NiX RESTAURANT AT MILLENNIUM KNICKERBOCKER HOTEL CHICAGO
EXPANDS WITH OUTDOOR TERRACE AND NEW LUNCH MENU
CHICAGO – (August 20, 2012) -- There is no better time of year than autumn in Chicago and the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel is taking advantage of this beautiful season by expanding its popular NiX Restaurant to provide outdoor seating. In addition to these 20 prime outdoor seats, the restaurant is introducing a new lunch menu. Situated in the Magnificent Mile amidst Chicago’s finest shops, museums and parks, NiX Restaurant is ideal for shoppers and leisure travelers as well as business lunches and dinners for the many professionals based in this desirable area.
Known for its American cuisine, NiX is also introducing a diverse and affordable new menu with a wide range of options to satisfy every palate from small dishes to house-made specialties. Blending local ingredients with innovative twists on classics, new menu items include but are not limited to:
- Veggie Flat Bread – with seasonal vegetables, mozzarella and oregano
- Soup’n’Sandwich – mini grilled cheese made with local cheddar cheese served with tomato bisque
- East & West Wings – with sriracha-yuzu marmalade or buffalo style
- The 163 Salad – with roasted pears, pecans, gorgonzola and fig-port vinaigrette served on greens
- NiX Club Sandwich – with roasted turkey, bacon, havarti and lingonberry-orange aioli on multigrain bread
- Cuban Panini – with shredded pork, ham, Swiss cheese, pickles and mustard;
- Goose Island ½ Chicken – chicken with goose island root beer BBQ glaze
- Entraňa Asada – skirt steak with chimichurri sauce
NiX Restaurant is open from 6:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday – Saturday; 6:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on Sunday and Monday. For reservations please contact (312) 867-7575 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago is located at 163 East Walton Place at North Michigan Avenue in Chicago, IL.
About Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel
The Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel is located in the heart of Chicago's famed Magnificent Mile within walking distance of most major attractions, shopping, top restaurants and nightlife. The Knickerbocker celebrates its 85th anniversary this year. This historic hotel offers stylish accommodations with luxury amenities, modern event facilities and gracious service. The hotel features 306 luxury guest rooms and suites, each with the finest amenities and decor. The Knickerbocker also provides the refined comforts of the Martini Bar and NiX Restaurant, perfect for light lunches or pre-dinner drinks. The hotel’s 18,000 square feet of meeting space includes the renowned 5,000 square-foot Crystal Ballroom featuring a gilded, 28-foot-high domed ceiling; two Tower Suite meeting rooms on the top floor; eight conference parlors; and an executive boardroom. For more information, visit http://www.millenniumhotels.com/millenniumchicago/ or call (312) 751-8100.
About Millennium Hotels and Resorts
Millennium Hotels and Resorts (MHR), established in the United States in 2000, is the North American arm of Millennium and Copthorne Hotels plc (MLC). The MHR portfolio includes 14 hotels in the U.S. and over 100 hotels worldwide including United Kingdom, Singapore, Qatar, France, Germany, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, UAE, Thailand, China, Iraq, Oman, Kuwait. U.S. hotels include: Millennium Broadway Hotel in the heart of Times Square, New York City, The Premier Hotel at the Millennium Broadway; Millennium UN Plaza Hotel, New York City; Millennium Hotel, Buffalo, New York; Millennium Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles; Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel, Chicago; Millennium Bostonian Hotel, Boston; Millennium Hotel, Minneapolis; Millennium Hotel, St. Louis; Millennium Hotel, Cincinnati; Millennium Harvest House, Boulder; Millennium Hotel, Durham; Millennium Alaskan Hotel, Anchorage; Millennium Scottsdale Resort and Villas; and the Millennium Maxwell House, Nashville. For further information on Millennium Hotels and Resorts, call 866-866-8086 or visit www.millenniumhotels.com.