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FIRST BITES BASH 2018

January 25, 2018 from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Aon Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier (600 E. Grand Ave.)

Thank you for attending First Bites Bash 2018! We hope you participate in Chicago Restaurant Week running citywide through February 8, 2018.

First Bites Bash is the official kick-off event for the 11th annual Chicago Restaurant Week, produced by Choose Chicago and hosted by Lee Wolen, executive chef and partner at Boka restaurant in Lincoln Park.  Held at the magnificent Aon Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier, savory and sweet food tastings were prepared and served by 60 of Chicago's most celebrated chefs and restaurants.

 

Lee Wolen
CHEF LEE WOLEN
In 2014, Wolen joined Boka Restaurant as Executive Chef/Partner. At Boka, Lee was named “2014 Chef of the Year” by Chicago Tribune and Eater Chicago, and was nominated for a James Beard Award for Best Chef: Great Lakes in 2016 & 2017. Boka has maintained a Michelin Star since 2014.

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For First Bites Bash or Chicago Restaurant Week inquiries:

restaurantweek@choosechicago.com