Banquets

Gioco boasts two intimate dining rooms, both impeccable choices for your next special event.

The ballroom:

The Ballroom with its vibrant, warm color and own bar, take you back to an era when ballrooms were celebrated with big bands and lavish setting. Draped in sleek green, soothing terracotta and dark wood panel, it is an ideal setting for cocktail parties, rehearsal dinners, business presentations, or family gatherings. It can seat 25-60 guests.

Speakeasy:

Speakeasy with its dark unfinished wall and disguised doors leading to the back alley straight the red train (To Escape). It offers seating for 8-32 guests. Imagine old world elegance with Chicago history and superb staff on hand for your every need. Speakeasy is the perfect setting for an impressive dinner or an intimate celebration.

For guests whose private dining needs require a larger space, Gioco main dining room is available for exclusive use. The elegant space can accommodate large parties, corporate events and receptions of any size with a maximum of 125 people.

Menus for the banquets:

$55 per Guest
Menu

Antipasti

Caprese
Buffallo Mozzarella and Ripened Tomatoes
w/ Basil and Evoo
OR
Zuppa Di Piselli
Fresh Pea Soup with Wild Mushrooms and Ricotta Dumplings
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Entree

Paccheri Al Pomodoro
Paccheri Pasta with the Simplest of Ingredients: Basil, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, and Tomato Sauce
OR
Salmone
Olive Oil Poached Salmon with a Basil-Pesto flavored Lemon-Butter Sauce
OR
Pollo Al Mattone
Brick Roasted Chicken Breast served with Wild Mushrooms and Mashed Potatoes
****

Dessert

Traditional Tiramisu'
OR
Torta Al Cioccolato
Chocolate Torte

$55 per Guest
Menu

Antipasti

Prosciutto E Melone
A 600 Day-Aged Prosciutto and The Best in Season Melon
OR
Calamaretti
Fried Baby Calamari served with Appropriate Garnish
****

Entree

Branzino
Roasted Mediterranean Sea Bass served with Grilled Vegetables
OR
Ossobuco Di Vitello
Braised Veal Ossobuco on a Saffron Risotto served with Fried young LeeksSauce
OR
Fettuccine Alla Bolognese
Egg noodles In the "Classic" Meat Sauce
****

Dessert

Gelati
Our Homemade Ice Cream
OR
Panna Cotta

$58 per Guest
Menu

Antipasti

Carne Cruda
Beef Carpaccio with Roasted Sweet Peppers
OR
Mozzarella in Carrozza
Fried Buffalo Mozzarella with Anchovy Butter
****

Entree

Linguine alle Vongole E Calamaretti
Clam and Baby Calamari, with a touch of Tomato Sauce
OR
Filetto Di Manzo
6 oz. Grilled Beef Filet, with garlic smashed potatoes
OR
Soglioletta
Pan roasted Filet of Lemon Sole Capers and Lemon Sauce
****

Dessert

Traditional Tiramisu
OR
Panna Cotta

$63 per Guest
Menu

Antipasti

Asparagi Bianchi E Granchi
White Asparagus with Quail Egg and Lump Crab Meat
OR
Stracciatella
The Italian Version of "Egg Drop Soup"; Made with Chicken Stock, Parmigiano and Egg
****

Entree

Risotto 4 Formaggi
Risotto with 4 of our Best Italian Cheeses
OR
Pesce Spada
Roasted Swordfish with Sicilian Caponatina
OR
Parmigiana
You choose: Chicken or Eggplant
****

Dessert

Frutti Di Bosco
Fresh Seasonal Berries
OR
Torta Di Formaggio
Our Cheesecake

$69 per Guest
Menu

Antipasti

Caesar
Classic Caesar Salad with Bagel Croutons and Parmigiano Slivers
OR
Ribollita
Tuscan-Style Minestrone
****

Entree

Risotto Di Mare
A Seafood Risotto made with Clams, Shrimp, and Calamari
OR
Filetto Di Manzo
6 oz. Grilled Beef Filet, with garlic smashed potatoes
OR
Pollo Al Mattone
Brick Roasted Chicken Breast served with Wild Mushrooms and Mashed Potatoes
****

Dessert

Traditional Tiramisu
OR
Chocolate Cake













Beverage Packages
Beverage Packages

Charges Based on Consumption
Non-inclusive of Sale tax or Gratuity

SODAS - $3.50
ICED TEA - $3.00
ASSORTED JUICES - $3.50
BOTTLED WATER - $ 7.00
DOMESTIC BOTTLED BEER - $5.00
& up IMPORTED BOTTLED BEER - $6.00
& up WELL DRINK - $6.00
& up PREMIUM DRINK - $8.00
& up SUPER PREMIUM DRINK - $9.00
& up TOP SHELF DRINK - $10.00 & up

MARTINIS - $11.00 & up (Available with premium, super-premium & top shelf bars ONLY). ALL CLASSIFICATIONS, PRICING & AVAILABILITY SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Bar Packages
Bar Packages

(Priced Per Person)
Non-inclusive of Sales tax or gratuity

Beer & Wine

1 hour package $25
2 hour package $30
3 hour package $40
4 hour package $50
Additional 1/2 hour $5

Premium Bar

1 hour package $30
2 hour package $40
3 hour package $55
4 hour package $70
Additional 1/2 hour $7

Beer & Wine Package includes: Domestic & imported beers, house wines, soft drinks & juices
Premium Package includes: Premium cocktails, martinis, amaros, house wines, select imported and domestic beers, soft drinks. Premium package does not include shorts.

House Wines
House Wines

(On Consumption)

White wine $35 per bottle
Red Wine $40 per bottle
Sparkling wine $40 per bottle

Open Bar: allows your guests to order from the full array of wines, beers and spirits. The final bar tab is based on consumption and is paid by the event host at the conclusion of the event.

Limited Open Bar: allows your guests to order from the specific selection of wines, beers and spirits that you have selected prior to the start of the event. The final bar tab is based on consumption and is paid by the event host at the conclusion of the event.

Cash Bar: requires guests to pay their own alcoholic beverages on consumption.

Liquor Classification
Liquor Classification

CALL: Smirnoff, Seagram's Vodka, Bacardi, Cuervo Gold, Canadian Club, Seagram's 7, Seagram's VO, Southern Comfort, Jim Beam

PREMIUM: Stoli, Beefeater, Tanqueray, Captain Morgan, Malibu, Myer's, J&B, Jack Daniels, Campari

SUPER PREMIUM: Ketel One, Bombay, Cuervo 1800, Crown Royal, Maker's Mark, Johnny Walker Red, Dewars, Jameson, Old Bushmill, Amaretto DiSaronno, Bailey's, Drambuie, Sambuca, Kahlua

TOP SHELF: Belvedere, Chopin, Grey Goose, Bombay Sapphire, Hendrick's, Tanqueray #10, Patron Silver, Knob Creek, Bakers, Glenlivet 12, Johnny Walker Black, Courvoisier VS, Chambord, Cointreau, Frangelico

***ABOVE SELECTIONS MAY VARY, DEPENDING ON AVAILABILITY.

MISCELLANEOUS:
***Available upon request only - pricing varies***


Cerbois VSOP, Daron XO, Courvoisier VS, Hennessy VS, Kelt VSOP, Cerbois Reserve, Pierre Ferrand Reserve, Remy VS, Pierre Ferrand Agnes, Pierre Ferrand Ambre Courvoisier XO, Delemain Versper, Hine Rare & Dry, Daron Fine, B&B, Balvenie 10, Glenmorangie 10, Glenmorangie 18, Macallan 12, Macallan 18, Glen Highland, Jameson 12, Booker's, Basil Hayden, Murray McDavid, Johnny Walker Black, Laphroaig, Chivas Regal Glenfiddich, Glenlivet, Don Julio Anejo, Don Julie Blanco