• 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

    Sat, July 2nd – Mon, July 4th: Glen Ellyn’s Fourth of July Celebration 
    Lake Ellyn Cardboard Regatta, Food Truck Picnic in the Park, Freedom Four-Mile Run, Parade & Fireworks 
     
    Sat, July 16th: Main Street will welcome you and your picnic basket, wine, chairs and friends to enjoy a day of the finest in Jazz music at JazzUp Glen Ellyn.  
    Upcoming Events

Events + Happenings

This Week: June 27th – July 3rd

And here we are at the week leading into the 4th of July!  Summer in Glen Ellyn is so great but this week is extra special with so many fun events. The festivities begin on Saturday, July 2, 2016 with spills and chills at the annual Lake Ellyn Cardboard Regatta and great food at the first Food Truck Picnic in the Park. On Monday, July 4th, enjoy a full day of activities, including the Freedom Four ® Four-Mile Run, Glen Ellyn’s 4th of July Parade, Afternoon Festivities and Glen Ellyn’s Grand Fireworks display. Check out all the details at www.glenellyn4thofjuly.org.

 

Need the perfect picnic box to take to the festivities? Check out the Picnic Boxes at Marché!  A box chock full of delectable cheese, meat, bread, and sweets with all of the tools you need to enjoy it on the run. Order yours online or give us a call!
 
Of course, we’re also here to support your celebrations with family and friends with the perfect table settings, hostess gifts, outdoor barbecue equipment, and snacks & treats galore.  Need more inspiration? Tune in to WGN (720 AM) at 2:30 pm on Sunday June 26th and hear our very own Dana Williams on the Frank Fontana show talking about how to make your table fabulous for the 4th or any time!

 

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

 
Tuesday, June 28th 11 am – 2 pm Free Demo Golden Chicken Breasts with Tomato-Avocado-Chile Salsa from Dinner at Home
 
Thursday, June 30th 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On Lake House Fish Grilling with Chef Paul Lindemuth $80 Seats Available
 
Thursday, July 7th 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On The Art of Grilling Meats with Chef Jamie Bordoshuk $80 Seats Available 
 
Friday, July 8th 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On The Best of Baja with Chef Robin Nathan $85 Seats Available
 
Come Cook Create and Celebrate at Marcel’s!