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Memorial Day at Ema

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend this year with a Mediterranean brunch at Ema! Grab your family and friends to enjoy the holiday under the ivy with favorites like House-Cured King Salmon, Bread Pudding French Toast, Kefta & Eggs, House-Yogurt & Granola and more! Reservations Recommended.

Mother’s Day

There’s no better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than at Ema, the restaurant name that translates to ‘mother’ in Hebrew! On Sunday, May 12, let mom sip on a mimosa and enjoy specials for the day including Ricotta Cheese Blintzes with strawberry tea, muscat grapes and mint and King Crab Salad with preserved lemon, avocado, cucumber and bell pepper vinaigrette. Mother’s Day specials are available during brunch from 11:30AM-3:00PM. Reservations are recommended.

James Beard Eats Week 2019

In honor of James Beard Week in Chicago taking place April 26-May 6, 2019, restaurants across the city will create Beard-Inspired dishes to celebrate. Show your support by dining at Ema and enjoy the House-Made Stracciatella with mighty vine tomatoes, croutons, shallots, sherry vinegar, basil. 

Celebrate Your Next Event at Ema!

Book your next event at Ema! Choose from various event packages for up to 200 people catered by Ēma for any special occasion. Contact emaparties@leye.com for private parties & group dining events, or click on GROUP DINING to learn more.

Don’t forget to ask about our new private event space, the River Room, in collaboration with Hyatt Place.  Choose from various event packages for up to 200 people catered by Ēma for your upcoming celebration, office meeting, rehearsal dinner or more.


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