Chef Sheerin Named New Executive Chef of Rockit

Chef Michael Sheerin has been named as the new Executive Chef of Rockit Bar and Grill! Chef Sheerin’s resume includes stints at both esteemed restaurants like Embeya and Cicchetti plus comfort food driven eateries like Three Floyds Brewpub. His new menu arrives to Rockit in January so stay tuned for the launch of Chef’s inspired new eats! Special thanks to Penny Pollack …

Billy Dec Stops by the Today Show to Make Chicken Chili Verde Fundido

Billy Dec stopped by the Today Show to cook up some fall football foods! Dec made Chicken Chili Verde with roasted tomatillos, jalapenos, garlic, cumin and a ton of other delicious and spicy seasonings! Always staying innovative, Dec showed how to turn this healthy chili dish into a cheesy nacho fundido perfect for tailgates this Bears season! Watch the segment …

Janet Jackson Tries Our Hummus After Sold-Out Show

After performing to a sold out crowd at The Chicago Theatre, Janet Jackson and her husband, Wissam Al Mana, visited Rockit Bar & Grill for dinner. They stayed for an hour and enjoyed  hummus and the turkey burger, respectively. Later that night, her dancers danced the night away at The Underground.  Also at The Underground for its EDW (Every Damn Wednesday) ...
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Nicole Richie and Joel Madden Spotted At Rockit

Guess who was spotted at Rockit Bar & Grill? New York Post Page Six Sightings featured Nicole Ritchie and Joel Madden: "Nicole Richie and Joel Madden having brunch at Rockit Bar & Grill in Chicago . . ." Read the full article at Page Six here. The Chicago Sun-Times also featured Ritchie and Madden: "While in town Richie and Madden also checked out the ...

Dining Chicago Features Rockit Brunch

While The Hampton Social is brand new, a River North mainstay has updated its menus to offer some new brunch options for diners. The new dishes at Rockit Bar & Grill are a mix of old Rockit fan-favorites and new innovations courtesy of Amanda Downing and Kevin Hickey. These include strawberry shortcake waffles with market strawberries and whipped cream; cinnamon ...
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The Kobe Beef and Black Angus Rockit Burgers were Readers’ pick for Best Burgers in the Nation

Food & Wine asked their Readers’ to pick the Best Burgers across the nation with Rockit Bar & Grill’s Kobe Beef and Black Angus burger representing Chicago. “The Kobe beef and Black Angus burgers at this River North restaurant have so many followers that the owners opened a dedicated burger restaurant in Lakeview.” Read the full article here.