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The 13th Annual Chef Fest is SOLD OUT!




The 13th Annual Chef Fest is SOLD OUT!


ELMHURST – Tickets to the popular Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Guild’s Chef Fest 2013 sold out in record time. Those who picked up tickets when they went on sale last month will enjoy a wonderful evening full of delicious dishes prepared by the western suburbs’ most celebrated chefs, Hosted at Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace, proceeds from this annual fundraiser will benefit Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Projects and Programs. This culinary event will take place from 5:30 – 9 p.m. on Thursday, February 21.

A large variety of dishes will be generously provided by more than 30 chefs from local restaurant, bakeries and caters. “Chef Fest is a unique, annual tradition that provides attendees the opportunity to support Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare at the same time as they enjoy appetizing dishes from their favorite area restaurants, and get to sample new ones,” noted Sarah Diamond, Chairman of the 2013 Chef Fest.

The current list of Chef Fest 2013 participants includes:

  • Andresen’s Bakery, Bensenville
  • Buca Di Beppo, Lombard
  • Café Amano, Elmhurst
  • Capital Grille, Lombard
  • Ditka’s  Restaurant, Oak Brook
  • Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace
  • EMC Café, Elmhurst
  • EMH Starbuck’s, Elmhurst
  • Emilio’s Tapas, Hillside
  • Fitz's Pub, Elmhurst
  • Fitz’s Spare Keys, Elmhurst
  • Francesca’s Amici, Elmhurst
  • Gibson’s  Steakhouse, Oak Brook
  • Glen Prairie, Glen Ellyn
  • Greek Islands, Lombard
  • Grotto Italian Steakhouse, Oak Brook
  • Gulliver’s Pizza and Pub, Oakbrook Terrace
  • Hamburger Jones, Elmhurst
  • Harry Carey’s Italian Steakhouse, Lombard
  • Holy Mackerel!, Lombard
  • Jade Dragon, Bensenville
  • Miller’s Ale House, Lombard
  • Miss Dottie’s Pound Cake, Elmhurst
  • Mon Ami Gabi, Oak Brook
  • Park Tavern, Rosemont
  • Pinstripes
  • RA Sushi, Lombard
  • Ravioli Oli, Oak Brook
  • Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Elmhurst
  • Seasons 52, Oak Brook
  • Silverado, Elmhurst
  • Weber Grill, Lombard
  • White Pines Golf Club
  • Wildfire, Oak Brook

Couldn't get tickets to this event? Not to worry. The Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Guild hosts many events all year. For for more information, please call 331-221-4095.



About The Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Guild

The Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Guild was founded in 1929 and today has more than 400 members. Guild members help support Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare through volunteer services, fundraising and public relations. Funds raised by members of the Guild have provided Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare with state-of-the-art medical equipment, scholarships to teen volunteers planning health careers and subsidies to valuable community services, such as those in need of counseling or hospice to those facing terminal illness. To join the Guild, or for more information, please call 331-221-4095.

About Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare

Founded in 1926, Elmhurst Memorial Hospital today is Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare, a comprehensive health system with multiple locations and services designed to enhance the health of the communities and customers we serve. In June 2011, Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare opened a new, state-of-the-art acute care hospital. With 259 private patient rooms, a modern emergency department and technologically advanced surgical suites, Elmhurst Memorial Hospital incorporates the latest trends in healthcare facility design and is home to some of the area’s most advanced technology. For more information about Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare, please call CareMatch, our physician referral line, at (331) 221-2273, or visit our website at

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