• REGISTER FOR THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE PRACTICAL

    Create your registry for brides, grooms, everyday wishes and search for other registries here. Our staff can help you craft the right mix of everyday essentials and special heirloom worthy additions.
    As Seen on The Knot

    REGISTER FOR THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE PRACTICAL
  • EVENTS LIKE NO OTHER

    Gather with friends, family or colleagues to celebrate the special milestones that make life and work meaningful. Orchestrate the fresh unexpected gathering that no one can forget.

    Another fabulous cooking class and dinner last night at Marcel’s.  Your food, wine, service and class are all outstanding!!  – Don Newcomb, Chicago Gourmets

    EVENTS LIKE NO OTHER
  • LEARN, WATCH, DIVE IN AND EAT

    There’s a class tailored to your palate, global curiosity and social schedule. Register today to reserve your spot in the kitchen and at the table.

    Chef Lynn is a wonderfully warm and talented chef. She is a great representation for your store and makes Glen Ellyn a better place!
    -Class Participant

    LEARN, WATCH, DIVE IN AND EAT
  • A DOWNTOWN TO TREASURE

    Marcel’s is located in the heart of historic Glen Ellyn, Illinois at 490 Main Street.
    Welcome. Cook Create and Celebrate with us.

    “I decided that I will accept that there’s a heaven, if, when I get there, it looks like this store.”  – Ina Pinkney

    A DOWNTOWN TO TREASURE
  • LUXURIOUS GIFT GIVING

    Hand pick a bundle of beautiful from our shop for yourself or as a gift  for someone with discerning taste.  

    LUXURIOUS GIFT GIVING
  • THE MARKET AT MARCEL’S CULINARY EXPERIENCE

    There’s one More reason to love Marcel’s: our Market featuring the freshest, tastiest morsels we’ve collected for you.  Fine cheeses, select charcuterie, hand-twisted breadsticks and more are all waiting for you to load up in your basket.

    THE MARKET AT MARCEL’S CULINARY EXPERIENCE
  • BEST COOKING SCHOOL FOR DATE NIGHT

    Marcel’s Culinary Experience is featured in Chicago Magazine’s 2014 Best of Chicago.

    BEST COOKING SCHOOL FOR DATE NIGHT
  • 2014 Kitchenware Retailer of the Year

    and U.S. Global Innovator Award (gia) winner for independent kitchen retailers. 

    “Jill Foucré and her team have created a successful and thriving concept that combines the best brands of the housewares industry in a space that is warm and welcoming.” -Anna Wolfe, Editor-in-Chief of The Gourmet Retailer  

    2014 Kitchenware Retailer of the Year
  • Upcoming Events

    August 27-28: GLEN ELLYN FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS  Food, music and fun for the entire family at Lake Ellyn! Admission is free.
     
    September 2: SOUNDS ON THE STREET Celebrate late summer with free live concert on Main Street and sample the great tastes of Glen Ellyn from participating restaurants.
     
     
    Upcoming Events
  • Back to School

    From August 15th through August 31st, Marcel’s will donate 10% of your purchase at Marcel’s or Marché to the P.T.A. at your school of choice.

    It’s super simple — when you are checking out, give us the name of your school and at the beginning of September, we’ll send your school’s PTA or equivalent organization a check!

    Back to School

Events + Happenings

This Week: August 22nd – 28th

ENDOFSUMMERSALEThe Marcel’s kitchen is the hub of activity in the store and with your gardens and the farmer’s markets overflowing, it’s the perfect spot to take some time out, get new recipes, and learn how quick and easy cooking can simplify and streamline!

As always our class schedule for the week is listed below but we have three special opportunities to join us at our end of summer class sale.  Give us a call or sign up on line using thepromo codes listed for each class for 20% off your class registration.  Now that’s the way to wrap up your summer cooking!
 
Summer Flatbreads with Chef Jamie Bordoshuk  Tuesday, August 23rd Promo Code AUG23
The Market Table with Chef Kelly Sears  Friday, August 26th Promo Code AUG26
 
If you want to savor those summer flavors well into the fall and winter months, join us on Sunday, August 28th for “Eat What You Can, Can What You Can’t”Chef Kelly’s annual canning workshop where you will learn the tricks of the canning trade and leave with some treasures of your own!
 
Here’s what’s happening in our kitchen this week: 
 
Tuesday, August 23rd 11 am – 2 pm Free Demo Julie’s Salsa Three Ways
 
Tuesday, August 23rd 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On Summer Flatbreads with Chef Jamie Bordoshuk $75  Seats Available Use Promo Code AUG23 for 20% off!
 
Thursday, August 25th 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On Farmer’s Market Mixology with Chef Paul Lindemuth $85  Seats Available
 
Friday, August 26th 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On The Market Table with Chef Kelly Sears $85 Seats Available Use Promo Code AUG26 for 20% off!
 
Sunday, August 28th Noon – 5 pm Hands On Eat What You Can, Can What You Can’t with Chef Kelly Sears $80

 

 
Come Cook Create and Celebrate at Marcel’s!