Creating a modern meeting place between the city and the suburbs, Stefani Prime is a comfortable restaurant offering prime cuts, the freshest seafood, signature Italian dishes and more. More than just a steakhouse, the name Stefani Prime is a nod to offering the best of everything from premium fare to top notch service.
Bar Cargo is a Roman-style pizza bar launched by Anthony Stefani in an effort to bring a taste of Rome home to Chicago. The pizzas at Bar Cargo are created using a unique custom blend of imported flours from Rome that are shipped overseas directly to us on cargo containers. The dough has a 96 hour rise period that creates a perfectly light and crispy crust.
The third installment in the Broken English Taco Pub group. The Lincoln Park venue boasts ample seating, a burrito bar, and plenty of outside patio seating.
Broken English taco pub brings traditional Mexican flavors in a vibrant artistic atmosphere.
From the minds of Adolfo Garcia and long-time restaurateur, Phil Stefani, comes Broken English taco pub. Located on the corner of Michigan Avenue and Lake Street, Broken English is steps away from Millennium Park, and in the center of the new vibrant hotel and residential area.
An exclusive private events venue with a tropical twist, located in the heart of River North. Features a vintage Cuban vibe and the world famous Flamingo mural created by JC Rivera. Available for full and partial buyouts up to 200 guests.
A neighborhood kitchen and gathering place featuring eclectic shareable plates and creative cocktails in Chicago's West Loop. MAD Social is Gina Stefani's own restaurant vision come to life. Here you'll find the traditional family values that still drive Phil Stefani's iconic brand, but with Gina's fresh perspective and casual approach. Take a seat in one of the cozy booths or high-top tables in the rustic space designed with the intention of staying true to the industrial past of the West Loop. Original timber ceilings and hardwood floors provide natural elements, and reclaimed wood gains new life on the bar and in the banquette seating.
Tuscany Wheeling truly captures the warmth of North Shore dining. The beauty of the restaurant is the perfect complement to the enticing cuisine.
Chef Bolla Loza is a 30-year veteran of Phil Stefani Signature Restaurants. He began his career with the company 1984, the original Stefani’s on Fullerton Ave. in Lincoln Park. Under the direction of Claudio Ulivieri and many trip to back to Italy, Chef Bolla moved up the ladder and on to Tuscany Clark where he spent 3 years overseeing its kitchen. In 1999, Bolla was the opening chef at Tuscany Wheeling. He has spent the past five years perfecting the menu there and bringing a whole new level of Northern Italian cuisine to the North Shore area.x
Located in the heart of Little Italy, Tuscany is the hottest spot on Taylor Street. With its engaging décor and personable service, you will never want to leave this Phil Stefani classic.
Inspired Catering & Events, formerly Phil Stefani Signature Events, has been creating extraordinary events for over 25 years. Our experienced staff, led by mother-daughter team Karen & Gina Stefani, is committed to delivering creative solutions, world class service, and unrivaled cuisine.
Chef Elizabeth J. Tokarczyk received her culinary degree from Le Cordon Bleu, where she received intensive and practical hands on training in classical French Cuisine. Liz began her career in the off premise catering world shortly after graduation at Limelight Catering. During her tenure at Limelight, Liz quickly worked her way up the corporate kitchen ladder until she was the Head Chef and solely responsible for creative menu development and Kitchen Management.View Full Bio » x
Castaways Bar and Grill is the best location on North Avenue Beach for great food and ice cold drinks. The first level features an ice cream cafe and beachside burgers with casual walk-up stands. The rooftop Features tasty appetizers, sandwiches, fresh salads and refreshing desserts.
Open to all ages, the Miller Lite Beer Garden is located outside on the East End of Navy Pier and offers unparalleled views of both the Chicago skyline and lakefront. The Miller Lite Beer Garden is a wonderful place to spend a relaxing day or evening filled with entertainment and ambiance that cannot be found anywhere else in Chicago.
The Crystal Gardens is a perfect and unique location to host your event. The Crystal Gardens is a beautiful indoor, one-acre – botanical garden. This six-story glass atrium with a 50 foot arched ceiling holds over 80 live palm trees, lush foliage, hanging twinkle lights and dancing leapfrog fountains.
Tavern on Rush is a "hot spot" for locals and visitors alike. This upscale, contemporary Chicago Steakhouse boasts an extensive menu of classic American fare, including prime steaks and chops, fresh fish, pasta and daily specials prepared by Executive Chef John Gatsos.
For the past seven years, John Gatsos has been the executive chef at Tavern On Rush restaurant in Chicago. Tavern offers a wide selection of steaks, as well as seafood and other special season ingredients that allow John to explore his interest in other cultural cuisines, especially Asian and Mediterranean inspired entrees. Prior to working at Tavern, John spent ten years as the Executive Chef at Chicago Yacht Club, Monroe and Belmont Harbors. John attended Washburne Culinary Institute in Chicago for his training as a chef and has been a member of the Chicago Culinary Federation for several years. John lives in Brookfield, with his wife and eight year old triplets, Christian, Jordan, and Alexandra.View Full Bio » x
Enjoy the breathtaking views of the Chicago skyline and Lake Michigan at Riva Crab House on Navy Pier. Menu items include premium seafood, steaks and daily specials, as well as extensive wine selections. Proud to be Chicago's only seafood restaurant on the waterfront!
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