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We are quickly approaching Spring on The Magnificent Mile! As we wait for the tulips to bloom, we are ready to hop around downtown Chicago and explore things to do this Easter Weekend.

Read on for all of the must-meet bunnies, must-try brunches & must-find Easter Eggs for you and your family along Michigan Avenue!

Dining

  • Z Bar

    Easter Egg Hunting, Grown-Up Style

    Easter wouldn’t be complete without an egg hunt. In Z Bar style, this one is tailored to adults. Guests choose an egg when ordering a cocktail; inside each egg, they’ll find a handmade chocolate. In addition, a limited number of lucky guests will be treated to these special surprises: tickets for two to an upcoming Wanderlust cocktail class with Vlad Novikov, Z Bar’s Director of Cocktails and Culture; a complimentary experience at the Chocolate Bar in The Lobby; and a complimentary cocktail at Z Bar.

    Easter brunch at Z Bar is from 11:00am to 3:00pm on April 21 and will run every Saturday and Sunday from 11:00am to 3:00pm thereafter. Reservations can be made by calling (312) 573-6888. 

    Z Bar
    108 E. Superior Street, Chicago, 60611 | (312) 573-6888

  • Travelle at The Langham

    A Botanical Easter

    Spend Easter Sunday with family and friends at Travelle for a specialty brunch buffet created by Executive Chef Damion Henry. A variety of breakfast and lunch items will be offered, including pastries, omelets, and Caramel Pecan French Toast, as well as Easter Favorites with sea salt-crusted Tomahawk rib rye, Honey glazed smoked bone-in ham, sushi, and dim sum. Little ones are welcome with a specialty child-friendly buffet of vegetables and hummus, macaroni and cheese, crispy chicken fingers, and more! There will be live music and a meet-and-greet with photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Reservations can be made online or by phone at (312) 923-7705.

    Travelle at The Langham
    330 N. Wabash Street, Chicago, 60611 | (312) 923-7705

  • The Signature Room

    Easter Brunch in the Clouds

    Families and friends can enjoy a gourmet brunch buffet and a visit with the Easter Bunny in the sky. The Easter brunch at The Signature Room features live piano music, photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny, and a lavish spread of chilled seafood, salad, charcuterie, fresh fruit, soup, and more. Plus, guests have access to a chef-attended carving station, made-to-order entrées, and a dessert buffet.  Easter Brunch is served from 10 AM - 2PM on Sunday, April 21st.  

    Reservations are required and can be made by calling 312.787.9596.

     

    The Signature Room
    875 N. Michigan Ave, Chicago, 60611 | (312) 787-9596

  • LondonHouse Chicago

    Easter Along The River

    From LondonHouse Chicago’s Juliette Grand Ballroom, with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Chicago River, guests are welcomed to a lavish Easter brunch buffet, with reimagined brunch dishes by Executive Chef Jacob Verstegen and Pastry Chef Samantha Santiago Torres. Dishes include seafood towers,Brisket BenedictHam and Cheese Funnel CakeBulgogi-Style CauliflowerCrispy Potato Pancakes, and more. Sweets include Salted Caramel Ganache Tarts, and Violet Macarons with prosecco jelly, all accompanied by a Chocolate Egg Sculpture.  Reservations for the luxe Easter brunch on Sunday, April 21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. can be made by calling 312.253.2317 or emailing rsvp@londonhouse.com.

    LondonHouse Chicago
    85 E. Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, 60611 | (312) 357-1200

  • Lawry's The Prime Rib

    A Prime Easter Feast

    Guests can rejoice with a prime rib meal with all the fixings to celebrate the end of the Lenten season and the start of spring at Lawry’s The Prime Rib. Guests are invited to go big with a prime rib feast on Easter Sunday, complete with Easter eggs and a jelly bean count.  Lawry's will be open from 12-8PM on Easter Sunday, April 21st.  Reservations can be made by calling (312) 787-5000 or online. 

    Lawry's The Prime Rib
    100 East Ontario St. Chicago, 60611 | (312) 787-5000

  • I|O Godfrey

    Rooftop Easter Vibes

    This Easter, I|O Godfrey, the year-round rooftop lounge at The Godfrey Hotel Chicago, invites visitors and locals to celebrate Easter Sunday with a rooftop brunch at the spot’s River North indoor|outdoor space with sweeping city views. Between indulging in brunch treats, kids can have fun at I|O’s game room, face-painting station, and egg hunt. The Easter Bunny will also attend the brunch for visits and photo opps. Guests can enjoy I|O Godfrey’s brunch for $39/adult and $12/child. Reservations can be made online at www.godfreyeaster.com or by calling 312.374.1830.

    I|O Godfrey
    127 W Huron St. Chicago 60654 | (312) 374-1830

  • Texas de Brazil

    Churrascaria

    This Easter, Texas de Brazil will be opening early on Sunday, April 21st!  Join them that day starting at 11 AM for their traditional Churrascaria, as well as added brunch options until 3 PM. 

    Texas de Brazil
    210 E. Illinois St. Chicago, 60611 | (312) 595-0913

  • River Roast

    Easter Sunday Chef Table

    This Easter Sunday, break from tradition with this one-of-a-kind dining option at River Roast Social House.  Enjoy a delicious Easter menu the whole family will love, featuring a breakfast station, hand-carved roasts and more!  Reservation can be made here

    River Roast
    315 N. LaSalle St. Chicago 60611 | (312) 822-0100

  • Spiaggia

    Sardinian Easter Brunch

    Chef Tony Mantuano and Executive Chef Joe Flamm, winner of Top Chef Season 15, have created a special brunch menu inspired by the flavors and traditions of Sardinia.  Click here to reserve your table or call (312) 280-2750.

    Spiaggia
    980 N Michigan Avenue, Chicago, 60611 | (312) 280-2750

  • Hard Rock Cafe

    Hop On Over

    Celebrate Easter weekend in style with the Hard Rock Cafe!  Kick off the festivities on Saturday, April 20th for breakfast with the bunny from 10AM - 12PM.  On Easter Sunday, enjoy a delicious brunch buffet that the whole family will love.  

    Hard Rock Cafe
    63 W Ontario St, Chicago, 60654 | (312) 943-2252

  • STK Steakhouse

    Easter Brunch Buffet at STK Steakhouse

    Join STK Steakhouse on Sunday, April 21, 2019 from 10:30am-3pm for our Easter Brunch Buffet; featuring Brunch Essentials, Raw Bar, Carving Station, Dessert Playground, Classic Brunch Cocktails, Live DJ & More. Vibe Up Your Easter Brunch Experience & Book Now.

    STK Steakhouse
    9 W. Kinzie Street, Chicago, 60654 | (312) 340-5636

  • Allium

    Easter Brunch

    Chef Michael Zachman and team present an over-the-top brunch buffet with over 60 items - from savory to sweet.

    Seatings are available from 10:00am to 3:30pm on Sunday, April 21, for $180 per person and $65 for kids ages 5-12. For reservations and/or more information, please call 312-799-4900.

    See the full menu at https://www.alliumchicago.com/upcoming-events

    Allium
    120 E. Delaware Place, Chicago, 60611 | (312)799-4900

  • Harry Caray's

    Easter at Harry's

    Harry Caray's fan-favorite Champagne Easter Brunch is back again this year. Harry's River North location will offer a selection of brunch favorites, indulge in carving stations, made-to-order omelets and waffles, alongside Harry's classics like Chicken Vesuvio. Reservation are recommended and can be made here. 

    Harry Caray's 
    33 W. Kinzie Street, Chicago, 60654 | (312)828-0966

  • Terrace 16

    Hop Up to Terrace 16 for Easter Brunch

    Terrace 16, the contemporary American restaurant perched on the 16th floor of Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago, invites guests and families to join in festive Easter celebrations with a bountiful brunch, an extravagant egg hunt on the outdoor terrace (weather permitting) and a lively Instagram wall to capture all of the Easter “egg-citement.”  On Easter Sunday, guests will be able to enjoy the delectable options on the Terrace 16 menu a la carte. 

    For more information or to make Easter reservations, guests may call 312-588-8030 or visit OpenTable.

     

    Terrace 16
    401 N. Wabash Ave, Chicago, 60611 | (312)588-8030

  • Baptiste & Bottle

    Easter Brunch

    Spend Easter Sunday with family and friends over this delectable brunch offering of a three-course prix fixe menu, including a Roasted Prime Rib Carving Station.  The price is $79 per adult, excluding tax and gratuity.  See the menu here.  Make your Easter Sunday reservations here

    Baptiste & Bottle
    101 East Erie St, Chicago, 60611 | (312) 667-6793

Hotels

  • The Peninsula Chicago

    The Lobby Elevates Tradition with Magnificent Easter Brunch

    The sun-drenched Lobby with its majestic 20-foot picture windows is the perfect setting for breakfast, lunch or dinner any day of the week, but the hotel’s Easter Brunch is perhaps the most eagerly anticipated experience of the year for foodies and families. New traditions are formed, and old ones celebrated, as guests indulge in the lavish buffet and elaborate décor that make The Lobby a go-to destination year after year. 

    Reservations can be made by calling (312) 573-6685 or emailing diningpch@peninsula.com.

     

    The Peninsula Chicago
    108 E. Superior Street, Chicago, 60611 | (312) 337-2888

  • The Blackstone

    Blooms, Bees, and Chrysanthemum Liqueur 

    April showers bring May flowers, but The Blackstone is ushering the sights and sounds of spring early with its Blooming at The Blackstone package, which includes a Lake View Room to take in the unobstructed views of Lake Michigan; a bouquet from Flowers for Dreams; a canvas tote bag to help guests maximize the hotel’s location on Michigan Avenue and the nearby Roosevelt Collection Shops; and a printed itinerary of specially curated spring activities.

    The Blackstone
    636 South Michigan Ave. Chicago, 60605 | (312) 447-0955

Shopping

  • 900 North Michigan Shops

    Brunching with The Bunny

    Get into the Easter spirit  and head over to the 900 North Michigan Shops for photos and brunch with the bunny!  All proceeds from brunches with the Bunny will benefit Lurie Children's Hospital.  Click here to learn more about the Easter events happening at 900 North Michigan Shops. 

    900 North Michigan Shops
    900 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, 60611 | (312) 915-3916



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