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Where to Eat Lunch

Where to Eat Lunch

Apr 11, 2018

For that one hour escape from your office, you want to make sure to make most of your lunch hour. Whether you need a spot to entertain clients, are looking for a lunch deal, or to just grab a quick bite, here is a list of all of our restaurants who are open for weekday lunch.

Ramen-san's express lunch with salad, bowl of ramen, skewer and kimchee
Express Lunch at Ramen-san

CHICAGO

ASAP Poke
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-868-0002
ASAP Poke serves up the freshest fish with the best ingredients, as fast as possible. The carryout and delivery only spot is the perfect option for when you can’t leave your office. Select from one of our signature bowls like The Classic Avocado with cucumbers, seaweed and watermelon radish or The Big Island Spicy with pickled mushrooms and sliced jalapeños or if you’re craving sushi, you have the option to make any bowl into a maki roll. See the ASAP Poke menu and order delivery here.

 

WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 630-586-9200
Kick off your day at Oakbrook Center with lunch at Antico Posto! Start off the meal with unique antipasti’s including Truffled Polenta Fries and Calamari followed by a fresh salad or house-made pasta like Angel Hair Pomodoro or Gnocchi w/ Mushrooms. Make the meal complete by pairing your favorites with a glass of wine from Antico Posto’s extensive wine list. To make a reservation at Antico Posto, click here.

 

Beatrix – River North, Streeterville, Fulton Market
WHEN: Monday – Friday11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: Call desired location
Looking for lunch in Chicago? Visit one of three Beatrix locations for comfort food with a healthful twist. Salad lovers can enjoy the Supernatural Chopped Salad or Crispy Kale Salad, or indulge in the Warm Pot Roast Sandwich or Prime Burger. Don’t miss the Kennebec Fries, and save room for the Oh My! Caramel Pie. To make your reservation at Beatrix, click here.

Crispy Kale Salad from Beatrix
Crispy Kale Salad at Beatrix

Beatrix Market
WHEN: Monday – Friday7:00 AM – 4:00 PM (155 N. Wacker & 834 W. Fulton Market); Monday – Friday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM (23 E. Jackson & 671 N. St. Clair)
Beatrix Market is located in Chicago’s Loop at 155 N. Wacker with the newest location at 23 E. Jackson at DePaul’s Loop Campus. Beatrix Market is a quick, grab and go market experience that features large self-serve salad, soup and hot food bars, rotating chef-prepared salads, sandwiches and snacks, as well as premium nut and chocolate offerings. Stop in and make your own creation, or swing by the grab and go coolers for a pre-made sandwich or salad for when you’re on the go. If you’re in the downtown area near the DePaul Loop location, pick up a slice of pizza or an individual Chicago deep dish pizza! Beatrix Market is located in Streeterville, Fulton Market, the Loop and DePaul’s Loop Campus in downtown Chicago.

 

Big Bowl – River North
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-951-1888
Enjoy our lunch menu with a variety of soups, salads, rice and noodle bowls, in addition to our regular menu. Enjoy guest favorites like our Big Bowl Chopped Chicken Salad, make-your-own stir fry bar, Vegetable & Tofu Pad Thai, and more.  To make your reservation at Big Bowl, click here.

 

Big Bowl – Lincolnshire, Schaumburg
WHEN: Monday – Friday, 11:15 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: Lincolnshire, 847-808-8880; Schaumburg,  847-517-8881
Stop by for lunch and check out our lunch menu which includes variety of soups, salads, rice and noodle bowls, in addition to our regular menu. Enjoy guest favorites like our Big Bowl Chopped Chicken Salad, make-your-own stir fry bar, Vegetable & Tofu Pad Thai, and more. For more information or to make a reservation at Big Bowl, click here.

 

Booth One
WHEN: Monday – Friday11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT312-649-0535
Booth One is the Gold Coast’s newest lunch spot, adding lighter fare and daytime cocktails to its classic-meets-contemporary American menu. A handful of dinner staples make an appearance on the luncheon menu, which are set alongside inspired salads and sandwiches such as the Golden Beets & Frisee Salad, Brussels Sprout Leaves, Hand-Cut Beef Tartare, Yang’s Imperial Lobster Toast and The Club House Sandwich. Booth One also has a new 3-course Lunch Prix Fixe menu, available for $26.95 per person plus tax, gratuity not included. Booth One’s lunch menu is available Monday through Friday from 11 AM to 4 PM and the restaurant will remain open in between lunch and dinner service. For more information and to view the lunch menu, please visit boothone.com.

 

WHEN: Weekday Lunch11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT:312-620-4200
Bub City in downtown Chicago is open for lunch seven days a week and serves up its classic Southern BBQ menu. On weekdays from 11 AM – 3 PM, be sure to catch the popular Meat & Three lunch special, where diners choose one meat and three vegetables and sides for one low price of $16.95. Opt for mains like Slow-Smoked Ribs, the Double-Barrel Cheeseburger or Nashville Hot Chicken and pair it with such sides as BBQ Nachos, Cucumber-Tomato Salad, Cheesy Spoonbread and more. The Lunch & Three also includes a soft drink, sweet tea or La Colombe Coffee. Visit bub-city.com to book a table or call 312-620-4200.

Meat and Three lunch special at Bub city
Meat & Three at Bub City

WHEN: Friday, 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
During the holiday season (December 1 – January 7): Monday – Friday11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 
847-261-0399
Open for lunch on Fridays, Bub City Rosemont offers up the Meat & Three Lunch Special where diners choose one meat and three vegetables and sides for one low price of $16.95. Opt for mains like Slow-Smoked Ribs, the Double-Barrel Cheeseburger or Nashville Hot Chicken and pair it with such sides as BBQ Nachos, Cucumber-Tomato Salad, Cheesy Spoonbread and more. The Lunch & Three also includes a soft drink, sweet tea or La Colombe Coffee. View the Friday lunch menu here, and visit bub-city.com or call 847-261-0399 to book a table.

 

Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba!
WHEN: Friday, 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-935-5000
Start the weekend early with Friday lunch at Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! From bite-sized pintxos like the Chorizo-Wrapped Date to our signature tapas including Patatas Bravas, Baked Goat Cheese, Grilled Octopus and more, there’s something for everyone. If you’re off work early, sip on one of our six types of signature sangria to celebrate the end of the work week. View the full menu here. To make a reservation for lunch at Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba!, click here.

 

Di Pescara –  Northbrook
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-498-4321
Located in Northbrook Court, grab lunch at Di Pescara. Choose from made-to-order sushi, burgers and the Signature Chopped Salad. In the mood for fresh seafood? The restaurant specializes in fresh fish like Oven-Roasted Salmon or enjoy one of the weekday luncheon specials. Make your reservation at Di Pecara by clicking here.

 

WHEN:  Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-527-5586
Whether you’re dining out with the office, or meeting a friend, visit Ema for a Mediterranean mezze feast. Chef CJ Jacobson’s healthful creations like Spicy Hummus, Grilled Octopus, Salmon Kebabs and more are a perfect mid-day bite. For diners on the go, Rotisserie Ema’s quick grab and go counter features house-made hummus, chef prepared salads and rotisserie chicken for a healthful but flavorful meal. Join us for lunch at Ema, make your reservation online.

Rotisserie Ema's to go with chicken, beet salad, rice and housemade bread
Rotisserie Ema

WHEN:Monday – Saturday 10:30 AM – 8:00 PMSunday 11:30AM-7:00PM
CONTACT: 312-335-3663
For diners on the go but looking for a healthful meal, swing by Foodease Market located on the mezzanine level of Water Tower Place on Michigan Avenue. Pack your plate or to-go box with your favorite fresh greens, grains, and vegetables, or load on healthful chef-prepared salads and proteins. Don’t miss the pre-made sandwiches, wraps, snack boxes, hot bar and more.

 

WHEN:Monday – Thursday, 11:30 AM – 8:00 PMFriday – Saturday, 11:30 AM – 8:00 PMSunday, Noon-7:00 PM
CONTACT:  312-335-3663
Head over to Chicago’s original dining hall for the ultimate lunch feast.  With 14 different kitchens featuring a variety cuisines including barbecue, stir-fry, a Chicago grill,  salad station, tacos, pizza and lots more. Foodlife makes it easy to find something to cure your craving, everyday. Come find us on the mezzanine level of Water Tower Place.

 

WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-828-0051
Can’t make up your mind on what you want for lunch? Enter: Hub 51. The social dining hub serves up contemporary American eats in River North, with options ranging from sushi and salads to tacos and two-handed sandwiches. Some of Hub 51’s all-stars include the Famous Pulled Chicken Nachos (perfect to share!), Brussels Sprouts Salad, First-Rate Prime Cheeseburger and Premium Grilled Fish Tacos. Visit hub51chicago.com or call 312-828-0051 to make a reservation.

 

WHEN: Weekday lunch 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 312.379.5637
Join us at Joe’s and enjoy a delicious mid-day meal. Our classic two-course lunches are perfect for those who like a taste of everything, or enjoy one of our signature luncheon salads, sandwiches, or prime steaks. To view the full menu, click hereVisit www.joes.net to make your reservation.

 

WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
 CONTACT: 847-677-3350
Stop by your favorite Northwoods Supper Club in Lincolnwood for a cozy and flavorful lunch. Enjoy L.Woods favorites including the Barbecue Pulled Pork Sandwich, L.Woods Chopped Salad or the Barbecue Chicken Flatbread. Don’t forget to check the website  to stay up to date on current lunch specials for the week. To make your reservation at L. Woods, click here.

 

M Burger – Chicagoland locations, Aurora, Skokie
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM–3:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-428-3548
M Burger serves up a wide selection of freshly ground burgers, hand-breaded chicken sandwiches, crispy fries and creamy shakes. Make every sandwich a “Combo” to include fries and a fountain drink for $9.99. Don’t forget to ask about the secret menu as well. Take a look at the menu for M Burger here.

handheld cheeseburger from M Burger
Chicago Double at M Burger
WHEN: Monday – Friday 11:30 AM- 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-335-4745
Spending the day shopping at Water Tower Place? Fuel up at Michigan Avenues best kept secret, Mity Nice Bar & Grill. Kick off the meal with a complimentary basket of the Gluten Free Cheese Popovers and enjoy appetizers like the Deviled Eggs or Green Chili Chicken Nachos. To complete the meal, indulge in classic favorites like the Grilled Cheese Deluxe, Fritzy’s Special Burger or the Acapulco Salad. Find us behind Foodlife on the mezzanine level of Water Tower Place. To make a reservation at Mity Nice, click here.

 

Mon Ami Gabi – Oak Brook
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 630-472-1900
Enjoy French favorites for lunch from the Seafood Crêpe to Quiche Lorraine, Steak Frites to Trout Almondine. Power lunching between meetings? The Express Lunch Menu offers three-courses for $17.95 plus tax (gratuity not included). Don’t miss daily lunchtime “Plat Du Jour” specials including an Ahi Tuna Niçoise Salad, Chicken Blanquette En Croûte (pot pie!) and more. Click here for the full menu and Express Lunch. Make your reservation today.

Steak and fries from Mon Ami Gabi
Express Lunch at Mon Ami Gabi

Osteria Via Stato
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM–3:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-642-8450
Satisfy your Italian craving in only 30 minutes with Just Bring Me Lunch Pronto. Start with a seasonal salad or soup, followed by a choice of four Italian-inspired sandwiches like; Veal Meatball with provolone and tomato sauce or Chicken Pesto with arugula and tomato. Finish off with a Double Chocolate Tart with candied orange and whipped cream. Love our thin-crust Roman pizzas? Swap a sandwich for a pizza for only $4 more. The menu is $10.95 per person, plus tax (gratuity not included).  View the lunch menu here. To make a reservation at Osteria Via Stato, click here.

 

WHEN: Friday Lunch, 11:30 AM-3:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-248-3000
Stop in Lincoln Park’s favorite neighborhood spot for a lunch that reminds you that you are almost at the weekend!  Oyster Bah’s lunch offers new items like the Grilled Chicken BLT and the Blackened Shrimp Salad.  For lighter snacks, tacos are served two per order and the Seafood Salad, served with Alaskan king crab, Maine lobster, shrimp, hearts of palm, avocado, egg, olives, tomatoes, cucumbers, scallions, is served by the half or full portion. To make your reservation at Oyster Bah, click here.

WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – close
CONTACT: 312-422-0150
Rub elbows with politicos and performers in the heart of Chicago’s theater district in the Loop. Enjoy elevated classics like the Chicken Pot Pie, in addition to Italian, American cuisine like the Housemade Gnocchi in addition to an array of ever-changing specials. Make your reservation at Petterino’s online here.

 

WHEN: Monday – Sunday11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-377-9950
Short on time and not wanting to polish off a full bowl of ramen in one sitting? Get Ramen-san’s Express Lunch menu every day from 11 AM to 2 PM. Just $15, the lunch includes your choice of a main dish (like slightly less-huge bowls or shio or tonkotsu ramen, Japanese veg curry or raw tuna), one rice plate (miso salmon, panko-crusted chicken, skirt steak or mushroom tempura) plus a small salad-san and marinated cucumbers. Of course you can still order from the regular menu during lunch, and don’t forget about those drinksCheck out ramensan.com or call 312-377-9950 to snag a seat.

 

Reel Club – Oakbrook
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:15 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 630-368-9400
Reel Club is the perfect spot for your shopping break or to bring a business lunch. Choose from fresh salads, sandwiches, sushi or tacos for lunch or enjoy our house-specialties including Cheddar Cheese Popovers to start, Signature Seafood Salad, Grilled Mahi Tacos, Ginger-Glazed Atlantic Salmon, Greek-Style Mixed Grill, and more. The restaurant is also open for Saturday lunch and Sunday brunch. To make a reservation at Reel Club, click here.

 

WHEN: Monday – Friday, 11:00 AM – 11:30 PM
CONTACT: 773-929-5363
Stop by to enjoy this Chicago icon’s famous All-You-Can-Eat Salad Bar, decadent burgers, hand-dipped milkshakes and more. The menu is available for both lunch and dinner, so even if you miss the “lunch hour,” you won’t miss out on all of its good eats. To reserve a table (we recommend a booth!), visit rjgruntschicago.com or call 773-929-5363.

 

WHEN: Weekday Lunch11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT312-284-4990
RPM Steak’s weekday lunch menu offers the best of its steaks, seafood and appetizers from the dinner menu, plus midday-only dishes including the Black Truffle Burger with grassfed beef and foie gras butterSir Kensington’s Lobster Roll with lemon butter and served on brioche; and the Smoked Prime Rib Dip with horseradish cream and aged Provolone. Lunch is served every Monday through Friday, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Reservations can be made by calling 312-284-4990 or by visiting rpmrestaurants.com.

Saranello’s – Wheeling
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 3:00PM
CONTACT: 847-777-6878
In the mood for a taste of Italy for lunch? Nosh on specialties from Sicily to Milan, including Nonna’s Meat Lasagne, Signature Chopped Salad and hearty heroes and paninis. Start out with Italian small plates like Tomato Bruschetta or Crispy Calamari or order the Three-Course Express Lunch for $15.95 which includes your choice of soup or salad, an entree and dessert. To make your reservation at Saranello’s, click here.

 

Shaw’s Crab House – Chicago
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM-2:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-527-2722
Your midday pick-me-up can be found at Shaw’s Chicago.  Join us in the Oyster Bar or the main dining room for all of Shaw’s classics.  Shaw’s lunch menu includes additional entree salads and sandwiches like the Tuna Sushi & Asian Salad with spicy tuna make, 2 pieces of tuna nigiri, and an asian salad.  Click here  to view the full lunch menu. Make your lunch reservation at Shaw’s Crab House online.

 

WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM-2:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-517-2722
The perfect escape for your lunch break is Shaw’s Crab House. Join us in the main dining room or the Oyster Bar for fresh rolled sushi, a cup of New England Clam Chowder, or the Chesapeake Fried Chicken Sandwich. We provide a full lunch menu of fresh fish, salads, sushi, sandwiches and much more. Click here to view the full lunch menu.  Join us for lunch at Shaw’s, reservations can be made here.

 

Summer House Santa Monica
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-634-4100
Escape the beach any time of year with lunch under the skylight at Summer House. Enjoy fresh salads, market-driven small plates, sandwiches, surfer-style tacos and more, along with signature cookies and pastries from the Market counter. With a seasonal wine cart and handcrafted cocktails, Summer House is the perfect place to catch up with friends over California-inspired cuisine in the heart of Lincoln Park. Check out our Poké Bowls, only available during weekday lunch. Click here for the full menu and reservations.

 

Sushi-san
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT312-828-0575
Sushi-san’s new Express Lunch menu, offered Monday – Friday from 11 AM to 3 PM, is the perfect weekday lunch to get you in and out of the door fast. Build your meal Teishoku-style with Express Lunch #1: a choice of San-specialties like Summer School Maki or a Tuna Trio, a Rice Bowl with protein options including Vietnamese Pork or Miso Salmon, plus miso soup and a salad-san ($16). Looking for straight-up raw? Try the Oh-My-Kaze: a trio of salmon, hamachi and tuna served three ways – as sashimi, nigiri and maki – plus miso soup and a salad-san ($22).  Make a reservation at Sushi-san.

 

Tallboy Taco
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM–3:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-488-4917
Known for it’s fresh ingredients and creative tacos, Tallboy Taco is the perfect spot to grab a quick lunch. Nosh on a selection of over ten tacos, unique salads and signature dishes such as the Roasted Corn Fundido with queso, lime and cilantro. Have the afternoon off? Happy Hour starts early at Tallboy Taco – your choice of two tacos, plus a Tecate for $10. View the lunch menu at Tallboy Taco here.

 

WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM-4:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-278-5181
Stop in for lunch at Tokio Pub. It’s the perfect spot to bring your coworkers and split Tokio’s Original Skillet Pork Nachos with fresh cilantro, sour cream, house-made barbecue sauce, roasted salsa, and guacamole. The restaurant also offers choose-your-own taco combinations. Choose three or five tacos including Sesame Chicken Taco, Crying Tiger Shrimp Taco, or the Steak Taco.  Click here to view the full menu. To make a reservation at Tokio Pub, click here.

 

Wildfire Chicago
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-787-9000
Make Wildfire your lunch destination! Enjoy our delicious selection of fresh salads, sandwiches, wood fired pizzas, steaks, seafood and more. From our signature Wildfire Chopped Salad to our Open-Faced Mediterranean Salmon Sandwich, Stuffed Burger of the Day and more.  For more information or to make a reservation at Wildfire, click here.

 

Wildfire – Oak Brook, Glenview, Lincolnshire, Schaumburg
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:15 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: Oak Brook, 630-586-9000; Glenview, 847-657-6363; Lincolnshire,  847-279-7900; Schaumburg, 847-995-0100
Make Wildfire your lunch destination! Enjoy our delicious selection of fresh salads, sandwiches, wood fired pizzas, steaks, seafood and more. From our signature Wildfire Chopped Salad to our new Open-Faced Mediterranean Salmon Sandwich, Stuffed Burger of the Day and more, our lunch menu is designed to please a variety of tastes. Also serving lunch on the weekends. For more information or to make a reservation at Wildfire, click here.

 

WHEN: Weekday Lunch10:30 AM – close (closing times vary based on location)
CONTACT: Call desired location
Stop by Wow Bao for lunch and mix and match your favorite menu items to create your own combo meal. Choose from the signature bao, potstickers, rice bowls, salads and more. To view the menu at Wow Bao, click here. Vegetarian and gluten-free options available. 


D.C. Metro Area

custom salads from community canteen

Big Bowl – Reston
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:15 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT:  703-787-8852
The lunch menu has plenty to offer from a variety of soups, salads, rice and noodle bowls, in addition to our regular menu. Enjoy guest favorites like our Big Bowl Chopped Chicken Salad, make-your-own stir fry bar, Vegetable & Tofu Pad Thai, and more. For more information or to make a reservation at Big Bowl, click here. 

 

Community Canteen – Reston Town Center & Sunset Hills Road
WHEN: Reston Town Center: Monday – Friday, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM; Sunset Hills Road: Monday – Thursday, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM; Friday 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: Reston Town Center: 703-707-9442; Sunset Hills Road: 571-926-8610
Lunch your way at Community Canteen. With our custom salad bar, made-to-order sandwiches, fresh-baked pastries and an ever-changing selection of daily specials, there’s always something new to enjoy. Take lunch to-go or relax in the café with free Wi-Fi. View the full menu at Community Canteen and check out the specials here.

 

Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 202.489.0140
Whether you’re power-lunching with clients, taking a break from sightseeing, or enjoying a leisurely meal, Joe’s is the perfect option when you find yourself asking, “Where should we go for lunch?” Joe’s offers a variety of options; from our Classic Two-Course Lunches, to salads, sandwiches, fresh fish, and our prime steaks. To view the full menu, click hereVisit www.joes.net to make your reservation.

 

Mon Ami Gabi – Bethesda
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 301-654-1234
Grabbing lunch in Bethesda? We have you covered with our Express Lunch menu! For $18.95, enjoy a three-course “dejeuner” at Mon Ami Gabi, complete with choice of Soup Du Jour or Petite Salad Maison, 5oz Steak Frites or Salmon Frites and choice of Une Profiterole or Sorbet Du Jour for dessert. Click here for the full Express Lunch menu, available Monday through Friday between 11:30 AM and 3:00 PM. Reservations accepted; click here to reserve a table at Mon Ami Gabi.

 

Mon Ami Gabi – Reston
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 703-707-0233
Looking for the perfect place to grab lunch in Reston Town Center? Whether you’re taking your time catching up with friends, or taking a quick power lunch break from work, Mon Ami Gabi has something for everyone. Choose from our full lunch menu including the Seafood Crêpe, Quiche Lorraine, Cheeseburger and more, or opt for our Express Lunch and get a three-course prix-fixe menu for $17.95. Click here for the full menu and Express Lunch at Mon Ami Gabi. To make your reservation, click here.

 

WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 202-204-4480
RPM Italian’s weekday lunch menu offers the best of its antipasti, pastas, and Italian classics from the dinner menu, plus additions including King Crab Louie Salad with avocado and little gem and Florentine Steak Salad with artichokes, arugula and Parmesan. Perfect for that professional on the go, RPM Italian also offers its three-course Express Lunch where guests choose an antipasti, main and gelato al minuto for $24 per person plus tax (gratuity not included). Reservations can be made by calling 202-204-4480 or by visiting rpmrestaurants.com.

 

Summer House Santa Monica – North Bethesda
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 301-881-2381
Enjoy the bright, airy atmosphere of Summer House in Pike & Rose. The fresh, California-inspired cuisine, including market-driven small plates, salads, handcrafted sandwiches and surfer-style tacos, is perfect for your midday meal. Grab a quick lunch before heading back to work, or relax and catch up with friends over a glass of West Coast wine from our seasonal cart. And don’t miss our Poké Bowls, only available during weekday lunch. Click here for the full menu. Patio seating is available in warmer months. Make your reservation today at Summer House Santa Monica, click here.

 

Wildfire – Mclean
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:15 AM- 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 703-442-9110
Enjoy our a selection of fresh salads, sandwiches, wood fired pizzas, steaks, seafood and more. From our signature Wildfire Chopped Salad to our new Open-Faced Mediterranean Salmon Sandwich, Stuffed Burger of the Day and more, our lunch menu is designed to please a variety of tastes. Also serving lunch and brunch on the weekends. For more information or to make a reservation at Wildfire, click here.

 

MINNEAPOLIS

Big Bowl – Edina, Ridgedale, Rosedale
WHEN: Monday – Friday, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: Edina, 952-928-7888; Ridgedale, 952-797-9888; Rosedale, 651-636-7173
Craving Chinese and Thai food during your lunch break? Join us for lunch and enjoy a variety of soups, salads, rice and noodle bowls, in addition to our regular menu. Enjoy guest favorites like our Big Bowl Chopped Chicken Salad, make-your-own stir fry bar, Vegetable & Tofu Pad Thai, and more. For more information or to make a reservation at Big Bowl, click here.

 

Wildfire – Eden Prairie
WHEN: Monday – Friday, 11:15 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 952-914-9100
Join us at Wildfire for lunch! Enjoy a selection of fresh salads, sandwiches, wood fired pizzas, steaks, seafood and more. From our signature Wildfire Chopped Salad to our Open-Faced Mediterranean Salmon Sandwich, Stuffed Burger of the Day and more, our lunch menu is designed to please a variety of tastes. Also serving lunch and brunch on the weekends. To make a reservation at Wildfire, click here.

 

LAS VEGAS

turkey and avocado club sandwich with sweet potato fries from joe's
Roasted Turkey & Avocado Club at Joe’s

El Segundo Sol
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 702-258-1211
Add some spice to your lunch break with authentic Mexican food at El Segundo Sol including fresh-made guacamole, taco platters and specials like the chile relleno. Don’t have to go back to work? Our signature made-to-order margaritas are waiting. Click here for the full menu and reservations.

 

Mon Ami Gabi
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 702-944-4224
Enjoy lunch under the Eiffel Tower at Mon Ami Gabi including crêpes to quiches, steaks to salads, and much more.  Sip on a cocktail or French wine while taking in the best views of the Strip and Bellagio fountain show. Click here for the full menu and reservations.

 

WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 702.792.9222
Take a break from shopping, or sightseeing on the Strip, and treat yourself to lunch at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab. Enjoy one of our Classic Two-Course Lunches — with your choice of Filet Mignon or Stone Crab, alongside two sides and a slice of pie – or, try one of our popular luncheon salads or sandwiches. Whatever your lunch craving, we have you covered.  To view the full menu, click here. Visit www.joes.net to make your reservation.

 

Stripburger
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 702-737-8747
Enjoy burgers, shakes and the best french fries around at Stripburger. Located at Fashion Show Mall, the patio is the perfect place to take in views of the Strip on your lunch hour. Click here for the full menu.

 

LOS ANGELES

M Street Kitchen salmon and rice bowl
M Street Kitchen Lunch Bowls

M Street Kitchen – Santa Monica
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 310-396-9145
Whether you’re in the mood for a light lunch of Ahi Tuna Poké or the Brussels Sprouts Salad, or want to indulge in M Street Nachos or the Shaved Short Rib Sandwich, M Street Kitchen has something for everyone. Don’t miss the “Breakfast for Lunch” section if you’re feeling some midday Huevos Rancheros or Breakfast Tacos. Click here for the full menu and reservations.

 

Stella Barra Pizzeria – Santa Monica
WHEN: Friday, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 310-396-9250
Take your lunch break at Stella Barra! Share appetizers like Crispy Brussels Sprouts and Fresh Local Burrata before digging into salads and sandwiches including the Stella Hero, Meatball Sub and Turkey Classic. Got pizza on the mind? Share signature options like Spicy Salumi & Burrata or the Shaved Mushroom with truffle oil. Click here for the full menu

 

Stella Barra Pizzeria – Hollywood
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 323-301-4001
Heading to lunch with coworkers or friends? Meet at Stella Barra to share signature pizzas like the Butternut Squash or the Avocado & Arugula Pesto with goat cheese. Salads, starters and sandwiches including the Stella Hero and Meatball Sub are also available to round out the lunchtime options. Click here for the full menu and reservations.

 

Wow Bao
WHEN: Weekday Lunch, 11:30 AM – 1 AM
CONTACT: wowbao.com
Wow Bao brings fresh, fast-casual cuisine to downtown Los Angeles with a delivery-only restaurant for lunch and dinner. Enjoy savory steamed buns, pan-seared potstickers, steamed dumplings and rice & noodle bowls. The delivery-only restaurant also offers combination meals, allowing guests to mix-and-match bao, dumplings, potstickers and bowls.  Check out the full menu here. Wow Bao is available for delivery seven days a week from 11:30 AM – 1 AM via UberEats, DoorDash, GrubHub, Caviar, Eat24, Postmates, Amazon Prime, and Topingo.


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