Urban Pantry is one of Four unique grocery stores.

1. Urban Pantry

5.7
Convenience Store · South Loop · 730 S Clark St, Chicago, IL

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: This upscale South Loop convenience store is just like 7-Eleven, with all the same essentials of modern living but with none of the weird smells of pancake-wrapped hot-dog bites or cluttered shelves. Read more.

Mariano's Fresh Market is one of Four unique grocery stores.

2. Mariano's Fresh Market

8.4
Supermarket · Roscoe Village · 3350 N Western Ave (at W Roscoe St), Chicago, IL

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Mariano's is like Dominick’s, with all the same common groceries, wide aisles, impressive bread bakery and a cheese counter (though not a lot of artisan cheese). BUT this place has a piano player! Read more.

Urban Orchard is one of Four unique grocery stores.

3. Urban Orchard

7.2
Grocery Store · Andersonville · 5212 N Clark St (btwn W Foster Ave & W Farragut Ave), Chicago, IL

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Unlike at Whole Foods, the meats at this organic Andersonville grocery are truly local (they come from Circle Q7 Ranch in Marengo), as are the fruit, vegetables, baked goods and coffee. Read more.

New England Seafood Company is one of Four unique grocery stores.

4. New England Seafood Company

8.4
Seafood Restaurant · Lakeview · 3341 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: This shop is more of a restaurant, with checker-clothed tables where you can sit down and eat a bowl of lobster bisque, a hefty lobster roll or—and trust us, this is the way to go—fish-and-chips. Read more.