Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises' Chef/Partner Jeff Mahin and Chef/Partner Francis Brennan bring their popular California-style concept, Summer House Santa Monica, to Lincoln Park in Chicago IL. Inside Summer House, guests will find a laid-back, friendly vibe with an environment reminiscent of the Golden State, complete with beach house-inspired décor. The chef-driven menu highlights simple, hand-crafted dishes prepared with local and seasonally-inspired ingredients, many of which are prepared on a wood fire grill. A carefully curated list of California wines complement each menu item. A bakery counter, shared with Stella Barra, will offer a selection of fresh baked breakfast pastries, muffins and Mahin’s famous cookie selection. Locally roasted artisan coffee will also be served in both restaurants. Summer House Santa Monica is open for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch.
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Brunch 8:00-3:00, Sat/Sun
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Wine Dinner Series:
Vietti Winery (Italy)
Join Summer House Santa Monica and Stella Barra Pizzeria for the second installment in our Fall Wine Dinner Series! We are excited to welcome Vietti Winery Owner Elena Penna Currado for a special four-course dinner featuring four Vietti Winery wines from Castiglione Falletto, Barolo Italy. Begin the evening with Housemade Bread and Grissini with caprino followed by Vitello Tonnato, Risotto with wild mushrooms and hazelnuts and Braised Grass-Fed Beef with heirloom squash and grana padano. Click here for the full menu. $85 per guest (tax and gratuity not included). Space is limited; please call Summer House at 773-634-4100 or email Katie at email@example.com.
Save the date! The final dinner in our fall series is on Tuesday, December 6 with Owner/Winemaker Matt Bonanno of BonAnno Wines in Napa, California. Full menu coming soon.
New! Stella Barra Brunch Buffet
Next door at Stella Barra Pizzeria:
Enjoy a brand new brunch buffet on Saturdays and Sundays from 10am ’til 2pm! We’ll have breakfast enchiladas, caramelized brioche french toast, cinnamon rolls, seasonal stratta, yogurt parfaits and more – unlimited for $19.95. And did we mention…there will also be $5 bloody marys, bellinis and mimosas. Reservations accepted; please call 773-634-4101.
Happy Hour at Stella Barra
Happy Hour in Lincoln Park just got a whole lot better! Enjoy a variety of $3 bar bites and drink specials including $4 draft beers, $6 craft cocktails & wines by the glass – right next door at Stella Barra! Click here to view the full Happy Hour Menu.
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