Celebrate Summer and Dine Out for a Good Cause at Blackfinn Ameripub

Wow! Blackfinn Ameripub is in full Summer mode. Look at these fabulous seasonal treats on the menu through August 10. Also, dine there and you'll be helping a great cause, Big Brothers Big Sisters. What are you waiting for?

Here's all the details from the inbox this week:

Let the summer Finn begin! Blackfinn Ameripub in River North Chicago (65 W. Kinzie Street) and Mt. Prospect (157 Randhurst Village Drive) are excited to announce the First Annual "Summer Fest @ The Finn" to celebrate all things summer with delicious food and cool drinks - all to benefit an amazing cause, Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Dive into an unforgettable summer at The Finn starting on Friday, June 27 through Sunday, August 10, 2014!

Dining Out For A Great Cause.
Summer Fest @ the Finn will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters and Blackfinn will donate $1 from every featured Summer Fest food item sold to the non-profit organization. Additionally, $1 from two featured Summer Fest cocktails sold also will be donated directly to the organization, which is one of the oldest and largest youth mentoring organizations in the United States.


A Summertime Twist On Blackfinn Fare.
The Summer Fest menu at Blackfinn showcases the quality, variety and value the restaurant has become known for. Focusing on refreshing and light seasonal ingredients, the Summer Fest menu includes:

Grilled Mahi
grilled garlic-lime mahi, served with summer corn salad and steamed broccoli - 19.99

Mango Avocado Shrimp Salad
glazed shrimp, field greens, romaine lettuce, diced mango, avocado, celery, red bell peppers, cucumbers and red onions, tossed with mango vinaigrette - 14.99

Blackfinn Ribeye
blackfinn's signature 14 oz. ribeye seasoned, broiled and basted to perfection with bbq butter, served with grilled asparagus and sweet potato mash - 26.99

Kickin' Creole Catch
seasoned and seared haddock with a sweet apple bbq glaze, served with sweet potato mash and steamed broccoli - 19.99


Take a Sip of Summer.
Raise a glass to sunny days and balmy nights with these refreshing cocktails during Summer Fest @ The Finn and $1 from each cocktail sold will be donated to Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Big Brother Margarita
1800 gold tequila, cointreau, lime juice and sour mix - 9

Big Sister Raspberry Margarita
jose cuervo silver tequila, triple sec, raspberry, lime juice and sour mix - 9

Guests who would like to linger a little longer on Blackfinn's patio can also fill up the restaurant's signature Big Boy growler with Sam Adams or Sam Adams Summer Ale. Throughout Summer Fest, Blackfinn will donate $20 from the sale of every limited-edition Summer Fest growler to Big Brothers Big Sisters up to $2,500.

In addition, no SPF is required to enter Blackfinn's weekly social media contests held on River North's Facebook and Twitter and Mt. Prospect's Facebook and Twitter throughout the duration of Summer Fest.