Dinner Intermission Dining Options
The concert from 3 – 9:30 p.m. offers a dinner intermission from 6:30 – 8:15 p.m. During this intermission you have the choice of joining our Viennese Dinner at Unity Temple/Unity House, or visit one of the three restaurants that generously sponsored our event: Winberie’s, Cooper’s Hawk, or Il Vicolo (more information below).
Authentic Viennese Dinner!
What better way to complete your Austrian cultural experience than enjoying an authentic Viennese dinner catered by no other than Google 4.3 star rated Eastgate Cafe. Enjoy your meal right in Unity Hall, steps from the concert venue (no need to brave January weather in Oak Park) with live piano pieces from the Schubert’s contemporaries performed by Peter Storms. To participate in this dining experience, be sure to purchase the concert ticket with dinner.
Wiener Schnitzel & Saftgoulash
Potatoes with Caramelized Onions
Baby Carrots (sautéed) with Dill Butter
Bratwurst and Sauerkraut
Austrian Potato Salad
Yellow Beans, Peas, Radish and Dill Salad
Mixed Greens Salad
Mohnnudeln (poppy seed noodles)
Traditional Linzer Cookies
Olya & Pat Dailey are more than just our wonderful caterers, they also run Eastgate Cafe. In addition to offering a wide variety of tasty dishes seven days a week in the Oak Park Arts District, this unique restaurant also offers high-quality catering services and private dining opportunities, perfect for birthdays, office parties, rehearsal dinners, and fundraising events. In addition, Eastgate Cafe sells books and gifts.
The cafe offers American- and European-inspired drinks, dishes and desserts in a warm, inviting atmosphere that can be felt the moment you walk through the door. You can even stop by for fun events that occur throughout the year.
To make a reservation at Eastgate Cafe, click here.
Winberie’s Restaurant & Bar (Concert Sponsor) – 151 N Oak Park Ave.
A short 3 minute walk west on Lake Street you can find Winberie’s Restaurant & Bar, a local, full service, casual concept serving Lunch, Dinner and Sunday Brunch. The restaurant offers freshly prepared cuisine at moderate prices. The Menu selection on January 27th will include some Austrian dishes that they’ve designed for Schubert Festival Oak Park. All menu selections are created from high quality fresh ingredients. The restaurant personality reflects the friendly, easy going mood of a stylish, neighborhood Bistro, with attentive service, in a relaxed atmosphere. A wide variety of wines, a full bar and a “classy, yet casual” aura makes them the perfect place to drop in for a meal, a brief afternoon indulgence or a late night cappuccino and dessert.
Click here to make your reservations today or call 708-386-2600
Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant (Concert Sponsor) – 950 Lake St.
Take a short 3 minute walk to Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant. This new Oak Park restaurant combines modern, casual dining with award-winning, handcrafted wines. Their menu features fresh contemporary-American fare infused with flavors from around the world. From appetizers to desserts, each dish on our menu is listed with a bin number to help guide you to your selection’s perfect wine match. Sourcing the highest quality grapes from the best vineyards around the world has earned Cooper’s Hawk a growing list of more than 200 wine awards. Most recently, Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants was selected as “Hot Concept 2010” winner by Nation’s Restaurant News and MenuMasters winner for the category of “Menu Trendsetter” in 2013.
Make your reservations today by clicking here or by calling 708-613-2999.
Il Vicolo Trattoria (Concert Sponsor) – 116 N. Oak Park Ave.
In less than 5 minutes you can walk to Il Vicolo Trattoria, an Italian restaurant featuring menu items ranging from fresh seafood entrees, to homemade pastas and pizzas. Influenced by traditional Neopolitan cuisine, Il Vicolo Trattoria offers a full sit-down experience with live music on the weekends, a patio, and entrees such as spaghetti con vongole, scaloppine di maiale ai funghi misti, and salmone alla griglia.
Il Vicolo Trattoria even offers gluten-free and whole wheat pasta options, providing Oak Park with fine Italian meals for everyone in the family. With a full bar and diverse wine list, you’re sure to enjoy a traditional Neapolitan meal provided with impeccable customer service.
Please call 708-386-5801 to make your reservations.