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Best things to do in West Ridge, Chicago

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Indian Restaurant
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“Best Indian/Paki food. Try the chili chicken or chicken tikka masala. Cheap and big portions. Out of this world!”
14 locals recommend
Park
“ This beautiful park offers a spray park, playground and tennis courts. The playground has an "old school" vibe: The structure is completely made of wood and the grounds are filled with wood chips (no plastic here!). There are swings, tunnels, bridges, slides and more. The park was recently updated with an outdoor nature play center.”
3 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“BYOB. Easily the best South Indian food on Devon Ave. So good you have to try the Paper Masala Dosa! ”
7 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“There are many reasons Hema’s continues to stand out among a sea of excellent Indian restaurants on Devon Ave. The lamb vindaloo is one to get. Take a taxi/uber. It's worth the trip.”
7 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Casual neighborhood bar & grill with sports on tvs. Decent beer selection. 80s video games. Decent pizza, burgers, salads. Garlic vinegar fries rock. Cookie skillet dessert is a must! Just 0.9 mi.”
9 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“More upscale and Northern Indian food. Be sure to get the Tandori Chicken! ”
6 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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7 locals recommend
African Restaurant
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“The Ethiopian Diamond is known for its extensive, menu of authentic, Ethiopian dishes for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. All of the Ethiopian food is served in a welcoming, comfortable, yet hip and inviting setting.”
3 locals recommend
Wings Restaurant
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3 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great Jamaican food (Get the Oxtail. I know. But get it. And the Jerk Chicken.) Live music on weekends is surprisingly good. When you're finished, wander down the street to Ward 8 for cocktails.”
3 locals recommend
Golf Course
2 locals recommend
Bakery
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“The real deal Kosher bakery! Get fresh bagels and bread there. Will close for shabat. If you bring a child in, they will give the child a free cookie! ”
1 local recommends
Nature Preserve
“Walking trails, fishing ponds abound in a very unexpected urban area! You'll be surprised to see and feel so much nature!”
5 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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2 locals recommend
Corner Shop
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2 locals recommend