CELEBRATE THANKSGIVING TRADITIONS AND CREATE NEW MEMORIES AT TRUMP INTERNATIONAL HOTEL & TOWER CHICAGO
CHICAGO – November 5, 2013 - On Thursday, November 28, visitors and Chicago residents alike are invited to give thanks at Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago. The team welcomes families and friends to continue time-old traditions, or begin new ones, by celebrating this festive day at the downtown Chicago hotel. Guests may indulge in the endless Thanksgiving brunch buffet at the Five-Star, Five-Diamond Sixteen, overseen by Executive Chef Thomas Lents, or choose to enjoy a specially prepared meal from the restaurant’s autumn menu. Guests planning a visit during the holiday season may view all the exciting happenings in this online guide.
Exceptional Holiday Dining
This year’s Thanksgiving offerings at Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago include brunch and dinner service for a festive holiday meal:
- Brunch at Sixteen
On Thanksgiving Day, Sixteen brings the year’s bountiful harvest to life by presenting a festive brunch from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. inside the stunning dining room, which affords breathtaking views of Chicago’s architectural landscape, the Chicago River and Lake Michigan. Guests can indulge in traditional Thanksgiving favorites and other specialty items during the festive brunch buffet.
An assortment of seasonal entrée specialties will abound, including Cider Braised Leg and Seared Breast of Poussin with caramelized pumpkin and toasted hickory nut hash, and Bay Scallop Gratin with buttery potato puree, parmesan and toasted brioche. The Carving Stations will serve popular mouth-watering items such as Roasted Heritage Breed Turkey Breast with giblet gravy and house made cranberry compote, and Garlic Roasted Prime Rib with jus, Dijon and horseradish cream. Guests may also enjoy a Raw Bar, where a selection of sushi, colossal shrimp, oysters, snow crab legs and Alaskan king crab will await, as well as other stations offering artisan cheeses and charcuterie; made-to-order omelets and pancakes; made-to-order risotto; and a Children’s Table laden with favorite Thanksgiving treats.
To complete Thanksgiving brunch at Sixteen, Executive Pastry Chef Patrick Fahy has prepared an array of seasonally inspired desserts to add sweet and spice to the holiday meal.
Thanksgiving brunch at Sixteen costs $148 per person and $35 for children 8 years and younger, exclusive of tax, alcohol and gratuity. Seating times are 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Reservations are highly recommended and may be made by calling (312) 588-8030.
- Dinner at Sixteen
Sixteen will be open for dinner beginning at 6 p.m., offering a warm and inviting setting for those looking to enjoy a celebratory evening meal. Executive Chef Lents will offer innovative items from the autumn menu, along with dessert creations presented by Executive Pastry Chef Patrick Fahy.
Ideal for a Thanksgiving feast, the seasonal menu at Sixteen commemorates harvest festivals and the tradition of gathering as a community to prepare for the cooler months ahead. A veritable feast of the senses, the sixteenth-floor dining room abounds with the best produce and product of the season, emblematic of opulent feasts and harvest-time revelry. Courses include small dishes arriving in stages showing the Bounty of Regional Harvests, communal presentations from Fruits of the Seasonal Labor and a series of dishes highlighting whole animals in The Fatted Slaughter before Winter.
Multi-course tasting menu offerings begin at $110 for Offerings from the Harvest, $150 for The Bountiful Table, and $210 for A Feast for Autumn. An á la carte menu is also available.
Multinight Stay Offer
For those guests seeking an extended visit this holiday season, Trump Chicago is offering a multinight discount of 25 percent off a three night stay when booked directly with the hotel. This option is ideal for families and friends planning a relaxing, home-away-from-home holiday retreat. Reservations may be made by calling (877) 45-TRUMP or by visiting www.trumpchicagohotel.com.
Located on the 16th Floor of Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago, Sixteen was designed by Ivanka Trump and Chicago-based architects Valerio Dewalt Train Associates. Featuring world-class, modern American cuisine from Executive Chef Thomas Lents and Executive Pastry Chef Patrick Fahy, Sixteen has received four-star ratings from Chicago magazine and the Chicago Tribune, a coveted star from the 2013 Michelin Guide, a Five-Star designation from the prestigious Forbes Travel Guide 2013, and a Five-Diamond rating from AAA in 2013. Sixteen serves breakfast daily from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m. and Sunday brunch from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Lunch is available Monday through Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Dinner is available daily from 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The Bar at Sixteen, as well as the adjoining Bridges Room, open daily at 11 a.m. and serve a casual bistro menu from 2:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. For reservations, please call (312) 588-8030. You may also visit Sixteen on Facebook, Twitter and on its recently launched blog, On Sixteen.
About Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago
Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago, located in the heart of the city at 401 N. Wabash Avenue, welcomed its first hotel guests in January 2008. The hotel, comprising floors 14-27 of a 92-story residential tower developed by the Trump Organization, features 339 luxuriously appointed guestrooms including one-, two- and three-bedroom suites; Sixteen, the Michelin-rated restaurant featuring the progressive American cuisine of Executive Chef Thomas Lents; The Spa at Trump® with 53 specially appointed spa guest rooms; the Trump Health Club; Rebar, a chic cocktail lounge; The Terrace at Trump and more. Designed by the noted architectural firm of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill with interiors by McGinley Design, Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago is a stunning addition to Chicago’s distinguished skyline. The hotel and restaurant were each awarded five stars by the esteemed Forbes Travel Guide in 2013. The property has also been recognized by Travel + Leisure as one of the top 5 hotels for business travelers in the "World's Best Awards" 2012 and named one of the “World’s Best Hotels” for 2013. For room and event reservations at Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago, call (312) 588-8000, (877) 458-TRUMP (7867). Click here to follow the hotel on Twitter. Click here to find the property on Facebook.
For information on owning a Residential Condominium or Hotel Condominium in Trump International Hotel and Tower® Chicago, please call (312) 644-0900. Prices start from the upper $400,000s.
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