• REGISTER FOR THE BOLD, THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE PRACTICAL

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

    REGISTER FOR THE BOLD, 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
  • LUXURIOUS GIFT GIVING

    Hand pick a bundle of beautiful from our shop for yourself or as a gift  for someone with discerning taste.  Table and serveware from Michael Aram and Peterman’s Wooden Bowls…perfection!

    LUXURIOUS GIFT GIVING
  • 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
  • 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
  • INTRODUCING THE WORLD’S MOST COLORFUL STAINLESS STEEL

    Inspired by Le Creuset’s rich heritage of color and design, our radiant new cookware brings European craftsmanship and character—as well as our iconic three-ring detailing—to life in brilliant, high-performing stainless steel.

    INTRODUCING THE WORLD’S MOST COLORFUL STAINLESS STEEL
  • THE MARKET AT MARCEL’S CULINARY EXPERIENCE

    There’s one More reason to love Marcel’s: our new Market featuring the freshest, tastiest morsels we’ve collected for you. Delicious cheese, artisan salumi, specialty butters, fine wine, fresh baguettes and more!

    THE MARKET AT MARCEL’S CULINARY EXPERIENCE
  • 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
  • GLOBAL KNIVES: IN THE TRADITION OF THE SAMURAI SWORD

    Global is a family-owned business whose manufacturing includes old artisanal techniques which combine tradition with the latest technology to provide superior precision, performance, and durability.

    GLOBAL KNIVES: IN THE TRADITION OF THE SAMURAI SWORD
  • 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

Events + Happenings

This Week: November 17th through November 23rd

Don’t forget to put Tuesday, November 18th from 5 – 9 pm on your calendar for Ladies Night Out in downtown Glen Ellyn!  Shopping specials abound in over 25 stores with snacks and an adult beverage in most. Marcel’s and many other stores will be decorated for the holidays so get a jump on your Christmas shopping now!  Tickets are $15 and you can purchase them at Marcel’s or go to www.downtownglenellyn.com for a special discount coupon code! 
 
The first 50 customers to spend $25 or more at Marcel’s will receive a gift with purchase and for every $50 you spend, you will get a $10 coupon good at Marcel’s through November 26th.  That’s a 20% savings!  Bring your friends, go to the after parties at Bistro Monet and Fire + Wine and have a great time out on the town in Downtown Glen Ellyn!

Here’s what’s happening in our kitchen this week:

Tuesday, November 18th 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Free Demo Kelly’s Perfect Gravy 
Wednesday, November 19th 12:30 – 2:00 pm Demo Midday at Marcel’s: Fast Entertaining with Three Ingredients with Chef Paul Lindemuth $35 Seats Available 
Thursday, November 20th 6:30 – 9 pm Celebration Table (demonstration with dinner in the dining room) Beaujolais Nouveau Party with Chef Robin Nathan $80 Seats Available 
Friday, November 21st 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On Rich Winter Ales with Chef Kelly Sears $80 Seats Available 
Saturday, November 22nd 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Hands On Regional American Thanksgiving Bootcamp with Chef Jean True $100 Sold Out!
 
Come Cook Create and Celebrate at Marcel’s!