Whether you’re tailgating, hosting a watch-party, or kicking back in your living room, celebrate every highlight play with delicious bites and beverages. Here are a few great spots in Chicago to get game day food to-go—so you don’t miss a single snap this season.
Nonna's Pizza and Sandwiches
All-Time Italian Favorites
This grab-and-go Italian joint specializes in Sicilian-style pizza, made-to-order sandwiches, and from-scratch desserts. Nonna’s game day meal includes a whole pie, meatball and chicken parm sandwiches, potato chips, and chocolate chip cookies. For a larger party, get a sandwich platter catered.
Soul & Smoke
For the Meat Lovers
Slow roasted, smoked, and braised. The melt-in-your-mouth meats from Soul & Smoke are cooked for hours on end, resulting in robust, bold, and unforgettable flavors. Get pork by the pound, the chef’s signature mac & cheese, buttermilk brined chicken wings, and buttery cornbread muffins.
An Alternative Game Day Spread
Branching out from Buffalo wings? Order a tasting platter of Mediterranean tapas from Meze Table this game day. The Classic Meze feeds up to ten people and includes keftedes, stuffed peppers, tzatziki, feta, olives, and seasonal veggies. You also can’t go wrong with a pan of Spanakopita.
Risk it for the Brisket
Country Barbecue pays homage to the largest hubs for cured, smoked, and mouth-watering meats around the US. Take a nationwide BBQ tour with Texas brisket, St. Louis spare ribs, Chicago rib tips, and smoked wings with Buffalo sauce.
Eleven City Diner
Bring on the Cold Cuts
This old school diner and delicatessen serves signature sandwiches, soups, bagels, and bloody marys. Order their individual sandos to-go—or pick up a luncheon box for the whole party with half stacks of their most popular sandwiches. Want more? Prepare for your post-game day hangover with a bloody mary mix box (liquor not included).
The Violet Hour
For the Bartender in us all
Enhance every boozy aspect of your game day traditions. These pre-bottled beverages and at-home cocktail kits are the perfect reason to unleash your inner bartender.
Old Crow Smokehouse
BBQ, Brisket, and Back Porch Punch
Master Chef Season 2 finalist Tony Scruggs has been serving up award-winning barbecue, whiskey, and moonshine cocktails since 2013. Gather on game day for smoked brisket, pork butt, baby back ribs, and moonshine-infused back porch punch.
Beatrix Fulton Market
This neighborhood coffeehouse and restaurant is committed to making comfort food delicious and healthy. Get favorites like the enlightened Caesar salad, ahi tuna poke, hot honey Brussels sprouts, and green chili & chicken enchiladas delivered.
Don't Forget the Salt
Keep the game day party going with house cocktails from Big Star. This taqueria bottles their own hand-crafted margaritas, palomas, and single-barrel bourbon negronis. Don’t forget the party sized sides.
Fat Rosie's Taco and Tequila Bar
Una Fiesta en Casa
Bring the fiesta home. Fat Rosie’s full trays of tacos come with Mexican rice, refried beans, chips, salsa, meat, and tortillas. For dessert, order a tray of Mexican donuts.