Chef Michael Kornick at the Chicago Food and Wine Festival

chicago food & wine festival: aug 29-30

we’re so excited chicago is about to have it’s own food & wine festival. it’s about time!

chef mk will be making an appearance along with tons of other amazing chicago chefs.

check out more in the Chicago Tribune.

father's day grill boxes available at mk the restaurant chicago

fathers day 2015

father’s day grill boxes for two are available for $100 & include:

– your choice of steak: 10 oz filet, 14 oz ny strip, or 12 oz veal chop
– nichols farm asparagus
– poached marble potatoes ready for the grill
– truffle aioli & red wine sauce
– chef erick’s favorite grilled steak recipe

order via email or give us a call: 312.482.9179
deadline to order is wednesday, june 17th

 

the patriarch frank family vineyard wine dinner at mk The Restaurant

june 19: frank family vineyards wine dinner

we are thrilled to announce our next unique wine dinner on june 19th (aka father’s day weekend!).

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fernando beteta, one of only 220 master sommeliers worldwide, will be on hand to walk us through each of five fantastic wines from Frank Family Vineyards​ carefully paired with five courses. email wine director jordyn shapiro to reserve your spot.

Frank Family Vineyards Wine dinner at mk The Restaurant june 19 2015

 

 

chef erick on WGN & celebrated chefs cook for a cause

chef erick stopped by WGN lunchbreak to make cucumber gazpacho and talk about tonight’s celebrated chefs cook for a cause. check out the video below.

if you’d like to help send sick kids to camp, there are still a few tickets left for tonight’s event at the ritz carlton chicago here.

 

 

Rhubarb Crisp at mk the restaurant in chicago

bistro supper: may 24 & 26

bistro suppers are approachable, shareable, and don’t require a special occasion. don’t know what to do for dinner tonight? we’ve got it covered.

sun-tue in our bar & lounge. 3 courses. $30/person.

this week:

wild rocket, shaved fennel, nichol’s farms radishes, pine nuts, lemon vinaigrette, capriole farms goat cheese
roasted tuscan baby back ribs, wax bean salad
strawberry rhubarb crisp

please note: we will be closed on monday, may 25th in observance of the holiday.

fennel salad at mk the restaurant in chicago

wild rocket, shaved fennel, nichol’s farms radishes, pine nuts, lemon vinaigrette, capriole farms goat cheese

 

Strawberry Rhubarb Crostata at mk the restaurant chicago

bistro supper: may 17-19

join us sun-tue nights in our bar & lounge for bistro supper. 3 courses. shareable family-style. $30/person. email for reservations or just walk in! this week’s menu:

escarole, trevesio, cara cara oranges, pineapple mint

grilled flank steak, market vegetables, balsamic brown butter

strawberry-rhubarb crostata, vanilla ice cream

bistro supper flank steak at mk the restaurant chicago

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may 28: 5-course gran moraine winery dinner

gran moraine winery dinner at mk the restaurant

Zucchini Salad on Bistro Supper Menu at mk the restaurant chicago

bistro supper: may 10-12

join us sun-tue nights in our bar & lounge for bistro supper. 3 courses. shareable family-style. $30/person. email for reservations or just walk in! this week’s menu:

zucchini squash salad, ricotta, almonds, tuscan oil, oven-dried grape tomatoes

grilled quail, heirloom carrots, carrot tops, english peas, and honey

strawberry shortcake

bistro supper strawberry shortcake at mk the restaurant chicago

 

mother’s day

mother's day 2015 free champagne at mk The Restaurant


 

Bistro Supper Whole Roasted Trout at mk The Restaurant

bistro supper: may 3-5

3 courses. family-style in our bar & lounge. sun-tue. $30/person. new every week.
this week:

shaved fennel, crushed chilies, buffalo mozzarella, ceringnola olives, mint
pan-roasted local trout, umbrian lentils, charred ramp relish
lemon pound cake, oat crumble, strawberry-rhubarb compote, vanilla ice cream
call 312.482.9179 or email info@mkchicago.com for reservations.

Bistro Supper Burrata at mk The Restaurant

Bistro Supper Strawberry Poppyseed Cake at mk The Restaurant