Burgerfest 2015!

Windy City Times Features Burger Fest

Burger Fest will take place at Rockit Bar & Grill in River North and Rockit Burger Bar in Wrigleyville on June 15-19. Selections include the Bahn Mi Burger ( 6/15 ), the Meatball Burger ( 6/16 ), the Chicken Tandoori Burger ( 6/17 ), the Green Chile Burger ( 6/18 ) and the Duck, Duck, Goose Burger ( 6/19 ). …


Today: Billy Dec Shares Ultimate Burger Tips, Recipe

As the man behind Chicago’s Rockit Burger Bar, among other restaurants, Billy Dec knows a thing or two about burgers — and, lucky for us, he’s willing to share his secrets. Here are Dec’s top tips for everything from shaping the perfect patties to grilling and serving, plus his out-of-sight recipe for a Green Chile Burger. Read the entire article …


The Mac Attack One of Six ‘Insanely Delicious Burgers’ Featured By Daily Dot

Although the Mac Attack was only available for a limited time at Rockit Burger Bar in Chicago, its genius was enough to make national headlines. It’s the perfect comfort food mashup for those cold Chicago winter nights. The only thing that would make this baby more intense? Loaded mac’n’cheese with bacon bits. Just saying. Read the entire article here.


Tuesday Eat. Drink. Do.: Hoo Ha Prom

Hoo Ha Prom Rockit Burger Bar 3700 N. Clark St. 773-645-4400 The prom-themed stand-up comedy show features prom photos, crowning of a king and queen and live music from Natalie Grace Alford. Drink specials include $3 PBR and $15 craft beer buckets. 8 p.m. $3 in advance, $5 at the door. Tickets: hoohacomedy.com Read the full article here.


Lakeside View: Enjoy National Burger Month at Rockit Burger Bar

Illinois Chicago is proving itself to be a culinary powerhouse — and the burger is a platform to showcase food creativity. If you happen to be headed to a Cubs game, you might want to fuel up for the game with a Mac Attack at Rockit Bar and Grill across from Wrigley Field. If you haven’t guessed what that is, …

Beer, Burgers, & Bourbon

Chicago Reader Features Beer, Burgers and Bourbon!

  Beer, Burgers, and Bourbon Mon 5/4, 7 PM Food Events Chef Amanda Downing prepares a five-course meal paired with cocktails from Knob Creek and specialty brews from Madison’s Ale Asylum. Read the entire article here.


Zagat: Insider’s Guide to the James Beard Awards

Can’t decide between the culinary showdown of the year and the boxing one? Newly reopened Rockit Bar & Grill hosts Beard & Boxing on Saturday from 7 AM to 3 PM, with a live broadcast of the boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao. In addition, chef Kevin Hickey will prepare a dining tour showcasing signature selections from the group’s restaurants …