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Untitled Supper Club Announces New Culinary Team
Veteran Chef Frank Mnuk will lead the culinary team at River North’s speakeasy restaurant and lounge Untitled Supper Club, it was recently announced. Their newly revamped menu of approachable reinventions of contemporary American dishes will feature familiar items with twists like Crispy Pork Ribs with piquillo pepper caramel and Asian pear, Chicken Fried Egg with lavender cured pork belly just a sampling. On the bar side, they are also stepping up their cocktail program with Beverage Director Josh Novy.
“My focus is to elevate the food program by turning classic American dishes into creative and extraordinary experiences with approachable flavors,” said Mnuk. Untitled’s new food and beverage menus are currently being served in the whiskey library and dining rooms, Monday through Saturday.
Shore Club, the lakefront dining destination perfectly nestled between the bustling Lakeshore Trails on the edge of North Avenue Beach, is returning to the Chicago dining scene Friday, May 11 for its first full season. The lakefront destination will feature an all new frozen drink menu featuring Frosé All Day, Frozignon Blanc, Cold Fashioned and more, plus an all-new patio offering healthy grab and go options, weekly morning fitness programming, and much more. To see the menu and make reservations visit their website.
– Halal Guys’ third Chicago location opened Saturday May 5 in the Wicker Park neighborhood at 1415 N Milwaukee Ave.
– Dos Toros, on May 7, opened its second Chicago location at 300 N. Wacker Drive. This will be the fast casual taqueria’s first location to open with their brand-new “market vegetables” options from the start, featuring a fresh mix of Butternut Squash, Tuscan Kale, cremini mushrooms, and Shishito peppers sauteed in coconut oil. Note to patrons, this location will also be cashless just like their N. Dearborn spot which opened last year.
Regalis Opens Chicago Warehouse
Regalis, a specialty foods importer of record, trading in fresh truffles, rare foraged wild edibles, and premium caviar have opened a Chicago office. Ian Purkayastha dubbed the Prince of Truffles founded the company at a very early age. They sell specialty items such as Uni, Ramps, Black Truffles, Osetra caviar to some of the finest restaurants.
FREE & CHEAP FOOD FOR YOU
-Free Detroit-style pizza pies ALERT! Union Full Board, in anticipation of their grand opening in Wrigleyville’s The Wheelhouse Hotel this spring, will be passing out 200 complimentary 1/4 pies to the masses on a first-come-first-serve basis. Beginning at 12 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, stop by the Union food truck — which will be parked next to The Wheelhouse Hotel at 3473 N. Clark Street — to grab your free pie for a sneak peak of the Union Full Board, while supplies last!
-EPIC Burger is celebrating 10 years of being one of Chicago’s beloved fast casual burger empires — by offering patrons 10 CENT BURGERS (single-patty beef burgers, while supplies last) plus a special Epic Birthday Cake Shake featuring a Sweet Mandy B’s mini-burger cupcake shake-topper in honor of their 10th birthday on Tuesday, May 22nd.
Visit any of Epic Burger’s eight Chicagoland locations to pick up an Original, all-natural Epic Burger specially priced at 10 CENTS for 10 hours. ***Available in-store only, 11am — 9pm, while supplies last, one per person, The $.10 Epic Birthday Burger includes the basic build-your-own toppings (lettuce, tomato, pickle, onion, Epic Sauce) — additional toppings like premium Wisconsin cheeses, fresh avocado, nitrate-free bacon, or an organic fried egg, available at extra cost.***
-Big Wig Tacos & Burrito is celebrating its one year anniversary with some special treats for guests. For a whole week, customers can get their favorite burrito for $3 everyday from Monday, May 28 – Friday, June 1 from 2-5pm. One lucky guest also has the chance to win free tacos for a year.
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