The thing I absolutely love about going home is the food. The south side of Chicago is home to some great restaurants and J’s parents love showing me all their favorite spots. One of the places I heard them talk about quite a bit was Fox’s Restaurant & Pub, so I suggested going there for dinner. J’s mom had some coupons that were about to expire, so that’s what we decided on.
Fox’s Restaurant & Pub in Oak Lawn is on South Cicero and 92nd Street. There are four locations total in the Chicago area. Other restaurants are in Chicago, Orland Park, and Plainfield. J asked her mom if she should call and get reservation. The answer was no because Fox’s is huge.
Fox’s looks like an Irish pub even thought it’s not the typical “we got our bar from Ireland and only serve Guiness” Irish pub. When you walk in, you’re met by a hostess who then takes you down a long hallway to the main dining room. There are also two other levels that host private parties and overflow dining on busy nights. Read the rest of this entry »