Class is in session on sushi basics at Shaw's Sushi School on Saturday, March 6. A cooking demonstration takes place from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., and the day includes a sashimi knife discussion, garnish decorations, a sashimi tasting and a wasabi tasting. At 12:45, a tempura express lunch will be served with pecan pie. The cost is $45 a person and reservations are required.
Shaw's Crab House is at 1900 E. Higgins Road, Schaumburg. Call (847) 517-2722 or visit shawscrabhouse.com.
Fox's on the Fox
A new restaurant serving up Chicago-style thin crust pizza is open in Batavia - and celebrating with food and drink specials through St. Patrick's Day in honor of the opening. Fox's on the River is located in the Kee & Chappell Dairy Building. An outdoor patio overlooking the river opens in May.
Fox's on the River is at 31 N. River St. in Batavia. Call (630) 326-9355 or visit foxsrestaurantsandpub.com.
Give and get
Bring a nonperishable food item to participating Wheeling restaurants during the month of March and get a complimentary food item. Help others who may be hungry and satisfy your own rumbly in your tumbly. Participating restaurants include Bob Chinn's Crab House, Buca di Beppo, Classic China, Edwardo's Natural Pizza, El Famous Burrito and more.
For a complete list of restaurants participating call (847) 459-2605 or visit www.dineglobalgivelocal.com.