moving to our present location in 1986, Fresh Starts
has evolved from a gourmet food store and carry out
to a full service restaurant and catering service.
Nestled in historic Old Flossmoor, Illinois, Fresh
Starts has a quaint, European Cafe atmosphere. Over
the years we have matured and expanded slowly, always
with the ultimate pleasure of the customer as our
Our small, intimate restaurant seats up to 60 people
for gourmet lunch, or an exquisite dinner. We have
a full-service, off-premise catering service featuring
enticing, unusual foods and skilled, professional
Fresh Starts has garnered award after award for its
fabulous recipes prepared with skill and creativity.
We have received rave reviews in Chicago Tribune,
Star Newspaper, Daily Southtown, Chicago Magazine
and Sun Times. Savor a meal at Fresh Starts and you’ll
understand why we draw diners from the entire Chicagoland
page to read reviews.
And starting in September
2009, Fresh Starts is proud to offer Timber Creek
Farms Organics, local farm-grown items that are the
freshest in the area. Make sure to ask your server
about details for each entree's ingredients. Or, for
your home-cooked meals, place a delivery order at