In typical form, Rocket Ranch productions went big for Labor Day weekend. Sadly, those specials end today, so get out to Rockit Bar & Grill or ¡AY CHIWOWA! before these dishes are just an amazing memory...for everyone else!
Rockit Bar & Grill
Ideal for sharing and available Sunday, September 1 – Monday, September 2, the Beer Can Chicken ($18) features a dry rubbed whole chicken roasted on top of a Tecate Beer can. Served whole, it comes with a side of creamy coleslaw, bourbon bacon baked beans and seasoned curly fries. Its the perfect way to say goodbye to summer.
Enjoy this dish for two on the patio, with $4 Corona and Corona Lights, $5 Mojitos, Margaritas, Mimosas and Bloody Marys, or $15 Vodka Lemonade Pitchers.
Rockit Bar & Grill is located at 22 W. Hubbard and is open Monday through Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Thursday and Friday 11:30 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 a.m.; and Sunday 10:30 a.m. to close. Saturday, brunch is served from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, brunch is served from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Valet parking is available during all hours of operation. For reservations or more information, call 312-645-6000 or visit www.rockitbarandgrill.com
Celebrate the end of summer with $15 Corona buckets and $5 in-house barrel-aged tequila shots, perfect for sipping on the hidden ¡AY CHIWOWA! patio.
Feast on house-made Elote, corn on the cob with melted butter, mayonnaise, cotija cheese and chile pekin ($5) and Tampiquena, 7 oz grilled beef skirt steak, 2 fried peepers, 2 grilled green onions, 2 green enchiladas, Spanish rice, refried beans, lettuce, sour cream and extra tortillas ($15).
For those celebrating late night, the secret off-menu specials that are only available after 10pm will hit the spot. Asada Nachos ($10), loaded with pico de gallo, sour cream, guacamole, jalapenos and cilantro, are the perfect way to soak up the tequila flights that you've been sipping all night, along with our Late Night Party Platter, which features a sampling of house made guacamole and chips, choice of 4 tacos, 3 bean taquitos and cheese quesadillas for $22 (normally $29).
¡AY CHIWOWA! is located at 311 W. Chicago Avenue and is open Tuesday – Wednesday from 5pm-12am, Thursday – Friday from 5pm-4am, Saturday from 5pm-5am. Closed Sunday – Monday. For more information, call 312-643-3200 or visit www.aychiwowa.com.