Chicago Restaurant Week Registration Process

In order to participate in Chicago Restaurant Week 2018, you must complete Steps 1-3 by Tuesday, October 31, 2017.

Step 1 – Purchase participation in Chicago Restaurant Week 2018
If you have already purchased participation in Chicago Restaurant Week, skip to Step 2. If you are uncertain or have questions about your account, contact the Partnership Department at or 312-567-8461.

To purchase your participation in Chicago Restaurant Week:

  1. Log in to Partner Extranet
  2. Click on Benefits in the top navigation
  3. Scroll down to Additional Benefits/Information
  4. Select Participation in Chicago Restaurant Week
    • $350 for Premier/Ultimate Package Partners
    • $500 for Choice Package Partners
  5. Scroll down, enter credit card information and submit
  6. You will receive an email confirmation of your purchase
  7. Log out of Partner Extranet

Step 2 – Register

Please follow the below steps and complete the required fields.

  • Log in to Partner Extranet
  • Agree to participate in the American Express Consumer “Offer” by reviewing the American Express Participation Agreement and checking the box.
    • Agreement will show up as a pop up or click on the Sign American Express Agreement tab
  • You will be immediately directed to the Partner Record tab
  • Scroll down to the Amenities tab
  • Click on Restaurant Week highlighted in blue
  • Click Edit Amenities
  • Complete required information
  • Click Save

Please note: Your CRW menu(s) must be uploaded by Friday, December 1, 2017. Click here to view menu best practices.

You will receive a confirmation email once your registration has been completed.

Step 3 – Submit one $100 Dining Certificate / Gift Card (for each participating restaurant/location)

  • Must be valid through December 30, 2018
  • Must have a certificate number and signature
  • Certificate must be made out to "Bearer of Certificate" or left blank. Do not make it out to Chicago Restaurant Week or it will be returned
  • We will not accept scanned, emailed or handwritten certificates
  • All certificates must be mailed or hand delivered to:

Attn: Mayela Hobbs
Choose Chicago
72 E. Randolph St., 3rd Fl.
Chicago, IL 60601

*We strongly recommend use of certified mail or FedEx to ensure safe shipment and timely arrival. Contact Mayela Hobbs at or 312-567-8462 to arrange for hand delivery to our office. Choose Chicago is not responsible for the dining certificate/gift card until receipt.

Step 4 – Provide Your Photos (Optional):
Help us promote Chicago Restaurant Week on our social media, website and other promotional items by submitting photos of your Restaurant Week menu items, restaurant and/or chef. Provide photo credits and a brief food description with the photo submission. Email Yvette Jaskiewicz, Marketing Specialist at If you’re sending multiple high resolution photos, please send a download link via a file sharing service like Dropbox, WeTransfer, etc.

*Please note that your submission is taken into consideration but does not guarantee a post on our website or social media sites.   

If you have any questions regarding the registration process, please contact us at