We connect you to your markets.

Local Foods is Chicago’s first wholesaler of exclusively-local food, including a full range of produce, meat, dairy, grains and more from the Midwest’s finest farmers.

With Local Foods, you’ll get the best local ingredient available, you’ll know the source of every product you enjoy, and you’ll be strengthening our regional food system keeping keep more money in the local economy.

Access hundreds of farm-direct products

with one delivery, one invoice.

We forage for you.

If we don’t stock it, we can find it.

Let us build your farmer relationships.

Confidently sell farm-direct products, and the stories behind them, from folks who know food and farming.

If it grows in the Midwest, we sell it.

We work with a range of farmers practicing conventional or organic methods to offer fresh, local food at price points to meet your needs. Our meat is custom processed and we offer value-added products that can be used in large kitchens to save time and labor.

Are you a farmer or producer needing distribution?

1427 W Willow

(312) 432-6575


Monday – Friday: 10 AM – 7 PM
Saturday + Sunday: 10 AM – 6 PM

our family of brands

Bringing you the best of the Midwest

Dedicated to the art and craft of butchery

Superior food, service and management

Root for your local tomato

Essential Information

1427 W. Willow
Chicago IL 60642
312 432-6575

Store Hours

Monday 10am-7pm
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: 10am-7pm
Friday: 10am-7pm
Saturday & Sunday 10am-6pm

Available cuts, Sausage, Charcuterie, and special orders

Local Foods distributes products for independent producers—can we distribute yours?

all about our family of brands, and how we define “local”

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