Wine & Culinary

Preview the Newly Re-Imagined Spiaggia with Chef Tony Mantuano


Recently recognized as a finalist for the James Beard Foundation's Outstanding Restaurant Award, Spiaggia is considered one of Chicago's most iconic restaurants.

Your private evening with Chef Tony Mantuano will begin with a reception in the new Spiaggia Lounge where you will have the opportunity to enjoy specially selected wines, handcrafted cocktails and passed antipasti – featuring Italian inspired ingredients.

Following the reception, you will be escorted into the refreshed Spiaggia dining room, and treated to a four-course dinner which will highlight Chefs Tony Mantuano and Chris Marchino's innovative modern Italian cuisine. Each course will be paired with outstanding Italian wines selected by Sommelier Jason Carlen.

Most often recognized as one of the Champions on season two of Bravo's "Top Chef Masters," Chef Tony Mantuano is internationally regarded as an influential force in the culinary world.

Guests will also have the unique opportunity to hear Chef Tony share his experiences and culinary inspirations during a Question & Answer Session. The flavors of Spiaggia will follow guests home with each receiving a pre-signed copy of "The Spiaggia Cookbook." There will also be time to take photos with Chef Tony in order commemorate this special evening.

Experience Includes:

  • Antipasti Reception with Cocktails and Wine
  • Four-Course Dinner curated by Chef Tony Mantuano
  • Q&A and Photos with Chef Tony Mantuano
  • Pre-signed Copy of "The Spiaggia Cookbook"

Event Date:
Thursday - May 22, 2014

Event Schedule:
6:30 PM Reception
7:00 PM Dinner
8:45 PM Q&A with Chef Tony
9:30 PM Conclusion

Event Location:
Spiaggia
980 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611