Lakeview Pantry Sheridan Market

Thank you for visiting Lakeview Pantry!

We understand that coming to a food pantry for the first time can sometimes be a difficult or confusing experience, but at Lakeview Pantry, we do our best to make you feel welcome and comfortable.

Are you a new client? Save time by pre-registering here!

Important COVID-19 Notes

  • Lakeview Pantry has modified its food distribution model in response to COVID-19. Click here to learn more

  • Please be advised, you must be wearing a mask to receive services. Thank you for your cooperation and helping us keep our staff, volunteers and other clients safe!

We believe you deserve to eat well and eat what you want. Come visit us and find the food you need.

Areas of Eligibility

Until further notice, we do not have service area boundaries during the COVID-19 pandemic and are serving residents from throughout Chicago.

We serve our neighbors throughout Chicago whose incomes are below certain guidelines. We do NOT require proof of income but you will sign an official form that states you meet the guidelines. Learn more about requirements and eligibility.

Sheridan Market

3945 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 525-1777

Monthly Food Distribution Hours:
Mon, Wed, Fri: 11am – 4pm
Tues & Thur: 4pm – 7pm
Saturday: 10:30am – 3pm

Tuesday, Nov. 3
for staff retreat
Nov. 26 – 29 for Thanksgiving
Dec. 24 – 27 for Christmas
Dec. 31 – Jan. 3 for New Year


Each family can expect 50-100 lbs of food once a month.

The food we distribute changes every day, but you will always find a selection of frozen meat, fresh produce, dairy, eggs, milk, bread, canned good and dry goods. Amount of food received is based on family size and needs.


Come back every week for fresh bread and produce.

Plus, you leave every visit with fresh flowers to brighten up your week.

Get the Food You Like and Need

When you come to the Sheridan Market, you’ll receive safely packed, pre-packaged groceries, making sure you get what you need and want. Our offerings include:

  • Healthy dairy products, including milk and cheese
  • A wide variety of meats
  • High-quality fresh vegetables from our partners
  • Personal hygiene products
  • Flowers at the end of every visit

We can’t wait for you to visit us!

We NEVER turn anyone in need away on the first visit, even if they are not in our eligibility zone. We’ll work with you to find the nearest site for you. ANYONE is welcome to take advantage of our mental health and social services.

“I get the help I need to improve the lives of my whole family. After I pay my rent and utility bills, I have nothing left over. Lakeview Pantry made it possible for me to feed my girls and have enough left over to pay for my car repairs.”

Lakeview Pantry Client

Get Food at the Sheridan Market Location.

With multiple food distribution programs that deliver more than 2.8 million pounds of food to our neighbors each year and social services that help clients achieve independence, Lakeview Pantry aims to end hunger for good. Get help today!

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