Who doesn't love a great event with a special kickoff party?! Especially in the middle of winter, everyone is looking for something to get excited about. Luckily to beckon in Chicago Restaurant Week from January 27th to February 9th we have The First Bites Bash at Navy Pier! Taking place the night before the start of restaurant week on the 26th, this is your opportunity to sample over 60 of the Chicago's best chefs working at the best restaurants in the city!
Over 60 restaurants will be participating in this year's First Bite Bash with each offering a tasting of a dish featured on their special prix fixe menu. Best yet, all featured restaurants will be participating in this years restaurant week so this is your chance to get a sneak peak of what's in store over the coming weeks! Be sure to take a look at the complete list of featured restaurants! Plus if you get thirsty, a selection of wine and spirits will be on hand. Complimentary coat check is included with your ticket and be sure to dress to impress! Business or cocktail attire is suggested.
And I hope you'll be saving some room for restaurant week itself! This is two weeks of great food, prepared by respected chefs, at excellent restaurants. Plus, new to 2017, restaurant week will feature brunch for the very first time! Three courses (brunch, lunch, and dinner) from a special prix fixe menu at $22, $33, and $44- fine dining made affordable and convenient!