Le Bar at Sofitel Hotel Chicago
Feeling a little cheeky this Sunday? Le Bar at the Hotel Sofitel has just launched "French Specialty Nights" every Sunday, Monday and Wednesday. Chef Martial Noguier has partnered with Le Bar's mixology team to create the special nights with featured appetizers and beverages.
French Specialty Nights run from 3 p.m. until 1 a.m. through April 28th.
On Monday, the 25th, Jacky's on Prairie in Evanston hosts a fundraising dinner for Share Our Strength, which will help‚ Operation Frontline in Chicago, a local program that's been important in the battle to end childhood hunger and obesity in Chicago. The first seatings range from 5:30 - 8 p.m.; the second seating from 8 - 10 p.m.
The four-course prix-fixe dinner is $50 per person (excluding gratuity). 100% of the proceeds will benefit community nutrition education and cooking programs for teens and adults.
The menu includes Buckwheat Blini, choice of appetizer: Braised Pork Belly or French Onion Soup; choice of entrée: Cobia or Lemon Chicken Tajine; choice of dessert: Fresh Beignets or Coconut Mousse. Wine Pairings $15 extra. Vegetarian Options Available Upon Request.
On Tuesday, the 26th, the prolific ChicaGourmets group is holding a dinner at A Taste of Barcelona (5101 N. Clark St.)‚ Cost is $60 ($70 for non-member) all-inclusive; Reception begins at 6:30 p.m., dinner is at 7:00 p.m.