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New Champagne Brunch at BLT American Brasserie

Bottomless Bubbly with Egg & Brunch Entrees

Saturdays and Sundays

11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

$26 per person

BLT American Brasserie will now offer a new, free-flowing bubbly option to their weekend brunch service.  Every Saturday and Sunday, brunch guests may choose one of the “Eggs & Brunch” entrees (outlined below) paired with one hour of unlimited flutes of champagne for $26 per person.


For those who prefer a bloody mary to bubbles, the restaurant offers three a la carte options including the BBQ Bloody Mary, Balsamic Bloody Mary and BLT Bloody Mary ($9 each).  Mimosas and Bellini cocktails are also available for $8 each.

Brunch is offered from 11:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Chef Laurent Tourondel’s complete brunch menu can be viewed at bltamericanbrasserie.com. Reservations are welcome, but not required.

EGGS & BRUNCH ENTREES

EGGS ANY STYLE 14
sunny side up, poached, boiled, over easy or scrambled

OMELETTE 15
choice of three: tomato, onion, bell pepper, mushroom, ham, cheddar, fresh herbs

CLASSIC POACHED EGGS “BENEDICT” 16
choice of: salmon or canadian bacon, on english muffin, spinach fondue, cayenne hollandaise

BAKED EGGS, SPINACH & MUSHROOM GRATIN 14
mushroom duxelle & wilted spinach, fontina cheese, grilled bacon

HUEVOS RANCHEROS STYLE 14
scrambled eggs, jalapeno, avocado, sour cream, queso fresco, tortilla, tomato salsa picante

EGG FRITTATA, TURKEY MAPLE SAUSAGE & SMOKED GOUDA 15
jalapeno, asparagus, fine herbs, scallion, arugula

EGGS PIPERADE WITH CHORIZO 15
tomato, onion, bell pepper, espelette pimento, pecorino, garlic, basil

BLT SANDWICH “DELUXE” 16
applewood bacon, heirloom tomato, jalapeno, escarole, taleggio, truffle paste, sunny side up egg & fries

BUTCHER BURGER 18
7 peppercorn, blue cheese or cheddar, caramelized onions, bacon & mushrooms

BURGER 15
certified angus beef, blue cheese or cheddar, lettuce, onion, tomato

COUNTRY STYLE BUTTERMILK PANCAKES 14
plain or chocolate chip, vermont maple syrup

CHALLAH FRENCH TOAST WITH GINGERBREAD SPICES 15
rum caramelized banana, roasted pecans, vermont maple syrup

BLT American Brasserie
500 West Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60654
312-948-8744
BLTAmericanBrasserie.com 

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Mardi Gras at The Red Canary

An All Day Affair Featuring Hurricanes and Cajun Fare

Saturday, February 18
10 a.m. – 3 a.m.

Free Hosted Bar 9 p.m. – 10 p.m.
$25 Party Package 10 p.m. – 1 a.m.

Tune up the tuba and break out the beads – Mardi Gras is coming to The Red Canary. On Saturday, February 18, the River West restaurant and lounge will offer a number of ways to celebrate the raucous and gluttonous holiday.

The day will begin with brunch from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and continue through with dinner (3 p.m. to Midnight) and lounge service until 3 a.m. Chef Tolentino’s featured fare will be Cajun Gumbo ($8) and Cajun Chicken Pasta ($10) and drink specials include $4 “big ass” beers, $8 hurricanes and $8 hand grenades.  To kick off the late-night fete, The Red Canary will offer a complimentary hosted bar from 9 p.m. to 10 p.m., followed by a three hour drink package option from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. ($25 per person).

The Red Canary
695 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60642
312.846.1475
TheRedCanaryChicago.com

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Super Bowl Sunday at Timothy O’Toole’s Pub

Sunday, February 5
Kickoff 5:30 p.m.

Free to attend

Are you ready for some football? On Sunday, February 5, both Timothy O’Toole’s Pubs (City/Streeterville and Suburbs/Gurnee) will hold an action-packed, Super Bowl 46 viewing party. While the New York Giants battle the New England Patriots, guests may partake in either of the following events:

Chicago/Streeterville
9 a.m. – 3 a.m.

60 televisions will show the game (and commercials) with sound
$10 Miller Lite pitchers
$5 Absolut cocktails
Raffle prize: HD flatscreen TV awarded at the end of fourth quarter ($5 raffle tickets benefit Chicago Polar Plunge)
Reservations: “front row” seats are available, call (312) 642-0700
Brunch and Dinner menus will be available

Suburbs/Gurnee
11 a.m. – 11 p.m.

30 televisions will show the game (and commercials) with sound
$16 Miller/Coors Buckets (5 bottles)
$15 bottomless bloody mary bar
$20 bottomless mimosa bar
Reservations: “front row” seats are available, call (847) 249-0800
Full menu will be available in addition to:

New England Patriots Menu
New England Clam Chowder (fried clam strips served with fries and coleslaw $8.99)
Boston Burger (topped with Sam Adams beer cheese, bacon and onion rings served with fries and Boston baked beans $8.99)

New York Giants Menu:
NY Deli (warm pastrami with coleslaw, Swiss cheese and mustard $8.99)
NY Patty Melt Burger (two patties loaded high with sauerkraut, Swiss cheese and 1000 Island dressing on grilled rye bread served with garlic fries $8.99)

Timothy O’Toole’s Pub Chicago
622 N. Fairbanks Court
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 642-0700
www.timothyotooles.com 

Timothy O’Toole’s Pub Gurnee
5572 Grand Avenue
Gurnee, IL 60031
(847) 249-0800
www.timothyotooles.com


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Weekend Wines at Elate

Select Glass Pours for $5 on Friday and $6 on Saturday

Starting this Friday, January 27, and running through the winter months, Elate will feature selected wines by the glass on weekends. Every Friday, a list of white wines will be offered for $5, and every Saturday, a choice of red wines will be available for $6. The hand-picked list will change weekly; examples are listed below.

Elate serves breakfast (Monday-Friday: 6:30-11:00am, Saturday-Sunday: 7:30am-2:30pm), brunch (Saturday-Sunday: 10:30am-2:30pm), lunch (everyday 11:00am-2:30pm), dinner (Monday-Thursday: 5-10pm, Friday-Saturday: 5-11pm, Sunday: 5-9pm) and drinks in the bar/lounge.

White Wines
Featured on Fridays for $5
Torrontes, Trivento 2009 Mendoza, Argentina
Pinot Grigio, Sartori 2010, Italy
Chardonnay, Alamos 2010 Mendoza, Argentina

Red Wines
Saturday Selections $6
Cabernet, Yulupa, Kenwood 2009 California
Pinot Noir, Canyon Road 2010 California
Red Rock Blend 2010 California

ELATE
111 West Huron
Chicago, Illinois 60654
312.202.9900
ElateChicago.com

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GRAMMY Awards Viewing Party at Kit Kat

Live Show on Seven Screens, Katy Perry Impersonator

Sunday, February 12
7 p.m.

Who will rock -and roll- the 54th annual GRAMMY Awards? Find out during Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club’s annual viewing party, taking place on Sunday, February 12. At 7 p.m., seven large screens will feature the show live, while guests enjoy exciting award show performances from Coldplay and Rihanna, Paul McCartney, Jason Aldean, Foo Fighters, Bruno Mars, Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift. Kit Kat will offer their own on-site performances as well, with Diva Kinley Preston as Katy Perry. The viewing party will also feature a variety of giveaways, such as CDs, DVDs and other merchandise from Lady Gaga and Katy Perry, courtesy of Lakeview’s Borderline Music.

GRAMMY day will start with Kit Kat’s weekly “Divalicious” Brunch service, which takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Martinis will be featured at half-price ($6, regularly $12, over 100 to choose from) the entire day, 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.

Table reservations are available, please call Kit Kat at 773-525-1111. Chef Mark Kasper’s full dinner menus will also be offered during the GRAMMY party.

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
3700 N. Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60613
773-525-1111
kitkatchicago.com

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Super Bowl Sunday at Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club

Madonna-rama Half-time Party

Sunday, February 5

Brunch 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Super Bowl Event 5:30 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.

Free to attend

19 days ’til kickoff! On Sunday, February 5, Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club invites you to celebrate the spirit of the Super Bowl. The entire day, from brunch to dinner and drinks, will feature a “Madonna-rama” party in light of her highly anticipated, half-time performance.

Diva Madam X will star as Madge in Kit Kat’s very own “half-time performance” during brunch service (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.), where free-flowing mimosas, sangria and bloody marys will be featured for only $10 with the purchase of a brunch entree. The martini menu will be offered at half-price ($6, regularly $12).

Once Super Bowl 46 begins, Diva Kinley Preston will “vogue” her way around the venue and continue the “Madonna-rama” celebration well into the night. Footballs fans will watch the gridiron action on seven state-of-the-art screens, while sipping half-price martinis ($6 each, regularly $12).

The specialty cocktail for Super Bowl Sunday is The M.D.N.A Martini (Effen Cucumber, Hpnotiq, Harmonie, St. Germain with a splash of sprite). Madonna DVDs, CDs and posters from Border Line Music will be given away during both brunch and nighttime events.

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
3700 N. Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60613
773-525-1111
kitkatchicago.com

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“All Things Valentine” at Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club

Valentine’s Day Prix Fixe Menu, Stupid Cupid Singles Party and Love Potion Martinis

Valentine’s Day Prix Fixe Menu
February 10, 11, 12, 14
$45

“Stupid Cupid” Singles Party
February 13
Free to Attend

“Love Potions of the Gods” Martinis
Now-February 29

Skip chocolates and flowers and give your date what they really wants this year – dinner and a show! This Valentine’s Day, Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club will set the mood with a Valentine’s Day prix fixe menu, sexy songs by Diva Traci Ross and new “Love Potions of the Gods” martinis.

From February 10-14, Chef Mark Kasper will offer a Valentine’s Day Prix Fixe menu ($45 per person, plus tax and gratuity). The dinner features four exceptional courses and the “Love Potions of the Gods” martini of your choice (listed below). The dinner menu is outlined below; Kit Kat’s regular dinner menu will also be available upon request. Showstopper Traci Ross will perform betrothed ballads, heartbreak hits and romance-inducing tunes by Whitney Houston, Diana Ross, Rihanna, Beyonce and more.

Single in the city this Valentine’s Day? Kit Kat will hold a “Stupid Cupid” singles party on Monday, February 13. Guests will enjoy a savvy 50-percent discount on their entire bill while mingling with potential mates. If you meet your match, be sure to share the “Cupid” martini, 32-ounces of Cruzan flavored rums and blend of fruit juices with a champagne float (comes complete with magic wand, $15).

Throughout January and February, a new martini menu will be available. The “Love Potions of the Gods” theme martinis, from Aphrodite and Artemis to Eros and Isis, may set the mood for seductive sipping. The martinis are outlined below.

Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club is open daily from 5:30 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Kit Kat’s Divas begin their performances at 7:30 p.m. Sunday Brunch takes places from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

Valentine’s Day Prix Fixe Menu
$45 per person (plus tax and gratuity) 

Martini
Select one of the “Love Potions of the Gods” martinis

First Course
Kit Kat Salad
 – baby masculine greens with orange balsamic vinaigrette
Tomato Bisque – with parmesan cream

Second Course
Foie Gras Torchon – pan panice, orange compote and bittersweet chocolate sauce
Egg Plant Risotto
Lamb – curried lamb lollipops, golden raisin couscous tomato jam and riatta foam

Third Course
Filet – English pea puree, red pepper gastrique and confit potato
Cod – olive oil poached with escabeche, orange gelee and glazed asparagus
Vegetarian Tortellini – stuffed with pear and gorgonzola cheese

Fourth Course
Strawberry Panna Cotta – served with pistachio sable and mint cream
Chocolate Cake For Two – served with strawberries and dark chocolate sauce

 

“Love Potions of the Gods” Martini List
$13.50 (half-price on February 13)

APHRODITE – Greek Goddess of sexual love, fertility and beauty
Three Olives Cherry Pomegranate vodka, sweet and sour and lemonade

VENUS – Roman Goddess of love
Cruzan guava rum, grenadine, orange juice and pineapple

ARTEMIS – Greek Goddess of chastity, virginity and fertility
Three Olives vodka, Hpnotiq, pineapple and a splash of champagne

EROS – Greek God of erotic and sexual love and passion
Three Olives vodka, Hpnotiq, Hpnotiq Harmonie, banana and pineapple

LAKSHMI – Hindu Goddess of love and beauty
Three Olives Purple, cranberry, lime and sprite

ISIS – Egyptian Goddess of fertility and devotion
Three Olives Cake vodka, coco liqueur, grenadine and cream

KIT KAT CHOCOLATE – Chicago God of lust
Three Olives Cake vodka, Three Olives Vanilla vodka, cream, chocolate liqueur, Buttershots liqueur and garnished with a Kit Kat bar

CUPID – Roman God of erotic love
32 ounces of Cruzan flavored rums and a blend of fruit juices with a champagne float. Comes with a magic wand!
$29.95 (half-price on February 13)

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
3700 N. Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60613
773-525-1111
kitkatchicago. com

 

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