Old Irving Park

Chicago, Illinois


Old Irving Park is a quiet and unique neighborhood on Chicago's Northwest Side, dotted with vintage buildings and architecture. The historic nature of the neighborhood melds with Irving Park's established confidence to create a community that blends the old and the new, all while providing easy transportation options and access to schools.

Homes in Old Irving Park

Where To Live

A wide variety of homes can be found in Old Irving Park, including classic Chicago bungalows, brick two-flats, modern condominiums, and spacious estates. Residents in the northeast corner may have to contend with traffic and noise, but they are also closer to the Blue Line, Metra, and Kennedy Expressway for an easier commute. Further south, the neighborhood tends to be quieter with plenty of tree cover and beautiful landscaping.

Around Old Irving Park

Where To Eat

Sabatino’s has wowed diners for decades with their heaping portions of old-school Italian cuisine. Another favorite in the neighborhood is Smoque BBQ, whose made-from-scratch sauces and smoked meats have customers lining up out the door. Mexican, Moroccan, and Thai restaurants can also be found in Old Irving Park’s eclectic dining scene.

Friday Night Fun

Old Irving Park is not necessarily the city’s liveliest neighborhood on a Friday night, but for its residents, this is a good thing. They simply hop on a Blue Line train to Wicker Park or the Loop when they’re looking for a big night out. However, Old Irving Park does have a handful of humble bars and pubs that always have a game on and occasionally host DJ nights.

The Perfect Sunday

You'll be able to have the ideal lazy Sunday in Old Irving Park thanks to its slower pace. After breaking the fast with a hearty brunch, take the afternoon to stroll through the neighborhood. Call up a friend to shoot some hoops at Kilbourn Park or simply relax under a tree with a good book.

Living Here

Locals Love

Strong sense of community • Historic architecture • Access to highways to and from downtown • Access to CTA trains and buses • Abundance of single-family homes

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Where old and new meet

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