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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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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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‘Tis the Season at Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club

New Holiday Martinis, Christmastime Dinner and Brunch

Christmas Prix Fixe available Tuesday, December 20 – Sunday, December 25
5:30 p.m. to 1 a.m.
December 20-24, $30 per person
December 25, $15 per person with a canned good donation

Jingle Bell Brunch
Sunday, December 25
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club welcomes winter with a new set of seasonal martinis, holiday prix fixe dinner and Jingle Bell brunch.

Kit Kat’s team of inspired mixologists have created holiday martinis even the Grinch would like! Available throughout the month of December, martinis such as the Harmoni Merry-tini, Hpnotiq Snowflake, Pumpkin Pie, Banana Nut Bread, Santa Baby and Fruity Xmas will be $13.50 each (Fridays and Saturdays) and half price ($6.25) Sunday through Thursday. The full drink menu is listed below.

Beginning Tuesday, December 20, Kit Kat will kick-off a week-long Christmas celebration with a three-course menu for $30 per person (plus tax and gratuity). The prix fixe is available daily, through Christmas Day, starting at 5:30 p.m. Dinner features a holiday martini of your choice, beef bourguignon with grilled baguette and roasted poussin with cauliflower puree, brussels sprouts and truffle gaufrett. Kit Kat’s “Super Sexy Santa” will be on hand for fun photographs (as well as offering shots) on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

On Sunday, December 25, sit back, relax and enjoy Chef Mark Kasper’s Jingle Bell Brunch. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., guests may order from the a la carte menu while entertainment is provided by Kit Kat’s Madam X. The holiday meal may be paired with endless mimosas, sangria and bloody martinis for an additional $10 per person.

Dine and donate on Christmas Day: bring a canned good donation and enjoy the three-course Christmas prix-fixe at half price ($15). 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. Whole Foods is conveniently located across the street.

Kit Kat’s Christmas Prix Fixe Menu
$30 per guest or $15 per guest with donation (Christmas Day only)

First Course
Holiday Martini of your choice (menu listed below)

Beef Bourguignon served with a grilled baguette

Roasted Poussin with a cauliflower puree, brussels sprouts and truffle gaufrett

Kit Kat’s Holiday Martinis photos available
$13.50 each on Friday and Saturday, Half-price ($6.25) Sunday through Thursday

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
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
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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End of Summer Luau at Kit Kat

Tiki Drinks and Free Eats on the Polynesian Patio

Sunday, September 18
3-6 p.m.

Free to attend

Kit Kat’s Polynesian patio will certainly sizzle at the end-of-summer celebration on Sunday, September 18. From 3-6 p.m., Madam X will channel the legendary samba singer and film star Carmen Miranda (think fruit turban and eccentric outfit) with dynamic performances. Cruzan will serve rum samples and Kit Kat will offer a complimentary buffet, complete with tiki-themed dishes (sample menu below).

This end-of-summer luau will launch the supper club and lounge’s new tiki drink menu and pretty Polynesian cocktails will be offered for $5. Steel drum music will fill the air and everyone will receive leis and raffle tickets for fun prizes.

Luau – Tiki Party Buffet Menu complimentary

Grilled Hawaiian Escolar with plantain mash, black beans and a mango salsa
Banana Leaf Roasted Pork with wilted kale, pickled pineapple and shaved macadamia nuts
Scallop and Red Snapper Ceviche, baby spinach and micro cilantro salad with a chive oil

New Tiki Drinks at Kit Kat $5

The Zombie – Cruzan light rum, Cruzan dark rum, pineapple, orange, lime and apricot brandy
The Hurricane – Cruzan light rum, Cruzan dark rum, passion fruit, orange, lime and grenadine
The Acapulco – Cruzan light rum, triple sec, lime, mint and 1 egg white
The Hawaiian Screwdriver – Cruzan guava rum, fresh pinapple, orange and spash of grenadine
The Tropical Itch – Cruzan Cherry rum, Cruzan dark rum, pineapple, splash of orange
The Rum Runner – Cruzan gold rum, orange, blackberry brandy, creme de banane and grenadine
Strawberry Daiquiri – Cruzan light rum, triple sec, lime ice and strawberries all blended
The Mai Tai – Cruzan light rum, Cruzan dark rum, lime, orange curacao

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
3700 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60657

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Holiday Themed Brunches with Madam X

Sundays in December at Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club

Sunday, December 5, 12, 19, 26

Kit Kat’s over-the-top “Divalicious” Sunday Brunches will be filled with holiday spirit this season. Taking place every Sunday in December (5, 12, 19 and 26), Diva Madam X will entertain brunch guests with a variety of holiday tunes, musicals and sing-along favorites. Kit Kat will be “decked” out with festive decor, and the seven projection screens will show holiday movies, from hilarious (Christmas Vacation, Elf) to heartwarming (It’s a Wonderful Life, White Christmas).

The famous “Frosty’s Going Down” martini will be added to their list of free-flowing cocktails (mimosas and bloody martinis) available at brunch.

“Frosty’s Going Down”
Effen vodka, marshmallow fluff, drop of vanilla served with a graham cracker rim and garnished with snowman peep.

Brunch Menu
add free-flowing cocktails for $10

Fruit and Charcuterie Plate Chef’s selection of artisanal cheeses and cured meat served with farmer’s market fruit, $14

Trio of Pancakes Oatmeal, farmer’s market blueberry and buttermilk served with berry compote, $10

Large Waffles with Syrup Trio Nutella cream, blueberry and cayenne maple, $10

Cheddar Biscuits and Gravy House made cheddar buttermilk biscuits served with sage-sausage gravy, $10

Kit Kat Omelet with crumbled feta cheese, sauteed spinach and grilled chicken, $12

Eggs Florentine Poached eggs, smoked ham and sauteed spinach with spicy Bearnaise sauce over whole wheat toast, $12

Kit Kat Sliders Four mini burgers with crumbled Maytag blue cheese, applewood smoked bacon and wasabi aioli, $12

Kit Kat Klub Butter-poached Maine lobster, fresh Hass avocados and applewood smoked bacon with tarragon mayo on a toasted baguette, $18

Steak and Eggs Grilled 8-ounce skirt steak with salsa verde served with eggs any style, Mexican chorizo and purple potato hash, $17

Chicken and Waffles Fried chicken breast with house made waffle served with cayenne maple syrup and purple potato hash, $16

SIDES ($3 each)
Stone-Ground Grits
Cajun Fries
Purple Potato Hash
Farmer’s Market Fruit

Sunday Brunch Two-Course Prix-Fixe Menu
$25 per person includes free-flowing cocktails

Course One: Selection of Pastries

Course Two: Choose One

Kit Kat Klub Butter-poached Maine lobster, fresh Hass avocados and applewood smoked bacon with tarragon mayo on a toasted baguette

Steak and Eggs Grilled 8-ounce skirt steak with salsa verde served with eggs any style, Mexican chorizo and purple potato hash

Chicken and Waffles Fried chicken breast with housemade waffle served with cayenne maple syrup and purple potato hash

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
3700 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60657

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