Press Room

  • September 9, 2016

    Intro is welcoming Jonah Reider, of New York City’s Pith, to Chicago starting Thursday, September 15. Reider will work under the mentorship of Intros’ Executive Chef Stephen Gillanders during his month-long tenure with the restaurant.

    We are excited to not only announce that reservations for his exclusive supper club experience go live Friday, September 9 at noon, but also unveil a first-look of his menu, which he describes as refined yet improvisational, highly seasonal and eclectic...

  • August 29, 2016

     Beginning Thursday, September 15
    Reservations for Limited Seating Communal Supper Club Experience Will Be Made Available to Intro Email List Subscribers


    CHICAGO – Intro welcomes Jonah Reider, of New York City's Pith, to Chicago for a limited one-month engagement. Working under the mentorship of Executive Chef Stephen Gillanders, Reider—a cook, event curator and entrepreneur who opened his own restaurant out of his dorm room...

  • August 2, 2016

     The 28th Annual Oyster Fest Presented by Shaw's Crab House Combines Seafood and Live Music in Downtown Chicago

    (Chicago, IL) – Oyster Fest Presented by Shaw’s Crab House returns to Chicago on Friday, September 30, 2016 from 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at the corner of Hubbard St. and Rush St. in River North. More than 3,000 guests are expected at this year’s Festival which combines live music from...

  • June 30, 2016


    Chef CJ Jacobson and Lettuce Entertain You Open Mediterranean Restaurant with a Californian Influence

    CHICAGO, IL. – June 30, 2016 – Ēma, a Mediterranean restaurant showcasing Chef CJ Jacobson’s lighter California style of cooking is now open in River North (74 W. Illinois St.).  The concept was created by Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises’ Founder Rich Melman, Executive Partner Marc Jacobs and Chef /...