Wildfire celebrates 15
Wildfire Lincolnshire celebrates 15 years with specials from its original 1999 menu. Between Monday, June 30, and Friday, July 4 try the likes of teriyaki chicken salad at lunch and tender roasted beef ribs at dinner. All Lettuce Entertain You frequent diners earn double points throughout the five-day celebration.
Wildfire Lincolnshire is at 235 Parkway Drive, Lincolnshire. (847) 279-7900 or wildfirerestaurant.com/lincolnshire.
Mojo's now open
Mojo's east coast eats recently opened in downtown Downers Grove. Think authentic Philly cheesesteaks, hoagies and hand-cut french fries. Soups, salads and kid favorites also on the menu. Open for breakfast and lunch, the East Coast-inspired eatery is owned by Molly and Jon Scoggin.
Mojo's east coast eats, 2758 Maple Ave., Downers Grove. (630) 796-2832 or mojoseastcoasteats.com.
Summer at Olive Garden
Olive Garden celebrates summer seasonal favorites from Florence, Italy, such as artichoke fritti (artichoke hearts lightly battered, fried and served with five-cheese marinara dipping sauce) for $6.49 and lasagna fresca with shrimp (hand-folded vegetable lasagna with sauteed shrimp, grilled tomatoes and sun-dried tomato sauce) for $15.29. For dessert, try vanilla panna cotta with strawberries for $5.29.
Olive Garden locations throughout the suburbs. Olivegarden.com.
-- Sara Hooker