The Roost Carolina Kitchen

Fried Chicken, Southern / Soul
455 N Milwaukee Ave (at N Union St)
Chicago, IL 60654
9:00am - 9:00pm
9:00am - 9:00pm
9:00am - 9:00pm
9:00am - 9:00pm
9:00am - 9:00pm
9:00am - 9:00pm
9:00am - 3:00pm



  • When they're close by get there quick, you don't want to miss the biscuits and they can run out fast.
  • The Roost is consistently one of my favorite food trucks. The chicken is some of the best in the city. The staff is friendly, and remember me each time. I will go out of my way for this place.
  • don't feel bad ordering the original, it still has a kick to it.
  • Omg the best chicken I have had year to date, the spicy chicken sandwich is everything. Mac b cheese was great and it's a byob so bring your own libations
  • The fried chicken & biscuits are so good here (I'm from the south so I know good biscuits)! My Grubhub order even came with jelly packets - talk about biscuit heaven...
  • Fried chicken was great, not really a fan of the slaw
  • Nashville Hot Chicken wasn't really that spicy, but it was tender and had a good kick.
  • The chicken duh
  • the chicken is amazing! get part of a bird as well as a biscuit and some awesomely spicy Mac and cheese!
  • Every thing
  • Amazing fried chicken biscuit.
  • CHICKEN. BISCUIT. (any day/time) One, if not THE best shacks in town
  • CHICKEN. BISCUIT. (any day/time)
  • Tasty chicken but expensive. Portions are small.
  • Please visit Clark and Monroe more often. I need a roost fix at least once or twice (or 5 X's) a week.
  • Spicy chicken on Biscuits with Cheddar and pickles. Ridiculously amazing.
  • Spicy chicken sandwich is quite good. Also get a biscuit!
  • Owner Joe Scroggs learned how to fry up chicken from his family in North Carolina and in a city of Northerners with many a mediocre fried bird, his is the real deal. Try: the Nashville Hot.
  • Spicy chicken sandwich is the best!
  • Spicy chicken, peach cobbler, and biscuits are fantastic!

Nearby places

370 N Desplaines St