EVENTS

CAMCHI Jar Launch Party - May 12th

Camchi Launch Flyer Final.jpg

For the last 2 years our Chef de Cuisine Cam Waron has been telling us that he’s gonna start jarring up his line of kimchi’s called Camchi Kimchi “super soon.” Well super soon has arrived (just a quick 800 days later)! On Mother’s Day this Sunday, we will be start selling his jars for $10 each. The two types of Camchi will be: White Beet & Green Tomato.

Get your hands on a jar o12 in-house at the register, or order ahead for take-out, pickup, or Caviar delivery. Come on by, it’s what your Mom has been asking for all year!

The Return of Tribecca’s Cubano - ONE NIGHT ONLY POP UP April 1st

cubano.jpg

One year ago, we launched our sister restaurant, TriBecca's Cubano, at Revival Food Hall for a three month pop up. Since then, we've been looking for a permanent restaurant space and planning our triumphant return to your dining agenda. Until then, we are hosting a TriBecca's Cubano ONE NIGHT ONLY pop up at HBFC on Monday April 1st. (This is NOT an April Fools joke lol.)

Pre-Orders begin on Friday

Open for in-house dining, take-out, pickup, and Caviar delivery from 5pm-9pm (or until we run out)! Pre-ordering starts Friday via Caviar for pickup or delivery. HBFC’s full bar is available for all your beverage needs. You can take your food to go, or eat in the dining room. Hope to see ya there!  

Menu:

Mojo Slow Roasted Pork, Ham, Wisconsin Swiss, Chipotle Mayo, Housemade Pickles, Mustard Butter, Olive Oil Panino

-OR-

Mojo Tofu, Wisconsin Swiss, Chipotle Mayo, Housemade Pickles, Mustard Butter, Olive Oil Panino

Bacon Pepper Jack Mac ’N Cheese (vegetarian upon request)

Banana Bread Griddled Donut with Chocolate Glaze

Magical Add On: Camchi Kimchi

Date, Time, and Details:

• Monday April 1st - one night only. TriBecca's Cubano Pop Up is open from 5pm to 9pm (or until we run out). Limited quantities available!

• $18.75 per order includes sandwich, mac, and donut (items are not available a la carte). Camchi Kimchi is a $3 add on.

• Please note: HBFC will not be open for regular food or service.


National Hot Chicken Day • March 30th

Hot_chicken.jpg

We love us some HOT chicken. So in celebration of chicken’s spiciest day, we will offer a special 2-Piece HOT Fried Chicken with Honey Butter, Neon Pickles and Texas Toast.  (Insert flame emojis here.) Get it for in-house dining, pickup or delivery.


St. Patrick’s Day Week Specials • March 12-17

reuben.jpg

The come back our our beloved Rueben Fried Chicken is happening!  Fried Chicken Strips with Housemade Kraut, Cheesy Onions, and 1000 Island Dressing on Pumpernickel Bun.  YUM. Get it for in-house dining, pickup or delivery.

Bonus: we have a St. Pat’s-ish cocktail to wash down that tasty sandwich: the Irish Maid: Bourbon, Elderflower Liqueur, Lemon, and Cucumber. (That one ya gotta drink in-house.)


HBFC at BaconFest -- Sunday, April 6th

2015 BFC Logo_10.jpg

Join HBFC at BaconFest on Sunday, April 6th

https://baconfestchicago.com/ticket

What is Baconfest Chicago?

Baconfest Chicago is a nationally renowned, locally beloved festival dedicated to America’s favorite cured meat: bacon! At Baconfest, Chicago’s best chefs concoct and serve brilliant bacon dishes to thousands of passionate bacon lovers. Liquor sponsors provide cocktails, beer and wine designed to complement a bacon meal. Bacontrepreneurs and bacon-friendly brands exhibit their wares and connect with our bacon community. A panel of judges bestows the Golden Rasher awards on chefs and guests for achievement in the bacon arts. It is a raucous, rockin’ good time for everybody involved.

Forkless Feast -- February 27th at Quiote Restaurant

forkless.png

We are very excited to be participating in Spence Farm Foundation Forkless Feast on Wednesday February 27th at Quiote Restaurant! Do you like tacos, pizza, fried chicken and decadent desserts? Yes. Yes, you do. What if you could enjoy these delicious foods made with locally sourced ingredients where possible, AND help make our food system healthier? It’s all possible! Tickets are available at sff-forklessfeast.eventbrite.com


About the organization: Spence Farm Foundation is changing the way chefs, health professionals, and farmers think about food. Our purpose is to connect cultural influencers to the sources of food through a multi-sensory approach. We help them internalize the social, economic, and environmental impact they can have in cultivating and sustaining a healthy food system.  In short, they are awesome.  

It's Ramen Week February 12 to February 17 -- AND -- we are at RamenFest on February 17th

ramen.jpeg

Our favorite noodle and broth dish, HBFC-style, is back on the menu for one week only, Tuesday February 12th - Sunday February 17th! 

Get your bowl of Pimento Cheese Dashi, Fried Chicken, Egg Noodles, and Candied Jalapeño goodness!  And please take note: the ramen special runs during Valentine's Day week. What's more ♥ romantic ♥ than fried chicken atop of pimento cheesy broth and slurpy noodles? (Not much, as far as we are concerned.) 

Available for dine in, take out, and delivery.

Available in-house, for pick-up or Caviar delivery.

HBFC at James Beard House • Saturday November 17th 2018

James_Beard.JPG

We are incredibly honored accept the invitation to cook at the James Beard House in New York City this fall. For those of you not in the business of food and restaurants, this is kiiiiiind of a big deal.

Our chefs Josh and Christine, along with our Culinary Operations Manager Cam, Operations Manager Danielle, and sous chefs Nate and Alex (aka the A-team) are ready to represent HBFC and our parent business, Sunday Dinner Club, with a five course feast with beverage pairings in the beautiful dining rooms of the James Beard House. We do a lot of work with the James Beard Foundation -- attending their chef boot camps and advocating on behalf of causes that affect our industry, including working on legislation at a city, state, and national level -- so we are thrilled to continue strengthening this relationship in the most delicious way.

Tickets are available here: https://www.jamesbeard.org/events/family-friends-and-fried-chicken?

Passed Apps:

Honey Buffalo Roasted Garlic Grits

Fried Chicken Skin Chicharrones with Honey Butter Dust

Nueske Ham and Pea Fried Chicken Fried Rice (in a mini takeout box)


Plated Dinner:

Cheddar Biscuit with Candied Jalapeño Cream Cheese

Carrots, Marinated Mushrooms, Whipped Chevre, Carrot Top Pesto

Grilled Gulf Shrimp, Dill Lemon Pepper Dressing, Pickled Ramps, Salad Greens, Spiced Sunflower Seeds

Honey Butter Fried Chicken, Corn Muffins, Honey Butter, Pimento Mac ‘N Cheese, Camchi Kimchi

Apple Dump Cake, Burnt Honey Ice Cream, Puffed Rice and Thyme Crunchies

HBFC at Wrigley Field August 10-13 and August 14-15

180503_Chefs_064.jpg

Hey Chicago what do you say? HBFC is going to be at Wrigley Field August 10-13 and August 14-15! We are beyond thrilled. We will be serving up ballpark favorites as part of the Chef Series at Wrigley Field. The Cubs have selected an amazing group of chefs this year, and we are truly honored to be included.

Josh has been taking extra batting practice and Christine is working on her change-up! We are bringing baskets of fried chicken strips, honey butter, fried chicken nachos, pimento mac and cheese, and of course, our favorite sandwich - “The O.G.“

We’ll be there, sitting in the summer sun, enjoying Wrigley, watching the Cubbies win and eating HBFC. Grab some tickets and come say hi!

180503_Chefs_268.jpg

Clucker Collaboration with Guest Chef Sarah Grueneberg - Tuesday April 10 - Sunday April 15

Spicy_Chicken_Parm_Sandwich.jpg

Our next Clucker Collaboration sandwich is with... Chef Sarah Grueneberg, chef and owner of Monteverde Restaurant & Pastificio, on the menu for one week only, Tuesday April 10th - Sunday April 15th! 

Spicy Chicken Parm Sandwich - Fried Chicken Strips, Calabrian Chile Pimento Cheese, Spicy Tomato Sauce, Basil, Buttery Bun
$11

$1 from every sandwich to go to Mercy House

Available for dine in, take out, and delivery.

Fried Chicken Ramen Back at HBFC -- Tuesday February 13 - Sunday February 18! 

ramen.JPG

Our favorite noodle and broth dish, HBFC-style, is back on the menu for one week only, Tuesday February 13th - Sunday February 18th! 

Get your bowl of Pimento Cheese Dashi, Fried Chicken, Egg Noodles, and Candied Jalapeño goodness!  And please take note: the ramen special runs during Valentine's Day week. What's more ♥ romantic ♥ than fried chicken atop of pimento cheesy broth and slurpy noodles? (Not much, as far as we are concerned.) 

Available for dine in, take out, and delivery.

Clucker Collaboration with Guest Chef Stephanie Izard - Tuesday Jan 23 - Sunday Jan 28

Girl_and_the_Chicken.jpg

Our next Clucker Collaboration sandwich is with... Stephanie Izard, chef and owner of Girl and the Goat and Little Goat!

We couldn’t be more thrilled to announce this flavor champion of a sandwich: The Girl and the Chicken

Fried Chicken Strips, Spiced Chicken Fat Yogurt featuring "This Little Goat went to Korea" Sauce, Pickled Red Onions, and Pickled Fresnos on a Sesame Bun (Pictured above in all of its glory.) - $11

This deliciousness starts Tuesday, January 23rd through Sunday, January 28th during regular HBFC business hours. Available for dine-in, takeout, and delivery via Caviar.

Bonus: $1 of every sandwich sold will go towards the Pilot Light charity

COMING SOON - Fried Chicken Ramen at HBFC

ramen.JPG

Our favorite noodle and broth dish, HBFC-style, is back on the menu for one week only, Tuesday February 13th - Sunday February 18th!

Get your bowl of Pimento Cheese Dashi, Fried Chicken, Egg Noodles, and Candied Jalapeño goodness!  

And please take note: the ramen special runs during Valentine's Day week. What's more ♥ romantic ♥ than fried chicken atop of pimento cheesy broth and slurpy noodles? (Not much, as far as we are concerned.)

Available for dine in, take out, and delivery. XOXO!

NYE Fancy Packs!

NYE Fancy Pack.jpg

We are now accepting advance PICK UP orders for our New Year’s Eve Fancy Pack! Please submit your pre-order request here!

If you’d like to order for DELIVERY, our delivery partner Caviar will start taking orders on Saturday December 24th. We’ll send a reminder, don’t ya worry!

Back for its second year on the scene, the HBFC NYE Fancy Pack is THE ultimate way (at least we think so) to celebrate the end of a crazy year and hopefully the start a great new one. This ain’t your standard HBFC fare: we are fancy-ing up our favorites for the occasion. The Fancy Pack is only available on NYE, and is available for pick up or delivery (SCORE! You don’t even need to leave the house on the busiest transport night of the year.)

Truffle Honey Butter to spread on your Honey Butter Fried Chicken and Cheddar Chive Corn Muffins? Duck Fat Smashed Potatoes? Bacon Pimento Mac n’ Cheese? YES PLEASE! Snickerdoodle Cream Cheese Filled Sandwich Cookies seal the deal.  

The fancy pack is only available for pick up at HBFC or Caviar delivery between 6pm - 9pm on NYE. Orders must be placed in advance. Pre-order pick up requests can be placed NOW by clicking here. Delivery orders can be placed starting Saturday December 24th.

Each package serves approximately 4 people and includes:

  • 8-Piece Fried Chicken with Truffle Honey Butter

  • 8 Cheddar & Chive Corn Muffins

  • Bacon Pimento Mac ’n Cheese with Caramelized Onions and Garlic Bread Crumbs

  • Duck Fat Smashed Potatoes with Saffron Country Gravy

  • Snickerdoodle Sandwich Cookies with Cream Cheese Filling

$95 per pack

We have a limited number of packages available so get your order early!
If you have any questions please email us at info@honeybutter.com.

Happy New Year!

 

Fried Chicken Fried Rice Take Out

fried_chicken_fried_rice.JPG

Yeah, that's right! Fried Chicken Fried Rice Takeout Night at HBFC is back! We are pleased to announce our next Fried Chicken Fried Rice Takeout Night on Monday December 11th from 5pm-9pm!

Fried Chicken Fried Rice Takeout Night Menu:

  • Fried Chicken Fried Rice with Country Ham, Peas, Pickled Red Onion, Miso, and Rice Cracker Crunch

  • Camchi Kimchi Egg Roll With Sesame Chili Sauce

  • Housemade Fortune Cookie

Date, Time, and Details:

• Monday December 11th - one night only!
• Location: Honey Butter Fried Chicken 3361 N. Elston Ave, Chicago IL, 60618
• Fried Chicken Fried Rice is open from 5pm to 9pm (or until we run out)!
• $16.95 per order includes fried rice, egg roll, and fortune cookie (items are not available a la carte).

• Full HBFC bar beverages are available for purchase while you wait.
• Please note: HBFC will not be open for regular food or service.