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Illinois Beyond the Farm...

More Sources for Grass-fed Products


Do you know a store, restaurant or market that belongs on this list? Please send us an e-mail so we can spread the word!

FARMERS MARKETS

Note: Many farmers markets are seasonal. To find more information about specific markets, check the USDA's state by state list.

ALTON

Alton Farmers Market
West Third Street
Alton, IL
SSBackwards Longhorn Meats (Saturdays, 8am-noon)

BLOOMINGTON

Downtown Bloomington Farmers Market
Saturdays, May-October
On the Square in Downtown Bloomington
Bloomington, IL
Dearing Country Farms

BRIGHTON

Brighton Farmers Market
Brighton, IL
Wednesdays, 4-8pm
SSBackwards Longhorn Meats

CHICAGO

Emptybottle Farmers Market
1035 N. Western Ave
Chicago, IL

Portage Park Farmers Market
4100 N Long Avenue
Chicago, IL

DECATUR

Saturday Produce Market
Saturdays, 7am - noon, to mid-October
Shilling parking lot
Richland Community College.
Decatur, IL

MUNDELEIN

Mundelein Farmers Market
Opens June 3, 2011, 3–7pm
Downtown Mundelein, one block South of Illinois Route 176 and one block East of Illinois Route 45.
Mundelein, IL

URBANA

Urbana Market at the Square
Saturdays, 7am–12 noon, May–November
Corner of Illinois & Vine Streets
400 S. Vine St.
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 384-2319
Grass-finished meats, pastured eggs, fresh vegetables.

WOODSTOCK

Woodstock Farmers Market
8am–1pm, Tuesdays & Saturdays, May-Oct
Historic Woodstock Square
Woodstock, IL

RESTAURANTS

BARTLETT

2Toots Train Whistle Grill
203 Main Street
Bartlett, IL
(630) 213-6700
Tallgrass Beef Company - 100% grassfed burgers, hotdogs, chili.

CHICAGO

The Butchers Tap
3553 N Southport Avenue
Chicago IL 60657
(773) 325-0123

Charlie Trotter's
816 West Armitage Avenue
Chicago IL
(773) 248-6228
Tallgrass Beef

Frontera Grill
445 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL
(312) 661-1434
Tallgrass Beef

Grass Fed
1721 N Damen Ave
(between Wabansia and Willow)
Chicago, IL
(773) 342-6000

Harry Caray's, Downtown
33 West Kinzie Street
Chicago IL
(312) 828-0966
Tallgrass Beef

Schuba's Tavern/Harmony Grill
3159 North Southport
Chicago IL 60657
(773) 525-2508
Tallgrass Beef

Topolobampo
445 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL
(312) 661-1434
Tallgrass Beef

CRYSTAL LAKE

Duke's Alehouse and Kitchen
110 North Main Street
Crystal Lake, IL
(815) 356-9980

GLEN ELLYN

2Toots Train Whistle Grill
450 N Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL
(630) 058-4300
Tallgrass Beef Company - 100% grassfed burgers, hotdogs, chili

NORTHBROOK

Prairie Grass Cafe
601 Skokie Valley Boulevard
Northbrook IL 60062
(847) 205-4433
Tallgrass Beef

PALESTINE

Main Street Bistro
110 South Main Street
Palestine, IL
(618) 586-2500
Flying S Beef

ROCKFORD

Giovanni's Restaurant
610 North Bell School Road
Rockford,IL
(815) 398-6411
Q7 Ranch

ROSEMONT

Harry Caray's, Rosemont
O'Hare International Center
10233 West Higgins Road
Rosemont IL
(847) 699-1200
Tallgrass Beef

STORES

ARTHUR

Das Schlacht Haus
1758 E County Road 1900 N
Arthur IL 61911
(217) 543-5178
Flying S Beef

BLOOMINGTON

Common Ground Grocery
516 N Main Street
Bloomington, IL
(309) 829-2621
Dearing Country Farm

CHAMPAIGN

Common Ground Food Co-op
610 E Springfield Avenue
Champaign, IL
(217) 352-3347
Dearing Country Farms

County Market
2901 West Kirby
Champaign, IL
(217) 351-8600
US Wellness Meats (MO)

DECATUR

Country Nutrition
645 W Pershing Road
Decatur, IL
(217) 877-6466
Rainbow Family Farm (eggs)

Mari-Mann Herb Company
1405 Mari-Mann Lane
Decatur, IL
(217) 429-1404
Rainbow Family Farm (eggs)

EVANSTON

Foodstuffs in Evanston
2106 Central Street
Evanston IL
(847) 328-7704
Tallgrass Beef

HIGHLAND PARK

Sunset Foods - Highland Park
1812 Green Bay Road
Highland Park IL
(847) 432-5500
Tallgrass Beef

HOMER GLEN

Fresh from the Farm Co-op
See description at the bottom of this page under Buying Clubs

JOLIET

For the Good of It
3135 West Jefferson St
Joliet, IL
(815) 744-7659
US Wellness Meats (MO)

LAKE FOREST

Foodstuffs in Lake Forest
225 Westminster Avenue
Lake Forest IL 60045
(847) 234-8380
Tallgrass Beef

Sunset Foods - Lake Forest
825 South Waukegan Road
Lake Forest IL
(847) 234-8380
Tallgrass Beef

NORTHBROOK

Sunset Foods - Northbrook
1127 Church Street
Northbrook IL
(847) 272-7700
Tallgrass Beef

PEORIA

Naturally Yours Grocery
4700 North University
Peoria, IL
(309) 692-4448
US Wellness Meats (MO)

ROCKFORD

Choices Natural Market
6551 E Riverside Blvd
Rockford IL
Trails's End Organic Farm

SPRINGFIELD

Food Fantasies
1512 West Wabash
Springfield, IL 62704
(217) 793-8009

URBANA

County Market
1819 Philo Road
Urbana, IL
(217) 337-0210
US Wellness Meats (MO)

Strawberry Fields
306 W Springfield Avenue
Urbana, IL
(217) 328-1655
Dearing Country Farms


BUYING CLUBS or Other Location/Group Delivery Options

In a typical buying club, farmers consolidate orders from a number of customers and deliver them to a central location, typically a customer’s home. If you want to join a buying club in your area, contact the appropriate people below:

Apple Family Farm, McCordsville IN, delivers to buying clubs in Ohio, Illinois, Kentucky and Tennessee. Contact them directly for more information.

Broad Branch Farm, Ltd., Chillicothe, IL., (beef, chickens, eggs, vegetables, pork) is willing to work with buying clubs. Contact them directly for more information.

Flying S Beef now has home delivery. They arepartnering with Hasselmann Farms who will deliver their beef each month to homes in Champaign, Bloomington, Naperville, Elgin, Fox Lake, Schaumburg, Evanston, Aurora, Downers Grove and everywhere in between. Check out their website or call or e-mail them for more information.

Fresh from the Farm Co-op provides local, organic, grass fed beef, pork, pastured chickens, pastured eggs, raw milk, cream, and other raw dairy products. Raw honey and bee pollen is also available as well as organic produce in the summer months. Foods are provided fresh on a weekly basis from a Southwest suburban location They currently serve over 300 families from all areas of the Chicago metro.

Jordan Creek Farm has delivery points in the Chicago area where they deliver several times a year, and can arrange delivery if they have several orders in one location. Check their website for more information.

Stutzman Family Farm (formerly MooGrass Farms, Inc.) is a food co-op offering raw milk dairy, pastured eggs, and beef for pickup in Wheaton, IL. Visit their website to see order deadlines, pickup dates, and product availability.

Wallace Farms utilizes the “Buying Club” approach, which allows our customers to pre-order a wide variety of foods. We ship to all 50 states and currently offer pick-ups at the following locations: For more information, contact us at Wallace Farms, (515) 480-8763, send us an e-mail, or visit our website.

  • ILLINOIS: Chicago (Downtown), Naperville–NEW WAREHOUSE! (Western Chicagoland); Wauconda (NW Chicagoland).

  • IOWA: Ankeny, Ames, Cedar Rapids, Clive, Des Moines (Downtown), Johnston, and Iowa City.
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