• 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
  • 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
  • A New Way to Midday!

    We’re setting the table for you! Experience a new way to “Midday” at Marcel’s. Enjoy a beautifully set table and a seasonal three-course lunch prepared and served by one of our chefs, all while taking away the tips and know-how to recreate the dishes at home! Current class offerings.

    A New Way to Midday!

Events + Happenings

This Week at Marcel’s: February 20th – 26th

Take a Break and Join us for Lunch!

Wednesday, February 22nd 
12:30 – 2:00 pm
$40
 
At winter’s intersection of healthy and hearty is vegetarian comfort food.  Soothing vegetarian meals rely on affordable ingredients such as hearty grains and vegetables and they couldn’t be more satisfying!  Join Chef Lynn for this meal at her chef’s table.
On the menu:
Ricotta and Spinach Dumplings with Sundried Tomato Basil Pesto
Slider Style BBQ Veggie “Joes”
Popcorn Brittle
 
Wine and Beer available for purchase by the glass
 
Come Cook Create and Celebrate at Marcel’s!