Gibsons' summer specials
Gibsons Bar and Steakhouse announces new summer drink specials: $9 Brugal Rum mojitos on Mondays; $9 Tito's vodka cocktails and $10 Tito's martinis on Tuesdays; $9 Belvedere vodka cocktails, $10 Belvedere citrus pomegranate martinis and $10 Belvedere mango vodka cocktails on Wednesdays; $9 Grey Goose cocktails and $7 Bacardi Rum cocktails on Thursdays; $7 Absolut vodka cocktails and $9 Absolut citron vodka cosmopolitans on Fridays. And there are more.
Gibsons Bar and Steakhouse, 2105 Spring Road, Oak Brook. (630) 954-0000 or gibsonssteakhouse.com.
Max's sangria Saturday
Max's Deli celebrates summer this Saturday with free sangria all day. Throughout the summer, stop in on Wednesdays for half-priced wine and beer along with free s'mores making for the kids.
Max's Deli, 191 Skokie Valley Road, Highland Park. (847) 831-0600 or maxs-deli.com.
Need an Alibi?
The season gets off to tasty start at Alibi Bar & Grill, where summer specials are in full swing. On Wednesday, check out pulled pork sliders for $6.99 and Cruzan Rum cocktails for $4, among other options. Thursday, you can fill up with $5 burgers and fries. For another $5, you can pair that burger with a martini. Fridays brings all-you-can-eat fish fry for $8.99 between 5 and 9 p.m.; drink specials include $5 sangria and mai tais.
Alibi Bar & Grill, 12 N. 3rd Street St. Charles, (630) 443-0011 or ouralibi4u.com.
-- Sara Hooker