In The Restaurants

Here’s Where to Brunch this Weekend

Oct 18, 2017

If you’re anything like us, you plan your weekend around brunch. Here is your guide to all of our restaurants who offer brunch, from make-your-own bloody mary bars to nurse your hangover to stocked brunch buffets and more.

Happy brunching!

 

CHICAGOLAND

 

Brunch pizza, yogurt with fruit, waffles and breakfast sandwiches are the brunch spread at Stella Barra
Brunch spread at Stella Barra Pizzeria

 

Beatrix
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: Fulton Market: 312-733-0370; River North: 312-284-1377; Streeterville: 312-642-0001
Beatrix is one of the buzziest brunch destinations in the city! This neighborhood restaurant was named one of Chicago’s Best Brunches by Chicago Magazine in 2015, and features dishes such as Quinoa Cakes with Poached Eggs, Light & Fluffy Lemon Pancakes, and Braised Pot Roast & Egg Sandwich. While you enjoy, sip on a fresh-squeezed juice, a Boozy Banana Joe or a Nitro coffee to keep your day going. One piece of advice: don’t forget the Brown Sugar Bacon.  To check out the full Beatrix brunch menu, click here.

 

WHEN: Weekend Brunch 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-610-4200
Dive into Bub City’s classic Southern brunch every Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Choose from decadent brunch options like Fried Chicken & Waffles and Brisket Benedict, or tackle Bub City’s Brunch & Three. Be sure to wash it down with a variety of offerings from the Make-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar! To view the brunch menu and make reservations, please visit bub-city.com.

 

Bloody mary's from Bub city's bloody mary bar with a lot of garnishes
Make-your-own bloody mary at Bub City 

Bub City – Rosemont
WHEN: Sundays, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-261-0399
Dive into Bub City’s classic Southern brunch every Sunday from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Choose from decadent brunch options like Fried Chicken & Waffles and Brisket Benedict, and wash it down with a variety of offerings from the Make-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar! To view the brunch menu and make reservations, please visit bub-city.com.

 

Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba!
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-935-5000
Want the perfect mix of sweet and savory for brunch? Brunch tapas let you indulge in both. With pintxos such as Deviled Egg with Bacon, Short Stack of Pancakes and a Waffle-Battered Chicken Stick, as well as a variety of brunch tapas, egg dishes, omelettes and waffles, all your breakfast favorites are on the menu. Plus, take a trip to our Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar and add condiments, hot sauces and all the fixins’ you can imagine. View the brunch menu here.

 

WHEN: Weekend Brunch 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-527-5586
Enjoy a Mediterranean-style brunch at Ema! Chef CJ Jacobson serves up favorites including Grapefruit BruleeLamb Ragu & Baked Egg, Kefta & Eggs and Blueberry Clafoutis. Select spreads and mezze plates are also available in addition to Mediterranean riffs on brunch cocktails like the signature Bloody Mary and more. Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling the restaurant. Take a look at the full brunch menu, click here.

 

Eggs, rice and lamb kefta from Ema's brunch menu
Ema’s Kefta & Eggs 

 

Hub 51
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-828-0051
Stop into Hub 51 and enjoy the weekend brunch, which offers something for everyone, ranging from the Surfers’ Breakfast Burrito and Cinnamon Roll Pancakes to Pulled Chicken Nachos and a variety of salads and other “Not Breakfast” items. Choose from an array of unique brunch cocktails, like the Barrel-Aged Red Eye with Whistle Pig whiskey with maple and cold-pressed coffee or the Cereal Milk made with bourbon, almond milk and Cocoa Puffs. To view the brunch menu and make reservations, please visit hub51chicago.com.

 

Giant stack of blueberry pancakes from Hub 51's brunch menu
Pancake’s at Hub 51

 

Mon Ami Gabi – Chicago
WHEN: Sunday Brunch 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-348-8886
French favorites like our Creme Brulee French Toast, Chocolate Waffles, Bacon Quiche, and Omelette Lorraine make for a perfect Sunday brunch spread. Guests can mix and match DIY sparkling cocktails for the table, or warm up with a bowl-ful of coffee. Looking for lunch? The “Not Breakfast” section of the menu is sure to satisfy, with options like classic Steak Frites and the Croque Madame. Plus, Mon Ami Gabi’s special kids brunch menu makes brunch a family affair. For the full brunch menu and kids brunch menu, click here.

 

Mon Ami Gabi – Oak Brook
WHEN: Saturday Brunch 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM; Sunday Brunch 10:30 AM-3:00 PM
CONTACT: 630-472-1900
French favorites like our Creme Brulee French Toast, Chocolate Waffles, Classic Quiche Lorraine, and Chicken and Mushroom Crêpe make for a perfect weekend brunch spread. Guests can mix and match DIY sparkling cocktails for the table, or warm up with a bowl-ful of coffee. Looking for lunch? The “Not Breakfast” section of the menu is sure to satisfy, with options like classic Steak Frites and the Croque Monsieur. For the full brunch menu, click here.

 

Osteria Via Stato
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-643-8450
Osteria Via Stato offers an Italian-style brunch that is not to be missed. Chef David DiGregorio’s menu includes savory dishes like Smoked Salmon Platter with creme fresh, capers, red onion and toasted ciabatta, Baked Chicken Hash with Slagel Farm eggs and housemade sausage and vegetable strata, which are complemented by sweets like Ciabatta French Toast with fresh berries and Pistachio Cake. Enjoy the Build-Your-Own Bellini Bar with fresh, seasonal fruit purees or the refreshing Sgroppino with housemade lemon sorbetto, vodka and prosecco. View the brunch menu here. Want to learn more about Osteria’s brunch? Here’s why it should be your go-to spot in River North.

 

Oyster Bah
WHEN: Friday 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Saturday & Sunday 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-248-3000
Oyster Bah has sunk its anchor into the Lincoln Park brunch scene. The restaurant offers an early start happy hour all brunch long featuring $4 Four Lettuce Hot Sauce Michelada, $8 Bah’s Famous Bloody Mary’s and more. Bah offers a mix of fresh seafood and oysters along with signature brunch favorites like Seaside’s Chicken & Waffles with Four Letter Hot Sauce, Super Food Omelette with whipped egg whites, shaved cauliflower, shaved broccoli, avocado, puffed quinoa, baby kale and feta salad, Fried Oyster Benedict, and more. View the brunch menu here.

 

Oyster Bah's Fried Chicken & Waffles with Four Lettuce Hot Sauce Syrup
Oyster Bah’s Fried Chicken & Waffles with Four Lettuce Hot Sauce Syrup

 

Reel Club – Oak Brook
WHEN: Sunday Brunch 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 630-368-9400
Make Reel Club your Sunday brunch destination and join us for a generous, fresh seafood and salad buffet, boasting items such as shrimp cocktail, oysters Rockefeller, assorted sushi, smoked fish and Alaskan king crab. Choose from a collection of carved meats, create-your-own omelette and a waffle station complete with all of the fixings. Don’t forget to save room for dessert, which includes an ice cream sundae bar and a variety of mini desserts. Brunch also includes champagne or mimosas. The menu is priced at $39.95 per person, plus tax (gratuity not included) For more information or to make a reservation, please click here.

 

RJ Grunts
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-929-5363
Lincoln Park institution, R.J. Grunts, serves up an “All-U-Can-Eat Weekend Brunch” every Saturday and Sunday, with items ranging from Pecan Bread Pudding French Toast and Mini Belgian Waffles to Grunts’ Thick-Cut Bacon, Scrambled Eggs, and Yogurt & Granola for just $15.95. As always, the world famous salad bar will be available (and included in the price!). Be sure to come hungry, and don’t forget to top off the meal with $5 Bloody Marys and Mimosas. Visit rjgruntschicago.com or call 773-929-5363 to make your reservation today.

 

Saranello’s
WHEN: Sunday 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-777-6878
Saranello’s Champagne Sunday Brunch Buffet is not for the faint of appetite. Enjoy the Omelette Station with more than 15 ingredient options, and a Carvery Station with hand-sliced New York Strip Steak and Honey Roasted Turkey, fresh seafood like House-smoked Whitefish and Citrus Cured Salmon. For those with a sweet tooth, Belgian Waffles and Challah French Toast will hit the spot plus an endless array of mini desserts. Champagne and Mimosas are included or sip on $5 bloody’s from the Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar. The brunch is $34.95 per person, children under 12 are half price, plus tax (gratuity not included). For reservations, call 847-777-6878.

 

Shaw’s Crab House – Chicago
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-527-2722
Shaw’s Crab House is known for their brunch buffet stocked with a selection of sweet and savory menu items including Steamed King Crab Legs and Roasted Beef Tenderloin, a build-your-own omelet and waffle station, a cold seafood bar and more. The Grand Buffet offers Maryland-style Crab Cakes and Lobster Mac & Cheese, and an enormous Sweets Tables. Brunch is priced at $59 for adults, $10 for kids ages 7-12, and kids 6 and under eat free, plus tax (gratuity not included). View the brunch menu here.

 

Shaw's brunch spread including sushi, oysters, crab legs, lox, waffles and a lot more to enjoy.
The epic brunch spread at Shaw’s Chicago

Shaw’s Crab House – Schaumburg
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM
CONTACT: 847-517-2722
Suburban diners won’t want to miss the brunch buffet at Shaw’s, featuring a menu stocked full of brunch favorites and Shaw’s signatures. Start with our  Signature Bloody Mary or Traditional Mimosa and then enjoy Baked Glazed Ham, King Crab Quiche, Lobster Bisque, cold seafood and salad dishes, and of course dessert. Brunch is priced at $45 for adults, $10 for kids ages 7-12 and kids 6 and under eat free, plus tax (gratuity not included). View the brunch menu here.

Summer House Santa Monica
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-634-4100
Enjoy delectable dishes from our ever-changing brunch menu such as the Santa Monica Egg White Omelette with shaved turkey breast and tomato-avocado salsa or Our Very Nice Caramelized French Toast. Looking for lunch? Selections of handcrafted sandwiches, salads and a variety of tacos will be available as well. We’ve got plenty of brunch cocktails and mocktails, a special menu for kids, and plenty of sweets, treats and coffees from our Market. Soak up the sun no matter the season with our glass ceiling in the main dining room. View the full brunch menu here. Advanced reservations for weekend brunch are recommended.

 

Signature Avocado Toast at Summer House Santa Monica
Signature Avocado Toast at Summer House Santa Monica

 

Stella Barra Pizzeria
WHEN: Weekend Brunch Buffet 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-634-4101
Enjoy our weekend brunch buffet featuring Roasted Corn & Poblano Egg Enchiladas, Warm Brioche Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding, Caramelized French Toast, Charred Tomatoes & Cheddar Cheese Stratta, Yogurt Parfaits with granola and fresh berries and more – unlimited for $19.95 per guest, plus tax (gratuity not included). Bringing the whole family? Kids 10 & under can enjoy the buffet (and special pancake bar) for free. We have $5 bloody marys, bellinis and mimosas, as well as sweets, treats and coffees from the Market counter. View the full brunch selection here.

 

Tallboy Taco
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-488-4917
Spice up your brunch this weekend with an array of Mexican and Latin dishes, creative cocktails and a live DJ spinning beats all day long. Breakfast dishes include Steak & Egg Tacos, Smoked Brisket & Egg SkilletHuevos Rancheros and more. For those with a sweet tooth, Banana French Toast with Tres Leches is a favorite. Looking for lunch? Ten tacos, Mexican-inspired and more can also be enjoyed. Sip on Mimosa bottle service tableside or $5 by-the-glass.  View the brunch menu here. And, if you still need some convincing, check out five reason’s why you should make Tallboy your next brunch plan.

 

Churro donuts at Tallboy Taco served at brunch
Churro Donuts at Tallboy Taco

 

Wildfire – Lincolnshire
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 11:15 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-279-7900
Enjoy Wildfire weekend brunch every Saturday and Sunday from 11:15 AM to 2:00 PM, in addition to our regular lunch menu (excluding select holidays). Enjoy brunch selections like our Garden Vegetable Quiche, Upside-Down Apple French Toast and Oven Roasted Crab Cakes Benedict.  For more information or to view our brunch menu, please click here.

 

D.C. METRO AREA

 

Weekend brunch from joe's including steak and eggs, bloody mary, french toast and more.
Joe’s weekend brunch

 

Community Canteen – Reston Town Center
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 703-707-9442
On Saturdays and Sundays, enjoy a made-to-order breakfast from Community Canteen at Reston Town Center. Choose from custom omelets, breakfast sandwiches, Belgian waffles and more – and, of course, a variety of fresh-baked treats at the bakery counter. Don’t forget to load up on Metropolis Coffee and Rishi Tea to take on the day. Whether you’re grabbing food to go or relaxing in our café with free Wi-Fi, Community Canteen has something for everyone. For the full breakfast menu and daily specials, click here.


Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab – Washington, D.C.
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM
CONTACT202-489-0140
Every Saturday and Sunday, guests can enjoy brunch staples such as Strawberry Waffles with whipped cream, Poached Eggs Oscar with asparagus and hollandaise, and Chicken & Waffles, as well as signature brunch items including Colossal Lump Crab Cake Benedict and Bananas Foster French Toast. Raise a glass to the weekend with half-priced brunch cocktails, signature cocktails, wines by the glass, and draft beers. Call 202-489-0140 to make your reservation and find the full menu here.

 

Mon Ami Gabi – Reston
WHEN: Saturday Brunch 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM; Sunday Brunch 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 703-707-0233
French favorites like our Creme Brulee French Toast, Waffles Bananas Foster, Classic Quiche Lorraine, and Chicken and Mushroom Crepe make for a perfect weekend brunch spread. Guests can mix and match DIY sparkling cocktails for the table, take a trip to our Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar, or warm up with a bowl-ful of coffee. Looking for lunch? The “Not Breakfast” section of the menu is sure to satisfy, with options like classic Steak Frites and the Croque Monsieur. For the full brunch menu, click hereAll garage parking is free on Saturday and Sunday at Reston Town Center; street parking is also free on Sundays.

 

Mon Ami Gabi – Bethesda
WHEN: Saturday Brunch 10:00 AM-4:00 PM, Sunday Brunch 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 301-654-1234
French favorites like our Vanilla French Toast, Waffles Bananas Foster, Quiche Lorraine, and Chicken and Mushroom Crepe make for a perfect weekend brunch spread. Sip on a variety of champagne cocktails and our signature Gabi Bloody Mary, or warm up with a bowl-ful of coffee. Looking for lunch? The “Not Breakfast” section of the menu is sure to satisfy, with options like classic Steak Frites and the Croque Monsieur. Don’t miss $4 Bloody Marys and Mimosas, available in the bar area during brunch hours. For the full brunch menu, click here.

 

Summer House Santa Monica – North Bethesda
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 301-881-2381
Enjoy delectable dishes from our ever-changing brunch menu such as the Santa Monica Egg White Omelette with shaved turkey breast and tomato-avocado salsa or Our Very Nice Caramelized French Toast. Looking for lunch? Selections of handcrafted sandwiches, salads and a variety of tacos will be available as well. We’ve got plenty of brunch cocktails and mocktails, a special menu for kids, and plenty of sweets, treats and coffees from our Market. Soak up the sun no matter the season with our California vibes and beach house style. View the full brunch menu here. Advanced reservations for weekend brunch are recommended.

 

Stella Barra Pizzeria – North Bethesda
WHEN: Weekend Brunch Buffet 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 301-770-8609
Enjoy our weekend brunch buffet featuring Roasted Corn & Poblano Egg Enchiladas, Warm Brioche Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding, Caramelized French Toast, Charred Tomatoes & Cheddar Cheese Stratta, Yogurt Parfaits with granola and fresh berries and more – unlimited for $16.95 per guest, plus tax (gratuity not included). Bringing the whole family? Kids 10 & under can enjoy the buffet (and special pancake bar) for free. We have $3 bloody marys, bellinis and mimosas, as well as sweets, treats and coffees from the Market counter. View the full brunch selection here. Still not convinced? Here are five reason’s why you should be brunching at Stella Barra this weekend.

 

Wildfire – McLean
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 11AM – 3PM
CONTACT: 703-442-9110
Join us for weekend brunch every Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, except on select holidays.  Enjoy brunch selections like Oven Roasted Crab Cakes Benedict, Cinnamon Toast Crunch French Toast or Turkey Sausage Breakfast Burrito. Our regular lunch menu is also available For more information or to view our brunch menu, please click here.

 

LAS VEGAS

 

Salmon benedict on a hashbrown from Mon Ami Gabi
Mon Ami Gabi’s riff on benedict

Eiffel Tower Restaurant
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 702-948-6937
Brunch with the best view on the Strip and enjoy classic French dishes with a modern twist from Chef Joho’s elegant brunch menu. Guest favorites include: Lobster Benedict with creamed spinach, asparagus, hollandaise sauce and the decadent  Luxury French Toast with foie gras, calvados, caramel apple. A three-course tasting menu is also available, plus lunch items can be ordered a la carte. View the brunch menu here.

 

Mon Ami Gabi
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 702-944-4224
Brunch with us beneath the Eiffel Tower in Las Vegas! Kickstart your day with French favorites like the Classic Quiche Lorraine, Chocolate-Hazelnut Waffle, and Chicken, Brie & Apple Crepe from 7:00 AM until 11:00 AM, or sleep in and join us for brunch including traditional Eggs Benedict and Blueberry French Toast, available through 3:00 PM. For the full breakfast, brunch and kids menus, click here. The restaurant also serves breakfast from 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

 

LOS ANGELES

 

Waffles topped with fruit with syrup being poured from Stella Barra
Waffles at Stella Barra Pizzeria

 

M Street Kitchen
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 310-396-9145
For weekend brunch, choose from an exceptional lineup of sweet and savory options including English Muffin Egg Sandwiches, Banana Pancakes, Avocado Toast, Breakfast Burritos and more. Plus, enjoy a variety of brunch cocktails and mocktails and plenty of sweets, treats and coffees from our Market. For the full brunch menu, click here.

 

Stella Barra Pizzeria – Hollywood
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 323-301-4001
Brunch with us on the weekends and enjoy our new weekend brunch menu with items like our Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding, Avocado Toast, Egg White Breakfast Sandwich and rotating Breakfast Pizza. For the full breakfast and brunch menus, click here.

 

Options from Stella Barra brunch buffet, coffee, bloody mary and two plates full of brunch food
Stella Barra’s brunch buffet

 

Stella Barra Pizzeria  – Santa Monica
WHEN: Weekend Brunch Buffet 10:00 AM–2:00 PM
CONTACT: 310-396-9250
Enjoy our weekend brunch buffet featuring Roasted Corn & Poblano Egg Enchiladas, Warm Brioche Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding, Caramelized French Toast, Charred Tomatoes & Cheddar Cheese Stratta, Yogurt Parfaits with granola and fresh berries and more – unlimited for $17.95 per guest, plus tax (gratuity not included). Bringing the whole family? Kids 10 & under can enjoy the buffet (and special pancake bar) for $4.95. We have $5 bloody marys, bellinis and mimosas, as well as sweets, treats and coffees from the Market counter. View the full brunch selection here.

 

MINNEAPOLIS, MN

 

Pancakes from Wildfire
Pancakes from Wildfire

 

Wildfire – Eden Prairie
WHEN: Weekend Brunch 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 952-914-9100
Enjoy Wildfire weekend brunch every Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, except on select holidays. Enjoy some brunch selections, like Oven Roasted Crab Cakes Benedict or Lemon Ricotta Pancakes, or stick with our signature favorites like Steak & Eggs. Wildfire proudly serves farm fresh eggs from Larry Schultz Organic Farm in Owatonna, Minnesota. Our regular lunch menu is also available.  For more information or to view our brunch menu, please click here.

Need help figuring out what to order? Here are a few of our favorite brunch items you should try.


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The classic hair of the dog brunch cocktail is getting a face lift. From fresh seafood garnishes’… read more >

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Thanksgiving Leftovers Can Transform Your Brunch
Nov 22, 2017

Everyone knows the real reason you look forward to Thanksgiving is for the leftovers. So don’t… read more >

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Perfect Pair: Beaujolais, Lowbrow to Highbrow
Nov 15, 2017

Say Oui! because Beaujolais Nouveau est arrive! Classic French bistro, Mon Ami Gabi, is celebrating… read more >

How To
How To: Make Thanksgiving Dinner Like a Chef
Nov 15, 2017

In charge of preparing Thanksgiving dinner this year or simply looking for recipe inspiration? Our… read more >

In The Restaurants
Rise & Shine: The Best Way to Breakfast During the Week
Nov 13, 2017

Early risers rejoice! We've rounded up all of our weekday breakfast specialties that will keep you… read more >

How To
Recipe: Beatrix’s Charcoal Cocktail, Midnight Flight
Nov 10, 2017

Meet the Midnight Flight, Beatrix's new charcoal cocktail featuring a split base of a smokey mezcal… read more >

In The Restaurants
Late Night & Live Music with Lettuce
Nov 9, 2017

Night owls rejoice - select Lettuce restaurants and nightclubs offer everything from late-night food… read more >

How To
A Guide to Selecting the Perfect Thanksgiving Wines
Nov 7, 2017

Fact: wine stores are intimidating. More truth: we're here to help! We've tapped the minds of our… read more >

In The Restaurants
Where to Eat Lunch
Nov 3, 2017

For that one hour escape from your office, you want to make sure to make most of your lunch hour.… read more >

In The Restaurants
What’s Hot in Hot Sauce
Nov 1, 2017

Welcome to Oyster Bah, our East Coast oyster Mecca dedicated to serving up the freshest seafood and… read more >

In The Restaurants
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 1, 2017

This Thanksgiving, be thankful that you don't have to spend hours slaving away over the stove,… read more >

How To
How to Host Friendsgiving
Nov 1, 2017

Friendsgiving (n): the turkey-centric festive feast held by your chosen family - your friends - to… read more >

In The Restaurants
Fall Harvest’s Best Dishes
Oct 30, 2017

The bounty of fall harvest comes at a time in the year when we are craving the comfort of cool… read more >

How To
Recipe: Ema’s Pumpkin Hummus
Oct 30, 2017

Enjoy your favorite fall ingredient the Mediterranean way and make Ema's Pumpkin Hummus by Chef CJ… read more >

In The Restaurants
Time to Party! Three Dots and a Dash’s New Cocktail Menu Launches
Oct 26, 2017

Three Dots and a Dash’s new cocktail menu is dropping on November 2, and you better believe it's… read more >

In The Restaurants
Gluten-Free Friendly Restaurants
Oct 24, 2017

Finding gluten-free friendly restaurants has gotten a lot easier than it used to be. At Lettuce… read more >

In The Restaurants
All Pumpkin, Everything
Oct 22, 2017

'Tis the season for everyone's favorite fall ingredient, pumpkin. Whether you're preparing pumpkin… read more >

How To
It’s Apple Season: Where To Get Them and Where To Eat Them
Oct 19, 2017

Yeah, yeah, pumpkin this and pumpkin that, but let us not forget about our other favorite fall… read more >

How To
Recipe: Ramen-san’s Japanese Ol’ Fashioned
Oct 19, 2017

The Japanese Ol' Fashioned at Ramen-san is a new take on the classic American cocktail. Keep your… read more >

How To
Video: How To Crack A Stone Crab
Oct 19, 2017

It's stone crab season at Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab! Learn the proper way to crack… read more >

In The Restaurants
Here’s Where to Brunch this Weekend
Oct 18, 2017

If you're anything like us, you plan your weekend around brunch. Here is your guide to all of our… read more >

Openings
Sushi-san: Coming Fall 2017
Oct 18, 2017

We've got some hot tea that needs spilling. The Ramen-san team is dropping River North's hottest… read more >

In The Restaurants
Thanksgiving Eve & Black Friday Happenings
Oct 16, 2017

Do you have friends and family in for Thanksgiving weekend? Show them around on Thanksgiving Eve and… read more >

Openings
Introducing Beatrix Market In The Chicago Loop
Oct 13, 2017

Introducing Beatrix Market (155 N. Wacker), a grab & go market experience stocked with large… read more >

How To
Recipe: Bub City Deep-Fried Turkey Legs
Oct 7, 2017

Take a Southern approach this Thanksgiving with Bub City's recipe for deep-fried turkey legs, which… read more >

How To
Recipe: RPM Steak Roast Turkey
Oct 7, 2017

Impress your family this Thanksgiving by taking a page out of RPM Steak's book with this shockingly… read more >

How To
Recipe: Bub City Whole Smoked Turkey
Oct 7, 2017

This Thanksgiving, Bub City is spilling the secrets to its perfectly smoked bird. Not into cooking?… read more >

How To
Recipe: Three Dots and a Dash Wiki Wiki
Oct 4, 2017

The Wiki Wiki at Three Dots and a Dash is a modern take on a tiki classic. Try this recipe for the… read more >

In The Restaurants
Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Where to Eat & Drink in October
Oct 2, 2017

Throughout the month of October, Lettuce Entertain You restaurants are donating a portion of… read more >

In The Restaurants
Halloween 2017: Treats, Tricks & Specials
Oct 1, 2017

  It's officially October so you know what that means: time to grab your favorite pumpkin-spiced… read more >

In The Restaurants
How To Throw an Italian Pasta Party
Sep 29, 2017

Any good Nonna will tell you that being a good Italian is not just in your blood, it's a lifestyle.… read more >

In The Restaurants
Have You Tried the Impossible Burger at M Burger Yet?
Sep 26, 2017

Did you hear about this magical plant-based burger dubbed the Impossible Burger that's been sweeping… read more >

In The Restaurants
Explore Nacional 27’s New Steak Menu
Sep 26, 2017

For 19 years, Nacional 27 has focused on the culinary and cultural adventure of Latin-American… read more >

In The Restaurants
Osteria Via Stato is Your New Brunch Destination
Sep 21, 2017

Summer is synonymous with outdoor brunching and we’ve got a brand new spot in Chicago’s River… read more >

In The Restaurants
Your Guide to Game Day Grub
Sep 1, 2017

Fall is the kick-off the football season and no matter what team you are rootin' for, several of our… read more >

In The Restaurants
Fall Foliage: Five Ways to Enjoy the Season
Aug 31, 2017

Days are getting chillier and the leaves are starting to turn. Fall is on the horizon, and there’s… read more >

In The Restaurants
Five Reasons Why You Should Be Brunchin’ at Stella Barra Pizzeria
Aug 23, 2017

Stella Barra in North Bethesda (11825 Grand Park Ave.) is one of our favorite brunch destinations… read more >

In The Restaurants
Your Perfect Fried Chicken Sandwich is Served
Aug 8, 2017

You can roast ‘em, you can bake ‘em, and you can grill ‘em, but nothing tantalizes the taste… read more >

How To
Anatomy of a Good Soup
Aug 8, 2017

A piping hot bowl of flavorful soup can fill your body and soul with happiness, if it’s made well… read more >

In The Restaurants
Vegetarian Comfort Food
Aug 8, 2017

A New Year's resolution that we are making is to incorporate more veggies into our diet, but it's… read more >

In The Restaurants
Kid-Friendly Dining Options and Activities
Aug 1, 2017

You've been to the zoo, the beach, the pool... the kids are starting to get stir crazy. We've got… read more >

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