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Celebrate Lent at the Edelweiss! 2/6/2018

Join us during this Lenten season and enjoy our special menu featuring pierogis, potato croquettes, and our fabulous Fish Fry (available Friday and Saturdays)! This special menu will be available February 15 - March 29. Book online or call 708.452.6040 to make your reservation today.

Our Lent lunch menu can be viewed here.
Our Lent dinner menu can be viewed here.

Celebrate Valentine's Day at the Edelweiss! 1/23/2018

Valentine’s Day is Wednesday, February 14th but Edelweiss begins the festivities on Friday, February 9th celebrating through Wednesday, February 14th. Bring your loved one for a special night out and enjoy our holiday menu.


Call 708.452.6040 to make your reservation today!
Our Valentine's Celebration menu can be viewed here.

KALE FEST, FRIDAY JAN 19th – SUNDAY JAN 28th 1/16/2018

Join us for Kalefest! Our kale is braised with smoked meats and served as an accompaniment to our featured entrées of oxtails, lamb shank and hasenpfeffer. It’s a unique dining experience featuring a nutritional powerhouse that will please the most sophisticated palate. Call 708.452.6040 to make your reservation today!


Call 708.452.6040 to make your reservation today!
Click here to view our menu

Holiday Gift Certificate Special 12/12/2017

Receive a Free $20.00 Gift Certificate
When you purchase $100.00 in Gift Certificates

OR Receive a Free $10.00 Gift Certificate
When you purchase $50.00 in Gift Certificates

Call 708.452.6040 to purchase your gift certificate today.
Purchase must be made by 12/24/2017
Free Gift Certificate Valid January 2nd - February 28th, 2018

Ring in the New Year at Edelweiss 12/8/2017

We have it all - a holiday menu, champagne toast, balloon drop, live entertainment (the Edelweiss Band will perform from 8:30pm to 12:30am) and the traditional serving of herring to bestow a resounding welcome to the New Year.

No additional event fee! Our holiday menu will be available.

Click here to view our holiday menu

Check out our menu for the Holiday! 11/29/2017

Celebrate the Holidays at the Edelweiss

Just us for a festive meal this December. Our special holiday menu will be available for the month featuring traditional German dishes including our roasted holiday goose and stuffed pork loin.
Call 708.452.6040 to make your reservation today.

Click here to view our holiday menu

Dinner with Santa 11/17/2017

Join us for Dinner with Santa!

Grab the kids and head over to the Edelweiss for an evening filled with good food, fun and Santa! Our holiday menu and kids menu will be available along with live Christmas music, a complimentary picture with Santa and a kids candy bar*.

Call 708.452.6040 by December 1st to make your reservation.

*Requires a minimum purchase of one adult entree.

Check out our menu for Thanksgiving! 11/02/2017

Celebrate Thanksgiving Edelweiss style! Enjoy the holidays with family & friends while we take care of the rest!

We are pleased to offer a special sit down dinner menu or family style for parties of six or more. Reserve your whole turkey delivered tableside with all the sides (requires a $100 deposit). Price: $29.95 per adult ∙ $14.95 children (4-10 yrs) Includes soup and pumpkin pie (beverages excluded). Seatings are available at 11:30a, 12:00p, 1:30p, 3:00p, 4:00p & 5:30p. Johnny Wagner will be performing from 1:00p – 5:00p.

Click here to view our menu

Oktoberfest 2017 Posted: 09/05/2017

Join us for Chicagoland's best Bavarian celebration!

Edelweiss Restaurant will be celebrating from September 9th through November 4th. We are proud to feature live entertainment Friday through Sunday, a special Oktoberfest menu, and beer promos every Friday and Saturday.

Click Here to view our Oktoberfest 2017 Menu


September Music Lineup

  • Thursday, 14th - Johnny Wagner (6-10)
  • Friday, 15th - Edelweiss Band (7-11)
  • Saturday, 16th - Edelweiss Band (7-11)
  • Sunday, 17th - Edelweiss Band (4-8)
  • Friday, 22nd - Paloma (7-11)
  • Saturday, 23rd - Edelweiss Band (7-11)
  • Sunday, 24th - Johnny Wagner Band (4-8)
  • Friday, 29th - Euro Express (7-11)
  • Saturday, 30th - Euro Express (7-11)

  • October Music Lineup

  • Sunday, 1st - Euro Express (4-8)
  • Friday, 6th - Edelweiss Band (7-11)
  • Saturday, 7th - Edelweiss Band (7-11)
  • Sunday, 8th - Paloma (4-8)
  • Friday, 12th - Paloma (7-11)
  • Saturday, 14th - Edelweiss Band (7-11)
  • Sunday, 15th - Edelweiss Band (4-8)
  • Friday, 20th - Johnny Wagner Band (7-11)
  • Saturday, 21st - Edelweiss Band (7-11)
  • Sunday, 22nd - Paloma (4-8)
  • Friday, 27th - Paloma (7-11)
  • Saturday, 28th - Euro Express (7-11)
  • Sunday, 29th - Johnny Wagner Band (4-8)

  • Don't miss out on the festivities! Make your reservat ion today! 708.452.6040

    Biergarten Summer Series 2017 Posted: 06/25/2017

    Join us for good food, drinks and fun in our Biergarten this summer!

  • July 22 ∙ Bitburger and Kronenbourg Blanc
  • Aug 12 ∙ Summertime Wine Pairing and Small Plates
  • Aug 26 ∙ Konig Pilsner and Kronenbourg Blanc

  • Events are from 3-6pm and will feature:
    Live Music ∙ Raffle ∙ $5 1/2 Liters ∙ $5 Burgers and Brats on the Grill ∙ $5 Schnitzel Fingers ∙ $4 Bavarian Pretzels ∙ $4 Sprecher Root Beer Floats

    Each event attended earns an entry to our Giveway Grand Prize: 7 Day/6 Night stay in Austria.

    *The more events you attend; the greater your chance to win! *Excludes airfare and taxes, certain restrictions may apply. Subject to availability and A.R.I.'s reservation polices.

    Celebrate Father's Day at the Edelweiss 06/02/2017

    Come celebrate Father's Day weekend with us

    A special Father’s Day dinner menu will be available on Friday, June 16, Saturday, June 17 and Sunday, June 18th.

    Call 708.452.6040 to make your reservation today.

    Edelweiss was featured on Ethnic Eats Chicago! Posted: 06/01/2017

    Check out the review!

    Welcome New Executive Chef Doug Yeomans Posted: 05/312017

    Come celebrate Father's Day weekend with us

    Chef Doug Yeomans brings more than 25 years of culinary experience to the Edelweiss kitchen. After graduating with an Associates Degree in both culinary management and pastry arts, Chef Yeomans established an impressive career in which he has worked with celebrity chefs, designed menus for public figures and held key roles in numerous successful establishments.

    We are thrilled to have him lead our kitchen team in bringing you your favorite German dishes. Stay tuned for information on exciting special events here at Edelweiss featuring Chef Yeomans!

    Alter Brewery Beer Tasting Dinner Posted: 05/09/2017

    Come celebrate Father's Day weekend with us

    Edelweiss is hosting a beer pairing dinner featuring a five course menu prepared by the newest addition to our Edelweiss staff, Executive Chef Doug Yeomans. The creative and delectable menu will be paired with beers from Alter Brewery.

    Please join us for an unforgettable dining event! Tickets are $50 per person. Seating is limited. Call 708.452.6040 to make your reservation.

    New Menu Items Posted: 05/05/2017

    Come celebrate Father's Day weekend with us

    Edelweiss Restaurant is pleased to present new and exciting dishes on our menus. Our lunch and dinner menus are now featuring delicious German dishes including Jausen platter, Frikadellen, and the refreshing Schnitzel Salad. Enjoy the beautiful warm weather in our biergarten while you sample our new sausage sandwich or schnitzel fingers while sipping on our sprecher root beer float. Save room for dessert! Our seasonal dessert menu includes tantalizing sweet treats such as key lime pie and strawberry shortcake.

    Stop by for lunch or dinner and enjoy these tasty new dishes today!

    Bottle & Botega Posted: 05/02/2017

    Edelweiss is hosting our annual painting party!

    Edelweiss Restaurant is pleased to present new and exciting dishes on our menus. Sip, socialize and paint while Bottle and Bottega's talented artist helps you uncork your creativity. Bring the family, catch up with friends, celebrate Mother's day or make it a date night...whatever inspires you to get inspired with us! $35 Ticket price includes use of all necessary paint supplies, use of aprons, instruction, and a take home canvas! Edelweiss will be offering $8.00 specials on drinks and appetizers!