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Alter Brewery Beer Tasting Dinner

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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.

The tasting menu and dinner details can be found here.

New Menu Items!

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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.

Click here to view our new lunch menu.

Click here to view our new dinner menu.

Click here to view our new dessert menu.

Click here to view our new bar and biergarten menu.

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

Bottle and Bottega Painting Party

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Edelweiss is hosting our annual painting party!

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!

Register here.

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Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Edelweiss

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A special Mother’s Day dinner menu will be available on Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14. Seating times are available and music will accompany our exquisite food and drink. Moms will receive a complimentary flute of champagne.

Call 708.452.6040 to make your reservation today.

Click here to view the Mother's Day Menu

2017 Easter Menu

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Celebrate Easter at the Edelweiss!

We will be featuring a special Easter menu including Bavarian Baked Ham, Maple Glazed Stuffed Pork Tenderloin, and a Pilsner Braised Lamb Shank. Reservations are available for seatings at 11:30am, 12:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm, 4:00pm and 5:30pm. Call 708.452.6040 and make your reservation today!

Click here to view the 2017 Easter Menu

Book Your Next Event at the Edelweiss

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Spring is almost here! Graduations, Baptisms, Communions and Confirmations are just around the corner. Let us host your special event!

Book your party with us and receive a customized family-style menu of your choice and receive a complimentary $25.00 Gift Certificate.

Contact Dawn at 708.452.6040 to starting planning today!

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Valentine's Day Dinner Menu

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Bring your loved one to the Edelweiss restaurant for a special dinner. Our Valentines menu is available Friday, February 10 - Tuesday, February 14.



View the complete Valentine's Day menu here




Super Bowl

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Join us Sunday, February 5, 2017 at 5:30 PM to watch the New England Patriots take on the Atlanta Falcons in the biggest football game of the year!

We will be featuring $5 Half Liters and $3 Bloody Marys along with a complimentary half time spread including Buffalo Wings, Chili con Carne and Brats.

Arrive early -seating is limited!

Kale Fest

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Who doesn't like Kale? We love it so much we are having a Kale Fest!

From January 20th to the 29th we will being having a Kale Fest. We will have a special menu that will focus on how great kale is. Please come on by and try out some of the special dishes we created for this fest.

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$5 Daily Bar Specials Menu

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In the mood for something quick?

Stop by the Edelweiss for one of our $5 food and beer daily bar specials.


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Holiday Season

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Celebrate the Holiday Season at the Edelweiss!

Our holiday menu is now available. Make your reservation today and enjoy our special menu including Roasting Holiday Goose, Lamb Shank Jardinere, and Mustard Crusted Pork Belly.

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Thanksgiving 2016

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Join us for a Thanksgiving Feast Edelweiss style!

Choose from our special holiday menu that includes: traditional Thanksgiving turkey, baked ham, roasted duck, chef’s fish of the day and our traditional German entrees.

Parties of 6 or more reserve your whole turkey, served family style and carved table side!

Reservations required: 11:30a,12:00p, 1:30p, 4:00p, 5:30p. Complete details can be found here.

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Hunter's Fest 2016

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Join us for Hunter's Fest November 12—20

Live music every Saturday-Sunday. Enjoy a Traditional Hunter Fest including venison, forest rabbit, wild boar chops, wild game sausage and much more!







Oktoberfest

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Join us for Chicagoland's best Bavarian celebration!

Edelweiss Restaurant will be celebrating from September 10 through November 5th. We are proud to feature live entertainment Friday through Sunday, a special Oktoberfest menu, and beer promos every Friday and Saturday.

Don't miss out on the festivities! Make your reservation today! 708.452.6040.

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Kids Eat Free

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The warm weather is upon us!

Bring your family to the Edelweiss! One free kids meal with the purchase of one adult entree for children 10 and under.

Valid on Mondays from 11am-7pm

This is not valid with any other special, offer, or promotion.

Spargel Maifest

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Germans go crazy for asparagus (spargel) this time of year! Both in Germany and here in Chicago, asparagus is a sure sign of springtime. From May 14th to the 22nd we will be hosting Spargel Maifest. We will have a special menu that will focus on asparagus and other fresh flavors of the spring season. Please come on by and try out some of the fantastic dishes we created for this fest.

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Mother's Day

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Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Edelweiss

A special Mother’s Day dinner menu will be available on Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 8. Seating times are available and music will accompany our exquisite food and drink. Moms will receive a complimentary flute of champagne. Call 708.452.6040 to make your reservation today.

Click to View the Mother's Day Menu

Experience the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Plays Shostakovich

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Edelweiss is proud to partner with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. On April 17, the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra will be sharing their talent on their very own Symphony Hall Stage.They will be playing at Orchestra Hall at 4 PM at 220 South Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60604

The Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra has made regular guest appearances in the most important musical capitals and music festivals around the world. One of the most outstanding podium personalities of our time, Mariss Jansons brings the orchestra to Chicago for a performance of Shostakovich's Seventh Symphony. To learn more & purchase tickets, visit cso.org or call 312-294-3000.

Dine with us before April 3rd and be entered to win a pair of tickets to the concert!

JACKPOT!!!

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The video game machines are paying out.

Just settle back in our plush chairs, relax with a drink and test your luck with our multi-game machines featuring Las Vegas style video poker and slots.

Come in for lunch, dinner or cocktails and stay for an afternoon or evening of gaming pleasure.


First Holy Communion

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Let Edelweiss host your Communion Celebration.

Book your party with us and receive a customized family-style menu of your choice and receive a complimentary $25.00 Gift Certificate.



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9 Restaurants In Illinois To Get Ethnic Food That’ll Blow Your Mind

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Only In Your State has posted a new article covering some of the best ethnic restaurants in Illinois and Edelweiss made the list!

They wrote "If the name of this restaurant doesn't make you start singing, I don't know what will. This time of year, especially, I get a craving for classic German food. They're a lot of fun on the weekends, when the music is playing. It's a great place to get a beer, and the food is really, really yummy. And don’t you dare leave without trying their German Chocolate Cake!Prost!"

Cheack out the great artical. Also, remember just because Oktoberfest is over doesn't mean we stop pouring the beer and surviving great German food.

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Edelweiss Thanksgiving

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Let us cook Thanksgiving dinner for you.

We will take the stress out of cooking Thanksgiving dinner for you. We are the perfect place to come and relax on Thanksgiving with the family. You can pick from our special hoiday dinner menu or for parties of 6 of more, you can reserve a whole turkey with all the classic Thanksgiving sides.

There will be live music from Johnny Wagner also. Come and join us November 26 for a stress free Thanksgiving dinner.

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Oktoberfest

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Come celebrate Oktoberfest with us starting September 12 to November 7 2015.

There will be live music Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Thursday 6-10pm, Friday & Saturday 7-11pm, Sunday 4-8pm

We will have prizes and give a ways on Friday & Saturday nights. So bring the whole family and come enjoy good food, music and people.

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Chicago's Best TV

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IT IS OFFICIAL!! Edelweiss will be featured on WGN's Chicago's Best.

Come meet Brittney Payton and the rest of the crew from Chicago's Best TV on Wednesday May 13th at 4:00 as they come and see why Edelweiss.....is Chicago's Best!!!!

If you have not seen previous shows, watch them every Sunday night on WGN at 10:00pm. Check out Chicago's Best website to see other shows

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10 Unique Bars Near O Hare Airport

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The Chicago Traveler posted a new article covering some of the best unique bars surrounding O’Hare Airport and Edelweiss made the list!

Cheack out the great artical and check out our resturant as well as the bar. We're only 12 minutes away from O Hare (less if you drive like a true Chicagoan)

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