Visual and Culinary Perfection
Growing up, I longed to visit the home of The Cosby’s. I’ve always dreamt of flying to New York, taking a taxi to Greenwich Village in Lower Manhattan and marveling at the exterior of the brownstone The … Read More »
Perfect Date Night at Merlo
I write this at my own peril as when I am no longer able to secure a table as a result of this review, I will have no one to blame but myself. This wonderful restaurant … Read More »
The Food was Amazing! A Perfect Night!
My wife and I have been wanting to try this as we had visited their restaurant on Halsted (now closed) and had a great experience.
We went for an early dinner on New Year’s Eve … Read More »
Customer Praise from Sugar Land, TX
I am still thinking about our meal! Our waitress was truly amazing and knew their cuisine/menu inside and out! The Buratta appetizer with candied onion, red peppers and pears was so delicious! The Taglioline paglia … Read More »
Merlo has always been known as one of the most romantic restaurants in Chicago. So you can imagine how excited we were when we were contacted by the Steve Harvey Show and asked to be featured in one of the … Read More »
“Palate Pleasing Places” A Collection of Historic and Unique Eateries and Distinguished Foods. By Nancy Slade
Check out Merlo on Maple’s article in the book, Palate Pleasing Places
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“COMING HOME TO MERLO ON MAPLE” Visionary Chef Silvia Marani shares a passion for her native Bolonga
We are excited to announce Chef Silvia’s featured article in the Fall/Winter 2013 edition of Chicago Dining Out Magazine!
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We’re constantly reminded how lucky we are to have the staff we have, and the latest praise to reach us comes from Karen, a recent Merlo on Maple diner. Here’s the letter she left for Jesse:
Thank you for excellent service … Read More »
Greg and Pam, residents of Cincinnati, Ohio, recently dined at Merlo on Maple and came away thrilled that they visited us. And we have to say, now matter how much new technology we fall in love with, we’ll always appreciate … Read More »
We are extremely proud to announce that our quaint Italian restaurant located in the Gold Coast of Chicago has recently been recommended in the 2013 Chicago Michelin Guide. This honor is reserved for an elite group of restaurants and hotels … Read More »