Special Events

Plan Your Special Event With South Side Social

When it comes to your special event, a festive atmosphere, a warm sense of community and great food should take center stage. South Side Social Neighborhood Kitchen & Tap is a locally owned eatery featuring chef-crafted comfort food that you and your guests are sure to love. If you’re searching for the perfect place for a large gathering, our location within the Oak Lawn Hilton Hotel will ensure you have the space you need in a warm, neighborhood setting.

Mary C.

"Salmon with pineapple rice dinner – exceptional highly recommend it."


Cory B

"Fantastic dining option in Oak Lawn! Tried several items off the menu and everything was delicious! Stylish interior · Creative cuisine · Great food · Classic cocktails · Fine dining ·Chic décor · Cosy atmosphere · Hip atmosphere · Large […]"


Anna M

"South Side Social has an amazing selection of unique foods and drinks as well as the best Chicago classics. It has that local neighborhood vibe […]"


John S.

"Great Bar!!! So many bourbon options! And even more craft beers! They brew their own South Side Beer called S Cubed- great with any food! […]"


Incredible Meals Your Guests Will Love

At South Side Social, our food pays homage to our Midwestern roots by using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. However, each dish has a Southern comfort food feel. When we cater your special event, you can work with our culinary team to create a menu that suits a variety of tastes whether your gathering is upscale or casual. Choose from our assortment of:

  • Shareables like Goat Milk Ricotta with truffle honey or Local Porter Braised Pot Roast Sliders
  • Larger Plates like our Maple Brined Pork Chop or South Side Fried Chicken with a side of gouda mash
  • Flatbreads like our Summer Vegetable Flatbread with whipped ricotta
  • Handhelds like our Italian Beef or Best Burger in the Neighborhood
  • Homemade desserts like our House Made Chocolate Banana Brownie
  • And so much more

Contact Our Catering Team to Start Planning Your Oak Lawn Event

The Oak Lawn Hilton Hotel is conveniently located near Chicago Midway Airport and the Oak Lawn Metra Station, which will make your South Side event easy to get to for both out-of-town guests and local South Siders. Our highly skilled chef is dedicated to providing an exceptional culinary experience. Our hotel offers a variety of venue options, including our private Terrace Room, the hotel’s 17,000-square-foot event space, 17 flexible meeting rooms and two stunning ballrooms.

If you’re ready to start planning your special event, contact our banquets and catering team today at 708-229-8888.

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