Restaurant Specials: June 21 - June 27

June 21 2011 - 11:26 AM

There are many events happening for the first week of summer. Get out and enjoy the weather! Hopefully it doesn't storm all week…

Tuesday, June 21:

Wildfire Restaurants

 Cubs Corner Featuring Carlos Pena & Geovany Soto:

"Wildfire, WGN Radio and the Chicago Cubs present Cubs Corner at Wildfire Chicago!  Join us for our third event of the series, with a live broadcast from WGN Radio hosted by Sports Night broadcasters, David Kaplan and Brian Noonan, along with an all-star Cubs panel while enjoying lunch. The event begins with registration at 11:00 a.m. followed by lunch at 11:30 a.m. and a live broadcast from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m, where guests will have the opportunity to ask questions live! The event is priced at $50.00 per person inclusive of tax and gratuity, and $25.00 inclusive of tax and gratuity for children 12 and under.  For more information or to make a reservation, please call Laura Rosen or Shannon Ryan at 312-787-9000. For more information, visit"
Grilling Wine Dinner at Wildfire Glenview:
"Celebrate grilling season on Wildfire Glenview’s patio and watch our Chefs grill you four custom courses each paired with a delicious summer wine! Guest speaker Brad Wermager, Wildfire Wine & Spirits Director, will be on hand to discuss the evening's wine pairings, as well as our Executive Chefs to demonstrate and teach you the art of grilling. Enjoy courses like Grilled Barbecue Shrimp Skewers paired with Brassfield Estates Serenity, and Grilled Spice-Rubbed Tenderloin of Beef with grilled summer vegetables, paired with Estancia Winery Cabernet Sauvignon.  The dinner is priced at $60.00 per person, plus tax and gratuity and begins with a reception at 6:30 p.m. followed by a dinner at 7:00 p.m. For more information or to make a reservation, please call Brad Wermager at 773-398-6960. To view the full menu, visit"
Tuesday, June 21 and Wednesday, June 22:
Wear your Cubs or Sox jersey and gear into Sprinkles to receive a free Crosstown Classic cupcake on Tuesday and Wednesday. Guests can get one cupcake a piece from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Located at 50 E. Walton Street.
Phone: 312-573-1600
Thursday, June 23:
Barrio Urban Taqueria
Barrio is serving up a three-course meal featuring ingredients from the Green City Market. Also, enjoy tequila flights and margaritas.
The event costs $35 and starts at 6:30 p.m.
Located at 713 W. Diversey Avenue.
Phone: 773-360-8316
Saturday, June 25:
City Provisions Deli
Explore a local farm by taking a bus tour and eating a multi-course meal. The trip also includes Half Acre beers and snacks.
On Saturday, the tour is traveling to Dietzler Farms from 1-11 p.m. The trip costs $250 and a reservation is required.
Located at 1818 W. Wilson Avenue.
Phone: 773-293-2489
Bubbles & Brunch at Wildfire Lincolnshire
"The best part of waking up is a little bubbly with brunch! Join us for a special three-course food and sparkling wine pairing event. We’ll pair Apple, Brie and Prosciutto Crepes with Valdo Presco Brut, Spicy Chicken Sausage Frittata with Piper Sonoma Brut and Stuffed Brioche French Toast with Orange Grand Marnier Mimosa. So set your alarms breakfast lovers, this is one affair you won't want to miss! Event is priced at $30.00 per person, plus tax and gratuity and begins at 11:00 a.m. For more information or to make a reservation, call Brad Wermager at 773-398-6960. To view the menu, visit,"

–Ashley Streichert