Press Room

  • June 25, 2015

    CHICAGO - Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises is excited to announce the opening of its new casual fried chicken restaurant, Big City Chicken, at the Midwest’s most popular leisure destination, Navy Pier! Opening tomorrow,Thursday, June 25, Big City Chicken joins other LEYE locations including Frankie’s by the Slice and Big Bowl Chinese Express in the Pier’s recently created food experience (former South Arcade). Created by Chef Tim Hockett, the chef/partner behind M Burger,...

  • June 25, 2015

    (CHICAGO) – Wow Bao, Lettuce Entertain You Enterprise's (LEYE) Fast Casual Asian concept, is excited to announce that this August, in partnership with Sodexo, they will offer their signature steamed buns on the campus of Kent State University. Beginning with the Fall 2015 semester, students hurrying to and from class will be able to enjoy Bao, a favorite portable snack throughout Asia, perfectly suited for those on the go. Wow Bao's eleven sweet and savory flavors will...

  • May 19, 2015

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    WHAT: Intro welcomes its next chef-in-residence, Erik Anderson, tonight, Thursday, May 14. Personally selected by Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises’ founder Rich Melman and Chef/ Partner Matthew Kirkley. Anderson will cook at Intro through July, collaborating with Rich Melman and the Intro team to create a concept reflective of his style.

    Intro is a “...

  • April 9, 2015

    Intro Announces ‘Rising Star Chef’ Dinner Series
    Co-hosted by SAVEUR

    Benefiting The James Beard Foundation
    Multi-course collaborative menu will feature ‘Rising Star Chef’ nominees
    Jessica Largey and Ari Taymor, as well as Intro chefs and friends

    CHICAGO – April 8, 2015 – Rich Melman, founder of Lettuce Entertain You and recipient of this year’s...