11 local restaurants you can support this week

It’s Small Business Week! This week and every week, I encourage you to support local businesses.

While there are many incredible small business in the Northwest suburbs — from restaurants to banks to salons— I’ve listed some of my favorite restaurants below.

Small businesses have struggled during the coronavirus pandemic. Now more than ever, we must do all we can to help our local mom-and-pop shops.

Learn more here about Cook County’s Small Business Assistance program, which can provide support for small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Check out my list below— then support local small businesses in your neighborhood.

Chicago Prime Steakhouse

1444 E Algonquin Rd., Schaumburg

New Delhi Restaurant of India

30 S. Meacham Rd., Schaumburg

Taqueria Los Juanes 2

1241 E Higgins Rd., Elk Grove Village


700 E Schaumburg Rd., Schaumburg


1746 W Golf Rd., Mount Prospect

Thai Garden

225 W Golf Rd., Schaumburg

Nikko Sushi

282 E Algonquin Rd., Arlington Heights

Big Sammy’s Hot Dogs

Multiple locations in Elk Grove Village


Multiple locations across the Northwest suburbs

Mr. Kimchi

1747 W Golf Rd., Mount Prospect

Mikerphone Brewery

121 Garlisch Dr., Elk Grove Village