Wickets' Arlington International dining deal
Now through the end of horse racing season, stop in Wickets after visiting Arlington Park and get a free flatbread when you show your park admission ticket to a server. Choose from six brick-oven flatbreads with flavors including bacon and grilled onions; tomato and fresh basil; and papaya, brie and caramelized red onion.
Wickets Bar and Grill is at 601 N. Martingale Road, Schaumburg. (847) 619-1400 or wicketsbarandgrill.com.
Yumz' seasonal froyo
Summer tastes like dreamsicle, Key lime, lemon custard sorbet, marshmallow, pina colada and root beer at Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt. The self-serve froyo joint offers 100-calorie, fat-free and gluten-free treats to beat the heat.
Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt has locations in Addison, Bolingbrook, Plainfield, South Elgin and Warrenville; opening in Palatine May 31. yumzfrozenyogurt.com.
New at Bakersfield
New lunch and dinner items have arrived at Bakersfield. Throughout the summer enjoy appetizers like the farmstand bruschetta, knuckle sandwich and prairie flatbread. Seasonal sandwiches include fancy grilled cheese, crispy fishwiches and a true "ham" burger. Or, try the duckwheat pasta or fat hen roasted chicken entrees. Bakersfield also serves brunch on Sundays and boasts a large patio.
Bakersfield is at 330 E. Ogden Ave. Westmont. (630) 568-3615 or bakersfieldrestaurant.com.