Chef & Restaurant Line-Up

Thank you to all our restaurant partners for their commitment to Mac & Cheese Fest Chicago 2014. 

Below is a complete list of our 2014 chefs and restaurants with delicious mac & cheese.  

Click on the restaurant name to check out their menu and send them some cheesy smiles! We will do our best to update this list noting if the restaurant is still operating.

List updated July 22, 2015


10 Pin Chicago - Javier Avalos

676 Restaurant & Bar - Anthony Herve

American Junkie - Matt Wilde*

Bar Pastoral - Brooks Hart

Barn & Company - Pittmaster Gary Wiviott

Big G's Pizza - Jeronimo Gaytan

Black Rock Pub & Kitchen - Alex Labounty

Blackfinn Ameripub - Ted Prosk

Blue Star Bistro + Wine Bar - Antonio Bolanos*

BourBonQue - Kevin Whittier

Buzz Burgers, Barrels & Beer - Mara Milanovic

Carlucci Restaurant & Bar - Ricardo Casas

Carnivale - Rodolfo Cuadros

Chi-Town Eatery - Samuel Garcia

Chicago Q - Lee Ann Whippen

Connie's Pizza - Guilio Fulgenzi

Creative ConeceptsTuron Cummings

CRIO Bar & Restaurant - Daniel Carabajal

deca Restaurant + Bar Martin Knaubert

ESTATE Ultra BarMiguel Sanchez

Famous Dave's Daniel Specht

Farmhouse Tavern Eric Mansavage

Fatso's Last StandRobert W. Corbett

Fiesta Mexicana RestaurantsJenaro Clara

Five Star Bar Jonathan Meyer

Grange Hall Burger Bar

* Location closed


Halsted's Bar + Grill - Alex Ramos

Jake Melnick's Ryan Kikkert

JP Burkes Patio & TapDiego Cruz

Kitty O'Sheas - Mario Garcia & Mark Brand  2014 GOLDEN NOODLE WINNER

May St Cafe Mario Santiago

mEATJereme McGovern 

Municipal Bar Guillermo Tellez

Noodles & CompanyJasmin Jarlego

Orso's Restaurant Victor Flores

Park TavernJaime Cruz

Puffs of DoomRebecca Vanderkloot

Real Comfort American KitchenRay Parker & Benji Tomlinson

Rockit Bar & GrillAmanda Downing

RoSal's - Anival

Rudy’s Bar and GrilleKris Jares & Chris Spitzer

Schubas' Harmony Grill Conrad Oh

South Water Kitchen Roger Waysok

Stanley's Kitchen & TapHans Aeschbacher

State Restaurant Chicago - Juan Martinez 

Table Fifty-Two Reg Villalobos & Todd Hawkesworth

The Kerryman Bar & RestaurantDamo Moloney

The SouthernEric Michael

Ugly Mug CaféMik Wright

Via Carducci RestaurantsLuis Hernandez

Viand ChicagoMariela Bolanos