The Stained Glass – 1735 Benson Ave., Evanston, IL, (847) 864-8600, thestainedglass.com You have to love the public transportation in Chgo. Mrs. Q says: no, there is not one piece of stained glass anywhere but a lovely place.
Q-tips say: Nice quiet restaurant with good food/drinks, ambiance and outstanding service. Celebrating our anniversary so we wanted to so to a restaurant that we don’t always go to – so went to Stained Glass. We shared: Tenderloin Steak Tartare – Shallots, Dijon mustard, cornichons, field greens, sriracha aioli, grilled toast points. Delicious and glad we shared. Entrees: The Mr. had Australian Rack of Lamb – Parmesan and white truffle Creme brûlée, Hollandaise, haricots verts, mint pesto. I had: Seared Diver Scallops -Pan seared diver scallops, Parmesan herb risotto, haricot verts and saffron beurre blanc.
Since they knew we were celebrating our anniversary, the waitress brought out the dessert menu and choose anything you want, one the house. So we decided to share one: Creme Brulee Sampler – Grand Marnier, mocha, Vietnamese cinnamon. Everything was delicious including the drinks and the glass of white wine that the Mr. enjoyed.