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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


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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

“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) 

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
kitkatchicago. com


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New Year’s Day Brunches Around Town

Contemporary Classics, Comfort Fare and Ethnic Eats in Chicago

Sunday, January 1, 2012

What better way to start new year’s day than with a beautiful brunch. The list below outlines a bevy of downtown options, from classic breakfast and lunch fare to ethnic eats and treats. The details for each service are included by restaurant.

BLT American Brasserie will offer their new Sunday brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Featuring Chef Laurent Tourondel’s exquisite, wide-ranging menu, guests may enjoy salads and starters, egg dishes and breakfast entrees, lunch items from the grill, sushi rolls, pizzettas and more. Each patron will receive a warm, from-the-oven popover to start the meal. Incredible bloody Marys (barbeque, balsamic and the BLT) and brunch cocktails will also be available.

Say ole! to new year’s day at Cantina Laredo. Cantina Laredo will offer their complete brunch menu featuring favorite Mexican dishes, housemade margaritasand bloody Marias from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (entrees include a mimosa, Bloody Maria or non-alcoholic beverage of your choice). Some of the dishes will include crab cake benedict, chicken fajita omelet, migas con huevos, steak and eggs with chimichurri and huevos rancheros.

The New Year’s Day Hangover Buffet at Park Grill will cure all that ails you from the night before.  Special hangover-happy foods (ham and cheese French toast, banana and nutella pancakes, mushroom and spinach benedict, flat iron steak with chimichurri, biscuits and spicy gravy), brunch cocktails and a Bloody Mary Bar will be available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for $30 (adults) and $12 kids (ages 12 and under).

The Chicago Firehouse will feature Chef Kendal Duque’s new, winter a la carte brunch menu from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Duque’s dishes include a variety of eggs benedict, omelettes, scrambles and sweets, in addition to entree salads, soup, sandwiches and butcher offerings. Brunch cocktails may be perfect for the post-party day, from the BLT Bloody Mary and Hard Arnold Palmer to the 5-Alarm Coffee Cocktail and Spiked Sweet Tea.

Elate’s market-driven brunch from Chef Michael Noll will be available starting at 10:30 a.m. and will run until 2:30 p.m. Guests may enjoy bottomless mimosas (blueberry, mango, traditional) for $20 with the purchase of an entree. Noll’s menu ranges from sweets and savories to salads and sandwiches.

Start the new year with a show! The brunch at Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club will be offered from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free-flowing bloody Marys, sangria and mimosas will be $10 with any brunch entrée purchase from Chef Mark Kasper’s menu of contemporary classics and comfort fare. Lively performances from Kit Kat’s one-and-only Madam X will take place throughout the day. Kit Kat is featuring half-price martinis from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.

The Hangover Brunch at The Red Canary will highlight a fan-favorite: “The Hangover” entree. The dish consists of skillet potatoes with melted cheddar, braised short ribs and a sunny-side egg on top for $14. Guests that partake in the bottomless mimosas ($18) or bottomless bloody Marys ($20) will receive a complimentary entrée from the weekend brunch menu. Brunch service is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The perfect place for a post-party hangover brunch is in Timothy O’Toole’s Pub’s subterranean setting. In addition to the brunch menu (scrambles, benedicts, burritos, burgers, sandwiches, waffles and more), the Pub will also offer a bottomless mimosa bar ($16) and bottomless bloody mary bar ($20) from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. For the football fans, sip $16 Miller/Coors family buckets, $5 Jack Daniels and Jack Honey cocktails while tuning in to over 75 screens (open until 3 a.m.).

ZED451 will start off the new year with an unforgettable brunch experience. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., dining guests may partake in a mid-day meal that includes a bounty of breakfast and lunch selections. Brunch is $29 per person, mimosas will be offered for $3 and house-made bloody marys, complete with gourmet garnish, will be $5 each. (Returning guests that purchased the New Year’s Eve dinner or party package will receive bottomless bloody marys at brunch.) In the Fireside Lounge, New Year’s Day is all about football. ZED451′s 80-foot screen will show every play of the games, and from 10 a.m. to midnight, $5 ZED burgers and $3 pints of craft beer will be offered in addition to the full “Cravings” menu.

BLT American Brasserie

500 West Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60654

The Chicago Firehouse
1401 South Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605


111 West Huron
Chicago, Illinois 60654


Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
3700 N. Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60613

kitkatchicago. com

Park Grill
11 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60602


The Red Canary
695 North Milwaukee Avenue

Chicago, Illinois 60642

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

739 North Clark Street
Chicago, Illinois 60611

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“Glitter and Glam Gala”

New Year’s Eve at Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club

Saturday, December 31, 2011
Dinner Seatings at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Hours 5:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.

On New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31, Kit Kat Divas Traci Ross and Madam X will delight lounge and supper club celebrants as they impersonate female pop icons including Madonna, Tina Turner, Beyonce, Lady Gaga and more during this year’s “Glitter and Glam Gala”.

Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club’s Executive Chef, Mark Kasper, will present a four-course dinner menu during two seatings (7 p.m. and 10 p.m.). Party guests will enjoy a complimentary Hpnotiq champagne cocktail to toast the end of 2011 and the start of 2012. The 7 p.m. seating is $75 per guest and the 10 p.m. seating is $95 per guest. Tax and gratuity is not included in the dinner.

Reservations are recommended, please call Kit Kat to reserve a table. Lounge guests are more than welcome to celebrate from 5:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. Photos are available.

New Year’s Eve Menu

7 p.m. seating, $75 per guest (plus tax & gratuity)
10 p.m. seating, $95 per guest (plus tax & gratuity)

Hpnotiq Champagne Cocktail

Course One
choose one
Lyonnaise Salad with braised pork belly, soft cooked egg and whole grain mustard vinaigrette
Deconstructed Caesar salad with olive oil poached sardine, parmesan cream, brioche crouton and shaved parmesan
Duo of Beets with mascarpone napoleon and pickled beet salad

Course Two
choose one
Macadamia Nut Crusted Foie Gras with brioche French toast, fig compote and maple
New Zealand Lamb Lollipops with feta spinach polenta, olive puree and harrissa
Wild Mushroom Risotto with hen of the woods and chanterelle mushrooms with micro chives
Pork Rillette with housemade pickles, crostini and whole grain mustard

Course Three
choose one
Filet of Grass Fed Beef with pomme puree, baby heirloom carrots, truffle turnip salad and mustard demi glace
Wild Mushroom Ravioli in herb de Provence cream
Monkfish with parsnip puree, roasted baby golden beets and glazed Brussel sprout pedals

Fourth Course
choose one
Vanilla Napoleon with ketchup and coke reduction and a vanilla toffee
Marble Pound Cake with cashew brittle, cream soda fluff and vanilla ice cream

Cristalino – $38 bottle, glass $8
Moet & Chandon – $80 bottle
Veuve Cliquot – $95 bottle 

Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club
3700 N. Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60657



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December Drinks at Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club

Seasonal Sippers and World AIDS Day Drink for Donations

This spirited season, Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club will be “decked” in dramatic and festive decor. Throughout the month, during both dinner service and Sunday brunch, Kit Kat’s “Divas” will perform holiday hits from Christmas albums by Barbara Streisand, Mariah Carey, Taylor Swift and more.

World AIDS Day (December 1) will be recognized with a libation that benefits Vital Bridges and Kit Kat’s mixologists are shakin’ up
a variety of winter-theme drinks (available now through December 31). Details outlined below; images available.

World AIDS Day
Thursday, December 1

All month long, from December 1 to December 31, Kit Kat will offer the “Vital Gift” martini (listed below). One dollar of every martini sold will be donated to Vital Bridges, right here in Chicago. Vital Bridges’ mission is to help people throughout metropolitan Chicago impacted by HIV and AIDS to improve their health and build self-sufficiency by providing food, nutrition, housing, case management and prevention services.

“Vital Gift” Martini
Hpnotiq Harmony, Effen vodka, splash of cranberry, splash of pineapple, served with a red lapel ribbon sticker to wear ($12)
Kit Kat’s Holiday Martinis
Now – December 31
Half-price ($6.25) Sunday through Thursday
$13.50 on Friday and Saturday

Harmonie Merry-tini
Vodka, Hpnotiq Harmonie liqueur, triple sec, lime juice, sugar rim

Hpnotiq Snowflake
Hpnotiq liqueur, St. Germain Elderflower liqueur, squeeze fresh lemon, champagne floater, coconut flake garnish

Pumpkin Pie Martini
Thee Olives Vanilla vodka, pumpkin puree, brown sugar rim

Banana Nut Bread
Cruzan banana rum, hazelnut liqueur, vanilla liqueur, splash of cream, garnished with graham cracker crust

Santa Baby
Cruzan pineapple coconut rum, Hpnotiq liqueur,  pineapple juice

Fruity Xmas Martini
Cruzan pineapple rum, Cruzan banana rum, mango juice, splash of hazelnut liqueur

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
3700 N. Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60613

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“Britney’s Birthday Brunch” at Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club

A Divalicious Dining Event to Celebrate Brit’s Big 3-0

Sunday, December 4
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Brunch service at Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club will be all-Britney on Sunday, December 4, in celebration of the pop princess’ thirtieth birthday (born December 2, 1981). Brunch guests will bop along to Britney’s music and enjoy entertainment by Diva Madam X performing as Ms. Spears from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Britney’s music videos will play on all seven jumbo screens and Brit-related prizes (Femme Fatale Tour DVDs, CDs and more) will be given away throughout the day, courtesy of Lakeview’s Borderline Music.

Executive Chef Mark Kasper’s new winter brunch menu will be offered, which features such dishes as Rice Krispie French Toast, Pumpkin Spiced Pancakes and Chilaquiles, in addition to hearty classics like Chicken and Waffles and Biscuits and Gravy (complete brunch menu is outlined below). During the Britney bash, Kit Kat will offer themed specials including the “It’s Britney, Bitch” martini and “If U Seek Hammy” menu item (listed below).

Brunch guests will enjoy free-flowing mimosas, sangria and bloody marys for only $10 with the purchase of a brunch entree. All of Kit Kat’s martinis (over 100 on the menu) will be half-priced, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. ($6 each, regularly $12).

Britney Brunch Specials

“It’s Britney, Bitch” Martini $6
Cruzan Citrus rum, St. Germaine Elderflower liqueur, champagne, squeeze of lemon and orange

“If U Seek Hammy” $11
Soft cooked scrambled eggs, seared smoked ham and cheddar cheese served with roasted red potatoes

Kit Kat’s New Winter Brunch Menu


curried chicken, crushed almonds and golden sultanas with brioche toast points and mixed baby greens

grilled 8oz. skirt steak, crumbled stilton blue cheese, baby spinach with a balsamic vinaigrette


1 protein choice of bacon, sausage or chicken
2 veggie choices of baby spinach, onions, green peppers or roasted potatoes
1 cheese choice of feta, goat, cheddar or swiss

eggs florentine – poached eggs, smoked ham, spicy bernaise with sauteed spinach over an english muffin

caramelized onion, bacon and wilted baby spinach with a puff pastry crust served with a mixed green salad

2 eggs, 2 bacon, 2 grilled sausage, roasted potatoes, 2 pancakes, 2 biscuits and gravy


please ask your server

applewood smoked bacon, aged egmont cheddar served with truffle fries

on a french baguette with herb aioli and baby mesclun greens served with cajun fries

BLT n A $12
applewood smoked bacon, hydro bib lettuce, fresh haas avocado served with cajun fries


with a tres leches sauce and a side of marinated berries

3 large pumpkin pancakes with cinnamon butter and warm grade a maple syrup

corn tortilla chips, chorizo, salsa verde, queso fresco and two fried eggs

house made cheddar biscuits served with sage sausage gravy and 2 eggs any style

please ask your server

chicken and waffles – fried chicken breast with fresh house made waffle with cayenne maple and roasted red fingerling potatoes

grilled allen brothers skirt steak with roasted potato hash, egmont cheddar and two eggs served any style

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
3700 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60657
http://www.kitkatchicago. com

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Give and Get This Thanksgiving at Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club

Half-Price Dinner and Drinks with Canned Good Donation

Thursday, November 24
5:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.

This Thanksgiving, Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club will extend a 50-percent discount to dining and lounge guests that donate one or more canned goods and/or nonperishable food items (tip: Whole Foods is conveniently located across the street). All the canned goods and nonperishable food items that are collected will be donated to local charity Vital Bridges, in support of their “Harvest for Hope” community food drive.

Executive Chef Mark Kasper has crafted a special Thanksgiving prix fixe menu, complete with appetizer, entree and martini, for only $15 with canned good donation ($30 without donation).

Kit Kat’s luscious libations are also included in the 50-percent discount. Kit Kat’s newest Diva, Kinley Preston, will entertain Thanksgiving guests starting at 7:30 p.m. The restaurant and lounge is open until 2 a.m.

Kit Kat’s Thanksgiving Day Prix Fixe Menu
$30 per guest, $15 per guest with donation

Pumpkin Martini

Appetizer: Roasted Kabocha Squash Soup with maple cream fraiche

Entree: Roasted Sage Turkey with cornbread stuffing, green bean casserole and pomme puree

The full dinner menu will also be available. All dinner and drink tab totals on Thanksgiving Day will be reduced in half once guests have made a canned donation. For complete menus, please visit KitKatChicago.com. For reservations (not required), please call Kit Kat.

Note: Kit Kat’s Thanksgiving prix-fixe menu will also be offered on Tuesday 11/22, Wednesday 11/23 and Friday 11/25 at it’s regular price of $30 per person.

Vital Bridges’ mission is to help people throughout metropolitan Chicago impacted by HIV and AIDS to improve their health and build self-sufficiency by providing food, nutrition, housing, case management and prevention services http://www.vitalbridges.org

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
3700 N. Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60613

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