12 of Chicago's Best Grilled Cheeses for National Grilled Cheese Month - NBC Chicago
Worth the Trip
Travel Destinations in the Midwest

12 of Chicago's Best Grilled Cheeses for National Grilled Cheese Month



    12 of Chicago's Best Grilled Cheeses for National Grilled Cheese Month

    April is National Grilled Cheese Month – a holiday undoubtedly worth celebrating. Here are 12 of Chicago's best mouthwatering masterpieces oozing with cheesy goodness to bite into:

    1. Truffled Grilled Cheese with irish cheddar, taleggio, raclette and black truffle
    Bangers & Lace
    Wicker Park | 1670 W. Division St.


    2. The “Wolff” Grilled Cheese with double smoked bacon and fresh jalepenos on brioche bread
    Scout Waterhouse and Kitchen
    South Loop | 1301 S. Wabash Ave.





    3. Open-Faced Grilled Cheese with butterkase, cheddar, squash puree, fried eggs and brioche
    Ravenswood | 1970 W. Montrose Ave.


    A photo posted by Tatiana A. (@tatiana0108) on


    4. Gouda and Montamore Grilled Cheese with pork guanciale and smoked tomato
    Little Goat Diner
    West Loop | 820 W. Randolph St.

    © 2012 Galdones Photography LLC

    Posted by Little Goat on Tuesday, September 4, 2012


    5. The 16-inch Clydesdale grilled cheese served with savory tomato basil dip
    The Pony
    Lakeview | 1638 W. Belmont Ave.


    A photo posted by The Pony (@ponyinnchicago) on


    6. “PB & J” Grilled Cheese with pear, brie cheese and blueberry jam on whole grain bread
    South Water Kitchen
    The Loop | 225 N. Wabash Ave.


    7. Pimento Cheese Grilled Cheese with chow chow on toasted rye bread
    Big Jones
    Andersonville | 5347 N. Clark St.



    8. Fig & Arugala Grilled Cheese
    Blue Door Farm Stand
    Lincoln Park | 843 W. Armitage Ave.


    9. CB & J Grilled Cheese pan-fried with cashew butter, fig jam and raclette cheese on sourdough
    Uptown | 5148 N. Clark St.


    10. Roasted Portabella Brie and Swiss Mushroom Melt with house-made kraut, caramelized onion and dijonnaise on house-made cornmeal country bread
    Southport Grocery & Cafe
    Lakeview | 3552 N. Southport Ave.


    A photo posted by @southportgrocery on


    11. The Stockin' Stuffer at Cheesie’s Pub & Grub
    Lakeview | 958 W. Belmont Ave.


    12. Classic Grilled Cheese and Tomato
    Glenn’s Diner
    Ravenswood | 1820 W. Montrose Ave.


    A photo posted by RF (@seoulkid13) on

    Get the latest from NBC Chicago anywhere, anytime

    • Download the NBC Chicago App

      Download the App

      Available for iOS and Android