If you're looking to celebrate after the 40th annual Bank of America Chicago Marathon with a mid-day feast, grab your friends and family and check out one of these delicious brunch spots, some of which have race day deals for participants.
Mercat a la Planxa
Mercat a la Planxan 638 S Michigan AvenuenCelebrate finishing the marathon with a culinary trip to Barcelona at Mercat a la Planxa. Take advantage of the weekend brunch menu until 3 p.m. or enjoy sangria, market-fresh seafood, traditional tapas and grilled steaks.
Chicago qn 1160 N Dearborn StreetnIndulge in a hearty brunch or some classic barbeuce to refuel after the marathon at this Savannah-style barbecue joint.
Pearl's Place Restaurant
Pearl's Place Restaurantn 3901 S Michigan AvenuenChow down on homestyle breakfast and savory soul food all day at Pearl's Place.
The Weather Mark Tavern
Weather Mark Tavernn 1503 S Michigan AvenuenThis nautical-themed tavern is located just south of Grant Park and provides a relaxed and casual setting for some post-marathon indulgence.
The Bongo Room
The Bongo Roomn 1152 S Wabash AvenuenIn addition to the South Loop, this relaxed breakfast and brunch restaurant offers two other locations in the city limits, giving customers three places to try the seasonal pancake specials and beloved croissant sandwich.
Weber Grill Restaurant Chicago
Weber Grill Restaurantn 539 N State StreetnNot far from the marathon course, Weber Grill Restaurant is offering a full $18 breakfast buffet for adults ($9 for kids) with everything from bacon and eggs to pancakes cooked to order.
Roanoke Restaurantn 135 W Madison StreetnBrunch begins at 8 a.m. at Roanoke Restaurant in The Loop, featuring marathon day deals on dishes like the Brown Butter French Toast and Porchetta Eggs Benedict, as well as morning cocktails like the Blood Orange Mimosa.
Lottie's Pubn 1925 W Cortland StreetnLottie's offers a special brunch menu every Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., but this Sunday is even more exciting for marathon diners. Any runners who show their bibs at Lottie's can cash in on refreshing post-race mimosas for $2.62, as well as 26.2 percent off the check for their entire party.