180. Menu Monday: New Flavors Coming Up at Bamboo Spoon Frozen Yogurt Cafe

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 Time for another Menu Monday update!  After a warm, sunny weekend like the one we just had, I thought we’d take a quick trip to The Arboretum of South Barrington to see what’s on the menu at Bamboo Spoon Frozen Yogurt Cafe.  Bamboo Spoon is a South Barrington family-owned business committed to serving healthy and … Read more…

156. Heinen’s Sunday Supper: Newlyweds, One Sunday Afternoon

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 We’re excited to introduce a new contributor here at 365Barrington.com with this week’s Heinen’s Sunday Supper.  Professional photographer and BHS Class of 2010 alum, Aimee Mazzenga grew up in North Barrington and she is just beginning life as a newlywed after her May wedding.  Family dinners with her parents and siblings are among Aimee’s most … Read more…

147. Heinen’s Sunday Supper: For the Love of Family (and Lamb Chops)

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 When she’s not cooking up creative new recipes for her restaurant on Hough Street, Savory Salads owner and 2004 BHS graduate, Stephanie Jameson Dzugan says it’s all about cooking for family, especially on Sundays! A regular Heinen’s Grocery shopper, Stephanie agreed to share a favorite family meal for this week’s Heinen’s Sunday Supper feature at 365Barrington.com. Heinen’s gave Stephanie a gift card … Read more…

145. Kids Summer Cooking Classes at ZaZa’s Tavola Italiana

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 Want your kids to get cooking this summer? ZaZa’s Tavola Italiana in Lake Barrington is offering an exciting new Cooking Class for Kids in three sessions this June, July and August.  Skip the mess at home and allow your son or daughter to practice in the kitchen at ZaZa’s restaurant! All who take part will … Read more…

133. Menu Monday: Savory Salads’ Turkey Spinach Panini & Southwestern Salad

Savory Salads' Turkey Panini & Southwestern Salad Combo

 It’s Menu Monday and we’re keeping things fresh and healthy this week with a trip to Savory Salads in Barrington. Did you know that you can try two of Savory Salads’ most popular dishes with one order? Owner Stephanie Jameson Dzugan says people absolutely LOVE the Turkey Spinach Panini. Order the 1/2 panini with 1/2 … Read more…

120. Sneak Peek Inside Egg Harbor Café’s New Main Street Location Before Opening Day

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 It’s been many months in the making, but Egg Harbor Café is finally in the midst of their move from Cook Street to their brand new Barrington Main Street location.  They’re looking forward to welcoming diners to the new and improved space which is scheduled to open at 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 6th! After … Read more…

119. Menu Monday: Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at La Mesa Mexican Restaurant

La Mesa in Barrington, Illinois

 It’s Menu Monday and, with Cinco de Mayo coming up on Tuesday, I have La Mesa on the mind! Owner Hector Vargas says Cinco de Mayo is THE BUSIEST day of the year for La Masa. Barrington’s only Mexican restaurant, La Mesa is located at 243 W. Northwest Highway.  Hector says their top sellers year-round … Read more…

117. Sally’s Spring Brunch for Heinen’s Sunday Supper

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 When it comes to Sunday Suppers with family and friends, sometimes special weekly meals are best served early! There are Sundays when food stylist and photographer, Sally Roeckell loves to plan a special brunch for her family.  The kids enjoy an early feast and can fill up on leftovers throughout the day. With Mother’s Day … Read more…

95. Make it a Night at Mandile’s Restaurant & Banquets

Mandile's Italian Restaurant & Banquets - Photo by Sally Roeckell

 When was the last time you enjoyed a dinner date with delicious food and dancing after dessert? At Mandile’s Restaurant & Banquets, the dining experience satisfies more than your palate. On weekends the restaurant appeals to the active, social side of diners who appreciate dancing to live music. With an impressive wine collection and crafted … Read more…

93. Heinen’s Sunday Supper: Guerriere Family Pear Salad, Sea Scallops & Sunday Gravy

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 It’s Heinen’s Sunday Supper time and the Guerriere family is inviting us to their dinner table tonight by sharing photos of some of their favorite Sunday dishes. Hyla, an interior designer and Nick, a financial trader, say they always enjoy sharing Sunday meals at home with their three children. Heinen’s Grocery gave the Guerrieres a … Read more…