East Garfield Park

Chicago, Illinois


East Garfield Park is a West Side Chicago community where city life meets serenity. With its sister community, West Garfield Park, to the west, the neighborhood takes its name from the nearby Garfield Park, a Chicago Public Park that comprises 20% of this collective area. Situated near state-of-the-art hospitals and a world-class university, East Garfield Park is very much an up-and-coming area.

Homes in East Garfield Park

Where To Live

East Garfield Park is serviced by the CTA Blue and Green Line trains and a number of CTA buses. The Eisenhower Expressway also cuts through this neighborhood, so it is very easily accessible by public transportation and personal vehicles. An all-around affordable neighborhood, East Garfield Park gets pricier the closer one gets to the Loop.

Around East Garfield Park

Where To Eat

If you like soul food, barbecue or Asian cuisine, this is the neighborhood for you. East Garfield Park’s culinary scene has deep roots in family-style, traditional dining, and is a destination for those seeking some down-home cooking. And if you're craving a cheeseburger, nearby Fifth City offers much in the way of American classics.

Friday Night Fun

Get your fill of local fare at a soul food joint, then take the short trip over to the United Center on Madison Avenue for a sporting event or concert.

The Perfect Sunday

Visit the Garfield Park Conservatory, one of the largest botanical conservatories in the United States. Rain or shine, this glass-encased garden inside the park feels like a trip to a tropical paradise year-round. Then, take a brewery or distillery tour nearby and grab some spirits to relax with at home.

Living Here

Locals Love

The Garfield Park Fieldhouse • Proximity to downtown • A sense of community

Homes for Sale

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Chicago - West

Humboldt Park

Where community is king

West Town

A little bit of everything


All the people live here

East Garfield Park

Stop by the conservatory

West Garfield Park

Tight-knit through change

Ukrainian Village

Where hip meets historic

East Village

Residential with urban access

Noble Square

Small but proud

Near West Side

Make the Bulls your neighbors


Great parks, even better 'hood

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