• 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

Events + Happenings

This Week: November 24th through November 30th

You know you need your knives sharpened — why not donate to a good cause while getting them in shape? Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday this week we will donate all proceeds from Knife Sharpening to the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry.  And Wednesday we will sharpen your knives while you wait!  $4 per blade, no serrated or scissors, please.

Wusthof has fantastic pre-Black Friday specials including the Classic serrated 3.5″ paring knife for $29.99, the 6″ cook’s knife for $49.99, and the 8 piece Stainless Steel steak knife set in the Rosewood box for $49.99!  These are going to fly out of here so get yours today!

Join us for the Glen Ellyn Holiday Walk on Friday from 5 – 9 pm.  We will continue our tradition of roasted tomato soup and mini-grilled cheese sandwiches with homemade Christmas cookies and hot cider.  It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

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

Tuesday, November 24th 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Free Demo Carolyn’s Roasted Sausage and Grapes 
Friday, November 28th 5:00 – 9 pm Glen Ellyn Holiday Walk presented by the Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce
Saturday, November 29th 6:30 – 9:00 pm Hands On Hacienda Holiday with Chef Paul Lindemuth $80 Seats Available
 
Come Cook Create and Celebrate at Marcel’s!