Dining out: Raise a glass at Oktoberfests, Oartoberfest, Rumtoberfest & more
Bub City joins in the Oktoberfest fun with its own two-week-long celebration from Saturday, Sept. 22, to Sunday, Oct. 7. Take advantage of German-inspired food and drink specials including housemade brats and sausages, Bavarian pretzels with beer cheese, and lots of craft Oktoberfest beers from local breweries. Don’t miss out on the festive giveaways, too. Bub City is at 5441 Park Place, Rosemont, (847) 261-0399 or bub-city.com/rosemont/.
Fall Harvest Wine Dinner
Mon Ami Gabi executive chef Bruce Williams will debut the flavors of the season during a multicourse Fall Harvest Wine Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25. Dishes will include local burrata paired with a sparkling Touraine rosé; sea scallops paired with a Vouvray clos de Rougemont; bacon-studded monkfish paired with a Reuilly Gris; Classic beef Wellington paired with a Chinon domain dozon; and roasted pear and walnut frangipane tart paired with a sparkling Vouvray. It’s $80 plus tax and gratuity. Reservations required. Mon Ami Gabi is at 260 Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook, (630) 472-1900 or monamigabi.com/oak-brook/.