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Shopping & Dining

Prime shopping opportunities dot the map of the Flossmoor community with a host of local shopping outlets, including general merchandise, upscale men’s wear, women’s clothing boutiques, gift shops, antique shops and more, which offer residents an unlimited variety of products and services.

The Village houses two main shopping areas, the downtown district and Flossmoor Commons, both of which provide shoppers with a wide selection of premier shops and service establishments.

Flossmoor’s charming historic center offers an array of great shops and eclectic restaurants all within walking distance of the METRA station. The downtown’s most striking feature is the gorgeous Tudor-style Civic Center building. Built in 1929, this site houses a unique assortment of retail stores, eateries and offices, with apartments located above. Flossmoor’s entire downtown stands as the historic center of the Village, offering an outstanding mixture of shops and dining establishments designed to appeal to a wide range of tastes and interests.

Flossmoor Commons shopping and office complex, located on Vollmer Road between Kedzie Avenue and Governors Highway, affords its own choice of upscale retailers, restaurants and services, including Marc Alan Day Spa, Soma Spa and Kluger Furs, among many others. These establishments insist on personalized service and will do everything possible to guarantee a pleasant shopping experience.

A long day of shopping can certainly work up quite an appetite. Satisfy that hunger at any one of the delectable dining establishments located throughout Flossmoor. Whether you crave a quick meal on the go, a home cooked dish at a family-style restaurant, a gourmet delight at a renowned eatery or a leisurely snack at a cozy café, Flossmoor has it all. The community is the proud home of a wide range of cuisine, including Italian, Thai and American, to name a few.

Located in the Flossmoor Commons Shopping Center, Gourmet Pizza offers a respite to the hungry shopper, with a menu that contributes to Chicago’s reputation as the best city in the country to get pizza. Chicken, pasta, sandwiches and veal complement Gourmet’s menu.

Other restaurants include Flavor, Kingsberry Waffle House, Siam Thai, Northwood Restaurant and SUBWAY®. Flavor offers a wide selection of fish, steak, chicken and pasta entrees seasoned in a diverse array of herbs and spices. Cuisine influences range from Jamaican and Cajun to Italian, and live jazz music will make your dining experience even more invigorating. Kingsberry offers a wide assortment of breakfast items as well as sandwiches and salads in a large, open dining area. Siam Thai serves authentic Thai cuisine for lunch and dinner. Siam’s menu includes appetizers, soups, salads, stir fry, noodles, fried rice, ocean delights and Nio’s special entrees. Northwoods Restaurant at Coyote Run Golf Course provides a cozy feel atmosphere with hearty home cooking and old fashioned comfort food. And SUBWAY®, the world’s largest submarine sandwich franchise, offers a variety of delicious customizable sandwiches, salads and wraps.

If you are shopping downtown, Fresh Starts Restaurant and Wine Shop features full lunch and dinner menus, full-service liquor bar and custom catering. Fresh Starts is known throughout the area for its fresh fish, pastas, and healthy bistro-style food.

New to Downtown Flossmoor is WineStyles, a concept store specifically designed to demystify the wine shopping experience, organizing its selection by style and taste instead of varietals and region. WineStyles features up to 150 revolving world-class wines, with weekly tastings, personal and corporate gift baskets, and a range of wine-related gifts.

Flossmoor Station Restaurant and Brewery, located in Flossmoor’s historic 1906 train station, is the perfect venue to grab a freshly brewed beer and a delicious meal. While serving up classic American heartland cuisine, Flossmoor Station brews over 10 award-winning beers on premises. It was voted “The Best Brewery” in Chicago magazine, August 2002, and was named “Best Small Brewpub Brewer” at the prestigious Great American Beer Festival. There is no need to travel far for an inviting setting, fine fare, great beer, and the warm welcome of friends and neighbors.

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