• 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • 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 + Happenings

This Week: October 27th through November 2nd

Anupy Singla, award winning journalist and best-selling author of The Indian Slow Cooker and Vegan Indian Cooking, returns to Marcel’s following the release of her newest cookbook, Indian for Everyone. Her latest opens up the pleasures of Indian cuisine for any home cook, regardless of dietary restrictions, level of expertise, or prior familiarity with Indian food. Join us for a bite and a glass of wine as Anupy demonstrates, talks about dishes from her new book and hosts a book signing. Books can be purchased in advance at either Marcel’s or The Bookstore. $30
 
Shine Handmade owner and St. Charles resident Janet Catlow continues to inspire us with her beautiful handmade table toppers and runners.  With a color palette and style for everyone, you have to get one for your kitchen, dining room, sideboard or all three!  On Sunday, November 2nd Janet will be at Marcel’s from noon to 5 pm with her expanded collection of one of a kind pieces.  All Shine Handmade will be 20% off this day only — don’t miss this special event!                           
 
Here’s what’s happening in our kitchen this week: 
Tuesday, October 28th 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Free Demo Teri’s Cuban Panini 
Tuesday, October 28th 6:30 – 9:00 pm Hands On Fall Soups and Stews with Chef Kelly Sears $65 Sold Out!
Thursday, October 30th 6:30 – 9 pm Hands On Don’t Be Scared with Chef Robin Nathan $80 Seats Available
Saturday, November 1st 12:30 – 2:00 pm followed by book signing Demo Indian for Everyone with Anupy Singla $30 Seats Available
 
Come Cook Create and Celebrate at Marcel’s!