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Monday, August 06, 2018
Kit Kat livens up Northalsted Market Days, August 11-12, with great food, amazing martinis and the famous Kit Kat Divas
Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club’s August Happenings
Kit Kat livens up Northalsted Market Days, August 11-12,
with great food, amazing martinis and the famous Kit Kat Divas
The month of August at Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club in Boystown (3700 N. Halsted, Chicago; 773-525-1111) will be a hot one, and Kit Kat will help you let it all hang out before the summer months wind down. Kit Kat is one of Chicago’s premier dining and entertainment destinations and it’s the only place for dinner and a show every day of the week. This August, Kit Kat’s annual Market Days celebration will make it the place for sophisticated fun, August 11 and 12.
Market Days is the greatest block party ever, and it will be even more spectacular when you choose Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club as your weekend gathering spot throughout Market Days Weekend. Great food, more than 100 extraordinary martinis and a creative, sophisticated vibe are the main attractions at Kit Kat, not to mention the famous Kit Kat divas, who will have you revving up your engines for even more.
Kit Kat’s Divalicious Brunch gets Market Days going strong
Get the party started early on Saturday and Sunday, August 11 and 12 by heading over to Kit Kat Lounge for the Divalicious Brunch, served both days from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Choose between Kit Kat’s regular brunch menu and, for only $19.95 more, add a drink package and enjoy unlimited Mimosas, Bellinis, Bloody Marys, Three Olives Rosé Vodka spritzers and Sangrias.
Another great option is Kit Kat’s Two-Course Prix Fixe Brunch which includes drinks ($34.95 per person, plus tax and gratuity). Kit Kat diva extraordinaire, Madame X, will be on hand with her soulful and sassy performances.
For those who choose the regular brunch menu, there are many great options. Specialty brunch selections at Kit Kat include salads such as the Coconut Shrimp Salad ($16), coconut shrimp on a bed of mixed greens, with cabbage, carrots and cherry tomato tossed with a mango-cilantro vinaigrette. Specialty breakfast dishes include the Crab Cakes Benedict ($14); crab cake benedict with lemony Bernaise sauce and bacon crumbles; the Body Builder ($15), protein rich whole wheat tortilla burrito with egg whites, spinach, chicken and Swiss cheese, served alongside Mediterranean style quinoa with tomato, olives, pine nuts and feta; Potato Croquettes & Eggs ($14), two eggs any style, bacon, sausage, and mashed potato croquettes stuffed with cheese, ham and scallions, served with Romesco, sour cream and bacon crumble.
Brunchtime sandwiches include the Kickin’ Korean BBQ Chicken Sandwich ($14), fried chicken with spicy and sweet BBQ sauce, coleslaw, pickles and buttermilk ranch, served with roasted potatoes; and the Club Sandwich ($14), with turkey, bacon, avocado, tomato and lettuce with mayo on wheat toast, served with roasted potatoes.
Kit Kat’s hearty brunch entrées include Chicken and Waffles ($16), fried chicken breast with waffles, cayenne maple and roasted potatoes; Chilaquiles ($14), corn tortilla chips, Mexican chorizo, salsa verde, queso fresco and two fried eggs; the Big Hot Mess ($16), fried chicken breast, fresh biscuits topped with sausage gravy and two eggs served sunny side up; and the Avocado Two Ways ($14), multigrain toast with avocado smear, one slice topped with an egg any style and the other slice topped with applewood smoked ham, served with diced tomato tossed with olive oil.
Evenings During Market Days Weekend
Saturday and Sunday evenings at Kit Kat Lounge will be spectacular as well, as Puerto Rican superstar Dulce Andrews, who performs throughout the United States, entertains the Ki Kat crowd throughout the evening with her spot-on impersonations of her role model, JLo, as well as Shakira, Celine Dion and many more. Enjoy Kit Kat’s artful contemporary American cuisine and liven it up even more with amazing martinis from the famous Kit Kat Martini List.
Kit Kat’s dinner menu is a festival of outstanding choices. Opening Acts are pleasingly shareable small plates. Choices include Kit Kat Calamari ($12), tempura battered coconut shrimp with a spicy and sweet chili sauce; Baked Goat Cheese ($12), with house-herbed marinara sauce, breadcrumbs, and served with crostini; Chicken Satay ($13), coconut curry marinated chicken served with Thai peanut dipping sauce and crisp cucumber salad; Bacon Truffle Mac N Cheese ($13), macaroni with a creamy truffle and cheese sauce, bacon, and topped with crunchy bread crumbs; and Pork Lollipops ($12), soy glazed pork lollipops with sweet and spicy dipping sauces.
The menu’s Main Attractions are star-inspired entrées. Choices include the Yoko Ono ($23), sesame teriyaki salmon fillet with wasabi mashed potatoes, sautéed spinach and green beans; the Mae West ($23); Southern style fried chicken & waffles served with creamy mashed potatoes, braised collard greens, banana horseradish puree, topped with cayenne maple syrup; the Coco Chanel ($19), Angus beef burger topped with brie, caramelized onions, balsamic dressed arugula, & Dijon aioli with choice of onion rings, sweet potato fries or Parmesan frites; and the Charro ($24), skirt steak with Kit Kat chimichurri sauce and served with decadent fries tossed with chorizo sausage & caramelized onions.
During Market Days weekend, the famous Kit Kat Divas will perform from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. on Saturday and from 6:30 p.m. to midnight Friday and Sunday.
Take a Break in the Afternoon during Market Days and Enjoy Kit Kat’s Happy Hour
You’ll no doubt want to take an afternoon break during Market Days, so Kit Kat, with the hottest Happy Hour in Boystown, is the place to cool off and unwind. Stop by from 4 to 7 p.m. for the Kit Kat Happy Hour, featuring $4 martinis and half-off small plates. And don’t forget that Stoli martinis are only $7 all day Sunday.
Kit Kat is a martini and cocktail lover’s heaven on earth
Kit Kat has built a following from far and wide for many reasons, and the awe-inspiring martini list is one of them. There are more than 200 cocktails available, including over 100 martinis that run the gamut: light and refreshing, fruity, globally-inspired, and martinis that please the sweet tooth. Two of the most popular martinis include the Porn Star, made with vodka, fresh strawberry puree, kiwi puree and a splash of champagne; and the Lady Gaga, made with vodka, Hpnotiq, a splash of pineapple, garnished with a glow stick. All martinis are priced at $12.95. Cocktail list includes Tiki drinks, Champagne cocktails, Margaritas and Mojitos. All cocktails are priced at $9.50. You must see the martini and cocktail lists to believe it!
Introducing Kit Kat’s Stoli Disco Inferno Cocktails, served in a disco ball!
Kit Kat’s mega-sized cocktail menu has expanded even further with the addition of a great new glam cocktail collection—Stoli Disco Inferno Cocktails. These twelve Stoli-based creations from mixologist extraordinaire Chuck Hart are served in a 16 oz. disco ball and are priced at $12.50. Among them are the Dancing Queen, made with Stoli mango crush, mango juice, passion juice, lemonade and bar syrup; The Donna Summer, made with Stoli pineapple crush, kiwi puree, blue curacao, lime juice and a splash of cranberry juice; and the I Love the Nightlife, made with Stoli gluten-free vodka, Bols chipotle pineapple, Bols Triple Sec, lime juice and bar syrup. Your tablemates will be moving their feet as they imbibe these outstanding cocktails.
August Drink and Food Deals at Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
Head to Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club for Happy Hour 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. every Tuesday through Friday and 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday. In addition to enjoying $4 Stoli Martinis, indulge in Kit Kat’s half-off small plates, normally $12, but only $6 during happy hour. Choices include Calamari, Shrimp Tacos, Baked Goat Cheese, and Empanadas. Crab Cakes, normally $13 are $6.50 during happy hour.
Tuesdays also is Burger & Beer Bitch night with Kit Kat’s award-winning 100% Angus Beef Burgers served with Parmesan Truffle Fries and a Sam Adams Beer for only $12.95. Beat the summer heat on Thursdays—Bayou Rum Mojitos, Frozen Pina Coladas and Strawberry Daiquiris are only $5. Chef Joann Witherell prepares a special prix fixe menu every Friday night, available 5:30 pm to midnight. For only $30, enjoy chef’s choice of an entrée, salad and martini. And don’t forget, Kit Kat has the world-famous Kit Kat Divas performing every night.
About Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club is located at 3700 N. Halsted, Chicago. Under the leadership of co-owner/operators Ramesh Ariyanayakam and Edward Gisiger, this outstanding restaurant and nightclub has been a Wrigleyville neighborhood institution for 18 years, attracting an audience from throughout the Chicagoland area. Kit Kat’s popularity and diverse fanbase continue to grow.
On Saturday nights, the shows run every 20 minutes starting at 6 p.m. through 1 a.m. Tuesdays through Sunday, the shows run every 20 minutes from 6:30 p.m. to midnight. The entertainers perform "tableside" throughout the restaurant, providing an interactive experience like none other.
The restaurant serves upscale contemporary fare in a sophisticated and glamorous “South Beach meets Hollywood” inspired decor. Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club also is a premier destination venue for every type of occasion and every demographic. With an innovative martini and cocktail list of more than 200 offerings, upscale contemporary cuisine, entertainment by the world-famous Kit Kat Divas. Kit Kat is truly a world-class entertainment hotspot.
Happy Hour specials are featured from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and Sunday from 4 to 7 p.m. Dinner is served Tuesday through Friday beginning at 5:30 p.m. until the kitchen closes (the restaurant stays open until 2 a.m.) The kitchen closes at 11 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and at midnight Friday through Sunday. The Divalicious Brunch is served from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. The restaurant is closed on Monday. Outdoor patio seating for 100 people is open during warm weather months. Dinner reservations are required, and there is a two-hour maximum seating time on Saturday. For reservations and information, call 773-525-1111 or visit http://www.kitkatchicago.com.
Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club is one of Chicago’s most sought after venues for private parties and events, large and small. Let the Kit Kat team help you design an event that will be memorable and full of sophisticated fun, with amazing drinks, food and entertainment! There is room for up to 160 people for a seated dinner in the main dining room and 100 people in the beautiful outdoor seating area. Call Kit Kat for information and visit http://www.kitkatchicago.com/party-packages for party package information.
Amailia was born and raised in the Midwest and is a 20 year veteran in the art form of female illusion. She's a 3-time national title holder (Miss Renaissance, Miss Universo Latina Plus, Miss Black National). She's also been runner up to Miss Continental/ Plus. She also has worked in the cosmetics and fashion industry for more than 15 years. She's performed all over the country as well as in Canada and Bermuda. You can catch her doing character illusions of Toni Braxton, Beyonce, and Vanessa Williams at the Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club.
Traci Ross is a veteran performer at the Kit Kat Lounge, entertaining guests for more than four years. Traci has been involved in the art of female impersonation for over 20 years, and has collected many titles over those years including, Ms. Jodi's International, Ms. Wisconsin Universe, Ms. Mystique National, Ms. Club 219, Best Female Impersonator 2001, Ms. Lady in Red, and many, many more. On any given night, you can stop at the Kit Kat and see Traci as Anita Baker, Tina Turner, Janet Jackson, Natalie Cole, Jennifer Lopez and many other icons. Traci has appeared on many local television shows representing the Kit Kat Lounge including Good Morning America, Check Please!, Fox News and WTTW 11, for their televised benefit. To specifically see Traci Ross, make sure you call ahead and find out what nights Traci will be performing, as they change weekly. You may also request Traci for your next Kit Kat dining experience.
“Originally from Puerto Rico, I have traveled all over the USA. I love impersonating JLo. She has been my model for many years –Shakira, Celine Dion and many more. I love to entertain; it is been in my blood since I was 15 years old. I started then and have been doing it ever since. Makeup, hair, and costumes are my life and I love it. So, jump on my show and let's have a party! Andrewstyle.”
Lila Star is a Chicago native, and started performing and competing in the ballroom scene more than 10 years ago. With her many impersonations, including Jennifer Lopez, Lil'Kim and Toni Braxton, she’s taken her love for performing and went on to compete in Miss Latina Continental where she sang live and was crowned “Miss Latina Continental 2015,” shortly after placing 1st runner-up in “Miss Transexual USA” in Las Vegas. She has performed nationwide, following some of her own music making as the world’s First Latina Transexual Rapper! She has now taken the love for both impersonating and performance art and is pursuing a career in acting. You can follow her on social media @LilaStarEscada
Sunny Dee-Lite is originally from Miami, Florida but currently resides in NYC. Like any good show queen, she loves fashion and enjoys building her wardrobe with designer and one-of-a-kind pieces. She loves to travel and enjoys participating in beauty pageants around the world to spread her name, expand her culture and build her social circle! Sunny is known for her beauty but she revels in experimenting with her looks doing different characters and styles! Her shows are versatile and very unpredictable!