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The Patio

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Drive Thru
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STARTERS
Santa Fe BBQ Nachos
(pulled pork, beef brisket, or pulled turkey) white corn tortilla chips, roasted corn & black bean relish, tomatoes, cilantro, green onion, monterey jack, cheddar cheese & lime - sour cream
10.5
Chicken Wings
(bbq, buffalo, jerk bbq, or sriracha honey-lime bbq) celery, carrots, ranch dressing
8.99
Chicken Tenders
all white meat chicken strips with fries
7.75
Rib Basket
half slab with fries
14.5
Sweet Potato Waffle Fries
3.99
Dynamite Shrimp
five jumbo shrimp tossed in hot chili oil & spices served with sriracha aioli
7.99
Onion Rings
basket of breaded onion rings
3.99
Mozzarella Sticks
with homemade marinara sauce
5.75
Fried Mushrooms
with homemade garlic dressing
5.75
Fried Zucchini
with homemade garlic dressing
5.75
HOMEMADE SOUPS
Soup Of The Day
homemade daily with fresh seasonal ingredients, served with french bread
8 Oz Cup3.99
12 Oz Bowl4.99
24 Oz8.99
32 Oz11.25
Soup & Salad
a bowl of our fresh homemade soup & a small garden salad, served with french bread
8.75
Chili
homemade chili with ground beef. onions on request
8 Oz Cup.4.5
12 Oz Bowl5.5
24 Oz9.5
32 Oz11.99
Cheddar Cheese0.6
Chili & Tamale Boat
a bowl of our homemade chili with a tom tom tamale
6.5
SALADS - GRILLED CHICKEN BREAST
choice of dressing: v&o, lite v&o, balsamic vinaigrette, sweet mustard vinaigrette, fat free raspberry vinaigrette, creamy garlic, ranch, honey mustard, french, oriental sesame, thousand island, bleu cheese, caesar & caribbean vinaigrette
Original
chicken breast, mixed greens, tomato, cucumber, monterey jack cubes, carrots, green pepper & grated cheddar cheese. choice of dressing
9.75
Chopped Salad
diced chicken breast, mixed greens, tomato, bacon, cucumber, green onion, bleu cheese, ditalini pasta & olives. tossed in our homemade sweet mustard vinaigrette dressing
9.99
Santa Fe
chicken breast, romaine, roasted corn & black bean relish, tomato, grated monterey & cheddar cheese & tortilla strips. served with ranch dressing
9.99
Caesar
chicken breast, romaine, croutons & parmesan cheese. tossed with caesar dressing
9.99
Greek
chicken breast, romaine, cucumber, tomato, feta cheese, red onion, olives, pepperoncini, anchovies, bell pepper & homemade v&o dressing
11.5
Oriental
chicken breast, mixed greens, peapods, slivered almonds, chow mein noodles, mandarin oranges, cilantro & green onions. served with oriental sesame dressing
9.99
Apple Pecan
chicken breast, mixed greens, granny smith apples, spiced pecans, dried cranberries & blue cheese. tossed in our homemade balsamic vinaigrette dressing
10.5
Caribbean Mango
jerk chicken breast, mixed greens, mango salsa, apples, red onion, monterey & cheddar cheese, caribbean vinaigrette dressing
10.5
SALAD - HOUSE SALADS
choice of dressing: v&o, lite v&o, balsamic vinaigrette, sweet mustard vinaigrette, fat free raspberry vinaigrette, creamy garlic, ranch, honey mustard, french, oriental sesame, thousand island, bleu cheese, caesar & caribbean vinaigrette
Garden
mixed greens, tomato, cucumber, monterey jack cubes, green pepper & carrots
Regular4.99
Large5.99
Caesar
romaine, croutons & parmesan cheese. tossed with caesar dressing
5.75
Greek
romaine, cucumber, tomato, feta cheese, red onion, kalamata olives, pepperoncini & anchovies. served with our homemade v&o dressing
8.5
Julienne
mixed greens, tomato, cucumber, green pepper, ham, turkey, roast beef, american, swiss & chopped egg. choice of dressing
9.99
DINNERS - ENTREES
Barbecue Baby Back Ribs
tender baby back ribs flame seared with our famous BBQ sauce or rubbed with our Memphis style spice blend, served with choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread
Full Slab22.99
Half Slab15.5
Beef Tenderloin Kabobs
charbroiled with bell pepper & onion. served over pita bread with choice of potato or rice pilaf
15.5
Chicken Kabobs
charbroiled with green pepper & onion. served over pita bread with choice of potato or rice pilaf
12.99
BBQ Plate
choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread
Pulled Pork11.5
Beef Brisket12.5
Pulled Turkey11.5
BBQ Meatloaf
two slices of our house made meatloaf, flame seared with our famous bbq sauce, served with garlic mashed potatoes, corn on the cob & french bread
12.99
Chicken Breast Plate
grilled your style marinated, bbq, or cajun with roasted vegetables, choice of potato & french bread
11.75
DINNERS - FISH & PASTA
Shrimp Kabobs (Lemon Pepper or Cajun)
two shrimp skewers, charbroiled with bell pepper & onion. served over pita bread with choice of potato or rice pilaf
15.5
Jumbo Fried Shrimp
(6) lightly breaded shrimp, served with a choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread
12.99
Beer Battered Cod
(3) lightly breaded filets with a choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread
12.5
Caribbean Mango Salmon
8 oz filet broiled in a sweet chili marinade & topped with mango salsa, served with oven roasted vegetables, choice of potato & french bread
15.99
Lemon Herb Salmon
8 oz filet broiled in a lemon & olive oil marinade, served with oven roasted vegetables, choice of potato & french bread
14.99
Spaghetti
choice of homemade meat or marinara sauce & french bread
9.5
DINNERS - BBQ RIB COMBOS
Half Slab of Ribs and choice of:
BBQ Chicken
with choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread.
19.5
Jumbo Fried Shrimp
with choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread.
19.5
BBQ Pulled Pork
with choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread.
19.5
BBQ Beef Brisket
with choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread.
19.5
BBQ Pulled Turkey
with choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread.
19.5
DINNERS - ROTISSERIE CHICKEN
Barbecue
with choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread
1/2 Chicken11.75
1/4 Chicken8.25
Original
with choice of potato, cole slaw & french bread
1/2 Chicken11.75
1/4 Chicken8.25
Oreganato
half chicken in a lemon & olive oil marinade, served with choice of potato, french bread & soup or salad. additional charge for white meat only
14.5
SANDWICHES - PATIO'S FAMOUS BARBECUE
Pulled Pork
hickory smoked, smothered with our famous bbq sauce, served with a pickle spear
6.99
Beef Brisket
hickory smoked angus brisket, sliced & topped with our famous bbq sauce, served with a pickle spear
8.25
Pulled Turkey
hickory smoked all white meat turkey breast smothered in our famous bbq sauce, served with a pickle spear
6.99
SANDWICHES - GRILLED CHICKEN BREAST
Patio Original
chicken breast, lettuce, tomato & mayonnaise, served with a pickle spear
6.5
Buffalo
chicken breast, buffalo sauce, grilled onion, lettuce and tomato, served with a pickle spear
6.99
Monterey Chicken
grilled chicken breast topped with our famous bbq sauce, bacon & monterey jack cheese, served with a pickle spear
7.5
Ranchero
chicken breast, ranch dressing, bacon, lettuce & tomato, served with a pickle spear
7.5
Cajun
cajun spices, mushrooms, grilled onion, green pepper, monterey jack cheese, lettuce & tomato, served with a pickle spear
7.5
Greek Pita
chicken breast, lettuce, tomato, cucumber, onion, bell pepper & feta cheese, drizzled with v&o dressing
8.99
Fajita Pita
chicken breast, grilled red onion, bell pepper, melted swiss cheese, topped with lettuce, diced tomato, grated monterey & cheddar cheese
8.99
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Reviewed November 14, 2019

Well been to The Patio a few times and it's actually very good casual American dining that is not so expensive. I say this because if you would have eaten at Buffalo Wild Wings you would have to pay for tip or gratuity. I also...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

I have been dining at The Patio for years. It has always been my go-to for carry outs. The last three times have been a huge disappointment. I thought that it was a fluke so I kept trying it again, not anymore. The chicken has...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Absolutelysegway
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Needed a place to grab a bite to eat on a Friday night as we were headed back to Orland Park. The restaurant was clean and the employees very friendly. They welcomed us as we entered and also thanked us as we exited. The Jumbo...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank KRISTIN193
Reviewed April 11, 2019

When we cannot agree on a place to eat, The Patio is a frequent choice. They have great salads, soup, chicken and even fish. The restaurant is very clean and has friendly service at a reasonable price for families.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Deb A
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

This place has the best ribs anywhere around Chicago! The service is great. You stand in line to order and the food arrives almost as soon as you go sit down. They have a little bar where you can get Wine & Beer. The servers...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank carolehope
Reviewed December 23, 2018

The places is right on Rt 83 and easy to get in and out of their parking lot. The food was good, fast service and the order counter, and a short time until food was delivered to our table. Beer and wine are available at...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ted u
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Excellent wide menu selection featuring great Italian beef, chicken and BBQ. Dine in seating with partial table service makes it unique.,

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank arts677
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Have been going to Patio for years, it just keeps getting worse. The rib portion for the price is steep. The half slab was burnt crisp, all charred. The ribeye steak sandwich is such a rip-off, like $10 (no fries) for this small sandwich on...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Palikari
Reviewed August 5, 2018

We have been in this restaurant for more than ten years. We always enjoyed BBQ ribs and BBQ chicken. But they need to improve the quality of coleslaw, which was very poor in the past.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank kdoi2017
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We had the BBQ pulled turkey, fries and slaw. The fries and slaw was great! But the turkey was not hot, and didn’t taste very fresh. In the past, this restaurant has always been good, so I think it was just a ‘off’ night. Prices...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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