Hit up the all-you-can-eat fish fry every Friday at Caliendo's Restaurant and Bar and stay for the drinks: $5 Patron Silver shots and $3.50 Lienenkugal Seasonal pints. Weekend specials include $4 Stella drafts and $4 Patron Margaritas on Saturdays and half-priced bottles of wine and bucket specials on Sundays.
Caliendo's Restaurant and Bar is located at 0S050 Winfield Road, Winfield. (630) 690-1555 or caliendos.com.
Bikini Bottom's funday
Celebrate the weekly holiday of Sunday Funday at Bikini Bottom Bar and Grill. Drink specials include $3.50 Red Apples, $3.75 Bud Black Crown, $5.50 Racer 5, and $7 Rootbeer Beer, while supplies last. Play a game of bags -- free daily. Or try the new selection of craft beers.
Bikini Bottom Bar and Grill is at 105 W. Main St., West Dundee. (847) 836-8099 or bikinibottombar.com.
Biersch's drink makeover
Old drinks are getting a new twist at Gordon Biersch with recent additions to the drink menu. A couple of new cocktails join the beer-focused lineup: the honey basil collins made with Plymouth Gin, house-made honey syrup, basil and soda for $9; and the Veev Mule made with Veev Acai Spirit, fresh lime, mint and ginger ale, also $9. Additionally, the wine menu has expanded to feature 39 wines from five different countries.
Gordon Biersch Brewery and Restaurant is located at 630 E. Boughton Road, Bolingbrook. (630) 739-6036 or gordonbiersch.com.