• 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

    Sunday & Monday, the ENTIRE* store will be 20% off!  
    Raffles: Every day we have between 8 and 10 unbelievable raffle prizes!
    Tuesday – Saturday Spin the Wheel for Discounts
    Double M Rewards Points all Week
    Upcoming Events

Events + Happenings

This Week: September 25th – October 2nd

marcelscake5yearsthankyou1Happy birthday to us, happy birthday to us, happy birthday to u-us…  well, you know how it goes! We are bursting with excitement over our 5th anniversary on Monday, September 26th and we have a week of super fun celebrations that we know you will want to pop in for!  Better yet, the festivities start TODAY!
 
To kick off our celebration, today, September 25th and Monday, September 26th, the ENTIRE* store will be 20% off!  All day, both days and all for you! This applies to online class orders as well — use discount code 5YEAR20. We are open noon to 5 pm on Sunday and 10 am – 6 pm on Monday.
 
Then, here are the rest of the fun happenings:
Raffles: Every day we have between 8 and 10 unbelievable raffle prizes that were very generously donated by our vendors.  You will get a daily email to tell you what they are — you’re going to be blown away by the great stuff we have for you. On Sunday and Monday, for every $50 you spend (pre-tax, excluding gift cards), you get one raffle ticket and you can select which item(s) for which you want to be in the drawing.  Tuesday through Saturday, you get a raffle ticket for every $25 you spend! Drawings will take place at the end of each day and winners will be posted in the next day’s email and on Facebook. Bear with us on the daily emails – I promise to get back on our regular schedule next week!
 
Spin the Wheel for Discounts:  Tuesday through Saturday, If you spend $50 or more (pre-tax, excluding gift cards), you get a chance to spin the wheel for discounts of between 5% and 25% on your entire purchase!
 
Double M Rewards Points:  All purchases from Sunday through Saturday will earn double M Rewards points!
 
Classes and Demos:  As always, we have lots of fun things happening in the Marcel’s kitchen – check out the list below for details and join us! Sign up on Sunday or Monday and get 20% off!
 
We hope to see each and every one of you at some point this week so we can personally thank you for your support, your loyalty and friendship, and for the fun you bring to Marcel’s! We couldn’t do it without you and hope to be celebrating birthdays with you for a good long time. Come join us!
 
*Some exceptions apply.
 
Here’s what’s happening in our kitchen this week: 
 
Monday, September 26th 4 – 5:30 pm Hands On Mid Kids: After School Special: Up in Smoke with Chef Jamie Bordoshuk (Ages 9 – 11) $45  Seats Available
 
Tuesday, September 27th 11 am – 2 pm Free Demo Susan’s End of Summer Panzanella Salad
 
Wednesday, September 28th 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On Midday at Marcel’s: Best of Indian Summer with Chef Lynn Dugan $40 Seats Available
 
Wednesday, September 28th 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On Back to School: Pressure Cooker with Chef Robin Nathan $80 Seats Available
 
Thursday, September 29th 9:30 – 11 am Demo Morning at Marcel’s: Dinner Solutions with Chef Lynn Dugan $40 Seats Available
 
Saturday, October 1st 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On Celebrating the Crush: Tapas & Wines of Northern Spain with Chef Robin Nathan $90 Seats Available

 

Come Cook Create and Celebrate at Marcel’s!