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Glancer Magazine

EAT, DRINK & BE MINE ♥ Dining & Cocktailing Guide


This month Glancer Magazine invited local area restaurants to submit their specials for the month of February for Eat, Drink & Be Mine ♥ a special dining & cocktailing guide appearing online and in our February issue. We received a wonderful response with some truly remarkable deals that we hope you will love. Please consider supporting these area restaurants who are working hard to make your month memorable. Thanks for reading!


Daddio’s Diner

Valentine’s Weekend Special

by Daddio’s Diner

BATAVIA–Daddio's Diner is a retro neighborhood diner in the heart of Downtown Batavia. We are offering up a delicious array of Valentine's Specials for you to order and pickup to share with your loved ones!

Surprise your valentine with a "Light My Fire" Breakfast Bowl or our "Romeo & Juliette" Waffle, pictured here!


Call (630) 879-5299 to order and check out our website at for our full menu and more info!"

Daddio's Diner

134 W. Wilson St., Batavia • (630) 879-5299

Open for curbside pickup & family style catering

Tues-Fri 8am – 7pm

Sat-Sun 7am – 2pm



Valentine’s Date Night In a Box ♥ $85

Saturday, February 13

by Iron&Glass Romeoville and Happy Belly Chefs

ROMEOVILLE–Have a special Valentine’s

Weekend date at home! The Happy Belly Chefs have whipped up a lovely menu of 5 courses for two that we will pair with 5 beers that will be all packaged together in a box with handy instructions.


Grapefruit and Fennel Salad with Hazelnuts and Shave Paremsan with White Balsamic Dressing

Paired with an IPA

Roasted Chilled Shrimp with Smoky Cocktail Sauce

Paired with a Lager or IPA

Sun Dried Tomato Alfredo Manicotti with Mozzarella, Ricotta and Spinach

Paired with a Farmhouse

Sweet and Tangy Sicilian Brisket with Beer Braised Fennel and Onions

Paired with a Porter or Stout

Almond Cake with Bittersweet Chocolate Sauce and Poached Cherries

Paired with a Stout

Place your order at:

Head Over to I&G Romeoville on 2/13 anywhere between 3-6pm to Grab Your Date Night Box

632 S. Weber Rd, Romeoville, IL


Valentine's Dinner for Two

February 12-14

by Francesca’s Restaurants

CHICAGOLAND–Love is in the air at Francesca's this Valentine's weekend! Celebrate with a steak & lobster dinner for two catered by Francesca's, complete with salad, dessert & a complimentary bottle of wine. Order by Noon deadline on Thursday 2/11 for pick-up on Friday 2/12, Saturday 2/13 or Sunday 2/14 between 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.


Valentine’s Day Weekend

February 12-14 ♥ $35 Prixe Fixe

by SixtyFour - Wine Bar & Kitchen

NAPERVILLE–Enjoy Valentine's Day Weekend at SixtyFour! $35 Prix Fixe all weekend, or choose off of their regular menu. Plus, if you join us Sunday, get a complimentary glass of sparkling wine or beer!

SixtyFour - Wine Bar & Kitchen features 64 wines by the glass every day, 64 local craft beers, curated cocktails, a retail section, and a full lunch and dinner menu.

Menu available online. Reservations can be made at:

123 Water Street, Suite 105A, Naperville


Galentine’s Day ♥ Girlfriend’s Night Out • February 12

by Pizza & Culinary

LISLE–Grab your best pal and join us for cocktails and small bites as we celebrate friendship! We will enjoy drinks and bites with our besties as we learn new, fun recipes for your next get together, virtual happy hour, or your own Galentine's Day celebration!


• Smoked Salmon Cucumber Bites

• Ginger Snap and Blue Cheese Dip

• Dark Chocolate Brownies with

Raspberry Goat Cheese Swirl

• Raspberry Rose Fizz


Your chef instructor will teach the proper techniques to elevate your cooking.

You will work with other guests in a fun, hands-on environment led by our Chef Instructor.

Work from a recipe that was created for each specific class

Work others to prepare each dish from start to finish

Classes are roughly 2 to 2 1/2 hours, unless otherwise noted above, and each student will enjoy a full meal of what you created in class

Cooking classes are conducted in our state of the art Blue Star outfitted demonstration kitchen and each class is led by an experienced chef instructor.

Wine, beer and Soft drinks are for sale (sorry, no BYOB)

Students receive a 10% to shop before or after class


View More Details & Guidelines Online


Portillo’s Famous Chocolate Cake Dons Its “Lovely” Shape for Charity Partnership with No Kid Hungry

CHICAGOLAND–Portillo’s, the fast-casual restaurant brand known for its menu of Chicago-style favorites, proudly announces a new charity partnership with No Kid Hungry. Coinciding with Valentine’s Day, Portillo’s will offer its Heart-Shaped Chocolate Cake, a limited-time holiday spin on the brand’s iconic Famous Chocolate Cake ($15.99-$16.99, based on location).

As part of the partnership, Portillo’s will be donating $5 from each cake purchased – up to $25,000 – to No Kid Hungry. This charitable contribution will benefit No Kid Hungry’s mission to end child hunger in America by ensuring that all children get the healthy food they need every day to thrive.

The single-layer cakes will be available in restaurants from February 5-14. Portillo’s fans across the country can also purchase a Heart-Shaped Cake on The shop-n-ship cake retails at $43.99, which includes free two-day shipping, and is available to ship to all 50 states.

For more information on the restaurant, please visit or follow Portillo’s on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Customers can find the Portillo’s location nearest to them by visiting