The green river dye has faded and the parade is a happy memory for another year. Yet the fun is far from over. Today we'll be enjoying a Pig Roast and live music at Chief O'Neill's. Here's a listing of lots of other sweet St Patrick's Day specials around Chi, IL.
#TBT 2009 ChiIL Mama's Sage (6) rocking her St. Patrick's Day dress
Get Lucky at Chicago’s First and Oldest Wine Bar, Geja’s Café:
Iconic Chicago restaurant, Geja’s Café, 340 W. Armitage, is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day by offering two special St. Patrick’s Day dinners on Thursday, March 17th. Diners can choose from:
[if !supportLists]o [endif]The St. Patty’s Combo ($35/person) featuring a four-course corned beef and potato fondue dinner, which includes Geja’s Famous Cheese Fondue served with Irish soda bread and marbled rye, a crisp greens salad, a Corned Beef and Potato entrée with assorted veggies, three magically delicious sauces (Green Peppercorn Dijon, Stout Mustard and Guinness BBQ), topped off with decadent chocolate fondue served with green Rice Krispie Treats and assorted fruits.
Pot of Gold Pairing ($50/person), featuring all of the above paired with Irish classics; Magners Cider with cheese fondue, Guinness stout with the entrée, and Geja’s famous Bailiccino, an intoxicating blend of Irish Cream and cappuccino to accompany the chocolate fondue. For more information, visit gejascafe.com or call 773.281.9101.
Put a Fresh Spin on St. Patrick’s Day at Green Bean Restaurant:
St. Patrick’s Day doesn’t have to be just a day of drinking green beer. Put a healthy spin at Green Bean Restaurant, 734 W. Fullerton Ave, with their special Corned Beef Patty Melt and Potato Soup combo for only $8.99, valid on Thursday, March 17th. In addition the special combo, other St. Patrick’s Day-themed menu items include Tempura Fried Green Beans, Cucumber Cantaloupe Stone Water and Lean Green Machine Tea, all physician-approved, non-GMO and gluten-free. For more information, visit www.greenbeanrestaurant.com.
Make Your Coffee as Irish as You’d Like at Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park’s THE BAR:
Ditch the Bloody Mary’s this St. Patrick’s Day and warm up with a build your own Irish Coffee Bar at Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park’s THE BAR from March 12 - 20. Guest to THE BAR get choose from several hot beverage options and an adult libation. Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park, 200 N. Columbus Dr., is centrally located downtown and makes for a perfect pit-stop between the dyeing of the Chicago River at 9:00 a.m. and the St. Patrick’s Day Parade which kicks off at noon. For more information visit: http://www.fairmont.com/chicago.
Let “Patrick” satisfy your sweet-tooth at Vanille:
This bakery is one of our favs here at ChiIL Mama! Highly recommended.
St. Patrick’s Day, Vanille is featuring the charming and delicious “Patrick” as their Stud Muffin. Vanille’s Stud Muffin Collection is not only known for its good looks but also for its irresistible combination of Vanille’s favorite cakes topped with their signature macarons. “Patrick” starts with Guinness chocolate cake, and gets topped with Bushmills Whiskey ganache and a chocolate macaron. Stud Muffins are available in a variety of flavors for $6.35 each. For more information visit: http://www.vanillepatisserie.com.
Too Much Celebrating Taking a Toll on Your Body? Relax and Heal at Massage Envy:
As the leading provider of therapeutic massage in the United States, and with over 44 locations in the Chicagoland area, Massage Envy is the perfect place to rejuvenate after too much holiday celebration. Let a Massage Envy licensed massage therapist heal your post St. Patrick’s Day pain with a variety of different massage and facial techniques. Massage Envy has revolutionized the industry by providing a convenient and affordable membership model. First time Introductory 1-Hour Massage sessions start a $59.99 and introduction 1-hour Facial Sessions start at $69.99. For more information or to find the nearest Massage Envy location please visit: http://www.massageenvy.com.
Live the “Suite Life” this St. Patrick’s Day at Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago:Those looking for a convenient and centrally located downtown Chicago hotel with a great holiday deal needn’t look any further than the Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago. This March guests can use the Special Offer Code “SUITEH” to receive a discounted suite upgrade up to 50%. The hotel is located downtown only blocks from the Chicago River, which will be the star of the show this St. Patrick’s Day weekend as it is dyed a festive green color. For more information please visit: http://theloopchicago.centric.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html