Restaurant Deals: Week of April 25 - May 1

April 25 2011 - 2:07 PM

It's all about the wine this week, with multiple wine dinners and tastings all throughout Chicago.

All the deals follow the break.

Wednesday, April 27:


Quartino is holding their monthly wine event on Wednesday evening. For only $20 you can sample their menu's best glasses of wine along with pizza and other small plates.

Also, if you enjoy a particular glass of wine, you can buy the bottle for $10.

Located in River North at 626 N. State St.

Phone: 312-698-5000

Gemini Bistro

Hurry up and make your reservations for Gemini Bistro's Boisset wine dinner on Wednesday evening. For $95 you can enjoy a five-course meal paired with wines from California.

The meal includes oysters on ice, beet and goat cheese salad, red snapper, dijon-crusted rack of lamb, and chocolate molten cake.

Located in Lincoln Park at 2075 N. Lincoln Ave.

Phone: 773-525-2522

*This event is reservations only.

Friday, April 29:

Ciao! Cafe and Wine Lounge

Check out Ciao! Cafe and Wine Lounge on Friday from 6-10 p.m. for their French wine and cheese tasting. Sample great French wines and dinners made special for the event, which cost $30.

Located in the West Loop at 939 W. Madison St.

Phone: 312-850-2426

All Week Long


Don't miss out on the last week to try Chizakaya's spring tasting menu. For $30 you can sample their spring menu, which includes fried anchovy with quail egg, unagi donburi, and sesame-fried mochi.

For an additional $25, you can add sake pairings.

Located in Lakeview at 3056 N. Lincoln Ave.

Phone: 773-697-4725

–Ashley Streichert