Have you ever had a dish so delicious that it evokes memories and transports you to another place? At HMD Bar & Grill, we strive to do just that. We purchase the freshest ingredients from local artisans who share our passion for quality and craftsmanship. Along with the bar at Chicago Ridge, we take you on a culinary journey where each dish tells a story of collaboration.
Sourcing the Freshest Ingredients From Local Farms
Finding the freshest ingredients is the heart of а’s culinary philosophy. That’s why we source all our produce, meats, and artisanal goods from local farmers and purveyors we know and trust.
Our microgreens, heirloom tomatoes, and leafy greens come from. The rich, mineral-dense soil and sustainable practices mean everything harvested is packed with flavor. You’ll taste the difference in our salads and shareable sides.
The humanely-raised chickens, grass-fed beef, and pork . We’ve worked with this fourth-generation butcher for years and stand behind their commitment to animal welfare and traditional butchery techniques.
Many of our cheeses, breads, and pastries are crafted by area artisans using old-world methods. The bread alone comes from two bakeries using wild yeasts and stone ovens for a perfect crust and open crumb structure.
At HMD Bar & Grill, we believe that sourcing locally and building relationships results in an authentic dining experience you can feel good about. Our collaboration with regional farmers and food makers allows us to create soulful, flavorful fare and support our community. Every bite celebrates the terroir and tells a story of partnership. We invite you to taste the difference.
Signature Cocktails Crafted With Artisanal Spirits
To craft cocktails as memorable as our dishes, we collaborate with local artisanal distillers. Their small-batch spirits, born of passion and patience, inspire our bartenders’ creativity.
Collaborating with local artisans who share our values of quality, craftsmanship and community allows us to create cocktails as distinct as they are delicious. Their small-batch spirits, born of passion and patience, inspire our bartenders’ creativity. Raise a glass and taste the difference artisanal ingredients make. Our cocktails are a toast to the artisans, alchemists and craftspeople keeping tradition alive.
Quality Ingredients: The Heart of Every Dish
To craft culinary excellence, we source only the highest quality ingredients from trusted local partners. Our collaboration brings authentic flavors, comfort, and harmony to each plate.
Their lettuces, tomatoes, and herbs are picked at the peak of ripeness, so you’ll taste the difference in every salad and garnish.
Cheeses made from fattening cow’s milk. Their soft chevre, aged cheddar and creamy camembert melt in your mouth and pair perfectly with our homemade jams and mustards.
OOur beef, chicken and pork are sourced from farms. Their commitment to quality and ethical practices results in cuts that are more flavorful and nutritious. We proudly use their products in dishes such as braised short ribs, grilled chicken paillard and BBQ back ribs.
The seafood company supplies us with the freshest catch harvested using sustainable methods. Through close partnerships with local producers, we achieve high-quality ingredients that form the foundation of unforgettable meals. Our collaboration brings true flavor, comfort and consistency to every meal. Quality ingredients from trusted partners are at the heart of every meal at HMD Bar & Grill.
So now you know the story behind the scenes – the story of collaboration that makes HMD Bar & Grill a destination for those looking for an authentic culinary experience. Collaborating with local artisans allows us to create dishes that nourish your soul as much as your body. Their craftsmanship and our shared values provide a burst of delicious comfort food with every bite. When you dine with us, you are part of this story. You get to taste the fruits of relationships built on passion, creativity and community. Our journey together continues, so come along on this journey to try it out with us. There are still so many stories to be told, and we can’t wait for you to be a part of them.