• 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • A WALK THROUGH THE FIELD OF FLOWERS

    Juliska’s newest pattern, Field of Flowers, is at Marcel’s this spring. Beautiful, durable, and perfect for your springtime table!

    A WALK THROUGH THE FIELD OF FLOWERS
  • 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
  • PALM IS THE NEW COLOR

    for this summer and partnered with the all new premium stainless steel, it is the most beautiful cookware in the world.  All from Le Creuset, the most trusted and treasured name in cookware, bakeware and more.

    PALM IS THE NEW COLOR
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

Events + Happenings

This Week: July 21st through July 27th

It’s Sidewalk Sale Week beginning Thursday 7/24 at 9 am!  The forecast is fantastic and so are the deals all throughout Glen Ellyn. We are amassing our merchandise to be marked down and it is something else! We will be taking markdowns you have never seen at Marcel’s before (up to 75%!) and while our tables outside will be overflowing with deals, the best of the best will be inside so make sure you see it all!
 
The Alliance of Downtown Glen Ellyn and the Chamber of Commerce have also put together three great days of activities and fun for the whole family. 
 
And of course it wouldn’t be a great week at Marcel’s without a full class schedule!
Here’s what’s happening in the kitchen this week:
Monday, July 21st through Thursday, July 24th 12:30 – 2:00 pm Hands On Mid Kids Camp: Cooking Techniques with Chef Jamie Bordoshuk Ages 9 - 11 $40 or $150 for all four days Sold Out!
 
Tuesday, July 22nd 6:30 – 8:00 pm Hands On Prep School: Perfecting Pickling and Preserving with Chef Kelly Sears $50 Seats Available
 
Thursday, July 24th 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On Herb Garden Entertaining with Chef Robin Nathan $80 Seats Available
 
Friday, July 25th 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On Ocean to Table with Chef Kelly Sears $80 Sold Out!
 
Come cook, create, and celebrate at Marcel’s!